Queensu.ca - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
95% 
Page quality
75% 
Page structure
98% 
Link structure
87% 
Server
64% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.06 s
File size
62.70 kB
Words
512
Media files
19
Number of links
121 internal / 26 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home | Queen's University
The length of the page title is perfect. (241 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Established in 1841, Queen's offers a transformative student learning experience and is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (886 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.queensu.ca/home
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(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.
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)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
This page contains 512 words. That's ok.
16.8% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 20 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, minimum-scale=1, user-scalable=no, shrink-to-fit=no" 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 10 tags for this page.
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.
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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...ensbase_omega/images/wordmark_295x37.pngQueen's University
...l-Post-White-Logo-on-Blue-1200x630_2.jpgQueen's shield in white on a blue field
...nitedWay-2020-totalphoto600x400-401k.jpgQueen's United Way committee members hold up numbers for $401,000
...assets/frontpage/convocation gazette.jpgPhotograph of a Queen's convocation ceremony
...sets/frontpage/WEB ima_f735f5e (002).jpgPhotograph of Nasrin Sotoudeh
...10-12 - Fall-Campus-Shots-41 gazette.jpgCanadian flag flying atop a Queen's building
...ntpage/WEB Banner Research BC 3132_2.jpgBanner for research campaign
...ts/frontpage/WEB Magna Charta 0414_0.jpgPrincipal Patrick Deane signs the Magna Charta Universitatum during an event hosted at McMaster University on Oct. 17, 2019.
...age/WEB (2020-11-26) Brielle Thorsen.jpgPhotograph of Brielle Thorsen with white roses
...II-OII-2020-Reports-Gazette-1000x667.jpgCover pages of both EDII and OII reports
...sets/frontpage/WEB 2020 Staff Awards.jpgWinners of the Special Recognition for Staff Awards
...tpage/WEB 11.04.20 - Locke & Key_002.jpgAn episode of Locke & Key is filmed in downtown Kingston
...sets/frontpage/Queen's concrete sign.jpgQueen's concrete sign seen in front of Stauffer Library
...epage-Spotlight-Viewbook2021-430x242.jpgBackground of a drone shot of capmus. Text reads viewbook 2021 your greatest story starts at Queen's
...x/Queens-PrincipalsConversationNov27.jpgPrincipal's Conversation - Defining our future
...cometoQueens_video_Dec2020_lowestres.gif[Ontario Hall on campus in the winter]
...ega/images/queens_logo_colour_100x69.pngQueen's University
Video URLWidthHeight
...Safe-Winter-Break-2020-740x1030-Loop.mp4100%auto
...Safe-Winter-Break-2020-1860x600-Loop.mp4100%auto

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Queen's University
The H1 heading is too short (18 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Queen's University
H2 Queen's Log In Links
H2 Search/Login Toggle
H2 Front Page Featured Content
H2 Gazette
H2 Spotlight
H2 Experience Queen's
H2 Events
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
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 number of internal links is ok.
There are too many external links (26) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.queensu.ca/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.queensu.ca/Queen's University
A-TITLE Home
https://www.queensu.ca/a-to-zA to Z
/socialmediaSocial Media Hub
https://my.queensu.ca/External Subdomain MyQueen'sU - SOLUS, MyHR and more
https://office.com/signinExternal Office 365
https://outlook.com/queensu.caExternal Outlook on the web - Email
https://onq.queensu.ca/External Subdomain onQ
https://www.faculty180.ca/sysa...External Faculty180 - CV and Reports to the Dean
https://ereserves.library.quee...External Subdomain Library eReserves
https://login.proxy.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Web Proxy
https://smith.queensu.ca/acade...External Subdomain Business - Program Portals
https://queensuca.sharepoint.c...External Subdomain Education - Faculty & Staff Portal
https://queensuca.sharepoint.c...External Subdomain Grad Studies – Faculty & Staff Portal
https://elentra.healthsci.quee...External Subdomain Medicine - Elentra
https://law.queensu.ca/queensl...External Subdomain Law - QLaw
https://queenspolicyconnect.ca/External Policy Studies - Program Portal
https://netid.queensu.ca/self-...External Subdomain Change password / Manage NetID
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
http://library.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Library
http://gogaelsgo.com/External Athletics
A-TITLE Queen's University Athletics and Recreation
http://www.queensu.ca/alumniAlumni
/faculty-staffFaculty/Staff
/gazette/mediaMedia
https://www.queensu.ca/aboutAbout
/about/visitVisit & Tour Campus
A-TITLE Find directions and contacts and information to make the most of your visit to Queen's campus
/about/visit/directionsDirections and Visitor Parking
/about/quickfactsQuick Facts
A-TITLE Queen's by the numbers
/about/kingstonDiscover Kingston
A-TITLE A city rich in history, culture, attractions, and cuisine
/about/greencampusGreen Campus
A-TITLE Queen's has a large and unique pool of talented researchers, students and staff that are engaged in a diverse set of sustainability-related activities.
/about/queenskingstonQueen's & Kingston
A-TITLE Queen's and Kingston - the town-gown partnerships
/about/administrationAdministration & Governance
A-TITLE The people and offices of Queen's leadership team
/about/publicationsViewbooks & Publications
A-TITLE Find downloadable versions of Queen's viewbooks, magazines, and annual reports
http://www.queensu.ca/principalSee also: Meet the Principal
A-TITLE Meet Dr. Patrick Deane, Queen's 21st Principal and Vice-Chancellor
/encyclopediaSee also: Q's Encyclopedia
https://www.queensu.ca/academicsAcademics
/academics/programsFaculties, Programs & Departments
A-TITLE Find the program that's right for you!
/academics/onlinelearningOnline Learning
/academics/academiccalendarsAcademic Calendars
/academics/supportAcademic Support
A-TITLE Resources and services for academic success
/academics/libraryText duplicate Library
A-TITLE Exceptional resources and learner support
/academics/getinvolvedGet Involved
A-TITLE Queen's students don't limit their learning to the classroom
/academics/fieldstudiesActive Learning: Internships, Field Studies
A-TITLE A world of learning
/academics/agnesAgnes Etherington Art Centre
/academics/theisabelIsabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts
/academics/facilitiesLearning Facilities
A-TITLE The spaces and technologies behind the learning
/academics/showcasesAcademic Showcases
A-TITLE Competitions, conferences, teams, and other opportunities to show what you know.
/academics/youthPrograms for Elementary & High School Students
http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/See also: University Registrar
/research-overviewResearch
/internationalInternational
/international/studyStudy
/international/experienceThe Queen's Experience
/international/quicInternational Centre (QUIC)
/international/researchResearch Excellence
/international/oncampusInternational at Home
/international/vice-principalOffice of the Vice-Provost International
/international/visitorsInternational Visitors
/international/affiliationsInternational Affiliations
/international/contactsInternational Team Contacts
/international/chinese-introdu...女王大学简介
https://www.queensu.ca/campuslifeCampus Life
/campuslife/inclusiveInclusive Community
/campuslife/housingResidences & Housing
/campuslife/foodDining Halls & Eateries
/campuslife/healthHealth & Wellness
/campuslife/athleticsAthletics & Recreation
/campuslife/safetySafety & Security
A-TITLE Tools and information for living safely year-round, as members of the Queen's-Kingston community.
/campuslife/studentgovernmentStudent Government
A-TITLE Helping students get more from their Queen's experience.
/campuslife/servicesRetail & Services
A-TITLE On-campus conveniences
/campuslife/entertainmentArts & Entertainment
/campuslife/workEmployment & Volunteering
A-TITLE Finance your education, get some experience, lend a helping hand
/campuslife/transportationGetting Around
A-TITLE Services and support for getting around campus and town
/campuslife/greenLiving Green
A-TITLE Committing to healthier planet every day
/campuslife/mediaNews & Media
A-TITLE Keep current with campus news and announcements
/campuslife/parentsParent Resources
A-TITLE Supporting parents/guardians along their student's academic and social journey
https://www.queensu.ca/applyAdmission
A-TITLE How to apply to Queen's academic programs
/apply/aboriginalApplying as an Indigenous Student
/apply/internationalApplying as an International Student
http://library.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
http://gogaelsgo.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
http://www.queensu.ca/alumniText duplicate Alumni
/faculty-staffText duplicate Faculty/Staff
/https://www.queensu.ca/events...Events Calendar
/gazette/mediaText duplicate Media
/research-overviewText duplicate Research
/research-overviewText duplicate Research
/covidinfo/?utm_source=queensu...Coronavirus: Find up-to-date information on COVID-19
https://www.queensu.ca/gazetteQueen's Gazette
/gazette/stories/queen-s-annou...IMG-ALT Queen's shield in white on a blue field
/gazette/stories/queen-s-annou...Queen’s announces changes to support province-wide shutdown
/gazette/stories/queen-s-commu...IMG-ALT Queen's United Way committee members hold up numbers for $401,000
/gazette/stories/queen-s-commu...Queen’s community sets record for giving to United Way
/gazette/stories/recruiting-ne...IMG-ALT Photograph of a Queen's convocation ceremony
/gazette/stories/recruiting-ne...Recruiting the next Promise Scholars
/gazette/stories/honoring-fear...IMG-ALT Photograph of Nasrin Sotoudeh
/gazette/stories/honoring-fear...Honoring fearless activism for human rights
/gazette/stories/striving-dive...IMG-ALT Canadian flag flying atop a Queen's building
/gazette/stories/striving-dive...Striving for diverse leadership
/gazette/stories/research-rank...IMG-ALT Banner for research campaign
/gazette/stories/research-rank...Research rankings released
/gazette/stories/global-leader...IMG-ALT Principal Patrick Deane signs the Magna Charta Universitatum during an event hosted at McMaster University on Oct. 17, 2019.
/gazette/stories/global-leader...A global leadership role
/gazette/stories/queens-engine...IMG-ALT Photograph of Brielle Thorsen with white roses
/gazette/stories/queens-engine...Queen's Engineering student earns Order of the White Rose scholarship
/gazette/stories/progress-repo...IMG-ALT Cover pages of both EDII and OII reports
/gazette/stories/progress-repo...Progress Reports: Equity, Diversity, Inclusivity, Indigenization at Queen's
/gazette/stories/celebrating-s...IMG-ALT Winners of the Special Recognition for Staff Awards
/gazette/stories/celebrating-s...Celebrating staff accomplishments
/gazette/stories/experience-setIMG-ALT An episode of Locke & Key is filmed in downtown Kingston
/gazette/stories/experience-setExperience on the set
/gazette/stories/three-queens-...IMG-ALT Queen's concrete sign seen in front of Stauffer Library
/gazette/stories/three-queens-...Three Queen’s community members appointed to Order of Canada
/sites/default/files/assets/pa...IMG-ALT Background of a drone shot of capmus. Text reads viewbook 2021 your greatest story starts at Queen's
/sites/default/files/assets/pa...Read the Viewbook-to-go
/gazette/stories/laying-founda...IMG-ALT Principal's Conversation - Defining our future
/gazette/stories/laying-founda...Read the full article
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External IMG-ALT [Ontario Hall on campus in the winter]
https://www.queensu.ca/admission/Watch our video
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...Holiday Closing
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...QUIC Online Social: Goodbye 2020! Speed Friending.
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...New Year's Day
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...Centering Prayer/ Mantra Meditation (Online)
/eventscalendar/calendar/weekly/this week
/eventscalendar/calendar/monthly/this month
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
/accessibility/Accessibility Hub
https://www.queensu.ca/inclusiveInclusive Queen's
https://www.queensu.ca/ombuds/Office of the Ombudsperson
/about/visitVisit Queen's
https://www.queensu.ca/campusmapCampus Map
https://www.queensu.ca/itsITServices
/humanresources/careersCareers
/about/administrationAdministration/ Governance
https://www.givetoqueens.ca/External Give to Queen's
/accessandprivacy/privacy/webs...Web Privacy
https://twitter.com/queensuExternal Connect with Queen's on Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/queen...External Connect with Queen's on Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/quee...External Connect with Queen's on Instagram
http://www.youtube.com/QueensU...External Connect with Queen's on YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...External Connect with Queen's on LinkedIn
/socialmediaVisit the Social Media Hub
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
http://g.co/maps/vbf87External Kingston, Ontario, Canada
/encyclopedia/t/traditional-te...traditional Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee Territory
https://www.queensu.ca/contactsContacts
/campuslife/safetyEmergency Contacts

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.queensu.ca/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 10 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.06 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (63 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
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serverApache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu)
x-cacheTCP_REMOTE_HIT
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
link</home>; rel="canonical",</node/192>; rel="shortlink"
access-control-allow-origin*
access-control-allow-headersuser-agent
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http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Education/schools. This classification is fine.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 33,828 referring domains.
This page has 3,973,930 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 25,062 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html


User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/
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# Sites going away
##Disallow: /calendars/artsci/
Disallow: /calendars/
Disallow: /drama/
Disallow: /qubs/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
5,727

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

Search preview

www.queensu.ca
Home | Queen's University
Established in 1841, Queen's offers a transformative student learning experience and is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.

Most important keywords

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

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Research50%Check
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