Udel.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
93% 
Page structure
29% 
Link structure
31% 
Server
72% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.65 s
File size
83.40 kB
Words
835
Media files
41
Number of links
84 internal / 45 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University of Delaware
The length of the page title is perfect. (204 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University of Delaware is a diverse institution of higher learning, fostering excellence in research. UD has eight colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.
The meta description is too long: 1645 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

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twitter:descriptionThe University of Delaware is a diverse institution of higher learning, fostering excellence in research. UD has eight colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.
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og:titleUniversity of Delaware
og:descriptionThe University of Delaware is a diverse institution of higher learning, fostering excellence in research. UD has eight colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
This page contains 835 words. That's ok.
28.7% 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.
5 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 23.89 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, user-scalable=no" 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 17 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
3 images have no alt attribute. The content of alt attributes is used by search engines.
Social Networks
(Nice to have)
This website is optimized perfectly for social networks.
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
...in/graphics/udelLogoImages/logo-udel.pngUniversity of DelawareUniversity of Delaware
...ics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-visit.pngVisitVisit
...ics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-apply.pngApplyApply
...hics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-give.pngGiveGive
...cs/udelLogoImages/icon-header-search.pngSearchSearch
...ics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-visit.pngVisitVisit
...ics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-apply.pngApplyApply
...hics/udelLogoImages/icon-header-give.pngGiveGive
...cs/udelLogoImages/icon-header-search.pngSearchSearch
...ommon-clientlibs/img/ud-header-print.pngUniversity of Delaware Logo
...epage mobile screengrabs/Fall_still2.jpgNo alt attribute provided
...or/par_1/image.img.jpg/1603737714890.jpgStudent at laptopwinter-session-student
...or/par_1/image.img.jpg/1602602989488.jpgthe green at university of delaware in autumnBG_crop
...columngenerator/par_0/image.img.jpg/udelCAS-Biden_Institute-Register_to_Vote_Day-092419CAS-Biden_Institute-Register_to_Vote_Day-092419
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...rator_633459868/par_1/image.img.jpg/udelIbram X. KendiIbram X. Kendi
...cs/udelLogoImages/udaily-logo-header.pngUDaily
.../calloutValues.img.jpg/1602511553568.jpgBlake Armentanofb-2-blake-armentano-panel-800x420
...cs/delaware-first/BlueHenStrong_type.pngNo alt attribute provided
...r/globalfooter.img.png/1594761913089.pngud-monogram-2018ud-monogram-2018
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...raphy/events/doctoral-hooding-footer.jpgTwo doctoral hooding event attendees
...ple/students/major-finder-bme-footer.jpgStudent working in biomedical engineering lab
...ography/events/i-heart-ud-day-footer.jpgAlumni & Friends
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
.../main/graphics/socialIcons/instagram.pngInstagramInstagram
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/youtube.pngYoutubeYoutube
...ain/graphics/socialIcons/pininterest.pngPinterestPinterest
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/linkedin.pngLinkedinLinkedin
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
.../main/graphics/socialIcons/instagram.pngInstagramInstagram
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/youtube.pngYoutubeYoutube
...ain/graphics/socialIcons/pininterest.pngPinterestPinterest
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/linkedin.pngLinkedinLinkedin
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Welcome to the University of Delaware
The H1 heading contains the words Welcome to! Use important keywords instead.
Headings
(Important)
There are 44 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.
Some headings do not have any content.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Welcome to the University of Delaware
H2 Return to Campus
H2 2021 Winter Session
H2 Become a Blue Hen
H2 Blue Hens Vote
H2 10/26: How to be an Antiracist
H2 The latest news from the University of Delaware
H2 Today's Stories
H2 What's Trending @ UD
H2 It's up to all of us to Protect The Flock.
H2 400+ Academic Experts
H2 One Fund. One Purpose. One Blue Hen Community.
H3 Visit Return Website >
H3 Read Frequently Asked Questions >
H3 Empty heading
H3 Registration for Winter Session is underway. Most courses will be delivered online, with 150 new sections available and nearly 1,500 additional seats this winter.
H3 Read More >
H3 Register >
H3 Apply Today >
H3 Major Finder >
H3 Virtual Visit >
H3 More UD Events
H3 Social Media Directory >
H3 UD experts are renowned for their expertise, research and diverse opinions.
H3 More UD Experts >
H3 Empty heading
H3 When Blue Hens face challenges, we face them together. Join fellow Blue Hens in supporting UD students suffering hardships as a result of the pandemic.
H3 Make a Gift
H3 More info
H3 EXPLORE
H3 ACADEMICS
H3 SERVICES
H3 CONNECT
H4 It's been a challenging year, but we're ready for a fresh start in 2021 with more face-to-face classes, more students living in residence halls, and more on-campus activities.
H4 Applications for 2021 admission to UD are now open.
H4 Empty heading
H4 As a Blue Hen, we'll help you make your big ideas come to life. Apply today to be a part of our community of talented, driven and passionate Blue Hens.
H4 Blue and Golden Virtual Open House
H4 The University of Delaware community is an engaged one: UD was ranked 3rd in the nation among all colleges and universities for civic engagement and total TurboVote sign-ups during National Voter R...
H4 UD is proud to welcome the author of New York Times Bestseller How To Be An Antiracist, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, for a virtual conversation on race in America.
H4 Empty heading
H4 Join us for a conversation on this important issue with the expert who wrote the book on it.
H4 Empty heading
H4 10/26 Event Details & Registration
H4 Whether you are in Newark or at home this fall, be sure to follow all guidelines to keep your community healthy and safe.
H4 Empty heading
H4 Wear a face covering, monitor your symptoms, and maintain physical distancing of at least six feet apart.
H4 Empty heading
H4 We'll get through this together.
H4 Empty heading
H4 Visit Return Website
H4 A.R. SIDERS
H5 Empty heading
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 (45) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
/home/coronavirus/return/More information
https://www.udel.edu/Anchor Skip to site content
https://www.udel.edu/home/IMG-ALT University of Delaware
/about/visit/?utm_source=homep...IMG-ALT Visit
A-TITLE Visit
/apply/?utm_source=homepage&ut...IMG-ALT Apply
A-TITLE Apply
/alumni-friends/give/?utm_sour...IMG-ALT Give
A-TITLE Give
https://my.udel.edu/External Subdomain MyUD
A-TITLE MyUD
http://www1.udel.edu/maps/External Subdomain Maps
A-TITLE Maps
http://www1.udel.edu/peoplesea...External Subdomain People Directory
A-TITLE People Directory
https://www1.udel.edu/mail/External Subdomain Email
A-TITLE Email
/faculty-staff/human-resources...Careers
A-TITLE Careers
https://library.udel.edu/External Subdomain Library
A-TITLE Library
https://www.udel.edu/home/a-z/A-Z Index
A-TITLE A-Z Index
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/News
A-TITLE News
https://events.udel.edu/External Subdomain Events
A-TITLE Events
/about/visit/?utm_source=homep...Text duplicate IMG-ALT Visit
A-TITLE Visit
/apply/?utm_source=homepage&ut...Text duplicate IMG-ALT Apply
A-TITLE Apply
/alumni-friends/give/?utm_sour...Text duplicate IMG-ALT Give
A-TITLE Give
https://my.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate MyUD
A-TITLE MyUD
http://www1.udel.edu/maps/External Subdomain Text duplicate Maps
A-TITLE Maps
http://www1.udel.edu/peoplesea...External Subdomain Text duplicate People Directory
A-TITLE People Directory
https://www1.udel.edu/mail/External Subdomain Text duplicate Email
A-TITLE Email
/faculty-staff/human-resources...Text duplicate Careers
A-TITLE Careers
https://library.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
A-TITLE Library
https://www.udel.edu/home/a-z/Text duplicate A-Z Index
A-TITLE A-Z Index
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/Text duplicate News
A-TITLE News
https://events.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Events
A-TITLE Events
https://www.udel.edu/about/About UD
/about/leadership/Leadership
/about/mission/Mission
https://www.udel.edu/about/visit/Experience UD
/about/ud-state-delaware/UD and the State of Delaware
/about/history/History
/about/facts-figures/Facts & Figures
/about/ud-community/UD Community
https://www.udel.edu/apply/Prospective Students
/apply/career-outcomes/Success After UD
/apply/undergraduate-admissions/Undergraduate Admissions
http://grad.udel.edu/External Subdomain Graduate Admissions
http://www.pcs.udel.edu/External Subdomain Professional & Continuing Studies
http://online.udel.edu/External Subdomain Online Programs
https://www.udel.edu/students/Current Students
https://events.udel.edu/calend...External Subdomain Academic Calendar
/students/reslife/Housing
/students/student-financial-se...Finances & Aid
https://www.advising.udel.edu/External Subdomain Advising
/faculty-staff/Faculty & Staff
/content/udel/en/faculty-staff...Text duplicate Careers
/faculty-staff/experts/Experts
/faculty-staff/employee-resour...Employee Resources
/alumni-friends/Alumni & Friends
/alumni-friends/connect/Connect
/alumni-friends/give/Text duplicate Give
/alumni-friends/resources/Resources
/alumni-friends/about/About
https://www.udel.edu/academics/Academics
/academics/colleges/Colleges
https://library.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
/academics/programs/Programs
/academics/go-global/Go Global
/research-innovation/Research & Innovation
https://research.udel.edu/External Subdomain Research at UD
/research-innovation/horn/Horn Entrepreneurship
/research-innovation/star/STAR Campus
https://www.udel.edu/athletics/Athletics
http://www.bluehens.com/?utm_s...External BlueHens.com
/home/coronavirus/return/Visit Return Website >
/home/coronavirus/return/faq/Read Frequently Asked Questions >
/udaily/2020/october/winter-se...Read More >
http://www1.udel.edu/winter/External Subdomain Register >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Apply Today >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Major Finder >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Virtual Visit >
https://apply.udel.edu/portal/...External Subdomain Register for Blue and Golden
/udaily/2020/october/delaware-...Delaware Debates
/udaily/2020/october/poll--dem...Poll: Democrats lead by big margins in Delaware
/udaily/2020/september/blue-he...Civic engagement workshop series
https://events.udel.edu/event/...External Subdomain 10/26 Event Details & Registration
https://events.udel.edu/event/...External Subdomain IMG-ALT Ibram X. Kendi
https://events.udel.edu/External Subdomain More UD Events
/udaily/2020/october/student-c...Cycling into the new normal Starting a business while still a college student isn't an easy feat under any circumstances. But just two weeks after University...
IMG-ALT Blake Armentano
/udaily/2020/october/winter-se...Winter Session 2021
A-TITLE Winter Session 2021
/udaily/2020/october/screentim...Story time during the pandemic
A-TITLE Story time during the pandemic
/udaily/2020/october/candy-sur...Spooky effects of COVID-19 on Halloween
A-TITLE Spooky effects of COVID-19 on Halloween
/udaily/2020/october/alumni-as...High achievers
A-TITLE High achievers
/udaily/2020/october/new-laird...Preserving key communications
A-TITLE Preserving key communications
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/More UD News
/home/ocm/digital/social-media...Social Media Directory >
/home/coronavirus/return/Visit Return Website
/faculty-staff/experts/ar-siders/More about A.R. Siders
/faculty-staff/experts/More UD Experts >
https://ud.alumniq.com/giving/...External Subdomain Make a Gift
/alumni-friends/give/where-to-...Anchor More info
https://www.udel.edu/udphotos/Explore UD in Photos
IMG-ALT Two doctoral hooding event attendees
A-TITLE Two doctoral hooding event attendees
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Find your passion: Major Finder
IMG-ALT Student working in biomedical engineering lab
A-TITLE Student working in biomedical engineering lab
/alumni-friends/Alumni & Friends: Give to UD and Connect
IMG-ALT Alumni & Friends
A-TITLE Alumni & Friends
https://www.udel.edu/home/UD Home
https://www.udel.edu/about/About Us
A-TITLE About Us
https://www.udel.edu/athletics/Text duplicate Athletics
A-TITLE Athletics
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/UDaily
A-TITLE UDaily
http://www1.udel.edu/admission...External Subdomain Virtual Tour
A-TITLE Virtual Tour
/faculty-staff/human-resources...Employment
A-TITLE Employment
/apply/undergraduate-admissions/Text duplicate Undergraduate Admissions
A-TITLE Undergraduate Admissions
http://grad.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Graduate Admissions
A-TITLE Graduate Admissions
/academics/colleges/Text duplicate Colleges
A-TITLE Colleges
http://library.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
A-TITLE Library
/research-innovation/Research
A-TITLE Research
/home/legal-notices/accessibil...Accessibility Notice
A-TITLE Accessibility Notice
https://www1.udel.edu/peoplese...External Subdomain Text duplicate People Directory
A-TITLE People Directory
https://my.udel.edu/External Subdomain My UD
A-TITLE My UD
https://www1.udel.edu/police/External Subdomain Campus Safety
A-TITLE Campus Safety
https://www.udel.edu/home/a-z/A to Z Index
A-TITLE A to Z Index
/home/contact-ud/Contact Us
https://goo.gl/maps/kYvTqC5k5okExternal No Text
https://twitter.com/UDelawareExternal IMG-ALT Twitter
A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/udela...External IMG-ALT Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/udel...External IMG-ALT Instagram
A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/univde...External IMG-ALT Youtube
A-TITLE Youtube
https://www.pinterest.com/udel...External IMG-ALT Pinterest
A-TITLE Pinterest
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External IMG-ALT Linkedin
A-TITLE Linkedin
https://twitter.com/UDelawareExternal Text duplicate IMG-ALT Twitter
A-TITLE Twitter
https://www.facebook.com/udela...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Facebook
A-TITLE Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/udel...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Instagram
A-TITLE Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/univde...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Youtube
A-TITLE Youtube
https://www.pinterest.com/udel...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Pinterest
A-TITLE Pinterest
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT Linkedin
A-TITLE Linkedin
/home/comments/Comments
/home/legal-notices/Legal Notices
/home/legal-notices/accessibil...Accessibility

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.udel.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 0.65 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 10 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (83 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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accept-rangesbytes
cache-controlno-cache="set-cookie"
content-encodinggzip
content-typetext/html;charset=utf-8
dateTue, 27 Oct 2020 01:21:17 GMT
etag"14da1-5b29ae91cb270-gzip"
last-modifiedMon, 26 Oct 2020 23:01:29 GMT
serverApache
set-cookie164 Characters
set-cookie189 Characters
varyHost,Accept-Encoding,User-Agent
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
x-dispatcherdispatcher1useast1
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-vhostpublish
content-length16168
connectionkeep-alive
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 75,335 referring domains.
This website has 3,920,632 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 47,389 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

User-Agent: *
Disallow: /images

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,982

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

Search preview

www.udel.edu
University of Delaware
The University of Delaware is a diverse institution of higher learning, fostering excellence in research. UD has eight colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Delaware88%Check
University86%Check
State Delaware63%Check
UD experts59%Check
Welcome54%Check
college50%Check
National50%Check
Colleges50%Check
Research50%Check
Blue49%Check

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