Tsa.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.08 s
File size
44.60 kB
Media files
Number of links
61 internal / 14 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Transportation Security Administration | Transportation Security Administration
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 699 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
There is a valid canonical link specified.
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 274 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
24.1% 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.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.5 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 5 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 amount of tags is very high (7). We recommend using a maximum of 6 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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.
(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
.../custom/tsa_gov/images/us_flag_small.pngU.S. flag
...tsad8_gov/themes/custom/tsa_gov/logo.svgThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration Seal
...default/files/icon_covid-19_tsa.gov_.svgNo alt attribute provided
/sites/default/files/icon_news_0.svgTSA News
/sites/default/files/icon_real-id.svgIcon for REAL ID
...fault/files/icon_disabilitymedical_0.svgDisabilities and Medical Conditions
/sites/default/files/precheck1.jpgTSA Precheck
...les/5180_web_banr_employee_stories_c.jpgEmployee Stories
...les/4528_web_banr_customer-service_b.jpgCustomer Service
...tsad8_gov/themes/custom/tsa_gov/logo.svgTransportation Security Administration Site Logo

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Stay Healthy. Stay Secure.
The H1 heading is perfect.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Stay Healthy. Stay Secure.
H3 TSA COVID-19 website Read the latest news and updates on the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak
H3 Latest News TSA screens over 1M passengers on a single day for the first time since March
H3 REAL ID ID requirements at the checkpoint are changing. Learn about REAL ID.
H3 Disabilities and Medical Conditions Access important information and resources for travelers with disabilities and medical conditions.
H3 Sign Up for Email Updates
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 14 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.tsa.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.tsa.gov/IMG-ALT The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration Seal
A-TITLE The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration Seal
/travel/security-screening/wha...What Can I Bring?
https://www.tsa.gov/a-zindexA -Z Index
https://hraccess.tsa.dhs.gov/h...External Employees
/travel/security-screeningSecurity Screening
/travel/special-proceduresSpecial Procedures
https://www.tsa.gov/precheckTSA PreCheck™
/travel/passenger-supportPassenger Support
/travel/travel-tipsTravel Tips
https://www.tsa.gov/news/pressMedia Room
/news/social_mediaSocial Media
/about/employee-storiesEmployee Stories
/about/jobs-at-tsaJobs at TSA
https://www.tsa.gov/travelText duplicate Travel
/travel/security-screeningText duplicate Security Screening
/travel/special-proceduresText duplicate Special Procedures
https://www.tsa.gov/precheckText duplicate TSA PreCheck™
/travel/passenger-supportText duplicate Passenger Support
/travel/travel-tipsText duplicate Travel Tips
/travel/frequently-asked-quest...Text duplicate FAQ
https://www.tsa.gov/newsText duplicate Media
https://www.tsa.gov/news/pressText duplicate Media Room
/news/social_mediaText duplicate Social Media
https://www.tsa.gov/blogText duplicate Blog
https://www.tsa.gov/gallery/videoText duplicate Videos
https://www.tsa.gov/aboutText duplicate About
/about/strategyText duplicate Strategy
/about/tsa-missionText duplicate Mission
/about/tsa-leadershipText duplicate Organization
https://www.tsa.gov/timelineText duplicate Timeline
/about/employee-storiesText duplicate Employee Stories
/about/jobs-at-tsaText duplicate Jobs at TSA
https://www.tsa.gov/contactText duplicate Contact
/videos/stay-healthy-stay-secureSee Video
https://www.tsa.gov/coronavirusTSA COVID-19 website
/news/press/releases/2020/10/1...Latest News
https://www.tsa.gov/real-idREAL ID
/travel/security-screening/ide...ID requirements
https://www.tsa.gov/real-idText duplicate REAL ID
/travel/special-proceduresDisabilities and Medical Conditions
https://universalenroll.dhs.go...New window External Renewals
/about/employee-storiesLearn More
/contact/customer-serviceText duplicate Learn More
https://www.tsa.gov/a-zindexA - Z Index
https://www.dhs.gov/External DHS
https://hraccess.tsa.dhs.gov/h...External Text duplicate Employees
https://www.federalrelay.us/External Federal Relay
https://www.tsa.gov/no-fear-actNo FEAR
https://www.oig.dhs.gov/External Report Fraud, Waste & Abuse
https://www.usa.gov/External USA.gov
https://public.govdelivery.com...External Subdomain Subscribe
https://www.tsa.gov/blogNew window A-TITLE Link to 'TSA Blog'
https://instagram.com/tsa/New window External A-TITLE Link to 'TSA Instagram'
https://twitter.com/tsaNew window External A-TITLE Link to 'TSA Twitter'
https://www.facebook.com/TSANew window External A-TITLE Link to 'TSA Facebook'
https://www.youtube.com/tsaNew window External A-TITLE Link to 'TSA YouTube'
https://www.facebook.com/AskTSANew window External A-TITLE Link to 'AskTSA Facebook'
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r...New window External Yes, I'll give feedback
A-TITLE Yes, I'll give feedback

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.tsa.gov/"
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.08 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (45 kB).

HTTP Response Header

link<https://www.tsa.gov/>; rel="shortlink", <https://www.tsa.gov/>; rel="canonical"
last-modifiedMon, 19 Oct 2020 19:43:37 GMT
x-generatorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
cache-controlpublic, max-age=600
expiresMon, 19 Oct 2020 22:35:14 GMT
dateMon, 19 Oct 2020 22:25:14 GMT
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000 ; includeSubDomains

External factors

(Critically important)
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 38,157 referring domains.
This website has 6,050,960 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 25,360 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
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password/
Disallow: /index.php/user/register/
Disallow: /index.php/user/login/
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout/

# Custom to TSA.gov
# TSA-273 - prevent indexing of autogenerated printer friendly or PDF files
Disallow: /print/
Disallow: /printpdf/
# Site map
# TASM-42432 - add sitemap url
Sitemap: http://www.tsa.gov/sitemap.xml

# TSA-726
Disallow: /data/
Disallow: /video/
# TSA-818
Disallow: /node/
# TSA-922
Disallow: /file/
Disallow: /taxonomy/
Disallow: /aggregator/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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

Most important keywords

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

at TSA61%Check
TSA PreCheck54%Check
stay healthy50%Check
Latest News49%Check
Security Administration48%Check
Transportation Security Administration48%Check

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