Ryerson.ca - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
41% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
90% 
Server
86% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.24 s
File size
32.50 kB
Words
165
Media files
2
Number of links
51 internal / 8 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Ryerson University Home - Ryerson University
There are word repetitions in the page title.
The length of the page title is perfect. (418 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
Meta description
(Critically important)
Ryerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation.
The meta description is too long: 1318 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
No canonical link is specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Canada
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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
descriptionRyerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation.
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p:domain_verifyf6d3d6a9b5967912e5ac7af547eb89db
google-site-verificationhFoSJefbbE-j3tER-L9W1IaY7P2Nz6uAo8n4QEErE5g
langen
twitter:cardsummary_large_image
twitter:urlEmpty
twitter:site@RyersonU
twitter:titleRyerson University Home
twitter:descriptionRyerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation.
twitter:imagehttps://www.ryerson.ca/content/dam/news-events/news/2017/03/ryerson-quad-lto.jpg
og:typewebsite
og:site_nameRyerson University
og:urlhttps://www.ryerson.ca/index/
og:titleRyerson University Home
og:descriptionRyerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation.
og:imagehttps://www.ryerson.ca/content/dam/news-events/news/2017/03/ryerson-quad-lto.jpg
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
charsetUTF-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 165 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
No paragraphs were detected.
14.5% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 6 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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
...b-site/resources/images/ryerson_logo.svgRyerson UniversityRyerson University
...homepage-pma/2019/nba-trophy-ryerson.jpgNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Ryerson University Home
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Ryerson University Home
H2 Future Students
H2 News
H2 Events
H2 Explore More
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 8 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.ryerson.ca/Anchor Skip to Main Content
https://www.ryerson.ca/IMG-ALT Ryerson University
/future-students/Future Students
/current-students/Current Students
/faculty-staff/Faculty and Staff
/teachers-counsellors/Teachers and Counsellors
https://www.ryerson.ca/alumni/Alumni
https://www.ryerson.ca/media/Media
https://www.ryerson.ca/giving/Donors
/future-students/Text duplicate Future Students
/current-students/Text duplicate Current Students
/faculty-staff/Text duplicate Faculty and Staff
/teachers-counsellors/Text duplicate Teachers and Counsellors
https://www.ryerson.ca/alumni/Text duplicate Alumni
https://www.ryerson.ca/media/Text duplicate Media
https://www.ryerson.ca/giving/Text duplicate Donors
https://www.ryerson.ca/about/About
https://www.ryerson.ca/programs/Programs
/admissions/Admissions
/campus-life/Campus Life
https://www.ryerson.ca/research/Research & Innovation
/admissions/Apply
/admissions/visits-tours/Visit
https://www.ryerson.ca/giving/Give
http://my.ryerson.ca/External Subdomain my.ryerson
https://www.ryerson.ca/about/Text duplicate About
https://www.ryerson.ca/programs/Text duplicate Programs
/admissions/Text duplicate Admissions
/campus-life/Text duplicate Campus Life
https://www.ryerson.ca/research/Text duplicate Research & Innovation
/tedrogersschool/news-events/2...Toronto Raptors' championship trophy makes a stop at Ryerson
/tedrogersschool/news-events/2...Find out more
/programs/undergraduate/Undergraduate Programs
/graduate/programs/Graduate Programs
/admissions/undergraduate/inte...International Applicants
https://continuing.ryerson.ca/External Subdomain Continuing Education
/content/ryerson/news-events.htmlMore News
/content/ryerson/news-events/e...More Events
/programs/undergraduate/Foundation Programs for International Students
/admissions/visits-tours/virtual/Virtual Tour
https://www.ryerson.ca/sfa/Financial Assistance
/admissions/scholarships-awards/Scholarships & Awards
https://www.ryerson.ca/career/Career and Co-op Centre
https://www.ryerson.ca/housing/Housing & Residence
http://library.ryerson.ca/External Subdomain Library
https://www.ryerson.ca/contact/Directory
https://www.ryerson.ca/Anchor A-TITLE Expand/Hide Footer
https://www.ryerson.ca/contact/Text duplicate Directory
https://www.ryerson.ca/maps/Maps and Directions
https://www.facebook.com/ryersonuNew window External Facebook, opens new window
https://www.instagram.com/ryer...New window External Instagram, opens new window
https://twitter.com/RyersonUNew window External Twitter, opens new window
https://www.youtube.com/Ryerso...New window External YouTube, opens new window
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External LinkedIn, opens new window
https://www.ryerson.ca/jobs/Careers
https://www.ryerson.ca/media/Media Room
https://www.ryerson.ca/privacy/Privacy Policy
/accessibility/Accessibility
/terms-conditions/Terms & Conditions

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.ryerson.ca/"
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 (1.24 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 only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (33 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateWed, 13 Nov 2019 17:30:30 GMT
accept-rangesnone
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
cache-controlmax-age=300
expiresWed, 13 Nov 2019 17:35:30 GMT
content-length6585
connectionclose
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
strict-transport-securitymax-age=0; includeSubDomains
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 18,506 referring domains.
This website has 1,317,874 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 13,602 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

# /robots.txt file for http://ryerson.ca/
# mail webmaster@ryerson.ca
User-agent: *
Disallow: /emergency.html
Disallow: /content/ryerson/about/vpadministration/footer.html
Disallow: /content/ryerson/about/vpadministration/customFooter.html
Disallow: */header.html
Disallow: */left.html
Disallow: */right.html
Disallow: */footer.html
Disallow: */inheritedContent
Disallow: */jcr:content*/$
Disallow: /comrel
Disallow: /calendar/2006-2007*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2006-2007*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2006-2007*
Disallow: /calendar/2007-2008*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2007-2008*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2007-2008*
Disallow: /calendar/2008-2009*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2008-2009*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2008-2009*
Disallow: /calendar/2009-2010*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2009-2010*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2009-2010*
Disallow: /calendar/2010-2011*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2010-2011*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2010-2011*
Disallow: /calendar/2011-2012*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2011-2012*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2011-2012*
Disallow: /calendar/2012-2013*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2012-2013*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2012-2013*
Disallow: /calendar/2013-2014*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2013-2014*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2013-2014*
Disallow: /calendar/2014-2015*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2014-2015*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2014-2015*
Disallow: /calendar/2015-2016*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2015-2016*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2015-2016*
Disallow: /calendar/2016-2017*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2016-2017*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2016-2017*
Disallow: /calendar/2017-2018*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2017-2018*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2017-2018*
Disallow: /calendar/2018-2019*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2018-2019*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2018-2019*
Disallow: /calendar/2019-2020*
Disallow: /content/dam/calendar/2019-2020*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/calendar/2019-2020*
Disallow: /hr-kiosk*
Disallow: /content/dam/hr-kiosk*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/hr-kiosk*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/ofu/*
Disallow: /content/dam/ofu/*
Disallow: /ofu/*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/myryersonrss*
Disallow: /myryersonrss*
Disallow: /content/dam/dputesting
Disallow: /content/ryerson/dputesting
Disallow: /dputesting
Disallow: /content/dam/email-images*
Disallow: /email-images*
Disallow: /content/dam/1dpu*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/1dpu*
Disallow: /1dpu*
Disallow: /content/dam/releaseTest*
Disallow: /content/ryerson/releaseTest*
Disallow: /releaseTest*
Disallow: /facilities-management-development/environmental-health-safety/annual-report-archive*

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
0

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

Search preview

www.ryerson.ca
Ryerson University Home - Ryerson University
Ryerson University is at the intersection of mind and action. What our students learn in the classroom is enhanced by real-world knowledge and experience. We champion diversity, entrepreneurship and innovation.

Most important keywords

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ryerson95%Check
Ryerson University86%Check
Students40%Check

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