Utah.gov - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
1.96 s
File size
63.60 kB
Media files
Number of links
191 internal / 65 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
Utah.gov: The Official Website of the State of Utah
The length of the page title is perfect. (453 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
No canonical link is specified.
(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.
(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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=0
keywordsUtah.gov, State of Utah, Utah State, UT, Utah County, Utah Counties, Utah Cities, Volunteer, Job Search, Government, Careers, Jobs, employment in Utah, Visiting Utah, Traviling, Touring Utah, Utah Tourism, Education in Utah, Learning About Utah, Utah State Government, Utah Information, Utah Community, Moving to Utah, Utah Weather, Utah State, Utah County, Utah counties

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Page quality

(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
This page contains 841 words. That's ok.
13.1% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 18.25 words is good.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=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 17 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 63 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 My City: Loading...
H2 Government Headlines
H2 Open Government
H2 Citizen Engagement
H2 Digital Innovation
H3 Government
H3 Online Services
H3 Employment & Jobs
H3 Business
H3 Education
H3 Residents
H3 Visiting Utah
H3 About Utah
H3 Connect to Utah.gov
H3 My Representatives
H3 Jobs Near You
H3 Nearby Parks, Schools & Services
H3 Local Meetings
H3 Outdoor
H3 Business Duplicate text
H3 Education Duplicate text
H3 @UtahGov
H3 Public Data
H3 Financial Transparency
H3 Open Data Catalogue
H3 @UtahData
H3 Public Comment
H3 Legislative Branch
H3 Connect.Utah.gov
H3 Mobile Participation
H3 Vote.Utah.gov
H3 Collaborate
H3 Online Services Duplicate text
H3 Mobile Apps
H3 Transportation
H3 Science & Technology
H3 Innovation Updates
H4 Governor Gary Herbert
H4 Smarter
H4 Utah Employment
H4 Online Services Duplicate text
H4 Prosperity
H4 Utah's
H4 Visit Utah
H4 Quick Facts
H4 Latest Jobs in
H4 Related Results for "":
H4 Data.Utah.gov
H4 Campaign Finance
H4 Lobbyist Reports
H4 Request Records
H4 $16.17 Billion
H4 Administrative Rules
H4 Transportation Planning
H4 Public Notice Website
H4 Environmental Regulations
H4 Bill Watch
H4 UDOT Click & Fix
H4 Help
H4 Alerts
H4 Executive
H4 Legislative
H4 Awards
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.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (65) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Skip to content
https://www.utah.gov/Utah.gov Logo
A-TITLE Support
https://www.utah.gov/Text duplicate Utah.gov Logo
A-TITLE Utah.gov Home
A-TITLE Search Utah.gov
A-TITLE Government
https://www.utah.gov/government/Text duplicate Government
https://www.utah.gov/government/Government News, & Media
/government/agencylist.htmlState Agencies
/government/governor.htmlOffice of the Governor
/government/executive.htmlExecutive Branch
/government/legislative.htmlLegislative Branch
/government/judicial.htmlJudicial Branch
/government/citycounty.htmlCity & County Government
/government/federal.htmlFederal Government
/government/election.htmlElection & Voting
/government/utahlaws.htmlUtah Code & Constitution
http://statephone.utah.gov/phone/External Subdomain State Telephone Directory
https://www.utah.gov/dataUtah Data
https://www.utah.gov/openOpen Government
https://twitter.com/GovHerbertExternal Twitter
A-TITLE twitter
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...External Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
A-TITLE News Feed
https://www.youtube.com/channe...External YouTube
https://governor.utah.gov/External Subdomain Governor Gary Herbert
A-TITLE Online Services
https://www.utah.gov/services/Online Services
https://www.utah.gov/services/View Utah.gov Online Services
https://www.utah.gov/services/Utah.gov Online Services
/services/citizen.htmlCitizen Services
/business/industry.html?type=B...Business Services
/services/government.htmlGov to Gov Services
/registration/Utah.gov Registration
https://www.utah.gov/digital/Digital Innovation
https://www.utah.gov/alerts/Citizen Alerts
https://www.utah.gov/services/Smarter eGovernment
IMG-ALT Online services
A-TITLE Employment
https://www.utah.gov/employment/Employment & Jobs
https://www.utah.gov/employment/Employment News, Media & Resources
http://jobs.utah.gov/jobseeker/External Subdomain Find a Job
/careers/explore.htmlEducation & Training
https://statejobs.utah.gov/External Subdomain State Employment
https://www.utah.gov/employment/Utah Employment by County
IMG-ALT Employment
A-TITLE Business
https://www.utah.gov/business/Text duplicate Business
https://www.utah.gov/business/Business News, Media & Resources
/business/industry.html?type=B...Online Business Services
/business/starting.htmlStarting a Business
/business/running.htmlRunning a Business
https://business.utah.gov/prog...External Subdomain Relocating a Business
/business/closing.htmlDissolving a Business
/business/starting/assess.htmlAssess Your Business Idea
/business/starting/structure_s...Select Your Business Structure
/business/starting/plan.htmlPrepare a Written Business Plan
/business/starting/government_...Government Business Requirements
/business/starting/financial_s...Financial Resources
https://www.utah.gov/business/Online Services Benefit Utah Business
IMG-ALT Business
https://www.utah.gov/education/Text duplicate Education
A-TITLE Education
https://www.utah.gov/education/Text duplicate Education
https://www.utah.gov/education/Education News, Media & Resources
/education/k12.htmlK - 12 Education
/education/colleges.htmlColleges & Universities
/education/edresources.htmlEducational Resources
http://stem.utah.gov/External Subdomain STEM
http://ilovehistory.utah.gov/External Subdomain Utah History for Kids
/education/homeworkhelp.htmlHomework Help
/education/studentnet.htmlStudent Network
/education/schoolreports.htmlSchool Reports
https://my529.org/External Saving for Education
https://www.utah.gov/education/Prosperity 2020 Goals for Education
IMG-ALT Education
A-TITLE Residents
https://www.utah.gov/residents/Text duplicate Residents
https://www.utah.gov/residents/Residents News, Media & Resources
/residents/citandcom.htmlCitizen & Community
/residents/healthandss.htmlHealth & Social Services
/residents/newcomers.htmlNewcomers Guide
/residents/movingtoutah.htmlMoving to Utah
/residents/carsandtrans.htmlCars & Transportation
/residents/utahlaws.htmlUtah Laws
/residents/taxes.htmlTax Information
/residents/arts.htmlArts & Leisure
/residents/sports.htmlSports & Recreation
http://justforyouth.utah.gov/External Subdomain Just for Youth
https://www.utah.gov/neighbor/Help Your Neighbor
https://www.utah.gov/residents/Utah's Heritage & Arts
IMG-ALT Residents
A-TITLE Visiting
https://www.utah.gov/visiting/Visiting Utah
https://www.utah.gov/visiting/Visiting News, Media & Resources
/visiting/travel.htmlTravel & Tourism
http://stateparks.utah.gov/External Subdomain State Parks
/visiting/arts.htmlArts & Culture
/visiting/highwayinfo.htmlHighway Information
/visiting/sports.htmlText duplicate Sports & Recreation
https://www.utah.gov/visiting/Visit Utah by the numbers
IMG-ALT Visit Utah
A-TITLE About Utah
https://www.utah.gov/about/About Utah
https://www.utah.gov/about/About Utah News, Media & Resources
/about/demographics.htmlDemographics & Statistics
/annualreports/Annual Reports
https://www.utah.gov/open/Open Data
/about/symbols.htmlState Symbols
/about/history.htmlUtah History
/about/land.htmlLand & Environment
/about/quickfacts.htmlQuick Facts
/maps/index.htmlUtah Maps
/about/arts.htmlText duplicate Arts & Leisure
https://www.utah.gov/about/Quick Facts About Utah
A-TITLE Connect
https://www.utah.gov/connect/Connect to Utah.gov
https://www.utah.gov/connect/Social Connections Resources
/connect/facebook.htmlText duplicate Facebook
/connect/twitter.htmlText duplicate Twitter
/connect/googleplus.htmlGoogle +
/connect/youtube.htmlText duplicate YouTube
https://www.utah.gov/connect/Text duplicate Connect to Utah.gov
https://www.utah.gov/awards/Overall Winner for the Government Experience Awards
https://coronavirus.utah.gov/External Subdomain Utah Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Text duplicate Services
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Forms
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor All of Utah.gov
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Related
http://twitter.com/UtahGov/External @UtahGov on Twitter
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Loading... Resources
/city/list.htmlMy City: Loading...
/city/index.htmlGoogle Plus
/city/index.htmlText duplicate Twitter
https://www.utah.gov/city/Find more information and services for Salt Lake City
https://www.utah.gov/city/My Representatives
/city/index.htmlChange Representatives
https://jobs.utah.gov/jobseeke...External Subdomain Jobs Near You
https://www.utah.gov/city/Nearby Parks, Schools & Services
https://www.utah.gov/city/Local Meetings
https://plus.google.com/+utah/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Google Plus
https://www.facebook.com/utahgovExternal Text duplicate FaceBook
https://twitter.com/UtahGovExternal Text duplicate Twitter
/whatsnew.html?type=commerceText duplicate Business
/whatsnew.html?type=educationText duplicate Education
https://twitter.com/UtahGovExternal @UtahGov
https://plus.google.com/118266...External Subdomain Text duplicate Google Plus
https://twitter.com/UtahDataExternal Text duplicate Twitter
https://www.utah.gov/open/Access Utah's public data as well as financial and other records
https://www.utah.gov/data/Public Data
https://www.utah.gov/data/Data.Utah.gov Access publicly available, reuseable data sets.
http://www.disclosures.utah.go...External Subdomain Campaign Finance Financial reports for candidates, PACs, and parties…
http://lobbyist.utah.gov/Searc...External Subdomain Lobbyist Reports See lobbyist spending reports
http://openrecords.utah.gov/External Subdomain Request Records Government Records Access and Management Act (GRAMA)
/transparency/Financial Transparency
https://gomb.utah.gov/current-...External Subdomain FY2020 Budget Proposal
https://opendata.utah.gov/External Subdomain Open Data Catalogue
https://opendata.utah.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT Open Records
https://twitter.com/UtahDataExternal @UtahData
https://www.facebook.com/211UtahExternal Text duplicate FaceBook
https://twitter.com/211UtahExternal Text duplicate Twitter
https://www.utah.gov/engagement/Participate in your community & with your government
https://creativecommons.org/li...External Photo
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...External Jeremiah Ro
https://www.utah.gov/engagement/Public Comment
https://rules.utah.gov/publica...External Subdomain Administrative Rules Utah administrative rules published in the Utah State Bulletin and open for public comment.
http://www.udot.utah.gov/main/...External Subdomain Transportation Planning To capture the public's vision and sense of need by establishing an on-going dialogue that is collaborative, respectful, and timely.
http://pmn.utah.gov/External Subdomain Public Notice Website Discover public meetings in your area, download agendas, and learn how you can participate.
http://www.deq.utah.gov/NewsNo...External Subdomain Environmental Regulations Comment on approval orders, operating permits, and other environmental concerns.
/government/legislative.htmlText duplicate Legislative Branch
http://senate.utah.gov/External Subdomain Utah State Senate W115 State Capitol Complex Salt Lake City, Utah 84114 (801) 538-1035
http://www.le.utah.gov/house2/...External Subdomain Utah State House of Representatives W030 State Capitol Complex Salt Lake City, Utah 84114 (801) 538-1029
https://www.utah.gov/connect/IMG-ALT connect
https://www.utah.gov/engagement/Mobile Participation
http://le.utah.gov/asp/billtra...External Subdomain Bill Watch
https://itunes.apple.com/us/ap...External Subdomain iOS
https://play.google.com/store/...External Subdomain Android
http://www.udot.utah.gov/main/...External Subdomain UDOT Click & Fix Report potholes or signal problems on state highways
http://vote.utah.gov/External Subdomain Vote.Utah.gov
http://vote.utah.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT vote.utah.gov
https://www.utah.gov/collaborate/Text duplicate Collaborate
https://www.utah.gov/collaborate/Text duplicate IMG-ALT connect
https://plus.google.com/+Innov...External Subdomain Text duplicate Google Plus
https://www.facebook.com/Innov...External Text duplicate FaceBook
https://twitter.com/innovation...External Text duplicate Twitter
https://www.utah.gov/innovation/Exciting digital innovations happening across the state
/whatsnew.html?type=online-ser...Text duplicate Online Services
/whatsnew.html?type=mobileMobile Apps
/whatsnew.html?type=ustarScience & Technology
/whatsnew.html?type=innovationInnovation Updates
/connect/twitter.htmlText duplicate Twitter
A-TITLE Twitter
/connect/facebook.htmlText duplicate Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
/connect/mobile.htmlText duplicate Mobile
A-TITLE Mobile
/connect/widgets.htmlText duplicate Widgets
A-TITLE Widgets
/connect/photos.htmlText duplicate Photos
A-TITLE Photos
/connect/feeds.htmlText duplicate RSS
/connect/youtube.htmlText duplicate YouTube
/maps/index.htmlText duplicate Utah Maps
/education/homeworkhelp.htmlText duplicate Homework Help
http://usa.gov/External USA.gov
http://beready.utah.gov/External Subdomain BeReady.utah.gov
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/External Subdomain Traffic & Weather
http://bci.utah.gov/utah-amber...External Subdomain Amber Alerts
https://www.utah.gov/alerts/Mobile Alerts
http://www.uw.org/211/External 211 - Service Information
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/51...External Subdomain 511 - Road/travel info
http://911.utah.gov/External Subdomain 911 - Emergency Help
http://firstlady.utah.gov/External Subdomain First Lady
https://www.utah.gov/ltgovernor/Lt. Governor
http://attorneygeneral.utah.gov/External Subdomain Attorney General
http://auditor.utah.gov/External Subdomain State Auditor
http://le.utah.gov/External Subdomain Legislature Web Site
http://le.utah.gov/asp/interim...External Subdomain Legislative Calendar
http://le.utah.gov/Documents/f...External Subdomain Find Your Legislator
http://www.utahsenate.org/External Utah Senate Web Site
http://le.utah.gov/house2/inde...External Subdomain House of Representatives
http://www.govtech.com/cdg/dig...External IMG-ALT Government Experience Award Winner
https://www.utah.gov/awards/View more of Utah.gov's award-winning projects
https://www.utah.gov/sitemap.htmlSite Map
https://www.utah.gov/contact.htmlContact Utah.gov
/disclaimer.htmlTerms of Use
/privacypolicy.htmlPrivacy Policy
https://secure.utah.gov/feedba...External Subdomain Feedback
A-TITLE Feedback
https://www.utah.gov/awardsText duplicate Awards
A-TITLE Awards
/translate.htmlTranslate Utah.gov
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Text duplicate Search
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor My City
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Headlines
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Text duplicate Open Data
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Engagement
https://www.utah.gov/index.htmlAnchor Innovation

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.utah.gov/index.html"
HTTP header
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (1.96 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (64 kB).

HTTP Response Header

dateFri, 17 Apr 2020 05:35:40 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
set-cookie125 Characters

External factors

(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 283 referring domains.
This website has 3,568 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 241 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

Shares / Likes / Comments

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

Search preview

Most important keywords

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

State Utah60%Check
City Utah55%Check
Utah History53%Check
Web Site50%Check
State Government48%Check

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