Gold.ac.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
38% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
85% 
Server
45% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.22 s
File size
28.00 kB
Words
379
Media files
17
Number of links
45 internal / 10 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Goldsmiths, University of London
The length of the page title is perfect. (299 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the 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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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
There are only 379 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 36.5 words is high.
27.4% 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.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
Multiple viewport tags are given. There should only be one.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 8 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
12 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
...n/homepage/2020/clearing_hp_may_2020.jpgThe Ben Pimlott Scribble sculpture in the sunshine
...page/2020/short_courses_hop_may_2020.jpgA circular pattern in multi colours as a mosaic
...ds/giving-to-goldsmiths/theo-ppe-960.jpgTheo Papatheodorou home printing PPE masks
.../2019/TAPWeek3_PorcelainProject2_Web.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...age/2020/GCCA_Transparent-Things_Web.jpgNo alt attribute provided
.../2020/Homepage_April_2020_Contact_Us.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...tudents/covid-19-pages/Webpic_Covid1.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ceremonies/summer-2018/clappinggrads.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...epage/2020/accommodation_hp_may_2020.jpgStudent shelves with books and ornaments in halls
...9-news-stories/Social-Distancing-960.jpgAn image of a slide in a children's park, fenced-off as part of social distancing measures
...dy/undergraduate/one-goldsmiths-film.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ets/img/svg/sprite/charm-menu-active.svgNo alt attribute provided
.../svg/sprite/charm-menu-active-mobile.svgNo alt attribute provided
.../svg/sprite/charm-menu-search-active.svgNo alt attribute provided
...rite/charm-menu-search-active-mobile.svgNo alt attribute provided
...ite/charm-menu-staff-students-active.svgNo alt attribute provided
...rm-menu-staff-students-active-mobile.svgNo 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 Join our Online Open Events
H2 What's new
H3 Goldsmiths, University of London Duplicate text
H3 A guide to Clearing
H3 Our plans for the 2020-21 academic year
H3 Many of our courses are available via live distance learning, so you can continue to learn online.
H3 Addressing racial injustice
H3 Help us raise funds to support new needs arising from the Covid-19 pandemic
H3 Final year students are moving their degree shows online
H3 Take a virtual tour of Transparent Things at Goldsmiths CCA
H3 If you have any queries you can still chat to us about studying at Goldsmiths
H3 Paying tribute to the ways our community has responded to the crisis
H3 Join our exclusive social network for alumni, students and staff
H3 Explore accommodation options
H3 Model shows factors influencing social distancing success
H3 One Goldsmiths
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 amount of internal links is ok.
There are 10 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
/life-on-campus/Life on campus
/departments/Departments
https://www.gold.ac.uk/research/Research & Enterprise
https://www.gold.ac.uk/alumni/Alumni & friends
https://www.gold.ac.uk/business/Services for Business
https://www.gold.ac.uk/events/Events
https://www.gold.ac.uk/about/About us
https://www.gold.ac.uk/news/News
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
http://goldmail.gold.ac.uk/External Subdomain 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/open-days/Find out more about Undergraduate and Postgraduate events
/about/about-goldsmiths/Goldsmiths, University of London With world-leading research and high-quality teaching, we offer undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the arts, humaniti...
/clearing/clearing-hub/STUDY A guide to Clearing Find out more about the Clearing process and how you can apply to study at Goldsmiths with our Clearing Hub. Visit the Clearing Hub
IMG-ALT The Ben Pimlott Scribble sculpture in the sunshine
/staff-students/info/coronavir...Our plans for the 2020-21 academic year Delivery will be a mixture of online and in-person Start of next term
/short-courses/STUDY Many of our courses are available via live distance learning, so you can continue to learn online. Learn something new
IMG-ALT A circular pattern in multi colours as a mosaic
/news/racial-injustice/News Addressing racial injustice The Warden has written an open letter to our community about racial injustice and the measures we are taking to address this...
/giving-to-goldsmiths/covid19/Alumni & friends Help us raise funds to support new needs arising from the Covid-19 pandemic Covid-19 appeal
IMG-ALT Theo Papatheodorou home printing PPE masks
/degree-shows/Events Final year students are moving their degree shows online Music, theatre, design
https://goldsmithscca.art/exhi...External Take a virtual tour of Transparent Things at Goldsmiths CCA Art from home
https://www.gold.ac.uk/contact/About us If you have any queries you can still chat to us about studying at Goldsmiths Contact us
/staff-students/info/coronavir...Staff & Students Paying tribute to the ways our community has responded to the crisis Goldsmiths versus Covid-19
/alumni/connect/Alumni & friends Join our exclusive social network for alumni, students and staff Goldsmiths Connect
/accommodation/Life on campus Explore accommodation options Find out more about halls
IMG-ALT Student shelves with books and ornaments in halls
/news/social-distancing-and-co...News Model shows factors influencing social distancing success Understanding Covid-19
IMG-ALT An image of a slide in a children's park, fenced-off as part of social distancing measures
/video/?id=333285841One Goldsmiths A close-knit community, a rich academic heritage, a creative powerhouse speaker
A-TITLE One Goldsmiths
https://www.gold.ac.uk/about/Text duplicate About us
/accessibility/Accessibility statement
https://www.gold.ac.uk/contact/Contact us
/cookies-statement/Cookie use
https://www.gold.ac.uk/find-us/Find us
/disclaimer/Copyright and disclaimer
https://www.gold.ac.uk/working/Jobs
/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 website redirects to "https://www.gold.ac.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.
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)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is excellent with 0.22 seconds.
This website only loads 1 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 2 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (28 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:15:16 GMT
serverApache/2.4.6 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) OpenSSL/1.0.1e-fips PHP/5.4.16
x-powered-byPHP/5.4.16
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
content-length7016
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 17,273 referring domains.
This website has 793,905 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 13,459 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

No valid Robots.txt file was found.

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.gold.ac.uk
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

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

KeywordResultRecheck
London73%Check
Goldsmiths61%Check
University59%Check
at Goldsmiths55%Check
student49%Check
social49%Check
Study42%Check
degree42%Check
Social Network39%Check
Art37%Check

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