Foothill.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
90% 
Page quality
74% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
46% 
Server
0% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.56 s
File size
75.40 kB
Words
908
Media files
35
Number of links
89 internal / 19 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Foothill College | Home
The length of the page title is perfect. (211 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Rated the #1 online community college in California, Foothill College is regarded as one of the most beautiful and successful community colleges in the United States.
The meta description is too long: 1024 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 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
DescriptionRated the #1 online community college in California, Foothill College is regarded as one of the most beautiful and successful community colleges in the United States.
Keywordsfoothill college, online classes, transfer, degree, certification, foothill - de anza community college district, san francisco bay area, silicon valley
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langen
twitter:cardsummary
twitter:urlhttps://foothill.edu/index.html
twitter:titleFoothill College | Home - Foothill College
twitter:descriptionRated the #1 online community college in California, Foothill College is regarded as one of the most beautiful and successful community colleges in the United States.
og:titleFoothill College | Home - Foothill College
og:urlhttps://foothill.edu/index.html
og:descriptionRated the #1 online community college in California, Foothill College is regarded as one of the most beautiful and successful community colleges in the United States.
og:site_nameFoothill College | Home
og:localeen_US
og:typewebsite
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 908 words. That's ok.
25% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
13 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 16.05 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 17 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
Empty bold or strong tags were found on this page.
The following tag is repeated too often: feb
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
/_resources/images/logo.pngSite Logo
/_resources/images/logo.pngFoothill College Logo
...50de40f2-eecc-453c-ab5f-69f98779999b.jpgLate-Start Classes
...52a2a774-d040-483c-a8fe-48d1d5a2d2fc.jpgBecome an Ambassador
...0c475ca2-ea7c-455b-a620-7b3387c87d11.jpgDaily Essentials
...cbf17cda-3331-4278-8423-5df20f96be04.jpgJoin an Owls Athletics Team
...3ddeb86e-085d-4d7b-afe9-27d5d88a2cc9.jpgTwo Years Free Tuition
...e71a5d51-44cc-4c6f-a11f-ca95fca1cf73.jpgMeet with a Counselor
...f9677c75-0e81-4068-a192-28d6a362286c.jpgRegister to Vote
/images/tab/front-tab-earn-degree330.pngFemale in graduation cap
/images/tab/front-tab-transfer330.pngFemale smiling
/images/tab/front-tab-career330.pngMale smiling
...ges/tab/front-tab-personal-enrich330.pngFemale smiling
/images/tab/front-tab-basic-skills330.pngMale smiling
...0ac72b8a-d6ed-4c66-8a45-da77201ecc95.pngFebruary is Black History Month
...07d51037-d6f3-4cfb-b901-5c6577651161.jpgRegister to Vote for March 3 Election
...4a79e954-6642-4ff2-a9a3-fab7fdb40215.jpgTake the Business Innovation Challenge
...2b8378d1-e115-4a4b-b90d-4d02ac4758ca.jpgThe Mystery of Edwin Drood - Get Tix Now! Feb. 27-March 15
...ce4195d0-c52b-4508-a5f6-1fb8dd649b06.pngAttend an Owls Game
...73d7c8fc-514d-4a64-80a2-8bcbb0d78e5b.jpgHungry? We Can Help
...572383fe-8a86-4d0a-a1b9-70861ebbe398.jpgFree Teeth Cleaning for Students
...4163a103-f572-442d-82d1-5f72a572ce30.jpgRide VTA for Free with your SmartPass!
/news/images/ron_cuba_thumb.jpgCuba's Ministry of Culture awarded Photography Instructor Ron Herman for 10 years of creative collaboration between photographers from Cuba and the United States
https://foothill.edu/news/images/Rupp.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/news/images/milkweedx250.jpgmilkweed
/iamfoothill/images/swhitex400.jpgSam White
/iamfoothill/images/jschinskex400.jpegJeff Schinske
/iamfoothill/images/jluux400.jpegJason Luu
...d-programs/digital-marketing-fpx1300.jpgGroup of students by tree graphic
/images/social/smicon_fb.pngFacebookFacebook
/images/social/smicon_tw.pngTwitterTwitter
/images/social/smicon_ins.pngInstagramInstagram
/images/social/smicon_sm.pngSmugmugSmugmug
/images/social/smicon_yt.pngYouTubeYouTube
/images/social/smicon_in.pngLinkedInLinkedIn

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 Late-Start Classes
H2 Become an Ambassador
H2 Daily Essentials
H2 Join an Owls Athletics Team
H2 Two Years Free Tuition
H2 Meet with a Counselor
H2 Register to Vote
H2 Earn a Degree or Certificate
H2 Transfer to a 4-Year University
H2 Train for a Career
H2 Take Classes Online
H2 Study in the USA
H2 What's Happening
H2 Events & News
H2 #iamfoothill
H2 Sam WhiteAssociate Professor of English
H2 Jeff SchinskeBiology Instructor
H2 Jason LuuStudent
H2 Digital Marketing Certificate
H3 We offer 77 associate degrees, 97 certificates and 1 bachelor's degree in dental hygiene.
H3 Let us help you meet your transfer goals
H3 Develop in-demand skills
H3 Toward a degree or for personal enrichment
H3 We'll help unlock your potential
H3 February is Black History Month
H3 Register to Vote for March 3 Election
H3 Take the Business Innovation Challenge
H3 The Mystery of Edwin Drood - Get Tix Now! Feb. 27-March 15
H3 Attend an Owls Game
H3 Hungry? We Can Help
H3 Free Teeth Cleaning for Students
H3 Ride VTA for Free with your SmartPass!
H3 Student Services Offices Closed
H3 More Info
H3 Business Innovation Challenge Design Workshop
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 The Black Experience - Students Perspectives Panel
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 Stereotype Threat Workshop
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 San Francisco State University Representative Visit
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 Film Screening: Reclaiming Our Vote
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 College Hour: One Love Valentine's Fest
H3 More Info Duplicate text
H3 Photography Instructor Recognized by Cuba's Ministry of Culture
H3 Foothill Photographers Shine As Citizen Diplomats
H3 Horticulture Hosts Milkweed to Save the Monarchs
H3 Featured Program
H4 Digital Marketing Certificate Duplicate text
H4 Campus Information
H4 Student Resources
H4 Security
H4 Contact
H4 Connect With Us
Some internal links have dynamic parameters. All internal URLs, which are not marked as nofollow, should not contain dynamic parameters.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
There are 3 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 19 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Skip to Main Content
https://foothill.edu/calendar/Calendar
A-TITLE View important academic dates and deadlines.
https://foothill.edu/schedule/Class Schedule
A-TITLE Schedule of Classes
https://foothill.edu/directory/Directory
A-TITLE Find faculty and staff; A-Z Index
https://foothill.edu/library/Library
http://books.foothill.edu/home...External Subdomain Bookstore
https://foothill.edu/map/Map
https://foothill.edu/news/News
https://foothill.edu/sunnyvale/Sunnyvale
/onlinelearning/Online Learning
https://myportal.fhda.edu/External Subdomain MyPortal
/directory/site.htmlA-Z
https://foothill.edu/current/Current Students
https://foothill.edu/basics/Help with Daily Essentials
/international/International Students
A-TITLE International Student Program Gateway
https://foothill.edu/transfergw/Transfer Students
https://foothill.edu/veterans/Military & Veterans
http://foothillowls.com/New window External Student Athletes
https://foothill.edu/drc/Students with Disabilities
https://foothill.edu/fac-staff/Faculty & Staff
https://foothill.edu/community/Community
https://foundation.fhda.edu/External Subdomain Giving
https://foothill.edu/IMG-ALT Site Logo
https://foothill.edu/IMG-ALT Foothill College Logo
https://foothill.edu/about/About Us
https://foothill.edu/programs/Programs & Courses
https://foothill.edu/reg/Apply & Register
https://foothill.edu/cost-fa/Costs & Financial Aid
https://foothill.edu/services/Counseling & Student Services
https://foothill.edu/studentlifeAthletics & Campus Life
/international/Text duplicate International Students
/reg/admission/apply.html?appl...Apply for Winter & Spring
/healthservices/corona-virus.htmlCoronavirus Updates
/promise?cs-rank=072319TWO years tuition & textbooks FREE with Foothill College Promise!
/schedule/late-search.html?lat...See What's Offered
https://foothill.edu/ambassadors/Apply by Feb. 6
https://foothill.edu/basics/Ways We Can Help
https://foothillowls.com/infor...External See Recruitment Form
https://foothill.edu/promiseFoothill College Promise
/counseling/counselappt.htmlSee Quick Question Hours
/registertovote/Register to Vote Today!
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Earn a Degree or Certificate
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Transfer to a 4-Year University
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Train for a Career
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Take Classes Online
https://foothill.edu/Anchor International Students: Study in the USA
/earn_a_degree_or_certificate....Start Your Future
/transfer-to-4-year.htmlFind Your Pathway
https://foothill.edu/cte/Explore Options
https://foothill.edu/schedule/Browse for Classes
/international/prospective/Choose Foothill
/heritage/bhm.htmlFebruary is Black History Month
IMG-ALT February is Black History Month
/registertovote/Register to Vote for March 3 Election
IMG-ALT Register to Vote for March 3 Election
/business/innovation-challenge/Take the Business Innovation Challenge
IMG-ALT Take the Business Innovation Challenge
/theatre/productions/Drood.htmlThe Mystery of Edwin Drood - Get Tix Now! Feb. 27-March 15
IMG-ALT The Mystery of Edwin Drood - Get Tix Now! Feb. 27-March 15
https://foothillowls.com/landi...External Attend an Owls Game
IMG-ALT Attend an Owls Game
https://foothill.edu/foodpantry/Hungry? We Can Help
IMG-ALT Hungry? We Can Help
/dentalhygiene/clinic/Free Teeth Cleaning for Students
IMG-ALT Free Teeth Cleaning for Students
https://foothill.edu/smartpass/Ride VTA for Free with your SmartPass!
IMG-ALT Ride VTA for Free with your SmartPass!
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6693More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6654Text duplicate More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6697Text duplicate More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6694Text duplicate More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6691Text duplicate More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6698Text duplicate More Info
/events/?sr=2&rec_id=6699Text duplicate More Info
/events/?frt=eventsView All Events
/news/herman.htmlPhotography Instructor Recognized by Cuba's Ministry of Culture
/news/herman.htmlTrivial anchor text
Read More
/news/lens.htmlFoothill Photographers Shine As Citizen Diplomats
/news/lens.htmlText duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
/news/monarchs.htmlHorticulture Hosts Milkweed to Save the Monarchs
/news/monarchs.htmlText duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
https://foothill.edu/news/View All News
/iamfoothill/swhite.htmlRead Sam's Story
/iamfoothill/jschinske.htmlRead Jeff's Story
/iamfoothill/jluu.htmlRead Jason's Story
/business/digital-marketing.htmlAbout Our Program
/business/digital-marketing.htmlDigital Marketing Certificate
https://foothill.edu/Anchor Top
/accreditation/Accreditation
/about/privacy.htmlPrivacy
https://foothill.edu/map/Maps & Locations
https://foothill.edu/sunnyvale/Sunnyvale Center
http://books.foothill.edu/home...External Subdomain Text duplicate Bookstore
https://foothill.edu/directory/Text duplicate Directory
/directory/site.htmlA-Z Index
http://scorecard.cccco.edu/sco...New window External Subdomain Student Success Scorecard
/ask-foothill/Ask Foothill
https://foothill.edu/emergency/New window Campus Police & Emergency Information
A-TITLE Be Prepared in Case of an Emergency
https://foothill.edu/titleix/Sexual Assault & Discrimination Title IX
/titleix/clery.htmlClery/Crime Statistics
/directory/contact.htmlContact Us
https://foothill.edu/web-support/Feedback
/marketing/accessibility.htmlAccessibility
/handbook/discriminationprotec...Nondiscrimination Policy
https://www.facebook.com/footh...New window External Facebook
IMG-ALT Facebook
https://twitter.com/FoothillnewsNew window External Twitter
IMG-ALT Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/foot...New window External Instagram
IMG-ALT Instagram
https://foothillcollege.smugmu...New window External Subdomain Smugmug
IMG-ALT Smugmug
https://www.youtube.com/user/F...New window External YouTube
IMG-ALT YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...New window External LinkedIn
IMG-ALT LinkedIn
https://krauseinnovationcenter...New window External Krause Center for Innovation (KCI)
https://www.fhda.edu/New window External Foothill-De Anza District
A-TITLE Visit the Foothill-De Anza Community College District
https://www.fhda.edu/_about-us...New window External FHDA Board of Trustees Agendas/Minutes
A-TITLE Foothill-De Anza Community College District Board of Trustees
https://foundation.fhda.edu/New window External Subdomain Giving/Foundation
https://foothill.edu/employment/Employment
http://omniapp.fhda.edu/10?ski...External Subdomain ©

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://foothill.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (1.56 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 9 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 17 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (75 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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serverApache/2.2.15 (CentOS)
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access-control-max-age1000
access-control-allow-headersX-Requested-With, Content-Type, Origin, Authorization, Accept, Client-Security-Token, Accept-Encoding
access-control-allow-methodsPOST, GET, OPTIONS, DELETE, PUT
x-powered-byPHP/5.3.3
connectionclose
transfer-encodingchunked
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
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 5,569 referring domains.
This website has 765,078 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 4,571 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: /*.php
Disallow: /*.php$
Disallow: /*_props.html
Disallow: /*_nav.inc
Disallow: /cms/
Disallow: /attach/
Disallow: /_resources/
Disallow: /_showcase/
Disallow: /images/
Disallow: /fh_css/
Disallow: /smartshop/dc_uploads/
Disallow: /printshop/ps_uploads/

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

foothill.edu
Foothill College | Home
Rated the #1 online community college in California, Foothill College is regarded as one of the most beautiful and successful community colleges in the United States.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Foothill77%Check
Foothill College68%Check
Foothill College is61%Check
Foothill College Promise52%Check
College Online48%Check
Community College45%Check
Degree or42%Check
an Owls41%Check
one40%Check
State40%Check

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