Gold.ac.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
57% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
82% 
Server
79% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.36 s
File size
27.40 kB
Words
362
Media files
11
Number of links
45 internal / 11 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Goldsmiths, University of London | Goldsmiths, University of London
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 611 pixels long. Optimize title
There are word repetitions in the page title.
Meta description
(Critically important)
Located in south-east London and specialising in the study of creative, cultural and social subjects. Degree programmes, student life and departmental research.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (987 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.gold.ac.uk/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
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

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descriptionLocated in south-east London and specialising in the study of creative, cultural and social subjects. Degree programmes, student life and departmental research.
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twitter:site@goldsmithsuol
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og:typearticle
og:titleGoldsmiths, University of London
og:descriptionLocated in south-east London and specialising in the study of creative, cultural and social subjects. Degree programmes, student life and departmental research.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 362 words on this page. Good pages should have about 800 words of useful content.
25.4% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
Words from the H1 heading are used in the page content.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 22.5 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 5 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-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 7 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)
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
...ction/study/virtual_tour_promo_image.jpgStudents sitting on the college green chatting
...short-courses-promo-slice-april-2021.jpgA collection of colourful graphic posters on a white wall
...mepage/2021/BoC-flags-homepage-image.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...section/homepage/2021/CUA-launch-960.jpgNo alt attribute provided
.../homepage/2021/cca-airmail-paintings.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...nts/students/graduation/queuinggrads.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ass-of-2016_-Graduation-2016_10686-s.jpgStudents celebrate graduation
...1-news-stories/amp-interns-image-960.jpgimage shows a man working on a laptop, he has headphones, a phone and a notebook
...-news-stories/Detective-Work-small-1.jpgImage shows two dancers, one in a lime green suit standing, one in a darker green suit kneeling on one leg, closer to camera
/apps/events/image.php?id=13785No alt attribute provided
/apps/events/image.php?id=13698No alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Goldsmiths, University of London
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Goldsmiths, University of London
H2 Primary
H2 Staff + students
H2 Teaser cards linking to other pages
H2 Search:
H2 What's happening at Goldsmiths
H2 News
H2 Events
H3 Goldsmiths, University of London Duplicate text
H3 Visit us virtually
H3 Covid-19
H3 Many of our short courses are available via live distance learning, so you can continue to learn online.
H3 Lewisham is the Mayor of London's London Borough of Culture for 2022
H3 Local institutions to work together to improve lives of people in Lewisham
H3 New works as part of the autumn season at Goldsmiths CCA
H3 Industrial action is taking place at Goldsmiths. Find out more about the strike and read the background to it
H3 We've announced when our rearranged graduation ceremonies will take place
H3 Join our alumni community for exclusive benefits and opportunities
H3 Music psychology graduates shape sound of global brands
H3 Recording audience brain activity during live dance performance
H3 Contemporary Music Research Series presents: Peter Sheppard Skærved (Violin)
H3 Eugenio Dittborn: 'Airmail Paintings'
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
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.
The number of internal links is ok.
There are 11 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.gold.ac.uk/Anchor skip to main content
https://www.gold.ac.uk/Goldsmiths - University of London
/search-results/Search
https://www.gold.ac.uk/Home
/course-finder/Course finder
https://www.gold.ac.uk/study/Study with us
/departments/Departments
https://www.gold.ac.uk/research/Research
https://www.gold.ac.uk/business/Services for Business
https://www.gold.ac.uk/community/For the local community
https://www.gold.ac.uk/alumni/Alumni and friends
https://www.gold.ac.uk/news/News
https://www.gold.ac.uk/events/Events
https://www.gold.ac.uk/about/About us
/staff-students/info/coronavirus/Covid-19 information
https://www.gold.ac.uk/students/Students
https://www.gold.ac.uk/library/Library
/students/timetable/Timetable
https://learn.gold.ac.uk/External Subdomain Learn.gold - VLE
https://outlook.com/gold.ac.ukExternal Email - Outlook
https://www.gold.ac.uk/it/IT support
/staff-directory/Staff directory
https://goldmine.gold.ac.uk/External Subdomain Goldmine - staff intranet
/graduate-school/Graduate School - PGR students
https://www.gold.ac.uk/talic/Teaching and Learning Innovation Centre
/calendar/?action=adminEvents admin
https://www.gold.ac.uk/ug/Explore undergraduate degrees
https://www.gold.ac.uk/about/Goldsmiths, University of London With world-leading research and high-quality teaching, we offer undergraduate and postgaching, we offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the arts, humaniti...
https://virtualtours.gold.ac.uk/External Subdomain Visit us virtually Our online Virtual Tour gives you 360-degree tours of our facilities and access to our day-in-the-lifilities and access to our day-in-the-life tours. Visit now
IMG-ALT Students sitting on the college green chatting
/staff-students/info/coronavirus/Covid-19 See the latest information for applicants and returning students. Coronavirus
/short-courses/Many of our short courses are available via live distance learning, so you can continue to learn online. Short courses
IMG-ALT A collection of colourful graphic posters on a white wall
/community/boc/Lewisham is the Mayor of London's London Borough of Culture for 2022 A year of celebration
/community/civic/cua/Local institutions to work together to improve lives of people in Lewisham Civic University Agreement
https://goldsmithscca.art/exhi...External New works as part of the autumn season at Goldsmiths CCA Art for all
/staff-students/info/industria...Industrial action is taking place at Goldsmiths. Find out more about the strike and read the background to it Industrialand read the background to it Industrial action
/graduation-ceremonies/We've announced when our rearranged graduation ceremonies will take place Graduation Ceremonies
https://www.gold.ac.uk/alumni/Join our alumni community for exclusive benefits and opportunities Keep in touch
IMG-ALT Students celebrate graduation
/news/music-mind-and-brain-son...Music psychology graduates shape sound of global brands 11 Nov 2021
IMG-ALT image shows a man working on a laptop, he has headphones, a phone and a notebook
/news/neurolive-detective-work-/Recording audience brain activity during live dance performance 27 Oct 2021
IMG-ALT Image shows two dancers, one in a lime green suit standing, one in a darker green suit kneeling on one leg, closer to can suit kneeling on one leg, closer to camera
/calendar/?id=13785Contemporary Music Research Series presents: Peter Sheppard Skærved (Violin) Performance 9 Dec 2021, 6:30pm ‐ 8:00pformance 9 Dec 2021, 6:30pm ‐ 8:00pm
/calendar/?id=13698Eugenio Dittborn: 'Airmail Paintings' Exhibition 12 Dec 2021, 12:00pm ‐ 6:00pm
https://www.gold.ac.uk/about/Text duplicate About us
https://www.gold.ac.uk/contact/Contact us
https://www.gold.ac.uk/find-us/Find us
https://www.gold.ac.uk/working/Jobs
/accessibility/Accessibility statement
/cookies-statement/Cookie use
/disclaimer/Copyright and disclaimer
/governance/public-information...Slavery and human trafficking statement
https://cms.gold.ac.uk/termina...External Subdomain Anchor Admin login
https://twitter.com/goldsmithsuolExternal Twitter
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External LinkedIn
https://www.facebook.com/Golds...External Facebook
https://instagram.com/goldsmit...External Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/user/G...External YouTube
https://www.gold.ac.uk/Anchor Back to top

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.gold.ac.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 5 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.36 seconds.
This page only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (27 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateSat, 04 Dec 2021 19:33:30 GMT
serverApache/2.4.6 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) OpenSSL/1.0.2k-fips PHP/7.4.21
x-powered-byPHP/7.4.21
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-length6788
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 page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 15,763 referring domains.
This page has 1,446,631 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 12,234 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 3079 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Search preview

www.gold.ac.uk
Goldsmiths, University of London | Goldsmiths, University of London
Located in south-east London and specialising in the study of creative, cultural and social subjects. Degree programmes, student life and departmental research.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
London77%Check
Goldsmiths66%Check
University66%Check
London Borough60%Check
Search54%Check
Research50%Check
Art50%Check
Study48%Check
social46%Check
Teaching and Learning45%Check

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