Queensu.ca - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
95% 
Page quality
90% 
Page structure
98% 
Link structure
85% 
Server
61% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
2.38 s
File size
63.60 kB
Words
644
Media files
21
Number of links
125 internal / 26 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home | Queen's University
The length of the page title is perfect. (213 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Established in 1841, Queen's offers a transformative student learning experience and is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (850 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.queensu.ca/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: 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 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
GeneratorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
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descriptionEstablished in 1841, Queen's offers a transformative student learning experience and is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.
apple-mobile-web-app-titleQueen'sU
application-nameQueen'sU
langen
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 644 words. That's ok.
20% 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.
6 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 15.91 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, initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, minimum-scale=1, user-scalable=no, shrink-to-fit=no" 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 13 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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
...ensbase_omega/images/wordmark_295x37.pngQueen's University
...ideshow/2020-02/HERO ARTWORK_800x457.jpg[Illustration of students under a cloud]
...2020-01/QU Front Polishing the Chain.jpgNathan Brinklow speaks during the 'polishing the chain' ceremony at Senate.
...slideshow/2020-01/Agnes_Snow_800x457.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ge/WEB Stress guy tim gouw unsplash .jpgphoto of stressed student with computer
...les/assets/frontpage/Coronavirus map.jpgVisual of the outbreak on a world map captured from the John Hopkins tracking dashboard.
.../assets/frontpage/600x400_Villabolos.jpg[Queen's Art of Research Photo Contest]
...EB Slater Doggett GG06-2020-0004-026.jpgSlater Doggett receives the Governor General's Academic All-Canadian Commendation from Assunta Di Lorenzo, Secretary to the Governor General and Herald Chancellor of Canada.
...sets/frontpage/WEB Hewitt Agnes Tour.jpg[SSHRC President Ted Hewitt gets a guided tour of the Agnes Etherington Art Centre]
...files/assets/frontpage/HoCo IMG_6397.jpgHomecoming parade
.../frontpage/Grant Hall IMG_2669-2 (1).jpgGrant Hall seen on a winter day
...rontpage/Anna Panchenko DSC_7515 (1).jpgAnna Panchenko
...iles/assets/frontpage/Stuart Gazette.jpgHeather Stuart speaks about mental health to an audience in Mitchell Hall
...te DAKT_Headshots (27-06-19)-19_Wide.jpgDevon Hawkins
...ssets/frontpage/WEB VLC Donation KGH.jpgVarsity Leadership Council members visit hospital with donations
...s/assets/frontpage/WEb AGnes Inuit 2.jpgINUUQATIKKA: MY DEAR RELATIONS
..._430px/SPOT Grad Research Day Poster.jpgGraduate Research Day
...assets/spotlights_430px/campus_tours.jpg[tour group on campus]
...ets/spotlights_430px/parents_430x242.jpg[parents with students at graduation]
/sites/default/files/CDUE-2_0.jpg[Grant Hall tower Queen's Campus]
...ega/images/queens_logo_colour_100x69.pngQueen's University

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Queen's University
The H1 heading is too short (18 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Queen's University
H2 Queen's Log In Links
H2 Search/Login Toggle
H2 Front Page Slideshow
H2 Gazette
H2 Spotlight
H2 Experience Queen's
H2 Events
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 too many external links (26) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.queensu.ca/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.queensu.ca/Queen's University
A-TITLE Home
https://www.queensu.ca/a-to-zA to Z
/socialmediaSocial Media Hub
https://my.queensu.ca/External Subdomain MyQueen'sU - SOLUS, MyHR and more
https://outlook.com/queensu.caExternal Office 365 - Email
https://onq.queensu.ca/External Subdomain onQ
https://www.faculty180.ca/sysa...External Faculty180 - CV and Reports to the Dean
https://ereserves.library.quee...External Subdomain Library eReserves
https://login.proxy.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Web Proxy
https://smith.queensu.ca/acade...External Subdomain Business - Program Portals
https://my.queensu.ca/web/educExternal Subdomain Education - Intranet
https://my.queensu.ca/web/sgsExternal Subdomain Grad Studies – Faculty & Staff Portal
https://meds.queensu.ca/centralExternal Subdomain Medicine - MEdTech Central
https://law.queensu.ca/queensl...External Subdomain Law - QLaw
https://wiki.queensu.ca/displa...External Subdomain Policy Studies - Program Portal
https://netid.queensu.ca/self-...External Subdomain Change password / Manage NetID
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
http://library.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Library
http://gogaelsgo.com/External Athletics
A-TITLE Queen's University Athletics and Recreation
http://www.queensu.ca/alumniAlumni
/faculty-staffFaculty/Staff
/gazette/mediaMedia
https://www.queensu.ca/aboutAbout
/about/visitVisit & Tour Campus
A-TITLE Find directions and contacts and information to make the most of your visit to Queen's campus
/about/visit/directionsDirections and Visitor Parking
/about/quickfactsQuick Facts
A-TITLE Queen's by the numbers
/about/kingstonDiscover Kingston
A-TITLE A city rich in history, culture, attractions, and cuisine
/about/greencampusGreen Campus
A-TITLE Queen's has a large and unique pool of talented researchers, students and staff that are engaged in a diverse set of sustainability-related activities.
/about/queenskingstonQueen's & Kingston
A-TITLE Queen's and Kingston - the town-gown partnerships
/about/administrationAdministration & Governance
A-TITLE The people and offices of Queen's leadership team
/about/publicationsViewbooks & Publications
A-TITLE Find downloadable versions of Queen's viewbooks, magazines, and annual reports
http://www.queensu.ca/principalSee also: Meet the Principal
A-TITLE Meet Dr. Patrick Deane, Queen's 21st Principal and Vice-Chancellor
/encyclopediaSee also: Q's Encyclopedia
https://www.queensu.ca/academicsAcademics
/academics/programsFaculties, Programs & Departments
A-TITLE Find the program that's right for you!
/academics/onlinelearningOnline Learning
/academics/academiccalendarsAcademic Calendars
/academics/supportAcademic Support
A-TITLE Resources and services for academic success
/academics/libraryText duplicate Library
A-TITLE Exceptional resources and learner support
/academics/getinvolvedGet Involved
A-TITLE Queen's students don't limit their learning to the classroom
/academics/fieldstudiesActive Learning: Internships, Field Studies
A-TITLE A world of learning
/academics/agnesAgnes Etherington Art Centre
/academics/theisabelIsabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts
/academics/facilitiesLearning Facilities
A-TITLE The spaces and technologies behind the learning
/academics/showcasesAcademic Showcases
A-TITLE Competitions, conferences, teams, and other opportunities to show what you know.
/academics/youthPrograms for Elementary & High School Students
http://www.queensu.ca/registrar/See also: University Registrar
/research-overviewResearch
/internationalInternational
/international/studyStudy
/international/experienceThe Queen's Experience
/international/quicInternational Centre (QUIC)
/international/researchResearch Excellence
/international/oncampusInternational at Home
/international/vice-principalOffice of the Associate Vice-Principal International
/international/visitorsInternational Visitors
/international/affiliationsInternational Affiliations
/international/contactsInternational Team Contacts
/international/chinese-introdu...女王大学简介
https://www.queensu.ca/campuslifeCampus Life
/campuslife/inclusiveInclusive Community
/campuslife/housingResidences & Housing
/campuslife/foodDining Halls & Eateries
/campuslife/healthHealth & Wellness
/campuslife/athleticsAthletics & Recreation
/campuslife/safetySafety & Security
A-TITLE Tools and information for living safely year-round, as members of the Queen's-Kingston community.
/campuslife/studentgovernmentStudent Government
A-TITLE Helping students get more from their Queen's experience.
/campuslife/servicesRetail & Services
A-TITLE On-campus conveniences
/campuslife/entertainmentArts & Entertainment
/campuslife/workEmployment & Volunteering
A-TITLE Finance your education, get some experience, lend a helping hand
/campuslife/transportationGetting Around
A-TITLE Services and support for getting around campus and town
/campuslife/greenLiving Green
A-TITLE Committing to healthier planet every day
/campuslife/mediaNews & Media
A-TITLE Keep current with campus news and announcements
/campuslife/parentsParent Resources
A-TITLE Supporting parents/guardians along their student's academic and social journey
https://www.queensu.ca/applyAdmission
A-TITLE How to apply to Queen's academic programs
/apply/aboriginalApplying as an Indigenous Student
/apply/internationalApplying as an International Student
http://library.queensu.ca/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
http://gogaelsgo.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
http://www.queensu.ca/alumniText duplicate Alumni
/faculty-staffText duplicate Faculty/Staff
/gazette/mediaText duplicate Media
/research-overviewText duplicate Research
/research-overviewText duplicate Research
https://www.safety.queensu.ca/...External Subdomain Find up-to-date information from Queen's University regarding coronavirus
/research/features/answering-g...Research@Queen's
/forms/submit-picture-queens-w...submit a photo
/forms/submit-picture-queens-w...Text duplicate submit a photo
/forms/submit-picture-queens-w...Text duplicate submit a photo
https://www.queensu.ca/gazetteQueen's Gazette
/gazette/stories/improving-und...IMG-ALT photo of stressed student with computer
/gazette/stories/improving-und...Improving understanding of student stress
/gazette/stories/lessons-learn...IMG-ALT Visual of the outbreak on a world map captured from the John Hopkins tracking dashboard.
/gazette/stories/lessons-learn...Lessons learned from SARS
/gazette/stories/art-of-resear...IMG-ALT [Queen's Art of Research Photo Contest]
/gazette/stories/art-of-resear...Capturing the Art of Research
/gazette/stories/star-and-iceIMG-ALT Slater Doggett receives the Governor General's Academic All-Canadian Commendation from Assunta Di Lorenzo, Secretary to the Governor General and Herald Chanc...
/gazette/stories/star-and-iceA star on and off the ice
/gazette/stories/sshrc-preside...IMG-ALT [SSHRC President Ted Hewitt gets a guided tour of the Agnes Etherington Art Centre]
/gazette/stories/sshrc-preside...SSHRC president visits Queen's
/gazette/stories/queens-homeco...IMG-ALT Homecoming parade
/gazette/stories/queens-homeco...Queen's Homecoming 2020 dates announced
/gazette/stories/fostering-equ...IMG-ALT Grant Hall seen on a winter day
/gazette/stories/fostering-equ...Fostering equity and diversity on campus
/gazette/stories/network-resea...IMG-ALT Anna Panchenko
/gazette/stories/network-resea...A network of research excellence
/gazette/stories/working-impro...IMG-ALT Heather Stuart speaks about mental health to an audience in Mitchell Hall
/gazette/stories/working-impro...Working to improve Canada's mental health
/gazette/stories/sharing-susta...IMG-ALT Devon Hawkins
/gazette/stories/sharing-susta...Sharing a sustainable message
/gazette/stories/queen-s-stude...IMG-ALT Varsity Leadership Council members visit hospital with donations
/gazette/stories/queen-s-stude...Queen's student-athletes give back to the community
/gazette/stories/agnes-offers-...IMG-ALT INUUQATIKKA: MY DEAR RELATIONS
/gazette/stories/agnes-offers-...Agnes offers seven new exhibitions
/sgs/research-dayIMG-ALT Graduate Research Day
/sgs/research-dayFind out more
/admission/tours-and-events/ca...IMG-ALT [tour group on campus]
/admission/tours-and-events/ca...Book a Campus Tour
/campuslife/parentsIMG-ALT [parents with students at graduation]
/campuslife/parentsParent Resources...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External IMG-ALT [Grant Hall tower Queen's Campus]
/admission/experience/videosSee what it's like to experience Queen's...
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...Introduction to Indigenous Ways of Knowing in Curricula Series
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...Indigenous Solidarity: A Conversation Series
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...Beading Circle
/eventscalendar/calendar/event...QWN Speaker Series - Video/Talk: Diving Shipwrecks in Micronesia
/eventscalendar/calendar/weekly/this week
/eventscalendar/calendar/monthly/this month
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
/accessibility/Accessibility Hub
https://www.queensu.ca/inclusiveInclusive Queen's
http://www.queensu.ca/ombuds/Office of the Ombudsperson
/about/visitVisit Queen's
https://www.queensu.ca/campusmapCampus Map
https://www.queensu.ca/itsITServices
/humanresources/careersCareers
/about/administrationAdministration/ Governance
https://www.givetoqueens.ca/External Give to Queen's
/accessandprivacy/privacy/webs...Web Privacy
https://twitter.com/queensuExternal Connect with Queen's on Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/queen...External Connect with Queen's on Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/quee...External Connect with Queen's on Instagram
http://www.youtube.com/QueensU...External Connect with Queen's on YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...External Connect with Queen's on LinkedIn
/socialmediaVisit the Social Media Hub
https://www.queensu.ca/Text duplicate Queen's University
http://g.co/maps/vbf87External Kingston, Ontario, Canada
/encyclopedia/t/traditional-te...traditional Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee Territory
https://www.queensu.ca/contactsContacts
/campuslife/safetyEmergency Contacts

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.queensu.ca/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (2.38 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This website loads 10 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 (64 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
cache-controlmax-age=180
content-length14526
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-encodinggzip
content-languageen
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
varyAccept-Encoding
x-cacheTCP_MISS
serverApache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu)
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (http://drupal.org)
link</home>; rel="canonical",</node/192>; rel="shortlink"
x-azure-ref0q785XgAAAABrFC//uy10S5CGQnf+ToPFQU1TRURHRTA0MTUAYTY3YTY0OGQtZDE4Yi00NDRkLTg2OTItMzFlM2NjMTY1Mjgz
dateTue, 04 Feb 2020 19:02:05 GMT
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 34,262 referring domains.
This website has 4,778,678 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 26,180 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

#
# robots.txt
#
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html


User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/
#
# Sites going away
##Disallow: /calendars/artsci/
Disallow: /calendars/
Disallow: /drama/
Disallow: /qubs/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,121

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

Search preview

Home | Queen's University
https://www.queensu.ca/
Established in 1841, Queen's offers a transformative student learning experience and is one of Canada's leading research-intensive universities.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Queen91%Check
Experience Queen67%Check
Queen's University57%Check
University56%Check
Search44%Check
Experience40%Check
Research39%Check
Canada37%Check
Student37%Check

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