Indwes.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
74% 
Page structure
71% 
Link structure
62% 
Server
67% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.65 s
File size
239.90 kB
Words
590
Media files
14
Number of links
87 internal / 17 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Indiana Wesleyan University | Christian Liberal Arts College offering Residential and Online Degree Programs
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 981 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
IWU offers more than 120 liberal arts and professional degree programs. Take classes online, at our 345-acre residential campus, or in one of our regional education centers.
The meta description is too long: 1070 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 character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
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
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=0
apple-mobile-web-app-titleIndiana Wesleyan
application-nameIndiana Wesleyan
msapplication-TileColor#ab192a
msapplication-TileImage/_images/favicons/mstile-144x144.png?v=GvJKryKOzM
msapplication-config/_images/favicons/browserconfig.xml?v=GvJKryKOzM
theme-color#ffffff
google-site-verification-Y941m1-9HfRqX0QTxKBUhSHwhOiRiIa9wHwBzU1aTQ
descriptionIWU offers more than 120 liberal arts and professional degree programs. Take classes online, at our 345-acre residential campus, or in one of our regional education centers.
keywordsChristian Higher Education Indiana, Christian College, Character, Scholarship, Leadership, Marion Indiana, Wesley Seminary, Life Coaching, Discover your calling
langen
X-UA-CompatibleIE=Edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
This page contains 590 words. That's ok.
21.2% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
9 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 17.22 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=0" 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 12 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
8 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
https://www.indwes.edu/_images/logo3.svgIndiana Wesleyan University
/_img/Banners/iwu-marion-virtual-tour.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ners/MKT-7790-Homepage-Banner--MSW-1.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/SHS_4482_MPH_Web-Slider.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ucator-Thank-You-Discount_Web-Header.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/WESSEM_4666_main-page-banner.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/DSB_4652_BSITWD_-Web-Banner.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...stian-Ministry-Leadership_Web-Banner.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/SON_4644_MSN_MPH-Web-Banner.jpgNo alt attribute provided
..._4801_news-graphic-for-hermes-awards.jpgHermes Creative Awards Platinum Award Gold Award
...020/images/dpt-press-release-graphic.jpgDoctor of Physical Therapy. It's your move. indwes.edu/DPT
...26_matt-barber_press-release-graphic.jpgNew assistant dean DeVoe School of Business Matthew Barber
/_img/iwu-students-graduation-walk.jpegAbout IWU
https://www.indwes.edu/_images/logo4.svgIndiana Wesleyan University

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.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 About
H2 Academics
H2 Residential Undergraduate
H2 Online, Adult & Graduate
H2 Online, Adult & Graduate Duplicate text
H2 Residential Undergraduate Duplicate text
H2 Military Student Information
H3 University Headlines View All News
H3 About IWU
H3 Social Feed
H4 IWU National and Global Marketing Team Receives Two Hermes Creative Awards
H4 IWU Launches Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
H4 IWU Appoints Assistant Dean of Business School
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.
6 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 17 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/covid-19/index.htmlClick here to learn more.
https://www.indwes.edu/IMG-ALT Indiana Wesleyan University
/About/index.htmlLearn More!
/About/Mission-and-Commitments...Mission and Commitments
/About/Diversity/index.htmlDiversity
/About/locations/index.htmlLocations
/About/World-Changers/index.htmlSociety of World Changers
/About/Administration/index.htmlAdministration
https://www.indwes.edu/news/indexNews Center
/About/IWU-Profile/index.htmlIWU Profile
/About/Student-Consumer-Inform...Student Consumer Information
/About/Veterans/index.htmlVeterans
/Academics/index.htmlText duplicate Learn More!
/undergraduate/majors?level=Ba...Residential Undergraduate Majors
/adult-graduate/Programs/index...Online, Adult & Graduate Programs
/Academics/Colleges-and-School...Colleges and Schools
/Academics/Faculty/index.htmlFull-Time Faculty Directory
/Academics/Centers/index.htmlCenters & Institutes
/Academics/Registrar/index.htmlRegistrar
/Academics/Registrar/Transcrip...Transcript Requests
/Academics/Academic-Calendars....Academic Calendars
/undergraduate/indexText duplicate Learn More!
/undergraduate/Admissions/indexAdmissions
/undergraduate/majors?level=Ba...Majors
/undergraduate/Admissions/applyApply
/undergraduate/financial-aid/i...Financial Aid
/undergraduate/Life-at-IWU/indexLife @ IWU
/undergraduate/visit-campus/indexVisit Campus
/undergraduate/wildcat-academy...Dual Enrollment | Wildcat Academy
/undergraduate/Life-at-IWU/off...Career Development
/undergraduate/Admissions/wesl...Wesleyan Students
/adult-graduate/index.htmlText duplicate Learn More!
/adult-graduate/Programs/index...Academic Programs
/adult-graduate/Admissions/ind...Text duplicate Admissions
/adult-graduate/Financial-Aid/...Text duplicate Financial Aid
/adult-graduate/Online/Online-...Online Experience
/adult-graduate/Locations/inde...Text duplicate Locations
/adult-graduate/Admissions/Bac...Transfer Students
/adult-graduate/Admissions/Mil...Military Students
/adult-graduate/application/Text duplicate Apply
https://www.indwes.edu/Apply.htmlApply Now
https://myiwu.indwes.edu/Nofollow External Subdomain Login (myIWU)
http://www.iwuwildcats.com/Nofollow External Athletics
/alumni/index.htmlAlumni
/giving/index.htmlSupport IWU
https://seminary.indwes.edu/in...External Subdomain Wesley Seminary
https://www.indwes.edu/Anchor More about Indiana Wesleyan University
https://indwes.csod.com/ats/ca...External Subdomain Employment
/About/Offices/HR/index.htmlHuman Resources
/Academics/Registrar/Transcrip...Text duplicate Transcript Requests
https://indwes.treeoflifebooks...Nofollow External Subdomain Anchor IWU Bookstore
http://indwes.libguides.com/ho...Nofollow External Subdomain Jackson Library
http://wiwutv51.com/Nofollow External WIWU TV
/iwu-systems.htmlIWU Systems
/Conference-Services/index.htmlEvent/Conference Services
/undergraduate/visit-campus/indexNo Text
https://admissions.indwes.edu/...External Subdomain No Text
/adult-graduate/Programs/Maste...No Text
/adult-graduate/Admissions/Lan...No Text
https://seminary.indwes.edu/in...External Subdomain No Text
/adult-graduate/Programs/BS-In...No Text
/adult-graduate/Programs/BS-Ch...No Text
/adult-graduate/Programs/MS-Nu...No Text
https://www.indwes.edu/Anchor Previous
https://www.indwes.edu/Anchor Next
/adult-graduate/Admissions/ind...Overview
/adult-graduate/Admissions/ind...Text duplicate Admissions
/adult-graduate/Programs/index...Degrees
/adult-graduate/Online/Online-...Text duplicate Online Experience
/About/locations/index.htmlText duplicate Locations
/undergraduate/indexText duplicate Overview
/undergraduate/Admissions/indexText duplicate Admissions
/undergraduate/majors?level=Ba...Text duplicate Majors
/undergraduate/financial-aid/i...Text duplicate Financial Aid
https://admissions.indwes.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Apply
/adult-graduate/Admissions/Mil...Text duplicate Overview
/adult-graduate/Admissions/Mil...Services/Degrees
/adult-graduate/Financial-Aid/...Military Tuition
/About/Veterans/index.htmlVeteran Benefits
/undergraduate/rotcROTC
https://www.indwes.edu/news/View All News
/news/2020/08/national-and-glo...The Indiana Wesleyan University-National and Global marketing team was honored with Platinum and...
IMG-ALT Hermes Creative Awards Platinum Award Gold Award
/news/2020/08/national-and-glo...IWU National and Global Marketing Team Receives Two Hermes Creative Awards
/news/2020/08/iwu-launches-doc...The School of Health Sciences at Indiana Wesleyan University is pleased to announce the addition...
IMG-ALT Doctor of Physical Therapy. It's your move. indwes.edu/DPT
/news/2020/08/iwu-launches-doc...IWU Launches Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
/news/2020/07/iwu-appoints-ass...Indiana Wesleyan University-National & Global has selected Matthew Barber, Ph.D., to serve as...
IMG-ALT New assistant dean DeVoe School of Business Matthew Barber
/news/2020/07/iwu-appoints-ass...IWU Appoints Assistant Dean of Business School
/data-security-incident.html*IWU Data Security Incident*
/About/index.htmlMore About IWU
/About/Quick-Facts.htmlQuick Facts
/About/Offices/HR/Non-Discrimi...Non-Discrimination Notice
https://twitter.com/IndWesExternal Tweets by @IndWes
https://twitter.com/IndWesExternal Visit @IndWes on twitter
https://www.indwes.edu/giving/Learn How You Can Support The Future of IWU
https://www.facebook.com/IndWesNofollow External No Text
https://twitter.com/IndWesNofollow External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...Nofollow External No Text
http://www.youtube.com/user/IW...Nofollow External No Text
/Calendar.htmlNofollow No Text
https://www.indwes.edu/Legal.htmlLegal Notices
/Title-IX/index.htmlTitle IX
/About/Offices/HR/Employment.htmlText duplicate Employment
https://www.indwes.edu/index.htmlText duplicate IMG-ALT Indiana Wesleyan University
https://indwes.cascadecms.com/...External Subdomain Copyright © 2020

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.indwes.edu/"
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 website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.65 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (240 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlno-cache, no-store, must-revalidate
content-typetext/html
content-encodinggzip
last-modifiedSat, 08 Aug 2020 04:00:18 GMT
accept-rangesbytes
etag"035b26d386dd61:0"
varyAccept-Encoding
serverMicrosoft-IIS/10.0
x-powered-byASP.NET
dateSat, 08 Aug 2020 07:45:23 GMT
content-length11511
statuscode200
http_versionHTTP/1.1

External factors

Blacklists
(Critically important)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
Shallalist classifies this website as Education/schools. This classification is fine.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 4,844 referring domains.
This website has 193,437 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 3,867 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

User-agent: *
Disallow: /catalog/
Disallow:/_templates/
Disallow:/templates/
Disallow:/uploadedImages/
Disallow:/_css/
Disallow:/temp/
Disallow:/_img/
Disallow:/wsol/
Disallow:/core/
Disallow:/iPrism/
Disallow:/logs/
Disallow:/images/
Disallow:/Utilities/
Disallow: /Seminary/uploadedFiles/Adult-Enrollment-Services-Request-for-Official-Transcript.pdf
Disallow:/_resources/
Disallow:/_images/
Allow: /

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,900

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

Search preview

www.indwes.edu
Indiana Wesleyan University | Christian Liberal Arts College offeri...
IWU offers more than 120 liberal arts and professional degree programs. Take classes online, at our 345-acre residential campus, or in one of our regional education centers.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Residential57%Check
online57%Check
Online Degree56%Check
IWU55%Check
Online Degree Programs54%Check
Degree Programs49%Check
Liberal Arts49%Check
University47%Check
programs47%Check
Wesleyan University45%Check

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