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SEO Score
Response time
0.33 s
File size
37.20 kB
Media files
Number of links
152 internal / 11 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

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U.S. Senate
The page title is too short. (110 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
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The meta description is missing.
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There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
No canonical link is specified.
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Language detected in text: en
Server location: Germany
One or more of the specified languages are not ISO standard (en, en-us, de, etc.)
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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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.
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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
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The character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
The charset encoding (UTF-8) is set correctly.
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The doctype XHTML 1.0 Transitional is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
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The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

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No paragraphs were detected.
This page contains 507 words. That's ok.
19.7% of the text are stop words.
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
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This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
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No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
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The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 10 tags for this page.
Image SEO
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Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
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There are only a few social sharing widgets on the page. Make your website popular in social networks with social sharing widgets.
Additional markup
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No additional page markup was found.
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This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Page structure

H1 heading
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Floor Proceedings
Too many H1 headings
The H1 heading is too short (17 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Floor Proceedings
H1 Scheduled Hearings
H2 Women of the Senate
H2 Senate Stories
H2 Learn about Senate Art & History
H2 Senate Chamber Desks
H2 States in the Senate
H2 Plan a Visit to the Capitol
H3 Monday, Jan 24, 2022
H3 Previous Meeting
H3 Today, Jan. 21, 2022
H3 Tuesday, Feb. 01, 2022
H3 Research Tools
H3 Recent Senate Roll Call Votes
H3 Public Disclosure
H3 Features
H3 Visiting
H3 Jobs
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
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.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
There are 11 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text Skip Content United States Senate Logo
/senators/former_senators.htmFormer Senators
/senators/qualifications_terms...Qualifications & Terms of Service
/senators/facts_milestones.htmFacts & Milestones
/committees/membership_assignm...Membership & Assignments
/committees/hearings_meetings.htmHearings & Meetings
/legislative/legislative_home.htmLEGISLATION & RECORDS
/legislative/bills_acts_laws.htmBills, Acts, & Laws
/legislative/floor_activity_pa...Floor Proceedings
/legislative/rules_procedure.htmRules & Procedure
/legislative/landmark_legislat...Landmark Legislation
/legislative/sessions_of_congr...Sessions of Congress
/legislative/lobbyingdisc.htmPublic Disclosure
/art/art_hist_home.htmART & HISTORY
/about/officers-staff.htmOfficers & Staff
/about/officers-staff/vice-pre...Vice President
/about/officers-staff/presiden...President Pro Tempore
/about/officers-staff/party-se...Party Secretaries
/about/officers-staff/secretar...Secretary of the Senate
/about/officers-staff/sergeant...Sergeant at Arms
/about/officers-staff/chaplain...Senate Chaplain
/about/powers-procedures.htmPowers & Procedures
/about/powers-procedures/decla...Declarations of War
/about/powers-procedures/filib...Filibusters & Cloture
/about/powers-procedures/nomin...Text duplicate Nominations
/about/powers-procedures/treat...Text duplicate Treaties
/history/instdev.htmOrigins & Development
/history/partydiv.htmParty Division
/history/essays.htmHistorical Highlights
/history/oralhistory.htmOral History Project
/art/exhibits.htmSpecial Features
/art-artifacts/art-artifacts.htmArt & Artifacts
/reference/virtual.htmVirtual Reference Desk
/reference/stats_and_lists.htmStatistics & Lists
/reference/howto.htmHow To...
/reference/org_chart.htmSenate Organization
/civics/constitution_item/cons...The Constitution
/visiting/employment.htmEmployment & Internships
/visiting/po.htmPlacement Office
/employment/saa/positions.htmText duplicate Sergeant at Arms
/employment/SOS_HR/positions_s...Text duplicate Secretary of the Senate
/artandhistory/history/People/...Women of the Senate
/artandhistory/history/People/...To commemorate the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment, and recognize the service of the first female senator in 19ervice of the first female senator in 1922, learn about the Women of the Sena...
/artandhistory/senate-stories/...Senate Stories
/artandhistory/senate-stories/...Presented to enlighten, amuse, and inform, our new Senate history blog explores the forces, events, and personalities ththe forces, events, and personalities that have shaped the modern Senate.
/art/art_hist_home.htmNo Text
/art/art_hist_home.htmExplore the Senate's collection of paintings, sculpture, graphic art, and decorative art representing the history of thetive art representing the history of the institution, the Capitol, and the na... Chamber Desks the histories, traditions, and arrangements of senators' desks.
/states/statesmap.htmStates in the Senate
/states/statesmap.htmLearn about your state's place in Senate history. Plan a Visit to the Capitol Your visit to the historic U.S. Capitol begins as you enter the Capitol Visitor Center. The visitor's center is located Center. The visitor's center is located below the East Plaza of the Capitol b...
/floor/index.htmFloor Webcast Senate Calendar
/legislative/LIS/executive_cal...Executive Calendar
/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lis...record vote
/legislative/LIS/floor_activit...Floor Activity Daily Digest Congressional Record
/legislative/2022_schedule.htmTentative Floor Schedule Subdomain Foreign Relations Subdomain Energy and Natural Resources
/committees/hearings_meetings.htmTrivial anchor text
/reference/virtual.htmText duplicate Virtual Reference Desk
/reference/stats_and_lists.htmStatistics and Lists
/legislative/active_leg_page.htmCommonly Searched for Legislation
/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lis...11 (48-40) PN1169
/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lis...10 (52-48) H.R. 5746
/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lis...9 (49-51) Text duplicate H.R. 5746
/legislative/LIS/roll_call_lis...Detailed Session List
/legislative/lobbyingdisc.htmFinancial Disclosure
/legislative/lobbyingdisc.htmGift Rule/Travel
/legislative/lobbyingdisc.htmLobby Disclosure Act
/artandhistory/history/People/...Text duplicate Women of the Senate
/artandhistory/senate-stories/...Senate Stories Blog
/general/Features/Archive.htmText duplicate Trivial anchor text
/visiting/index.htmPlan Your Visit Capitol Visitors' Center
/general/capcam.htmCapitol Camera
/visiting/procurement.htmText duplicate Procurement Senate Logo
/senators/contact/Text duplicate SENATORS
/senators/senators-contact.htmText duplicate Contact
/senators/leadership.htmLeadership & Officers
/senators/former_senators.htmText duplicate Former Senators
/senators/qualifications_terms...Text duplicate Qualifications & Terms of Service
/senators/facts_milestones.htmText duplicate Facts & Milestones
/states/statesmap.htmText duplicate States
/committees/committees_home.htmText duplicate COMMITTEES
/committees/membership_assignm...Text duplicate Membership & Assignments
/committees/hearings_meetings.htmText duplicate Hearings & Meetings
/committees/history.htmText duplicate History
/legislative/legislative_home.htmText duplicate LEGISLATION & RECORDS
/legislative/bills_acts_laws.htmText duplicate Bills, Acts, & Laws
/legislative/nominations_new.htmText duplicate Nominations
/legislative/treaties_new.htmText duplicate Treaties
/legislative/votes_new.htmText duplicate Votes
/legislative/floor_activity_pa...Text duplicate Floor Proceedings
/legislative/rules_procedure.htmText duplicate Rules & Procedure
/legislative/landmark_legislat...Text duplicate Landmark Legislation
/legislative/sessions_of_congr...Text duplicate Sessions of Congress
/legislative/lobbyingdisc.htmText duplicate Public Disclosure
/art/art_hist_home.htmText duplicate ART & HISTORY
/about/officers-staff.htmText duplicate Officers & Staff
/about/powers-procedures.htmText duplicate Powers & Procedures
/history/origins.htmText duplicate Institution
/history/essays.htmText duplicate Historical Highlights
/history/oralhistory.htmText duplicate Oral History Project
/art-artifacts/art-artifacts.htmText duplicate Art & Artifacts
/artandhistory/senate-stories/...Text duplicate Senate Stories Blog
/reference/reference_home.htmText duplicate REFERENCE
/reference/virtual.htmText duplicate Virtual Reference Desk
/reference/stats_and_lists.htmText duplicate Statistics & Lists
/reference/biblio.htmText duplicate Bibliographies
/reference/howto.htmText duplicate How To...
/reference/glossary.htmText duplicate Glossary
/reference/org_chart.htmText duplicate Senate Organization
/civics/constitution_item/cons...Text duplicate The Constitution
/visiting/procurement.htmText duplicate Procurement
/visiting/employment.htmText duplicate Employment & Internships
/visiting/index.htmText duplicate Visiting
/general/contacting.htmText duplicate Contact
/general/content_responsibilit...Content Responsibility
/usage/internetpolicy.htmUsage Policy
/general/pdf_help.htmPDF Help
/general/privacy.htmPrivacy Policy

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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This page redirects to ""
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
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This page loads 9 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.33 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (37 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

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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 154,958 referring domains.
This page has 23,327,905 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 89,467 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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The page has 37998 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
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This website is listed on Webwiki.

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