Uoguelph.ca - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
25% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
92% 
Server
29% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
2.67 s
File size
589.70 kB
Words
162
Media files
19
Number of links
5 internal / 13 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
The title tag is missing.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
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
Server location: United States of America
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
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, shrink-to-fit=no
generatorGatsby 5.11.0
theme-color#000000
x-ua-compatibleie=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 162 words on this page. Use at least 250 words to provide useful information.
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
27.8% of the text are stop words.
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 13.33 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is very large (589.7 kB).
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, shrink-to-fit=no" 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 6 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
9 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

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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
H2 Reach Your Full Potential
H2 University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada Duplicate text
H2 Our Latest News and Events
H2 Study Here
H2 How We Rank Among the World
H2 Our Three Campuses
H3 Undergraduate Programs
H3 Graduate Programs
H3 International
H3 Lifelong Learning
There are too few (5) internal links on this page.
Every linktext is unique.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 13 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.uoguelph.ca/Anchor Skip to main content
https://admission.uoguelph.ca/...External Subdomain Accept Your Offer
/president/mental-health-reportSubdomain U of G Releases Student Mental Health Report
/future-ready/Subdomain Get Future Ready
https://news.uoguelph.ca/2024/...External Subdomain U of G Update on International Student Cap
https://news.uoguelph.ca/2023/...External Subdomain New Funding Award Intended to Welcome International Students
https://admission.uoguelph.ca/...External Subdomain Undergraduate Programs
https://graduatestudies.uoguel...External Subdomain Graduate Programs
/study-in-canada/Subdomain International
https://opened.uoguelph.ca/External Subdomain Lifelong Learning
https://sustainabilitymag.com/...External QS Sustainability Rankings, 2023
https://education.macleans.ca/...External Subdomain Macleans, 2024
https://www.timeshighereducati...External Subdomain Times Higher Education, 2023
https://researchinfosource.com...External Infosource 2023
https://admission.uoguelph.ca/...External Subdomain Guelph Campus
https://www.ridgetownc.com/External Subdomain Ridgetown Campus
https://www.guelphhumber.ca/External Subdomain Guelph-Humber Campus
/improve-life/Subdomain Improve Life

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.uoguelph.ca/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (2.67 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 page loads 6 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is very large (590 kB).
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateWed, 15 May 2024 15:20:01 GMT
last-modifiedWed, 03 Apr 2024 15:35:59 GMT
etag"9369c-61532fab555c0"
accept-rangesbytes
content-length603804
content-security-policyframe-ancestors 'none'
x-frame-optionsDENY
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
set-cookie18 Characters
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

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 12,449 referring domains.
This page has 5,422,374 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 7,926 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 7430 shares and comments on Facebook.

Robots.txt

User-Agent:	*
sitemap:    https://uoguelph.ca/sitemap.xml
Disallow:	/cgi-bin
Disallow:	/president/provost-search
Disallow:	/president/vpr-search

Search preview

www.uoguelph.ca
No title provided

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Guelph70%Check
University61%Check
Canada56%Check
Ontario Canada55%Check
Life43%Check
Programs43%Check
Graduate43%Check
Top41%Check
Life Sciences41%Check
International40%Check

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