Nsa.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
78% 
Page structure
81% 
Link structure
77% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.03 s
File size
53.70 kB
Words
722
Media files
8
Number of links
188 internal / 17 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
National Security Agency
The length of the page title is perfect. (227 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The official website for NSA -- the National Security Agency National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS). NSA leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both signals intelligence (SIGINT) and information assurance (now referred to as cybersecurity) products and services, and enables computer network operations (CNO).
The meta description is too long: 2208 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
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-us
Server location: Germany
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
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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
(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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DESCRIPTIONThe official website for NSA -- the National Security Agency National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS). NSA leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both signals intelligence (SIGINT) and information assurance (now referred to as cybersecurity) products and services, and enables computer network operations (CNO).
KEYWORDSNSA, cybersecurity, cyber security, cyber, jobs, internships, signals intelligence, SIGINT, intelligence, technology, intelligence, cryptology, students, careers, research, code, security, National Security Agency, Central Security Service, CSS,
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are 2 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: For more than 65 years, NSA’s signals intelligence and cybersecurity...
This page contains 722 words. That's ok.
15.2% 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.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.5 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 23 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width,initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 14 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

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/Portals/70/logo.png?ver=dS1ja71XU2Y%3DLogo: National Security Agency I Central Security ServiceNational Security Agency I Central Security Service
...571833/825/780/0/210127-D-IM742-1001.PNGDr. Josiah Dykstra, NSA’s Cybersecurity Collaboration Center Subject Matter Expert, has been recognized as a Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).Dr. Josiah Dykstra, NSA’s Cybersecurity Collaboration Center Subject Matter Expert, has been recognized as a Distinguished Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
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...NSASeal.png?ver=h7SfA0eDMECR1yB8bTHYSQ==NSA Seal
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
What's New
The H1 heading is too short (10 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 What's New
H2 Cybersecurity
H2 Research
H2 For Students & Educators
H2 Understanding NSA
H2 Cybersecurity Duplicate text
H2 Research Duplicate text
H2 For Students & Educators Duplicate text
H3 Stay Connected
H3 NSA Resources
H3 External Resources
H3 Learn About Our Seals
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.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 17 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.nsa.gov/Anchor Skip to main content (Press Enter).
http://www.nsa.gov/IMG-ALT Logo: National Security Agency I Central Security Service
http://www.nsa.gov/National Security Agency Central Security Service National Security Agency Central Security Service
A-TITLE National Security Agency Central Security Service
http://www.nsa.gov/Documentation/Documentation
/Interactive-Process/Interactive Process
/Job-Reassignment/Job Reassignment
/Implementation/Implementation
http://www.nsa.gov/Decisions/Decisions
http://www.nsa.gov/Denial/Denial
/Reconsideration/Reconsideration
/Confidentiality/Confidentiality
/Statutory-Claims/Statutory Claims
http://www.nsa.gov/CryptoComics/CryptoComics
https://www.nsa.gov/about/About Us
/about/mission-values/Mission & Values
/about/leadership/Current Leadership
/about/leadership/former-direc...Former Directors
/about/leadership/former-deput...Former D/Directors
/about/leadership/former-deput...Former D/CSS
/about/central-security-service/Central Security Service (CSS)
/about/cryptologic-centers/Cryptologic Centers
/about/cryptologic-centers/col...NSA/CSS Colorado
/about/cryptologic-centers/geo...NSA/CSS Georgia
/about/cryptologic-centers/haw...NSA/CSS Hawaii
/about/cryptologic-centers/texas/NSA/CSS Texas
/about/diversity/Diversity, Equality & Inclusion
/about/diversity/accommodations/Accommodations & Accessibility
/about/diversity/discriminatio...Discrimination Complaints
/about/diversity/no-fear/No FEAR Act & Data
/About-Us/Diversity-Equality-I...Employee Resource Groups
/about/civil-liberties/Civil Liberties and Privacy
/about/civil-liberties/about/About
/about/civil-liberties/leaders...Leadership
/about/civil-liberties/reports/Reports
/about/civil-liberties/resources/Resources
/about/contact-us/Contact
/about/cryptologic-heritage/Cryptologic Heritage
/about/faqs/rich-heritage-cryp...Cryptologic Heritage FAQs
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...Center for Cryptologic History
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...Pre 1952 Timeline
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...Pearl Harbor Review
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...Voices from the Past
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...About the NSA/CSS Insignia
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...Historical Figures & Publications
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...African Americans
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...Cryptologic Hall of Honor
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...NSA 60th Anniversary
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...Publications
/about/cryptologic-heritage/hi...Women
/about/cryptologic-heritage/cr...National Cryptologic Memorial
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...National Cryptologic Museum
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...About the Museum
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Exhibits & Artifacts
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Hours of Operation
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Tours & Education Programs
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Map & Directions
https://www.nsa.gov/about/ogc/Office of General Counsel
https://oig.nsa.gov/External Office of the Inspector General
https://www.nsa.gov/about/faqs/Frequently Asked Questions
/about/contact-us/Contact NSA
https://www.nsa.gov/what-we-do/What We Do
/what-we-do/understanding-the-...Understanding the Threat
/what-we-do/signals-intelligence/Signals Intelligence
/about/faqs/sigint-faqsSIGINT FAQs
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/Cybersecurity
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Advi...Cybersecurity Advisories & Technical Guidance
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Tele...Telework and Mobile Security Guides
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Thre...Threat Intelligence & Assessments
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Cybe...Cybersecurity Products & Services
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Cybe...Cybersecurity Education
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Cybe...Cybersecurity Careers
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Part...Partnership
/What-We-Do/Cybersecurity/Pres...Press & Public Engagements
/what-we-do/support-the-military/Support to the Military
/what-we-do/customers-and-part...Customers & Partners
/what-we-do/research/Research
/what-we-do/research/cybersecu...Cybersecurity Research
/what-we-do/research/math-scie...Math Sciences Program
/what-we-do/research/computer-...Computer and Analytic Sciences Research
/what-we-do/research/technolog...Technology Transfer Program
/what-we-do/research/publicati...Text duplicate Publications
/resources/everyone/digital-me...Research Papers
/what-we-do/research/science-o...Science of Security
/news-features/News & Features
/News-Features/Feature-Stories/Feature Stories
/news-features/press-room/Press Room
/news-features/speeches-testim...Speeches and Testimonies
/news-features/declassified-do...Declassified Documents
/News-Features/the-next-wave/The Next Wave
/News-Features/Digital-Media-C...Digital Media Center
/News-Features/Digital-Media-C...Video Audio Clips
/news-features/digital-media-c...Image Galleries
/news-features/digital-media-c...Text duplicate Publications
https://www.nsa.gov/resources/Text duplicate Resources
/Resources/Students-Educators/Students and Educators
/resources/students-educators/...National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity
/resources/students-educators/...Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations
/Resources/Students-Educators/...Criteria for Measurement for CAE in Cyber Operations Advanced
/Resources/Students-Educators/...Requirements
/Resources/Students-Educators/...Application
/Resources/Students-Educators/...Criteria for Measurement for CAE in Cyber Operations Fundamental
/Resources/Students-Educators/...application
/Resources/Students-Educators/...Text duplicate Application
/Resources-For-/Students-Educa...CAE-Cyber Operations Announcements
/resources/students-educators/...K-12 Partnership
/resources/students-educators/...Research Partnership
/resources/students-educators/...Featured Schools
/resources/students-educators/...UMBC
/resources/students-educators/...North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University (N.C. A&T)
/resources/students-educators/...University of Texas San Antonio
/resources/students-educators/...University of Hawaii
/resources/students-educators/...Illinois at Urbana-Chapaign
/resources/students-educators/...Carnegie Mellon University
/Resources/Students-Educators/...OnRamp II Program
/resources/cybersecurity-Profe...Cybersecurity Professionals
/Resources/SpeakersNSA-Nationa...Request an NSA Speaker
/Resources/Freedom-of-Informat...Freedom of Information Act
https://code.nsa.gov/External Open Source @ NSA
/Resources/Prepublication-Review/Prepublication Review
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Commercial Solutions for Classified Program (CSfC)
/Portals/70/documents/resource...Threat Prevention
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Capability Packages
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Archived Capability Packages
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Components List
/Resources/Everyone/csfc/Compo...Archived Components List
https://apps.nsa.gov/iaarchive...External CNSA Suite
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Solution Registration
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Newsletter
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Trusted Integrator List
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Archived Trusted Integrator List
/Portals/70/documents/resource...Customer Handbook
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Frequently Asked Question
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Coming Soon
/Resources/Commercial-Solution...Points of Contact
/Resources/Media-Destruction-G...Media Destruction Guidance
/Resources/Media-Destruction-G...Vendor Information
/Resources/NSA-Classified-Mate...Classified Material Conversion
https://www.nsa.gov/careers/Join our Team
https://www.intelligencecareer...External Apply Now!
https://www.intelligencecareer...External Career Fields
https://www.intelligencecareer...External Development Programs
https://www.intelligencecareer...External Student Programs
https://www.intelligencecareer...External Diversity at NSA
https://www.nsa.gov/business/Doing Business With Us
/business/getting-started/Getting Started
/business/conferences-events/Conferences & Events
/business/small-business-office/Office of Small Business Programs
/business/acquisition-resource...Acquisition Resource Center
/business/programs/Business Programs and Resources
/business/contacts/Contacts
http://www.nsa.gov/Home
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...Computing Society Honors NSA Cybersecurity Expert
/DesktopModules/ArticleCS/RSS....A-TITLE News RSS feed
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...NSA Recommends How Enterprises Can Securely Adopt Encrypted DNS
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...NSA Cybersecurity 2020 Year in Review
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...NSA releases “Eliminating Obsolete Transport Layer Security (TLS) Protocol Configurations” Cybersecurity Information
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...NSA Employee Produces More than 1,000 Face Coverings to Combat COVID-19
/News-Features/Feature-Stories...Virtual Hall of Honor Ceremony Celebrates Five Cryptologic Heroes
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Text duplicate IMG-ALT National Cryptologic Museum
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/post...Post-Quantum Cybersecurity Resources
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/Tele...Text duplicate Telework and Mobile Security Guides
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/Careers in Cybersecurity
https://media.defense.gov/2021...New window External Subdomain NSA 2020 Cybersecurity Year in Review
https://www.nsa.gov/Ghidra/Ghidra
/what-we-do/research/math-scie...Mathematical Sciences Program
/what-we-do/research/science-o...Text duplicate Science of Security
/what-we-do/research/technolog...Text duplicate Technology Transfer Program
/News-Features/the-next-wave/Text duplicate The Next Wave
/resources/students-educators/Information for Students
/resources/students-educators/Information for Educators
/resources/students-educators/...Information on Research Partnerships
/resources/students-educators/Centers of Academic Excellence
/resources/students-educators/Featured School Series
/about/cryptologic-heritage/mu...Text duplicate IMG-ALT National Cryptologic Museum
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/post...Text duplicate Post-Quantum Cybersecurity Resources
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/Tele...Text duplicate Telework and Mobile Security Guides
/what-we-do/cybersecurity/Text duplicate Careers in Cybersecurity
https://media.defense.gov/2021...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate NSA 2020 Cybersecurity Year in Review
https://www.nsa.gov/ghidra/Text duplicate Ghidra
/what-we-do/research/math-scie...Text duplicate Mathematical Sciences Program
/what-we-do/research/technolog...Text duplicate Science of Security
/what-we-do/research/technolog...Text duplicate Technology Transfer Program
/resources/everyone/digital-me...Text duplicate The Next Wave
/resources/students-educators/Text duplicate Information for Students
/resources/students-educators/Text duplicate Information for Educators
/resources/students-educators/...Text duplicate Information on Research Partnerships
/resources/students-educators/Text duplicate Centers of Academic Excellence
/resources/students-educators/Text duplicate Featured School Series
http://www.intelligencecareers...External Apply for a Career Now
https://www.nsa.gov/about/ogc/Text duplicate Office of General Counsel
/about/civil-liberties/Civil Liberties & Privacy
https://www.nsa.gov/terms-of-useWeb Privacy & Security
/Resources/Freedom-of-Informat...Text duplicate Freedom of Information Act
/about/diversity/no-fear/No FEAR Act
https://oig.nsa.gov/External Inspector General
https://www.nsa.gov/terms-of-useTerms of Use
https://www.nsa.gov/terms-of-useAccessibility
http://www.defense.gov/External Defense.gov
https://www.dni.gov/External DNI.gov
http://icontherecord.tumblr.com/External Subdomain IC on the Record
https://www.intelligence.gov/External Intelligence.gov
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...Learn About Our Seals
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...IMG-ALT NSA Seal
/about/cryptologic-heritage/ce...IMG-ALT CSS Seal

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.nsa.gov/"
HTTP header
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The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 21 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 23 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.03 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (54 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 page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 21,060 referring domains.
This page has 1,100,625 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 16,444 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

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Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
20,735

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Search preview

www.nsa.gov
National Security Agency
The official website for NSA -- the National Security Agency National Security Agency/Central Security Service (NSA/CSS). NSA leads the U.S. Government in cryptology that encompasses both signals intelligence (SIGINT) and information assurance (now referred to as cybersecurity) products and services, and enables computer network operations (CNO).

Most important keywords

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