Daad.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
96% 
Page quality
76% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
47% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.16 s
File size
88.90 kB
Words
1626
Media files
39
Number of links
82 internal / 8 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
DAAD USA Home
The page title is too short. (163 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The DAAD homepage is your gateway to information about study, research and internships in Germany.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (639 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.daad.org/en/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Germany
The following language is defined by HTML: en
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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An URL is specified multiple times in alternate links.
The href language de, en is specified more than once in alternate links.
Other meta tags
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There is no rel next meta tag on this page.
There is no rel prev meta tag on this page.
Domain
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The domain is no subdomain.
The domain length is good.
The domain does not contain non-latin characters.
Page URL
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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
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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
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The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are 2 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: German universities, as is the case all over the world, have broad net...
This page contains 1626 words. That's ok.
28.6% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
32 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 14.54 words is good.
Frames
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This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 21 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, minimum-scale=1, maximum-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
Bold and strong tags
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The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 33 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
24 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 56 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Home
H2 Study and Research in Germany
H2 Study and Research in the United States
H2 Find Funding
H2 Alumni Services
H2 University Cooperation
H2 DAAD Regional Office New York
H2 Information on Effects on the Work of the DAAD
H2 Find Funding Duplicate text
H2 News
H2 University Cooperation Duplicate text
H2 Alumni Services Duplicate text
H2 Social Media
H2 Additional Information
H2 Regional Office New York
H2 Information Point San Francisco
H2 Information Point Toronto
H2 DAAD in Canada
H2 Newsletter
H2 Study in Germany - Blog
H2 Advertisements by German Universities
H2 German News Service DW Logo
H2 Quick Access
H2 Meta Navigation
H2 Social Media Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
H3 Open Doors 2020 Report Released
H3 Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD
H3 Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual)
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program Duplicate text
H3 Open Doors 2020 Report Released Duplicate text
H3 Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD Duplicate text
H3 Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual) Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program Duplicate text
H3 Open Doors 2020 Report Released Duplicate text
H3 Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD Duplicate text
H3 Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual) Duplicate text
H3 International Master in Project Management & Data Science (MPMD)
H3 Truly international – Study at ESB Business School!
H3 Graduate management programmes with global and cultural focuses
H3 Study Online – Master of Leadership in Sustainable Finance
H3 Study Engineering or Management & Engineering at RWTH Aachen University
H3 Unfold your Ambition at WHU, Germany's top-ranked business school
H3 Preparation for Bachelor, Master and Vocational training
H3 Scholarships Available: Bucerius Master Of Law And Business Program
H3 Excellent Master's programme – Study Master of Science Mathematics at Technische Universität Darmstadt
H3 Welcome to Saarland University: A European university in a dynamic and outward-looking region of Germany close to France and Luxembourg (Border Studies)
H3 Engineer Your Future for Success!
H3 Professional IT Business & Digitalization
H3 Innovative, communicative, unique: Master of Manufacturing Technology at TU Dortmund University, Germany
H3 Technology Management at the NIT + Engineering or Natural Sciences at the TUHH
H3 Study in Berlin - MBA & International Master's Programmes
H3 Esslingen – In the heart of the German automotive and engineering industry
H5 Navigation
H6 Service Navigation
H6 Main Navigation
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 8 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Go to content
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Go to main navigation
https://www.daad.org/en/DAAD Office New York USA
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https://www.daad.org/de/Deutsch
https://www.daad.org/en/English
https://www.daad.de/en/New window External DAAD Homepage
https://www.daad.org/en/Home
https://www.daad.org/en/Text duplicate Home
/en/study-research-in-germany/Study & Research in Germany
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Text duplicate Study & Research in Germany
/en/study-research-in-germany/...Study in Germany
/en/study-research-in-germany/...Research in Germany
/en/study-research-in-germany/...Getting to Know Germany
/en/study-research-in-germany/...German Language Skills
/en/study-research-in-germany/...Advertisements by German Universities
/en/study-research-in-the-usa/Study & Research in the USA
/en/find-funding/Find Funding
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Text duplicate Find Funding
/en/find-funding/undergraduate...Undergraduate Opportunities
/en/find-funding/graduate-oppo...Graduate Opportunities
/en/find-funding/phd-postdocs/PhD & Postdocs
/en/find-funding/faculty/Faculty
/de/project-funding/Project Funding
/en/find-funding/award-recipie...Award Recipients
/en/find-funding/faq/FAQ
https://www.daad.org/en/about-us/About Us
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Text duplicate About Us
/en/about-us/who-we-are/Who We Are
/en/about-us/network/Network
/en/about-us/focus-areas/Focus Areas
/en/about-us/who-we-are/news/News
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor More Information
https://www.daad.de/de/External www.daad.de
https://www.daad.org/de/Text duplicate Deutsch
https://www.daad.org/en/Text duplicate English
/en/study-research-in-germany/DAAD/Ziegert Going Abroad Study and Research in Germany You'd like to study in Germany? A great idea! We look forward to welcoming you! Here you can find all...
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A-TITLE Study and Research in the United States
/en/find-funding/DAAD/Ausserhofer-Himsel Information for students and graduates in the United States Find Funding The extensive DAAD scholarship database for foreign students...
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A-TITLE Find Funding
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A-TITLE DAAD Regional Office New York
https://www.daad.de/en/coronav...New window External iStockphoto Corona Virus Information on Effects on the Work of the DAAD The DAAD continuously monitors developments in the field of coronavirus and flexibly ...
A-TITLE Open link in new window
/en/2020/12/04/daad-artists-in...2021 Fellows Announced DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program The list of outstanding artists selected to receive Berlin residencies in 2021 is now set. Congratulati...
A-TITLE DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program: 2021 Fellows Announced
/en/2020/11/20/open-doors-2020...International Education Open Doors 2020 Report Released The 2020 Open Doors Annual Data Release took place Monday, November 16th, 2020. Click through to read...
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/en/2020/11/10/kai-sicks-becom...© © Sebastian Legge DAAD Bonn Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD The Executive Committee of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) toda...
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/en/2020/11/04/marketing-and-s...Part Time Job Opportunity Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual) DAAD USA is looking for an independent, creative, and dynamic individual to help us ...
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/en/2020/12/04/daad-artists-in...DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
/en/2020/11/20/open-doors-2020...Open Doors 2020 Report Released
/en/2020/11/10/kai-sicks-becom...Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD
/en/2020/11/04/marketing-and-s...Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual)
/en/about-us/who-we-are/news/Show all News
A-TITLE Show all News
/en/2020/12/04/daad-artists-in...Text duplicate DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
/en/2020/11/20/open-doors-2020...Text duplicate Open Doors 2020 Report Released
/en/2020/11/10/kai-sicks-becom...Text duplicate Kai Sicks becomes new Secretary General of the DAAD
/en/2020/11/04/marketing-and-s...Text duplicate Marketing and Social Media Assistant (Virtual)
/en/about-us/who-we-are/news/Text duplicate Show all News
A-TITLE Show all News
/en/university-cooperation/DAAD/Wenzel Find Funding Programmes University Cooperation German universities, as is the case all over the world, have broad networks of international partn...
IMG-ALT Front of an university building.
A-TITLE University Cooperation
/en/alumni-services/iStockphoto Scholarship Holders Alumni Services For DAAD, the end of the funding period is the beginning of a long-standing relationship with its alumni. Our...
IMG-ALT International alumni laughing with each other.
A-TITLE Alumni Services
/en/about-us/who-we-are/daad-r...New window Regional Office New York
A-TITLE Open link in new window
/en/about-us/who-we-are/daad-i...New window Information Point San Francisco
A-TITLE Open link in new window
/en/about-us/who-we-are/daad-i...New window Information Point Toronto
A-TITLE Open link in new window
https://www.daad-canada.ca/en/New window External Information for Canadians DAAD in Canada Are you a student or faculty at a Canadian university? If so, visit the DAAD Canada website for details on DAAD's su...
IMG-ALT The wake of a ship on a big river, one half of a Canadian flag can be seen floating in the wind.
A-TITLE Open link in new window
/en/about-us/who-we-are/newsle...Subscribe now! Newsletter Subscribe now to our newsletters and get all the news of the DAAD Regional Office in New York and the Information Centers in San Fr...
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A-TITLE Newsletters
https://www.study-in.de/blog/New window External Enjoy reading Study in Germany - Blog On our blog international students share their experiences about studying and living in Germany. Get a first impression...
A-TITLE Open link in new window
/en/university-ads/berlin-htw-...1/16 Advertisements by German Universities International Master in Project Management & Data Science (MPMD) You want to speak big data and project management...
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/en/university-ads/reutlingen-...2/16 Advertisements by German Universities Truly international – Study at ESB Business School! Do you want to study in the heart of Germany, Europe's stronge...
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/en/home/imprint/Imprint
/en/data-privacy-statement/Data Privacy Statement
/en/home/contact/Contact
/en/about-us/who-we-are/downlo...Downloads & Publications
/en/home/program-index/Program Index
/en/find-funding/faq/Text duplicate FAQ
https://www.facebook.com/daad....New window External Facebook
https://twitter.com/daadnewyorkNew window External Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/user/d...New window External Youtube
https://www.daad.org/en/Anchor Nach oben

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
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This website redirects to "https://www.daad.org/en/"
HTTP header
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No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
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This website loads 15 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 21 JavaScriptt files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.16 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (89 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 383 referring domains.
This website has 1,098 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 339 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

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Shares / Likes / Comments
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www.daad.org
DAAD USA Home
The DAAD homepage is your gateway to information about study, research and internships in Germany.

Most important keywords

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DAAD scholarship58%Check
at Germany56%Check
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