Huntingtonbeachca.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
97% 
Page quality
74% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
21% 
Server
70% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.82 s
File size
49.70 kB
Words
771
Media files
12
Number of links
285 internal / 28 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
City of Huntington Beach, California - Home
The length of the page title is perfect. (393 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Official government website for the City of Huntington Beach California. Find city news,information and services
The length of the meta description is perfect. (690 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 name is very long.
The domain is no subdomain.
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 markup is not in the first line of your HTML document. There must be no white spaces before the doctype markup.
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
Favicon
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
descriptionOfficial government website for the City of Huntington Beach California. Find city news,information and services
keywordshuntington, beach, california, CA, city, beach, municipality, government
langen
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetUTF-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
This page contains 771 words. That's ok.
6% 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.
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)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-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 15 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
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)
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 City News
H2 Web Spotlights
H2 Upcoming Events
H2 Beach Condition
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 (28) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/Home
/i_want_to/I Want to...
/services/Services
/services/a-z/A-Z Index
/residents/Residents
/government/Government
/business/Business
/visitors/Visitors
/government/departments/Departments
/services/report-issue/Report an Issue
/government/contact-us/Contact Us
/search-mobile.cfmIMG-ALT search icon
/IMG-ALT City logo
A-TITLE Home Page
http://www.octa.net/Projects-a...External IMG-ALT 405 Improvement Project Logo
A-TITLE View I405 Improvement Project
/i_want_to/Text duplicate I Want to...
/i_want_to/apply.cfmApply For
/visitors/parking/parking_pass...Annual Beach Parking Pass
/government/boards_commissions/Board/Commission Member
/business/license_permit_codes...Business License
/government/departments/fire/f...FireMed Membership
/government/departments/human_...Job Opportunities
/government/departments/financ...Senior's Utility Tax Exemption
/business/economic-development...Housing Assistance
/government/elected_officials/...Passport
http://www.ocpetinfo.com/licen...External Pet License
/i_want_to/apply-permit.cfmPermits
/residents/volunteer_opportuni...Volunteer Opportunities
/residents/beach_info/beach_we...Wedding at the Beach
/announcements/announcement.cf...Hometown Hero Banner Program
/i_want_to/register.cfmRegister | Signup
/government/departments/financ...AutoPay
http://bos.ocgov.com/alertoc/a...External Subdomain Alert OC
/government/departments/fire/c...CERT Training Classes
/government/departments/fire/F...CPR Training
/services/email_alerts/Email Notifications
/government/departments/fire/F...Text duplicate FireMed Membership
/government/departments/librar...Library Cards
/residents/news_publications/s...Recreational Classes
/government/departments/pd/onl...Vacation House Check
/government/departments/financ...Water Sewer & Trash
/government/departments/financ...Pay for
/government/departments/financ...Civil Citation Invoices
/government/departments/financ...DUI
/government/departments/financ...False Alarm Invoices
/government/departments/financ...Fire Inspections Invoice
/government/departments/financ...Firemed Membership
/government/departments/financ...HazMat Disclosure
http://www.pticket.com/hbExternal Parking Ticket Citations
/government/departments/financ...Other Accounts Receivable
https://www.invoicecloud.com/p...External Utility Payments
/government/departments/financ...View All Payment Types
/i_want_to/report.cfmReport
/services/report-issue/report....Abandon Vehicle
http://www.ocpetinfo.com/servi...External Barking Dog
/services/forms-applications/c...Code Enforcement Violation
/i_want_to/coyote-info.cfmCoyote Issue
/government/departments/pd/onl...Crime
/government/customer-satisfact...Customer Satisfaction
/services/report-issue/report....Graffiti
/services/illegally-parked-veh...Illegal Parking
/services/forms-applications/c...Noise Complaints
/government/departments/public...Street Light Outage
/services/report-issue/report....Traffic Signals Malfunction
/i_want_to/request.cfmRequest
/government/departments/pd/rec...Arrest Report
/services/forms-applications/i...Building Permit Inspection
/permit-status-check/Permit Status Check
/government/departments/pd/div...Police Report
/government/public-records-req...Public Records
/services/forms-applications/f...Fire Construction Permit
/services/report-issue/report....Side Walk Repair
/services/report-issue/report....Street/Potholes Repair
/services/report-issue/report....Tree Removal
/services/report-issue/report....Tree Trimming
/services/trash-recycling/tras...Trash Cart
/i_want_to/locate.cfmLocate
http://www.surfcitylocator.com/External Available Commercial Property
/visitors/art_center/Art Center
/business/business_lookup/Businesses Licensed in HB
/residents/parks_facilities/co...Community Centers
https://www.crimereports.com/c...External Crimes in Your Neighborhood
/government/departments/fire/F...Fire Stations
/government/departments/librar...Libraries
/residents/parks_facilities/pa...Parks
/residents/parking/garages_lot...Parking Garages & Lots
/residents/parks_facilities/po...Police Stations
/residents/parks_facilities/re...Rental Facilities
/government/departments/commun...Recreation Facilities
https://www2.calrecycle.ca.gov...External Subdomain Recycling Centers
/i_want_to/watch.cfmWatch
/residents/beach_info/webcams/Beach Webcams
http://huntingtonbeach.granicu...External Subdomain HBTV3
/residents/videos/surfcity_hig...Surfcity Highlights TV Shows
/residents/videos/events/City Events Videos
https://huntingtonbeach.legist...External Subdomain Council Meeting Videos
/i_want_to/view.cfmView
https://huntingtonbeach.legist...External Subdomain Agendas and Minutes
/business/bids_rfps/Bids & RFPs
/government/budget-information/Budget & Financial Information
/government/charter_codes/City Charter & Codes
/government/elected_officials/...Council Members
/hbdrones/Drone/UAS information
/government/departments/fire/e...Emergency Preparedness
/government/frequently_called_...Frequently Call Phone Numbers
/about/maps/Maps
/residents/news_publications/News & Publications
/residents/news_publications/s...Sands Recreational Guide
/government/departments/city-m...Strategic Plan
/files/users/public_works/hb_r...Trash Pickup Schedule
/services/trash-waste-recyclin...Waste and Disposal Information
/residents/Text duplicate Residents
/residents/beach_info/Beach Information
/residents/beach_info/LiveBeac...Beach Condition
/residents/beach_info/parking_...Beach Parking & Camping
/residents/beach_info/webcams/...City Pier Webcam
/residents/beach_info/junior_l...Junior Lifeguards
/residents/beach_info/webcams/...Lifeguard HQ Webcam
/residents/beach_info/marine_s...Marine Safety
/about/About Huntington Beach
/residents/hometown-hero-banne...HB Hero Banner Program
/residents/housing/Housing
/residents/human_services/Human Services
/government/departments/financ...Make a City Payment
/government/departments/commun...Parks & Recreation
/residents/news_publications/s...Text duplicate Sands Recreational Guide
/visitors/art_center/Text duplicate Art Center
/residents/parks_facilities/pa...Text duplicate Parks
/residents/parks_facilities/re...Text duplicate Rental Facilities
/residents/human_services/seni...Senior Services/Outreach
/residents/news_publications/Text duplicate News & Publications
/residents/news_publications/w...City Manager's Reports
/government/departments/fire/c...CERT Newsletters
/announcements/announcements.cfmCity News Archive
/residents/news_publications/s...Follow Us on Social Media
/residents/news_publications/n...Neighborhood Watch Newsletters
/government/departments/pd/cri...Police Press Releases
/residents/parking/Parking Information
/residents/parking/parking_pas...Text duplicate Annual Beach Parking Pass
/residents/parking/parking_and...Text duplicate Beach Parking & Camping
/residents/parking/garages_lot...Text duplicate Parking Garages & Lots
/residents/parking/rv_permit_i...RV Parking
/residents/safety_information/Safety Information
/residents/sustainable-hb/Sustainable HB
/residents/videos/Videos & HBTV3
/government/departments/financ...Water Sewer & Trash Service
/government/Text duplicate Government
https://huntingtonbeach.legist...External Subdomain Text duplicate Agendas and Minutes
/government/boards_commissions/Boards and Commissions
/government/agendas/council/Council Agendas & Videos
https://records.huntingtonbeac...External Subdomain Council Minutes
/government/departments/planni...Planning Commission
/government/departments/planni...Zoning Admin Agendas & Minutes
/government/budget-information/Budget & Financial Info
/government/council-committees/Council Committees
/government/hours-of-operation...Days & Hours of Operations
/government/directions-to-city...Directions to City Hall
/government/frequently_called_...Frequently Called Numbers
/government/elected_officials/Elected Officials
/government/elected_officials/...City Attorney
/government/elected_officials/...City Clerk
/government/elected_officials/...City Council
/government/elected_officials/...City Treasurer
http://www.qcode.us/codes/hunt...External Charter and Codes
/government/charter_codes/admi...City Administrative Regulations
http://www.qcode.us/codes/hunt...External City Charter
http://www.qcode.us/codes/hunt...External Municipal Code
http://www.qcode.us/codes/hunt...External Zoning Code
/government/election_info/Election Information
/government/departments/Text duplicate Departments
/government/departments/city-m...City Manager's Office
/government/departments/commun...Community Development
/government/departments/commun...Community Services
/government/elected_officials/...Text duplicate City Attorney
/government/elected_officials/...Text duplicate City Clerk
/government/elected_officials/...City Treasury
/government/departments/finance/Finance
/government/departments/fire/Fire
/government/public-records-req...Text duplicate Public Records
/government/staff-directory/Staff Directory
/government/departments/human_...Human Resources
/government/departments/inform...Information Services
/government/departments/library/Library Services
/business/economic-development/Office of Business Dev
/government/departments/pd/Police
/government/departments/public...Public Information
/government/departments/public...Public Works
/government/departments/city-m...Text duplicate Strategic Plan
/government/transparency/Transparency
/business/Text duplicate Business
http://www.surfcitylocator.com/External Available Commercial Properties
/business/bids-rfps/Text duplicate Bids & RFPs
http://www.hbbiz.com/key-indus...External Business Improvement Districts
/business/business_lookup/Business Lookup
http://hbchamber.com/New window External Chamber of Commerce
/business/demographics/Demographics
/business/economic-development/Economic Development
http://www.hbbiz.com/services/...External Film Permits
/business/ocrmdz/OCRMDZ
/government/departments/planni...Planning Services
http://www.hbbiz.com/External Resources for Business
/business/sustainable-business...Sustainable Business Certification
/business/license_permit_codes/Licenses Permits & Codes
/business/license_permit_codes...Text duplicate Business License
/files/users/building/building...Building Fee Schedule
/government/departments/buildi...Inspection Fee Schedule
/government/departments/buildi...Text duplicate Permits
/business/license_permit_codes...Temporary Water Meter Info
http://www.qcode.us/codes/hunt...External Text duplicate Zoning Code
/visitors/Text duplicate Visitors
/residents/beach_info/Text duplicate Beach Information
/residents/beach_info/LiveBeac...Text duplicate Beach Condition
/residents/beach_info/parking_...Text duplicate Beach Parking & Camping
/residents/beach_info/beach_we...Beach Wedding Information
/residents/beach_info/webcams/...Text duplicate City Pier Webcam
/residents/beach_info/webcams/...Text duplicate Lifeguard HQ Webcam
/about/Text duplicate About Huntington Beach
/visitors/art_center/Text duplicate Art Center
/visitors/parking/Parking Info
/residents/parking/parking_pas...Text duplicate Annual Beach Parking Pass
/residents/parking/parking_and...Text duplicate Beach Parking & Camping
/residents/parking/parking_map...Parking Maps
/residents/parking/garages_lot...Text duplicate Parking Garages & Lots
/residents/parking/rv_permit_i...Text duplicate RV Parking
/about/maps/city-map.pdfCity Map
/government/departments/commun...Text duplicate Parks & Recreation
/residents/news_publications/s...Sands Recreational Classes
/residents/parks_facilities/fa...Facilities
/residents/parks_facilities/pa...Text duplicate Parks
/files/users/community_service...Parks & Facilities Map
/residents/videos/attractions/Videos of HB Attractions
http://www.surfcityusa.com/External Visit HB
/services/Text duplicate Services
/services/report-issue/Text duplicate Report an Issue
/services/ask-question/Ask a Question
http://ocgov.com/services/anim...External Animal Control
/services/business-services.cfmBusiness Services
/services/community-safety.cfmCommunity Safety
/services/docs-records.cfmDocuments & Records
/services/forms-applications.cfmForms & Applications
/homelessness/Homeless Solutions
/services/housing-human-servic...Housing & Human Services
/government/departments/library/Text duplicate Library Services
/services/mapping-services/Mapping Services
/services/news-media.cfmNews & Media
/services/online-services/Online Services
/government/departments/commun...Text duplicate Parks & Recreation
/government/departments/financ...Payment Services
/services/planning-constructio...Planning & Construction
/residents/human_services/proj...Project Self Sufficiency
/residents/human_services/seni...Text duplicate Senior Services/Outreach
/services/traffic-streets-park...Traffic Streets & Parking
/services/trash-waste-recyclin...Trash and Recycling
/services/water-sewage.cfmWater and Sewer
/services/a-z/Text duplicate A-Z Index
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=AA
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=BB
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=CC
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=DD
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=EE
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=FF
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=GG
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=HH
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=II
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=JJ
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=KK
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=LL
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=MM
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=NN
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=OO
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=PP
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=RR
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=SS
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=TT
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=UU
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=VV
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=WW
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=YY
/services/a-z/alpha.cfm?alpha=ZZ
/announcements/announcement.cf...Special Study Session Jan. 13 at 5pm - Homelessness Response Program
/announcements/announcement.cf...Holidays Trash and Street Sweeping Collection Schedule
/announcements/announcement.cf...City Hall Holiday Closure - 12/24 at noon; reopens Jan. 2
/announcements/announcement.cf...Are you ready for the rain? FREE Sandbags!
/announcements/announcements.cfmView More
/residents/news_publications/w...December 11th City Manager's Report
/residents/news_publications/s...Winter SANDS Recreational Guide
http://www.ascon-hb.com/External Ascon Landfill Information Available
/residents/videos/surfcity_hig...Watch Dec Surf City Highlights
https://huntingtonbeach.legist...External Subdomain City Meetings Agendas & Minutes
/services/forms-applications/New Forms & Applications Directory
/government/customer-satisfact...Customer Satisfaction Survey Available
/government/departments/public...Atlanta Widening Project Update
/services/report-issue/"New" MyHB Report an Issue Available
/web-spotlights.cfmText duplicate View More
/residents/calendar/calendar_e...20th Annual Surf City Splash!
/residents/calendar/calendar_e...Special Study Session: Homelessness Response Program
/residents/calendar/calendar_e...Text duplicate Planning Commission
/residents/calendar/calendar_e...City Council Study Session
/residents/calendar/Text duplicate View More
/residents/beach_info/LiveBeac...Text duplicate View More
/services/City Services
/residents/news_publications/Text duplicate News & Publications
/web-spotlights.cfmWeb Spotlights
/residents/beach_info/Text duplicate Beach Information
/residents/parks_facilities/City Parks & Facilities
/residents/calendar/Upcoming Events
/government/contact-us/IMG-ALT contact us
/government/departments/financ...IMG-ALT Make Payment
/applications/utilities/transl...IMG-ALT translate
/services/email_alerts/IMG-ALT notifications
/government/transparency/IMG-ALT transparency
/residents/news_publications/s...IMG-ALT connect
/Templates/terms/Website Terms of Use
/Anchor Back to Top
IMG-ALT up-arrow

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.huntingtonbeachca.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
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 of 0.82 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 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (50 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 30 Dec 2019 18:07:28 GMT
content-typetext/html;charset=UTF-8
transfer-encodingchunked
connectionkeep-alive
set-cookie70 Characters
set-cookie117 Characters
set-cookie69 Characters
x-powered-byASP.NET
cf-cache-statusDYNAMIC
expect-ctmax-age=604800, report-uri="https://report-uri.cloudflare.com/cdn-cgi/beacon/expect-ct"
servercloudflare
cf-ray54d5f418db21dfb7-FRA
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statuscode200
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 3,614 referring domains.
This website has 67,874 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,348 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

User-agent: *
Disallow: /_mm/
Disallow: /_notes/
Disallow: /_baks/
Disallow: /MMWIP/

User-agent: googlebot
Disallow: *.csi

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

City of Huntington Beach, California - Home
https://www.huntingtonbeachca.gov/
Official government website for the City of Huntington Beach California. Find city news,information and services

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Beach68%Check
Huntington Beach65%Check
City Beach63%Check
City Huntington Beach62%Check
City58%Check
City News49%Check
California47%Check
Beach Parking44%Check
News40%Check
City Manager39%Check

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