Colorado.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
40% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
85% 
Server
68% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.21 s
File size
59.00 kB
Words
348
Media files
15
Number of links
52 internal / 22 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home | Colorado.gov
The page title is too short. (192 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.colorado.gov/home
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en
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 is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
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
GeneratorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
HandheldFriendlytrue
MobileOptimizedwidth
viewportwidth=device-width, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0
langen
cleartypeon
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 348 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 27 words is high.
14.7% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 7 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
10 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
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)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Colorado: State & National Resources
H2 Cogov Now
H2 News
H2 Gov. Jared Polis
H2 Alerts
H2 Help Center
H2 Policies
H3 Search
H3 Contact Us
H4 Help for Workers During COVID-19
H4 Colorado PEAK®
H4 2020 Advance CO Procurement Expo
H4 Help CO Children Access Healthy Meals
H4 Colorado Census 2020
H4 Western Region One Source
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 amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 22 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.colorado.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
https://covid19.colorado.gov/External Subdomain Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Colorado: State & National Resources
https://www.colorado.gov/IMG-ALT Home
A-TITLE Home
http://www.colorado.gov/governorGovernor
/state-agenciesState Agencies
/government-branchesBranches of Government
/local-governmentLocal Government
/businesses-employersBusinesses & Employers
/business-resourcesResources
/jobs-trainingJobs & Training
/unemploymentUnemployment
/professional-licensesProfessional Licenses
/k-12-educationK - 12 Education
/higher-educationHigher Education
/family-resourcesFamily Resources
/civic-resourcesCivic Resources
/outdoor-activitiesOutdoor Activities
/leisure-activitiesLeisure Activities
/colorado-historyColorado's History
/state-informationState Information
/online-servicesOnline Services
/driver-servicesDriver Services
/state-agenciesText duplicate State Agencies
/online-servicesText duplicate Online Services
/cogov-nowExplore All
/cogov-nowText duplicate Explore All
/cogov-nowText duplicate Explore All
/cogov-nowText duplicate Explore All
/cogov-nowText duplicate Explore All
/cogov-nowText duplicate Explore All
https://www.colorado.gov/newsNews
/pacific/publicsafety/news/cdp...CDPS Statement on Legal Opinion Regarding Sex Offender Management Board Conflict of Interest Policies and Procedures
https://www.colorado.gov/newsSee All News
https://demography.dola.colora...External Subdomain Colorado Census 2020
https://dashboard.state.co.us/External Subdomain Governor's Dashboard
https://leg.colorado.gov/External Subdomain State Legislature
/submit-caseEmail
/submit-caseReport a Problem or Ask a Question
/apps/oit/directory/start.jsfState Employee Directory
/state-agenciesState Agency Directory
https://dola.colorado.gov/lgis/External Subdomain Local Government Directory
https://sipacoloradogov.maps.a...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Find government services near you
https://www.colorado.gov/gethelpExplore this interactive service
/apps/feedback/servlet/begin?a...IMG-ALT Leave feedback
https://www.colorado.gov/governorHomepage
/governor/contact-usContact
https://www.facebook.com/jared...External No Text
https://twitter.com/GovofCOExternal No Text
https://www.instagram.com/govo...External No Text
/sites/default/files/ERG_Maste...Emergency Response Guide
http://www.dhsem.state.co.us/e...External Subdomain Emergency Management
https://www.readycolorado.com/External Community Preparedness
http://www.dhsem.state.co.us/homeExternal Subdomain Homeland Security
http://www.cotrip.org/travelAl...External Travel Alerts
http://www.cotrip.org/roadCond...External Road Conditions
http://www.oit.state.co.us/oisExternal Subdomain Cyber Security
/state-agenciesText duplicate State Agencies
/apps/oit/directory/start.jsfText duplicate State Employee Directory
https://dashboard.state.co.us/External Subdomain Text duplicate Governor's Dashboard
/apps/oit/transparency/index.htmlTransparency Online Project (TOPS)
/registered-servicesRegistered Services
/apps/feedback/servlet/begin?a...Feedback
https://211colorado.communityo...External Subdomain 211 Health
http://www.wc211.org/External 211 Health Western Colorado
http://www.cotrip.org/home.htmExternal 511 Traffic
http://call811.com/External 811 Dig
/accessibility-standardsAccessibility
/legal-noticesLegal Notices
/linking-policyLinking Policy
/privacy-statementPrivacy Statement
/security-statementSecurity Statement
/supported-browsersSupported Browsers
https://www.facebook.com/Color...External A-TITLE Visit our Facebook Page
https://twitter.com/coloradogovExternal A-TITLE Visit our Twitter Feed

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.colorado.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.21 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 website loads 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (59 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateSun, 25 Oct 2020 14:38:09 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-length17378
set-cookie178 Characters
set-cookie205 Characters
servernginx
content-security-policydefault-src * 'unsafe-inline' 'unsafe-eval' data: blob:;
accept-rangesbytes
age20
cache-controlpublic, max-age=180
content-encodinggzip
content-languageen
etag"1603636308-0"
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
last-modifiedSun, 25 Oct 2020 14:31:48 GMT
link</home>; rel="canonical",</node/1>; rel="shortlink"
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
viavarnish
x-ah-environmentprod
x-cacheHIT
x-cache-hits10
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-drupal-cacheMISS
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
x-request-idv-d0ac9156-16ce-11eb-8512-932e5ebd9259
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/2

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Government. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 40,900 referring domains.
This website has 11,434,763 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 26,815 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

# robots.txt for http://www.colorado.gov/

User-agent: *
Disallow: /mining/ # still in production stage
disallow: /dpa/dhr/dhrredo # still in production
disallow: /csrc/test/ # still in production
disallow: /quarter #still in production
disallow: newpage1.html
disallow: newpage2.html
disallow: /cs/Satellite/Rev-Authenticated/
disallow: /archive/
disallow: /colorado-doing-business/
disallow: /colorado-get-involved/
disallow: /colorado-government/
disallow: /colorado-government-links/
disallow: /colorado-government-services-for/
disallow: /colorado-how-do-i/
disallow: /colorado-images/
disallow: /colorado-learning-education/
disallow: /colorado-living-here/
disallow: /colorado-online-services/
disallow: /colorado-government-services-for/
disallow: /colorado-working/
disallow: index-hm.html
disallow: google-search-results.html
disallow: lottery.html
disallow: social-media-twitter.html
disallow: social-media-facebook.html
disallow: social-media-facebook.html
disallow: state-bill-results.html
disallow: sub-agencies.html
disallow: /about-colorado/
disallow: /work/
disallow: /live/
disallow: /play/
disallow: /government/
disallow: /includes/
disallow: /registered-services
disallow: /images/
disallow: /search/site/
disallow: /js/
disallow: /graphic-transfers/
disallow: /cs/Satellite?blobcol=urldata&blobheader=application/pdf&blobheadername1=Content-Disposition&blobheadername2=MDT-Type&blobheadervalue1=inline;%20filename=601/432/CDOT-Policy-Directive-14.pdf&blobheadervalue2=abinary;%20charset=UTF-8&blobkey=id&blobtable=MungoBlobs&blobwhere=1224913536621&ssbinary=true
disallow: /contactcompass
disallow: /apps/dpa/k2c/
disallow: /pacific/ospb/*
disallow: http://coloradogovernor.migrate.acquia.com/governor/
disallow: https://cod82.prod.acquia-sites.com/governor

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
190

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

Search preview

www.colorado.gov
Home | Colorado.gov

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Gov70%Check
Colorado68%Check
in Colorado57%Check
Help43%Check
COVID-1943%Check
Polis40%Check
State40%Check
Center38%Check
Contact38%Check
News38%Check

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