Albany.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
57% 
Page structure
62% 
Link structure
70% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.67 s
File size
65.00 kB
Words
508
Media files
25
Number of links
103 internal / 13 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University at Albany - State University of New York
The length of the page title is perfect. (451 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University at Albany is the premier public research university in New York's Capital Region and offers more than 17,000 students the expansive opportunities of a large university in an environment designed to foster individual success.
The meta description is too long: 1471 pixels from max. 1000 pixels.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.albany.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

NameValue
titleUniversity at Albany - State University of New York
descriptionThe University at Albany is the premier public research university in New York's Capital Region and offers more than 17,000 students the expansive opportunities of a large university in an environment designed to foster individual success.
GeneratorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
MobileOptimizedwidth
HandheldFriendlytrue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
google-site-verification3ylQoSVoRxIGuVYjoSQKrh9IKwhbNtsr7U9CzQV01vU
langen
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 508 words. That's ok.
20.3% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
6 paragraphs were found on this page.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 12.79 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 45 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 10 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
/sites/default/files/logo.pngHome
/sites/default/files/logo.pngHome
...ro_slide_/public/hero2.jpg?itok=vVHoqqxFScientific Research being conducted in a laboratory by a student and a professor
...mobile-banner-inspired-lab-w1200h800.jpgScientific Research being conducted in a laboratory by a student and a professor
/sites/default/files/welding-small.jpgStudent welding
...ner-lacrosse-w1900h900.jpg?itok=OPmk9rU_Lacrosse Player on the field
...les/mobile-banner-lacrosse-w1200h800.jpgLacrosse Player on the field
.../public/security-image.jpg?itok=U_4QPKUKStudent working in a computer lab.
.../default/files/security-image-mobile.jpgStudent working in a computer lab.
...public/science-library.jpg?itok=U6HINnqkStudents in the Science Library with a statue of Minerva
/sites/default/files/fountain-crop_0.jpgStudent walking toward the front of campus.
...s/default/files/inline-images/logo-2.pngThis is Our Time
/sites/default/files/book-1_1.pngIcon
/sites/default/files/book1%20(1)_0.pngIcon
/sites/default/files/book2%20(1)_1.pngIcon
/sites/default/files/book3%20(1)_0.pngIcon
...ic/2017-11/take-a-tour.jpg?itok=KrFY3izeStudents studying near a fountain
...12/research-at-ualbany.jpg?itok=-5wj3ulvStudents and professor working in a lab
...lic/2017-11/online-opt.jpg?itok=PMXklscNWoman and an instructor working together on the computer
...at-makes-ualbany-great.jpg?itok=gpMO2iplUAlbany campus at sunset
...bany E_Sports_IMG_4905.jpg?itok=jYqDSecemember of the esports team
...9_12_12 Halamek Lab_43.jpg?itok=3vSStcHoStudent working in Halamek Lab
..._xCITE-Lab_4T9A6285-X2.jpg?itok=2WwGCt6AStudents in the xCITE lab
/sites/default/files/logo_1.pngUniversity at Albany Logo

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
A REASON TO BE INSPIRED
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 A REASON TO BE INSPIRED
H1 A HOME FOR THE HUMANITIES AND THE ARTS
H1 Great Leaders. Great Champions. Great Danes.
H1 A UNIVERSITY ON THE MOVE
H1 This is Our Time
H2 Top Nav
H2 Main navigation
H2 Top Nav Duplicate text
H2 Main navigation Duplicate text
H2 Footer
H3 UAlbany Launches eSports Competitive Video Gaming Team
H3 Forensic Chemist Proposes Sweat Testing Strip as Breathalyzer Replacement
H3 A Look Inside the xCITE Laboratory
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 13 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.albany.edu/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.albany.edu/IMG-ALT Home
A-TITLE Home
https://www.albany.edu/myualbanyMYUALBANY
https://www.albany.edu/apply-nowAPPLY
https://www.alumni.albany.edu/...External Subdomain GIVE
/search-resultsSearch
/current-studentsCurrent Students
/faculty-and-staffFaculty & Staff
https://www.albany.edu/admissionsFuture/Prospective Students
/parents-and-vistorsParents & Visitors
http://www.alumni.albany.edu/External Subdomain Alumni
http://www.albany.edu/giving/Donors
A-TITLE University Development
/puerto-rico-usvi-admissions/Students from Puerto Rico/USVI
A-TITLE Students from Puerto Rico/USVI
/corporate-engagementCorporate, Nonprofit and Public-Sector Partners
/about-ualbanyAbout UAlbany
/international/International Education
https://www.albany.edu/academicsAcademics
http://library.albany.edu/External Subdomain Libraries
https://www.albany.edu/admissionsAdmissions
https://www.albany.edu/presidentOffice of the President
/publicengagement/Public Engagement
https://www.albany.edu/artsArts
/research-ualbanyResearch
/main/sports.shtmlAthletics
/schools-colleges-affiliationsSchools, Colleges & Affiliations
/student-lifeStudent Life
/studentservices/Financial Aid
/calendars-and-schedulesCalendars
A-TITLE What's going on and when
https://events.albany.edu/External Subdomain Events
http://www.albany.edu/admissions/Anchor Virtual Tour
http://www.albany.edu/map/Maps
/about/directories.phpPeople
https://www.albany.edu/a-z-indexA-Z index
https://www.albany.edu/pmtsParking & Transit
http://www.albany.edu/newsNews Center
http://www.albany.edu/its/IT Services
http://www.albany.edu/career/Career Services
/main/facebook.shtmlNew window Facebook
/main/twitter.shtmlNew window Twitter
/main/instagram.shtmlNew window Instagram
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...New window External Snapchat
/main/youtube.shtmlNew window Youtube
/main/linkedin.shtmlNew window LinkedIn
https://www.albany.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT Home
A-TITLE Home
https://www.albany.edu/myualbanyText duplicate MYUALBANY
https://www.albany.edu/apply-nowText duplicate APPLY
https://www.alumni.albany.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate GIVE
/current-studentsText duplicate Current Students
/faculty-and-staffText duplicate Faculty & Staff
https://www.albany.edu/admissionsText duplicate Future/Prospective Students
/parents-and-vistorsText duplicate Parents & Visitors
http://www.alumni.albany.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Alumni
http://www.albany.edu/giving/Text duplicate Donors
A-TITLE University Development
/puerto-rico-usvi-admissions/Text duplicate Students from Puerto Rico/USVI
A-TITLE Students from Puerto Rico/USVI
/corporate-engagementText duplicate Corporate, Nonprofit and Public-Sector Partners
/about-ualbanyText duplicate About UAlbany
/international/Text duplicate International Education
https://www.albany.edu/academicsText duplicate Academics
http://library.albany.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Libraries
https://www.albany.edu/admissionsText duplicate Admissions
https://www.albany.edu/presidentText duplicate Office of the President
/publicengagement/Text duplicate Public Engagement
https://www.albany.edu/artsText duplicate Arts
/research-ualbanyText duplicate Research
/main/sports.shtmlText duplicate Athletics
/schools-colleges-affiliationsText duplicate Schools, Colleges & Affiliations
/student-lifeText duplicate Student Life
/studentservices/Text duplicate Financial Aid
/calendars-and-schedulesText duplicate Calendars
A-TITLE What's going on and when
https://events.albany.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Events
http://www.albany.edu/admissions/Anchor Text duplicate Virtual Tour
http://www.albany.edu/map/Text duplicate Maps
/about/directories.phpText duplicate People
https://www.albany.edu/a-z-indexText duplicate A-Z index
https://www.albany.edu/pmtsText duplicate Parking & Transit
http://www.albany.edu/newsText duplicate News Center
http://www.albany.edu/its/Text duplicate IT Services
http://www.albany.edu/career/Text duplicate Career Services
/main/facebook.shtmlNew window Text duplicate Facebook
/main/twitter.shtmlNew window Text duplicate Twitter
/main/instagram.shtmlNew window Text duplicate Instagram
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...New window External Text duplicate Snapchat
/main/youtube.shtmlNew window Text duplicate Youtube
/main/linkedin.shtmlNew window Text duplicate LinkedIn
https://www.albany.edu/covid-19Information on the coronavirus (COVID-19) LEARN MORE
A-TITLE covid 19 update
http://albany.edu/thisisourtimeLearn More
/admissions-undergraduateIMG-ALT Icon
/admissions-undergraduateUNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS
/admissions-graduateText duplicate IMG-ALT Icon
/admissions-graduateGRADUATE ADMISSIONS
/admissions-transferText duplicate IMG-ALT Icon
/admissions-transferTRANSFER ADMISSIONS
/admissions-internationalText duplicate IMG-ALT Icon
/admissions-internationalINTERNATIONAL ADMISSIONS
/admissions/tour.phpTake a Campus Tour
/research-ualbanyResearch at UAlbany
/online-learningOnline Learning
https://www.albany.edu/programsVIEW ALL PROGRAMS
https://www.albany.edu/apply-nowApply Today
/admissions/tour.phpSchedule a Visit
https://www.albany.edu/newsView all news
/news/92534.phpUAlbany Launches eSports Competitive Video Gaming Team
/news/93001.phpForensic Chemist Proposes Sweat Testing Strip as Breathalyzer Replacement
/news/93134.phpA Look Inside the xCITE Laboratory
https://www.albany.edu/IMG-ALT University at Albany Logo
https://www.google.com/maps/pl...New window External 1400 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12222
https://wiki.albany.edu/displa...External Subdomain Accreditation
http://police.albany.edu/ASR.s...External Subdomain Campus Safety Report
/contact-ualbanyContact Us
/main/employment.shtmlJobs
/emergency/index.phpUAlbany Alert
/diversityandinclusion/Diversity and Inclusion
/strategicplan/Strategic Planning & Initiatives
http://www.albany.edu/gogreen/Sustainability
/equity-compliance/Title IX
/web-accessibilityWeb Accessibility

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.albany.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 of 0.67 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 website loads 55 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 45 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (65 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
accept-rangesbytes
age2988
cache-controlmax-age=10800, public
content-encodinggzip
content-languageen
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
dateTue, 31 Mar 2020 16:40:11 GMT
etag"1585669805"
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
last-modifiedTue, 31 Mar 2020 15:50:05 GMT
link<https://www.albany.edu/>; rel="shortlink", <https://www.albany.edu/>; rel="canonical"
link<https://www.albany.edu/home-page>; rel="revision"
servernginx
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
viavarnish
x-ah-environmentprod
x-cacheHIT
x-cache-hits450
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-drupal-cacheHIT
x-drupal-dynamic-cacheMISS
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 8 (https://www.drupal.org)
x-request-idv-54680d92-7367-11ea-8fff-17612207954b
x-ua-compatibleIE=edge
content-length14926
connectionkeep-alive
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

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 23,391 referring domains.
This website has 1,485,561 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 18,515 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

#
# robots.txt
#
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# 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/
# 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/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
5,095

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

Search preview

University at Albany - State University of New York
https://www.albany.edu/
The University at Albany is the premier public research university in New York's Capital Region and offers more than 17,000 students the expansive opportunities of a large university in an environment designed to foster individual success.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Albany78%Check
University at Albany69%Check
University61%Check
Research University50%Check
At UAlbany49%Check
New47%Check
Public Research University46%Check
New York38%Check
State University37%Check
Students37%Check

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