Ncdot.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
43% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
97% 
Server
40% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.84 s
File size
42.60 kB
Words
100
Media files
0
Number of links
20 internal / 14 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
N.C. Department of Transportation
The length of the page title is perfect. (277 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
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)
https://www.ncdot.gov/Pages/default.aspx
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
imagehttps://www.ncdot.gov/Style%20Library/Images/NCDOT_Social_Image.jpg
og:descriptionNCDOT
og:urlNCDOT
og:site_nameNCDOT
og:typewebsite
og:imagehttps://www.ncdot.gov/Style%20Library/Images/NCDOT_Social_Image.jpg
langen-us
twitter:cardsummary
twitter:descriptionNCDOT
twitter:site@NCDOT
twitter:creator@NCDOT
Content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
ExpiresEmpty

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 100 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
No paragraphs were detected.
16% 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 11 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 6 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.

Media list

No media files were found.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
N.C. Department of Transportation
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 N.C. Department of Transportation
H3 Contact
H3 NCDOT Divisions
H3 Social
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 14 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/Pages/default.aspxAnchor skip to main
https://www.ncdot.gov/NCDOT
https://www.ncdot.gov/Text duplicate NCDOT
A-TITLE NCDOT
https://www.ncdot.gov/Text duplicate NCDOT
https://www.nc.gov/New window External NC.gov
https://www.nc.gov/agenciesNew window External Agencies
https://www.nc.gov/jobsNew window External Jobs
https://www.drivenc.gov/New window External Real Time Traffic
/pages/default2.aspxView the Full Version of NCDOT.gov.
https://youtu.be/k5cittSalTYNew window External this video
/Pages/default.aspxAnchor No Text
https://www.ncdot.gov/contactSend Message
https://apps.ncdot.gov/dot/dir...External Subdomain View Staff Directory
/divisions/aviation/Pages/defa...Aviation
/divisions/bike-ped/Pages/defa...Bicycle & Pedestrian
https://www.ncdot.gov/dmvDMV
/divisions/ferry/Pages/default...Ferry
/divisions/globaltranspark/Pag...Global TransPark
/divisions/highways/Pages/defa...Highways
/divisions/ports/Pages/default...Ports
/divisions/public-transit/Page...Public Transportation
/divisions/rail/Pages/default....Rail
/divisions/turnpike/Pages/defa...Turnpike
https://www.facebook.com/NCDOTExternal Facebook
https://twitter.com/ncdotExternal Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/ncdotc...External YouTube
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...External Flickr
https://www.instagram.com/ncdo...External Instagram
http://www.nc.gov/External NC.gov Home
https://apps.ncdot.gov/dot/dir...External Subdomain Employee Directory
/about-us/how-we-operate/polic...Accessibility
/about-us/how-we-operate/polic...Terms of Use
/about-us/how-we-operate/polic...Privacy Policy
https://www.nc.gov/services/op...External NC OpenBook

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.ncdot.gov/Pages/default.aspx"
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 of 0.84 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 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 11 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (43 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlprivate, max-age=0
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
expiresWed, 18 Mar 2020 15:57:30 GMT
last-modifiedThu, 02 Apr 2020 15:57:30 GMT
serverMicrosoft-IIS/10.0
x-sharepointhealthscore0
x-aspnet-version4.0.30319
sprequestguid97dc449f-010a-8096-7573-990406057e4b
request-id97dc449f-010a-8096-7573-990406057e4b
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
sprequestduration37
spiislatency0
x-powered-byASP.NET
microsoftsharepointteamservices16.0.0.4978
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-ms-invokeapp1; RequireReadOnly
x-served-byWebp11
dateThu, 02 Apr 2020 15:57:30 GMT
cteonnt-length43617
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000
content-encodinggzip
content-length8998
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 231 referring domains.
This website has 1,911 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 201 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

User-agent: *

Disallow: /_layouts/
Disallow: /_vti_bin/
Disallow: /_catalogs/



Sitemap: https://www.ncdot.gov:443/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
4,806

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

Search preview

N.C. Department of Transportation
https://www.ncdot.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Transportation54%Check
Department54%Check
Public Transportation37%Check
NCDOT33%Check
gov28%Check
Social26%Check
Divisions26%Check
Contact26%Check
local21%Check
learn21%Check

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