Sjsu.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
87% 
Page structure
73% 
Link structure
43% 
Server
28% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.58 s
File size
50.10 kB
Words
552
Media files
13
Number of links
97 internal / 38 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Add a meta description.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used CSS files.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.Very important!
  • Review and improve the H1 heading.Important!
  • The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.Important!
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Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
San Jose State University
The length of the page title is perfect. (206 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
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

NameValue
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
Meta DescriptionSilicon Valley's public university. An essential partner in the economic, cultural and social development of Silicon Valley and California, San Jose State provides a comprehensive university education.
langen
x-ua-compatibleie=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 552 words. That's ok.
13.2% 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.
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 16.13 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 11 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.
Ads
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
/aspis/media/brand/logo-we-are-spartans.svgWe Are Spartans
...319_Homepage-commencement_Top_IMG_04.jpgSJSU graduates in the Event Center.
...inter-break-housing_student-on-bench.jpgStudent on a bench looking at her phone.
...120319_Michelle-Del_Real_WEB_IMGs_02.jpgMichelle Del Real, '19 CHAD.
...news/120519_buddy-butler_WEB_IMGs_02.jpgTheatre Arts Professor Charles “Buddy” Butler.
...ngs/ADV_background-video_first-frame.jpgAerial view of downtown San Jose and the university campus
/_images/people/ADV_graduates_mission_1.jpgSJSU graduates at commencement ceremony
...ges/news/080619_fire-lab_WEB_IMGs_02.jpgScene from the catastrophic wildfire that ravaged the town of Paradise.
...ws/071019_marisa-johnson_WEB_IMGs_02.jpgMarisa Johnson, '09 Marketing, is the co-founder of La Create Sp_ce in Inglewood, Calif.
...ngs/ADV_san-jose-280_bottom-strip_01.jpgSan Jose City
...ia/brand/icon-spartan-withbackground.svgNo alt attribute provided
/aspis/media/brand/logo-sjsu.svgSJSU
Video URLWidthHeight
.../pics/SJSU StrategicPlanVideo_040519.mov

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
About
The H1 heading consists of only one word. There should be more information given.
The H1 heading is too short (5 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 About
H2 News
H2 Events
H2 Our Future
H2 Research
H2 Creativity
H3 Colleges
H3 Resources
H3 Contact Us
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 (38) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
http://www.sjsu.edu/maincontentSkip to main content
http://www.sjsu.edu/San José State University
/visit/index.phpVisit
http://www.sjsu.edu/admissions/Apply
http://giving.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Give
/visit/index.phpText duplicate Visit
/soar/visitsus/visitsjsu/index...Campus Tours
http://www.sjsu.edu/mapMaps
http://www.sjsu.edu/parking/Parking
/visit/silicon-valley.phpSilicon Valley
/academics/index.phpAcademics
/academics/colleges-and-depart...Colleges and Departments
http://info.sjsu.edu/web-dbgen...External Subdomain Majors and Programs
/academics/centers.phpCenters
/provost/academic_affairs/reso...Academic Calendar
http://info.sjsu.edu/home/sche...External Subdomain Classes
http://library.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain King Library
http://www.sjsu.edu/admissions/Admissions
/tuition-and-fees/index.phpTuition and Fees
/housing-options/index.phpHousing
/extend/index.html?Professional Education
/parent-and-family-programs/in...Parent and Family Programs
http://www.sjsu.edu/campus-life/Campus Life
/campus-life/health-and-wellne...Health and Wellness
/campus-life/safety.phpSafety
/sjsucares/index.htmlSJSU Cares
/campus-life/events.phpEvents
/campus-life/traditions.phpTraditions
/campus-life/sac.phpStudent-Alumni Connections
/research-and-innovation/index...Research and Innovation
http://www.sjsu.edu/researchOffice of Research
/researchfoundationSJSU Research Foundation
/research-and-innovation/stude...Student-Faculty Collaborations
/research-and-innovation/becom...Become a Research Partner
/about/index.phpAbout
/president/index.phpAdministration
/about/partnerships.phpPartnerships
/about/history/index.phpHistory
/about/doing-business-with-sjs...Doing Business with SJSU
/about/careers.phpCareers
http://www.facebook.com/sanjos...External SJSU on Facebook
https://twitter.com/sjsuExternal SJSU on Twitter
http://www.linkedin.com/compan...External SJSU on LinkedIn
http://www.instagram.com/sjsuExternal SJSU on Instagram
http://www.youtube.com/user/sjsuExternal SJSU on YouTube
http://www.sjsuspartans.com/External Athletics
http://alumni.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Alumni Association
http://giving.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Giving to SJSU
https://sjsu.instructure.com/External Subdomain Canvas
https://one.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain one.SJSU
http://www.sjsu.edu/searchSearch
http://www.sjsu.edu/index.phpGo toSJSU homepage.
/visit/index.phpText duplicate Visit
/soar/visitsus/visitsjsu/index...Text duplicate Campus Tours
http://www.sjsu.edu/mapText duplicate Maps
http://www.sjsu.edu/parking/Text duplicate Parking
/visit/silicon-valley.phpText duplicate Silicon Valley
/academics/index.phpText duplicate Academics
/academics/colleges-and-depart...Text duplicate Colleges and Departments
http://info.sjsu.edu/web-dbgen...External Subdomain Text duplicate Majors and Programs
/academics/centers.phpText duplicate Centers
/provost/academic_affairs/reso...Text duplicate Academic Calendar
http://info.sjsu.edu/home/sche...External Subdomain Text duplicate Classes
http://library.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate King Library
http://www.sjsu.edu/admissions/Text duplicate Admissions
/tuition-and-fees/index.phpText duplicate Tuition and Fees
/housing-options/index.phpText duplicate Housing
/extend/index.html?Text duplicate Professional Education
/parent-and-family-programs/in...Parents and Family Programs
http://www.sjsu.edu/campus-life/Text duplicate Campus Life
/campus-life/health-and-wellne...Text duplicate Health and Wellness
/campus-life/safety.phpText duplicate Safety
/sjsucares/index.htmlText duplicate SJSU Cares
/campus-life/events.phpText duplicate Events
/campus-life/traditions.phpText duplicate Traditions
/campus-life/sac.phpText duplicate Student-Alumni Connections
/research-and-innovation/index...Text duplicate Research and Innovation
http://www.sjsu.edu/researchText duplicate Office of Research
/researchfoundationText duplicate SJSU Research Foundation
/research-and-innovation/stude...Text duplicate Student-Faculty Collaborations
/research-and-innovation/becom...Text duplicate Become a Research Partner
https://sjsuspartans.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
/about/index.phpText duplicate About
/president/index.phpText duplicate Administration
/about/partnerships.phpText duplicate Partnerships
/about/history/index.phpText duplicate History
/about/doing-business-with-sjs...Text duplicate Doing Business with SJSU
/about/careers.phpText duplicate Careers
http://www.sjsu.edu/about/Text duplicate About
https://go.sjsu.edu/winter-bre...External Subdomain Winter Break Housing
https://go.sjsu.edu/michelle-d...External Subdomain Journey to a College Degree
https://go.sjsu.edu/playExternal Subdomain Play Promotes Dialogue
http://events.sjsu.edu/EventLi...External Subdomain Event On Dec 05 Fall Steinbeck Fellows Reading Time: 7 p.m.– 8:30 p.m. Location: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library, Steinbeck Center
/commencement/ceremony/science...Event On Dec 18 Commencement: College of Science and College of Social Sciences Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: Provident Credit Union Event Center
/commencement/ceremony/enginee...Event On Dec 18 Commencement: Charles W. Davidson College of Engineering Time: 2 p.m. Location: Provident Credit Union Event Center
/commencement/ceremony/educati...Event On Dec 18 Commencement: College of Education and College of Humanities and the Arts Time: 7 p.m. Location: Provident Credit Union Event Center
/commencement/ceremony/health-...Event On Dec 19 Commencement: College of Health and Human Sciences Time: 9:30 a.m. Location: Provident Credit Union Event Center
/commencement/ceremony/busines...Event On Dec 19 Commencement: Lucas College and Graduate School of Business Time: 2 p.m. Location: Provident Credit Union Event Center
/strategicplan/Transformation 2030: SJSU's Strategic Plan
https://go.sjsu.edu/fire-weatherExternal Subdomain On Fire
http://go.sjsu.edu/createspaceExternal Subdomain Marisa and Terell Johnson: Creating Space
http://www.facebook.com/sanjos...External Text duplicate SJSU on Facebook
https://twitter.com/sjsuExternal Text duplicate SJSU on Twitter
http://www.linkedin.com/compan...External Text duplicate SJSU on LinkedIn
http://www.instagram.com/sjsuExternal Text duplicate SJSU on Instagram
http://www.youtube.com/user/sjsuExternal Text duplicate SJSU on YouTube
https://goo.gl/maps/8PBZPkKH15...Nofollow External One Washington Square San Jose, CA 95192
http://www.sjsu.edu/accessibilityAccessibility
http://www.sjsu.edu/wasc/Accreditation
http://notalone.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Equal Opportunity & Title IX
http://www.sjsu.edu/diversity/Diversity
https://get.adobe.com/reader/External Subdomain PDF Viewer
http://www.sjsu.edu/privacy/Privacy
http://www.sjsu.edu/cob/Business
http://www.sjsu.edu/education/Education
http://engineering.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Engineering
http://www.sjsu.edu/cgs/Graduate Studies
http://www.sjsu.edu/chahs/Health and Human Sciences
/humanitiesandarts/Humanities and the Arts
http://www.sjsu.edu/cpgeProfessional and Global Education
http://www.sjsu.edu/science/Science
/socialsciences/Social Sciences
http://www.sjsu.edu/siteindexA-Z Index
/clery/docs/SJSU-Annual-Securi...Annual Security Report [pdf]
http://www.spartanbookstore.com/External Bookstore
http://www.sjsu.edu/calendars/Calendars
http://www.sjsu.edu/employmentCareers and Jobs
http://library.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate King Library
/parkingtransportationmaps/Parking and Maps
/contact/index.htmlContact Form
http://directory.sjsu.edu/External Subdomain Directory
http://www.sjsu.edu/emergencyEmergency Info
/it/services/web/forms/website...Report a Web Problem
http://notalone.sjsu.edu/file_...External Subdomain Report a Title IX Complaint
https://a.cms.omniupdate.com/1...Nofollow External Last Updated Dec 5, 2019

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
(Important)
The used PHP version is outdated and may be a security risk.
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 0.58 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 5 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (50 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 09 Dec 2019 09:42:14 GMT
serverApache
x-powered-byPHP/5.4.16
varyAccept-Encoding
content-encodinggzip
cache-controlmax-age=86400
expiresTue, 10 Dec 2019 09:42:14 GMT
content-length10498
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
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 31,359 referring domains.
This website has 1,633,318 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 23,185 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

#########################################
# Welcome to San Jose State University
#
# Note: Please do not over load the servers
# http://its.sjsu.edu            
#
User-agent: *
Disallow: /cgi-bin/
Disallow: /contact/
Disallow: /police/crime_reporting/crime_blotter/
Disallow: /police/docs/blotter/
Disallow: /atn/
# Disallow: /ecampus/
Disallow: /mae/
Disallow: /resources/
Disallow: /computereng/
Disallow: /provost/budget/flg/docs/
Disallow: /drc/
Disallow: /hrtm/
Disallow: /typeahead.js/
Disallow: /sjsuhome/assets/js/typeahead/
Disallow: /ldp/
Disallow: /gallery-pics/
Disallow: /*/gallery-pics/
Disallow: /logout/
# Site Map Listing
Sitemap: http://www.sjsu.edu/indexmap.txt

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
3,377

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

Search preview

San Jose State University
http://www.sjsu.edu/

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
SJSU39%Check
San39%Check
Jose39%Check
San Jose39%Check
San Jose State38%Check
San Jose State University37%Check
University37%Check
State University36%Check
SJSU on35%Check
Event On29%Check

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