Join SEOCert LinkedIn Group Join SEOCert Group favicon 2016 Presidential Candidates Estimated Worth : 5,127 $

If you happend to be the owner/webmaster of this site (, and do not want this report to be generated, please Contact Us, and I will look into it.
If you believe the site ( contains inappropriate content (adult, spam, malware, low trust info or so), please Contact Us and let me know. Each and everyone of us play a part, togetehr we could make the internet a better place!
Overall SEO Report For
Excellent Practice7
Improvement Could be Made7
Critical Issues to Attend4
SEO Score :

IP address of is : The domain was created on 2007-04-30 and it is 6 years, 360 days old. It will expire on 2017-04-30 which is 3 years, 5 days from today. The homepage of website has a size of 313865 bytes, and a text size of 5737 bytes, its Text to Code Ratio is 1.86% Homepage of has 618 links, 461 link to internal pages, while 157 link to pages on other websites. It takes 0.94 s ( 335.30 Kb/s ) to load the website Rating: 3.0 / 5.0 Stars by SEOCert

SEO Report Cached Since : 2014-04-19 10:29     Update Now >>

Content Analysis



2016 Presidential Candidates

Words count: 2    Unique Words: 2    Length: 28 characters
[ To optimize the page title, Use this SEO Title Optimizer ]

Excellent! the title contains 1-12 words, and within 10-70 characters!

The title will be displayed in search engine results in the form of a direct link to the site.

1. ideally, the title should contain 10 to 70 characters, including spaces. (Google displays up to 70 characters in the title, and takes into account only the first 12 words.)
2. put the most important and relevant keywords in the title, try not to repeat any word.
3. each individual page should have a unique title.

: Potential and Declared Presidential Candidates ♦ Third Party Presidential Candidates

Words count: 9    Length: 86 characters
[ To optimize the page description, Use this SEO Meta Description Optimizer ]

Excellent! Your meta description contains between 70 and 160 characters.

Meta Descriptions provide concise explanations of the contents of web pages, that are commonly used by search engines on search result pages to display preview snippets for a given page.

1. it is best to keep meta descriptions between 70-160 characters.
2. a readable, compelling description using important keywords can draw a much higher click-through rate of searchers to the given web page.
3. avoid keyword stuffing, ensure each page has its own unique description.

: 2016 presidential candidates

Words count: 2    Length: 28 characters    keyword phrases count : 1

The keywords is too short!
[ To optimize the meta keywords, Use this SEO Meta Keywords Optimizer ]

Keyword Occurrences in Different Sections
keyword domain title descriptionheadingcontent
2 words keyword phrases :100% (1/1)
2016 presidential candidates 38   (5.07%)

Meta keywords should not be ignored, though they are not a major ranking factor for most of search engines nowadays. A Meta keywords tag is supposed to be a brief and concise list of the most important themes of your page

1. keep your list of keywords or keyword phrases down to 10 - 20 unique words or phrases.
2. separate the words or phrases using a comma (you do not need to leave a space between words separated by commas).
3. do not repeat words or phrases.
4. put your most important word or phrases at the beginning of your list.
Charset : utf-8
Shortcut Icon


Excellent! the website has a shortcut favicon image.


: the website does not have a RSS Feed.

Google Analytics

: UA-45873156-1

Excellent! the website implements Google Analytics.

Google Adsense : ca-pub-9417644611298030 (3 units)

: No Trustworthiness Score is calculated for the site.

0 - 19 20 - 39 40 - 59 60 - 79 80 - 100
Very Poor Poor Unsatisfactory Good Excellent

Users are concerned about the safety of their online transactions. Trustworthiness rating is based on real user ratings and that tells you how much other users trust this site, so do the serch engines. note: this trustworthiness score is provided by WOT (Web of Trust).

1. pay attention to the look and design of your site, many people look for visual cues when assessing a site`s credibility
2. make your site easy to use, sites that are easy to navigate are perceived as being more trustworthy.
3. make it easy for user to contact you, users will be more comfortable and feel more secured shall they need to get in touch with you.
Safe Browsing

: Safe! the site is NOT currently listed as suspicious, most-likely it is clean from malware and phining code [ verify this by Google Safe Browsing ]

Ensure that your site is malware free and does not cause harm to users` computers.

1. do not put virus, malicious worms, adwares, trojans, spywares and suspicious phishing code in your server.
2. take suspecious behavious seriously, have a regualr checkup and monitor closely of your server`s log files.
3. if your site is black-listed by google as suspecious, clean it up before requestiong for a review.
Total Size

: 314 Kb (313,865 bytes)

The page is a bit too large, it may be slow and take long time to load.

Page size affects the speed of your website.

1. try to keep you page size between 30K-150K
2. put javascript and style sheet in separate files, and link them to the main page.
3. use optimized images for web and set up your server with gzip for downloading
Text To Code Ratio

Total Size Text Size HTML Code Size Text/HTML Code Ratio
314 Kb (313,865 bytes) 6 Kb (5,737 bytes) 308 Kb (308,128 bytes) 1.86 %

The Text/HTML Code Ratio is a bit too low, you may not have enough content to rank well!

the ratio of text to HTML code should always be above 15% for good SEO gain,
it is below 15% then that means that your website probably needs more text content.

1. a ratio between 25% and 70% is ideal, when it goes beyond than that, the page might run the risk of being considered as spam. As long as the content is relevant and gives essential information, it is a plus point to have more of it.
2. improve your SEO by adding more relevant text to your pages and also increasing your keyword density.
Loading Time

: 0.94 seconds - 333.90 Kb/s
[ To improve the speed by using these Free online Website Speed Testing Tools ]

Excellent! the site is pretty fast and it takes less than 1 second to load.

Estimated loading time for different internet connections
Optical Fibre
44.84 s 0.35 s 0.31 s 0.08 s 25.11 ms

Site speed is becoming an crucial ranking factor. Slow page loading is one of the biggest complains of web users. If the loading time is too long, you may need to check your server, network, or system codes and structure.

1. ideal loading time is less than 1 seconds, if it take more than 5 seconds to load your site, likely users will run out of patience, so do search engines.
2. improve your SEO by optimizing your website to have a small size and faster responding server.

Internal Links
(link to pages within this domain)
External Links
(link to pages on other websites)
461 157 618

Too many links (618), it may be considered as spam!

Internal Links (link to pages within this domain) - 461
URL Anchor Text Presidential Candidates
http://2012.presidential-candidates.org2012 Election
http://2016.presidential-candidates.org2016 Presidential Candidates
http://2016.presidential-candidates.orgAll Candidates Female Candidates Third Party Candidates Affleck Bayh Bennet Booker Boxer Brown Cantwell Carter Casey Castro Cowan Cuomo Dean Emanuel Franken Gillibrand Grayson Gregoire Harris Hassan Hickenlooper Inslee Kitzhaber Klobuchar Landrieu Malloy Markell McCaskill Menendez Murphy Murray Napolitano Nelson Nixon O'Malley Patrick Quinn Schumer Schweitzer Shreffler Shumlin Steinberg Ray Tomblin Warner Warren Wells Amash Ayotte Bachmann Barrasso Blunt Branstad Brown Brownback Bryant Chaffetz Coburn Corbett Corker Cornyn Crapo Dalrymple Daniels Daugaard DeMint Fallin Fischer Graham Haley Haslam Heineman Herbert Huckabee Huntsman Jindal Kasich King Kinlaw Larose Martinez McCrory Mead Moran Otter Palin Pawlenty Pence Perry Portman Rice Russell Sandoval Santorum Snyder Stein Thune Toomey Walker Baldwin Carey Chehade Dutter Gonzalez Hendrix Holcomb Johnson McKinney Pendleton Perry Stainfield Stein Tittle Lee Wrights
http://2016.presidential-candidates.orgAll Candidates Female Candidates Third Party Candidates
http://2016.presidential-candidates.orgshow all parties women & men alphabetically women only
...ttp:// by age (youngest to olde... men only 3rd parties and Independe...
http://2016.presidential-candidates.orgDeclared Presidential Candidat... Democratic Presidential ... Carter on Willie Carter Independent Presidential... Chehade on Paul Chehade Independent Presidential... Dutter on Mark Dutter Independent Presidential... Hendrix on David Hendrix Independent Presidential... Holcomb on David Holcomb Republican Presidential ... King on Peter King Republican Presidential ... Kinlaw on Michael Kinlaw Republican Presidential ... Larose on Josue Larose Independent Presidential... Pendleton on Mark Pendleton Libertarian Presidential... Perry on Darryl Perry Republican Presidential ... Russell on Brian Russell Democratic Presidential ... Shreffler on Doug Shreffler Independent Presidential... Stainfield on Tami Stainfield Democratic Presidential ... Steinberg on Michael Steinberg Independent Presidential... Tittle on Samm Tittle Democratic Presidential ... Wells on Robby Wells
http://2016.presidential-candidates.orgPotential Presidential Candida... Democratic Presidential ... Affleck on Ben Affleck Republican Presidential ... Amash on Justin Amash Republican Presidential ... Ayotte on Kelly Ayotte Republican Presidential ... Bachmann on Michele Bachmann Constitution Party Presi... Baldwin on Chuck Baldwin Republican Presidential ... Barrasso on John Barrasso Democratic Presidential ... Bayh on Evan Bayh Democratic Presidential ... Bennet on Michael Bennet Republican Presidential ... Blunt on Roy Blunt Democratic Presidential ... Boxer on Barbara Boxer Republican Presidential ... Branstad on Terry Branstad Republican Presidential ... Brown on Scott Brown Democratic Presidential ... Brown on Sherrod Brown Republican Presidential ... Brownback on Sam Brownback Republican Presidential ... Bryant on Phil Bryant Democratic Presidential ... Cantwell on Maria Cantwell Libertarian Presidential... Carey on Drew Carey Democratic Presidential ... Casey on Bob Casey Republican Presidential ... Chaffetz on Jason Chaffetz Republican Presidential ... Coburn on Tom Coburn Republican Presidential ... Corbett on Tom Corbett Republican Presidential ... Cornyn on John Cornyn Democratic Presidential ... Cowan on Mo Cowan Republican Presidential ... Crapo on Mike Crapo Democratic Presidential ... Cuomo on Andrew Cuomo Republican Presidential ... Dalrymple on Jack Dalrymple Republican Presidential ... Daniels on Mitch Daniels Republican Presidential ... Daugaard on Dennis Daugaard Democratic Presidential ... Dean on Howard Dean Republican Presidential ... DeMint on Jim DeMint Democratic Presidential ... Emanuel on Rahm Emanuel Republican Presidential ... Fallin on Mary Fallin Republican Presidential ... Fischer on Deb Fischer Democratic Presidential ... Franken on Al Franken Democratic Presidential ... Gillibrand on Kirsten Gillibrand Independent Presidential... Gonzalez on Matt Gonzalez Republican Presidential ... Graham on Lindsey Graham Democratic Presidential ... Grayson on Alan Grayson Democratic Presidential ... Gregoire on Christine Gregoire Republican Presidential ... Haley on Nikki Haley Democratic Presidential ... Harris on Kamala Harris Republican Presidential ... Haslam on Bill Haslam Democratic Presidential ... Hassan on Maggie Hassan Republican Presidential ... Heineman on Dave Heineman Republican Presidential ... Herbert on Gary Herbert Democratic Presidential ... Hickenlooper on John Hickenlooper Republican Presidential ... Huckabee on Mike Huckabee Republican Presidential ... Huntsman on Jon Huntsman Democratic Presidential ... Inslee on Jay Inslee Republican Presidential ... Jindal on Bobby Jindal Libertarian Presidential... Johnson on Gary Johnson Republican Presidential ... Kasich on John Kasich Democratic Presidential ... Kitzhaber on John Kitzhaber Democratic Presidential ... Klobuchar on Amy Klobuchar Democratic Presidential ... Landrieu on Mary Landrieu Democratic Presidential ... Malloy on Dan Malloy Democratic Presidential ... Markell on Jack Markell Republican Presidential ... Martinez on Susana Martinez Democratic Presidential ... McCaskill on Claire McCaskill Republican Presidential ... McCrory on Pat McCrory Green Party Presidential... McKinney on Cynthia McKinney Republican Presidential ... Mead on Matt Mead Democratic Presidential ... Menendez on Bob Menendez Republican Presidential ... Moran on Jerry Moran Democratic Presidential ... Murphy on Chris Murphy Democratic Presidential ... Murray on Patty Murray Democratic Presidential ... Napolitano on Janet Napolitano Democratic Presidential ... Nelson on Bill Nelson Democratic Presidential ... Nixon on Jay Nixon Democratic Presidential ... O'Malley on Martin O'Malley Republican Presidential ... Otter on Butch Otter Republican Presidential ... Palin on Sarah Palin Republican Presidential ... Pawlenty on Tim Pawlenty Republican Presidential ... Pence on Mike Pence Republican Presidential ... Perry on Rick Perry Republican Presidential ... Portman on Rob Portman Democratic Presidential ... Quinn on Pat Quinn Republican Presidential ... Rice on Condoleezza Rice Republican Presidential ... Sandoval on Brian Sandoval Republican Presidential ... Santorum on Rick Santorum Democratic Presidential ... Schumer on Chuck Schumer Democratic Presidential ... Schweitzer on Brian Schweitzer Democratic Presidential ... Shumlin on Peter Shumlin Republican Presidential ... Snyder on Rick Snyder Republican Presidential ... Stein on Ben Stein Green Party Presidential... Stein on Jill Stein Republican Presidential ... Thune on John Thune Democratic Presidential ... Ray Tomblin on Earl Ray Tomblin Republican Presidential ... Toomey on Pat Toomey Republican Presidential ... Walker on Scott Walker Democratic Presidential ... Warner on Mark Warner Democratic Presidential ... Warren on Elizabeth Warren Libertarian Presidential... Lee Wrights on R. Lee Wrights
...p:// & Caucuses
...// & GOP Conventions
.../ Election

External Links (link to pages on other websites) - 157
URL Anchor Text Presidential Candidates Senatorial Elections Gubernatorial Elections Election
http://2016.candidate-comparison.orgCandidate Comparison
http://presidential-history.orgPresidential History
http://political-party.netPolitical Parties
http://2014.primary-caucus.orgPrimaries & Caucuses
http://electoralcollege.infoElectoral College
http://voter-registration.infoVoter Registration
http://2016.democratic-candidates.orgDemocratic Candidates Candidates
http://2016.libertarian-party.orgLibertarian Candidates
http://2016.independent-candidate.orgIndependent Candidates Party Candidates
http://2016.constitution-party.infoConstitution Party Candidates
http://biden.infoJoe Biden
http://hillary-clinton.orgHillary Clinton
http://jeb-bush.orgJeb Bush
http://chris-christie.orgChris Christie
http://ted-cruz.orgTed Cruz
http://rand-paul.infoRand Paul
http://marco-rubio.orgMarco Rubio
http://paul-ryan.orgPaul Ryan
...ttp:// vs Clinton vs Cruz vs Biden vs Cruz vs Clinton
http://2016.democratic-candidates.orgDemocratic Candidates Candidates
http://2016.libertarian-party.orgLibertarian Candidates
http://2016.independent-candidate.orgIndependent Candidates Party Candidates
http://2016.constitution-party.infoConstitution Party Candidates Election Commission
http://2016.democratic-candidates.orgshow Democrats only Republicans only
http://new-hampshire.state-election.infoNew Hampshire
http://biden.info2016 Democratic Presidential ...
http://biden.infoJoe Biden
http://biden.infoMore on Joe Biden
http://jeb-bush.org2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://jeb-bush.orgJeb Bush
http://jeb-bush.orgMore on Jeb Bush
http://chris-christie.org2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://new-jersey.state-election.infoNew Jersey
http://chris-christie.orgChris Christie
http://chris-christie.orgMore on Chris Christie
http://hillary-clinton.org2016 Democratic Presidential ...
http://hillary-clinton.orgHillary Clinton
http://hillary-clinton.orgMore on Hillary Clinton
http://ted-cruz.org2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://ted-cruz.orgTed Cruz
http://ted-cruz.orgMore on Ted Cruz
http://new-york.state-election.infoNew York
http://north-dakota.state-election.infoNorth Dakota
http://south-dakota.state-election.infoSouth Dakota
http://south-carolina.state-election.infoSouth Carolina
http://new-york.state-election.infoNew York
http://south-carolina.state-election.infoSouth Carolina
http://south-carolina.state-election.infoSouth Carolina
http://new-hampshire.state-election.infoNew Hampshire
http://new-mexico.state-election.infoNew Mexico
http://new-mexico.state-election.infoNew Mexico
http://north-carolina.state-election.infoNorth Carolina
http://new-jersey.state-election.infoNew Jersey
http://rand-paul.info2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://rand-paul.infoRand Paul
http://rand-paul.infoMore on Rand Paul
http://marco-rubio.org2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://marco-rubio.orgMarco Rubio
http://marco-rubio.orgMore on Marco Rubio
http://paul-ryan.org2016 Republican Presidential ...
http://paul-ryan.orgPaul Ryan
http://paul-ryan.orgMore on Paul Ryan
http://new-york.state-election.infoNew York
http://south-dakota.state-election.infoSouth Dakota
http://west-virginia.state-election.infoWest Virginia
http://2014.state-election.infoMore on the 2014 Midterm Elect...
http://2016.presidential-election.infoMore on the 2016 Presidential ... Us & Conditions Policy Us

reasonable number of links (below 100) per page will give a better user experience.

1. keep the number of links per page below 100.
2. having more than 100 links in a single page will lead to a bad user experience, and it possibly runs into the risk of been considered as spam.
3. search engines may not follow all the links if you have too many of them in a single page.

Style Block In Same Page Links to External Style Files Total
1 4 5

Too many (4) external stylesheet files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Stylesheet Files - 4
Stylesheet URL rel type


Scripts Block In Same Page Links to External Script Files Total
17 7 24

Too many (7) external scripts files , it will slow down the downlaoding.

Links To External Script Files - 7
Script URL Type

put scripts together and link them from an external files rather then put them in the same file as the main page.

1. reduce the use of in-page scripts, put them in separate files and link them in.
2. reduce the number of external script files, it will help browser to make lesser number of http requests from the server.
3. optimize or compress the script files to have smaller size and faster loading.

Total Images Alt Present Alt Missing
257 126 131

131 images do not have Alt values.

Image URL - 257
URL ALT Text Presidential Election Candidates Election Election 2016 Election 2016 all Presidential Candidat... Candidates sorted...
.../ Party.gifConstitution Party
.../IMAGES/CANDIDATES/2016/PRESIDENT/index/Claire-McCaskill.gif Party.gifGreen Party
.../IMAGES/CANDIDATES/2016/PRESIDENT/index/Brian-Schweitzer.gif Party.gifGreen Party
.../IMAGES/CANDIDATES/2016/PRESIDENT/index/Elizabeth-Warren.gif tracking

search engines cannot `see` images, proper Alt content will help them to better understand and index images.

1. always add alt attributes to images. Alt is mandatory for accessibility and for valid XHTML.
2. words used within an image`s Alt attribute should be its text equivalent and convey the same information.
3. use a human-readable caption and descriptive text around the image.


Excellent! The page is using HTML headings (<H1> - <H6>) and inline emphasis tags (<EM><B><I><EM><STRONG>)


The Mechanics of Presidential Candidacies
<B> (5)The Mechanics of Presidential Candidacies
Stage 1: The Pregame Warm Up
Stage 2: Informal Feelers, leaks and exploratory committees
Stage 3: Announcement of Candidacy
Stage 4: Primaries and Caucuses

HTML headings and emphasis tags are the most basic forms to indicate important content.

1. use your keywords in the headings and make sure the first level heading (<H1>) includes the most important keywords.
2. never duplicate the title tag content in the heading tags.
3. for more effective SEO, use only one <H1> tag per page
Top 20 Keywords

: Total Terms Count: 750

It is nice! the word density is quite ok.

Top 20 terms occurance and density
TermDomainTitleDescriptionHeading Occurances Density
#1. candidates 30 4.00%
#2. declared 17 2.27%
#3. party 12 1.60%
#4. presidential 8 1.07%
#5. john 6 0.80%
#6. stage 5 0.67%
#7. parties 5 0.67%
#8. potential 4 0.53%
#9. clinton 4 0.53%
#10. election 4 0.53%
#11. cruz 4 0.53%
#12. declined 4 0.53%
#13. bob 3 0.40%
#14. rick 3 0.40%
#15. process 3 0.40%
#16. mark 3 0.40%
#17. candidacy 3 0.40%
#18. mike 3 0.40%
#19. brian 3 0.40%
#20. pat 3 0.40%

keyword density can be used as a factor in determining whether a web page is relevant to a specified keyword or keyword phrase.

1. the optimum keyword density to be 1.0% - 3.0%. Using a keyword more than that could be considered search spam.
2. overuse of keywords, a practice called keyword stuffing, will cause a web page to be penalized.

Server Header Analysis

Date : Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:19:57 GMT
Server : Apache/2.2.21 (Unix) mod_ssl/2.2.21 OpenSSL/0.9.8m DAV/2 mod_auth_passthrough/2.1 mod_bwlimited/1.4 FrontPage/
Location :
Cache-Control : max-age=2
Expires : Fri, 25 Apr 2014 00:19:59 GMT
Content-Type : text/html; charset=iso-8859-1

Domain/Whois Analysis

Domain Info

: ( 27 characters )

Domain Registrar : Public Interest Registry

Domain Created On Last Modified On Expires On
2007-04-30 2007-04-30 2017-04-30
6 years, 360 days old 6 years, 360 days ago 3 years, 5 days from today
6 years, 360 days old

Domain Name Servers used by
DNS Name IP Address

Excellent! the Domain is of right length, easy to be remembered by visitors.

domain name choice and domain age are crucial for SEO.

1. keep the domain name short and relevant to the content, which will be easier to be remembered and related to.
2. older domain tends to be more trustworthy.
3. register a domain for more than 1 year, and search engine will think it is a serious business.