Hampshire.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
86% 
Page structure
47% 
Link structure
75% 
Server
66% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.55 s
File size
102.20 kB
Words
794
Media files
13
Number of links
94 internal / 17 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Hampshire College | Hampshire College
There are word repetitions in the page title.
The length of the page title is perfect. (359 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.hampshire.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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MobileOptimizedwidth
HandheldFriendlytrue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
langen
twitter:urlhttps://www.hampshire.edu/node/41197
og:urlhttps://www.hampshire.edu/node/41197
x-ua-compatibleie=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 794 words. That's ok.
25.2% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
9 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 21.18 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 8 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 16 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
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
...stom/hampshire/images/hampshire-logo.svgHome
...mpshire/images/hampshire-logo-mobile.svgHome
...-04/Broom_7.jpg?h=82f92a78&itok=XqLT-UCxLuka Eriksen demonstrating
...Cors_banner.jpg?h=e472d3f7&itok=rbgt72shHenry Cors and a bunch of books
...orse_banner.jpg?h=4f001e3a&itok=hkgygAQeMetal horse sculpture
...ita_Nyong'o.jpg?h=137d8fba&itok=OViOhI10Lupita Nyong'o
...Krakauer_BW.jpg?h=53d68e90&itok=vWaL5vQXJon Krakauer
.../Ian-Spalter-thumbnail.jpg?itok=h8xY7UcdHampshire College alum Ian SpalterHampshire College alum Ian Spalter
...3/rhysernst.jpg?h=0da486ab&itok=RujRH7TGRhys Ernst
...OpEd_banner.jpg?h=a4dcb9c7&itok=Dhb6BkxhHampshire College President Ed Wingenbach and a standardized test
...heim_banner.jpg?h=37b3f151&itok=ZXqUyodPMara Benjamin, the Guggenheim banner for 2024, and Baba Hillman
...ma Kohlmann.png?h=4c98b4dc&itok=YCUR0E4pPhoto on left is a portrait of Emma by Charlotte Kohlmann from 2020. The image on the right is the cover of Emma's recent book of watercolors.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
What Were You Made For?
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 26 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 What Were You Made For?
H1 Burning Questions. Bold Solutions.
H1 Hampshire Changemakers
H1 A Place to be Fully Known
H1 Latest News and Events
H1 Covid-19 Information
H2 Revolutionizing Education. Reimagining the Future.
H2 7th
H2 1 of 4
H2 #8
H2 Nondiscrimination Statement
H3 Student Luka Eriksen S23 Co-teaches Interdisciplinary Class in Environments and Change Learning Collaborative
H3 Literature Student Henry Cors F23 Takes On Goal of Reading a Book from Every Country
H3 Transfer Student Leo Giannini 23S Explores the Intersection of Biochemistry and Art
H3 Lupita Nyong'o 03F
H3 Jon Krakauer 72F
H3 Ian Spalter 94F
H3 Rhys Ernst 01S
H3 President Wingenbach On Standardized Testing and Inequality
H3 2024 Guggenheim Fellowships Awarded To Hampshire Alum and Faculty Emerita
H3 Alum Emma Kohlmann 07F’s Debut Book Catalogs a Decade of Watercolor Works
H3 Hampshire named 7th Most Innovative School among liberal arts colleges
H3 One in four Hampshire alums starts their own business or organization
H3 Hampshire Ranks #8 Among Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Massachusetts
H6 Connect With Us
H6 Visit Us
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.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
There are 17 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.hampshire.edu/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.hampshire.edu/alumniAlumni
/admissions/apply-hampshireApply
https://securelb.imodules.com/...External Subdomain Give
https://explore.hampshire.edu/...External Subdomain Request Info
/admissions/visit-hampshireVisit
https://www.hampshire.edu/Hampshire College
IMG-ALT Home
A-TITLE Home
https://www.hampshire.edu/alumniText duplicate Alumni
/admissions/apply-hampshireText duplicate Apply
https://securelb.imodules.com/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Give
https://explore.hampshire.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
/admissions/visit-hampshireText duplicate Visit
/hampshire-experienceThe Hampshire Experience
/hampshire-experienceText duplicate The Hampshire Experience
/hampshire-experience/why-hamp...Why Hampshire?
/hampshire-experience/success-...Success after Hampshire
/student-lifeHampshire Student Life
/hampshire-experience/transfor...Transforming Education
/hampshire-experience/sustaina...Sustainable Hampshire
/notable-alumniNotable Alumni: Changemakers
/hampshire-experience/mission-...Mission and Vision
/hampshire-experience/visit-usVisit Us
/hampshire-experience/hampshir...Hampshire at a Glance
/admissionsAdmissions
/admissionsText duplicate Admissions
/admissions/create-your-own-ed...Create Your Own Education
/admissions/apply-hampshireApplication Information
/admissions/visit-hampshireVisit Hampshire
/offices/financial-services/fi...Financial Aid & Tuition
/admissions/admissions-officeAdmissions Office
/admissions/parents-and-familiesFor Parents
/admissions/counselorsFor Counselors
/admissions/our-commitment-div...Commitment to Diversity
https://explore.hampshire.edu/...External Subdomain Request Information
/admissions/admitted-studentsAdmitted Students
/admissions/viewbookViewbook
/academicsAcademics
/academicsText duplicate Academics
/academics/how-you-studyHow You Study
/academics/our-academic-program-0Our Academic Program
/academics/areas-of-studyAreas of Study
/academics/hampshire-coursesCourses & Course Websites
/academics/facultyFaculty
/academics/advising-and-academ...Advising & Academic Resources
https://www.hampshire.edu/libraryLibrary
/academics/centers-and-programsCenters & Programs
/academics/global-education-of...International Programs
/academics/five-college-consor...The Five College Consortium
/student-lifeStudent Life
/student-lifeText duplicate Student Life
/student-life/room-growRoom to Grow
/student-life/new-and-transfer...New Students
/student-life/student-groups-a...Student Groups & Activities
/student-life/campus-dining-se...Dining Services
/student-life/residence-life-a...Residence Life & Housing
/student-life/campus-resourcesCampus Resources
/student-life/centers-services...Centers, Services & Offices
/student-life/health-and-welln...Health and Wellness
/student-life/hampshire-colleg...Commencement
/visit-hampshire_Text duplicate Visit Hampshire
https://explore.hampshire.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
https://www.hampshire.edu/apply_Text duplicate Apply
/hampshire-experienceWhat is the Hampshire Experience?
/news?tags=162Subdomain Explore Student and Alum Projects
/news/student-co-teaches-inter...IMG-ALT Luka Eriksen demonstrating
/news/student-co-teaches-inter...Learn More
/news/literature-student-henry...IMG-ALT Henry Cors and a bunch of books
/news/literature-student-henry...Text duplicate Learn More
/news/transfer-student-leo-gia...IMG-ALT Metal horse sculpture
/news/transfer-student-leo-gia...Text duplicate Learn More
/notable-alumniMeet a few of our Alums
/notable-alumni/lupita-nyongo-03fIMG-ALT Lupita Nyong'o
/notable-alumni/lupita-nyongo-03fText duplicate Learn More
/notable-alumni/jon-krakauer-72fIMG-ALT Jon Krakauer
/notable-alumni/jon-krakauer-72fText duplicate Learn More
/notable-alumni/ian-spalter-94fIMG-ALT Hampshire College alum Ian Spalter
/notable-alumni/ian-spalter-94fText duplicate Learn More
/notable-alumni/rhys-ernst-01sIMG-ALT Rhys Ernst
/notable-alumni/rhys-ernst-01sText duplicate Learn More
/admissions/visit-hampshireSubdomain Text duplicate Visit Us
https://www.hampshire.edu/newsBrowse all News Stories
/news/hampshire-president-wing...IMG-ALT Hampshire College President Ed Wingenbach and a standardized test
/news/hampshire-president-wing...Text duplicate Learn More
/news/2024-guggenheim-fellowsh...IMG-ALT Mara Benjamin, the Guggenheim banner for 2024, and Baba Hillman
/news/2024-guggenheim-fellowsh...Text duplicate Learn More
/news/hampshire-college-alum-e...IMG-ALT Photo on left is a portrait of Emma by Charlotte Kohlmann from 2020. The image on the right is the cover of Emma's recent book of watercolors.
/news/hampshire-college-alum-e...Text duplicate Learn More
https://www.usnews.com/best-co...External Subdomain 7th Hampshire named 7th Most Innovative School among liberal arts colleges U.S. News & World Report
/news/hampshire-sixth-forbes-l...1 of 4 One in four Hampshire alums starts their own business or organization Forbes Magazine
https://academicinfluence.com/...External #8 Hampshire Ranks #8 Among Best Liberal Arts Colleges in Massachusetts Academic Influence
/covid-19-informationSubdomain Trivial anchor text
Read more
https://explore.hampshire.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Request Info
/admissions/apply-hampshireText duplicate Apply
https://securelb.imodules.com/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Give
/admissions/visit-hampshireText duplicate Visit
http://www.facebook.com/hampsh...External Subdomain Facebook
https://instagram.com/hampshir...External Instagram
http://www.youtube.com/user/ha...External Subdomain YouTube
https://www.tiktok.com/@hampsh...External Subdomain TikTok
https://www.hampshire.edu/newsNews & Events
/faculty-and-staffFaculty & Staff
https://directory.hampshire.edu/External Subdomain Directory
https://intranet.hampshire.edu...External Subdomain Academic Calendar
https://www.hampshire.edu/alumniText duplicate Alumni
/services-facilities-and-confe...Facilities & Conference Spaces
https://jobs.hampshire.edu/External Subdomain Employment
/consumer-information-and-scho...Consumer Information
https://www.hampshire.edu/libraryText duplicate Library
https://www.hampshire.edu/officesOffices
/hampshire-college-digital-pri...Privacy Policy
https://www.hampshire.edu/Anchor A-TITLE Back to top

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.hampshire.edu/"
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)
The page response time of 0.55 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 page loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (102 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
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last-modifiedWed, 01 May 2024 19:39:08 GMT
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via1.1 varnish (Varnish/6.5)
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External factors

Blacklists
(Nice to have)
This website is rated as "Only for Adults".
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 4,656 referring domains.
This page has 390,620 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,347 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 4191 shares and comments on Facebook.

Robots.txt

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# 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: *
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /core/*.css$
Allow: /core/*.css?
Allow: /core/*.js$
Allow: /core/*.js?
Allow: /core/*.gif
Allow: /core/*.jpg
Allow: /core/*.jpeg
Allow: /core/*.png
Allow: /core/*.svg
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: /profiles/*.svg
# Directories
Disallow: /core/
Disallow: /profiles/
# Files
Disallow: /README.txt
Disallow: /web.config
# 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: /media/oembed
Disallow: /*/media/oembed
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /index.php/admin/
Disallow: /index.php/comment/reply/
Disallow: /index.php/filter/tips
Disallow: /index.php/node/add/
Disallow: /index.php/search/
Disallow: /index.php/user/password
Disallow: /index.php/user/register
Disallow: /index.php/user/login
Disallow: /index.php/user/logout
Disallow: /index.php/media/oembed
Disallow: /index.php/*/media/oembed

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Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Hampshire72%Check
Hampshire College65%Check
College56%Check
Hampshire Experience54%Check
Made50%Check
or local48%Check
Alum46%Check
Book44%Check
Student43%Check
liberal arts colleges43%Check

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