Comptia.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
69% 
Page quality
71% 
Page structure
66% 
Link structure
47% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.00 s
File size
82.90 kB
Words
1074
Media files
31
Number of links
191 internal / 15 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
(IT) Information Technology Certifications | CompTIA IT Certifications
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 615 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Start or grow your career in IT with an IT certification from CompTIA. Find everything you need to get certified - from exploring certifications to training to taking your exam.
The meta description is too long: 1051 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.comptia.org/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
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)
The alternate link to the page itself is missing.
An alternate link incorrectly contains an URL with a relative path.
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
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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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 1074 words. That's ok.
27.1% 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.
16 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 15.32 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 12 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1.0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 21 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
3 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.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
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...iteicons/iconstore.svg?sfvrsn=bf78c82b_2Shopping Cart
...ns/a0-get-the-most.svg?sfvrsn=14417d78_2Why Renew?
...ons/d0-submit-ceus.svg?sfvrsn=83fe8fed_2Choose CE Path
...r-template_600x200.jpg?sfvrsn=71514297_2No alt attribute provided
...ge/security-top-en.png?sfvrsn=2874db3e_2CompTIA Security+ Launch
...ngimproved-toplayer.png?sfvrsn=e9b146b_2Plus Means More. Now more than ever. Certify from home with online testing to open the door to an IT career.
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Get the skills you want and employers need.
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
There are 27 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Get the skills you want and employers need.
H1 Get Involved with CompTIA Today
H1 Our Most Popular Resources
H2 The Top 10 in 2020: Most Popular Articles of the Year
H2 SolarWinds Orion Hack...A Cybersecurity Wake-Up Call
H2 What Is Containerization, and What Does Penetration Testing Have to Do with It?
H2 4 Ways to Make Your Tech Business Stronger in 2021
H2 Is a Cybersecurity Specialization Right for You?
H2 Industry Insights: Top 10 Technology Business Resources for 2020
H2 Who's Hiring for IT Jobs in the United States?
H3 Why Renew?
H3 Submit Your CEUs and Renew
H3 Registered Users
H3 CompTIA Pro
H3 Corporate Membership
H3 Public Sector
H3 Latest CompTIA Blog Posts
H3 Certification
H3 Association
H3 Philanthropy
H3 Government Relations
H3 Partners
H4 What Is a DDoS Attack?
H4 What Is Cybersecurity?
H4 What Is Cloud Computing?
H4 IT Industry Outlook
H4 Take 10% off your next purchase.
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.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are 15 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.comptia.org/homeIMG-ALT CompTIA
https://www.comptia.org/join-nowJoin Now
https://www.comptia.org/about-usAbout Us
/contact-usContact Us
https://help.comptia.org/hc/en...External Subdomain Help
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https://www.comptia.org/homeEnglish
https://www.comptia.org/de/startGerman
/pt/pagina-inicialPortuguese
/es/pagina-principalSpanish
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Search
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Menu
https://my.comptia.org/External Subdomain Login
https://store.comptia.org/External Subdomain Store
IMG-ALT Shopping Cart
/certificationsCertifications
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/certificationsText duplicate Certifications
/certifications?level=coreCore
/certifications/it-fundamentalsITF+
/certifications/aA+
/certifications/networkNetwork+
/certifications/securitySecurity+
/certifications?level=infrastr...Infrastructure
/certifications/cloudCloud+
/certifications/linuxLinux+
/certifications/serverServer+
/certifications?level=cybersec...Cybersecurity
/certifications/cybersecurity-...CySA+
/certifications/pentestPenTest+
/certifications/comptia-advanc...CASP+
/certifications?level=addition...Additional Professional
/certifications/cttCTT+
/certifications/cloud-essentialsCloud Essentials+
/certifications/projectProject+
/certifications/become-a-subje...Overview
/certifications/become-a-subje...How to Apply
/certifications/become-a-subje...Currently Recruiting
/certifications/become-a-subje...Current CompTIA SMEs
/certifications/become-a-subje...Refer a Friend
/certifications/4-steps-to-cer...4 Steps to Certification
/certifications/which-certific...Which certification is right for me?
/certifications/comptia-digita...CompTIA Digital Badges
https://www.comptia.org/trainingTraining
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.comptia.org/trainingText duplicate Training
/training/by-certificationBy Certification
/training/by-certification/aCompTIA A+ Training
/training/by-certification/net...CompTIA Network+ Training
/training/by-certification/sec...CompTIA Security+ Training
/training/by-certification/caspCompTIA CASP+ Training
/training/by-certificationView All Certs
/training/self-studySelf-Study Tools
/training/certmaster-learneLearning
/training/certmaster-labsVirtual Labs
/training/certmaster-practiceExam Prep
/training/booksCompTIA Books
https://www.comptia.org/trainingVideo Training
/training/classroom-trainingInstructor-Led Training
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/training/comptia-training-str...CompTIA Custom Training
/training/classroom-training/c...CompTIA Training & Career Services
/training/resourcesTraining Resources
/training/practice-questionsPractice Test
/training/exam-objectivesExam Objectives
/training/resources/book-samplesCompTIA Book Samples
/training/training-partnersCompTIA Authorized Partner Program
https://www.comptia.org/testingTesting
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.comptia.org/testingText duplicate Testing
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/testing/testing-options/take-...In-Person Exams
/testing/testing-options/take-...Online Exams
/testing/exam-vouchers/exam-pr...About Exam Pricing
/testing/exam-vouchers/buy-examBuy Exam Vouchers
/testing/testing-policies-proc...About Testing Policies
/testing/test-policies/exam-de...Exam Development Process
/contact-us/comptia-exam-secur...Exam Security Hotline
/continuing-educationContinuing Education
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/continuing-educationText duplicate Continuing Education
/continuing-education/why-renewIMG-ALT Why Renew?
/continuing-education/why-renewText duplicate Why Renew?
/continuing-education/submitIMG-ALT Choose CE Path
/continuing-education/submitSubmit Your CEUs and Renew
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/continuing-education/learn/ov...Text duplicate Overview
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/continuing-education/learn/ce...Continuing Education Fees
/continuing-education/learn/ea...Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
/continuing-education/learn/re...Multiple Renewals
/continuing-education/learn/do...DoD Employees and Contractors
/continuing-education/chooseChoose Your Renewal Path
/continuing-education/choose/r...Renew with a Single Activity
/continuing-education/choose/r...Renew with Multiple Activities
/continuing-education/choose/r...What Renewal Options Are Available to You?
https://www.comptia.org/eventsEvents
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.comptia.org/eventsText duplicate Events
/events/all-events/Text duplicate Events
/events/all-events/All Events
/events/view/comptia-communiti...CompTIA Communities & Councils Forum
/partnersummitPartner Summit
/channelconChannelCon
https://www.comptia.org/emeaEMEA Member & Partner Conference
/events/view/comptia-pti-cyber...PTI Cyber Leader Summit
/events/webinars/Upcoming Webinars
/events/webinars/on-demandOn Demand Webinars
/events/podcastsPodcasts
/events/channel-training/Channel Training
/events/industry-events/Industry Events
/events/archives/Event Archives
https://www.comptia.org/emeaNo Text
https://www.comptia.org/resourcesResources
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.comptia.org/resourcesText duplicate Resources
https://www.comptia.org/resourcesTrends & Analysis
/resources/aiArtificial Intelligence
/resources/big-dataBig Data
/resources/blockchainBlockchain
/resources/business-of-technologyThe Business of Technology
/resources/cloud-computingCloud Computing
https://www.comptia.org/resourcesNo Text
/resources/computer-networksComputer Networking
/resources/cybersecurityText duplicate Cybersecurity
/resources/dronesDrones
/resources/internet-of-thingsInternet of Things
/resources/it-career-centerIT Career Center
/resources/it-support-and-help...IT Support and Help Desk
/resources/it-workforceIT Workforce
/resources/smart-citiesSmart Cities
/resources/vr-arVR/Augmented Reality
/content/comptia-career-roadmapCareer Roadmap
/content/lp/it-certifications-...Certifications and Jobs
/content/it-salary-calculatorIT Salary Calculator
/content/lp/ziprecruiterFind A Job
https://www.comptia.org/blogCompTIA Blog
/resources/comptiaworld-magazineCompTIA World
/career-changeCareer Changers
/membershipMembers
https://www.comptia.org/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/membershipText duplicate Members
/membership/it-proIT Pro and Student
/membership/it-pro/pro-members...Professional Membership
/membership/it-pro/student-mem...Student Membership
/membership/it-pro/join-as-a-b...Basic Student Membership
/membership/it-pro/student-mem...Scholarships & Awards
/membership/it-pro/student-mem...Chapters
/membership/corporate/Corporate
/membership/membership-benefitsBenefits
/membership/communities-and-co...Communities & Councils
/membership/membership-recogni...Member Recognition
https://www.comptia.org/join-nowText duplicate Join Now
https://www.comptia.org/advocacyAdvocacy
/advocacy/membership/benefitsText duplicate Benefits
/advocacy/membership/join-nowText duplicate Join Now
https://www.comptia.org/about-usText duplicate About Us
/contact-usText duplicate Contact Us
https://help.comptia.org/hc/en...External Subdomain Text duplicate Help
https://www.comptia.org/membersText duplicate Login
https://store.comptia.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate Store
/certifications/securityIMG-ALT CompTIA Security+ Launch
A-TITLE CompTIA Security+ Launch
/content/lp/plus-means-moreIMG-ALT Plus Means More. Now more than ever. Certify from home with online testing to open the door to an IT career.
A-TITLE COVID-19 Response: Voucher Extensions, New Remote Testing OptionsD
/testing/pay-laterIMG-ALT covid-text
A-TITLE COVID-19 Response: Financing Affirm
/certifications/aLearn More
/certifications/networkText duplicate Learn More
/certifications/securityText duplicate Learn More
/training/classroom-training/c...A-TITLE CompTIA Tech
/join-now/registerSign Up
/membership/it-proLearn more
https://www.comptia.org/join-nowText duplicate Sign Up
/advocacy/membershipText duplicate Learn More
/content/guides/what-is-a-ddos...What Is a DDoS Attack?
IMG-ALT ddos-handbook-thumbnail
/content/articles/what-is-cybe...What Is Cybersecurity?
IMG-ALT what-is-cybsersecurity
/content/articles/what-is-clou...What Is Cloud Computing?
IMG-ALT what-is-cloud-computing
/content/research/it-industry-...IT Industry Outlook
IMG-ALT CompTIA IT Industry Outlook 2020 Thumbnail
/blog/best-articles-of-IT-care...The Top 10 in 2020: Most Popular Articles of the Year The most read articles of 2020 showcase how the IT community has come together in unprecedented times. ...
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/solarwinds-orion-hack-a-...SolarWinds Orion Hack...A Cybersecurity Wake-Up Call As the dust settles on the Solar Winds Orion cyberattack, it's clear that the IT industry needs to take ...
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/containerization-and-cyb...What Is Containerization, and What Does Penetration Testing Have to Do with It? While containers should help increase your security profile, that doesn't mea...
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/4-ways-to-make-your-tech...4 Ways to Make Your Tech Business Stronger in 2021 In 2020, all businesses were required to respond to new and unprecedented challenges. As we approach the n...
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/Cybersecurity-specializa...Is a Cybersecurity Specialization Right for You? Cybersecurity teams are developing and becoming more specialized to fill many different cybersecurity needs....
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/industry-insights-top-10...Industry Insights: Top 10 Technology Business Resources for 2020 It was a busy year for CompTIA's communities, Industry Advisory Councils, and research team....
IMG-ALT Image
/blog/Companies-hiring-for-IT-...Who's Hiring for IT Jobs in the United States? IT pros continue to be in demand - even amidst a pandemic. But who is hiring, and where? We turn to CompTIA Te...
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/terms-and-conditionsNew window Terms of Use
/privacy-statementNew window Privacy statements
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https://www.comptia.org/newsroomNewsroom
/contact-usText duplicate Contact Us
https://www.comptia.org/blogBlog
https://www.facebook.com/comptiaExternal IMG-ALT facebook
https://www.twitter.com/comptiaExternal IMG-ALT twitter
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External IMG-ALT linkedin
https://www.youtube.com/comptiaExternal IMG-ALT youtube
https://www.instagram.com/comp...External IMG-ALT instagram
/certificationsCompTIA IT Certifications
https://store.comptia.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate Store
https://www.certmetrics.com/co...External Account Login
https://www.comptiatech.org/External CompTIA Tech Career Academy
/membershipCompTIA – The IT Industry Association
https://www.creatingitfutures....External Creating IT Futures Foundation
https://www.comptia.org/advocacyCompTIA Public Sector
https://partners.comptia.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate CompTIA Authorized Partner Program
https://www.comptia.org/sitemapSitemap
/terms-and-conditionsTerms of use
/privacy-statementPrivacy Statement
/trademarksTrademarks
/privacy-statementNew window Text duplicate Privacy Statement

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.comptia.org/"
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 of 1.00 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 12 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (83 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 15,160 referring domains.
This website has 697,536 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 11,720 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

No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
7,593

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

Search preview

www.comptia.org
(IT) Information Technology Certifications | CompTIA IT Certificati...
Start or grow your career in IT with an IT certification from CompTIA. Find everything you need to get certified - from exploring certifications to training to taking your exam.

Most important keywords

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Get68%Check
CompTIA Tech67%Check
CompTIA Training66%Check
CompTIA Security65%Check
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CompTIA Blog62%Check
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