Certificationmatters.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
78% 
Page quality
49% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
81% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.31 s
File size
55.30 kB
Words
447
Media files
13
Number of links
62 internal / 1 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Certification Matters | American Board of Medical Specialties
The length of the page title is perfect. (541 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Whether it’s dermatology, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, or any of the 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties, ABMS board certified doctors are skilled and knowledgeable, experts in their specialty, meeting a higher standard ...
The meta description is too long: 1473 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.certificationmatters.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
Alternate/Hreflang Links
(Somewhat important)
There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
(Somewhat important)
There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
(Somewhat important)
The domain name is very long.
The domain is no subdomain.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
(Somewhat important)
No parameters were found in the URL.
No session ID was found in the URL.
The URL does not have too many subdirectories.
Charset encoding
(Somewhat important)
The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

NameValue
robotsindex, follow, max-image-preview:large, max-snippet:-1, max-video-preview:-1
descriptionWhether it’s dermatology, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, or any of the 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties, ABMS board certified doctors are skilled and knowledgeable, experts in their specialty, meeting a higher standard ...
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article:modified_time2021-07-08T15:36:09+00:00
langen-us
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
og:localeen_US
og:typewebsite
og:titleCertification Matters | American Board of Medical Specialties
og:descriptionWhether it’s dermatology, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, or any of the 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties, ABMS board certified doctors are skilled and knowledgeable, experts in their specialty, meeting a higher standard ...
og:urlhttps://www.certificationmatters.org/
og:site_nameCertification Matters
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are only 447 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
32.7% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
10 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 15.8 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 19 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, maximum-scale=1, minimum-scale=1, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 9 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
(Nice to have)
No additional page markup was found.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Patients see Board Certification as a higher standard.
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Patients see Board Certification as a higher standard.
H3 Is My Doctor Board Certified?
H4 Certification Matters
H4 How to Choose a Doctor
H4 Medical Specialties
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some internal links have dynamic parameters. All internal URLs, which are not marked as nofollow, should not contain dynamic parameters.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
There are 1 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.cdc.gov/coronaviru...New window External Visit the Centers for Disease Control for the latest COVID-19 information and check your hospital’s website.
/IMG-ALT Certification Matters
A-TITLE Certification Matters
/find-my-doctor/Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/about/About
/about/Anchor Board Certification
/about/Anchor Board Certified Doctors
/about/Anchor The Highest Standard
/about/Anchor ABMS
/about/on-the-covid-19-front-l...On the COVID-19 Front Lines
/find-my-doctor/Tools
/find-my-doctor/Find my Doctor
/faqs/FAQs
/resources/Resources
/boards/Specialty Boards
/board/allergy-immunology/Allergy and Immunology
/board/anesthesiology/Anesthesiology
/board/colon-rectal-surgery/Colon and Rectal Surgery
/board/dermatology/Dermatology
/board/emergency-medicine/Emergency Medicine
/board/family-medicine/Family Medicine
/board/internal-medicine/Internal Medicine
/board/medical-genetics-and-ge...Medical Genetics and Genomics
/board/neurological-surgery/Neurological Surgery
/board/nuclear-medicine/Nuclear Medicine
/board/obstetrics-gynecology/Obstetrics and Gynecology
/board/ophthalmology/Ophthalmology
/board/orthopaedic-surgery/Orthopaedic Surgery
/board/otolaryngology-head-and...Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery
/board/pathology/Pathology
/board/pediatrics/Pediatrics
/board/physical-medicine-rehab...Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
/board/plastic-surgery/Plastic Surgery
/board/preventive-medicine/Preventive Medicine
/board/psychiatry-neurology/Psychiatry and Neurology
/board/radiology/Radiology
/board/surgery/Surgery
/board/thoracic-surgery/Thoracic Surgery
/board/urology/Urology
/contact/Contact
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/about/on-the-covid-19-front-l...READ THEIR STORIES
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Is My Doctor Board Certified?
/find-my-doctor/board certified
/faq/how-do-i-search-my-doctor...New window Learn more
/faq/how-do-i-search-my-doctor...New window Text duplicate Learn more
/faq/what-does-a-doctors-last-...New window Text duplicate Learn more
/faq/how-do-i-search-my-doctor...New window Text duplicate Learn more
/?cs=1Clear Search
/about/Certification Matters Board certification provides a structured process for doctors to stay up to date after completing medical school and initial specialty ...
IMG-ALT ribbon
/faqs/How to Choose a Doctor Knowing if a doctor is board certified is important when choosing a doctor. Our search tool helps you make informed decisions. Learn M...
IMG-ALT CM search icon
/boards/Medical Specialties Doctors earn board certification in 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties. Learn more about the Boards that certify them. Learn More
IMG-ALT CM boards iconb
/Home
/about/Text duplicate About
/about/on-the-covid-19-front-l...Text duplicate On the COVID-19 Front Lines
/find-my-doctor/Text duplicate Tools
/boards/Text duplicate Specialty Boards
/contact/Text duplicate Contact
/find-my-doctor/Is My Doctor Board Certified
/policies/Policies
/sitemap/Site Map

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.certificationmatters.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.31 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This page loads 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 19 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A Content Delivery Network like Google Hosted Libaries can save bandwith for the JQuery files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (55 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
connectionKeep-Alive
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
link<https://www.certificationmatters.org/wp-json/>; rel="https://api.w.org/"
link<https://www.certificationmatters.org/wp-json/wp/v2/pages/45>; rel="alternate"; type="application/json"
link<https://www.certificationmatters.org/>; rel=shortlink
transfer-encodingchunked
content-encodinggzip
varyAccept-Encoding
dateWed, 04 Aug 2021 06:48:44 GMT
serverLiteSpeed
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statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 1,577 referring domains.
This page has 734,674 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 1,212 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

User-agent: Twitterbot
Disallow:
Allow: /wp-content/uploads/*

User-agent: Googlebot-Image
Disallow: /*.jpg$
Disallow: /*.jpeg$
Disallow: /*.png$
Disallow: /*.gif$

User-agent: *
Disallow:

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
1,336

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

www.certificationmatters.org
Certification Matters | American Board of Medical Specialties
Whether it’s dermatology, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, or any of the 40 specialties and 87 subspecialties, ABMS board certified doctors are skilled and knowledgeable, experts in their specialty, meeting a higher standard ...

Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Board Certification86%Check
Certification86%Check
Board86%Check
Certification Matters77%Check
Board Certified72%Check
Doctor Board Certified69%Check
Board Medical68%Check
American Board67%Check
higher66%Check
Higher Standard66%Check

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