Virginia.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
72% 
Page quality
81% 
Page structure
29% 
Link structure
18% 
Server
49% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.06 s
File size
90.00 kB
Words
651
Media files
13
Number of links
132 internal / 70 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Fix errors regarding the language markup of your web page.Very important!
  • Only use 1 H1 Heading in your text.Very important!
  • Improve the page response time.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.Very important!
  • Improve the text of the meta description.Important!
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Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Virginia is for Lovers
The page title is too short. (164 pixels of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Discover the perfect vacation spot: Come Visit Virginia! Sparkling waters of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean gently lap against miles of sandy beaches. The blue-hued morning mist hugs the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. A new day begins in Virginia, a day promising all the fun and excitement of hiking the Appalachian Trail; the heritage of visiting eight presidential homes and more Civil War battlefields than any other state; and the big thrills of riding the world's fastest coasters at amazing theme parks.
The meta description should be shorter than 1000 pixels. It is currently 3094 pixels long.
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
Server location: United States of America
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
(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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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descriptionDiscover the perfect vacation spot: Come Visit Virginia! Sparkling waters of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean gently lap against miles of sandy beaches. The blue-hued morning mist hugs the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. A new day begins in Virginia, a day promising all the fun and excitement of hiking the Appalachian Trail; the heritage of visiting eight presidential homes and more Civil War battlefields than any other state; and the big thrills of riding the world's fastest coasters at amazing theme parks.
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og:descriptionDiscover the perfect vacation spot: Come Visit Virginia! Sparkling waters of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean gently lap against miles of sandy beaches. The blue-hued morning mist hugs the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. A new day begins in Virginia, a day promising all the fun and excitement of hiking the Appalachian Trail; the heritage of visiting eight presidential homes and more Civil War battlefields than any other state; and the big thrills of riding the world's fastest coasters at amazing theme parks.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 651 words. That's ok.
14.7% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.92 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0, user-scalable=0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 13 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.
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

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/resources/images/icon_bullseye.svgFind my location
/-/media/EDL-video.ashxEat and Drink What You Love in Virginia
/-/media/VidOverlay-winePorch.ashx5 Amazing Tasting Rooms
...ltVirginiaSharejpg/Thumbnail_7hikes.ashx7 Can't-Miss Hikes in Virginia
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Virginia is for Lovers
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 41 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Virginia is for Lovers
H1 Fall In Virginia
H1 Eat and Drink What You Love
H1 Virginia is for Wine Lovers
H1 Outdoors
H1 Historic Sites
H1 Loveworks
H1 LGBT Travel
H1 Vacation in Virginia
H2 Travel Updates
H3 Welcome
H3 Follow Us
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map
H3 Things To Do
H3 Follow Us Duplicate text
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map Duplicate text
H3 Events
H3 Follow Us Duplicate text
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map Duplicate text
H3 Places To Stay
H3 Follow Us Duplicate text
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map Duplicate text
H3 Deals
H3 Follow Us Duplicate text
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map Duplicate text
H3 Maps
H3 Follow Us Duplicate text
H3 2019 Virginia Travel Guide and State Map Duplicate text
H3 Search Events in Virginia
H3 Empty heading
H3 October in Virginia
H3 Halloween
H3 Harriet Filmed in Virginia
H3 Fall Festivals
H3 Wine Month
H3 Virginia Mountains
H3 Fall Music Festivals
H3 Outdoors Duplicate text
H3 Camping
H3 Luxury Getaways
H3 Eat and Drink What You Love in Virginia
H4 Related Videos
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 5 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (70) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.virginia.org/Virginia is for Lovers
https://www.virginia.org/WelcomeWelcome
/Welcome/About-VirginiaAbout Virginia
/welcomecenters/Welcome Centers
/directory/VisitorInformationC...VISITOR INFORMATION CENTERS
A-TITLE Visitor Information Centers
/accessibletravel/Accessible Travel
/international/International Visitors
https://www.virginia.org/climate/Weather And Climate
/transportation/Transportation
/Welcome/RelatedLinksRelated Links
/Welcome/WeddingsWeddings In Virginia
https://www.virginia.org/LGBT/LGBT Travel
A-TITLE LGBT Travel
https://www.virginia.org/greenVirginia Green Travel
https://www.thevastore.com/External VIRGINIA IS FOR LOVERS SHOP
A-TITLE Virginia Is For Lovers Shop
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideOrder Now
IMG-ALT Virginia Travel Guide Covers 2019
A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
/ThingsToDoThings To Do
/familyfun/Family Fun
/directory/shopping/?categorie...Farmer's Markets
A-TITLE Farmer's Markets
/ThingsToDo/Historic-SitesHistoric Sites
/ThingsToDo/OutdoorsOutdoors & Sports
/directory/themeparksandzoos/THEME PARKS & ZOOS
https://www.virginia.org/music/Music
/directory/wineriesandbreweries/WINERIES, BREWERIES, DISTILLERIES, & CIDERIES
https://www.virginia.org/beachesBEACHES
A-TITLE Beaches
/directory/culturalheritage/CULTURAL HERITAGE
/stateparks/State Parks
/directory/spas/SPAS
/directory/dining/DINING
/directory/shopping/SHOPPING
/directory/tours/TOURS
https://www.virginia.org/theartsThe Arts
https://www.virginia.org/museumsMUSEUMS
https://www.virginia.org/caverns/CAVERNS
https://www.virginia.org/golf/Golf
/nationalparks/National Parks
https://www.virginia.org/loveLOVEworks
https://www.virginia.org/filmFilmed in Virginia
A-TITLE Filmed in Virginia
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideText duplicate Order Now
IMG-ALT Virginia Travel Guide Covers 2019
A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
/eventsinvirginiaEvents
/directory/events/africanameri...AFRICAN-AMERICAN
/directory/events/antiqueshows...ANTIQUE SHOWS/FLEA MARKETS
/directory/events/artscrafts/ARTS & CRAFTS
/directory/events/civilwar/CIVIL WAR
/directory/events/culinary/CULINARY EVENTS
/directory/events/ecofriendly/ECO-FRIENDLY
/directory/exhibits/EXHIBITS
/directory/events/fall/FALL
/directory/events/familyfun/FAMILY FUN
/directory/events/festivals/FESTIVALS
/directory/events/historyherit...HISTORY/HERITAGE
/directory/events/holidays/HOLIDAYS
/directory/events/music/MUSIC
/directory/events/performances/PERFORMANCES
/directory/events/sporting/SPORTING
/directory/events/spring/Spring
/directory/Events/stateparks/STATE PARKS
/directory/events/virginiagreen/VIRGINIA GREEN
/directory/events/winebeer/WINE/BEER
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideText duplicate Order Now
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A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
/PlacesToStayPlaces To Stay
/directory/placestostay/bedbre...BED & BREAKFAST
/directory/placestostay/cottag...COTTAGES & CABINS
/directory/placestostay/inns/INNS
/directory/placestostay/resorts/RESORTS
/directory/placestostay/petfri...PET FRIENDLY
/directory/placestostay/camping/CAMPING
/directory/placestostay/hotels...HOTELS & MOTELS
/directory/placestostay/lodges...LODGES & GUEST RANCHES
/directory/placestostay/vacati...Vacation Homes & Rentals
/directory/placestostay/virgin...Text duplicate VIRGINIA GREEN
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideText duplicate Order Now
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A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
/DealsAndPackagesDeals
/directory/deals/DEALS & DISCOUNTS
/directory/packages/?categorie...FALL PACKAGES
/directory/Packages/?categorie...FAMILY FUN PACKAGES
/directory/packages/?categorie...FOOD AND WINE PACKAGES
/directory/Deals/?categories=77HISTORY DEALS
/directory/packages/?categorie...SPRING PACKAGES
/directory/deals/military/MILITARY DISCOUNTS
/directory/Packages/?categorie...ROMANCE PACKAGES
/directory/packages/TRAVEL PACKAGES
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideText duplicate Order Now
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A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
https://www.thevastore.com/New window External Store
/VirginiaMapMaps
/virginiamap/Virginia
/Regions/BlueRidgeHighlands/Southwest Virginia - Blue Ridge Highlands
/Regions/CentralVirginia/Central Virginia
/Regions/ChesapeakeBay/Chesapeake Bay
/Regions/EasternShore/Coastal Virginia - Eastern Shore
/Regions/HamptonRoadsCoastal Virginia - Hampton Roads
/Regions/HeartofAppalachiaSouthwest Virginia - Heart of Appalachia
/Regions/NorthernVirginia/Northern Virginia
/Regions/ShenandoahValley/Shenandoah Valley
/Regions/SouthernVirginia/Southern Virginia
/Regions/VirginiaMountains/Virginia Mountains
/VirginiaMap/Virginia-Cities-T...No Text
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
/travelguideText duplicate Order Now
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A-TITLE Virginia Travel Guide
/accessibletravelText duplicate Accessible Travel
https://www.facebook.com/Virgi...New window External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/visi...New window External No Text
https://twitter.com/visitvirginiaNew window External No Text
https://instagram.com/visitvir...New window External No Text
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/V...New window External No Text
https://www.virginia.org/fall/Trivial anchor text
more
A-TITLE Fall in Virginia
/eatdrinklove/Trivial anchor text
More
A-TITLE Eat and Drink What You Love in Virginia
https://www.virginia.org/wine/Learn More
A-TITLE October is Virginia Wine Month
/outdoors/Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
more
/historicsitesText duplicate Learn More
https://www.virginia.org/loveText duplicate Trivial anchor text
more
A-TITLE LOVEworks around Virginia - McGuffey Art Center
https://www.virginia.org/LGBTText duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
https://www.virginia.org/fall/Fall
/50yearsofloveA-TITLE 50 Years of Love
/octoberinvirginiaOctober in Virginia
/halloweenHalloween
https://www.virginia.org/harriet/Harriet Filmed in Virginia
A-TITLE Harriet Filmed in Virginia
/fallfestivals/Fall Festivals
A-TITLE Fall Festivals and Events
https://www.virginia.org/wineWine Month
/mountains/Text duplicate Virginia Mountains
A-TITLE Head to the Mountains this Fall
/musicfestivals/Fall Music Festivals
A-TITLE Fall Music Festivals
/outdoors/Outdoors
A-TITLE Get Outdoors this Fall
https://www.virginia.org/camping/Camping
A-TITLE Go Camping in Virginia
/united/?adref=homeLuxury Getaways
A-TITLE Luxury Packages for United Mileage Plus Partners
http://www.facebook.com/share....External No Text
http://pinterest.com/pin/creat...External No Text
http://twitter.com/intent/twee...External No Text
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http://pinterest.com/pin/creat...External No Text
http://twitter.com/intent/twee...External No Text
https://blog.virginia.org/New window External Subdomain Virginia Travel Blog
/welcomecenters/Text duplicate Welcome Centers
/virginiamap/Cities & Localities
/transportation/Text duplicate Transportation
/virginiaisforlovers/Virginia Is For Lovers
https://pressroom.virginia.org/New window External Subdomain Media/Press Room
A-TITLE VTC Pressroom
/en/Contact-UsSend Feedback
/privacy-policyPrivacy Policy
A-TITLE Privacy Policy
https://www.vatc.org/External Travel Industry
/travelguide/Travel Guide Order
https://www.virginia.org/groups/Group Planners
https://www.virginia.org/sports/Sports Marketers
/meetings/Meetings Professionals
https://www.virginia.org/green/Text duplicate Virginia Green Travel
/accessibletravel/Text duplicate Accessible Travel
https://www.thevastore.com/External Virginia Is For Lovers Store
https://admin.virginia.org/External Subdomain Add/Update Your Listings
https://www.tourveyonline.com/...External Website Survey
/en/Articles-and-Stories/Gener...Site Map
https://www.virginia.org/Text duplicate Virginia is for Lovers
https://www.discoveramerica.co...External DiscoverAmerica.com
https://capitalregionusa.com.br/External Brazil
https://www.virginia.org/CanadaCanada
https://fr.capitalregionusa.org/External Subdomain France
https://capitalregionusa.de/External Germany
/united_kingdom/England
https://www.capitalregionusa.o...External Korea
/chinapage/China
https://www.capitalregionusa.o...External Japan
https://www.virginia.gov/New window External www.Virginia.gov
https://www.vedp.org/External www.VEDP.org

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.virginia.org/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.06 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 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (90 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlmax-age=300
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-encodinggzip
serverMicrosoft-IIS/7.5
set-cookie60 Characters
x-powered-byASP.NET
dateSat, 19 Oct 2019 16:02:51 GMT
content-length12658
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Recreation/travel. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 10,550 referring domains.
This website has 2,287,086 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 6,858 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

No valid Robots.txt file was found.

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
4,101

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

Search preview

Virginia is for Lovers
https://www.virginia.org/
Discover the perfect vacation spot: Come Visit Virginia! Sparkling waters of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean gently lap against miles of sandy beaches. The blue-hued morning mist hugs the Blue Ridge and Allegheny mountains. A new day begins in Virginia, a day promising all the fun and excitement of hiking the Appalachian Trail; the heritage of visiting eight presidential homes and more Civil War battlefields than any other state; and the big thrills of riding the world's fastest coasters at amazing theme parks.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Virginia81%Check
In Virginia81%Check
Virginia is76%Check
Love61%Check
Filmed in Virginia61%Check
Lovers59%Check
Virginia Travel55%Check
2019 Virginia55%Check
Virginia Green51%Check
Central Virginia51%Check

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