Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
97% 
Page quality
35% 
Page structure
93% 
Link structure
86% 
Server
63% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.03 s
File size
66.80 kB
Words
275
Media files
2
Number of links
47 internal / 34 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
gov.sg | Home
The page title is too short. (130 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Gov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (361 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
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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

NameValue
VIcurrentDateTime637393569805348840
viewportwidth=device-width,initial-scale=1,max-scale=1
published_dateEmpty
descriptionGov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.
langen
twitter:descriptionGov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.
twitter:cardGov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.
twitter:imagehttp://www.gov.sg/-/media/gov/images/shared/logo.png
twitter:titleHome
og:titleHome
og:descriptionGov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.
og:urlhttp://www.gov.sg/
og:imagehttp://www.gov.sg/-/media/gov/images/shared/logo.png
og:typearticle
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 275 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
25.1% 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.
The average number of words per sentence of 16 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 18 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width,initial-scale=1,max-scale=1" 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 6 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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
https://www.gov.sg/-/media/gov/logo.pngMCI - Gov.SG
...ia/gov/images/shared/logo/2019-08-07.pngNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Talk Of The Town
The H1 heading is too short (16 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Talk Of The Town
H2 Latest
H2 Most Popular
H3 You might be interested in...
H4 Find out how you can benefit from government schemes!
H5 {{ content.title_t }}
H5 {{ content.title_t }} Duplicate text
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (34) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://gov.sg/A Singapore Government Agency Website
https://www.gov.sg/IMG-ALT MCI - Gov.SG
https://www.facebook.com/gov.sgNew window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/g...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/govsingapore/New window External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External No Text
https://tiktok.com/@gov.sgExternal No Text
https://www.instagram.com/gov.sg/New window External No Text
https://t.me/govsgExternal No Text
https://go.gov.sg/whatsappNew window External No Text
http://www.weather.gov.sg/home/New window External No Text
https://www.haze.gov.sg/New window External No Text
https://go.gov.sg/whatsappExternal Subscribe to Gov.sg WhatsApp
https://t.me/govsgExternal Subscribe to Gov.sg Telegram
/arts-and-cultureArts & Culture
/defence-and-securityDefence & Security
/economy-and-financeEconomy & Finance
https://www.gov.sg/educationEducation
https://www.gov.sg/employmentEmployment
https://www.gov.sg/environmentEnvironment
/foreign-affairsForeign Affairs
https://www.gov.sg/healthHealth
https://www.gov.sg/housingHousing
/immigration-and-citizenshipImmigration & Citizenship
/infocomms-and-technologyInfocomms and Technology
/law-and-governanceLaw & Governance
https://www.gov.sg/pofmaPOFMA
/savings-and-taxesSaving & Taxes
/social-and-communitySocial & Community
https://www.gov.sg/transportTransport
https://www.gov.sg/factuallyFactually
https://www.gov.sg/explainersExplainers
https://www.gov.sg/storiesStories
https://www.gov.sg/interviewsInterviews
https://www.gov.sg/featuresFeatures
https://www.sgpc.gov.sg/External SG Press Centre
https://www.translatedterms.go...External Government Terms Translated
https://www.sgdi.gov.sg/minist...External Government Directory
https://www.gov.sg/trusted-sitesTrusted Sites
https://www.citizenconnectcent...New window External eServices
https://www.gov.sg/contact-usContact
https://www.facebook.com/gov.sgNew window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/g...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/govsingapore/New window External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External No Text
https://tiktok.com/@gov.sgExternal No Text
https://www.instagram.com/gov.sg/New window External No Text
https://t.me/govsgExternal No Text
https://go.gov.sg/whatsappNew window External No Text
/features/covid-19Updates on the COVID-19 situation in Singapore
/features/covid-19EXPLORE
/article/strengthening-measure...Health Strengthening measures for safe reopening of activities EXPLORE
/article/how-the-mice-sector-i...Economy and Finance Hybrid events, virtual demonstrations - how Singapore's MICE sector is adapting quickly to COVID-19 EXPLORE
/article/digital-training-for-...Infocomms and Technology Mission: Digital training for 100,000 seniors EXPLORE
/features/talk-of-the-townFind out more
/article/roadmap-to-phase-3Roadmap to Phase 3
/article/updates-to-safe-dista...Updates to safe-distancing measures for outdoor exercise classes, malls, and F&B - from 29 Aug onwards
/article/updates-to-border-mea...Updates to border measures for low-risk countries/regions from 1 Sep
/article/cost-of-shn-stays-swa...Cost of SHN stays, swab tests, and medical expenses when you travel
/article/more-support-for-work...More support for workers and jobs through the Jobs Support Scheme and COVID-19 Support Grant
/article/phase-two-easing-of-r...Phase Two: Easing of restrictions on key life events
/article/updates-to-border-mea...Updates to border measures for travellers entering Singapore
/article/further-steps-towards...Further steps towards a new COVID normal
/article/check-on-travel-restr...Check on travel restrictions before you fly overseas during this COVID-19 period
/article/financial-support-to-...Financial support to help Singaporeans affected by COVID-19
https://www.gov.sg/No Text
https://www.gov.sg/about-usWho We Are
https://www.gov.sg/contact-usText duplicate Contact
https://www.gov.sg/faqFAQ
/privacy-statementPrivacy Statement
https://www.gov.sg/terms-of-useTerms of Use
https://form.gov.sg/?_escaped_...New window External Rate This Website
https://www.tech.gov.sg/report...New window External Report Vulnerability
https://www.facebook.com/gov.sgNew window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/g...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/govsingapore/New window External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External No Text
https://tiktok.com/@gov.sgExternal No Text
https://www.instagram.com/gov.sg/New window External No Text
https://t.me/govsgExternal No Text
https://go.gov.sg/whatsappNew window External No Text

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.gov.sg/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 18 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.03 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (67 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
pragmano-cache
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
serverGov.sg
strict-transport-securitymax-age=480
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
content-security-policyframe-ancestors 'self'
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-length11560
cache-controlno-cache, no-store
expiresTue, 27 Oct 2020 01:00:40 GMT
dateTue, 27 Oct 2020 01:00:40 GMT
connectionkeep-alive
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

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 205 referring domains.
This website has 15,206 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 162 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular 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
0

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

Search preview

www.gov.sg
gov.sg | Home
Gov.sg – the official website of the Singapore Government.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Gov77%Check
Town50%Check
Talk50%Check
Government50%Check
Website46%Check
Singapore46%Check
title43%Check
content43%Check
interested38%Check
Latest38%Check

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