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SEO Report for iowadot.gov

December 24, 2019 4:30 PM
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SEO SCORE

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69

8 criteria passed
3 criteria to solve

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Law, Government, & Politics  >  Government Resources
• Alexa Rank
#127.651, iowadot.gov is in the world's top 1 million websites

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SSL Certificate
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Title Tag
Iowa Department of Transportation
Length: 33 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Find information on driver's licenses, vehicle registration, travel conditions, highway construction and various programs. Traveler information, 511ia, and information on public safety. Need assistance, call 515-239-1101. .
Length: 223 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Iowa Department of Transportation

http://iowadot.gov

Find information on driver's licenses, vehicle registration, travel conditions, highway construction and various programs. Traveler information, 511ia, and informati...

Mobile Version

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Iowa Department of Transportation

Find information on driver's licenses, vehicle registration, travel conditions, highway construction and various programs. Travele...

Encoding
Great, language/character encoding is specified: utf-8
URL Resolve

Great, a redirect is in place to redirect traffic from your non-preferred domain. All versions of your page point to the same URL.

URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
revisit-after 1 DAYS
rating GENERAL
robots INDEX, FOLLOW
viewport width=device-width, initial-scale=1, user-scalable=yes

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

The owner has associated the following topics to the website.

The results of our semantic analysis are shown below using the website's language.

They are the main concepts covered by iowadot.gov.

Each concept has a confidence score. The higher it is, the more important the topic is relative to the page.

Topics
Iowa Department of Transportation Confidence: 86% Arrow up

The Iowa Department of Transportation (Iowa DOT) is the government organization in the U.S. state of Iowa responsible for the organization, construction, and maintenance of the primary highway system.

Located in Ames, Iowas DOT is also responsible for licensing drivers and programming and planning for aviation, rail, and public transit.

Driver's license Confidence: 73% Arrow up

A driver's license (US English), driver license (US English) or driving licence (UK English) is an official document permitting a specific individual to operate one or more types of motorized vehicles, such as a motorcycle, car, truck, or bus on a public road.

The laws relating to the licensing of drivers vary between jurisdictions.

In some jurisdictions, a license is issued after the recipient has passed a driving test, while in others, a person acquires a license before beginning to drive.

Different categories of license often exist for different types of motor vehicles, particularly large trucks and passenger vehicles.

The difficulty of the driving test varies considerably between jurisdictions, as do factors such as age and the required level of practice.

Road Confidence: 64% Arrow
Tourism Confidence: 63% Arrow
Public safety organizations Confidence: 61% Arrow

TRAFFIC

This website is ranked #127.651 by Alexa.

This rank is traffic based. The lower the rank is, the better the domain is ranked.

Alexa data for iowadot.gov

Daily visitors by country

  • iowadot.gov daily visitors distribution - Total: 1 country
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (96.3%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (3.7%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #30.090

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

Phone
How iowadot.gov looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How iowadot.gov looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

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  • 28% #101010
  • 23% #102030
  • 10% #000000
  • 6% #100000
  • 5% #302010
  • 4% #202030
  • 4% #306090
  • 4% #001020
  • 3% #503010
  • 1% #504020
  • 1% #604010
  • 1% #605020

Text/code ratio

iowadot.gov's text/code ratio is 0.95%. It's a bit low. Consider raising it by adding more text content of value for your visitors, or keeping your code clean.
Text / Code Ratio 0.95%

A good text to HTML ratio is anywhere from 25 to 70%.

This percentage refers to the visible text ratio, as opposed to HTML elements, image tags and other non-visible information.

Main HTML tags

Headings Arrow up

Great, we found headings on this page.

  • <H1> 8
  • <H2> 6
  • <H3> 0
  • <H4> 2
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Online services
Travel
Drivers / vehicles
ıowa dot news
Transportation matters
<H2>
2nd level heading
Get ıowa dot services online, anytime
View ıowa travel conditions, construction and traffic cameras
Renew ıowa driver's license, find renewal sites or register vehicles
Openings for all applicants
Openings for permanent state employees
<H4>
4th level heading
Personnel updates for november 29 to december 12, 2019
Temporary nighttime closure on southbound ı-35 in warren county begins at 8 p.m. friday night, dec. 20
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 20 images on this website.
2 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags.

Alternative text allows you to add a description to an image.

Google rely on alternative text attributes to determine relevance to a search query. Alternative text also makes an image more likely to appear in a Google image search.

It looks like you're missing alternative text for 2 images on iowadot.gov. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

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  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 2.187
  • Likes 103
  • Shares 2.011
  • Comments 73
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

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