Monmouthcollege.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
76% 
Page structure
87% 
Link structure
61% 
Server
46% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.99 s
File size
76.30 kB
Words
1693
Media files
38
Number of links
36 internal / 76 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Welcome to Monmouth College
The title contains the word Welcome to! More content should be covered in the title.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Monmouth College is a nationally ranked liberal arts college located in central Illinois.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (523 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/
There is a valid canonical link specified.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Canada
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)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are 2 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: “What I find truly fascinating about politics is that it is all arou...
This page contains 1693 words. That's ok.
38.9% 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.
30 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 16.75 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" 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 34 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

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...img.com/media/E9K1sgmWEA8cCyf.jpg:mediumTwitter media
...s/893541258651500545/MTtuaxOW_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
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...s/893514736557375488/kRXFvdMo_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
...img.com/media/E9Kq0m7XoAg5hpQ.jpg:mediumTwitter media
...s/893514736557375488/kRXFvdMo_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
...img.com/media/E9KqO0vXIAssL9O.jpg:mediumTwitter media
...s/893514736557375488/kRXFvdMo_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
...371bb6a9cbbe97f60ec04cc13184&oe=612357FE#ThrowbackThursday to Matriculation 2001! Class of 2005, can you find yourself in any of these ph...
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...s/893524275637829632/xd9OqFdh_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
...img.com/media/E9Gyp6cXsBIquFh.jpg:mediumTwitter media
...s/893514736557375488/kRXFvdMo_normal.jpgTwitter profile image
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...af85c1f182af2ad86245b1879ac7&oe=6123DEE1Hewes is ready for you! ?? Our friends at @heweslibrary are ready to welcome all of our Scots bac...
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Monmouth College Homepage
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Monmouth College Homepage
H2 This is Fighting Scots country
H2 Your home away from home.
H2 Oh the places you’ll go...
H3 What say about Monmouth
H3 Get to know monmouth
H3 Center for Civic and Social Change
H3 Center for Civic and Social Change Duplicate text
H3 INTERNSHIPS
H3 INTERNSHIPS Duplicate text
H3 Athletics
H3 Athletics Duplicate text
H4 COVID-19 Campus Operations
H4 Become a Scot
H4 Get Connected
H4 Find Your Major
H4 Explore our campus
H4 Serve The World,Change The World.
H4 APPLY YOUR KNOWLEDGEBEYOND THE CLASSROOM.
H4 FIGHT ALONGSIDE THEFIGHTING SCOTS.
H4 Strategic Planning for Monmouth College
H4 @monmouthcollege
H4 We love our campus
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.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (76) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/A-TITLE Monmouth College Homepage
https://monmouthscots.com/New window External Athletics
/news/News & Events
/alumni/Alumni
/give/Give
/mymc/MyMC
/welcome-home/Welcome Home
/admission/Admission & Aid
/academics/Academics
/student-life/Student Life
https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/Text duplicate A-TITLE Monmouth College Homepage
/covid-19No Text
/covid-19Trivial anchor text
Read More
/admission/apply/Start your application
/admission/admitted-students/p...Deposit!
/welcome-home/traditions-history/traditions!
http://monmouthscots.com/New window External Get recruited!
/news/social-media/social media.
/admission/meet-our-staff/find...admission counselor!
https://chat.monmouthcollege.edu/New window External Subdomain video chats
/academics/majors-minors/academic programs
https://monmouthcollege.mymajo...New window External Subdomain quiz.
/wackerle-center/Internships!
/academics/majors-minors/Undecided?
https://www.youtube.com/playli...External Take a peek!
/admission/schedule-a-visit/on...campus visit!
/admission/schedule-a-visit/vi...visits!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External #RollScots
/center-for-civic-and-social-c...Be The Change
/wackerle-center/Internships
http://monmouthscots.com/External monmouthscots.com
/offices/strategic-planning/No Text
/offices/strategic-planning/Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
Read More
https://www.instagram.com/monm...New window External A-TITLE Instagram
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External A-TITLE Twitter
https://twitter.com/ScotsWSocc...New window External IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/ScotsWSoccerExternal ScotsWSoccer
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
https://t.co/4w10qXpNRFExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/4w10qXpNRF
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://twitter.com/MCFighting...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/MCFightingS...External MCFightingScots
http://twitter.com/ScotsTFXCExternal @ScotsTFXC
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
https://t.co/xp5uguxurSExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/xp5uguxurS
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://twitter.com/MCFighting...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/MCFightingS...External Text duplicate MCFightingScots
http://twitter.com/ScotsWSoccerExternal @ScotsWSoccer
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
https://t.co/uqeeKiKACVExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/uqeeKiKACV
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://twitter.com/MCFighting...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/MCFightingS...External Text duplicate MCFightingScots
http://twitter.com/ScotsVballExternal @ScotsVball
http://twitter.com/search?q=#U...External #UpAndOver
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
https://t.co/bif11PWvUGExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/bif11PWvUG
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/p/CS...New window External IMG-ALT #ThrowbackThursday to Matriculation 2001! Class of 2005, can you find yourself in any of these ph...
http://instagram.com/monmouthc...External monmouthcollege
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External #ThrowbackThursday
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External #TBT
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External #ItsGreatToBeAScot
https://www.instagram.com/monm...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Instagram
https://twitter.com/ScotsSoftb...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/ScotsSoftballExternal ScotsSoftball
http://twitter.com/Brittney_EnosExternal @Brittney_Enos
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
http://twitter.com/search?q=#M...External #MonmouthMade
https://t.co/sgIZUDbcMlExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/sgIZUDbcMl
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://twitter.com/MCFighting...New window External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter media
http://twitter.com/MCFightingS...External Text duplicate MCFightingScots
http://twitter.com/ScotsWHoopsExternal @ScotsWHoops
http://twitter.com/MeganJones_MCExternal @MeganJones_MC
https://t.co/lfT6zD6HIPExternal URL anchor text
https://t.co/lfT6zD6HIP
http://twitter.com/search?q=#R...External Text duplicate #RollScots
https://t.co/cW8PpiozW3External URL anchor text
https://t.co/cW8PpiozW3
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/p/CS...New window External IMG-ALT Summer Scots Stories ??? This summer our students have been out and about putting their Monmouth ...
http://instagram.com/monmouthc...External Text duplicate monmouthcollege
http://instagram.com/elizabeth...External @elizabeth_gustafson
http://instagram.com/alphaxide...External @alphaxidelta_mc
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External #SummerScotsStories
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External Text duplicate #ItsGreatToBeAScot
https://www.instagram.com/monm...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/p/CS...New window External IMG-ALT Hewes is ready for you! ?? Our friends at @heweslibrary are ready to welcome all of our Scots bac...
http://instagram.com/monmouthc...External Text duplicate monmouthcollege
http://instagram.com/heweslibraryExternal @heweslibrary
http://www.instagram.com/explo...External Text duplicate #ItsGreatToBeAScot
https://www.instagram.com/monm...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.instagram.com/p/CS...New window External IMG-ALT Monmouth fraternities continue to win big this summer! ?? @moco_phideltatheta scored multiple awa...
http://instagram.com/monmouthc...External Text duplicate monmouthcollege
http://instagram.com/moco_phid...External @moco_phideltatheta
https://www.instagram.com/monm...New window External Text duplicate A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/Text duplicate A-TITLE Monmouth College Homepage
/welcome-home/offices-services/Offices & Services
/offices/personnel/employment-...Employment Opportunities
/welcome-home/location-directi...Maps & Directions
https://library.monmouthcolleg...New window External Subdomain Library
/contact-us/Contact Us
/offices/personnel/nondiscrimi...Nondiscrimination Policy
/offices/student-affairs/harra...Title IX
/legal/Legal
/livewhale/?login&referer=1Editor Login
https://www.facebook.com/monmo...External A-TITLE Facebook
https://www.youtube.com/user/m...External A-TITLE Youtube
https://www.instagram.com/monm...External Text duplicate A-TITLE Instagram
https://twitter.com/MonmouthCo...External Text duplicate A-TITLE Twitter
https://goo.gl/maps/axvMpfwEMr...New window External Monmouth College 700 E Broadway Monmouth, IL 61462
A-TITLE view location on Google Maps
https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/Anchor Back to top

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.monmouthcollege.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.99 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 page loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 8 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (76 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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dateFri, 20 Aug 2021 03:52:15 GMT
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content-length14623
connectionkeep-alive
set-cookie178 Characters
set-cookie205 Characters
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access-control-max-age1000
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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 2,250 referring domains.
This page has 99,327 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 2,116 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

Sitemap: http://www.monmouthcollege.edu/sitemap.livewhale.xml

User-agent: *
Disallow: *?replytocom
Disallow: /alumni/events/homecoming/tailgating-policy/index.php

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
226

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

Search preview

www.monmouthcollege.edu
Welcome to Monmouth College
Monmouth College is a nationally ranked liberal arts college located in central Illinois.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Monmouth91%Check
Monmouth College90%Check
College89%Check
College Football63%Check
Oldest College63%Check
helped me53%Check
Scots49%Check
Welcome48%Check
Liberal Arts College46%Check
Illinois46%Check

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