Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
90% 
Page quality
45% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
6% 
Server
87% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.68 s
File size
26.20 kB
Words
353
Media files
4
Number of links
64 internal / 45 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
RI.gov: Rhode Island Government
The length of the page title is perfect. (306 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The Official Web Site of the State of Rhode Island
The length of the meta description is perfect. (306 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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
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)
HTTP-Header Content-Type: iso-8859-1
Meta Charset Attribut: utf-8
The specified character encodings are different.
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
titleRI.gov: Rhode Island Government
descriptionThe Official Web Site of the State of Rhode Island
authorRI.gov
robotsindex,follow
ratingSafe for kids
originatorJurisdictionState of Rhode Island
govTypestate
keywordsRhode Island, State of Rhode Island, Official Web site of Rhode Island, Rhode Island Government, Governor Gina Raimondo, Rhode Island Portal, Online Applications, Online Forms, Online Services, Services, eServices, Visiting Rhode Island, Living in Rhode Island, Working in Rhode Island, Education in Rhode Island, Rhode Island Cities and Towns, Rhode Island Counties, Taxes and Government Revenue, Vital Record and Population, Voting and Elections
subjectsBusiness and Commerce; Crime and Law Enforcement; Education; Employment; Government; History and Culture; Housing and Construction; Laws and Regulations; Military; Consumer Protection; Recreation and Tourism; Taxes and Government Revenue; Transportation
contactCityProvidence
contactStateRhode Island
contactZipcode02908
contactPhoneNumber401-831-8099
google-site-verification46aKdCuFpYKpDx-OjW681NMcacMEizKIw7xGt_HJGXI
format-detectiontelephone=yes
apple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
apple-mobile-web-app-titleRI.gov
application-nameRI.gov
msapplication-TileImage/img/windows8rigov-logo.png
msapplication-TileColor#ffffff
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
HandheldFriendlyTrue
MobileOptimized320
langen
fb:app_idRIGOV
og:typewebsite
og:urlhttps://www.ri.gov/
og:imagehttps://www.ri.gov/img/ios/touch-icon-iphone4.png
og:titleRIGOV
og:descriptionOfficial Website for the State of Rhode Island
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
No paragraphs were detected.
There are only 353 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
16.1% 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 website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
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)
2 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)
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
https://www.ri.gov/img/portal2017/logo.pngRI.gov HomeRI.gov Home
https://www.ri.gov/img/portal2017/gov.pngNo alt attribute provided
/img/portal2016/best2015.pngNo alt attribute provided
https://www.ri.gov/img/portal2015/totop.pngBack to Top

Page structure

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

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H5 About & Help
H5 Officials
H5 Media
H5 Alerts
H5 Mobile
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.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (45) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.ri.gov/index.phpIMG-ALT RI.gov Home
http://www.governor.ri.gov/External Gov Raimondo
A-TITLE Governor Raimondo
https://www.facebook.com/GinaM...External A-TITLE Facebook
https://twitter.com/govraimondoExternal A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor No Text
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Menu
https://www.ri.gov/services/Browse Services
http://www.ri.gov/reg/Vehicle Registration Renewal DMV
https://www.ri.gov/DEM/saltwater/Saltwater Fishing Licenses DEM
/taxation/refund/Where's My Refund? Division of Taxation
/taxation/business/index.phpBusiness Taxes Division of Taxation
http://sos.ri.gov/divisions/Bu...External Start a Business in RI Secretary of State
http://www.dhs.ri.gov/Programs...External Apply for Services Department of Human Services
/DMV/licenserenewal/Driver's License Renewal DMV
/DEM/commercialmarine/Commercial Fishing Licenses DEM
/DMV/titleinquiryTitle Inquiry DMV
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/government/submenu.phpBrowse Government
https://www.ri.gov/officials/Rhode Island Elected Officials Executive
http://www.rilin.state.ri.us/P...External Subdomain RI General Assembly Legislative
https://www.courts.ri.gov/Page...External Rhode Island Judiciary Judiciary
https://www.ri.gov/guide/All Agencies A-Z Rhode Island State Agencies
https://www.ri.gov/towns/Cities & Towns Rhode Island Cities & Towns
http://www.transparency.ri.gov/External Government Transparency The RI Transparency Portal
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/business/business2015.phpBrowse Business
http://sos.ri.gov/divisions/Bu...External Start a Business Secretary of State
https://www.ri.gov/taxation/BAR/Business Registration Division of Taxation
http://www.dbr.ri.gov/rules/External Rules & Regulations Department Of Business Regulation
http://commerceri.com/External Taxes & Incentives Rhode Island Commerce Corporation
/taxation/business/Text duplicate Business Taxes Division of Taxation
http://www.sos.ri.gov/division...External Business Filings Secretary of State
http://commerceri.com/External Business Resources Rhode Island Commerce Corporation
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
/citizens/submenu.phpBrowse Living
http://www.elections.state.ri.us/External Subdomain Register to Vote Board of Elections
http://www.ride.ri.gov/Student...External Students & Families Department of Education
http://www.health.ri.gov/find/...External Find a Doctor Department of Health
http://www.dhs.ri.gov/External Human Services Department of Human Services
http://www.vets.ri.gov/External Veterans Affairs Office of Veterans Affairs
http://www.dea.ri.gov/External Elderly Affairs Division of Elderly Affairs
http://www.riema.ri.gov/resour...External Tips for Emergency Preparedness Emergency Management Agency
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.visitrhodeisland.com/External Visit Rhode Island visitrhodeisland.com
http://www.riparks.com/External Parks, Beaches, and Campgrounds Division of Parks & Recreation
http://www.dot.ri.gov/travel/b...External RI Bike Paths Department of Transportation
https://www.ri.gov/Anchor Text duplicate Menu
https://www.ri.gov/employment/Browse Employment
https://www.employri.org/vosne...External Job Search Employ RI
http://agency.governmentjobs.c...External Subdomain Government Job Search State of Rhode Island
https://dlt.ri.gov/careertrainingExternal Training Programs Department of Labor and Training
http://www.hr.ri.gov/External Resources for State Employees Division of Human Resources
https://dlt.ri.gov/uiExternal File an Unemployment Claim Department of Labor and Training
http://www.dlt.ri.gov/tdi/External File a TDI Claim Department of Labor and Training
https://www.ri.gov/press/Press
https://health.ri.gov/covid/New window External Click here for the latest information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) from the Rhode Island Department of Health.
https://twitter.com/rigov/list...External Connect with Us
https://www.ri.gov/press/Rhode Island News
/search/result.php?q=EmploymentEmployment
/search/result.php?q=Child+Sup...Child Support
/search/result.php?q=UnemploymentUnemployment
/search/result.php?q=DMVDMV
/search/result.php?q=DEMDEM
/search/result.php?q=Bill+of+SaleBill of Sale
/search/result.php?q=Criminal+...Criminal Records
/search/result.php?q=Secretary...Secretary of State
/search/result.php?q=TaxesTaxes
/search/result.php?q=Address+C...Address Change
/search/result.php?q=Labor+and...Labor and Training
/search/result.php?q=Birth+Cer...Birth Certificate
/search/result.php?q=RefundRefund
/search/result.php?q=VIN+CheckVIN Check
/search/result.php?q=JudiciaryJudiciary
/search/result.php?q=GovernorGovernor
https://www.ri.gov/about/About RI.gov
A-TITLE About RI.gov
/about/awards.phpAwards
A-TITLE Awards
https://www.ri.gov/sitemap/Sitemap
A-TITLE Help
https://www.ri.gov/help/Help
A-TITLE Help
/about/awards.phpA-TITLE RI.gov Awards
http://www.governor.ri.gov/External Governor’s Office
A-TITLE Governor
http://www.ltgov.ri.gov/External Lt. Governor’s Office
A-TITLE Leuitenant Governor
http://www.sos.ri.gov/External Text duplicate Secretary of State
A-TITLE Secretary of State
http://www.treasury.ri.gov/External General Treasurer
A-TITLE General Treasurer
http://www.riag.ri.gov/External Attorney General
A-TITLE Attorney General
https://www.ri.gov/blogs/Blogs
A-TITLE State Government Blogs
https://www.ri.gov/calendar/Calendars
A-TITLE State calendars
https://www.ri.gov/newsletters/Newsletters
A-TITLE State newsletters
https://www.ri.gov/photos/RI Photos
A-TITLE Photos
https://www.ri.gov/press/Text duplicate Press
A-TITLE State Government Press Releases
https://www.ri.gov/socialmedia/Social Media
A-TITLE State Government Social Media
https://www.ri.gov/edemocracy/Voting & Elections
A-TITLE Voting and Elections
https://www.ri.gov/alerts/Missing Children
A-TITLE Missing Children
https://www.ri.gov/alerts/Weather Alerts
A-TITLE Weather Alerts
http://www.riema.ri.gov/External Threat Level
A-TITLE Threat Level
http://www.doc.ri.gov/DOJ Sett...External DOC/DOJ Settlement
A-TITLE DOC/DOJ Settlement
https://www.ri.gov/mobile/100+ Mobile Ready Services
A-TITLE 100+ Mobile Ready Services
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...External No Text
http://www.flickr.com/groups/r...External No Text
https://plus.google.com/b/1180...External Subdomain No Text
http://www.linkedin.com/compan...External No Text
http://pinterest.com/rigovernmentExternal No Text
http://www.ri.gov/rss/No Text
http://www.twitter.com/rigov/External No Text
http://www.youtube.com/user/RI...External No Text
https://www.ri.gov/subscriber/Subscriber Services
A-TITLE Subscriber Services
https://www.ri.gov/help/Text duplicate Help
A-TITLE Help
https://www.ri.gov/alerts/Alerts
A-TITLE Alerts
https://www.ri.gov/policies/Policies
A-TITLE Policies
https://www.ri.gov/help/H E L P
A-TITLE RI.gov Help?

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.ri.gov/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.68 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 only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (26 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateTue, 20 Oct 2020 08:47:19 GMT
serverApache
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-length5974
connectionclose
content-typetext/html; charset=iso-8859-1
content-languageen
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 27,730 referring domains.
This website has 5,807,425 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 19,193 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.

Robots.txt

User-agent: *
Disallow: /opengovernment/browse

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
0

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

Search preview

www.ri.gov
RI.gov: Rhode Island Government
The Official Web Site of the State of Rhode Island

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Gov63%Check
Rhode58%Check
Rhode Island58%Check
Rhode Island Government54%Check
Government46%Check
State46%Check
State Government46%Check
State News40%Check
Help38%Check
Alerts38%Check

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