Isba.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
80% 
Page structure
35% 
Link structure
41% 
Server
63% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.72 s
File size
43.70 kB
Words
892
Media files
18
Number of links
221 internal / 36 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Illinois State Bar Association | The Association for Illinois Lawyers
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 585 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page 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
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)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 892 words. That's ok.
14.5% 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.
3 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 14.14 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 9 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width,initial-scale=1.0" 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 18 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
12 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)
Illinois State Bar Association
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 26 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 Illinois State Bar Association
H1 Illinois State Bar Association Duplicate text
H2 Main menu
H2 What Do You Want to Do?
H2 Find a Lawyer
H2 Illinois Bar Journal
H2 Daily Legal News
H2 The Bar News
H2 ISBA Election Filing Period
H2 CLE & Events
H2 Connect with the ISBA
H3 Fastcase
H3 Free On-Demand CLE
H3 Practice HQ
H3 ISBA Central Communities
H3 New Lawyers
H3 Illinois Bar Journal Duplicate text
H3 Illinois Lawyer Finder
H3 IllinoisBarDocs
H3 Still a Wild Ride
H3 File Your Nominating Petitions for ISBA Election by Friday, January 31
H3 Featured CLE
H3 Featured CLE Duplicate text
H4 Civil Appeal Basics: Handling an Appeal in the Illinois Appellate Court
H4 Fred Lane's ISBA Trial Technique Institute
H6 Advertisements
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.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
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.isba.org/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.isba.org/aboutAbout ISBA
https://www.isba.org/contactContact Us
https://www.isba.org/publicFor the Public
https://www.isba.org/loginMember Login
/membership/joinJoin Now
/news-publicationsNews & Publications
https://www.isba.org/News
https://www.illinoislawyernow....External Illinois Lawyer Now
https://www.isba.org/barnewsThe Bar News
/barnews/bar-calendarStatewide Bar Calendar
/barnews/photogalleryPhoto Galleries
/barnews/subscribeSubscribe
/barnews/contactText duplicate Contact Us
/dailylegalnewsDaily Legal News
https://www.isba.org/eclipsE-Clips
/publications/emailhelpEmail Help
https://www.isba.org/Periodicals
https://www.isba.org/ibjIllinois Bar Journal
https://www.isba.org/ibj/archivesArchive of Past Issues
https://www.isba.org/ibj/subjectsSubject Index
https://www.isba.org/ibj/titlesTitle Index
https://www.isba.org/ibj/authorsAuthor Index
/ibj/pdfforipadPDF Version for iPad
/ibj/manuscriptguideIBJ Article Submission Guidelines
/ibj/lincolnwritingawardLegal Writing Contest
/publications/sectionnewslettersSection Newsletters
/publications/sectionnewslette...Section Newsletters Author Index
/publications/sectionnewslette...Section Newsletters Subject Index
/publications/sectionnewslette...2003-1993 Subject Indexes
/publications/sectionnewslette...Section Newsletters Title Index
/publications/sectionnewslette...Recent Section Newsletter Articles
/publications/sectionnewslette...Newsletter Submission Guidelines
https://www.isba.org/icbIllinois Courts Bulletin
https://www.isba.org/Bookstore
https://www.isba.org/storeBookstore Home
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Books
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Alternative Dispute Resolution
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Civil Practice
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Construction Law
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Criminal Law
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Environmental Law
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Ethics
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Evidence
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Expert Witnesses
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Practice Management
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Practice Ready Series
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Real Estate
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Statutes of Limitations
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Client Brochures
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Booklets
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Pamphlets
https://my.isba.org/store/sear...External Subdomain Merchandise
https://my.isba.org/store/myor...External Subdomain Order History
https://my.isba.org/store/view...External Subdomain Shopping Cart
https://www.isba.org/ISBA Advertising
https://www.isba.org/advertiseText duplicate ISBA Advertising
https://www.isba.org/expertsExpert Services Directory
https://www.isba.org/classifiedsClassified Ads
/advertise/termsOnline Advertising Terms
/classifiedads/orderOrder Classified Ad
https://www.isba.org/cle-eventsCLE & Events
https://www.isba.org/CLE Programs
https://www.isba.org/cle/upcomingUpcoming CLE
https://www.isba.org/cle/ondemandOn-Demand CLE
https://www.isba.org/cle/ssfSolo & Small Firm Conference
https://www.isba.org/cle/trialFred Lane's Trial Technique Institute
https://www.isba.org/cle/atticusAtticus - Business of Law
https://www.isba.org/CLE Information
https://www.isba.org/freecleFree On-Demand CLE
https://www.isba.org/cle/faqsFAQs
/newlawyers/cleNew Lawyers
/cle/coordinatorsCLE Coordinators
https://www.isba.org/cle/facultyFaculty Development
https://www.isba.org/Online CLE Account
https://www.isba.org/cle/accountMy CLE Account
https://www.isba.org/cle/activityMy Programs
/cle/certificatesMy Certificates
https://www.isba.org/cle/cartCLE Cart
https://www.isba.org/cle/supportTechnical Support
https://www.isba.org/Events
https://www.isba.org/eventsUpcoming ISBA Events
https://www.isba.org/annualAnnual Meeting
https://www.isba.org/jointmeetingJoint Midyear Meeting
/jointmeeting/exhibitorsExhibitors/Sponsors
/barnews/bar-calendarText duplicate Statewide Bar Calendar
/practice-careerPractice & Career
https://www.isba.org/Practice
https://www.isba.org/practicehqPractice HQ
/practiceresourcecenter/referralsReferrals
https://www.isba.org/formsLegal Forms
/forms/illinoisbardocsfaqsIllinoisBarDocs FAQs
https://www.isba.org/ethicsText duplicate Ethics
/ethics/bysubjectBrowse Ethics Opinions by Subject
/ethics/byyearBrowse Ethics Opinionis by Year
/sites/default/files/ethicsopi...IRPC Cross-Reference
https://www.isba.org/expertsText duplicate Expert Services Directory
/expertservicesdirectoryorderformOrder Form
/experts/ratesRates
https://www.isba.org/probonoPro Bono
https://www.isba.org/Research
https://www.isba.org/fastcaseFastcase
https://www.isba.org/casedigestsISBA Case Digests
https://www.isba.org/legislationLegislation
/resources/linksLegal Links
/resources/links/courtscasesst...Courts, Cases, and Statutes
/resources/links/circuitclerksCircuit Clerks
/resources/links/publicdefende...Public Defenders
/resources/links/statesattorneysStates Attorneys
https://www.isba.org/Marketing
/illinoislawyerfinderIllinois Lawyer Finder
https://www.isba.org/advertiseText duplicate ISBA Advertising
https://www.isba.org/membermarkMember Mark
/membermark/agreementAgreement
/membermark/faqText duplicate FAQs
https://www.isba.org/Career
http://isba-jobs.careerwebsite...External Subdomain Career Center
https://isba-jobs.careerwebsit...External Subdomain Find a Job
https://isba-jobs.careerwebsit...External Subdomain Post a Resume
https://isba-jobs.careerwebsit...External Subdomain Post a Job
/groups-participationGroups & Participation
https://www.isba.org/Groups
https://www.isba.org/sectionsSections
https://www.isba.org/committeesCommittees
https://www.isba.org/leadershipLeadership
https://www.isba.org/presidentPresident
/leadership/ibjpresidentcoversIllinois Bar Journal President Covers
/pastpresidentImmediate Past President
/leadership/pastpresidentsAll Past Presidents
/leadership/sectionscommitteesSection Council and Committee Resources
/leadership/affiliatedbarsAffiliated Bars
/leadership/assemblyAssembly
/leadership/assembly/minutesMinutes and Agenda
/leadership/bogOfficers and Board
/leadership/bog/minutesText duplicate Minutes and Agenda
https://www.isba.org/lawstudentsLaw Students
https://www.isba.org/diversityDiversity
https://www.isba.org/Text duplicate New Lawyers
https://www.isba.org/newlawyersNew Lawyers Home
/newlawyers/cleCLE for New Lawyers
/newlawyers/mclerequirementsMCLE Requirements for New Lawyers
/newlawyers/mentoringMentoring for New Lawyers
/sections/younglawyersdivisionYoung Lawyers Division
/ibj/lincolnwritingawardLincoln Writing Contest
https://www.isba.org/Get Involved
http://central.isba.org/External Subdomain ISBA Central Communities
/leadership/becomealeaderBecome a Leader
https://www.isba.org/electionsElections
/authorsspeakersAuthors & Speakers
/publications/mclecreditforaut...MCLE credit information for authors
/publications/benefitsofauthor...Benefits of Authorship
https://www.isba.org/awardsAwards
/awards/lawrelatededucationCivic Education Award
/awards/lawrelatededucation/no...Nomination Form
/awards/diversityDiversity Leadership Award
/awards/diversity/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
https://www.isba.org/awards/gpGeneral Practice, Solo & Small Firm
/awards/gp/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/governmentserviceGovernment Services
/awards/governmentservice/nomi...Text duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/humanrightsHuman Rights
/awards/humanrights/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
https://www.isba.org/awards/yldYoung Lawyer of the Year
/awards/yld/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/laureatesLaureate Award
/awards/lawenforcementLaw Enforcement Award
/awards/lawenforcement/awardeesAwardees
/awards/lawenforcement/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/lawstudentLaw Student Public Service
/awards/lawstudent/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/legaleducationLegal Education
/awards/legaleducation/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/bartylakLegal Services Award
/awards/bartylak/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/legislativeLegislative Support
/awards/legislative/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/newsletterawardNewsletter Award
/awards/newsletteraward/formText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/mcandrewsPro Bono Service
/awards/mcandrews/nominationin...Nomination Form - Individual
/awards/mcandrews/nominationbarNomination Form - Bar Association
/awards/mcandrews/nominationfirmNomination Form - Law Firm/Corporate Law Department
https://www.isba.org/awards/sogiSexual Orientation and Gender Identity
/awards/sogi/nominationText duplicate Nomination Form
/awards/womenofinfluenceWomen of Influence
/awards/womenofinfluence/nomin...Text duplicate Nomination Form
https://www.isba.org/awards/bogBoard of Governors
/judicialevaluations/japollreq...Judicial Advisory Poll
https://www.isba.org/Give Back
https://www.isba.org/mentoringMentoring Program
/newlawyers/mentoringMentees
/mentoring/mentorMentors
https://www.isba.org/probonoText duplicate Pro Bono
https://www.isba.org/donateDonate
https://www.isba.org/volunteerVolunteer
/membership-benefitsMembership & Benefits
https://www.isba.org/Top Member Benefits
https://www.isba.org/freecleText duplicate Free On-Demand CLE
https://www.isba.org/fastcaseFastcase Free Legal Research
https://www.isba.org/eclipsText duplicate E-Clips
http://www.isbamutual.com/External ISBA Mutual
https://www.isba.org/More Benefits
/membership/benefitsAll Member Benefits
/membership/discountsDiscounts
https://www.isba.org/advocacyAdvocacy
https://www.isba.org/lawstudentsFor Law Students
/membership/newlawyerbenefitsFor New Lawyers
https://www.isba.org/Join or Renew
/membership/joinJoin
/membership/renewRenew
/membership/automaticduesplanAutomatic Dues Plan
/ad/redirect/66250New window Text duplicate IMG-ALT Free On-Demand CLE
/ad/redirect/66251New window IMG-ALT Sponsored by ISBA Mutual Insurance
/ad/redirect/66252New window IMG-ALT Access Fastcase
https://www.isba.org/fastcaseText duplicate Fastcase
https://www.isba.org/freecleText duplicate Free On-Demand CLE
/ad/redirect/66369Sponsored byLawyers' Malpractice Insurance
IMG-ALT ISBA Mutual
https://www.isba.org/practicehqText duplicate Practice HQ
https://central.isba.org/External Subdomain Text duplicate ISBA Central Communities
https://www.isba.org/newlawyersText duplicate New Lawyers
https://www.isba.org/ibjText duplicate Illinois Bar Journal
/illinoislawyerfinderText duplicate Illinois Lawyer Finder
https://www.isba.org/formsIllinoisBarDocs
/public/illinoislawyerfinderGet a Lawyer
https://www.isba.org/advertiseAdvertising Opportunities
https://www.isba.org/ibjText duplicate Illinois Bar Journal
/ibj/2020/01/stillawildrideStill a Wild Ride
/ibj/2020/01/stillawildrideTrivial anchor text
Read More
/dailylegalnewsText duplicate Daily Legal News
https://chicago.suntimes.com/2...External Subdomain Illinois Senate President Don Harmon ‘stepping away' from law firm job amid conflict of interest scrutiny
https://jg-tc.com/news/state-a...External Illinois Supreme Court hears 2 lawsuits against school districts
https://www.wcia.com/news/loca...External Pritzker to sign law capping insulin price
https://www.wandtv.com/news/st...External Students can be excused from school to vote under new Illinois law
/dailylegalnewsMore Daily Legal News
https://www.isba.org/barnewsText duplicate The Bar News
/barnews/2020/01/fileyournomin...File Your Nominating Petitions for ISBA Election by Friday, January 31
https://www.isba.org/electionsLearn More
https://www.isba.org/cle-eventsText duplicate CLE & Events
/cle/path?pathPage=/isba/cours...LIVE WEBINAR - Buried in Paper? Your Roadmap for a Paper-Reduced Law Office
/cle/path?pathPage=/isba/cours...And the Hits Just Keep Coming: State, Local, and Property Taxes in the 2020s
/cle/path?pathPage=/isba/cours...LIVE WEBINAR - Are Google Reviews Important and How Many Reviews Does Your Law Firm Need?
/cle/2020/02/introtofastcaseIntroduction to Legal Research on Fastcase 7 (Complimentary Training and CLE Credit for ISBA Members Only)
/cle/path?pathPage=/isba/cours...LIVE - 2020 Federal Tax Conference
https://www.isba.org/cle/upcomingAll Upcoming CLE
/cle/2020/02/livewebcivilappea...Civil Appeal Basics: Handling an Appeal in the Illinois Appellate Court
/cle/2020/02/livewebcivilappea...Register Now
https://www.isba.org/cle/trialFred Lane's ISBA Trial Technique Institute
https://www.isba.org/cle/trialText duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
https://www.isba.org/termsTerms & Conditions
https://www.isba.org/privacyPrivacy Policy
https://www.isba.org/sitemapSite Map
https://www.isba.org/contactContact & Directions
https://twitter.com/ISBAlawyerNew window External No Text
https://www.facebook.com/ISBAl...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/ISBAla...New window External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External No Text
https://www.instagram.com/ISBA...New window External No Text

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.isba.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.72 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 9 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 (44 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 3,603 referring domains.
This website has 117,256 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,602 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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#Yandex
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#Ahrefs
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Allow: /misc/*.css?
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Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
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Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
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Disallow: /search/
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Disallow: /user/login/
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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
1,079

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Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Bar63%Check
Illinois Bar62%Check
State Bar62%Check
Bar Association62%Check
Illinois61%Check
Illinois State Bar Association61%Check
Illinois State61%Check
Association59%Check
Illinois Lawyers53%Check
Illinois Bar Journal51%Check

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