Noaa.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
45% 
Page structure
71% 
Link structure
88% 
Server
81% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.04 s
File size
52.60 kB
Words
338
Media files
5
Number of links
50 internal / 18 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration | U.S. Department of Commerce
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 737 pixels long. Optimize title
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.noaa.gov/
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
(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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og:descriptionU.S. Department of Commerce
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
No paragraphs were detected.
There are only 338 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
18% 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 8 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 7 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...oaa/images/noaa_logo_circle_bw_72x72.svgNOAA Home
...shot April 2021-square.jpg?itok=Km7n0sjlThis image shows what the NOAA Custom Chart looks like for the area near San Francisco, California. With this free online tool, it's easy to zoom in and explore this region, or any area covered by NOAA's 3.2 million square nautical miles of charts. And once you find what you're looking for, it's just as easy to download a printable digital copy.This image shows what the NOAA Custom Chart looks like for the area near San Francisco, California. With this free online tool, it's easy to zoom in and explore this region, or any area covered by NOAA's 3.2 million square nautical miles of charts. And once you find what you're looking for, it's just as easy to download a printable digital copy. (NOAA)
...S-Landscape INSET only.jpg?itok=CWJW06_VNOAA partners from the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies at University of Miami and the Caribbean Region Association for Coastal Ocean Observing gather around 11 ocean gliders that will track hurricane data off Puerto Rico, July 14, 2020. NOAA partners from the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies at University of Miami and the Caribbean Region Association for Coastal Ocean Observing gather around 11 ocean gliders that will track hurricane data off Puerto Rico, July 14, 2020. (Credit NOAA/CIMAS/ CARICOOS)
...da-Sea-Grant--1120x534.jpg?itok=26o6Dx10A citizen scientist collects and analyzes water samples for microplastic debris in Florida. A citizen scientist collects and analyzes water samples for microplastic debris in Florida. (Florida Sea Grant)
...oaa/images/noaa_logo_circle_bw_72x72.svgNOAA Home

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Frequently accessed tools & resources
H2 5 ways NOAA scientists are answering big questions about climate change
H2 Frequently accessed tools & resources Duplicate text
H2 Stay connected
H2 How are we doing?
H5 AROUND NOAA //
H5 AROUND NOAA // Duplicate text
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 18 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.noaa.gov/Anchor Jump to Content
https://www.noaa.gov/weatherWeather
https://www.noaa.gov/climateClimate
/oceans-coastsOceans & Coasts
https://www.noaa.gov/fisheriesFisheries
https://www.noaa.gov/satellitesSatellites
https://www.noaa.gov/researchResearch
/marine-aviationMarine & Aviation
https://www.noaa.gov/chartingCharting
https://www.noaa.gov/sanctuariesSanctuaries
https://www.noaa.gov/educationEducation
/about-our-agencyAbout our agency
/news-featuresNews and features
https://www.noaa.gov/IMG-ALT NOAA Home
https://www.noaa.gov/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
https://www.commerce.gov/External U.S. Department of Commerce
https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/...External Subdomain Podcast: The future is here for NOAA's nautical charts
IMG-ALT This image shows what the NOAA Custom Chart looks like for the area near San Francisco, California. With this free online tool, it's easy to zoom in and expl...
https://research.noaa.gov/arti...External Subdomain NOAA report highlights 2020 climate, weather, ocean research
IMG-ALT NOAA partners from the Cooperative Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Studies at University of Miami and the Caribbean Region Association for Coastal Ocean...
https://blog.marinedebris.noaa...External Subdomain 'What's that in the water?' Using citizen science to better understand marine debris
IMG-ALT A citizen scientist collects and analyzes water samples for microplastic debris in Florida.
https://www.noaa.gov/Text duplicate IMG-ALT NOAA Home
https://www.noaa.gov/Text duplicate National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
https://www.commerce.gov/External Text duplicate U.S. Department of Commerce
/weather-and-climate-resourcesWeather and Climate information tools and resources
/satellite-imagery-reports-lau...Satellite imagery, reports, launch information
/fisheries-regulations-permits...Fisheries regulations, permits, data reporting and restoration projects
/ocean-and-coastal-tools-sanct...Oceans and coastal tools, sanctuary permits, charts and images
/budget-grants-and-corporate-s...Budgets, grants and Corporate Services
/educational-resourcesEducational resources
https://research.noaa.gov/arti...External Subdomain 5 ways NOAA scientists are answering big questions about climate change
https://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/n...External Subdomain Vote for us! Sanctuaries '360: Explore the Blue' series nominated for Webby Award
/media-release/large-scale-cor...Large-scale coral restoration begins in Florida Keys sanctuary
/media-release/noaa-and-commun...NOAA and communities to map heat inequities in 11 states
/news/noaa-scientists-use-dron...NOAA scientists use drones to see tornado damage in remote areas
/weather-and-climate-resourcesText duplicate Weather and Climate information tools and resources
/satellite-imagery-reports-lau...Text duplicate Satellite imagery, reports, launch information
/fisheries-regulations-permits...Text duplicate Fisheries regulations, permits, data reporting and restoration projects
/ocean-and-coastal-tools-sanct...Text duplicate Oceans and coastal tools, sanctuary permits, charts and images
/budget-grants-and-corporate-s...Text duplicate Budgets, grants and Corporate Services
/educational-resourcesText duplicate Educational resources
https://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/n...External Subdomain Text duplicate Vote for us! Sanctuaries '360: Explore the Blue' series nominated for Webby Award
/media-release/large-scale-cor...Text duplicate Large-scale coral restoration begins in Florida Keys sanctuary
/media-release/noaa-and-commun...Text duplicate NOAA and communities to map heat inequities in 11 states
/news/noaa-scientists-use-dron...Text duplicate NOAA scientists use drones to see tornado damage in remote areas
/about-our-agencyText duplicate About our agency
/news-featuresText duplicate News and features
/stay-connectedStay connected
https://twitter.com/NOAAExternal Share to Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/NOAANew window External Share to Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook - opens in new window
https://www.instagram.com/noaaExternal NOAA on Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/usnoaagovExternal NOAA on YouTube
https://www.noaa.gov/Text duplicate NOAA Home
https://docs.google.com/forms/...New window External Subdomain Feedbackopens in new window
A-TITLE opens in new window
https://sites.google.com/noaa....External Subdomain COVID-19 Resources for NOAA Personnel
/protecting-your-privacyProtecting Your Privacy
/organization/information-tech...FOIA
/organization/information-tech...Information Quality
/accessibilityAccessibility
https://www.noaa.gov/guidanceGuidance
/organization/budget-finance-p...Budget & Performance
https://www.noaa.gov/disclaimerDisclaimer
/organization/inclusion-and-ci...EEO
/organization/inclusion-and-ci...No-Fear Act
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
http://www.ready.gov/External Ready.gov
http://www.homelandsecurity.no...External Subdomain Employee Check-In
https://nsd.rdc.noaa.gov/External Staff Directory
https://www.noaa.gov/contact-usContact us
https://www.noaa.gov/need-helpNeed help?

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.noaa.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.04 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (53 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Government. This classification is fine.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 183,943 referring domains.
This page has 119,106,482 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 106,372 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
7,923

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Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
NOAA60%Check
NOAA scientists51%Check
Atmospheric50%Check
ocean50%Check
NOAA weather49%Check
Atmospheric Administration48%Check
gov48%Check
tools and resources48%Check
National46%Check
Oceanic46%Check

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