Opensecrets.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
87% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
84% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.50 s
File size
53.80 kB
Words
655
Media files
16
Number of links
92 internal / 3 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
OpenSecrets
The page title is too short. (119 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
The page title is only one word.
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.opensecrets.org/
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Canada
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
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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
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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.

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 655 words. That's ok.
29.5% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
7 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 14.24 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 13 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
6 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
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)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Page structure

H1 heading
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OpenSecrets homepage
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 OpenSecrets homepage
H2 More money, less transparency: A decade under Citizens United
H2 Billionaires spent big following Citizens United — expect them to spend more in 2020
H2 Sanders donors less likely to give to other candidates, but when they do, it's Warren
H2 Will donors to Cory Booker move to other 2020 Democrats?
H2 2019 Special Elections
H2 Dark Money
H2 Political Action Committees
H2 Learning Center
H2 We follow the money. You make it possible.
H2 Count Cash & Make Change
H3 Learn the Basics About Campaign Finance
H3 Investigate Every Aspect of Money in Politics
H3 Create Tools To Empower Citizens
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.
6 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 4 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 3 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://www.opensecrets.org/Anchor Skip to Navigation
http://www.opensecrets.org/Anchor Skip to Main Content
http://www.opensecrets.org/Anchor Skip to Footer
http://www.opensecrets.org/about/About
/resources/Resources
http://www.opensecrets.org/IMG-ALT OpenSecrets homepage
A-TITLE OpenSecrets.org
/donate?utm_campaign=donate&ut...Donate
http://www.opensecrets.org/Anchor Menu
/elections/Overview ›
/2020-presidential-racePresidential ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/racesCongressional Elections ›
/members-of-congressCongress ›
/cong-cmtesCongressional Committees ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/jfc/Joint Fundraising Committees ›
/personal-financesPersonal Finances ›
/outsidespending/Outside Spending ›
/dark-moneyDark Money ›
/campaign-expendituresExpenditures ›
/ad-data/Political Ads ›
/parties/Political Parties ›
/overview/Election Overview ›
/states/Get Local! ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/trumpTrump Administration ›
/donor-lookupDonor Lookup ›
/featured-datasetsFeatured Data Sets ›
/influence/Text duplicate Overview ›
/industries/Interest Groups ›
/federal-lobbying/Lobbying ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/fara/Foreign Lobby Watch ›
/revolving/Revolving Door ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/pacs/PACs ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/orgs/Organizations ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/527s/527s ›
/news/newsanalysis.phpAll News & Analysis ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/news/OpenSecrets News ›
http://politicalpartytime.org/New window External Political Party Time ›
/news/reports/Reports ›
/news/inthenews.phpMedia Citations ›
/news/category/about-the-cente...Center Press Releases ›
/news/issues/Issue Profiles ›
/news/disclosure.phpCampaign Finance Links ›
/resources/newsletter/Newsletter Sign-up ›
/action/Act Now
http://www.opensecrets.org/about/Text duplicate About
/resources/Text duplicate Resources
/action/Act Now ›
/news/reports/a-decade-under-c...Trivial anchor text
Read More
/news/2020/01/billionaires-spe...No Text
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/news/2020/01/billionaires-spe...Billionaires spent big following Citizens United — expect them to spend more in 2020
/news/author/karl-evers-hillst...By Karl Evers-Hillstrom and Brian Johnson
/news/2020/01/billionaires-spe...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
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/news/2020/01/sanders-donor-ba...No Text
http://www.opensecrets.org/news/Text duplicate News Post
/news/2020/01/sanders-donor-ba...Sanders donors less likely to give to other candidates, but when they do, it's Warren
/news/author/karl-evers-hillst...By Karl Evers-Hillstrom and Tatyana Monnay
/news/2020/01/sanders-donor-ba...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
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/news/2020/01/cory-bookers-don...No Text
http://www.opensecrets.org/news/Text duplicate News Post
/news/2020/01/cory-bookers-don...Will donors to Cory Booker move to other 2020 Democrats?
/news/author/kevers/By Karl Evers-Hillstrom
/news/2020/01/cory-bookers-don...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
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http://www.opensecrets.org/newsRead more original journalism from OpenSecrets News
http://www.opensecrets.org/newsVisit OpenSecrets News
/races/special-elections/2019 Special Elections
/races/special-electionsThe 2020 cycle kicks off with special elections happening in North Carolina and Pennsylvania in 2019 ›
/races/special-elections/Learn more
/dark-money/Dark Money
/dark-money/basicsWhat is Dark Money? ›
/dark-money/top-donorsWho are the top Dark Money Donors? ›
/dark-money/explore-our-reportsExplore our records ›
/dark-money/Text duplicate Learn more
http://www.opensecrets.org/pacs/Political Action Committees
/pacs/toppacs.phpSee the top committees ›
/pacs/superpacs.phpDig into our list of Super PACs ›
/pacs/pacfaq.phpWhat is a PAC? ›
http://www.opensecrets.org/pacs/Text duplicate Learn more
/resources/learn/Learn the basics
/resources/learn/No Text
/resources/learn/academic.phpFind academic research
/resources/learn/academic.phpNo Text
/resources/create/Build your own tools
/resources/create/No Text
https://twitter.com/opensecretsdcExternal Follow us on Twitter
https://facebook.com/opensecretsExternal Follow us on Facebook
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/elections/Politicians & Elections
/influence/Influence & Lobbying
http://www.opensecrets.org/news/News & Analysis
/resources/Text duplicate Resources
http://www.opensecrets.org/about/About Us
/action-center/Take Action
/donate/Text duplicate Donate
/contracts/Buy Custom Data
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Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
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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 0.50 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 4 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (54 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 28,625 referring domains.
This website has 5,894,064 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 20,588 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

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Facebook popularity

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