Troy.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
57% 
Page structure
95% 
Link structure
82% 
Server
38% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.80 s
File size
39.00 kB
Words
748
Media files
19
Number of links
59 internal / 15 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Troy University | Troy University
There are word repetitions in the page title.
The length of the page title is perfect. (288 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
Meta description
(Critically important)
From award-winning academic opportunities to exciting Division I athletics events, Troy University provides students around the globe with top-notch learning opportunities—in class and online. For 15 consecutive years, TROY has been named to The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Southeast” list.
The meta description is too long: 1830 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)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

NameValue
robotsall
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
apple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
DescriptionFrom award-winning academic opportunities to exciting Division I athletics events, Troy University provides students around the globe with top-notch learning opportunities—in class and online. For 15 consecutive years, TROY has been named to The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Southeast” list.
langen
x-ua-compatibleie=edge
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are 2 text duplicates on this page:
  • Duplicate: In light of the risk posed by the COVID-19 coronavirus, Troy Universit...
This page contains 748 words. That's ok.
30.2% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
11 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
The average number of words per sentence of 19.64 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This page loads 27 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 15 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
11 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
/_resources/images/troy-logo-svg.svgTroy University, Homepage Link
/_resources/images/troy-logo-svg.svgTroy University, Homepage Link
...ources/images/homepage-card-1desktop.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/mobile-card-troy.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ces/images/homepage-card-desk-dothan.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/mobile-card-dothan.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/homepage-card-4.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ources/images/mobile-card-montgomery.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...ces/images/homepage-card-desk-phenix.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/mobile-card-phenix.jpgNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/online.pngNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/military.pngNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/international.pngNo alt attribute provided
/_resources/images/Facebook.svgLink to Troy Facebook page.
/_resources/images/Twitter.svgLink to Troy Twitter page.
/_resources/images/Instagram.svgLink to Troy Instagram page.
/_resources/images/YouTube.svgLink to Troy Youtube page.
/_resources/images/LinkedIn.svgLink to Troy Linkedin page.
/_resources/images/troy-logo-svg.svgTroy University, Homepage Link

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
TROY UNIVERSITY RANKED AMONG THE BEST
The H1 heading is perfect.
Headings
(Important)
Some headings occur twice on the page.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 TROY UNIVERSITY RANKED AMONG THE BEST
H2 Start Your Journey to the Career of Your Dreams
H2 TROY Today News
H2 TROY is the Pathway to Your Future
H2 New Nall Exhibit
H2 TROY Events
H2 TROY Events Duplicate text
H2 Connect with Us
H2 Resources
H2 COPYRIGHT
H3 Troy Campus
H3 Dothan Campus
H3 Montgomery Campus
H3 Phenix City Campus
H3 TROY Online
H3 TROY Supports Military & Veterans
H3 Alabama's International University
H3 © 1996-2020 Troy University
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are 15 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.troy.edu/Anchor Skip to Main Content
https://www.troy.edu/index.htmlIMG-ALT Troy University, Homepage Link
/international/index.htmlInternational
/online/index.htmlOnline
/military-veterans/index.htmlMilitary & Veterans
/applications-admissions/index...Future Students
/parents-families.htmlParents & Family
/alumni/index.htmlAlumni
/community-outreach/index.htmlCommunity & Outreach
https://today.troy.edu/New window External Subdomain News
/calendar.htmlCalendar
https://www.troy.edu/contact.htmlContact
/applications-admissions/visit...Visit
/give/index.htmlGive
/libraries/index.htmlLibraries
https://my.troy.edu/External Subdomain my.troy.edu
https://www.troy.edu/index.htmlText duplicate IMG-ALT Troy University, Homepage Link
/applications-admissions/index...APPLICATIONS & ADMISSIONS
/scholarships-costs-aid/index....SCHOLARSHIPS, COSTS & AID
/academics/index.htmlACADEMICS
/student-life-resources/index....STUDENT LIFE & RESOURCES
https://troytrojans.com/New window External ATHLETICS
/about-us/index.htmlABOUT US
/international/index.htmlText duplicate International
/online/index.htmlText duplicate Online
/military-veterans/index.htmlText duplicate Military & Veterans
/applications-admissions/index...Text duplicate Future Students
/parents-families.htmlText duplicate Parents & Family
/alumni/index.htmlText duplicate Alumni
/community-outreach/index.htmlText duplicate Community & Outreach
https://today.troy.edu/New window External Subdomain Text duplicate News
/calendar.htmlText duplicate Calendar
https://www.troy.edu/contact.htmlText duplicate Contact
/applications-admissions/visit...Text duplicate Visit
/give/index.htmlText duplicate Give
/libraries/index.htmlText duplicate Libraries
https://my.troy.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate my.troy.edu
https://www.troy.edu/coronavirus/Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Updates
https://enroll.troy.edu/External Subdomain Apply Now
/applications-admissions/visit...Visit Us
/about-us/troy-campus/index.htmlLearn More
/about-us/dothan-campus/index....Text duplicate Learn More
/about-us/montgomery-campus/in...Text duplicate Learn More
/about-us/phenix-city-campus/i...Text duplicate Learn More
/online/index.htmlText duplicate Learn More
/military-veterans/index.htmlText duplicate Learn More
/international/index.htmlText duplicate Learn More
/academics/calendar.htmlAcademic Calendar
A-TITLE Academic Calendar
/calendar.htmlTROY Calendar of Events
A-TITLE Academic Calendar
/academics/calendar.htmlText duplicate Academic Calendar
A-TITLE Academic Calendar
/calendar.htmlText duplicate TROY Calendar of Events
A-TITLE Academic Calendar
https://www.facebook.com/TroyU...New window External IMG-ALT Link to Troy Facebook page.
https://twitter.com/TROYUNewsNew window External IMG-ALT Link to Troy Twitter page.
https://www.instagram.com/troy...New window External IMG-ALT Link to Troy Instagram page.
https://www.youtube.com/user/T...New window External IMG-ALT Link to Troy Youtube page.
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...New window External IMG-ALT Link to Troy Linkedin page.
/about-us/offices-departments/...New window View All Social Media
https://www.troy.edu/index.htmlText duplicate IMG-ALT Troy University, Homepage Link
https://sos.troy.edu/New window External Subdomain Emergency Information
/student-complaints.htmlStudent Complaints
https://splash.troy.edu/feedback/External Subdomain Feedback Form
/student-disability-services/i...Student Disability Services
https://www.troyuniversityjobs...New window External Employment
/net-price-calculator/index.htmlNet Price Calculator
/about-us/offices-departments/...Social Media
/about-us/offices-departments/...Strategic Plan
/about-us/accreditation.htmlAccreditation Statement
/privacy-statement.htmlPrivacy Statement
/accessibility-statement.htmlAccessibility Statement
/disclaimer.htmlRead Our Disclaimer
https://www.troy.edu/a-to-z.htmlA-Z Sitemap
/academics/academic-resources/...Transcripts
/about-us/fast-facts/state-aut...State Authorization
https://a.cms.omniupdate.com/1...Nofollow External ©

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.troy.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This page uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.80 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 page loads 7 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This page loads 27 JavaScript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (39 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
content-encodinggzip
varyAccept-Encoding
serverMicrosoft-IIS/8.5
x-powered-byPHP/7.1.19
x-powered-byASP.NET
dateTue, 03 Nov 2020 00:52:52 GMT
content-length12347
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 page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 7,192 referring domains.
This page has 368,233 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 5,563 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
This page has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

User-agent: *
Disallow: /_showcase/
Disallow: /_training/
Disallow: /_uat/
Disallow: /_dev/
Disallow: /_dev-user/
Disallow: /_dev-business/
Disallow: /career/
Disallow: /email/
Disallow: /rss/
Disallow: /live/_test.html
Disallow: /openhouse/virtual-open-house.html
Disallow: /_assets/college-health-human-services/departments/nursing/application-workflow/bsn-application.pdf
Disallow: /_assets/college-health-human-services/departments/nursing/application-workflow/rn-mobility-step1-admission-form.pdf
Disallow: /_assets/college-health-human-services/departments/nursing/application-workflow/rn-mobility-step2-admission-form.pdf
Disallow: /academics/colleges-schools/health-human-services/departments/school-of-nursing/application-thank-you.html
Sitemap: https://www.troy.edu/sitemap.xml

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
7,274

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

Search preview

www.troy.edu
Troy University | Troy University
From award-winning academic opportunities to exciting Division I athletics events, Troy University provides students around the globe with top-notch learning opportunities—in class and online. For 15 consecutive years, TROY has been named to The Princeton Review’s “Best in the Southeast” list.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
troy92%Check
Troy University87%Check
UNIVERSITY82%Check
TROY Online69%Check
TROY provides68%Check
Troy Campus66%Check
Troy University provides students63%Check
International University62%Check
BEST62%Check
State University59%Check

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