Buffalo.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
76% 
Page structure
100% 
Link structure
88% 
Server
75% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
5.86 s
File size
315.00 kB
Words
1750
Media files
32
Number of links
83 internal / 26 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Welcome to the University at Buffalo - University at Buffalo
The title contains the word Welcome to! More content should be covered in the title.
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University at Buffalo is New York's No. 1 public university and No. 31 nationwide. UB is consistently recognized as one of the world's most exceptional, most affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and faculty around the globe.
There are more than one meta descriptions on the page. Only one is allowed.
The meta description is too long: 1535 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
http://www.buffalo.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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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descriptionThe University at Buffalo is New York's No. 1 public university and No. 31 nationwide. UB is consistently recognized as one of the world's most exceptional, most affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and faculty around the globe.
date2020-05-26
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DescriptionThe University at Buffalo is New York's No. 1 public university and No. 31 nationwide. UB is consistently recognized as one of the world's most exceptional, most affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and faculty around the globe.
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og:descriptionUB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our thinking, research, creative activity and people positively impact the world.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 1750 words. That's ok.
25.6% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
30 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 13.55 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 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width,initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The amount of tags is very high (73). We recommend using a maximum of 35 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)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
...r/clientlibs/resources/ub-logo-white.pngUniversity at Buffalo
...tent/dam/www/eub/site-images/ub-logo.pngUniversity at Buffalo, The State University of New York
...r/clientlibs/resources/ub-logo-white.pngUniversity at Buffalo
data:[...] Base64Alt
data:[...] Base64Barry Smith.
data:[...] Base64A UB student walking outside on North Campus.
data:[...] Base64Canadian Studies Professor Cecil Foster in his home office in Buffalo, NY .
data:[...] Base64A close-up of hands typing on a gaming keyboard.
data:[...] Base64Jerry Buchanan standing in front of his mail truck at the Campus Mail Center, UB North Campus.
...youtube.com/vi/kYrsd_M2fBg/mqdefault.jpgA retrospective on the Civil Rights Movement at UB
data:[...] Base64Barbara Bono with a student.
data:[...] Base64student working on mechanical device.
data:[...] Base64Hayes Hall at sunset.
data:[...] Base64fans cheering at a football game.
data:[...] Base64Davis Hall at night.
data:[...] Base64Buffalo as seen from Lake Erie.
data:[...] Base64Dante.
data:[...] Base64Jonathan.
data:[...] Base64Eileen.
data:[...] Base64Olivia.
data:[...] Base64Hadar Borden.
data:[...] Base64Leonard.
data:[...] Base64Matthew.
data:[...] Base64Xiuqian Mu.
data:[...] Base64Shimon.
data:[...] Base64Alexandra.
data:[...] Base64Leslie.
data:[...] Base64Map showing UB's location in the USA.
data:[...] Base64iOS Store.
data:[...] Base64GooglePlay Store.
...lientlibs/resources/ub-logo-two-line.pngUniversity at Buffalo The State University of New York
...tent/dam/www/campaign/Logos/campaign.pngBoldly Buffalo Logo

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
H2 Happening at #UBuffalo
H2 Points of Pride
H2 Get to know UB
H2 Your future starts here
H2 Schools and Colleges
H2 Find People and Departments
H2 Join Our UB Family
H2 Maps and Directions
H2 UB Social Media
H2 UB Mobile App
H3 On Twitter
H3 Upcoming events
H3 on youtube
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 (26) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://www.buffalo.edu/Anchor Skip to Content
http://www.buffalo.edu/IMG-ALT University at Buffalo
http://buffalo.edu/IMG-ALT University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
https://www.facebook.com/unive...External University at Buffalo Facebook
A-TITLE University at Buffalo Facebook
https://twitter.com/UBuffaloExternal University at Buffalo Twitter
A-TITLE University at Buffalo Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/univ...External University at Buffalo Instagram
A-TITLE University at Buffalo Instagram
http://giving.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain Support Us
/ub_admissions/apply-now.htmlApply Now
/home/ub_at_a_glance.htmlUB at a Glance
/home/ub_at_a_glance/world-cla...World-Class Reputation
/home/ub_at_a_glance/our-campu...Our Campuses
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...Global Reach
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...Learning with a Global Perspective
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...UB’s International Community
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...Study, Teaching and Research Abroad
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...Centers and Institutes for International Scholarship
/home/ub_at_a_glance/global_re...Strategic International Partners
/home/ub_at_a_glance/our_leade...Our Leadership
/academics.htmlAcademics
/academics/schools_and_college...Schools and Colleges
/academics/degree_programs.htmlDegree Programs
/home/research.htmlResearch
/home/research/changing_lives....Our Research Changes Lives
/research/research-centers.htmlA-Z List of Centers and Institutes
/home/research/undergraduate-r...Undergraduate Research Opportunities
/home/research/resources-for-r...Resources for Researchers
http://www.buffalo.edu/life.htmlLife at UB
/life/our-ub-traditions.htmlOur UB Traditions
/life/virtual-backgrounds.htmlVirtual Backgrounds
/ub_admissions.htmlAdmissions
/ub_admissions/apply-now.htmlText duplicate Apply Now
/prospective_students.htmlFuture Students
/students.htmlCurrent Students
/faculty_staff.htmlFaculty and Staff
/alumni.htmlAlumni
/home/visiting-ub.htmlVisitors
/community.htmlWNY Community
http://www.buffalo.edu/University at Buffalo The State University of New York
http://www.buffalo.edu/Text duplicate University at Buffalo
http://www.buffalo.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT University at Buffalo
/ub_admissions/apply-now.htmlApply
http://giving.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain Give
/coronavirus/bulletins/announc...Tripathi and Weber announce plans for Fall 2020
/news/ub-in-the-news.htmlUB IN THE NEWS
/news/ub-in-the-news.htmlText duplicate UB IN THE NEWS
/news/ub-in-the-news.htmlText duplicate UB IN THE NEWS
/news/ub-in-the-news.htmlText duplicate UB IN THE NEWS
/news/ub-in-the-news.htmlText duplicate UB IN THE NEWS
/home/story-repository.host.ht...Faculty Experts Why we need ontology to control the C-19 pandemic
IMG-ALT Barry Smith.
/home/story-repository.host.ht...UBuffalo Strong UB's plans for fall semester released
IMG-ALT A UB student walking outside on North Campus.
/home/story-repository.host.ht...Social Justice We need a ‘new morality,' says UB professor
IMG-ALT Canadian Studies Professor Cecil Foster in his home office in Buffalo, NY .
/home/story-repository.host.ht...UB Experience UB club team to compete in new esports conference
IMG-ALT A close-up of hands typing on a gaming keyboard.
/content/www/eub/story-reposit...IMG-ALT Jerry Buchanan standing in front of his mail truck at the Campus Mail Center, UB North Campus.
https://twitter.com/UBuffalo?r...External Tweets by UBuffalo
https://twitter.com/UBuffalo?r...External Text duplicate Tweets by UBuffalo
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...External IMG-ALT A retrospective on the Civil Rights Movement at UB
/home/ub_at_a_glance.htmlLearn More about UB
/home/ub_at_a_glance.htmlIMG-ALT Barbara Bono with a student.
/home/ub_at_a_glance.htmlText duplicate UB at a Glance
/academics/degree_programs.htmlIMG-ALT student working on mechanical device.
/academics/degree_programs.htmlFind Your Major
/home/ub_at_a_glance/world-cla...IMG-ALT Hayes Hall at sunset.
/home/ub_at_a_glance/world-cla...See How We Rank
http://www.buffalo.edu/life.htmlIMG-ALT fans cheering at a football game.
http://www.buffalo.edu/life.htmlYour Life at UB
/home/visiting-ub/CampusMaps/m...IMG-ALT Davis Hall at night.
/home/visiting-ub/CampusMaps/m...Explore UB
/home/ub_at_a_glance/the-buffa...IMG-ALT Buffalo as seen from Lake Erie.
/home/ub_at_a_glance/the-buffa...Buffalo Niagara
/academics/degree_programs.htmlExplore Programs
/home/visiting-ub.htmlVisit UB
/ub_admissions/apply-now.htmlText duplicate Apply
/home/contact-us.htmlContact Us
/academics/schools_and_college...Text duplicate Schools and Colleges
http://ap.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/13/20 Architecture and Planning
http://arts-sciences.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/15/20 Arts and Sciences
http://dental.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/5/20 Dental Medicine
http://ed.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/16/20 Education
http://engineering.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 5/15/20 Engineering and Applied Sciences
http://medicine.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/19/20 Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
http://www.law.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/11/20 Law
http://mgt.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/17/20 Management
http://nursing.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/16/20 Nursing
http://pharmacy.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/12/20 Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
http://sphhp.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 6/17/20 Public Health and Health Professions
https://www.roswellpark.org/ed...External Roswell Park Graduate Division
http://socialwork.buffalo.edu/External Subdomain 5/19/20 Social Work
http://www.buffalo.edu/directory/Directory
/home/ub_at_a_glance/a-z-index...5/12/20 A to Z Index
/ub_admissions/apply-now.html7/9/19 Apply Now
/home/careers-at-ub.html12/22/15 Careers at UB
/home/visiting-ub.htmlMaps and Directions
/home/visiting-ub/CampusMaps/m...IMG-ALT Map showing UB's location in the USA.
/home/ub-social-media.htmlUB Social Media
/home/ub-social-media/facebook...UB on Facebook
A-TITLE UB on Facebook
https://twitter.com/UBuffaloExternal UBuffalo
A-TITLE UBuffalo
/home/ub-social-media/linkedin...LinkedIn
A-TITLE LinkedIn
https://www.instagram.com/univ...External Instagram
A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...External Snapchat
A-TITLE Snapchat
/home/ub-social-media/you-tube...YouTube
A-TITLE YouTube
https://itunes.apple.com/us/ap...External Subdomain IMG-ALT iOS Store.
https://play.google.com/store/...External Subdomain IMG-ALT GooglePlay Store.
http://www.buffalo.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT University at Buffalo The State University of New York
/home/contact-us.htmlText duplicate Contact Us
http://www.buffalo.edu/Text duplicate University at Buffalo
/administrative-services/polic...Privacy
/access/about-us/contact-us.htmlAccessibility
/campaign.htmlIMG-ALT Boldly Buffalo Logo
/campaign.htmlThe Campaign for UB

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (5.86 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 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (315 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:13 GMT
serverApache/2.4.6 () Communique/4.3.3 OpenSSL/1.0.2k-fips
last-modifiedMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:18 GMT
etagW/"4ebf4-5a8a2d06d7624-gzip"
accept-rangesbytes
varyAccept-Encoding,User-Agent
content-encodinggzip
cache-controlmax-age=10
expiresMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:23 GMT
content-length48339
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
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 53,125 referring domains.
This website has 11,809,423 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 39,563 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: Twitterbot
Disallow: /content/demo/

User-agent: facebot
Disallow: /content/demo/

User-agent: facebookexternalhit
Disallow: /content/demo/

User-agent: *
Disallow: /content/demo/
Disallow: /content/shared/
Disallow: /content/www/accessibility-test/
Disallow: /content/dental/faculty/home.html

User-agent: bingbot
Disallow: /studentlife/get-involved/search.html

User-agent: *
Disallow: *CFC__target=*
Disallow: *tag=*

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
8,228

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

Search preview

www.buffalo.edu
Welcome to the University at Buffalo - University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo is New York's No. 1 public university and No. 31 nationwide. UB is consistently recognized as one of the world's most exceptional, most affordable universities, making it a top choice for students and faculty around the globe.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Buffalo91%Check
University at Buffalo83%Check
in Buffalo73%Check
University70%Check
at UB69%Check
New64%Check
York University63%Check
New York60%Check
in new59%Check
Buffalo Niagara59%Check

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