Covenant.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
67% 
Page structure
93% 
Link structure
47% 
Server
49% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.79 s
File size
94.10 kB
Words
1437
Media files
34
Number of links
114 internal / 41 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Covenant College | In all things Christ preeminent
The length of the page title is perfect. (445 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The mission of Covenant College is to explore and express the preeminence of Jesus Christ in all things. We offer the world biblically grounded men and women equipped to live out extraordinary callings in ordinary places.
The meta description is too long: 1365 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://covenant.edu/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
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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twitter:titleCovenant College
twitter:descriptionIn all things Christ preeminent
twitter:imagehttp://www.covenant.edu/images/shield.jpg
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og:typewebsite
og:urlhttps://covenant.edu/
og:titleCovenant College
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X-UA-CompatibleIE=EDGE
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
There are 3 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: Covenant College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ge...
This page contains 1437 words. That's ok.
22.1% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
15 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 17.91 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 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 29 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.
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
/images/logo/large_blue_logo.pngCovenant College - In all things Christ preeminent
/images/front/carter_orange_sky_800w.jpgCovenant College, the college of the Presbyterian Church in America in Lookout Mountain, Georgia
/sites/default/files/carter-autumn.jpgCovenant College campus
/images/features/360.jpgCovenant 360 Experience what life is like as a Covenant College Scot! April 2-3 April 17
...body/students/profiles/sarah_newsome.jpgChristian College Student Profiles - Sarah Newsome
/images/features/student_group.jpgStudents at Covenant College
/images/class_of_2023_2.jpgClass of 2023 at Covenant College
...es/Christmas-Web_Christmas-News-Item.jpgCelebrate Christmas at Covenant College
/images/features/madueme.jpgDr. Hans Madueme
/images/features/day_of_prayerFall2019.jpgDay of Prayer photo album
/images/features/landing/be-known_675w.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/images/features/Carter_autumn_feature2.jpgCarter Hall in autumn
...res/christianity-today-article-kapic.jpgKelly Kapic article
/images/features/2019_missio_dei.jpgThad McAuley
...y/students/profiles/caleb_mcnaughton.jpgCaleb McNaughton
/images/megafooter_logo_color.pngNo alt attribute provided
/images/icons/retina/facebook/x3.pngopen Covenant on FacebookCovenant on Facebook
/images/icons/retina/youtube/x3.pngopen Covenant on YouTubeCovenant on YouTube
/images/icons/retina/instagram/x3.pngopen Covenant on InstagramCovenant on Instagram
/images/icons/retina/twitter/x3.pngopen Covenant on TwitterCovenant on Twitter
/images/icons/podcast/podcast.jpgview a list of Covenant Podcast PlatformsCovenant Podcast Platforms
/images/icons/retina/linkedin/x3.pngopen Covenant on LinkedInCovenant on LinkedIn
/images/icons/retina/facebook/x3.pngCovenant on FacebookCovenant on Facebook
/images/icons/retina/twitter/x3.pngCovenant on TwitterCovenant on Twitter
/images/icons/retina/instagram/x3.pngCovenant on InstagramCovenant on Instagram
/images/icons/retina/youtube/x3.pngCovenant on YouTubeCovenant on YouTube
/images/icons/podcast/podcast.jpgCovenant Podcast PlatformsCovenant Podcast Platforms
/images/icons/retina/linkedin/x3.pngCovenant on LinkedInCovenant on LinkedIn
/images/icons/retina/facebook/x3.pngCovenant on FacebookCovenant on Facebook
/images/icons/retina/twitter/x3.pngCovenant on TwitterCovenant on Twitter
/images/icons/retina/instagram/x3.pngCovenant on InstagramCovenant on Instagram
/images/icons/retina/youtube/x3.pngCovenant on YouTubeCovenant on YouTube
/images/icons/podcast/podcast.jpgCovenant Podcast PlatformsCovenant Podcast Platforms
/images/icons/retina/linkedin/x3.pngCovenant on LinkedInCovenant on LinkedIn

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Home Page
The H1 heading is too short (9 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Home Page
H2 Search form
H2 Fast Facts
H2 Questions About Covenant?
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.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (41) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://covenant.edu/Anchor Skip to content
https://covenant.edu/Anchor Skip to navigation
https://www.covenant.edu/IMG-ALT Covenant College - In all things Christ preeminent
A-TITLE Home
https://online.covenant.edu/re...New window External Subdomain Request Info
https://online.covenant.edu/ap...New window External Subdomain Apply
https://online.covenant.edu/po...New window External Subdomain Visit
https://covenant.edu/aboutAbout
/admissions/undergradAdmissions & Aid
https://covenant.edu/academicsAcademics
https://covenant.edu/studentsStudent Life
https://athletics.covenant.edu/External Subdomain Athletics
https://covenant.edu/alumniAlumni
https://covenant.edu/givingGiving
http://www.covenant.edu/360/New window Covenant 360
/students/profileStudent Profiles
https://soundcloud.com/covenan...New window External A Place Students Can Embrace
http://www.gigapan.com/gigapan...New window External IMG-ALT Class of 2023 at Covenant College
http://www.gigapan.com/gigapan...New window External View this image on Gigapan and zoom in
/calendar/all/2019/12/13Celebrate Christmas at Covenant
/calendar/all/2019/12/13-0Men's JV Basketball vs New Rock Prep
/calendar/all/2019/12/14Women's Basketball vs Johnson (Tenn.)
/calendar/all/2019/12/14-0Women's JV Basketball vs Trevecca Nazarene JV
/calendar/all/2019/12/28Men's basketball at Belhaven
/calendar/all/2019/12/31Men's basketball at Millsaps
/calendar/all/2020/01/04-0Women's Basketball vs Wesleyan (Ga)
/calendar/all/2020/01/04Men's basketball vs Pfeiffer
/calendar/all/2020/01/08-0Women's Basketball at LaGrange
/calendar/all/2020/01/08Men's basketball at Piedmont
/calendar/all/2020/01/11-0Women's Basketball vs Maryville
/calendar/all/2020/01/11Men's basketball vs Lagrange
/calendar/all/2020/01/14Men's basketball vs Brevard
/calendar/all/2020/01/17-0Women's Basketball at Huntingdon
/calendar/all/2020/01/17Men's basketball at Methodist
/calendar/all/2020/01/18-0Women's Basketball at Agnes Scott
/calendar/all/2020/01/18Men's basketball at William Peace
/calendar/all/2020/01/21Women's Basketball vs Berea
/calendar/all/2020/01/24Men's basketball at LaGrange
/calendar/all/2020/01/25-0Women's Basketball vs Piedmont
/calendar/all/2020/01/25Men's basketball at Huntingdon
/calendar/all/2020/01/28-0Women's Basketball at Brevard
/calendar/all/2020/01/28Men's basketball vs Berea
/calendar/all/2020/02/01-0Women's Basketball at Wesleyan (Ga)
/calendar/all/2020/02/01Men's basketball vs Greensboro
/calendar/all/2020/02/05-0Women's Basketball at Berea
/calendar/all/2020/02/05Men's basketball vs Maryville
/calendar/all/2020/02/06Faculty Recital
/calendar/all/2020/02/07-0Baseball vs Alice Lloyd
/calendar/all/2020/02/07Women's Basketball vs Huntingdon
/calendar/all/2020/02/08-1Softball at Berry (DH)
/calendar/all/2020/02/08-2Baseball vs Alice Lloyd (DH)
/calendar/all/2020/02/08-0Women's Basketball vs Brevard
/calendar/all/2020/02/08Men's basketball vs Piedmont
/calendar/all/2020/02/10Mens Golf at Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational
/calendar/all/2020/02/11-0Text duplicate Mens Golf at Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational
/news/11.11.19IMG-ALT Celebrate Christmas at Covenant College
/news/11.11.19Celebrate Christmas with the Covenant College Music Department
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...New window External IMG-ALT Dr. Hans Madueme
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...New window External Casting out Demons at Covenant College: or Something Close Enough...
https://www.facebook.com/coven...New window External Day of Prayer
/landing/beknown?src=eduNew window Be Known by Your Professors
/news/11.20.19IMG-ALT Carter Hall in autumn
/news/11.20.19Covenant's Teacher Education Program Earns Highest Rating
https://www.christianitytoday....New window External Why We Still Need Christian Colleges
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...New window External spoke on this topic
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...New window External IMG-ALT Thad McAuley
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...New window External 2019 Missio Dei Conference
/students/profile/caleb_mcnaug...New window What Aspect of Covenant College Do You Like Best?
/admissions/undergrad/apply?sr...Text duplicate Apply
/360?src=ribbonText duplicate Covenant 360
https://online.covenant.edu/re...External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
/about/faq?src=ribbonFAQ
/academics/undergradAcademic Programs
/academics/undergrad/certificatesAcademic Certificates
/academics/undergrad/artArt
/academics/undergrad/bibleBiblical & Theological Studies
/academics/undergrad/biologyBiology
/academics/undergrad/businessBusiness
/academics/undergrad/chemistryChemistry
/academics/undergrad/csComputer Science
/academics/undergrad/ecdEconomics & Community Development
/academics/undergrad/educationEducation
/academics/undergrad/engineeringEngineering 3:2 Program
/academics/undergrad/englishEnglish
/academics/undergrad/foreignForeign Language
/academics/undergrad/historyHistory & Politics
/academics/undergrad/idsInterdisciplinary Studies
/academics/undergrad/internati...International Studies
/academics/undergrad/mathematicsMathematics
/academics/undergrad/musicMusic
/academics/undergrad/philosophyPhilosophy
/academics/undergrad/physical_edPhysical & Sport Education
/academics/undergrad/physicsPhysics
/academics/undergrad/Pre-Professional Programs
/academics/undergrad/psychologyPsychology
/academics/undergrad/sociologySociology
/academics/undergrad/theatreTheatre
http://grad.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain Graduate School of Education
http://facebook.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT open Covenant on Facebook
http://youtube.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT open Covenant on YouTube
http://instagram.com/covenantc...New window External IMG-ALT open Covenant on Instagram
http://twitter.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT open Covenant on Twitter
https://covenant.edu/podcastIMG-ALT view a list of Covenant Podcast Platforms
http://www.linkedin.com/edu/co...New window External IMG-ALT open Covenant on LinkedIn
https://www.google.com/maps/d/...New window External 14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750
https://covenant.edu/contact706.820.1560
https://covenant.edu/contactContact
https://portal.covenant.edu/fo...New window External Subdomain Request Information
/accessibilityWeb Accessibility
https://covenant.edu/consumerConsumer Information
/about/privacyPrivacy Policy
/about/copyright© 2019 Covenant College
http://facebook.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT Covenant on Facebook
http://twitter.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT Covenant on Twitter
http://instagram.com/covenantc...New window External IMG-ALT Covenant on Instagram
http://youtube.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain IMG-ALT Covenant on YouTube
https://covenant.edu/podcastIMG-ALT Covenant Podcast Platforms
http://www.linkedin.com/edu/co...New window External IMG-ALT Covenant on LinkedIn
https://www.google.com/maps/d/...New window External 14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, GA
https://covenant.edu/contactText duplicate 706.820.1560
https://covenant.edu/contactText duplicate Contact
https://portal.covenant.edu/fo...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
https://covenant.edu/consumerConsumer Info
/accessibilityText duplicate Web Accessibility
/about/privacyText duplicate Privacy Policy
/about/copyrightText duplicate © 2019 Covenant College
http://facebook.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain Text duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant on Facebook
http://twitter.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain Text duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant on Twitter
http://instagram.com/covenantc...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant on Instagram
http://youtube.covenant.edu/New window External Subdomain Text duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant on YouTube
https://covenant.edu/podcastText duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant Podcast Platforms
http://www.linkedin.com/edu/co...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Covenant on LinkedIn
https://www.google.com/maps/d/...New window External 14049 Scenic Highway Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750
https://covenant.edu/contactText duplicate 706.820.1560
https://covenant.edu/contactText duplicate Contact
https://portal.covenant.edu/fo...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
https://covenant.edu/consumerText duplicate Consumer Info
/accessibilityText duplicate Web Accessibility
/about/privacyText duplicate Privacy Policy
/about/copyrightText duplicate © 2019 Covenant College
https://covenant.edu/search/nodeNo Text
https://online.covenant.edu/po...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Visit
https://online.covenant.edu/ap...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Apply
https://portal.covenant.edu/fo...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
https://covenant.edu/aboutText duplicate About
/admissions/undergradText duplicate Admissions & Aid
https://covenant.edu/academicsText duplicate Academics
https://covenant.edu/studentsText duplicate Student Life
/resources/students_faculty_staffScots Resources
/resources/future_studentsFuture Students
/resources/parentsParents & Family
https://covenant.edu/calendarCalendar
https://covenant.edu/news/archiveNews
https://athletics.covenant.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Athletics
https://covenant.edu/alumniText duplicate Alumni
https://covenant.edu/givingText duplicate Giving

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://covenant.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.79 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (94 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateFri, 13 Dec 2019 23:54:25 GMT
serverApache/2.4.41
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x-drupal-cacheHIT
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content-languageen
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
link<https://covenant.edu/>; rel="canonical",<https://covenant.edu/>; rel="shortlink"
cache-controlpublic, max-age=3600
last-modifiedFri, 13 Dec 2019 23:04:43 GMT
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
varyCookie,User-Agent,Accept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
transfer-encodingchunked
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
statuscode200
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 website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 4,054 referring domains.
This website has 104,979 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 3,486 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website is not very popular on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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# 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
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /misc/*.css$
Allow: /misc/*.css?
Allow: /misc/*.js$
Allow: /misc/*.js?
Allow: /misc/*.gif
Allow: /misc/*.jpg
Allow: /misc/*.jpeg
Allow: /misc/*.png
Allow: /modules/*.css$
Allow: /modules/*.css?
Allow: /modules/*.js$
Allow: /modules/*.js?
Allow: /modules/*.gif
Allow: /modules/*.jpg
Allow: /modules/*.jpeg
Allow: /modules/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /themes/*.css$
Allow: /themes/*.css?
Allow: /themes/*.js$
Allow: /themes/*.js?
Allow: /themes/*.gif
Allow: /themes/*.jpg
Allow: /themes/*.jpeg
Allow: /themes/*.png
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
Disallow: /docs/
Disallow: /email/
Disallow: /gatest/
Disallow: /temp/
Disallow: /test/
Disallow: /xfer/
Disallow: /sites/
# 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/
Disallow: /calendar/
Disallow: /audio/
Disallow: /about/experience/
# 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/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
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Search preview

covenant.edu
Covenant College | In all things Christ preeminent
The mission of Covenant College is to explore and express the preeminence of Jesus Christ in all things. We offer the world biblically grounded men and women equipped to live out extraordinary callings in ordinary places.

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