Calstatela.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
69% 
Page structure
41% 
Link structure
67% 
Server
57% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.93 s
File size
89.30 kB
Words
758
Media files
28
Number of links
72 internal / 37 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Cal State LA | We Are LA
The length of the page title is perfect. (227 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.calstatela.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
keywordsCal State LA, CSULA, CSU Los Angeles
generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
MobileOptimizedwidth
HandheldFriendlytrue
viewportwidth=device-width
google-site-verificationuuO9eeBk6RpDX_tq1ovZQWnKzTbk0m6C3lxnHWW1gtg
langen
og:site_nameCal State LA
og:typewebsite
og:urlhttps://www.calstatela.edu/
og:titleCal State LA
og:descriptionWe Are LA
cleartypeon
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 758 words. That's ok.
22% 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.
11 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 14.45 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 11 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 15 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
2 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)
At least one javascript file was found, which is not integrated via HTTPS.
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
...ity, Los Angeles/calstatela_wordmark.svgCal State LA Home
...ersity, Los Angeles/calstatela_badge.svgCal State LA Home
...Los Angeles/Homepage/homepage-mobile.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ps/Public Affairs/campus-aerial-view.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/sites/default/files/hero_logo.pngWe are LA
...ersity, Los Angeles/convocation-2020.pngConvocation 2020
...les/Homepage/cal-state-la-pathtograd.jpgtwo graduates in caps and gowns
.../Homepage/cal-state-la-two-dancers_1.jpgTwo dancers
...geles/Homepage/cal-state-la-iservela.jpgcrowd of people with volunteer on back of shirts
... Los Angeles/Homepage/success-logo_0.pngstudent success
...fighters-featured-news.jpg?itok=xo6Omc_NFirefighters battle blaze
...s/Homepage/firefighter-featured-news.jpgFirefighters battle blaze
...od-pantry-homepagenews.jpg?itok=f0O2WU8TStaff member carries out bag of groceries
...c-action-homepage-news.jpg?itok=5CzTTFQLScreenshot of Zoom swearing-in ceremony
.../calstatela_betye-saar.jpg?itok=HO3PBCgZFramed artwork by Betye Saar
...eddie-the-golden-eagle.jpg?itok=IwBrTGIREddie the Golden Eagle
... Affairs/basic-needs_1.jpg?itok=drpwxl95Smiling student in food pantry
...aker-series-wellbeingu.jpg?itok=SGi_LiMIFather Boyle speaking
..._opa_riggio_2019_v1-01.jpg?itok=0tORpF0wHeidi Riggio
...ider_downtown_nz_v1-01.jpg?itok=JlZbRcwRCal State LA Downtown L.A. campus
...cal-state-la-luckman_0.jpg?itok=wSPFyy-VDancers perform onstage
...airs/eddie_walkway.004.jpg?itok=F6HdAwmEEddie high fiving student on Main Walkway
...ublic Affairs/img_1601.jpg?itok=8huGmc94Afternoon view of Career Center
...nstagram_post-baseball.jpg?itok=IHJ7FjITBaseball player with bat and helmet silhouette
...ent/instagram/img_0316.jpg?itok=Z6Jjs7N8Spring tree with pink flowers
...University, Los Angeles/wearela_logo.svgThe Campaign for Cal State LA
...s Angeles/calstatela_horizontal_hero.svgCal State LA Home

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Homepage
The H1 heading contains the words Homepage! Use important keywords instead.
The H1 heading consists of only one word. There should be more information given.
The H1 heading is too short (8 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Homepage
H2 Google Search
H2 Path to graduation
H2 Majors and programs
H2 I Serve LA
H2 UNIVERSITY NEWS
H2 Fall 2020
H2 Basic Needs
H2 WellBeingU
H2 Upcoming Events
H2 EXPLORE
H2 UNIVERSITY INFORMATION
H2 STAY CONNECTED
H3 Cal State LA students serve as firefighters, battling California wildfires
H3 Cal State LA Food Pantry supports students with free curbside grocery service
H3 Cal State LA students sworn in to Gov. Newsom's Civic Action Fellowship program
H3 Cal State LA exhibition highlights renowned L.A. artist Betye Saar
H3 Fall 2020 Duplicate text
H3 Food and Housing Security
H3 Rev. Gregory J. Boyle
H3 Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Faculty Talk Series
H3 L.E.A.P: Advance Together
H3 Trans Men of Color Discussion
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 4 links with a trivial 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 too many external links (37) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.calstatela.edu/Anchor Jump to navigation
https://www.calstatela.edu/Anchor Skip to content
https://www.calstatela.edu/
IMG-ALT Cal State LA Home
/studentsStudents
/faculty-staffFaculty & Staff
https://www.calstatela.edu/alumniAlumni
http://my.calstatela.edu/New window External Subdomain MyCalStateLA
http://directory.calstatela.edu/External Subdomain Directory
/libraryLibrary
https://campaign.calstatela.ed...External Subdomain GIVE NOW
https://www.calstatela.edu/aboutAbout
/academicsAcademics
/admissions-aidAdmissions & Aid
/student-successStudent Success
/campus-lifeCampus Life
/public-goodPublic Good
https://lagoldeneagles.com/External Athletics
https://campaign.calstatela.edu/External Subdomain Campaign
/academicresources/academic-ca...Academic Calendar
/commencementCommencement
/univ/mapsCampus Map
A-TITLE Store locator map using Google Store Location Library
/presidentOffice of the President
https://www.calstatela.edu/brandCal State LA Brand
https://www.facebook.com/CalSt...New window External Cal State LA on Facebook
https://twitter.com/calstatelaNew window External Cal State LA on Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/cals...New window External Cal State LA on Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...New window External Cal State LA on LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/c...New window External Cal State LA on YouTube
https://www.calstatela.edu/aboutText duplicate About
/academicsText duplicate Academics
/admissions-aidText duplicate Admissions & Aid
/student-successText duplicate Student Success
/campus-lifeText duplicate Campus Life
/public-goodText duplicate Public Good
https://lagoldeneagles.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
https://campaign.calstatela.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Campaign
/healthwatchHealth Watch
https://www.calstatela.edu/IMG-ALT Cal State LA Home
/main/voteVoting Information
https://calstatela.zoom.us/j/9...External Subdomain View Convocation Online
/advisingSpeak with an advisor
http://ecatalog.calstatela.edu...New window External Subdomain Explore
/engagement/iservelaVolunteer
/advisingPLAN TODAY
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...Trivial anchor text
READ MORE
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...IMG-ALT Staff member carries out bag of groceries
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
READ MORE
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...IMG-ALT Screenshot of Zoom swearing-in ceremony
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
READ MORE
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...IMG-ALT Framed artwork by Betye Saar
/univ/ppa/publicat/cal-state-l...Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
READ MORE
/univ/ppa/journalist/index.phpVISIT THE NEWSROOM
/fall2020Fall 2020
/deanofstudents/basic-needsGet Support
http://calstatela.edu/mindmattersLearn about WellBeingU
/event/wellbeingu-speaker-seri...Details
/event/womens-gender-and-sexua...Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Faculty Talk Series October 19, 2020 Zoom 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
/event/leap-advance-togetherL.E.A.P: Advance Together October 19, 2020 Virtual 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
/event/trans-men-color-discussionTrans Men of Color Discussion October 20, 2020 Zoom 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
/univ/calendar/index.htmVIEW ALL EVENTS
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External OPA
https://www.calstatela.edu/dtlaDTLA
http://www.luckmanarts.org/New window External LUCKMAN
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External No Text
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External IMG-ALT Heidi Riggio
https://www.calstatela.edu/dtlaNo Text
https://www.calstatela.edu/dtlaIMG-ALT Cal State LA Downtown L.A. campus
http://www.luckmanarts.org/External No Text
http://www.luckmanarts.org/New window External IMG-ALT Dancers perform onstage
/healthwatchCoronavirus Information
/immigrationImmigration Issues and Resources
https://labiospace.calstatela....External Subdomain Cal State LA BioSpace
https://www.facebook.com/CalSt...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Facebook
https://twitter.com/calstatelaNew window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/cals...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/c...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on YouTube
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bm...New window External IMG-ALT Eddie high fiving student on Main Walkway
https://www.instagram.com/p/B0...New window External IMG-ALT Afternoon view of Career Center
https://www.instagram.com/lago...New window External IMG-ALT Baseball player with bat and helmet silhouette
https://www.instagram.com/p/Bs...New window External IMG-ALT Spring tree with pink flowers
https://campaign.calstatela.edu/External Subdomain IMG-ALT The Campaign for Cal State LA
/contact-usContact Us
/univ/ppa/journalist/index.phpMedia
/univ/ppa/publicat/socialMedia...Social Media Hub
/giving/waystogiveWays to Give
/univ/mapsText duplicate Campus Map
A-TITLE Store locator map using Google Store Location Library
https://www.calstatela.edu/policeCampus Safety
/careteamCARE Team
/dining-on-campus/hours-servicesDining on Campus
/hrm/employment-opportunitiesJobs
/WellBeingUWellBeingU
/parkingParking & Transportation
/studenthealthcenterStudent Health Center
/accessibility/accessibility-s...Accessibility
https://www.calstatela.edu/wscucAccreditation
/sites/default/files/groups/De...New window Annual Security Report
/sites/default/files/groups/De...New window Campus Safety Plan
https://www2.calstate.edu/External Subdomain CSU System
/pluginsFile Viewers
/privacyPrivacy
/hrm/oedi-title-ixTitle IX
https://www.calstatela.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT Cal State LA Home
https://www.facebook.com/CalSt...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Facebook
https://twitter.com/calstatelaNew window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/cals...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/c...New window External Text duplicate Cal State LA on YouTube
https://www.calstatela.edu/Anchor Back to top

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.calstatela.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 0.93 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 11 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (89 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 19 Oct 2020 04:59:55 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
set-cookie157 Characters
age5394
cache-controlpublic, max-age=21600
content-languageen
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
last-modifiedMon, 19 Oct 2020 03:04:51 GMT
link<https://www.calstatela.edu/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.calstatela.edu/>; rel="shortlink"
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
viavarnish
x-ah-environmentprod
x-cacheHIT
x-cache-hits413
x-drupal-cacheHIT
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
x-request-idv-5e7e5438-11bb-11eb-8313-fb8aa478836e
x-ua-compatibleIE=Edge,chrome=1
cf-cache-statusDYNAMIC
cf-request-id05e0d383d60000634d0004f000000001
expect-ctmax-age=604800, report-uri="https://report-uri.cloudflare.com/cdn-cgi/beacon/expect-ct"
strict-transport-securitymax-age=31536000
servercloudflare
cf-ray5e47eeb2eae5634d-FRA
content-encodinggzip
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/2

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 11,126 referring domains.
This website has 1,157,307 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 9,248 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: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
Disallow: /flag/
Disallow: /temp/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /demo/
Disallow: /ecst/itc-zoom-helpdesk
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /group/
Disallow: /hrm/PageUp
Disallow: /mind-matters-garden
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search
Disallow: /temp/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
Disallow: /its/services/infrastructure/teclist.htm
Disallow: /giving/secured/class-1990-1992-25th-reunion
Disallow: /giving/secured/class-1966-50th-reunion
Disallow: /academic/ccoe/dean
Disallow: /alumni/secured/internal-payment-portal
Disallow: /sites/default/files/academic/al/documents/Request%20to%20Late%20Add.pdf
Disallow: /univ/ppa/publicat/message-facilities-upgrades
Disallow: /videos/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/
Sitemap: https://www.calstatela.edu/sitemap.xml

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.calstatela.edu
Cal State LA | We Are LA

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
State70%Check
Cal70%Check
Cal State LA70%Check
Cal State70%Check
Cal State LA Food64%Check
Cal State LA students63%Check
State LA Food Pantry58%Check
State University57%Check
California State56%Check
California State University52%Check

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