Noaa.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
45% 
Page structure
71% 
Link structure
87% 
Server
29% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.05 s
File size
49.20 kB
Words
329
Media files
5
Number of links
50 internal / 18 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Add a H1 heading to this page.Very important!
  • Add a meta description.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used CSS files.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.Very important!
  • Review and improve the page title.Important!
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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 currently 655 pixels long.
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
langen
twitter:urlhttps://www.noaa.gov/
twitter:titleNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
twitter:descriptionU.S. Department of Commerce
og:typewebsite
og:urlhttps://www.noaa.gov/
og:titleNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
og:descriptionU.S. Department of Commerce
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
No paragraphs were detected.
There are only 329 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
18.2% 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.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 7 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)
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.
Ads
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
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
...6916441716_313205875_o.jpg?itok=cRpaDaxKScience, service and stewardship are at the heart of NOAA's diverse mission.Science, service and stewardship are at the heart of NOAA's diverse mission. (NOAA)
...AA--1125x534-Landscape.jpg?itok=MelrIDocAn oiled rock along the shoreline near New Orleans.An oiled rock along the shoreline near New Orleans. (NOAA)
...--1125x534 - Landscape.jpg?itok=7-6lQQyTC. cordellbankensis coral colonies.C. cordellbankensis coral colonies. (NOAA)
...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 Get the latest #Dorian forecast from NOAA's National Hurricane Center
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 amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have 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/our-workOur work
https://www.noaa.gov/IMG-ALT NOAA Home
https://www.noaa.gov/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
http://www.commerce.gov/External U.S. Department of Commerce
/stories/noaa-business-briefWhat does NOAA do for you?
IMG-ALT Science, service and stewardship are at the heart of NOAA's diverse mission.
https://oceanservice.noaa.gov/...External Subdomain NOAA provides scientific expertise to aid oil and chemical spill response
IMG-ALT An oiled rock along the shoreline near New Orleans.
https://sanctuaries.noaa.gov/n...External Subdomain New deep-sea coral species discovered in national marine sanctuary
IMG-ALT C. cordellbankensis coral colonies.
https://www.noaa.gov/Text duplicate IMG-ALT NOAA Home
https://www.noaa.gov/Text duplicate National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
http://www.commerce.gov/External Text duplicate U.S. Department of Commerce
/weather-forecast-tools-and-re...Weather forecast tools and resources
/climate-data-and-reportsClimate data and reports
/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://www.hurricanes.gov/External Anchor Get the latest #Dorian forecast from NOAA's National Hurricane Center
/news/january-through-august-w...January through August was wettest on record for U.S.
https://www.noaa.gov/dorianYour one-stop page for #Dorian web, imagery and social media resources
/stories/watch-live-noaa-s-dee...Watch live: NOAA's deep-sea expedition to seamounts and canyons off U.S., Canada
https://tidesandcurrents.noaa....External Subdomain View real-time water levels and winds for Hurricane #Dorian
/weather-forecast-tools-and-re...Text duplicate Weather forecast tools and resources
/climate-data-and-reportsText duplicate Climate data and reports
/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
/news/january-through-august-w...Text duplicate January through August was wettest on record for U.S.
https://www.noaa.gov/dorianText duplicate Your one-stop page for #Dorian web, imagery and social media resources
/stories/watch-live-noaa-s-dee...Text duplicate Watch live: NOAA's deep-sea expedition to seamounts and canyons off U.S., Canada
https://tidesandcurrents.noaa....External Subdomain Text duplicate View real-time water levels and winds for Hurricane #Dorian
/about-our-agencyText duplicate About our agency
/news-featuresText duplicate News and features
https://www.noaa.gov/our-workText duplicate Our work
/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
http://www.instagram.com/noaaExternal NOAA on Instagram
http://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
/protecting-your-privacyProtecting Your Privacy
/foia-freedom-of-information-actFOIA
http://www.cio.noaa.gov/servic...External Subdomain Information Quality
/accessibilityAccessibility
https://www.noaa.gov/disclaimerDisclaimer
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
http://www.ready.gov/External Ready.gov
http://www.eeo.noaa.gov/External Subdomain EEO
http://www.homelandsecurity.no...External Subdomain Employee Check-In
https://www.noaa.gov/contact-usContact us
https://nsd.rdc.noaa.gov/nsdExternal Staff Directory
https://www.noaa.gov/need-helpNeed help?

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.noaa.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.
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)
This website loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.05 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (49 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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connectionkeep-alive
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content-languageen
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
link<https://www.noaa.gov/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.noaa.gov/>; rel="shortlink"
cache-controlpublic, max-age=900
last-modifiedSat, 07 Sep 2019 00:08:03 GMT
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
content-encodinggzip
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strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
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statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Government. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 162,354 referring domains.
This website has 149,310,983 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 97,245 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

No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
4,906

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

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
NOAA52%Check
NOAA on50%Check
National40%Check
NOAA weather38%Check
gov37%Check
National Oceanic37%Check
Oceanic and Atmospheric37%Check
Tools and Resources37%Check
Atmospheric Administration35%Check
Department33%Check

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