Manhattan-institute.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
72% 
Page structure
53% 
Link structure
25% 
Server
38% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.89 s
File size
77.60 kB
Words
736
Media files
11
Number of links
175 internal / 15 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

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  • Only use 1 H1 Heading in your text.Very important!
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Meta specifications

Title
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Free-Market Think Tank in NYC | Public Policy, Economics, Education
The length of the page title is perfect. (555 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
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A leading free-market think tank focusing on economic growth, education, energy & environment, health care, legal reform, public sector, race, and urban policy.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (946 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
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There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
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https://www.manhattan-institute.org/
There is a valid canonical link 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
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There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
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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
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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
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The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
Doctype
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The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
Favicon
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The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
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This page contains 736 words. That's ok.
13% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 15.5 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
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No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 36 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
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The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 15 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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11 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website is optimized perfectly for social networks.
Additional markup
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No additional page markup was found.
Ads
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No ads were found on this page.
HTTPS
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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
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Manhattan Institute
Too many H1 headings
The H1 heading is too short (19 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

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H2 Risk Sharing: How to Hold Colleges Accountable for the Education They Provide
H2 2019 Year-End President's Update
H2 Midwest Success Stories: These 10 Cities Are Blooming, Not Rusting
H3 Contact
H3 Email Article
H3 ‘Richard Jewell' Raises Troubling Questions About How FBI and Media Operate
H3 No, NYC Can't Afford to Stop Tracking Gang Members
H3 Fixing Up Vacant Lots Could Reduce Crime in St. Louis
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H4 Topics
H4 Publications
H4 On the Ground
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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.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are 15 external links on this page.
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/triallawyersincTrial Lawyers, Inc.
/knowyourratesObamacare Impact Map
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/Next Generation
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/expertsExperts
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/expert/heather-mac-donaldText duplicate Heather Mac Donald
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/expert/chris-popeChris Pope
/expert/brian-riedlText duplicate Brian Riedl
/expert/jason-l-rileyJason Riley
/expert/marcus-wintersMarcus Winters
/expertsText duplicate See All Experts
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/hayek-lecture-and-book-prizeHayek Lecture and Prize
/events/lecture-series/546Wilson Lectures
/events/lecture-series/547Wriston Lectures
/events/award-seriesAward Series
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/events/pastText duplicate __________
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/10-successful-midwest-cities-...report Midwest Success Stories: These 10 Cities Are Blooming, Not Rusting Aaron M. Renn November 21, 2019 Urban PolicyInfrastructure & Transportation
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/destroying-a-life-richard-jewellcommentary ‘Richard Jewell' Raises Troubling Questions About How FBI and Media Operate Judith Miller December 27, 2019 OtherCulture & Society
/no-nyc-cant-afford-to-stop-tr...commentary No, NYC Can't Afford to Stop Tracking Gang Members Rafael A. Mangual December 26, 2019 Urban PolicyCrime New YorkOther
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/educationText duplicate Education
/energy-environmentText duplicate Energy & Environment
/health-careText duplicate Health Policy
/legal-reformText duplicate Legal Reform
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/public-sectorText duplicate Public Sector
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/publicationsText duplicate Publications
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/booksText duplicate Books
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/on-the-groundText duplicate See All Projects
/projectsText duplicate Projects
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/triallawyersincTrial Lawyers Inc
/knowyourratesText duplicate Obamacare Impact Map
/Text duplicate Next Generation
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/projectsText duplicate See All Projects
/expertsText duplicate Experts
/eventsText duplicate Events
/aboutText duplicate About
/mediaPress/Media
/privacyText duplicate Privacy Policy
/terms-of-useText duplicate Terms of Use
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Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.manhattan-institute.org/"
HTTP header
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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 of 0.89 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 15 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 36 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (78 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
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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 9,160 referring domains.
This website has 374,181 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 6,408 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
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Free-Market Think Tank in NYC | Public Policy, Economics, Education
https://www.manhattan-institute.org/
A leading free-market think tank focusing on economic growth, education, energy & environment, health care, legal reform, public sector, race, and urban policy.

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