Udel.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
79% 
Page structure
43% 
Link structure
30% 
Server
60% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.76 s
File size
85.70 kB
Words
565
Media files
46
Number of links
75 internal / 54 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

  • Remove unnecessary words like welcome messages from your H1 heading.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used CSS files.Very important!
  • Try to reduce the number of used JavaScript files.Very 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!
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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 eight 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 1576 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 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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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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twitter:titleUniversity of Delaware
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)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 565 words. That's ok.
17.9% 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.
7 paragraphs were found on this page.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 19.56 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
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.
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 11 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)
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
...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
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...ple/students/PFW-Hen_Zone-101318-055.jpgNo alt attribute provided
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.../calloutValues.img.jpg/1571080108128.jpgRachel Peyser7954-Rachel-Peyser-Western-Wall-Jerusalem-800x533
...elImages/experts/kaminski-homepage-2.jpgNo alt attribute provided
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...r/globalfooter.img.png/1562773534980.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 labMajor Finder
...ography/events/i-heart-ud-day-footer.jpgAlumni & FriendsAlumni & Friends
...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
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...es/main/graphics/socialIcons/twitter.pngTwitterTwitter
...s/main/graphics/socialIcons/facebook.pngFacebookFacebook
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...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 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 Welcome to the University of Delaware
H2 Are you ready to be a Blue Hen?
H2 Parents and Family Weekend: Oct. 18-20
H2 Coral reef starter kit
H2 Research & Innovation
H2 The latest news from the University of Delaware
H2 Today's Stories
H2 Events
H2 Connect
H2 Homecoming 2019: Oct. 23-27
H2 400+ Academic Experts
H2 Empty heading
H3 Whatever your ambitions are, you can make them happen at the University of Delaware. In every one of our 150 majors, our nurturing faculty and supportive, energetic community will empower you to ma...
H3 Major Finder >
H3 Schedule a visit >
H3 Apply Today >
H3 University of Delaware invites Blue Hen families to campus for a weekend full of tradition and school spirit.
H3 All Events >
H3 Parents and Family Weekend Website >
H3 Sparking new ideas to solve today's problems.
H3 Read Research Magazine >
H3 More UD events >
H3 Alumni, students, families and friends are invited to celebrate our Blue Hen spirit at UD's Homecoming events
H3 Find events >
H3 Register Now >
H3 Homecoming website >
H3 Countdown to Homecoming
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 Thomas Kaminski
H3 A. R. Siders
H3 Campaign website >
H3 Thank you campaign donors >
H3 @UDelaware Instagram
H3 EXPLORE
H3 ACADEMICS
H3 SERVICES
H3 CONNECT
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.
2 links don't have an anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
There are too many external links (54) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
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
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://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
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
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/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
/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
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Major Finder >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Schedule a visit >
/apply/undergraduate-admission...Apply Today >
https://www.udel.edu/Anchor No Text
https://www.udel.edu/Anchor No Text
https://events.udel.edu/search...External Subdomain All Events >
https://sites.udel.edu/pfw/External Subdomain Parents and Family Weekend Website >
/udaily/2019/october/3D-printe...Continue Reading
https://research.udel.edu/2019...External Subdomain Innovation in motion UD researchers partner with Reebok to build a “smart” sports bra — a sports bra engineered to actually do its job! Read More
IMG-ALT Innovation-in-Motion-Feature
https://research.udel.edu/2019...External Subdomain A glimpse into UD discoveries Now in its fourth year, this annual exhibit offers a captivating glimpse into a vast world of discovery at the University of De...
IMG-ALT art-in-science
https://research.udel.edu/rese...External Subdomain Read Research Magazine >
/udaily/2019/october/human-ser...Working in Israel Two human services majors travelled to Israel during the summer of 2019, hoping to make a difference and prepare for careers beyond college...
IMG-ALT Rachel Peyser
/udaily/2019/october/tara-west...Author of ‘Educated’ to visit UD
A-TITLE Author of ‘Educated’ to visit UD
/udaily/2019/october/lizzie-si...Lock of Lizzie
A-TITLE Lock of Lizzie
/udaily/2019/october/labyrinth...Remembering the silent teachers
A-TITLE Remembering the silent teachers
/udaily/2019/october/3D-printe...Coral reef starter kit
A-TITLE Coral reef starter kit
/udaily/2019/october/Arabian-P...Fossil aquifers
A-TITLE Fossil aquifers
https://www.udel.edu/udaily/More UD News
https://events.udel.edu/External Subdomain More UD events >
https://twitter.com/UDelaware?...External Tweets by UDelaware
https://twitter.com/UDelaware?...External Text duplicate Tweets by UDelaware
https://www1.udel.edu/homecomi...External Subdomain Anchor Find events >
https://ud.alumniq.com/index.c...External Subdomain Register Now >
https://www1.udel.edu/homecoming/External Subdomain Homecoming website >
/faculty-staff/experts/thomas-...No Text
/faculty-staff/experts/thomas-...Thomas Kaminski
/faculty-staff/experts/ar-siders/No Text
/faculty-staff/experts/ar-siders/A. R. Siders
/faculty-staff/experts/View all UD Experts
http://delawarefirst.udel.edu/External Subdomain Campaign website >
http://delawarefirst.udel.edu/...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 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 0.76 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 4 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 12 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (86 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
accept-rangesbytes
content-encodinggzip
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
dateWed, 16 Oct 2019 10:34:03 GMT
etag"156e2-594f9d1cc66c2-gzip"
last-modifiedTue, 15 Oct 2019 21:39:31 GMT
serverApache
varyHost,Accept-Encoding,User-Agent
x-dispatcher2
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
x-vhostprod-publish
content-length15735
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 99,769 referring domains.
This website has 6,300,498 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 59,441 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
858

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 eight 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
University77%Check
Delaware77%Check
at UD59%Check
Research45%Check
diverse40%Check
to make39%Check
Undergraduate35%Check
Research Center35%Check
Find35%Check
Professional35%Check

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