Ucla.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
0.44 s
File size
26.00 kB
Media files
Number of links
88 internal / 48 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
The page title is too short. (55 pixels of 580 max pixel length)
The page title is only one word.
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
UCLA advances knowledge, addresses pressing societal needs and creates a university enriched by diverse perspectives where all individuals can flourish.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (961 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
No canonical link is specified.
(Somewhat important)
Language detected in text: en
Language defined in HTML: en-us
Server location: United States of America
The following language is defined by HTML: en-us
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.
(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.
(Nice to have)
The doctype HTML 5 is set correctly.
The doctype is placed at first in the HTML code.
(Nice to have)
The favicon is linked correctly.

Meta tags

viewportwidth=device-width, user-scalable=yes, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=2.0
descriptionUCLA advances knowledge, addresses pressing societal needs and creates a university enriched by diverse perspectives where all individuals can flourish.
keywordsUCLA, University of California Los Angeles, Bruins, equity, diversity, inclusion, arts, art, college, institution, architecture, engineering, hyperloop, romela, brain, philanthropy, STEM, anderson, law, magazine, alumni, community, optimist, optimists, optimism

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Page quality

(Critically important)
The average number of words per sentence of 27.2 words is high.
This page contains 517 words. That's ok.
19% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
5 paragraphs were found on this page.
The text content is perfect.
There are no duplicates on the site.
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 9 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, user-scalable=yes, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=2.0" 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 10 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.
(Somewhat important)
The HTTPS protocol for secure data transmission is not used.

Media list

URLAlt attributeTitle
http://www.ucla.edu/img/logo-print.gifUCLA logo
...es/spotlight/4_asianamericans_051820.jpgA headshot of Wong Kim Ark, whose 1898 U.S. Supreme Court case led to a change in citizenship laws.
...images/spotlight/2_homeschool_051120.jpgA boy and girl work on school projects at home.
...ent-images/spotlight/1_Standtogether.jpgA mom helps her son with home schooling.
...images/spotlight/apr_4_hi_res_042720.jpgA healthcare worker wearing a medical mask looks at the camera.
/img/features/Martin_Jarmond-gateway.jpgMartin Jarmond
/img/features/Smoking+Study+2.jpgApartment illustration
...nt-images/centennial-sp19-banner-920.jpgUCLA 100 Years - Lighting the Way - Learn More
...nt-images/centennial-sp19-banner-300.jpgUCLA 100 Years - Lighting the Way - Learn More

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
The H1 heading consists of only one word. There should be more information given.
The H1 heading is too short (4 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Featured Stories
H3 Newsroom
H3 Happenings
H3 Connect with UCLA
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (48) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.research.net/r/Gat...External No Text
http://www.ucla.edu/Anchor Skip to Navigation
http://www.ucla.edu/Anchor Skip to Search
http://www.ucla.edu/Anchor Skip to Main Content
http://www.ucla.edu/Anchor Skip to Footer Links
/students/prospective-studentsProspective Students
/students/current-studentsCurrent Students
https://campusservices.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Staff
/parents-and-familiesParents & Families
http://m.ucla.edu/?utm_source=...External Subdomain Apps
/about/mission-and-valuesMission & Values
/about/facts-and-figuresFacts & Figures
/about/awards-and-honorsAwards & Honors
/about/impact-and-accomplishmentsImpact & Accomplishments
/about/iconic-and-influential-...Iconic & Influential Alumni
/about/centers-and-institutesCenters & Institutes
http://www.ucla.edu/academics/Text duplicate Overview
/academics/undergraduate-educa...Undergraduate Education
/academics/graduate-and-profes...Graduate & Professional Education
/academics/continuing-educationContinuing Education
/academics/academic-opportunitiesAcademic Opportunities
/academics/facultyText duplicate Faculty
/academics/departments-and-pro...Departments & Programs
http://www.ucla.edu/admission/Admission Overview
/admission/undergraduate-admis...Undergraduate Admission
/admission/graduate-admissionGraduate Admission
/admission/extension-enrollmentExtension Enrollment
/admission/international-admis...International Admission
/admission/transfer-admissionTransfer Admission
/admission/affordabilityAffordability & Financial Aid
/ucla-in-the-communityUCLA IN THE COMMUNITY
/ucla-in-the-community/Text duplicate Overview
/ucla-in-the-community/communi...Community Programs & Partnerships
/ucla-in-the-community/k-12-ed...K-12 Education Programs & Resources
/ucla-in-the-community/academi...Academic Programs
/ucla-in-the-community/health-...Health Care
/ucla-in-the-community/arts-an...Arts & Culture
http://www.ucla.edu/the-artsTHE ARTS
http://www.ucla.edu/the-arts/Arts Overview
/the-arts/school-of-the-arts-a...School of the Arts and Architecture
/the-arts/school-of-musicHerb Alpert School of Music
/the-arts/school-of-theater-fi...School of Theater, Film and Television
/the-arts/performing-artsPerforming Arts
/the-arts/arts-in-the-communityArts In The Community
http://www.ucla.edu/campus-lifeCAMPUS LIFE
http://www.ucla.edu/campus-life/Text duplicate Overview
/campus-life/housing-and-diningHousing & Dining
/campus-life/la-lifestyleLA Lifestyle
/campus-life/health-and-safetyHealth & Safety
/campus-life/clubs-organizatio...Clubs, Organizations & Recreation
/campus-life/student-supportStudent Support
http://www.ucla.edu/health-systemHEALTH SYSTEM
/health-system/Text duplicate Overview
/health-system/for-patientsFor Patients
/health-system/for-healthcare-...For Healthcare Professionals
/health-system/continuing-educ...Text duplicate Continuing Education
/health-system/giving-back-to-...Giving Back to UCLA
http://www.ucla.edu/research/Text duplicate Overview
/research/research-across-campusResearch Across Campus
/research/undergraduate-researchUndergraduate Research
/research/graduate-researchGraduate Research
/research/entrepreneurshipResearch and Entrepreneurship
/research/librariesText duplicate Libraries
/research/administration-overviewAdministration Overview
http://giveto.ucla.edu/?utm_ca...External Subdomain Give
https://newsroom.ucla.edu/stor...External Subdomain UCLA Covid-19
https://www.bso.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Bruins Safe Online
https://www.cdc.gov/coronaviru...New window External COVID-19
https://ucla.in/3dVFR8IExternal PBS SERIES 'ASIAN AMERICANS' BECAME A UCLA-CENTRIC PROJECT UCLA filmmakers and scholars helped bring the insightful five-part series to life. 1 of 4
IMG-ALT A headshot of Wong Kim Ark, whose 1898 U.S. Supreme Court case led to a change in citizenship laws.
https://ucla.in/3fxXrBcExternal PARENTS GET HOME SCHOOLING TIPS FROM UCLA'S CENTER X EXPERTS UCLA teaching experts give parents tips on how to make home schooling simple, accessible and fun...
IMG-ALT A boy and girl work on school projects at home.
https://ucla.in/2YDhDf9External BEYONCÉ'S BEYGOOD INITIATIVE AND UCLA PARTNER TO EASE COVID-19 ANXIETY UCLA’s Depression Grand Challenge and BeyGOOD launch an online COVID-19 toolkit for me...
IMG-ALT A mom helps her son with home schooling.
https://ucla.in/2VT0OK9External HELP COVID-19 PATIENTS AND PROVIDERS WHO NEED YOU NOW Support patients and providers, address immediate needs and advance cross-campus efforts to address the...
IMG-ALT A healthcare worker wearing a medical mask looks at the camera.
https://ucla.in/2uJofMeExternal COVID-19 information for campus
IMG-ALT Coronavirus
https://ucla.in/3e2zFvOExternal New leader for Bruin athletics
IMG-ALT Martin Jarmond
https://ucla.in/3dXO24pExternal Tenants and landlords agree on this
IMG-ALT Apartment illustration
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/relea...External Subdomain For many Blacks and Latinos in L.A., neighborhood conditions make safer-at-home orders harder
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/relea...External Subdomain Scientists alter genes of innate immune cells with DNA-snipping tool
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/relea...External Subdomain Machine-learning model is helping CDC predict spread of COVID-19
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/relea...External Subdomain Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson's
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/relea...External Subdomain $5.75M grant to help researchers study role of obesity in development of pancreatic cancer
http://newsroom.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Enter Newsroom
http://happenings.ucla.edu/External Subdomain URL anchor text
http://happenings.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Enter Happenings
http://www.facebook.com/uclaExternal Facebook
http://twitter.com/uclaExternal Twitter
http://www.instagram.com/uclaExternal Instagram
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...External Snapchat
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/UCLAExternal YouTube
http://100.ucla.edu/?utm_campa...External Subdomain IMG-ALT UCLA 100 Years - Lighting the Way - Learn More
http://100.ucla.edu/?utm_campa...External Subdomain Text duplicate IMG-ALT UCLA 100 Years - Lighting the Way - Learn More
https://www.facebook.com/UCLA/External UCLA on Facebook
http://twitter.com/uclaExternal UCLA on Twitter
http://www.instagram.com/uclaExternal UCLA on Instagram
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...External UCLA on Snapchat
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External UCLA on LinkedIn
https://www.youtube.com/user/UCLAExternal UCLA on YouTube
http://www.ucla.edu/UCLA.edu Homepage
http://www.ucla.edu/about/careersText duplicate Careers
http://www.directory.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Directory
http://www.registrar.ucla.edu/...External Subdomain Academic Calendar
/maps-directions-parking/Maps, Directions
https://main.transportation.uc...External Subdomain Parking & Transportation
https://www.emergency.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Emergency
https://equity.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
/environment-and-sustainabilityEnvironment & Sustainability
http://www.truebruin.ucla.edu/External Subdomain True Bruin Statement
http://volunteer.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Volunteerism
http://luskinconferencecenter....External Subdomain Luskin Conference Center
https://www.events.ucla.edu/External Subdomain Event Planning
https://events.ucla.edu/filmin...External Subdomain Film Production
http://www.universityofcalifor...External University of California
http://www.ucla.edu/terms-of-useTerms of Use
https://ucla-gme-advocate.symp...External Subdomain Report Misconduct

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
The checked page does not redirect to another URL.
HTTP header
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.44 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 9 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (26 kB).

HTTP Response Header

content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
set-cookie44 Characters
expiresThu, 19 Nov 1981 08:52:00 GMT
cache-controlno-store, no-cache, must-revalidate, post-check=0, pre-check=0, max-age=86400, public, must-revalidate, proxy-revalidate
dateThu, 21 May 2020 16:01:03 GMT

External factors

(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 124,167 referring domains.
This website has 17,992,017 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 84,066 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.


User-agent: *
Disallow: /pdf/viewbook.pdf

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments

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

Search preview

UCLA advances knowledge, addresses pressing societal needs and creates a university enriched by diverse perspectives where all individuals can flourish.

Most important keywords

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