Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
83% 
Page structure
98% 
Link structure
87% 
Server
70% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.20 s
File size
31.40 kB
Words
629
Media files
7
Number of links
45 internal / 30 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Indiana University
The page title is too short. (162 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
One of America's leading research universities, Indiana University has campuses and medical centers located across Indiana. Our work improves lives. Our impact is global. Our vision is excellence.
The meta description is too long: 1222 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.iu.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
keywordsindiana university, iu
descriptionOne of America's leading research universities, Indiana University has campuses and medical centers located across Indiana. Our work improves lives. Our impact is global. Our vision is excellence.
langen-us
twitter:image:srchttps://www.iu.edu/images/home/index-socialmedia.jpg
twitter:titleIndiana University
twitter:descriptionA top public university, Indiana University has campuses statewide and hundreds of thousands of students, faculty, and alumni who improve the world.
twitter:site@IndianaUniv
twitter:creator@IndianaUniv
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
og:imagehttps://www.iu.edu/images/home/index-socialmedia.jpg
og:titleIndiana University
og:descriptionA top public university, Indiana University has campuses statewide and hundreds of thousands of students, faculty, and alumni who improve the world.
og:urlhttps://www.iu.edu/index.html
og:site_nameIndiana University
og:localeen_US
og:typewebsite
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 629 words. That's ok.
29.6% 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.
10 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 18.27 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 6 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 13 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.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Indiana 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 Indiana University
H2 Stay safe. Stay strong. Persevere.
H2 Support for current students
H2 Instructors and researchers
H2 Staff information
H2 Putting health first, for everyone
H2 Additional stories
H2 Spotlighting Success
H2 Indiana University social media channels
H2 Additional links and resources
H3 Not feeling well? Find out what to do.
H3 Conducting COVID-19 clinical trials
H3 Bringing the promise of an IU education to everyone
H3 IU campuses to open in fall with in-person and online instruction
H3 Indiana University provides free Wi-Fi access in response to COVID-19 crisis
H3 Transforming lives
H3 Creating change
H3 Focusing on the world
H3 Make your dream a reality 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 (30) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.iu.edu/Anchor Skip to Content
https://www.iu.edu/Anchor Skip to Main Navigation
https://www.iu.edu/Anchor Skip to Search
https://www.iu.edu/Indiana University Indiana University IU
A-TITLE Indiana University
https://www.iu.edu/searchIMG-ALT Open Search
/about/index.htmlAbout
/about/mission-vision.htmlMission & Vision
/about/leadership.htmlLeadership
/about/history.htmlHistory
/about/facts.htmlIU Facts
/campuses/index.htmlCampuses
/degrees-majors/index.htmlDegrees & Majors
https://www.iu.edu/why/index.htmlWhy IU
/alumni-giving/index.htmlAlumni & Giving
/news-events/index.htmlNews & Events
https://www.iu.edu/Home
/about/index.htmlText duplicate About
/campuses/index.htmlText duplicate Campuses
/degrees-majors/index.htmlText duplicate Degrees & Majors
https://www.iu.edu/why/index.htmlText duplicate Why IU
/alumni-giving/index.htmlText duplicate Alumni & Giving
/news-events/index.htmlText duplicate News & Events
https://www.iu.edu/searchIMG-ALT Search
https://fall2020.iu.edu/External Learn about fall 2020
/guides/current-students.htmlFind information for students
/guides/instructors.htmlFind information for faculty
/guides/staff.htmlFind information for staff
https://coronavirus.iu.edu/External Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to know
/emergency-assistance/index.htmlChevron right Learn more about emergency assistance
https://coronavirus.iu.edu/External Anchor Not feeling well? Find out what to do. If you are experiencing symptoms, isolate yourself and immediately seek medical attention. Use these resources to find...
https://research.impact.iu.edu...External Subdomain See more of IU’s COVID-19 research
/campuses/index.htmlDiscover our campuses
/campuses/index.htmlIU Bloomington
/campuses/index.htmlIUPUI
/campuses/index.htmlIUPUC
/campuses/index.htmlIU East
/campuses/index.htmlIU Fort Wayne
/campuses/index.htmlIU Kokomo
/campuses/index.htmlIU Northwest
/campuses/index.htmlIU South Bend
/campuses/index.htmlIU Southeast
/campuses/index.htmlIU Online
https://news.iu.edu/stories/20...External Trivial anchor text
Read more
https://news.iu.edu/stories/20...External Find the hot spots
https://news.iu.edu/stories/fe...External View graduate videos
https://research.impact.iu.edu/External Subdomain Discover research stories
https://news.iu.edu/stories/fe...External Explore global gateway stories
/degrees-majors/index.htmlExplore our degrees and majors
https://apply.iu.edu/External Learn how to apply
https://www.twitter.com/Indian...External Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/India...External Facebook
https://www.youtube.com/user/iuExternal YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External LinkedIn
https://uits.iu.edu/askiuExternal Have a question? AskIU
https://canvas.iu.edu/External Canvas
https://one.iu.edu/External One.IU
https://directory.iu.edu/External Directory
/social/index.htmlSocial Media
https://jobs.iu.edu/External Jobs at IU
/nondiscrimination/index.htmlNon-Discrimination Notice
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
https://protect.iu.edu/External Protect IU
https://diversity.iu.edu/External Diversity
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/External Outlook Web Access
https://www.iu.edu/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.iu.edu/privacyPrivacy Notice
/copyright/index.htmlCopyright
https://www.iu.edu/Text duplicate Indiana University

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.iu.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 (1.20 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 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 6 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (31 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
serverApache
varyAccept-Encoding
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
content-encodinggzip
strict-transport-securitymax-age=0
dateSat, 08 Aug 2020 07:44:51 GMT
access-control-allow-origin*
x-frame-optionsDENY
content-length7407
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 52,627 referring domains.
This website has 19,408,438 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 36,936 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: /test/
Sitemap: https://www.iu.edu/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,230

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

Search preview

www.iu.edu
Indiana University
One of America's leading research universities, Indiana University has campuses and medical centers located across Indiana. Our work improves lives. Our impact is global. Our vision is excellence.

Most important keywords

Seobility found the following keywords. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
University77%Check
Indiana University76%Check
Indiana University is65%Check
an IU62%Check
Global University57%Check
at IU47%Check
research42%Check
One42%Check
lives40%Check
Campuses40%Check

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