Icann.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
1.15 s
File size
31.10 kB
Media files
Number of links
132 internal / 36 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Fix problems regarding the pages base tag.Very important!
  • Only use 1 H1 Heading in your text.Very important!
  • Improve the page response time.Very important!
  • Review and improve the page title.Important!
  • Add a meta description.Important!
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Meta specifications

(Critically important)
The page title is too short. (56 pixels of 580 max pixel length)
The page title is only one word.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is empty.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
No canonical link is specified.
(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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0

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Page quality

(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 28.67 words is high.
This page contains 1018 words. That's ok.
22.4% of the text are stop words.
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
12 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 20 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
No images without alt attributes found.
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.
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
(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

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Updated Lookup Tool Now Available
Too many H1 headings
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Updated Lookup Tool Now Available
H1 Quicklinks
H1 Blog Posts
H1 News and Announcements
H2 Updated Lookup Tool for Domain Name Registration Data Now Available
H2 DNS and the Internet of Things: Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges
H2 ICANN in the Middle East – A Glance at the Past Year
H2 ICANN67 Fellowship Application Round Now Open
H2 ICANN in the Middle East – A Glance at the Past Year Duplicate text
H2 Register for ICANN66
H2 DNS and the Internet of Things: Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges Duplicate text
H3 Who We Are
H3 Contact Us
H3 Accountability & Transparency
H3 Governance
H3 Help
H3 Data Protection
H4 A note about our privacy policies and terms of service:
Baselink: /
The base tag link is not absolute. Base tag URLs should be absolute URL paths.
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 (36) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.icann.org/Anchor Skip to main content
/users/sign_inLog In
/users/sign_upSign Up
https://www.icann.org/IMG-ALT Icann logo
https://www.icann.org/get-startedGet Started
/resources/pages/beginners-gui...Beginner's Guide
/en/about/participate/newcomersNewcomers Program
/en/about/participate/fellowshipsFellowship Program
https://www.icann.org/newsNews & Media
/en/news/pressFor Journalists
/resources/pages/global-newsle...Global Newsletters
/legislative-reportLegislative / Regulatory Reports
/resources/pages/regional-repo...Regional Reports
https://www.icann.org/policyICANN Policy
https://www.icann.org/policyDevelop Policy
/policy/implementationImplement Policy
https://www.icann.org/policyPolicy Update
/public-commentsPublic Comment
/public-commentsRecently Closed
/resources/pages/accountabilit...Accountability & Transparency
/resources/pages/registries-46...Registry Operators
/resources/pages/domain-name-r...Domain Name Registrants
/en/resources/complianceContractual Compliance
/complaints-officeComplaints Office
/resources/pages/pp-services-2...Privacy & Proxy Services
https://features.icann.org/cal...External Subdomain Calendar
/stewardship-accountabilityIANA Stewardship & Accountability
/iana-transition-fact-sheetFact Sheet
https://www.icann.org/stewardshipIANA Stewardship Transition
https://community.icann.org/di...External Subdomain Enhancing ICANN Accountability
https://www.icann.org/cscCustomer Standing Committee
https://www.icann.org/rzercRoot Zone Evolution Review Committee
/translationsLanguage Preference
/translationsText duplicate English
https://www.icann.org/arText duplicate العربية
https://www.icann.org/esText duplicate Español
https://www.icann.org/frText duplicate Français
https://www.icann.org/ruText duplicate Pусский
https://www.icann.org/zhText duplicate 中文
/news/blog/updated-lookup-tool...Learn more
/accountability-indicatorsAccountability Indicators
/resources/pages/documents-201...Board Activity
/dataprotectionprivacyData Protection/Privacy
/resources/pages/domain-name-r...Text duplicate Domain Name Registrants
https://features.icann.org/cal...External Subdomain Engagement Calendar
https://www.iana.org/External IANA Services
/icann-acronyms-and-terms/ICANN Acronyms and Terms
http://newgtlds.icann.org/External Subdomain New gTLDs
https://pti.icann.org/External Subdomain Public Technical Identifiers (PTI)
/compliance/complaintQuestion About A Domain Name?
https://info.icann.org/LP---Re...External Subdomain Subscribe to News Alerts
https://www.icann.org/technologyTechnology @ ICANN
https://whois.icann.org/enExternal Subdomain WHOIS
/news/blog/updated-lookup-tool...Updated Lookup Tool for Domain Name Registration Data Now Available
/news/blog/dns-and-the-interne...DNS and the Internet of Things: Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges
/news/blog/icann-in-the-middle...ICANN in the Middle East – A Glance at the Past Year
/news/blog?language=enBROWSE ALL BLOG POSTS
/news/announcement-2019-07-18-enICANN67 Fellowship Application Round Now Open
/news/blog/icann-in-the-middle...Text duplicate ICANN in the Middle East – A Glance at the Past Year
https://events.icann.org/icann...External Subdomain Register for ICANN66
/news/blog/dns-and-the-interne...Text duplicate DNS and the Internet of Things: Opportunities, Risks, and Challenges
https://www.icann.org/newsView all
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External ICANN 2019 Nominating Committee (NomCom) Update
https://www.youtube.com/user/I...New window External Watch more ICANN videos
http://learn.icann.org/External Subdomain Explore ICANN's Learning Platform
https://learn.icann.org/New window External Subdomain Anchor Get Started with ICANN Learn
https://meetings.icann.org/en/...External Subdomain ICANN66 | Montréal
https://events.icann.org/icann...New window External Subdomain Register now
https://www.icann.org/historyICANN History Project
https://www.youtube.com/playli...New window External Watch the playlist
https://newgtlds.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain New gTLD Website
https://newgtlds.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain Learn >
https://newgtlds.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT ICANN Logo
https://aso.icann.org/New window External Subdomain Address Supporting Organization (ASO)
https://ccnso.icann.org/New window External Subdomain Country Code Names Supporting Organization (ccNSO)
https://gnso.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain Generic Names Supporting Organization (GNSO)
https://atlarge.icann.org/New window External Subdomain At-Large Advisory Committee (At-Large)
https://gac.icann.org/New window External Subdomain Governmental Advisory Committee (GAC)
/groups/rssacRoot Server System Advisory Committee (RSSAC)
https://www.icann.org/groups/ssacSecurity and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC)
/presidents-cornerNew window President's Corner
/presidents-cornerNew window Learn More >
https://meetings.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain ICANN Public Meetings
https://meetings.icann.org/en/New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Learn More >
/resources/pages/global-newsle...Global Newsletter
/resources/pages/global-newsle...Text duplicate Learn More >
http://www.youtube.com/icannnewsExternal YouTube
https://www.twitter.com/icannExternal Twitter
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External LinkedIn
http://www.flickr.com/photos/i...External Flickr
http://www.facebook.com/icannorgExternal Facebook
https://community.icann.org/External Subdomain Community Wiki
https://www.icann.org/news/blogICANN Blog
https://www.icann.org/get-startedText duplicate Get Started
/en/about/participateText duplicate Participate
/resources/pages/groups-2012-0...Text duplicate Groups
/resources/pages/board-of-dire...Text duplicate Board
/presidents-cornerText duplicate President's Corner
https://www.icann.org/careersText duplicate Careers
https://www.icann.org/dprdPublic Responsibility
https://forms.icann.org/en/con...External Subdomain Locations
/resources/pages/customer-supp...Global Support
/resources/pages/report-securi...Report Security Issues
/en/contact/pgp-keysPGP Keys
/contact/certificate-authorityCertificate Authority
/resources/pages/contact-f2-20...Registry Liaison
https://forms.icann.org/en/abo...External Subdomain Specific Reviews
/forms/accountabilityfeedbackOrganizational Reviews
/complaints-officeText duplicate Complaints Office
http://forms.icann.org/en/cont...External Subdomain Request a Speaker
/en/news/pressText duplicate For Journalists
/en/news/in-focus/accountabili...Accountability Mechanisms
/resources/pages/irp-2012-02-2...Independent Review Process
/groups/board/governance/recon...Request for Reconsideration
https://www.icann.org/ecEmpowered Community
/resources/reviews/aocText duplicate Specific Reviews
/about/annual-reportAnnual Report
/en/about/transparencyDocument Disclosure
/accountability-indicatorsText duplicate Accountability Indicators
/en/help/dispute-resolutionDispute Resolution
/en/help/dndrDomain Name Dispute Resolution
/en/help/name-collisionName Collision
/en/news/announcements/announc...Registrar Problems
https://whois.icann.org/enExternal Subdomain Text duplicate WHOIS
https://www.icann.org/privacyData Privacy Practices
/privacy/policyPrivacy Policy
https://www.icann.org/privacy/tosTerms of Service
/privacy/cookiesCookies Policy
/en/help/privacyText duplicate Privacy Policy
https://www.icann.org/en/help/tosText duplicate Terms of Service
/privacy/cookiesText duplicate Cookies Policy
https://www.icann.org/privacyText duplicate Learn more
/privacy/cookiesText duplicate Learn more

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.icann.org/"
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.15 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 only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (31 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateMon, 29 Jul 2019 23:08:20 GMT
cache-controlmax-age=120, public, no-store
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
set-cookie77 Characters
strict-transport-securitymax-age=48211200; preload

External factors

(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 198,342 referring domains.
This website has 32,749,846 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 49,304 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.


User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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

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