Marquette.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
67% 
Page quality
79% 
Page structure
58% 
Link structure
0% 
Server
46% 
External factors
64% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.80 s
File size
60.70 kB
Words
1481
Media files
27
Number of links
139 internal / 46 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Marquette University // Be The Difference
The length of the page title is perfect. (371 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, that offers more than 80 majors through its nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.
The meta description is too long: 1178 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.marquette.edu/
There is a valid canonical link 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)
HTTP-Header Content-Type: iso_8859-10
Meta http-equiv Content-Type: utf-8
The specified character encodings are different.
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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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viewportwidth=device-width
DescriptionMarquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, that offers more than 80 majors through its nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.
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og:urlhttps://www.marquette.edu/
og:typewebsite
og:titleA Marquette education prepares students to Be The Difference.
og:descriptionMarquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, that offers more than 80 majors through its nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.
og:imagehttps://www.marquette.edu/_images/students-campus-og.jpg
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 1481 words. That's ok.
25.9% of the text are stop words.
Keywords used in the page title are also used in the page content. That's good!
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
27 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 15.18 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width" 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 30 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
3 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
/_global-images/marquette-logo.svgMarquette University logo
...ources/images/my-marquette-thumbnail.jpgMy Marquette
/_resources/images/students-in-service.jpgCommunity Service
/_resources/images/student-in-archives.jpgStudent looking through archives
/innovation/images/discover-magazine-19.pngCover of DISCOVER research
/_resources/images/mens-basketball.jpgMen's basketball
/_resources/images/three-pose.jpgAlumni with students
/_images/students-campus.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_images/undergraduate-card-image.jpgA student at a desk wearing headphones, wrtiting on a notebook with a pen.
/_images/graduate-card-image.jpgA group of older students sitting around a table laughing and talking.
/_images/online-card-image.jpgA student on a computer in the background, a computer screen with lines of code in the foreground.
/_images/health-card-image.jpgA male and female student working with a medical dummy in a hospital bed.
/_images/law-card-image.jpgStudents gathered around a podium listening to a law professor speak.
/_images/mba-card-image.jpgAn older male and female graduate student talking.
/_images/marissa-evans.jpgMarissa Evans
/_images/neal-lofy.jpgNeal Lofy
/_images/edu-homepage-coba-rendering.jpgThe main entrance to Marquette's new Business facility at 16th and Wisconsin. Renderings courtesy of BNIM.
/_images/extended-reach-slide.jpgNIH grants graphic
/_images/mapping-memory-slide.jpgDr. Nielson
/_images/explorer-challenge.jpgStudents in a lab.
/_images/peace-dove.pngGraphic of a dove.
/_images/immigration-on-stage.jpgDr. Jeffrey Coleman.
/_images/scaling-wellness-in-milwaukee.jpgTeacher with students
/_images/wisconsin-ave-sunset.jpgWisconsin Ave. at sunset
/_images/international-flags.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_images/students-at-market.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_global-images/marquette-logo.svgMarquette University logo

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
A Marquette education prepares students to Be The Difference.
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 57 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 A Marquette education prepares students to Be The Difference.
H2 Applying to Marquette
H2 Academics at Marquette
H2 About Marquette
H2 The libraries at Marquette
H2 Research at Marquette
H2 Athletics at Marquette
H2 Marquette alumni
H2 Here since 1881
H2 When you come to Marquette, you'll be challenged to push your boundaries, to lead and to serve, to open your heart and to hone your mind.
H2 When you leave, you'll be ready to change the world.
H2 WE ARE MARQUETTE
H2 What happens after graduation?
H2 DANGEROUS DELIVERIES
H2 SHELTER FROM THE STORM
H2 As women and men for and with others, Marquette alumni are leaders in life who lift those around them.
H2 Be the bridge to the future
H2 RESEARCH, SCHOLARSHIP AND INNOVATION
H2 Beyond the classroom: Community engagement and corporate partnerships.
H2 SCALING WELLNESS IN MILWAUKEE
H2 THE PRESIDENT'S CHALLENGE
H2 Land in Milwaukee. See the world.
H2 THERE'S ONLY ONE WAY TO GET HERE.
H3 ADMISSIONS FOR
H3 SPECIAL ACADEMIC PROGRAMS
H3 Visit Marquette
H3 Watch students tell their stories
H3 Colleges and schools
H3 Rankings
H3 Enhance your experience
H3 About Marquette Duplicate text
H3 Academics
H3 Beyond the classroom
H3 Raynor Memorial Libraries
H3 Law Library
H3 Collections and archives
H3 Learn more
H3 DISCOVER Marquette research
H3 Teams
H3 Tickets
H3 Spirit Shop
H3 Learn more Duplicate text
H3 Marquette Magazine
H3 Giving
H3 UNDERGRADUATE
H3 GRADUATE
H3 ONLINE
H3 Professional Programs in Health
H3 LAW
H3 Graduate Business Degrees
H3 National recognition. Generous support. Expanded research impact.
H4 BUSINESS + INNOVATION
H4 Extended Reach
H4 Mapping Memory
H4 The Explorer Challenge
H4 Choosing the Peaceful Path
H4 Immigration on Stage
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.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (46) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/coronavirus/marquette.edu/coronavirus
https://www.marquette.edu/Anchor Skip to content
https://www.marquette.edu/marquette.edu
https://www.marquette.edu/search/Search
/tools/campus-contacts.phpContacts
/tools/atoz.phpA-Z Index
https://www.marquette.edu/Marquette University
https://www.marquette.edu/Be The Difference
https://www.marquette.edu/IMG-ALT Marquette University logo
/admissions/Admissions
/explore/Undergraduate programs
https://www.marquette.edu/grad/Graduate programs
/business/graduate/Graduate business
/dentistry/Dentistry
https://law.marquette.edu/External Subdomain Law
/study-abroad/index.phpStudy abroad
/les-aspin/index.phpStudy in Washington, D.C.
/academics/special-programs.phpSpecial academic programs
https://www.marquette.edu/oie/International students
/explore/transfer-students.phpTransfer students
/summer-studies/Summer studies
https://www.marquette.edu/visit/Visit Marquette.
/my-marquette/IMG-ALT My Marquette
/my-marquette/Text duplicate My Marquette
/academics/Academics
/arts-sciences/Klingler College of Arts and Sciences
/business/College of Business Administration
/communication/Diederich College of Communication
/dentistry/School of Dentistry
/education/College of Education
/engineering/Opus College of Engineering
https://www.marquette.edu/grad/Graduate School
/business/graduate/Graduate School of Management
/health-sciences/College of Health Sciences
https://law.marquette.edu/External Subdomain Law School
/nursing/College of Nursing
/about/rankings.phpView more rankings.
/about/service.phpadd to their experience
https://www.marquette.edu/about/About
/about/tuition-costs.phpTuition & costs
/about/catholic-jesuit.phpCatholic & Jesuit
/diversity/Diversity at Marquette
/about/mission.phpOur mission
/about/history.phpOur history
/about/student-demographics.phpStudent demographics
/academics/Colleges & schools
/academics/Majors & programs
/about/measure-student-experie...How we measure the student experience
/assessment/Assessment
/about/accreditation.phpAccreditation
/about/rankings.phpRankings & recognition
/community-engagement/Community Engagement
/corporate-engagement/Corporate Engagement
/libraries/Libraries
/library/Raynor Memorial Libraries website
/library/about/hours.phpToday's hours
/library/about/hours.phpBrew @ the Bridge
/library/about/hours.phpService hours
https://law.marquette.edu/law-...External Subdomain Ray & Kay Eckstein Law Library website
https://law.marquette.edu/law-...External Subdomain Current semester hours
https://law.marquette.edu/news...External Subdomain Building hours
https://law.marquette.edu/law-...External Subdomain Student services
/library/archives/general.phpUniversity Archives
/library/archives/Learn about the collections
/library/archives/Finding.phpSearch the collections
https://cdm16280.contentdm.ocl...External Subdomain Digitized collections
/research/Research
/research/compendium.phpGrants, awards & presentations
/research/books.phpBooks by Marquette faculty
/innovation/discover-magazine.phpDiscover research at Marquette
/research/centers.phpCenters & institutes
/research/faculty_awards.phpFaculty awards
/innovation/Office of Research & Innovation
https://www.marquette.edu/orsp/Office of Research & Sponsored Programs
/news-center/experts/index.phpMarquette experts
https://issuu.com/marquetteu/d...New window External 2019 Discover Magazine
/innovation/documents/discover...Accessible PDF
/innovation/discover-magazine.phpSee past issues
https://gomarquette.com/External Athletics
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Men's basketball
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Women's basketball
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Cross country
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Men's golf
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Men's lacrosse
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Women's lacrosse
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Men's soccer
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Women's soccer
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Men's tennis
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Women's tennis
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Track & field
https://gomarquette.com/index....External Women's volleyball
https://gomarquette.com/sports...External Ticket Office
https://spiritshop.marquette.edu/External Subdomain Shop on campus
https://spiritshop.marquette.edu/External Subdomain online
https://www.marquette.edu/alumni/Alumni
/alumni/about-index.phpAbout MUAA
http://classnotes.marquette.edu/External Subdomain Class notes and news
/alumni/clubschapters-index.phpClubs & chapters
https://alumni.marquette.edu/e...External Subdomain Events & reunions
http://classnotes.marquette.edu/External Subdomain Alumni Newsletter
/alumni/networking-index.phpNetworking
https://alumni.marquette.edu/c...External Subdomain Join the CIRCLES business networking program
https://www.linkedin.com/group...External Connect with the MUAA group on LinkedIn
http://magazine.marquette.edu/External Subdomain View latest issue.
https://give.marquette.edu/giv...External Subdomain Give online today!
/admissions/index.phpStart your application
/explore/virtualVirtual tours and Information
https://admissions.marquette.e...External Subdomain Request more info
/admissions/index.phpText duplicate Start your application
/explore/virtualText duplicate Virtual tours and Information
https://admissions.marquette.e...External Subdomain Text duplicate Request more info
https://www.marquette.edu/value/— U.S. News & World Report
https://www.marquette.edu/value/— Zippia, U.S. Department of Education data
/about/catholic-jesuit.phpin the heart of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
/explore/majors.phpExplore Our Majors and Minors
/grad/programs.phpDiscover Our Graduate Programs
/online-programs/Connect With Online Learning
/health-professional-programs/Examine Our Professional Health Programs
https://law.marquette.edu/prog...External Subdomain Investigate Our Law Programs and Degrees
/business/graduate/Review Our World-Class Master's Programs
https://www.marquette.edu/value/in Private Colleges
https://www.marquette.edu/value/student-to-faculty ratio
https://www.marquette.edu/value/Best Undergraduate Teaching
/servicelearning/80% of our students participate in service
https://www.marquette.edu/oie/International students from 70 countries
/first-generation-students1,857 first-generation undergraduate students
https://www.marquette.edu/alumni/115,000 alumni around the world and growing
https://www.marquette.edu/value/— Undergraduate Alumni Survey 2017
/career-services/outcomes/firs...— Undergraduate First Destination Survey 2018
https://www.marquette.edu/value/— Zippia, U.S. Dept. of Education data
https://medium.com/obrienfello...External Read Marissa's story
https://stories.marquette.edu/...External Subdomain Read Neal's story
https://give.marquette.edu/bri...External Subdomain Donate to help students in need
/future-of-business/Read about the new state-of-the-art facility
https://stories.marquette.edu/...External Subdomain Read about NIH grants
https://stories.marquette.edu/...External Subdomain Read about Dr. Nielson
/innovation/the-explorer-chall...Learn about the Explorer Challenge
https://medium.com/@MUArtsScie...External Read about Peace Works
https://stories.marquette.edu/...External Subdomain Read about Dr. Coleman
/community-engagement/Community engagement
/corporate-engagement/corporate partnerships
/swim-mke/Read about SWiM
/innovation/the-presidents-cha...Read about the challenge
/admissions/Apply Today
https://www.marquette.edu/visit/1250 W. Wisconsin Ave.
/tools/campus-contacts.phpCampus contacts
/visit/map.phpCampus map
/tools/contact-us.phpContact us
https://www.marquette.edu/search/Search marquette.edu
https://portal.office.com/External Subdomain eMarq
https://checkmarq.mu.edu/External CheckMarq
https://d2l.mu.edu/External D2L
https://myjob.mu.edu/External MyJob
/tools/atoz.php?index=aA
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/tools/atoz.php?index=xyzX
/tools/atoz.php?index=xyzY
/tools/atoz.php?index=xyzZ
https://www.marquette.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT Marquette University logo
/tools/privacy.phpPrivacy Policy
/tools/legal.phpLegal Disclaimer
/tools/non-discrimination.phpNon-Discrimination Policy
/accessible-technology/Accessible Technology
https://ou.mu.edu/10?skin=ouca...External ©

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.marquette.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
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 0.80 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 11 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (61 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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dateWed, 21 Oct 2020 19:18:57 GMT
serverApache
x-powered-byPHP/7.2.31
strict-transport-securitymax-age=63072000; includeSubDomains; preload
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
varyAccept-Encoding,User-Agent
content-encodinggzip
content-length16313
content-typetext/html; charset=ISO_8859-10
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 has only a few links from other websites.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
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

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User-agent: googlebot
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Sitemap: https://www.marquette.edu/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
4,798

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Search preview

www.marquette.edu
Marquette University // Be The Difference
Marquette University is a Catholic, Jesuit university located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, that offers more than 80 majors through its nationally and internationally recognized colleges and schools.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
marquette97%Check
at Marquette86%Check
Marquette University82%Check
Marquette alumni71%Check
Research at Marquette71%Check
libraries at Marquette71%Check
Marquette Magazine70%Check
ll be67%Check
University64%Check
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