Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
64% 
Page structure
68% 
Link structure
48% 
Server
60% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.69 s
File size
63.60 kB
Words
897
Media files
9
Number of links
326 internal / 22 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University of South Carolina
The length of the page title is perfect. (253 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University of South Carolina is home to more than 200 years of history and tradition, rising from a single building in 1805 on what would become the heart of the campus, the Horseshoe.
The meta description is too long: 1166 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 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)
No favicon is linked in the HTML code.

Meta tags

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descriptionThe University of South Carolina is home to more than 200 years of history and tradition, rising from a single building in 1805 on what would become the heart of the campus, the Horseshoe.
keywordsUniversity of South Carolina, usc, UofSC, scdotedu, gamecocks, columbia
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twitter:cardsummary_large_image
twitter:site@UofSC
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og:urlhttps://sc.edu/
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
No paragraphs were detected.
This page contains 897 words. That's ok.
12.8% 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.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 7 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 18 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...obal_resources/img/uofsc_primary_web.svgUniversity of South Carolina Home
...tion/images/homepage_190928_football.jpgLarge crowd of Gamecock students cheering in the stands at Williams Brice Stadium with arms raised, twirling towels in the air.
...n/images/homepage_melton_observatory.jpgThe back of someone in the domed room of the Melton Observatory reaching up to adjust the telescope.
...tion/images/homepage_graduation_caps.jpgA view of two students from the back wearing graduation caps smiling at each other walking down a path on campus with the USC smokestack in the distance.
...uation/images/homepage_skyline_video.jpgAerial view of campus with rooftops, trees the smokestack in foreground and city of Columbia skyline off in the distance.
...anner_images/2021/cutler_banner_opt1.jpgClose-up of Stephen Cutler smiling as he leans against a brick wall on the University of South Carolina campus.
...1/banner_05_210422_joey_driskell_012.jpgHead turned toward the camera and smiling, Joey Driskell stands in a brightly lit interior space at the School of Medicine Columbia with brick walls and arched, white windows behind him.
...ages/2021/banner_05_u101_teacher_oty.jpgJabari Bodrick stands smiling in front of a blurred, outdoor campus background of the Russell House on Greene Street.
...obal_resources/img/uofsc_primary_web.svgUniversity of South Carolina Home

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Tools & Resources
Too many H1 headings
The H1 heading is too short (17 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Tools & Resources
H1 The South Carolina years are a season that defines your emerging soul
H2 UofSC NEWS & EVENTS
H2 #UofSC
H2 Colleges & Schools
H2 Offices & Divisions
H2 Tools
H3 Stephen Cutler named interim provost
H3 Class of 2021: Joey Driskell
H3 U101 Teacher of the Year prepares students for college success
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an anchor text.
The number of internal links is ok.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 22 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://sc.edu/Anchor Skip to Content
http://www.sc.edu/University of South Carolina Home
https://sc.edu/Text duplicate IMG-ALT University of South Carolina Home
https://www.sc.edu/students/STUDENTS
https://www.sc.edu/facultystaff/FACULTY & STAFF
https://www.sc.edu/alumni/ALUMNI
https://www.sc.edu/parents/PARENTS
/calendar/uofsc/Calendar
https://www.sc.edu/visit/map/Map
/about/directory/Directory
/giving/index.phpGive
https://sc.edu/study/index.phpStudy
/study/academic_overview/Academic Overview
/study/majors_and_degrees/Majors and Degrees at South Carolina
/study/colleges_schools/index.phpColleges and Schools
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A-TITLE Academic Success Resources
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A-TITLE Career Preparation
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/experience/living_here/index.phpLiving Here
A-TITLE Living Here
/experience/get_involved/index...Get Involved
A-TITLE Get Involved
/experience/my_uofsc_experienc...My UofSC Experience
/experience/grab_a_bite/index.phpGrab a Bite
/experience/see_the_world/inde...See the World
A-TITLE See the World
/experience/catch_a_show/index...Catch a Show
/experience/get_in_the_game/in...Get in the Game
A-TITLE Get in the Game
https://sc.edu/visit/index.phpVisit
/visit/campus_visits/index.phpCampus Visits
/visit/virtual_tour/index.phpVirtual Tour
/visit/map/index.phpCampus Map
/visit/explore_columbia/index.phpExplore Columbia
https://sc.edu/apply/index.phpApply
/apply/apply_for_undergraduate...Undergraduate Admissions
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/apply/apply_to_graduate_schoo...Graduate School Admissions
A-TITLE Apply to Graduate School
/apply/apply_to_our_profession...Professional School Admissions
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A-TITLE Cost, Tuition and Financial Aid
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A-TITLE Faculty Expertise
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A-TITLE Business Partnership Opportunities
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A-TITLE Facilities and Resources
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/about/our_leadership/index.phpOur Leadership
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A-TITLE Offices and Divisions
/about/signature_events/index.phpSignature Events
/about/our_history/index.phpOur History
/about/directory/index.phpDirectory Search
A-TITLE Directory Search
/about/employment_working_at_u...Employment: Working at UofSC
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/uofsc/in_the_news/index.phpIn the News
/uofsc/releases-topics-listing...Press Releases
/calendar/uofsc/index.phpUniversity Events
https://sc.edu/athletics/Athletics
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/study/academic_overview/Text duplicate Academic Overview
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A-TITLE Online Education
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A-TITLE Academic Calendar
/study/academic_overview/acade...Academic Bulletins
/study/majors_and_degrees/Text duplicate Majors and Degrees at South Carolina
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/study/majors_and_degrees/law.phpLaw
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/study/majors_and_degrees/mana...No Text
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/study/majors_and_degrees/mass...Mass Communications at South Carolina
/study/majors_and_degrees/phys...Physical Therapy at South Carolina
/study/colleges_schools/index.phpText duplicate Colleges and Schools
/study/colleges_schools/arts_s...College of Arts and Sciences
A-TITLE College of Arts and Sciences
/study/colleges_schools/moore_...Darla Moore School of Business
A-TITLE Darla Moore School of Business
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A-TITLE College of Education
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A-TITLE College of Engineering and Computing
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A-TITLE The Graduate School
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A-TITLE School of Law
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A-TITLE College of Information and Communications
/study/colleges_schools/medici...School of Medicine Columbia
A-TITLE School of Medicine Columbia
/study/colleges_schools/medici...School of Medicine Greenville
A-TITLE School of Medicine Greenville
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A-TITLE School of Music
/study/colleges_schools/nursin...College of Nursing
A-TITLE College of Nursing
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A-TITLE College of Pharmacy
/study/colleges_schools/public...Arnold School of Public Health
A-TITLE Arnold School of Public Health
/study/colleges_schools/social...College of Social Work
A-TITLE College of Social Work
/study/colleges_schools/honors...South Carolina Honors College
A-TITLE South Carolina Honors College
/study/research_opportunities/...Text duplicate Research Opportunities
/study/research_opportunities/...Undergraduate Research
/our/getstarted.shtmlDiscover
A-TITLE Discover
/our/magellan.shtmlMagellan Scholars
A-TITLE Magellan Scholars
/our/discovery.shtmlDiscovery Day
A-TITLE Discovery Day
/study/research_opportunities/...Graduate Research
/study/academic_success_resour...Text duplicate Academic Success Resources
A-TITLE Academic Success Resources
/study/career_preparation/inde...Text duplicate Career Preparation
A-TITLE Career Preparation
/study/libraries_and_collectio...Text duplicate Libraries and Collections
http://library.sc.edu/External Thomas Cooper Library
A-TITLE Thomas Cooper Library
http://library.sc.edu/digital/...External Digital Collections
A-TITLE Digital Collections
http://library.sc.edu/business...External Educational Film Collection
A-TITLE Educational Film Collection
http://library.sc.edu/business...External Elliot White Springs Business Library
A-TITLE Elliot White Springs Business Library
http://www.law.sc.edu/library/External Karesh Law Library
A-TITLE Karesh Law Library
http://library.sc.edu/p/AnnexExternal Library Annex and Conservation Facility
A-TITLE Library Annex and Conservation Facility
http://library.sc.edu/music/External Music Library
A-TITLE Music Library
http://library.sc.edu/mirc/External Moving Images Research Collections
A-TITLE Moving Images Research Collections
http://library.sc.edu/spcoll/r...External Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
A-TITLE Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
http://uscm.med.sc.edu/External School of Medicine Library
A-TITLE School of Medicine Library
http://library.sc.edu/p/Collec...New window External South Carolina Political Collections
A-TITLE South Carolina Political Collections
http://library.sc.edu/socar/in...External South Caroliniana Library
A-TITLE South Caroliniana Library
/experience/index.phpText duplicate Experience
/experience/living_here/index.phpText duplicate Living Here
A-TITLE Living Here
/experience/get_involved/index...Text duplicate Get Involved
A-TITLE Get Involved
/experience/my_uofsc_experienc...Text duplicate My UofSC Experience
/experience/my_uofsc_experienc...My UofSC Experience Engagements
/experience/grab_a_bite/index.phpText duplicate Grab a Bite
/experience/grab_a_bite/campus...Campus Restaurants List
A-TITLE Campus Restaurants List
/experience/see_the_world/inde...Text duplicate See the World
A-TITLE See the World
/experience/catch_a_show/index...Text duplicate Catch a Show
/experience/get_in_the_game/in...Text duplicate Get in the Game
A-TITLE Get in the Game
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/visit/campus_visits/index.phpText duplicate Campus Visits
/visit/virtual_tour/index.phpText duplicate Virtual Tour
/visit/map/index.phpText duplicate Campus Map
/visit/explore_columbia/index.phpText duplicate Explore Columbia
/visit/explore_columbia/accomm...Accommodations
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/apply/apply_for_undergraduate...Text duplicate Undergraduate Admissions
A-TITLE Apply for Undergraduate Admission
/apply/apply_to_graduate_schoo...Text duplicate Graduate School Admissions
A-TITLE Apply to Graduate School
/apply/apply_to_our_profession...Text duplicate Professional School Admissions
A-TITLE Apply to our Professional Schools
/apply/cost_tuition_financial_...Text duplicate Cost, Tuition and Financial Aid
A-TITLE Cost, Tuition and Financial Aid
https://sc.edu/research/index.phpText duplicate Research
/research/research_focus_areas...Text duplicate Research Focus Areas
/research/research_focus_areas...Health Sciences
A-TITLE Health Sciences
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A-TITLE Energy
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/research/faculty_expertise/in...Text duplicate Faculty Expertise
A-TITLE Faculty Expertise
/research/business_partnership...Text duplicate Business Partnership Opportunities
A-TITLE Business Partnership Opportunities
/research/facilities_and_resou...Text duplicate Facilities and Resources
A-TITLE Facilities and Resources
https://sc.edu/about/index.phpText duplicate About
/about/south_carolina_at_a_gla...Text duplicate South Carolina at a Glance
/about/south_carolina_at_a_gla...Our Mission
/about/our_leadership/index.phpText duplicate Our Leadership
/about/our_leadership/universi...University Officials
A-TITLE University Officials
/about/offices_and_divisions/i...Text duplicate Offices and Divisions
A-TITLE Offices and Divisions
/about/signature_events/index.phpText duplicate Signature Events
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/about/signature_events/convoc...Convocation
/about/signature_events/convoc...Convocation RSVP
/about/signature_events/family...Family Weekend
/about/signature_events/family...Family Weekend Horseshoe Tour Registration
/about/signature_events/family...Family Weekend Yoga Registration
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/about/signature_events/homeco...UofSC Homecoming
/about/signature_events/mlk_ce...MLK Celebration
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/about/our_history/index.phpText duplicate Our History
/about/directory/index.phpText duplicate Directory Search
A-TITLE Directory Search
/about/employment_working_at_u...Text duplicate Employment: Working at UofSC
/about/employment_working_at_u...Benefits
/about/employment_working_at_u...Student Employment
https://sc.edu/uofsc/index.phpText duplicate News & Events
/uofsc/stories-topics-listing-...Text duplicate Recent Stories
/uofsc/in_the_news/index.phpText duplicate In the News
/uofsc/releases-topics-listing...Text duplicate Press Releases
/calendar/uofsc/index.phpText duplicate University Events
https://sc.edu/athletics/Text duplicate Athletics
/calendar/uofsc/index.phpText duplicate Calendar
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/about/directory/Text duplicate Directory
/giving/index.phpText duplicate Give
https://www.sc.edu/students/Student Gateway
https://www.sc.edu/facultystaff/Faculty & Staff Gateway
https://www.sc.edu/parents/Parents & Families Gateway
https://www.sc.edu/alumni/Alumni Gateway
https://www.youtube.com/embed/...External Congratulations, #UofSC21!
IMG-ALT Aerial view of campus with rooftops, trees the smokestack in foreground and city of Columbia skyline off in the distance.
/uofsc/posts/2021/05/cutler_in...Anchor IMG-ALT Close-up of Stephen Cutler smiling as he leans against a brick wall on the University of South Carolina campus.
/uofsc/posts/2021/05/cutler_in...Anchor Stephen Cutler named interim provost
/uofsc/posts/2021/05/veteran_e...Anchor IMG-ALT Head turned toward the camera and smiling, Joey Driskell stands in a brightly lit interior space at the School of Medicine Columbia with brick walls and arch...
/uofsc/posts/2021/05/veteran_e...Anchor Class of 2021: Joey Driskell
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