Faa.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
80% 
Page structure
93% 
Link structure
17% 
Server
64% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.42 s
File size
47.10 kB
Words
1214
Media files
10
Number of links
223 internal / 31 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Federal Aviation Administration
The length of the page title is perfect. (248 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The Federal Aviation Administration is an operating mode of the U.S. Department of Transportation.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (590 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
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There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
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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
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The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
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The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
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The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 1214 words. That's ok.
16.1% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
11 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 11.5 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 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The amount of tags is very high (25). We recommend using a maximum of 24 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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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)
Federal Aviation Administration
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
There are 28 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 Federal Aviation Administration
H2 News Stories
H2 Regulations and Guidelines
H2 Recent Regulations and Guidelines
H2 Pack safe
H2 Look Up N-Numbers
H2 Check Airport Status and Delays
H2 Highlights
H2 Top Requests
H2 @FAANews
H2 Featured Topics and Events
H2 Get Important Info/Data
H2 Review Documents
H2 Learn About NextGen
H2 Visit Other FAA Sites
H2 Work at FAA
H2 Web Policies
H2 Government Sites
H2 Contact Us
H3 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information from the FAA
H3 Fly Safe: Addressing GA Safety
H3 FAA Projections Show Strong U.S. Air Travel Demand
H3 FAA to Implement Denver Metroplex Project This Week
H3 Orders
H3 Notices
H3 An N-number can be in any of these formats
H3 N-numbers do not have
H3 Follow us on Twitter
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 too many external links (31) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Skip to page content
https://www.transportation.gov/External United States Department of Transportation
IMG-ALT D O T triskelion
https://www.transportation.gov...External About DOT
https://www.transportation.gov...External Our Activities
https://www.transportation.gov...External Areas of Focus
https://www.faa.gov/FAA Home
https://www.faa.gov/jobs/Jobs
https://www.faa.gov/news/News
https://www.faa.gov/about/About FAA
/quick_reference/A–Z Index
https://www.faa.gov/other_visit/FAA for You …
https://www.faa.gov/pilots/Pilots
https://www.faa.gov/mechanics/Mechanics
https://www.faa.gov/travelers/Travelers
https://www.faa.gov/uas/UAS Operators
https://www.faa.gov/education/Educators and Students
/other_visit/consultants_contr...Consultants and Contractors
https://www.faa.gov/other_visit/All Visitors
https://www.faa.gov/Federal Aviation Administration
IMG-ALT FAA seal
https://www.faa.gov/aircraft/Aircraft
/aircraft/air_cert/Aircraft Certification
/aircraft/safety/Aircraft Safety
/aircraft/gen_av/General Aviation & Recreational Aircraft
/aircraft/repair/Repair Stations
https://www.faa.gov/airports/Airports
/airports/airport_compliance/Airport Compliance
/airports/acrp/Airport Cooperative Research Program
https://www.faa.gov/airports/aip/Airport Improvement Program (AIP)
/airports/airport_safety/Airport Safety
/airports/engineering/Engineering, Design, & Construction
/airports/environmental/Environmental Programs
/airports/airport_development/Major Airport Development
/airports/news_information/News & Information
https://www.faa.gov/airports/pfc/Passenger Facility Charge (PFC) Program
/airports/planning_capacity/Planning & Capacity
/airports/resources/Resources
/airports/runway_safety/Runway Safety
/airports/alaskan/Alaskan Region
/airports/central/Central Region
/airports/eastern/Eastern Region
/airports/great_lakes/Great Lakes Region
/airports/new_england/New England Region
/airports/northwest_mountain/Northwest Mountain Region
/airports/southern/Southern Region
/airports/southwest/Southwest Region
/airports/western_pacific/Western-Pacific Region
https://www.faa.gov/air_traffic/Air Traffic
/air_traffic/by_the_numbers/Air Traffic By The Numbers
/air_traffic/publications/Air Traffic Plans and Publications
/air_traffic/community_involve...Community Involvement
/air_traffic/environmental_iss...Environmental Reviews
/air_traffic/flight_info/Flight Information
/air_traffic/international_avi...International Aviation
/air_traffic/nas/National Airspace System
/air_traffic/obstruction_evalu...Obstruction Evaluation
/air_traffic/separation_standa...Separation Standards
/air_traffic/technology/Technology
/data_research/Data & Research
/data_research/accident_incident/Accident & Incident Data
/data_research/aviation_data_s...Aviation Data & Statistics
/data_research/aviation/Aviation Forecasts
/data_research/commercial_spac...Commercial Space Data
/data_research/funding_grant/Funding & Grant Data
/data_research/passengers_cargo/Passengers & Cargo
/data_research/research/Research
/data_research/safety/Safety
/licenses_certificates/Licenses & Certificates
/licenses_certificates/airline...Air Carrier and Air Agency Certification
/licenses_certificates/aircraf...Text duplicate Aircraft Certification
/licenses_certificates/airmen_...Airmen Certification
/licenses_certificates/airport...Airport Certification
/licenses_certificates/commerc...Commercial Space Transportation
/licenses_certificates/medical...Medical Certification
/licenses_certificates/vintage...Vintage & Experimental Aircraft Program
/regulations_policies/Regulations & Policies
/regulations_policies/advisory...Advisory Circulars (ACs)
/regulations_policies/airworth...Airworthiness Directives (ADs)
/regulations_policies/faa_regu...FAA Regulations
/regulations_policies/forms/Forms
/regulations_policies/handbook...Handbooks & Manuals
/regulations_policies/notices_...Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Orders & Notices
/regulations_policies/pilot_re...Pilot Records Database
/regulations_policies/policy_g...Policy & Guidance
/regulations_policies/rulemaking/Rulemaking
/regulations_policies/temporar...Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFRs)
/training_testing/Training & Testing
/training_testing/training/Training Resources & Guides
/training_testing/schools/Schools
/training_testing/testing/Airman Testing
/training_testing/faa_academy/FAA Academy
https://www.faa.gov/coronavirus/Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information from the FAA
https://www.faa.gov/coronavirus/Text duplicate Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information from the FAA
/news/updates/?newsId=95277Fly Safe: Addressing GA Safety
/news/updates/?newsId=95277Text duplicate Fly Safe: Addressing GA Safety
/news/updates/?newsId=95273FAA Projections Show Strong U.S. Air Travel Demand
/news/updates/?newsId=95273Text duplicate FAA Projections Show Strong U.S. Air Travel Demand
/news/updates/?newsId=95271FAA to Implement Denver Metroplex Project This Week
/news/updates/?newsId=95271Text duplicate FAA to Implement Denver Metroplex Project This Week
/regulations_policies/advisory...Advisory Circulars
/regulations_policies/airworth...Airworthiness Directives (AD) — Current Only
/regulations_policies/faa_regu...Federal Aviation Regulations (FAR)
https://www.faa.gov/forms/Text duplicate Forms
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Text duplicate Orders & Notices
/regulations_policies/rulemaki...Recent Rulemaking Documents
https://tfr.faa.gov/tfr2/list....External Temporary Flight Restrictions (TFR)
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Advisory Circulars
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Airworthiness Directives
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Forms
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Orders and Notices
/regulations_policies/advisory...Design of Aircraft Deicing Facilities
/regulations_policies/advisory...Mentoring Training for Pilots in Command
/regulations_policies/advisory...Leadership and Command Training for Pilots in Command
/regulations_policies/advisory...Sharing Aircraft Operating Expenses in Accordance with 14 CFR § 61.113 (c)
/regulations_policies/advisory...Hazardous Wildlife Attractants on or near Airports
/regulations_policies/advisory...All Advisory Circulars
http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_...External Airbus SAS Airplanes
http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_...External Bombardier, Inc., Airplanes
http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_...External Yabor[atilde] Ind[uacute]stria Aeron[aacute]utica S.A. (Type Certificate Previously Held by Embraer S.A.) Airplanes
http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_...External Pratt & Whitney Turbofan Engines
http://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory_...External Rolls-Royce, Deutschland Ltd. & Co. KG (Formerly Rolls-Royce plc) Turbofan Engines
/regulations_policies/airworth...All Airworthiness Directives
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.i...Inventory of Snow Removal Equipment
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.i...Letter of Intent (LOI) Application Financial Template
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.i...AIRCRAFT REGISTRATION APPLICATION
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.i...All-Cargo Air Activity Report
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.i...Airman Written Test Application
/forms/index.cfm/go/document.l...All Forms
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Control of Power and Space, and Environmental Interfaces at En Route Air Traffic Control Facilities
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Charted Visual Flight Procedures
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Air Traffic Safety Oversight
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Cooperation with Law Enforcement Agencies
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Operational Priority for MEDEVAC Flights
/regulations_policies/orders_n...Currency Requirement Adjustment
/regulations_policies/orders_n...All Orders and Notices
/hazmat/packsafe/For a Safe Start, Check the Chart!
/hazmat/packsafe/resources/Resources for Passengers
/hazmat/what_is_hazmat/What are Dangerous Goods?
/v_ondemand/ASH_200_Pack_Safe_...Download the video.
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor N-number format
https://www.faa.gov/uas/Drones/​Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor ◀ Browse Delays
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Text duplicate ◀ Browse Delays
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Text duplicate ◀ Browse Delays
https://www.faa.gov/Anchor Text duplicate ◀ Browse Delays
https://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa...External All flight delay information
https://www.faa.gov/about/budget/Budget Information
https://www.faa.gov/jobs/Jobs at FAA
/about/office_org/headquarters...Chief Counsel Practice Areas
/pilots/rights/Pilot's Bill of Rights
/about/plans_reports/Strategic Plans, Performance & Financial Reports
/data_research/accident_incident/Accident and Incident Data
/licenses_certificates/airmen_...BasicMed
/about/office_org/field_office...Flight Standards District Offices (FSDO)
https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/P...External Notices to Airmen (NOTAMs)
https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory...External Type Certificate Data Sheets (TCDS)
/exit/?pageName=@FAANews&pgLnk...@FAANews
/exit/?pageName=#FAA&pgLnk=htt...#FAA
/exit/?pageName=#marketsurvey&...#marketsurvey
/exit/?pageName=t.co/A9NsstyFI...t.co/A9NsstyFIJ
/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Apr 2
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/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 2
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/exit/?pageName=#COVID19&pgLnk...Text duplicate #COVID19
/exit/?pageName=@Surgeon_Gener...@Surgeon_General
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/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 2
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/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 2
/exit/?pageName=@NWSAWC&pgLnk=...Text duplicate @NWSAWC
/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 2
/exit/?pageName=@NWSAWC&pgLnk=...Text duplicate @NWSAWC
/exit/?pageName=Apr 2&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 2
/exit/?pageName=#GeneralAviati...#GeneralAviation
/exit/?pageName=#pilot&pgLnk=h...#pilot
/exit/?pageName=t.co/rpFrrrmEI...t.co/rpFrrrmEIP
/exit/?pageName=Apr 1&pgLnk=ht...Apr 1
/exit/?pageName=#COVID19&pgLnk...Text duplicate #COVID19
/exit/?pageName=t.co/pt3rH4nbk...t.co/pt3rH4nbk6
/exit/?pageName=Apr 1&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 1
/exit/?pageName=#FAA&pgLnk=htt...Text duplicate #FAA
/exit/?pageName=#AirTrafficCon...#AirTrafficControl
/exit/?pageName=#COVID19&pgLnk...Text duplicate #COVID19
/exit/?pageName=t.co/1JrDxZAxx...t.co/1JrDxZAxx1
/exit/?pageName=Apr 1&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 1
/exit/?pageName=@RoadDogTrucki...@RoadDogTrucking
/exit/?pageName=Apr 1&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 1
/exit/?pageName=#ICYMI&pgLnk=h...Text duplicate #ICYMI
/exit/?pageName=#COVID19&pgLnk...Text duplicate #COVID19
/exit/?pageName=t.co/8OxtecWIM...t.co/8OxtecWIMS
/exit/?pageName=Apr 1&pgLnk=ht...Text duplicate Apr 1
/exit/?pageName=Follow&pgLnk=h...Follow
https://www.faa.gov/space/Go for Launch! FAA.gov/space
https://faadronezone.faa.gov/External FAA​DroneZone
/about/initiatives/safe_charte...Safe Air Charter
/uas/recreational_fliers/New Information for Recreational Drone Flyers
/data_research/accident_incident/Text duplicate Accident & Incident Data
/air_traffic/flight_info/aeronav/Charting & Data
https://www.fly.faa.gov/flyfaa...External Flight Delay Information
https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory...External Supplemental Type Certificates
https://rgl.faa.gov/Regulatory...External Text duplicate Type Certificate Data Sheets (TCDS)
/regulations_policies/handbook...Aircraft Handbooks & Manuals
/airports/runway_safety/diagrams/Airport Diagrams
/regulations_policies/handbook...Aviation Handbooks & Manuals
/regulations_policies/handbook...Examiner & Inspector Handbooks & Manuals
https://www.faa.gov/guidance/FAA Guidance
/nextgen/what_is_nextgen/What is NextGen?
/nextgen/how_nextgen_works/How NextGen Works
/nextgen/where_we_are_now/Where We Are Now
/air_traffic/community_involve...Text duplicate Community Involvement
https://www.faa.gov/nextgen/cip/Commitments, Implementation, and Plan
https://amsrvs.registry.faa.go...External Subdomain Airmen Inquiry
https://amsrvs.registry.faa.go...External Subdomain Airmen Online Services
https://registry.faa.gov/aircr...External N-Number Lookup
https://www.faasafety.gov/External FAA Safety Team
https://www.faa.gov/mobile/FAA Mobile
https://faa.custhelp.com/External Subdomain Frequently Asked Questions
/jobs/career_fields/Careers
https://faaco.faa.gov/External Contracting Opportunities
https://faa.usajobs.gov/External Subdomain Job Announcements
/jobs/new_employee_onboarding/New Employee Onboarding
https://www.transportation.gov...External No FEAR Act
/exit/?pageName&pgLnk=https://...IMG-ALT Our Facebook page
/exit/?pageName&pgLnk=https://...IMG-ALT Our Twitter feed
/exit/?pageName&pgLnk=https://...IMG-ALT Our YouTube channel
/exit/?pageName&pgLnk=https://...IMG-ALT Our Instagram feed
/exit/?pageName&pgLnk=https://...IMG-ALT Our LinkedIn profile
https://www.transportation.gov/External U.S. Department of Transportation
https://www.faa.gov/web_policies/Web Policies & Notices
https://www.faa.gov/privacy/Privacy Policy
/accessibility/Accessibility
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
https://www.plainlanguage.gov/External Plainlanguage.gov
https://www.regulations.gov/External Regulations.gov
https://www.data.gov/External Data.gov
https://www.faa.gov/contact/Contact FAA
https://www.oig.dot.gov/HotlineExternal Office of Inspector General (OIG) Hotline
https://www.faa.gov/foia/Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.faa.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 of 0.42 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 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 16 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (47 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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serverApache
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content-typetext/html;charset=UTF-8
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content-encodinggzip
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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 is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 53,952 referring domains.
This website has 25,647,230 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 37,091 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

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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,874

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

Search preview

Federal Aviation Administration
https://www.faa.gov/
The Federal Aviation Administration is an operating mode of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

Most important keywords

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at FAA65%Check
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