Temple.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
87% 
Page structure
64% 
Link structure
56% 
Server
59% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.78 s
File size
87.20 kB
Words
845
Media files
1
Number of links
79 internal / 51 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Temple University
The page title is too short. (162 pixels of 580 max pixel length) Optimize title
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)
https://www.temple.edu/
There is a valid canonical link 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)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

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viewportwidth=device-width, minimum-scale=1.0, initial-scale=1.0
langen
Content-Typetext/html; charset=utf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 845 words. That's ok.
20.7% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
7 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 21.89 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 7 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, minimum-scale=1.0, 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 17 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
...me-cta-charles-library.jpg?itok=dQeyvPqjShot from inside Charles library looking at a sunrise over Temple's campus

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Temple University
Too many H1 headings
The H1 heading is too short (17 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Temple University
H1 Temple University's diverse Class of 2024
H1 Online and digital learning, how Temple faculty are adapting
H1 Racial injustice has been fuelled by centuries of prejudiced hierarchies
H1 Byte-size books: Digitizing Temple University Libraries' science fiction collection
H1 Temple University Duplicate text
H2 Innovation and Impact
H2 Upcoming Events
H2 Latest Stories
H2 Follow Temple University
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.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are too many external links (51) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.temple.edu/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.temple.edu/Temple University
A-TITLE visit temple.edu homepage
/academics/schools-and-collegesExplore Temple's Schools and Colleges
https://admissions.temple.edu/...External Subdomain Visit
https://temple.edu/admissionsApply
https://www.alumni.temple.edu/External Subdomain Alumni
https://tuportal.temple.edu/External Subdomain TUportal
https://www.giving.temple.edu/External Subdomain Support Temple
https://www.temple.edu/Text duplicate Temple University
A-TITLE Home
https://www.temple.edu/admissionsAdmissions
/admissions/undergraduateUndergraduate
/admissions/graduate-professionalGraduate & Professional
/admissions/international-admi...International Admissions
/admissions/tuition-feesTuition & Fees
/admissions/financial-aidFinancial Aid
https://www.temple.edu/academicsAcademics
/academics/degree-programsDegrees and Programs
/academics/schools-and-collegesSchools & Colleges
/academics/accelerated-programsAccelerated Programs
/academics/campusesCampuses
/academics/honors-programHonors Program
/academics/continuing-educatio...Continuing Education & Summer Sessions
/academics/international-studyInternational Study
/academics/courses-schedulesCourses & Schedules
/academics/dual-degree-programsDual Degrees
/about/librariesLibraries
/life-at-templeLife at Temple
/life-at-temple/arts-cultureArts & Culture
/life-temple/virtual-lifeVirtual Life
/life-at-temple/clubs-organiza...Clubs & Organizations
/life-temple/diversity-inclusionDiversity & Inclusion
/life-at-temple/housing-diningHousing & Dining
/life-at-temple/health-wellnessHealth & Wellness
/life-at-temple/city-lifeCity Life
/life-at-temple/visiting-templeVisiting Temple
/life-at-temple/faqsFAQs
/life-at-temple/sustainability...Sustainability & Safety
/life-at-temple/temple-food-tr...Temple Food Trucks
/life-at-temple/studentsStudent Resources
/life-at-temple/tobacco-free-t...Tobacco Free Temple
/life-at-temple/welcome-weekWelcome Week
https://www.temple.edu/researchResearch
/temple-research/centers-insti...Centers & Institutes
/temple-research/research-divi...Research Divisions
/temple-research/faculty-resea...Faculty & Research News
/temple-research/grants-fundingGrants & Funding
/temple-research/clinical-trialsClinical Trials
/temple-research/technology-de...Technology Development
https://www.temple.edu/athleticsAthletics
/athletics/varsity-sportsVarsity Sports
/athletics/ticketsTickets
/athletics/stella-owlStella the Owl
https://www.temple.edu/aboutAbout
/about/board-trusteesBoard of Trustees
/about/presidentPresident
/about/history-traditionsHistory & Traditions
/about/temple-healthTemple Health
/about/news-mediaNews & Media
/about/officesOffices
/about/public-informationPublic Information
/about/faculty-staffFaculty & Staff Resources
/about/campus-developmentCampus Development
/about/internal-auditsInternal Audits
/about/ethics-complianceEthics & Compliance
/about/librariesText duplicate Libraries
/about/news-media/temples-impa...Explore Our Efforts
https://plan.temple.edu/?utm_s...External Subdomain A-TITLE Learn more
https://plan.temple.edu/?utm_s...External Subdomain Text duplicate Learn more
https://admissions.temple.edu/...External Subdomain A-TITLE Learn more at Temple's Undergraduate Admissions website
https://admissions.temple.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Learn more at Temple's Undergraduate Admissions website
https://admissions.temple.edu/...External Subdomain Text duplicate Undergraduate
/admissions/graduate-professio...Text duplicate Graduate & Professional
/admissions/international-admi...International
https://admissions.temple.edu/...External Subdomain Transfer
/about/data-integrityA-TITLE Learn More
/about/data-integrityLearn More Data Integrity
/academics/degree-programsA-TITLE Find Your Program
/academics/degree-programsFind Your Program Transformative Education
/about/board-trustees/presiden...Text duplicate A-TITLE Learn more
/about/board-trustees/presiden...Learn more Learn more about the university's search for its 12th president.
https://events.temple.edu/New window External Subdomain See All Events
https://events.temple.edu/virt...New window External Subdomain 11/16 Monday Virtual Foundations of Study Abroad
https://events.temple.edu/coun...New window External Subdomain 11/16 Monday Counselor Conversation with Klein College of Media and Communication
https://events.temple.edu/virt...New window External Subdomain 11/17 Tuesday Virtual Temple Rome Info Session
https://events.temple.edu/temp...New window External Subdomain 11/17 Tuesday Temple Japan Internships Virtual Info Session
https://events.temple.edu/how-...New window External Subdomain 11/17 Tuesday How Can We UNLearn What We've Been Taught? Exploring Gender & Sexuality
https://events.temple.edu/coun...New window External Subdomain 11/18 Wednesday Counselor Conversation with Klein College of Media and Communication [Session 2]
https://events.temple.edu/stay...New window External Subdomain 11/18 Wednesday Staying Present: Mindfulness for Managing Stress
https://events.temple.edu/virt...New window External Subdomain 11/18 Wednesday Virtual Foundations of Study Abroad
https://events.temple.edu/zoom...New window External Subdomain 11/18 Wednesday Zooming Into Post-Grad Opportunities With the Department of Advertising and Public Relations (DAPR): DAPR Alumni Networking Panel
https://events.temple.edu/stud...New window External Subdomain 11/19 Thursday Study in Greater China Virtual Info Session
https://events.temple.edu/grad...New window External Subdomain 11/20 Friday Graduate Speaker Series: Best Practices for Publishing Journal Articles
https://events.temple.edu/virt...New window External Subdomain 11/20 Friday Virtual Foundations of Study Abroad
https://events.temple.edu/sex-...New window External Subdomain 11/30 Monday Sex Jeopardy
https://events.temple.edu/worl...New window External Subdomain 12/1 Tuesday World AIDS Day - Ending Stigma with Compassion and Support
https://events.temple.edu/art-...New window External Subdomain 12/3 Thursday Art as Wellness: Bringing Mindfulness to Creative Activities
https://events.temple.edu/medi...New window External Subdomain 12/7 Monday Media Messages about Alcohol
https://events.temple.edu/paus...New window External Subdomain 12/8 Tuesday Pause with Pups: A Virtual Therapy Dog Event
https://events.temple.edu/stra...New window External Subdomain 12/11 Friday Strategies for In-The-Moment Stress Reduction
https://events.temple.edu/stay...New window External Subdomain 12/14 Monday Staying Present: Mindfulness for Managing Finals Stress
https://events.temple.edu/klei...New window External Subdomain 12/18 Friday Klein GO Drop-in
https://news.temple.edu/New window External Subdomain See All Stories
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Temple University's diverse Class of 2024
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Temple University's diverse Class of 2024
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Online and digital learning, how Temple faculty are adapting
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Online and digital learning, how Temple faculty are adapting
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Racial injustice has been fuelled by centuries of prejudiced hierarchies
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Racial injustice has been fuelled by centuries of prejudiced hierarchies
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Byte-size books: Digitizing Temple University Libraries' science fiction collection
https://news.temple.edu/news/2...New window External Subdomain Text duplicate Byte-size books: Digitizing Temple University Libraries' science fiction collection
https://www.temple.edu/Text duplicate Temple University
https://directory.temple.edu/External Subdomain Cherry & White Directory
/maps-and-directions/Maps & Directions
https://www.temple.edu/contact/Contact
https://events.temple.edu/External Subdomain Calendar
/secretary/policiesPolicies
https://news.temple.edu/social...External Subdomain Social Media
https://tuportal.temple.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate TUportal
https://tumail.temple.edu/External Subdomain TUmail
/about/accessibility-statementAccessibility
/hr/departments/employment/job...Careers at Temple
https://safety.temple.edu/External Subdomain Safety & Emergency Information
/about/ethics-complianceText duplicate Ethics & Compliance
/privacy-statement/Privacy Statement
/professional-licensure-disclo...Professional Licensure Disclosures
https://www.facebook.com/templeuExternal Facebook
https://twitter.com/templeunivExternal Twitter
https://instagram.com/templeunivExternal Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/Temple...External YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...External LinkedIn

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.temple.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.78 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 9 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 (87 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
servernginx
dateMon, 16 Nov 2020 13:32:58 GMT
content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
content-length17138
connectionkeep-alive
keep-alivetimeout=120
accept-rangesbytes
age2995
cache-controlpublic, max-age=43200
content-encodinggzip
content-languageen
etag"1605530582-0"
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
last-modifiedMon, 16 Nov 2020 12:43:02 GMT
link<https://www.temple.edu/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.temple.edu/>; rel="shortlink"
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
viavarnish
x-ah-environmentprod
x-cacheHIT
x-cache-hits2314
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-drupal-cacheMISS
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
x-request-idv-4431f7a6-2809-11eb-ab56-4784bb182752
set-cookie71 Characters
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 39,273 referring domains.
This website has 3,312,919 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 30,573 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

#
# 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
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /misc/*.css$
Allow: /misc/*.css?
Allow: /misc/*.js$
Allow: /misc/*.js?
Allow: /misc/*.gif
Allow: /misc/*.jpg
Allow: /misc/*.jpeg
Allow: /misc/*.png
Allow: /modules/*.css$
Allow: /modules/*.css?
Allow: /modules/*.js$
Allow: /modules/*.js?
Allow: /modules/*.gif
Allow: /modules/*.jpg
Allow: /modules/*.jpeg
Allow: /modules/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /themes/*.css$
Allow: /themes/*.css?
Allow: /themes/*.js$
Allow: /themes/*.js?
Allow: /themes/*.gif
Allow: /themes/*.jpg
Allow: /themes/*.jpeg
Allow: /themes/*.png
# 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/

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.temple.edu
Temple University

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Temple78%Check
Temple University67%Check
University63%Check
at Temple61%Check
Media Temple54%Check
University Welcome47%Check
books38%Check
Libraries38%Check
Events38%Check
learning38%Check

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