Udel.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
77% 
Page quality
53% 
Page structure
43% 
Link structure
37% 
Server
63% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.74 s
File size
98.20 kB
Words
496
Media files
46
Number of links
73 internal / 48 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Very important! Only use 1 H1 Heading in your text.
  • Very important! Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.
  • Important! Improve the text of the meta description.
  • Important! The H1 heading should fit better to the page content. (Words from the heading are rarely used in the text)
  • Important! Use good alternative descriptions (alt attributes) for your images.
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Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University of Delaware
The page title is too short. (180 pixels 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 seven colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.
The meta description should be shorter than 1000 pixels. It is currently 1582 pixels long.
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
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 information
(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

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viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1, user-scalable=no
descriptionThe University of Delaware is a diverse institution of higher learning, fostering excellence in research. UD has seven 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 seven colleges, providing outstanding undergraduate, graduate and professional education, serving the local, regional, national and international communities.
og:imagehttps://www.udel.edu/content/dam/udelImages/main/graphics/udelLogoImages/logo-footer-udel.png
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
There are only 496 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
18.5% 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.
3 paragraphs were found on this page.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 19.33 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 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, user-scalable=no" is provided.
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)
13 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.
Ads
(Somewhat important)
No ads were found on this page.
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
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...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
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...cs/udelLogoImages/udaily-logo-header.pngNo alt attribute provided
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...r/globalfooter.img.png/1537796645225.pngud-monogram-2018ud-monogram-2018
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...oterImages/commencement-footer-image.jpg2015-ud-commencement
...oterImages/footer-image-major-finder.jpgMajor FinderMajor Finder
...delFooterImages/footer-alumni-friend.jpgAlumni & FriendsAlumni & Friends
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
.../main/graphics/socialIcons/instagram.pngInstagramInstagram
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...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/linkedin.pngLinkedinLinkedin
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
.../main/graphics/socialIcons/instagram.pngInstagramInstagram
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Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Explore, discover, decide
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
There are 36 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 Explore, discover, decide
H1 One university, many voices
H2 Select from more than 150 majors and find your passion at the University of Delaware
H2 The latest news from the University of Delaware
H2 Today's Stories
H2 Homecoming 2018: Thanks for the memories, #BlueHens!
H2 Celebrate Global Month
H2 Events
H2 Access to excellence
H2 Driven to Discover
H2 400+ Academic Experts
H2 Empty heading
H3 2019 Football schedule announced >
H3 Blue Hens climb in polls >
H3 Delaware Basketball schedule and tickets >
H3 Explore a world of opportunities on campus throughout November.
H3 What is Global Month? >
H3 Global Month events >
H3 World Scholars program >
H3 More UD events >
H3 JPMorgan Chase and the University of Delaware have partnered to launch the Spectrum Scholars program, expanding support for UD students with autism to empower them to have greater opportunities for...
H3 Read more
H3 At the University of Delaware, undergraduate students are offered an expansive menu of research and service opportunities from the laboratories to the fields.
H3 Find out more
H3 Renowned for their expertise, research and diverse opinions, University of Delaware experts regularly provide insight into breaking news and our world's greatest challenges.
H3 David Redlawsk
H3 Wendy Smith
H3 UD is a community where we celebrate our individual and collective achievements,
H3 where we respect diverse backgrounds, values and viewpoints.
H3 Campaign website >
H3 Thank you campaign donors >
H3 @UDelaware Instagram
H3 EXPLORE
H3 ACADEMICS
H3 SERVICES
H3 CONNECT
H4 Biden Institute: A conversation on race, gender & politics
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.
There are 1 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are too many external links (48) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
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://udel.onecampus.com/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
https://www.bluehens.com/External Athletics
A-TITLE Athletics
http://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://udel.onecampus.com/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
https://www.bluehens.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
A-TITLE Athletics
http://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-mission/Leadership & Mission
https://www.udel.edu/about/visit/Experience UD
/about/history/History
/about/facts-figures/Facts & Figures
/about/ud-community/UD Community
/about/values/Values
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/student-financial-se...Finances & Aid
/faculty-staff/Faculty & Staff
/content/udel/en/faculty-staff...Careers
/faculty-staff/experts/Experts
/faculty-staff/employee-resour...Employee Resources
/alumni-friends/Alumni & Friends
/alumni-friends/give/Text duplicate Give
http://www.udconnection.com/External Alumni
https://www.udel.edu/academics/Academics
/academics/colleges/Colleges
http://library.udel.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Library
/academics/programs/Programs
/research-innovation/Research & Innovation
/content/udel/en/udaily/researchResearch News
/research-innovation/horn/Horn Entrepreneurship
https://www.udel.edu/athletics/Text duplicate Athletics
http://www.bluehens.com/?utm_s...External BlueHens.com
https://www.udel.edu/home/Welcome to the University of Delaware
/majorfinder?utm_source=homepa...Major Finder
/udaily/2018/october/inventors...Celebrating Innovation at the University of Delaware UD recognized more than 225 inventors on campus for their efforts and contributions toward innovation an...
IMG-ALT Research-Celebrating_Innovation_Reception-102418
/udaily/2018/november/tara-tra...Human impact on the global nitrogen cycle
A-TITLE Human impact on the global nitrogen cycle
/udaily/2018/november/universi...Sharp Ship
A-TITLE Sharp Ship
/udaily/2018/november/landscap...UD Landscape Architecture teams up with Penn
A-TITLE UD Landscape Architecture teams up with Penn
/udaily/2018/november/bingjun-...Catalyzing Excellence
A-TITLE Catalyzing Excellence
/udaily/2018/november/mark-man...UD’s Mark Manno to 4-H Hall of Fame
A-TITLE UD’s Mark Manno to 4-H Hall of Fame
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/More UD News
https://bluehens.com/news/2018...External 2019 Football schedule announced >
https://bluehens.com/news/2018...External Blue Hens climb in polls >
https://oss.ticketmaster.com/a...External Subdomain Delaware Basketball schedule and tickets >
/udaily/2018/october/global-mo...What is Global Month? >
http://www1.udel.edu/global/ie...External Subdomain Global Month events >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...World Scholars program >
https://events.udel.edu/External Subdomain More UD events >
/udaily/2018/september/autism-...Trivial anchor text
Read more
/home/summer-undergrad-research/Find out more
https://www.udel.edu/Anchor No Text
https://www.udel.edu/Anchor No Text
/faculty-staff/experts/david-r...David Redlawsk
/faculty-staff/experts/wendy-s...Wendy Smith
/faculty-staff/experts/View all UD Experts
/about/values/Text duplicate Find out more
/udaily/2018/march/women-promi...Celebrating the achievements of UD women
http://delawarefirst.udel.edu/External Subdomain Campaign website >
http://www.delawarefirst.udel....External Subdomain Thank you campaign donors >
https://www.instagram.com/udel...External @UDelaware Instagram
https://www.udel.edu/udphotos/Explore UD in Photos
IMG-ALT 2015-ud-commencement
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/apply/undergraduate-admission...Find your passion: Major Finder
IMG-ALT Major Finder
A-TITLE Major Finder
/alumni-friends/Alumni & Friends: Browse events, Give to UD, Find classmates
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://udel.onecampus.com/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 0.74 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 12 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 (98 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
accept-rangesbytes
content-encodinggzip
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
dateThu, 08 Nov 2018 08:46:07 GMT
etag"188db-57a1a8bd5460a-gzip"
last-modifiedWed, 07 Nov 2018 22:21:57 GMT
serverApache
varyHost,Accept-Encoding,User-Agent
x-dispatcher1
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-vhostprod-publish
content-length17944
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 112,223 referring domains.
This website has 8,660,375 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 66,872 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

User-Agent: *
Disallow: /images

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

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

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Delaware63%Check
University63%Check
Research52%Check
diverse45%Check
discover45%Check
Explore45%Check
on campus40%Check
Graduate40%Check
Undergraduate40%Check
Excellence40%Check

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