Indiana.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
95% 
Page quality
86% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
70% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.45 s
File size
68.90 kB
Words
713
Media files
20
Number of links
81 internal / 51 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Indiana University Bloomington
The length of the page title is perfect. (280 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Students get the quintessential college experience at Indiana University Bloomington, one of America's leading research universities.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (816 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.indiana.edu/index.html
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
keywordsacademic, education, college, iu, indiana, university, bloomington
descriptionStudents get the quintessential college experience at Indiana University Bloomington, one of America's leading research universities.
apple-mobile-web-app-titleIndiana University Bloomington
msapplication-TileImagehttps://www.indiana.edu/images/iu-180x180.png
msapplication-TileColor#990000
langen-us
twitter:image:srchttps://www.indiana.edu/images/social-media-photos/twitter-social-media.jpg
twitter:titleIndiana University Bloomington
twitter:descriptionFounded in 1820, IU Bloomington is the flagship campus of IU's eight campuses and is known for innovation, creativity, and academic freedom.
twitter:site@IUBloomington
twitter:creator@IUBloomington
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
og:imagehttps://www.indiana.edu/images/social-media-photos/facebook-social-media.jpg
og:titleIndiana University Bloomington
og:descriptionFounded in 1820, IU Bloomington is the flagship campus of IU's eight campuses and is known for innovation, creativity, and academic freedom.
og:urlhttps://www.indiana.edu/index.html
og:site_nameIndiana University Bloomington
og:localeen_US
og:typewebsite
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 713 words. That's ok.
23.6% 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.
8 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 12.53 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 5 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" 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 14 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
10 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
...ets.iu.edu/brand/3.2.x/trident-large.pngNo alt attribute provided
assets.iu.edu/search/3.2.x/search.pngOpen Search
...assets.iu.edu/web/3.x/css/img/search.pngSearch
/images/home/hero_top-right.pngNo alt attribute provided
/images/home/hero_bottom-left.pngNo alt attribute provided
...es/home/marks/find-your-spark_mobile.svgFind your spark
...s/home/marks/find-your-spark_desktop.svgFind your spark
/images/home/student-experience.pngIU student wearing a face mask facing camera, framed in circle with red circle and dotted graphic design details
/images/home/mobile-app-blurb-ios.jpgDownload on the App Store
/images/home/mobile-app-blurb-android.jpgGet it on Google Play
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/lk0g8c7ull.jpgNo alt attribute provided
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/fdgzc8ylww.jpgNo alt attribute provided
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/bxz43c4eqt.jpgNo alt attribute provided
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/cp2zernm5j.jpgNo alt attribute provided
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/1b7kijtuye.jpgNo alt attribute provided
....news.iu.edu/dams/168x168/k9xo4uksye.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ights/2020/spotlight-we_are_iustrong.jpg"We Are #IUStrong" text on top of red background
...me/spotlights/2020/spotlight-funding.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...tlights/2020/spotlight-cybersecurity.jpgInternet globe, dots connected with lines, and lines of letters of code
...ets.iu.edu/brand/3.2.x/iu-sig-formal.svgIndiana University

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Indiana University Bloomington
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Indiana University Bloomington
H2 At Indiana University, you’re home
H2 We’re always in your corner. We’re #IUStrong.
H2 News
H2 Spotlighting IU Success
H2 24 sports, one team
H2 Show your stripes
H2 Indiana University Bloomington social media channels
H2 Contact, Address and Additional Links
H3 Staying #IUStrong
H3 Funding IU's future
H3 Powering cybersecurity
H3 Opportunity is waiting for you at IU
H3 Services
H3 Find
H3 Library
H3 Resources
H3 Email
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (51) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.indiana.edu/Anchor Skip to Content
https://www.indiana.edu/Anchor Skip to Main Navigation
https://www.indiana.edu/Anchor Skip to Search
https://www.indiana.edu/Indiana University Bloomington Indiana University Bloomington IU Bloomington
A-TITLE Indiana University Bloomington
https://www.indiana.edu/searchIMG-ALT Open Search
/about/index.htmlAbout
/about/history.htmlHistory
/about/ranking-statistics.htmlRankings & Campus Statistics
/about/mission.htmlMission & Strategic Planning
/about/leadership.htmlLeadership & Administration
/about/safety.htmlSafety & Emergency Information
/about/map.htmlVisit Campus
/about/transportation.htmlTransportation & Parking
/about/a-z-list.htmlA-Z List
/about/employment.htmlJobs at IU
/about/hire-iu-students.htmlHow to Hire IU Students
/admissions/index.htmlAdmissions
/admissions/apply.htmlHow to Apply
/admissions/cost-finances.htmlCost & Finances
/admissions/visit.htmlVisit IU & Bloomington
/academics/index.htmlAcademics
/academics/academic-experience...The Academic Experience
/academics/degrees-majors/inde...Degrees & Majors
/academics/degrees-majors/busi...Business
/academics/degrees-majors/heal...Health & Wellness
/academics/degrees-majors/info...Information Technology
/academics/degrees-majors/scie...Science & Engineering
/academics/degrees-majors/publ...Public Service
/academics/degrees-majors/arts...Arts & Culture
/academics/schools.htmlSchools
/academics/opportunities.htmlAcademic Opportunities
/academics/abroad.htmlStudy Abroad
/academics/online.htmlOnline Classes & Programs
/academics/classes-calendar.htmlSchedule of Classes & Academic Calendar
/academics/advising-support.htmlAcademic Advising & Support
/academics/libraries.htmlLibraries
/research/index.htmlResearch
/research/experiences.htmlResearch Experiences
/research/centers.htmlResearch Centers
/research/faculty-resources.htmlResearch Resources for Faculty
/hoosier-life/index.htmlHoosier Life
/hoosier-life/traditions.htmlTraditions & Spirit
/hoosier-life/student-organiza...Student Organizations
/hoosier-life/campus-recreatio...Recreational Sports
/hoosier-life/athletics.htmlAthletics
/hoosier-life/health-wellness....Health, Wellness & Safety
/hoosier-life/housing-dining.htmlHousing & Dining
/hoosier-life/visiting-bloomin...Visiting Bloomington
/hoosier-life/attractions.htmlAttractions & Things to Do
/hoosier-life/diversity-on-cam...Diversity on Campus
/future/index.htmlCareer Prep
/future/explore.htmlFind Your Passion
/future/experience.htmlGet Experience
/future/career.htmlDevelop Your Career
/future/network.htmlUse Your Network
/alumni-giving/index.htmlAlumni & Giving
/news-events/index.htmlNews & Events
https://www.indiana.edu/Home
/about/index.htmlText duplicate About
/admissions/index.htmlText duplicate Admissions
/academics/index.htmlText duplicate Academics
/research/index.htmlText duplicate Research
/hoosier-life/index.htmlText duplicate Hoosier Life
/future/index.htmlText duplicate Career Prep
/alumni-giving/index.htmlText duplicate Alumni & Giving
/news-events/index.htmlText duplicate News & Events
https://www.indiana.edu/searchIMG-ALT Search
https://one.iu.edu/task/iu/stu...New window External Chevron right Get started at Student Center
https://fall2020.iu.edu/academ...New window External Chevron right See the 2020-21 academic calendar
/academics/degrees-majors/inde...Discover degrees . Explore hundreds of degree programs and personalize your path.
/admissions/apply.htmlLearn how to apply. Get step-by-step support to submit your application for fall 2021.
https://admissions.indiana.edu...External Subdomain Visit virtually. Explore all of IU through webinars, videos, and our virtual tour.
/hoosier-life/index.htmlLearn about Hoosier Life
/guides/current-students.htmlView the COVID-19 student guide
https://fall2020.iu.edu/safe-o...External Learn about testing and how to stay safe
https://www.cdc.gov/coronaviru...External Get additional information from the CDC
/hoosier-life/diversity-on-cam...See how IU celebrates diversity
https://diversity.iu.edu/racia...External Stand for racial justice with IU
https://www.youtube.com/playli...External Watch 20 Questions with IU Culture Centers
https://apps.apple.com/app/app...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Download on the App Store
https://play.google.com/store/...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Get it on Google Play
https://mobile.iu.edu/External Explore IU Mobile’s features
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External Ostrom Workshop tackles space debris using namesake's Nobel-winning work
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External Households of color more likely to have utilities disconnected, not receive stimulus checks
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External President McRobbie to recommend removal of Jordan namings on IU Bloomington campus
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External IU to host virtual conference connecting rural communities and innovative resources
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External 'Art of the Character': Exhibition will celebrate Glenn Close costume collection
http://news.iu.edu/stories/202...External Students, departments making the most of Open Air Venues for live, outdoor events on campus
https://news.iu.edu/iu-bloomin...External View more news
/hoosier-life/student-organiza...Discover your options
/future/network.htmlLearn how they can help you
/academics/abroad.htmlExplore your opportunities
https://youtu.be/kXGNEZXWEpUExternal Watch the video
https://news.iu.edu/stories/20...External Discover the impact
https://news.iu.edu/stories/20...External Learn about the program
http://iuhoosiers.com/External Explore IU Athletics
https://www.indianauniversitys...External Shop the official IU store
https://admissions.indiana.edu...External Subdomain Visit campus virtually
/admissions/apply.htmlFind out how to apply
https://www.twitter.com/IUBloo...External Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/India...External Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/iubl...External Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/c/Indi...External YouTube
https://www.pinterest.com/indi...External Pinterest
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External LinkedIn
https://canvas.iu.edu/External Canvas
https://one.iu.edu/External One.IU
https://uits.iu.edu/askiuExternal AskIU
https://directory.iu.edu/External Directory
/social/index.htmlSocial Media
/about/a-z-list.htmlText duplicate A-Z List
https://studentcentral.indiana...External Subdomain Courses
https://map.iu.edu/iub/index.htmlExternal Campus Map
/disclosures/index.htmlRequired Disclosures
https://libraries.indiana.edu/External Subdomain IU Bloomington Libraries
http://iucat.iu.edu/External IUCAT
http://libraries.indiana.edu/r...External Subdomain OneSearch@IU
https://kb.iu.edu/External Knowledge Base
https://uits.iu.edu/External IT Services
/faculty-staff/index.htmlFaculty & Staff Resources
https://diversity.iu.edu/External Diversity
https://www.iu.edu/nondiscrimi...External Non-Discrimination Notice
https://protect.iu.edu/External Protect IU
https://imail.iu.edu/External Imail
https://google.iu.edu/External Gmail at IU
https://umail.iu.edu/External Umail
https://www.exchange.iu.edu/owa/External Outlook Web Access
https://www.iu.edu/External IMG-ALT Indiana University
https://accessibility.iu.edu/a...External Accessibility
A-TITLE Having trouble accessing this web page content? Please visit this page for assistance.
https://www.indiana.edu/privacyPrivacy Notice
https://www.iu.edu/copyright/i...External Copyright
https://www.iu.edu/External Text duplicate Indiana University

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.indiana.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.45 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 8 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 5 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (69 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
serverApache
varyAccept-Encoding
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
content-encodinggzip
strict-transport-securitymax-age=0
dateMon, 02 Nov 2020 01:38:03 GMT
access-control-allow-origin*
x-frame-optionsDENY
content-length13690
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/2

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 75,886 referring domains.
This website has 7,657,147 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 52,767 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

User-agent: *
Disallow: /_documentation/
Disallow: /_examples/
Disallow: /_feeds/
Disallow: /_home/
Disallow: /_includes/
Disallow: /_internal/
Disallow: /_php/
Disallow: /_shared-sections/
Disallow: /chunks/
Disallow: /error/
Disallow: /gwassets/
Disallow: /machform/
Disallow: /thank-you/
Sitemap: https://www.indiana.edu/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
8,571

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

Search preview

www.indiana.edu
Indiana University Bloomington
Students get the quintessential college experience at Indiana University Bloomington, one of America's leading research universities.

Most important keywords

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

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Indiana University Bloomington83%Check
University Bloomington78%Check
Bloomington77%Check
At Indiana University75%Check
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at IU50%Check
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