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SEO Report for vtdigger.org

December 24, 2019 2:28 AM
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SEO SCORE

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62

8 criteria passed
3 criteria to solve

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OVERVIEW

• Category
News / Weather / Information
• Online since
February 17, 2009 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
11 years, 10 days
• Alexa Rank
#113.144, vtdigger.org is in the world's top 1 million websites

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SSL Certificate
Great, this website is SSL secured (HTTPS).
The certificate issued by CloudFlare, Inc. is valid from June 3, 2019 to June 2, 2020.
Title Tag
VTDigger - News in pursuit of truth
Length: 35 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Independent, online only news for Vermont. Politics and legislature, education, business and economy, health care, energy and the environment, climate news, and more.
Length: 166 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

VTDigger - News in pursuit of truth

https://vtdigger.org

Independent, online only news for Vermont. Politics and legislature, education, business and economy, health care, energy and the environment, climate news, and more...

Mobile Version

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VTDigger - News in pursuit of truth

Independent, online only news for Vermont. Politics and legislature, education, business and economy, health care, energy and the...

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

No 301 redirects are in place to redirect traffic to your preferred domain. Pages that load successfully both with and without www. are treated as duplicate content! Not all versions of your page point to the same URL.

URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
viewport width=device-width, initial-scale=1
robots max-snippet:-1, max-image-preview:large, max-video-preview:-1

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by vtdigger.org.

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

Topics
Vermont Confidence: 77% Arrow up

Vermont is a state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

It borders the other U.S. states of Massachusetts to the south, New Hampshire to the east, New York to the west, and the Canadian province of Quebec to the north.

Lake Champlain forms half of Vermont's western border with the state of New York and the Green Mountains run north-south the length of the state.

Health care Confidence: 70% Arrow up

Health care or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, injury, and other physical and mental impairments in human beings.

Healthcare is delivered by health professionals (providers or practitioners) in allied health professions, chiropractic, physicians, physician associates, dentistry, midwifery, nursing, medicine, optometry, pharmacy, psychology, and other health professions.

It includes the work done in providing primary care, secondary care, and tertiary care, as well as in public health.

Economy Confidence: 70% Arrow up

An economy (From Greek οίκος – "household" and νęμoμαι – "manage") is an area of the production, distribution, or trade, and consumption of goods and services by different agents in a given geographical location.

Understood in its broadest sense, 'The economy is defined as a social domain that emphasizes the practices, discourses, and material expressions associated with the production, use, and management of resources'.

Economic agents can be individuals, businesses, organizations, or governments.

Economic transactions occur when two parties agree to the value or price of the transacted good or service, commonly expressed in a certain currency.

Monetary transactions only account for a small part of the economic domain.

Education Confidence: 69% Arrow up

Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, beliefs, and habits.

Educational methods include storytelling, discussion, teaching, training, and directed research.

Education frequently takes place under the guidance of educators, but learners may also educate themselves.

Education can take place in formal or informal settings and any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks, feels, or acts may be considered educational.

The methodology of teaching is called pedagogy.

Politics Confidence: 68% Arrow

WEBSITE SPEED

vtdigger.org website speed is normal. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

1.6s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.6 seconds.

Speed Percentile

56%

vtdigger.org is faster than approximately 56 percent of the web. Your website page speed needs to be as fast as you can make it, without compromising the customer experience.

A good goal to achieve is a loading time of 2 seconds on desktop and mobile devices.

TRAFFIC

This website is ranked #113.144 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for vtdigger.org

Daily visitors by country

  • vtdigger.org daily visitors distribution - Total: 1 country
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (97.2%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (5.6%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #25.528

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

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How vtdigger.org looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How vtdigger.org looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

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  • 28% #ffffff
  • 26% #f0f0f0
  • 8% #60a0d0
  • 4% #d0c0c0
  • 4% #503020
  • 3% #402010
  • 2% #5090c0
  • 2% #604030
  • 2% #b0d0f0
  • 2% #f0ffff
  • 2% #806050
  • 2% #90c0e0

Text/code ratio

vtdigger.org's text/code ratio is 9.66%. 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 9.66%

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

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Great, we found headings on this page.

  • <H1> 1
  • <H2> 24
  • <H3> 51
  • <H4> 4
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Vtdigger
<H2>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H2> tags are shown below.

2nd level heading
Support vtdigger
Councilors question weinberger’s handling of police chief scandal
The deeper dig: the fate of the ‘country doctor’
Fairlee man found dead by burned car, police say
Moats: finding truths of the times in ‘amahl’
<H3>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H3> tags are shown below.

3rd level heading
News in pursuit of truth (3)
Other top news
Today's vermont news
Health care (3)
Crime and justice (3)
<H4>
4th level heading
Rosemarie jackowski: the story of josé and maria
Don keelan: a little boy’s wish
Peter berger: our better angels
Jt dodge: local solutions for local problems
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 105 images on this website.
46 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags. The issue affects 27 actual different images that could be loaded more than once in your page.

Image Image URL Occurrences
Image with missing alt attribute found on vtdigger.org https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1921611918160845&ev=PageView &noscript=1 1
Image with missing alt attribute found on vtdigger.org https://ja3ga476chj1nc6csy2j81c7-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/miro-weinberger-... 2
Image with missing alt attribute found on vtdigger.org https://ja3ga476chj1nc6csy2j81c7-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/bernie-use-300x2... 3
- data:image/svg xml,<svg xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 300 225&qu... 8
Image with missing alt attribute found on vtdigger.org https://ja3ga476chj1nc6csy2j81c7-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/20190521QUIROS2-... 1

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 46 images on vtdigger.org. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

This is an overview of your homepage shares on social networks.

You have a relatively high presence on social media, keep going!

The more people share your website, the more likely you will get links from others, which is a key point when it comes to improving your overall search engine rankings.

  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 2.447
  • Likes 549
  • Shares 1.677
  • Comments 221
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Domain Registrar GODADDY.COM, LLC
Registration Date 02/17/2009 11 years, 10 days ago
Last Modified 02/19/2019 1 year, 9 days ago
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Host IP Address Country
walt.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.59.148 Flag for United StatesUnited States
gina.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.58.117 Flag for United StatesUnited States

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Cloudflare, Inc.
  • IP Address
  • 104.28.8.100
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Virginia , Ashburn
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 39.0438 : -77.4874

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