Bristol.ac.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
32% 
Page structure
50% 
Link structure
90% 
Server
92% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.32 s
File size
93.40 kB
Words
431
Media files
1
Number of links
90 internal / 13 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Homepage | University of Bristol
The length of the page title is perfect. (290 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Official university site with information on undergraduate and postgraduate courses, research, teaching, study and departments. Located in Bristol, in the South West of England.
The meta description is too long: 1087 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: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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 character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
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

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google-site-verificationvSTRnqQArTOyCSDtPH0GM5kZn7_dh_0a0X_uB7RXyiI
generatorGatsby 2.17.13
descriptionOfficial university site with information on undergraduate and postgraduate courses, research, teaching, study and departments. Located in Bristol, in the South West of England.
langen
x-ua-compatibleie=edge
cache-controlno-cache
expiresTue, 01 Jan 1980 1:00:00 GMT
pragmano-cache
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.
There are only 431 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
25.1% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
6 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 16.6 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, shrink-to-fit=no" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 9 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
...13568843.jpg?auto=compress,format&fm=jpgNo alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Tackling Coronavirus
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Tackling Coronavirus
H1 Find a course
H1 Open days and visits
H1 Get to know us
H1 Find your focus
H1 World-changing research
H2 Welcome to Bristol
H2 Where you belong
H2 Research with impact
H2 News
H4 Connect with us
H4 Information for
H4 Study at Bristol
H4 Research
H4 About the University
H4 Support the University
H4 Jobs
H4 A-Z of the University
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
3 links don't have an anchor text.
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.bristol.ac.uk/Home
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/Study at Bristol arrow-down
/university/About
/faculties/Schools & faculties
/research/Research
/business/Business & partnerships
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/News
/contacting-people/People & contacts
/students/Current students
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/staff/Current staff
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/alumni/Alumni
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/Anchor menu Menu
/students/coronavirusCoronavirus: latest advice
/research/impact/coronavirus/Tackling Coronavirus
/research/impact/coronavirus/No Text
https://www.workcast.com/regis...External Undergraduate open days
/study/postgraduate/visits-ope...Postgraduate live chats
/study/undergraduate/after-you...Current offer-holders
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/city/Welcome to Bristol
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/city/Text duplicate Welcome to Bristol
/students/Where you belong
/students/No Text
/research/impact/Research with impact
/research/impact/No Text
/news/2019/june/qs-rankings.htmlQS World University Rankings 2020
https://www.timeshighereducati...External Anchor Times Higher Education
/news/2020/january/graduate-ma...High Fliers Research
http://www.natgeotraveller.co....External National Geographic Traveller
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External Watch our film
/research/Explore our research
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/news/View all news
/connect/Connect with us
https://twitter.com/bristoluniExternal twitter
A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/brist...External facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
http://www.youtube.com/Univers...External youtube
A-TITLE YouTube
http://www.linkedin.com/edu/sc...External linkedin
A-TITLE LinkedIn
http://www.flickr.com/photos/b...External flickr2
A-TITLE Flickr
/students/new/New students
/students/Text duplicate Current students
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/staff/Text duplicate Current staff
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/Study at Bristol
/study/undergraduate/Undergraduate study
/study/postgraduate/Postgraduate study
/international/International students
/accommodation/Accommodation
/library/Library
http://www.bristolsu.org.uk/External Students' Union
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/sport/Sport, exercise and health
/research/Text duplicate Research
http://research-information.br...External Subdomain Find a researcher
/research/faculties.htmlFaculty research
/research/impact-stories/Impact of our research
/research/assessment/Research quality and assessment
/research/engagement.htmlEngaging with the public
/university/About the University
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/maps/Maps and travel
/university/visit/Tours and visits
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/events/Events
https://www.youtube.com/user/U...External The University on film
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/city/Explore the city of Bristol
/university/governance/univers...Board of Trustees
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/alumni/Support the University
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/alumni/Alumni and friends
/alumni/give-back/Donate
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/Jobs
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/jobs/Working at Bristol
/jobs/find/Job listings
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/A-Z of the University
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/0#
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/aA
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/bB
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/cC
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/dD
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/eE
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/fF
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/gG
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/hH
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/iI
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/jJ
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/kK
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/lL
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/mM
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/nN
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/oO
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/pP
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/qQ
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/rR
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/sS
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/tT
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/uU
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/vV
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/wW
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/xX
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/yY
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/index/zZ
/index/fullSee all
https://www.bristol.ac.uk/help/Help
/style-guides/web/policies/leg...Terms and conditions
/style-guides/web/policies/web...Accessibility statements
/style-guides/web/policies/leg...Privacy and cookie policy
/media-library/sites/secretary...Modern Slavery statement
/style-guides/web/policies/leg...© 2002-2020 University of Bristol
https://www.datocms.com/External Built with DatoCMS

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.bristol.ac.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 6 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.32 seconds.
This website does not require any CSS files.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (93 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:16 GMT
serverApache
varyHost,Accept-Encoding
accept-rangesbytes
expiresMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:16 GMT
content-encodinggzip
cache-controlmax-age=0, public, must-revalidate
content-length29038
content-typetext/html
set-cookie112 Characters
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 27,845 referring domains.
This website has 5,012,696 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 20,703 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

User-agent: *
Disallow: /cgi-bin/
Disallow: /comment
Disallow: /contact/
Disallow: /dev/
Disallow: /esu/unitprogcat/
Disallow: /eopro/
Disallow: /feedback/
Disallow: /fluff/
Disallow: /imagelib/
Disallow: /logs/
Disallow: /news/news-results.html
Disallow: /news/news-search.html?
Disallow: /news/2001/clearing.html
Disallow: /oenology
Disallow: /prospectus/postgraduate/2013/
Disallow: /prospectus/postgraduate/2014/
Disallow: /prospectus/undergraduate/2014/
Disallow: /slink/
Disallow: /sso/login
Disallow: /test/
Disallow: /webcam/sport/archive/
Disallow: /biology/people/person/
Disallow: /composites/media/ICCM17/
Disallow: /composites/media/icons/
Disallow: /composites/media/icshm/
Disallow: /Control_Panel/
Disallow: /Depts/CAS/
Disallow: /depts/CAS/
Disallow: /geography/people/person/
Disallow: /history/customs/resources/
Disallow: /history/customs/datasets/
Disallow: /is/cgi-bin/
Disallow: /is/comment
Disallow: /research/funding/salary_costing/
Disallow: /study/postgraduate/search/research_interests
Disallow: /study/postgraduate/search/search_results
Disallow: /study/undergraduate/search/search_results
Disallow: /media-library/sites/alspac/migrated/documents/
Disallow: /it-services/advice/operatingsystems/mac/archive
Disallow: /it-services/applications/collaboration/office/outlook/
# AFAIK only Googlebot understands these
Disallow: /*/comment$
Disallow: /*/comment?url
Disallow: /*/feedback$
Disallow: /*/news-results.html
Disallow: /*/news-search.html?
Disallow: /*/safe/

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.bristol.ac.uk
Homepage | University of Bristol
Official university site with information on undergraduate and postgraduate courses, research, teaching, study and departments. Located in Bristol, in the South West of England.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Bristol77%Check
University66%Check
at Bristol66%Check
Study at Bristol62%Check
Research54%Check
Coronavirus50%Check
Study50%Check
Information50%Check
undergraduate study48%Check
postgraduate study48%Check

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