Usbg.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
41% 
Page structure
29% 
Link structure
73% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.63 s
File size
55.30 kB
Words
416
Media files
19
Number of links
90 internal / 2 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Remove unnecessary words like welcome greetings from the page title.Very important!
  • Add a meta description.Very important!
  • Remove unnecessary words like welcome messages from your H1 heading.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used CSS files.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.Very important!
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Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Welcome to United States Botanic Garden | United States Botanic Garden
The title contains the word Welcome to! More content should be covered in the title.
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is currently 589 pixels long.
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
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)
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=2.0, user-scalable=yes
GeneratorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
langen
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are only 416 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
19.5% 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.
4 paragraphs were found on this page.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 15 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
Multiple viewport tags are given. There should only be one.
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 19 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, minimum-scale=1, user-scalable=no" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 8 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
11 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.
Ads
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
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
/sites/all/themes/usbgtheme/logo.pngNo alt attribute provided
...d_flora_website_banner.jpg?itok=ICzn3OAF2018 art exhibits - Wall Flowers Botanical Murals and Botanical Art Worldwide America's Flora
...mmer2013-yellow_orchid.jpg?itok=w_-p2FrSNo alt attribute provided
..._echinocactus_grusonii.jpg?itok=u_ysBAOZGolden Barrel Cactus Echinocactus grusonii
...ow/pitcher_plant_hairs.jpg?itok=MLUMzCguPitcher plant hairs on pitcher leaf trap
...w/orchid_log_slideshow.jpg?itok=7A_2AUJLOrchids growing on top of a tree branch
...ideshow/cornus_florida.jpg?itok=hNqIxJVxCornus florida Flowering Dogwood
...erational_bts_tour_csv.jpg?itok=IarsmUl8No alt attribute provided
...lous_morphology_tour_1.jpg?itok=NxZybuGVNo alt attribute provided
...vents/pollinator_party.jpg?itok=vqfJMF0ctwo young girls release butterflies into the garden
...ts/art_history_tours_5.jpg?itok=m8jwYt7yNo alt attribute provided
..._demo_summer_harvest_1.jpg?itok=nJiY9kd4No alt attribute provided
...king_demonstrations_24.jpg?itok=M3wyN6LKNo alt attribute provided
.../concert_davis_bradley.jpg?itok=iR-HKKobNo alt attribute provided
...blic/events/mp_tour2_1.jpg?itok=55c0UblaNo alt attribute provided
...it_phalaenopsis_copy_0.jpg?itok=2mNSqp2Yorchid
...ages/about_us_insert_0.png?itok=PtSFXkJgUnited States Botanic Garden
...public/images/lfl-ed_1.jpg?itok=y4zpfcsdNo alt attribute provided
...lic/images/4.3_nf_logo.jpg?itok=3tWgSgyxNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Welcome to United States Botanic Garden
The H1 heading contains the words Welcome to! Use important keywords instead.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 60 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Welcome to United States Botanic Garden
H2 Search form
H2 About Us
H2 Gardens
H2 Visit
H2 Learn & Programs
H2 Grow
H2 Sustainability
H2 Programs
H2 Explore And Discover
H3 Overview
H3 USBG History
H3 Production Facility
H3 Photography and Art Policy
H3 News Media Information
H3 Job and Internship Opportunities
H3 Volunteer
H3 Staff Directory
H3 Contact Us
H3 Congressional Events
H3 Gardens Overview
H3 Conservatory
H3 National Garden
H3 Bartholdi Park
H3 Plant Collections
H3 Plant Conservation
H3 Rare and Endangered Plants Gallery
H3 Search the Collection
H3 Visit Overview
H3 Hours and Location
H3 Exhibits
H3 Tours
H3 Virtual Tour
H3 Corpse flower
H3 Summer Concert Series
H3 Accessibility
H3 Learn Overview
H3 Programs & Events
H3 Schools, Teachers, & Field Trips
H3 Kids
H3 Educational Resources
H3 Plant Science Fact Sheets
H3 Grow Overview
H3 Gardening Fact Sheets
H3 Gardening Tips
H3 Mid-Atlantic Gardening
H3 Sustainability Overview
H3 Sustainable Solutions
H3 Know Your Impact
H3 Native Plant Recommendations
H3 Landscape For Life
H3 SITES
H3 Resources
H3 Pollinator Information
H3 Agriculture and the Future of Food report
H3 Soil and Composting
H3 Exhibits Duplicate text
H3 Opportunities at the U.S. Botanic Garden (Jobs and Internships)
H3 Landscape For Life™
H3 National Fund for the U.S. Botanic Garden
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
7 links don't have an anchor text.
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 2 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.usbg.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.usbg.gov/No Text
https://www.usbg.gov/about-usOverview
/brief-history-us-botanic-gardenUSBG History
/us-botanic-garden-production-...Production Facility
/photography-and-art-policyPhotography and Art Policy
/news-media-informationNews Media Information
/opportunities-us-botanic-gard...Job and Internship Opportunities
/become-us-botanic-garden-volu...Volunteer
/staff-directoryStaff Directory
/contact-us-botanic-gardenContact Us
/congressional-eventsCongressional Events
https://www.usbg.gov/gardensGardens Overview
https://www.usbg.gov/conservatoryConservatory
/national-gardenNational Garden
/bartholdi-parkBartholdi Park
/plant-collectionsPlant Collections
/plant-conservationPlant Conservation
/gardens/rare-and-endangered-p...Rare and Endangered Plants Gallery
/search-collectionSearch the Collection
https://www.usbg.gov/visitVisit Overview
/hours-and-location-0Hours and Location
https://www.usbg.gov/exhibitsExhibits
/tours-us-botanic-gardenTours
/take-virtual-tourVirtual Tour
/three-corpse-flowers-bloomed-...Corpse flower
/american-roots-music-concert-...Summer Concert Series
/accessibility-usbgAccessibility
https://www.usbg.gov/learnLearn Overview
/programs-and-eventsPrograms & Events
/teachers-schools-and-field-tripsSchools, Teachers, & Field Trips
/kids-are-welcome-us-botanic-g...Kids
/educational-resourcesEducational Resources
/plant-science-fact-sheetsPlant Science Fact Sheets
https://www.usbg.gov/growGrow Overview
/gardening-fact-sheets-0Gardening Fact Sheets
/gardening-tipsGardening Tips
/mid-atlantic-gardeningMid-Atlantic Gardening
/sustainability-us-botanic-gar...Sustainability Overview
/sustainable-solutions-us-bota...Sustainable Solutions
/know-your-impactKnow Your Impact
/national-garden-native-plant-...Native Plant Recommendations
/landscape-life™Landscape For Life
/sustainable-sites-initiative™SITES
/sustainable-resourcesResources
/pollinator-informationPollinator Information
/agriculture-and-future-food-r...Agriculture and the Future of Food report
/soil-and-compostingSoil and Composting
/featured/2018artexhibits-wall...1
/featured/summer-2013-yellow-o...2
/featured/golden-barrel-cactus...3
/featured/pitcher-plant-hairs4
/featured/orchids-tree-branch5
/featured/spring-2016-cornus-f...6
/events/2018/05/21/tour-operat...No Text
/events/2018/05/21/tour-operat...Tour: Operational Behind-the-...
/events/2018/05/21/tour-operat...Read more »
/events/2018/05/21/tour-marvel...No Text
/events/2018/05/21/tour-marvel...Tour: Marvelous Morphology:...
/events/2018/05/21/tour-marvel...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/05/07/special-pro...IMG-ALT two young girls release butterflies into the garden
/events/2018/05/07/special-pro...Special Program: Pollinator...
/events/2018/05/07/special-pro...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/02/06/tour-art-an...No Text
/events/2018/02/06/tour-art-an...Tour: The Art and History of...
/events/2018/02/06/tour-art-an...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...No Text
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...Cooking Demonstration: Summer...
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...No Text
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...Text duplicate Cooking Demonstration: Summer...
/events/2018/02/06/cooking-dem...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/05/07/concert-ame...No Text
/events/2018/05/07/concert-ame...Concert: American Roots Music
/events/2018/05/07/concert-ame...Text duplicate Read more »
/events/2018/05/07/tour-medici...No Text
/events/2018/05/07/tour-medici...Tour: Medicinal and Poisonous...
/events/2018/05/07/tour-medici...Text duplicate Read more »
https://www.usbg.gov/exhibitsText duplicate Exhibits
https://www.usbg.gov/exhibitsText duplicate Read more »
/opportunities-us-botanic-gard...Opportunities at the U.S. Botanic Garden (Jobs and Internships)
/opportunities-us-botanic-gard...Text duplicate Read more »
/landscape-life™Landscape For Life™
/landscape-life™Text duplicate Read more »
/national-fund-us-botanic-gardenNational Fund for the U.S. Botanic Garden
/national-fund-us-botanic-gardenText duplicate Read more »
https://www.usbg.gov/Home
/contact-us-botanic-gardenText duplicate Contact Us
https://www.usbg.gov/sitemapSite Map
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
http://www.facebook.com/usbota...External Facebook
A-TITLE U.S. Botanic Garden on Facebook
http://www.instagram.com/usbot...External Instagram
A-TITLE U.S. Botanic Garden on Instagram

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.usbg.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 0.63 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 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 19 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (55 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
servernginx
dateThu, 28 Jun 2018 18:56:03 GMT
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content-length11452
connectionkeep-alive
x-drupal-cacheMISS
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content-languageen
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
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cache-controlpublic, max-age=300
last-modifiedThu, 28 Jun 2018 18:55:22 GMT
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
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x-cacheHIT
x-cache-hits2
accept-rangesbytes
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 3,337 referring domains.
This website has 58,051 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 2,546 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.

Links from Wikipedia

No links from Wikipedia were found.

Robots.txt

#
# 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/wc/robots.html
#
# For syntax checking, see:
# http://www.sxw.org.uk/computing/robots/check.html

User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# 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: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/

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.

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Garden61%Check
United States Botanic Garden61%Check
Botanic61%Check
to United States Botanic61%Check
Botanic Garden61%Check
Welcome to United States59%Check
United States56%Check
Welcome54%Check
Opportunities at47%Check
Botanic Gardens45%Check

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