Historylink.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
79% 
Page structure
88% 
Link structure
85% 
Server
67% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.42 s
File size
26.60 kB
Words
1241
Media files
15
Number of links
80 internal / 17 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
The Free Online Encyclopedia of Washington State History - HistoryLink.org
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 682 pixels long. 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)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Server location: United States of America
One or more of the specified languages are not ISO standard (en, en-us, de, etc.)
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
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

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 1241 words. That's ok.
30% 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.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 18.38 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-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 25 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
14 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)
HistoryLink.org
The H1 heading is too short (15 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
There are 29 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 HistoryLink.org
H2 The free online encyclopedia of Washington state history
H2 This Week Then
H2 Today in Washington History
H2 New On HistoryLink
H2 Image of the Week
H2 Quote of the Week
H3 News Then, History Now
H3 Hanford Nuclear Site
H3 Mount Rainier National Park
H3 Peter Storbo, president of the Mount Rainier Mining Company, is found guilty of mail fraud on November 22, 1930.
H3 If You Use HistoryLink...
H4 Exhibits on Display
H4 Views along the Bay
H4 The Music Starts to Play
H4 Medical Care
H4 Royal Pair
H4 No Longer There
H4 Nisquallys and Klickitats battle Territorial Volunteers in Pierce County beginning on October 27, 1855.
H4 Fire at the West Street Hotel in Seattle kills 16 lodgers on October 27, 1894.
H4 Lake Washington Ship Canal construction starts on October 27, 1909.
H4 Liberty Theatre in Everett opens on October 27, 1926.
H4 Port of Woodland commissioners meet for the first time on October 27, 1960.
H4 Harry Truman campaigns in Seattle for John F. Kennedy on October 27, 1960.
H4 Seattle surgeon performs first "bloodless" open-heart surgery in Northwest on October 27, 1967.
H4 The Puget Sound Regional Council Executive Board ends search for a major supplemental airport site on October 27, 1994.
H4 SV Fantome, former fixture on Seattle's Portage Bay, sinks in Caribbean hurricane on October 27, 1998.
H4 Major Funding Provided By
H4 Education Partners
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 17 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.historylink.org/HistoryLink.org
https://www.historylink.org/Home
https://www.historylink.org/This Week Then
https://www.historylink.org/Today in Washington History
https://www.historylink.org/New This Week
https://www.historylink.org/Upcoming Event
/File/20006About Washington
/Search/Results?Library=TimeLi...Timeline
/Search/Results?ContentType=Sl...Slideshows
/File/7092Roll of Honor
/Search/Results?ContentType=Bo...Book Reviews
https://historylink.tours/External Subdomain Tours
/File/20070Education
/File/20070In the Classroom
/File/20042History Day
/File/20022Curriculum Materials
/File/20001About
/File/20001Text duplicate About
/File/20002Staff & Historians
/File/20003Trustees & Advisers
/File/20004Donors
/File/20005Sponsors & Partners
/File/20023Publications
/File/20107Events
/SearchSearch
/ContactUsContact
/File/20008Commissioned Work
/File/20009Writing for HistoryLink
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...External Facebook
http://twitter.com/HistoryLinkExternal Twitter
/SearchText duplicate Search
/Pages/DonateDonate
/SearchText duplicate Search
/File/8887first political visit
A-TITLE Senator Joseph McCarthy begins two-day visit to Washington state on October 22, 1952.
/File/7791Harry P. Cain
A-TITLE Henry Jackson bucks Republican trend to oust incumbent Senator Harry Cain on November 4, 1952.
/File/1484Communism in America
A-TITLE Washington State Legislature passes the Un-American Activities bill on March 8, 1947.
/File/8886Gridiron Banquet
A-TITLE Washington State Press Club members heckle Senator Joseph McCarthy on October 23, 1952.
/File/5264George Marshall
A-TITLE General George C. Marshall commands Vancouver Barracks from 1936 to 1938.
/File/8888telecast was cancelled
A-TITLE Seattle's KING-TV cancels Joseph McCarthy's scheduled speech on October 23, 1952.
/File/10224Edward R. Murrow
A-TITLE History Day award winner -- Murrow, Edward R. (1908-1965): One Man, One Microphone, One Murrow by Katie Bailey
/File/167October 25, 1864
A-TITLE Telegraph line reaches Seattle on October 25, 1864.
/File/90116 days
A-TITLE News of November 6 election, with Abraham Lincoln ahead, reaches Olympia on November 22, 1860.
/File/2061Civil War ended
A-TITLE Civil War ends on April 9 and news reaches Olympia on April 11, 1865.
/File/858Lincoln was assassinated
A-TITLE Lincoln is assassinated and Olympia and Seattle mourn on April 15, 1865.
/File/229first telephone
A-TITLE Western Union demonstrates Seattle's first telephone in 1878.
/File/875first telephone exchange
A-TITLE Telephone exchange starts for 90 Seattle subscribers on March 7, 1883.
/File/5571long-distance telephone service
A-TITLE Telephone connects Seattle, Tacoma, Portland, and Spokane beginning on October 16, 1893.
/File/20680Ferry Museum of Art
A-TITLE Ferry Museum of Art opens in the Pierce County Courthouse in Tacoma on October 28, 1893.
/File/21006Sea Mar Museum of Chicano/a/Latino/a Culture
A-TITLE Sea Mar Museum of Chicano/a/Latino/a Culture, first museum in Washington state dedicated to Latinx culture and history, opens in Seattle on October 24, 2019.
/File/9861Larrabee State Park
A-TITLE Larrabee State Park (Whatcom County)
/File/11075first state park
A-TITLE Larrabee State Park is established on October 23, 1915.
/File/8603Larrabee
A-TITLE Larrabee, Frances Payne (1867-1941)
/File/7904Bellingham
A-TITLE Bellingham -- Thumbnail History
/File/9160John Coppock
A-TITLE Coppock, John Lee (1899-1959) and his <i>Deluxe</i> Electric Guitars
/File/9077homecoming concert
A-TITLE John Coppock, Peshastin's star guitarist, returns from Hollywood for a homecoming concert on October 28, 1927.
/File/10628Bruce Springsteen
A-TITLE Bruce Springsteen rocks with local tavern band at Seattle's Old Timer's Cafe on October 23, 1980.
/File/11003Pearl Jam debuted
A-TITLE Future grunge-rock icons of Pearl Jam perform debut gig as
/File/7732Lester R. Sauvage
A-TITLE Sauvage, Lester R. (1926-2015)
/File/7768Hope Heart Institute
A-TITLE Hope Heart Institute
/File/7747bloodless
A-TITLE Seattle surgeon performs first "bloodless" open-heart surgery in Northwest on October 27, 1967.
/File/7735coronary-artery bypass surgery
A-TITLE Seattle researcher reports successful experiments with coronary artery grafts in December 1963.
/File/7748artificial aortic heart valves
A-TITLE Seattle researchers report results of artificial heart-valve studies on January 1, 1972.
/File/8361King Olav V
A-TITLE King Olav V visits Poulsbo on October 22, 1975.
/File/3476Norwegian immigration
A-TITLE Norwegians in Seattle and King County
/File/11063four-day visit to Washington
A-TITLE Norway's King Harald V and Queen Sonja start four-day Northwest visit on October 24, 1995.
/File/8556October 22, 1982
A-TITLE Fish processor <i>Al-Ind-Esk-A Sea</i> sinks in Port Gardner Bay off Everett on October 22, 1982.
/File/8467Everett waterfront
A-TITLE Everett Bayside: A Tour
/File/4140Fantome
A-TITLE SV <i>Fantome,</i> former fixture on Seattle's Portage Bay, sinks in Caribbean hurricane on October 27, 1998.
/File/8149Nisquallys and Klickitats battle Territorial Volunteers in Pierce County beginning on October 27, 1855.
/File/21104Fire at the West Street Hotel in Seattle kills 16 lodgers on October 27, 1894.
/File/684Lake Washington Ship Canal construction starts on October 27, 1909.
/File/8812Liberty Theatre in Everett opens on October 27, 1926.
/File/9750Port of Woodland commissioners meet for the first time on October 27, 1960.
/File/4307Harry Truman campaigns in Seattle for John F. Kennedy on October 27, 1960.
/File/7747Seattle surgeon performs first "bloodless" open-heart surgery in Northwest on October 27, 1967.
/File/4204The Puget Sound Regional Council Executive Board ends search for a major supplemental airport site on October 27, 1994.
/File/4140SV Fantome, former fixture on Seattle's Portage Bay, sinks in Caribbean hurricane on October 27, 1998.
/File/21101Hanford Nuclear Site
/File/21111Mount Rainier National Park
/File/21110Peter Storbo, president of the Mount Rainier Mining Company, is found guilty of mail fraud on November 22, 1930.
/File/21021Seattle-Everett Highway
A-TITLE Seattle-Everett highway opens on October 26, 1927.
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http://www.kingcounty.gov/New window External No Text
http://www.seattle.gov/artsNew window External No Text
http://www.norcliffefoundation...New window External No Text
http://www.4culture.org/New window External No Text
http://www.boeing.com/New window External No Text
http://www.kingcounty.gov/New window External No Text
http://www.seattle.gov/New window External No Text
http://fdnweb.org/ferguson/New window External No Text
https://vulcanrealestate.com/New window External No Text
https://www.washingtonwine.org/New window External No Text
/Pages/DonateText duplicate Donate
http://visitor.r20.constantcon...External Subscribe
/Pages/DonateText duplicate Donate
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...External Text duplicate Facebook
http://twitter.com/HistoryLinkExternal Text duplicate Twitter

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.historylink.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.42 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 javascript 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 (27 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 6,246 referring domains.
This website has 277,751 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 4,890 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

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disallow: /*cfm*

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
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Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
History76%Check
HistoryLink76%Check
org72%Check
in Washington67%Check
in Seattle62%Check
Washington state history62%Check
in Everett60%Check
in Caribbean60%Check
in Northwest60%Check
Washington State54%Check

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