Ntu.ac.uk - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
75% 
Page quality
86% 
Page structure
72% 
Link structure
90% 
Server
65% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.21 s
File size
78.60 kB
Words
621
Media files
23
Number of links
66 internal / 20 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home | Nottingham Trent University
The length of the page title is perfect. (320 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Official site for the Guardian University of the Year 2019, with information about award winning staff, satisfied students, world leading research, TEF Gold standard teaching, modern facilities and global opportunities.
The meta description is too long: 1317 pixels from max. 1000 pixels. Optimize description
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/home
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
Language
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en
Server location: Australia
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)
This page contains 621 words. That's ok.
30.1% 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.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 22 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 15 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0, 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)
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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...80/Screenshot-2020-05-07-at-16.06.07.pngStudents in cafe
...ets/image/0019/460630/GS_101017_6424.jpgStudent at computer in the library
...ets/image/0024/460617/NTU-BAIRD-1644.jpgStudents on a sofa
.../893983/virtual-tour-general-resized.jpgOpen day
.../image/0029/460577/MDK_6474_Full-Res.jpgStudent with tutor
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...65/NTU-Scholarship-Awards-BAIRD-3384.jpgScholarship students
...e/0014/1026230/Virtual-Global-Lounge.jpgvirtual global lounge
.../893983/virtual-tour-general-resized.jpgOpen Day
...74103/biosciences-phd-student-in-lab.jpgBiosciences PhD student in lab
...026/1098107/GettyImages-620379858Web.jpgFour students with a camera
...s/image/0024/460725/ARES_0717_6168-1.jpgPeople in a greenhouse
...mage/0029/493139/student-in-food-lab.jpgStudent in food lab conducting tests
...a/assets/image/0028/471466/_MG_8679a.jpgProfessor Amin Al-Habaibeh and student Dylan Knight
...ts/image/0024/460734/NBS_180517_1539.jpgStudents talking
...0027/460485/athena-swan-bronze-award.svgAthena Swan Bronze Award logo
...file/0037/794665/guardian-award-2019.svgUniversity of the Year 2019 - The Guardian University Awards 2019
...ets/file/0026/479321/THES-win-footer.svgTHE Awards 2017 logo
...file/0028/460486/Modern-Uni-logo_170.svgThe Times Modern University of the year logo
...assets/file/0030/460488/Tef-logo_170.svgTEF Gold logo
...s/file/0031/460489/QS_stars_logo_170.svgQS Stars 2017 logo

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 28 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Virtual Open Day
H2 Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck, gives an update about the autumn term for academic year 2020 / 21.
H2 Chat to students or staff
H3 Chat to staff, students and take a closer look at courses and life at NTU.
H3 Coronavirus: How the Nottingham Trent University community is responding
H3 Clearing 2020
H3 Confused about the UCAS application process?
H3 Ten great reasons to study at NTU – one of the most popular universities in the UK!
H3 Can't wait to see what it's like to study with us? Try our Virtual Tour today.
H3 Interested in postgraduate study?
H3 We’re proud to be a global university with students and staff from over 160 countries
H3 International Scholarships Prestigious awards for international and EU students
H3 Free, virtual fun! Activities, advice and chats for international students
H3 Take our Virtual Tour; a great way to look around the University.
H3 Find a PhD
H3 Queen bees ‘toot' loudly in the hive to inform the worker bees that they have a fertile and mobile queen and that they must protect her from her rivals, a new Nottingham Trent University study sugg...
H3 Enabling Discovery, Driving Innovation, Changing the World
H3 All higher and degree apprenticeships are subject to approval from the employer-led Institute for Apprenticeships
H3 We're proud to work with small and medium-sized organisations to help them develop and grow
H3 We've got a reputation for producing skilled graduates who are full of ambition and energy
H3 Speak to a student or a member of staff about university life.
H3 Current events
H3 Latest news
H4 Main reception
H4 General enquiries
H4 Campus information
H4 Useful links
H4 NTU policies
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.
The amount of internal links is ok.
Every linktext is unique.
There are 20 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
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/about_ntu/policies/web_polici...Find out more here
A-TITLE Find out more about our cookie policy
/study-and-coursesStudy and courses
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/life-at-ntuLife at NTU
/internationalInternational
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/about-usAbout NTU
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/researchResearch
/business-and-employersBusiness and employers
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/jobsJobs
/study-and-courses/open-days/f...Book your place
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...Vice-Chancellor, Professor Edward Peck, gives an update about the autumn term for academic year 2020 / 21. Read more
IMG-ALT Arkwright building
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/coronavirusCoronavirus: How the Nottingham Trent University community is responding Learn more
IMG-ALT Clifton Pavilion
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/clearingClearing 2020 Register for updates or apply
IMG-ALT Students in cafe
/about-us/newsMore from NTU
/study-and-courses/undergradua...Confused about the UCAS application process? Read our tips on how to apply
IMG-ALT Student at computer in the library
/study-and-courses/undergradua...Ten great reasons to study at NTU – one of the most popular universities in the UK! Why choose NTU?
IMG-ALT Students on a sofa
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IMG-ALT Open day
/study-and-courses/postgraduateInterested in postgraduate study? Find out more
IMG-ALT Student with tutor
/study-and-coursesMore about studying at NTU
/internationalWe’re proud to be a global university with students and staff from over 160 countries Join our international community
IMG-ALT group of students on a wall
/international/scholarships-an...International Scholarships Prestigious awards for international and EU students Find out more
IMG-ALT Scholarship students
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...Free, virtual fun! Activities, advice and chats for international students Find out more
IMG-ALT virtual global lounge
https://virtualtour.ntu.ac.uk/External Take our Virtual Tour; a great way to look around the University. Find out more
IMG-ALT Open Day
/internationalMore from International
/research/find-a-phd-opportunityFind a PhD We offer opportunities for MPhil, PhD and Professional Doctorates, and a researcher support programme that prioritises your professional developme...
IMG-ALT Biosciences PhD student in lab
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...Queen bees ‘toot' loudly in the hive to inform the worker bees that they have a fertile and mobile queen and that they must protect her from her rivals, a ne...
IMG-ALT Four students with a camera
/research/research-themesEnabling Discovery, Driving Innovation, Changing the World NTU Strategic Research Themes
IMG-ALT People in a greenhouse
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/researchMore from Research
/study-and-courses/apprentices...All higher and degree apprenticeships are subject to approval from the employer-led Institute for Apprenticeships Our apprenticeships are suitable for both s...
IMG-ALT Student in food lab conducting tests
/business-and-employers/suppor...We're proud to work with small and medium-sized organisations to help them develop and grow Specialist support for local SMEs
IMG-ALT Professor Amin Al-Habaibeh and student Dylan Knight
/business-and-employers/recrui...We've got a reputation for producing skilled graduates who are full of ambition and energy Recruit new talent
IMG-ALT Students talking
/business-and-employersMore from Business and employers
/about-us/unibuddyChat now
/about-us/events/events/2020/0...23 Jun NTUDI: Industry Feedback Event Tuesday
/about-us/events/events/2020/0...24 Jun Conversations on Design Wednesday
/about-us/events/events/2020/0...24 Jun Live Lecture: History and The Future of Design Wednesday
/about-us/events/events/2020/0...1 Jul The Big House Business Refresh @ NTU ONLINE Wednesday
/about-us/events/upcoming-eventsMore events at NTU
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...18 Jun Flat-faced dogs such as bulldogs, French bulldogs and pugs most at risk of heat stroke, study shows
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...17 Jun Nottingham students giving free legal advice online during lockdown
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...16 Jun Queen bees ‘toot' to instruct colony to keep them safe
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...11 Jun Strengthening our inclusive and diverse NTU community
/about-us/news/browse-our-news...More news stories
http://www4.ntu.ac.uk/equality...External IMG-ALT Athena Swan Bronze Award logo
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...IMG-ALT University of the Year 2019 - The Guardian University Awards 2019
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...IMG-ALT THE Awards 2017 logo
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...IMG-ALT The Times Modern University of the year logo
/about-us/news/news-articles/2...IMG-ALT TEF Gold logo
/about-us/awardsIMG-ALT QS Stars 2017 logo
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/Anchor Main reception
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/Anchor General enquiries
/about-us/ask-ntuAsk a question
/about-us/staff-directoryFind a person or service
/study-and-courses/courses/req...Order a prospectus
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/Anchor Campus information
https://www.accessable.co.uk/n...External Campus access guides
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/...External NG1 4FQ
A-TITLE Directions to the City Campus
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/...External NG11 8NS
A-TITLE Directions to the Clifton Campus
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/...External NG25 0QF
A-TITLE Directions to the Brackenhurst Campus
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/...External NG1 3LL
A-TITLE Directions to the Creative Quarter Campus
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/...External NG18 5BH
A-TITLE Directions to NTU in Mansfield
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/Anchor Useful links
/current_students/Current students
https://now.ntu.ac.uk/External NOW
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/myhubMyHub
https://www.ntualumni.org.uk/External Alumni
https://www4.ntu.ac.uk/current...External University calendar
https://www4.ntu.ac.uk/student...External Student support
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/m/libraryLibrary
/university-life-and-nottingha...Student opportunities
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/m/smartcardNTU Smartcard
/about-us/curated-and-createdCurated & Created
https://www.ntu.ac.uk/Anchor NTU policies
/policies/web-policiesAbout our website
/policies/web-policies/web-acc...Accessibility
/about-us/governance/freedom-o...Freedom of information
/about-us/governance/informati...GDPR
/m/admissions/policies/terms-a...Student Terms and Conditions
/policies/privacy-statementWebsite Cookies and Privacy Policy
https://www.facebook.com/Notti...External Connect through Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
https://twitter.com/TrentUniExternal Connect through Twitter
A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/user/N...External Connect through YouTube
A-TITLE YouTube
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...External Connect through Flickr
A-TITLE Flickr
https://www.pinterest.com/nott...External Connect through Pinterest
A-TITLE Pinterest
https://www.instagram.com/nott...External Connect through Instagram
A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External Connect through LinkedIn
A-TITLE LinkedIn

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.ntu.ac.uk/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 15 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The page response time is excellent with 0.21 seconds.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (79 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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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 12,232 referring domains.
This website has 514,277 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 9,766 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

User-agent: FunnelBack
Allow: /
Allow: /about-us/news/news-articles/staff/
Allow: /forms/

# Allow JS and CSS for Google
Allow: /*_designs/*.js
Allow: /*_designs/*.css

# Disallow Matrix functionality related items
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Disallow: /_users
Disallow: /_components
Disallow: /search
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Disallow: /*?SQ_DESIGN_NAME=
Disallow: /*?SQ_PAINT_LAYOUT_NAME=
Disallow: *?a=
Disallow: /*_recache
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Disallow: /*_edit
Disallow: /*_admin
Disallow: /*_login
Disallow: /*_performance
Disallow: /*profile?userid=
Disallow: /apps/unipol
Disallow: /*_designs
Disallow: /*_web_services
Disallow: /*_resources
Disallow: /_source-data
Disallow: /study-and-courses/courses/order-a-brochure
Disallow: /apps/pss/course_finder
Disallow: /media/documents/induction-timetables
Disallow: /study-and-courses/starting-at-ntu/course-inductions/inductions
Disallow: /ntu-testing
Disallow: /page-not-found
Disallow: /about-us/events/events/private
Disallow: /email-subscription-management
Disallow: /asset-listings
Disallow: /c/researcher-support
Disallow: /c/estates-notification-of-works
Disallow: /study-and-courses/courses/our-schools
Disallow: /about-us/news/news-articles/staff/
Disallow: /forms/
Disallow: /i/
Disallow: /i/hr-events/upcoming-events
Disallow: /i/hr-events/events/
Disallow: /centralised-assets
Disallow: /life-at-ntu/accommodation/disruption-to-the-residents-of-brackenhurst-accommodation/
Disallow: /c/marketing-vip-pass-this-way
Disallow: /c/thanks-youre-almost-there
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Disallow: /clearing/clearing-campaign-form
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Disallow: /study-and-courses/postgraduate/january-start-postgraduate-courses
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Disallow: /about-us/sustainability/
Disallow: /study-and-courses/courses/our-students-stories/art-design/yuri-siregar2
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Allow: /c/phd-studentships/

Allow: /study-and-courses/courses/our-schools/hum/university-language-programme

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.ntu.ac.uk
Home | Nottingham Trent University
Official site for the Guardian University of the Year 2019, with information about award winning staff, satisfied students, world leading research, TEF Gold standard teaching, modern facilities and global opportunities.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
University61%Check
Global University54%Check
Trent University52%Check
Nottingham Trent University50%Check
student49%Check
at NTU48%Check
NTU47%Check
students47%Check
re proud47%Check
Nottingham Trent45%Check

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