Daad.org - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
96% 
Page quality
79% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
61% 
Server
54% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.12 s
File size
73.60 kB
Words
1080
Media files
28
Number of links
74 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
(Somewhat important)
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
(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

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langen
og:typewebsite
og:site_nameDAAD Office New York
og:titleHome
og:urlhttps://www.daad.org/
og:descriptionThe DAAD homepage is your gateway to information about study, research and internships in Germany.
og:localeen_US
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge
charsetutf-8

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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 1080 words. That's ok.
34.6% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
21 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 14.11 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 20 JavaScript 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
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 22 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
13 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This page 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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/files/2016/07/Slide5.jpgAnsicht der Berliner Oberbaumbrucke mit vorbei fahrender U-Bahn. DAAD/Ziegert
/files/2016/09/pexels-photo-167200-1.jpegDer Chicago River. pexels.com
...016/07/Slide2-e1469217659243-948x319.jpgDer Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin mit dem Konzerthaus und dem Deutschen Dom. DAAD/Ausserhofer-Himsel
...2016/04/iStock_000063837297_Full_948.jpgInternationale Alumni unterhalten sich sitzend an einem Tisch. iStockphoto
...berlin_Copyright-iStockphoto_948x320.jpgStatue von Wilhelm von Humboldt an der Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin. iStockphoto
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...niversity-Cooperation-Teaser-168x168.jpgFront of an university building.
...iStock_000063837297_Full_624-168x168.jpgInternational alumni laughing with each other.
/content/themes/ic-ast/pics/spinner.gifNo alt attribute provided
...markers=color:red|43.6646809,-79.3966756map
...ichael-Hermsdorf_pixelio.de_-260x147.jpgThe wake of a ship on a big river, one half of a Canadian flag can be seen floating in the wind.
...s/2016/04/F151-Gain-IMG_8333-260x147.jpgA crowd at a fair photographed from above.
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...hemes/ic-ast/pics/logo-deutschewelle.pngDW Logo
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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 46 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 DAAD 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 Germany Today Tour 2021
H3 DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President
H3 Internship Opportunity with our New York office
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
H3 Germany Today Tour 2021 Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President Duplicate text
H3 Internship Opportunity with our New York office Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program Duplicate text
H3 Germany Today Tour 2021 Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President Duplicate text
H3 Internship Opportunity with our New York office Duplicate text
H3 DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program Duplicate text
H3 The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders
H3 Study at FHWS in beautiful Bavaria
H3 International Study Program Shipping and Chartering (ISSC)
H3 International Graduate Center (IGC): Inspired by Diversity
H3 Study at Bavaria’s most Pioneering University of Applied Science
H3 Truly international – Study at ESB Business School!
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 number of internal links is ok.
All internal links are not using 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
IMG-ALT DAAD
A-TITLE DAAD Office New York
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.org/en/nullContact
https://www.daad.org/en/nullSitemap
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...
IMG-ALT Ansicht der Berliner Oberbaumbrucke mit vorbei fahrender U-Bahn. DAAD/Ziegert
A-TITLE Study and Research in Germany
/en/study-research-in-the-usa/pexels.com Information for Germans Study and Research in the United States Are you interested in studying, researching or teaching in the United States? Have...
IMG-ALT Der Chicago River. pexels.com
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...
IMG-ALT Der Gendarmenmarkt in Berlin mit dem Konzerthaus und dem Deutschen Dom. DAAD/Ausserhofer-Himsel
A-TITLE Find Funding
/en/alumni-services/iStockphoto Global Alumni Network Alumni Services The DAAD wishes to stay in contact with its former scholarship holders. The conclusion of a DAAD scholarshi...
IMG-ALT Internationale Alumni unterhalten sich sitzend an einem Tisch. iStockphoto
A-TITLE Alumni Services
/en/university-cooperation/iStockphoto Project Funding University Cooperation German universities, as is the case all over the world, have broad networks of international partners. Thr...
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A-TITLE University Cooperation
/en/about-us/who-we-are/daad-r...pexels.com Our Network in North America DAAD Regional Office New York DAAD has a strong presence in North America spearheaded by its Regional Office in New Y...
IMG-ALT Die Skyline von New York bei Tage. pexels.com
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/2021/07/19/germany-today-t...Faculty Funding Germany Today Tour 2021 DAAD’s information tour “Germany Today” is designed to give participants a broader overview of Germany’s higher educa...
A-TITLE Germany Today Tour 2021
/en/2021/02/25/daad-usa-alumni...Alumni Association DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President DAAD North America would like to congratulate Dr. Helena Kane Finn on her new r...
A-TITLE DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President
/en/2021/02/16/internship-oppo...© DAADNY Internship Opportunity Internship Opportunity with our New York office DAAD New York is offering an internships in higher education marketing and pr...
A-TITLE Internship Opportunity with DAAD New York
/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/2021/07/19/germany-today-t...Germany Today Tour 2021
/en/2021/02/25/daad-usa-alumni...DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President
/en/2021/02/16/internship-oppo...Internship Opportunity with our New York office
/en/2020/12/04/daad-artists-in...DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
/en/about-us/who-we-are/news/Show all News
A-TITLE Show all News
/en/2021/07/19/germany-today-t...Text duplicate Germany Today Tour 2021
/en/2021/02/25/daad-usa-alumni...Text duplicate DAAD Alumni Association of the USA Announces New President
/en/2021/02/16/internship-oppo...Text duplicate Internship Opportunity with our New York office
/en/2020/12/04/daad-artists-in...Text duplicate DAAD Artists-in-Berlin Program
/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/ip-san...New window DAAD 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...
IMG-ALT A crowd at a fair photographed from above.
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-avh-...1/6 Advertisements by German Universities The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders The German Chancellor Fellowship for tomorrow's leaders. Ta...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/university-ads/wuerzburg-f...2/6 Advertisements by German Universities Study at FHWS in beautiful Bavaria No tuition fees, programs taught in English, excellent career prospects and a tr...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/university-ads/bremen-hs-s...3/6 Advertisements by German Universities International Study Program Shipping and Chartering (ISSC) Gaining a degree in Shipping and Chartering at Bremen Un...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/university-ads/bremen-hs-i...4/6 Advertisements by German Universities International Graduate Center (IGC): Inspired by Diversity International Graduate Center (IGC) offers MBA and Maste...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/university-ads/deggendorf-...5/6 Advertisements by German Universities Study at Bavaria’s most Pioneering University of Applied Science Join our multi award-winning university and study ...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/university-ads/reutlingen-...6/6 Advertisements by German Universities Truly international – Study at ESB Business School! Do you want to study in the heart of Germany, Europe’s stronges...
A-TITLE Open advertisement
/en/home/imprint/Imprint
/en/data-privacy-statement/Data Privacy Statement
/en/home/contact/Text duplicate 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
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.daad.org/en/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 13 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 20 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.12 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (74 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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accept-rangesbytes
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External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 443 referring domains.
This page has 1,204 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 385 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page 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: *
Disallow:
Sitemap: https://www.daad.org/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
843

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

Search preview

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

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
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DAAD USA66%Check
DAAD Information65%Check
DAAD Homepage62%Check
DAAD alumni60%Check
DAAD Canada58%Check
DAAD Information Point57%Check
USA56%Check
DAAD scholarship56%Check
Study Research54%Check

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