Uidaho.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
Page quality
Page structure
Link structure
External factors
SEO Score
Response time
1.51 s
File size
35.20 kB
Media files
Number of links
121 internal / 23 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

(Critically important)
University of Idaho - Offering top-ranked programs in the Northwest
The page title should be shorter than 580 pixels. It is 603 pixels long. Optimize title
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
Recognized for value, sustainability and research-driven innovation, the Land-Grant university educates for a bold future. Because the world needs Idaho.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (944 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
Server location: United States of America
The language is not specified in the HTML markup.
Alternate/Hreflang Links
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There are no alternate links specified on this page.
Other meta tags
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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
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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
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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

descriptionRecognized for value, sustainability and research-driven innovation, the Land-Grant university educates for a bold future. Because the world needs Idaho.
GaCategoryUniversity of Idaho - Offering top-ranked programs in the Northwest
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Page quality

(Critically important)
Some words from the page title are not used within the pages content
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
This page contains 502 words. That's ok.
19.9% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
4 paragraphs were found on this page.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 16 words is good.
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
At least one Apple touch icon is specified.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
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)
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
...efault-placeholders/u-of-i-logo-2018.svgUniversity of Idaho official logo
...ault-placeholders/i-banner-gold-2018.svgUniversity of Idaho - I Banner
...e/Images/home/Global-Headers/3d-tour.jpgAn aerial view of the University of Idaho's Moscow campus.
.../Images/home/Global-Headers/cs-bikes.jpgTwo students ride down Greek Row in the fall, amid changing leaves.
...e/Images/home/Global-Headers/parents.jpgA mother and son stand on the practice field of the ASUI-Kibbie Activity Center.
...mages/home/Global-Headers/homecoming.jpgThe homecoming fireworks
...mages/home/Global-Headers/vandalstar.jpgA student works at a computer
...paigns/global/best-value-stat-badge.aspxNumber one best value public university in the West. -U.S. News and World Report

Page structure

H1 heading
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Make Beauty
The H1 heading is too short (11 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Some headings occur twice on the page.
There are 28 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Make Beauty
H2 Resources Available
H2 Planning His Future
H2 Wrestling With Politics
H2 Explore U of I
H2 Recreation and Wellbeing Activities
H3 Virtual Tour
H3 Explore
H3 More Resources
H3 Take Action
H3 Title IX
H3 Get Involved
H3 Resources
H3 Top Links
H3 Upcoming Events
H3 Stay Connected
H3 Resources Duplicate text
H3 More Resources Duplicate text
H3 Homecoming
H3 Benefits and Services
H3 Get Involved Duplicate text
H3 Stay Connected Duplicate text
H3 VandalStar
H3 Common Tools
H3 Resources Duplicate text
H3 Services
H3 Topic Areas
H3 Resources Duplicate text
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 number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
There are 23 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.uidaho.edu/Anchor Skip to content
https://www.uidaho.edu/IMG-ALT University of Idaho official logo
https://www.uidaho.edu/admissionsProspective Students
/current-studentsCurrent Students
/governance/faculty-staffFaculty & Staff
/admissions/visit-idaho/virtua...Explore now
https://uidaho.emsicc.com/External Subdomain Discover a Career
/degree-finderFind a Major
/student-lifeExperience U of I Life
/admissions/admittedAdmitted Students
/admissions/internationalInternational Students
/student-affairs/parentsText duplicate Parents
/financial-aidFind Financial Aid
/registrar/calendarView Deadlines
/admissions/apply/admissions-c...Find Your Rep
/admissions/applyText duplicate Apply
/admissions/rfiRequest Info
/admissions/visit-idahoText duplicate Visit
/ocri/title-nineRead about Title IX.
/current-students/student-invo...Clubs & Volunteer Opportunities
/current-students/recwellRecreation and Wellbeing
/current-students/student-invo...Student Government
/current-students/sustainabilityStudent Sustainability Cooperative
/current-students/academic-sup...Academic Assistance
/infrastructure/pssSafety & Security
/current-students/career-servicesCareer Services
/current-students/health-wellnessHealth & Wellness Services
/ocri/title-nineTitle IX
/registrar/registrationRegister for Classes
/registrar/calendarDates & Deadlines
/financial-aidFinancial Aid
http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain U of I Library
https://canvas.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Access Canvas
https://vandals.uidaho.edu/?ut...External Subdomain Check Email
https://vandalweb.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Log in to VandalWeb
https://vandalstar.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Log In To VandalStar
/student-affairs/eventsReview the events calendar.
https://www.uidaho.edu/eventsUpcoming Events
/student-affairs/parents/newsl...Vandal Family Newsletter
/news/here-we-have-idahoHere We Have Idaho Magazine
/financial-aidText duplicate Financial Aid
/student-life/live-on-campusLiving on Campus
/student-affairs/parents/safetyCampus Safety
/about/locations/moscowAbout Moscow
/current-students/student-invo...Get Involved
/student-affairs/dean-of-studentsContact the Dean of Students
/events/signature-events/homec...Check dates.
/current-students/career-servicesText duplicate Career Services
/alumni/get-involved/travelVandal Voyagers Program
/alumni/benefits-and-services/...Vandal License Plate
/alumni/benefits-and-services/...Submit Class Notes
https://www.uidaho.edu/givingMake a Gift
/alumni/eventsView Events
/alumni/get-involved/chaptersAlumni Chapters
/news/here-we-have-idahoUniversity Magazine
/alumni/benefits-and-services/...Alumni Newsletter
/alumni/updateUpdate Your Info
/alumni/get-involved/grow-the-...Nominate a Future Vandal
https://vandalstar.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Login to VandalStar.
/governance/policy/policies/apmAdministrative Procedures Manual (APM)
https://canvas.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Canvas
http://webpages.uidaho.edu/sch...External Subdomain Class Schedule
https://support.uidaho.edu/TDC...External Subdomain OIT Tech Support
/registrar/calendarAcademic Dates & Deadlines
http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate U of I Library
/infrastructure/pssText duplicate Safety & Security
/governance/faculty-staff/uiraU of I Retirees Association
/governance/faculty-senateFaculty Senate
/governance/staff-councilStaff Council
http://mail.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Access Email
https://vandalweb.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Access VandalWeb
/human-resourcesVisit Human Resources
/student-lifeStudent Life
http://govandals.com/External Athletics
https://directory.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Directory
https://www.uidaho.edu/az-indexA - Z
https://www.uidaho.edu/admissionsText duplicate Prospective Students
/current-studentsText duplicate Current Students
/student-affairs/parentsText duplicate Parents
https://www.uidaho.edu/alumniText duplicate Alumni
/governance/faculty-staffText duplicate Faculty & Staff
https://www.uidaho.edu/academicsText duplicate Academics
https://www.uidaho.edu/admissionsText duplicate Admissions
/student-lifeText duplicate Student Life
https://www.uidaho.edu/researchText duplicate Research
https://www.uidaho.edu/outreachText duplicate Outreach
https://www.uidaho.edu/aboutText duplicate About
https://www.uidaho.edu/presidentText duplicate Leadership
https://www.uidaho.edu/diversityText duplicate Diversity
http://govandals.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
https://www.uidaho.edu/eventsText duplicate Events
https://www.uidaho.edu/newsText duplicate News
https://directory.uidaho.edu/External Subdomain Text duplicate Directory
https://www.uidaho.edu/az-indexText duplicate A - Z
/admissions/apply?utm_campaign...Text duplicate Apply
/degree-finder?utm_campaign=br...Explore Degrees
https://www.uidaho.edu/Anchor continue to next section
/student-affairs/dean-of-stude...Counseling and Safety
/remember?utm_campaign=uidaho_...Vigils and Showing Support
/communications?utm_campaign=u...King Street Homicide Communications
/class/politics-and-philosophy...Trivial anchor text
Read More
/news/the-vandal-theoryListen Now
/events/meet-the-vandals?utm_c...Meet The Vandals
/admissions/apply/admissions-c...Get Admissions Help
/admissions/visit-idaho?utm_ca...Visit campus
/admissions/visit-idaho/virtua...View Virtual Tour
/current-students/recwell/clim...Basic Climbing Clinics
/current-students/recwell/outd...Winter Recreation
/current-students/vandal-healt...Guided Mindfulness
/vandal-health-clinic/coronavi...Stay Current on COVID-19 >
https://www.facebook.com/uidahoExternal Facebook
https://twitter.com/uidahoExternal Twitter
http://instagram.com/uidahoExternal Instagram
https://www.youtube.com/user/u...External YouTube
https://www.linkedin.com/schoo...External LinkedIn
https://www.uidaho.edu/U of I Home
https://www.uidaho.edu/aboutText duplicate About
https://www.uidaho.edu/academicsText duplicate Academics
https://www.uidaho.edu/admissionsText duplicate Admissions
http://govandals.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
https://www.uidaho.edu/diversityText duplicate Diversity
https://www.uidaho.edu/eventsText duplicate Events
https://www.uidaho.edu/governanceText duplicate Governance
https://www.uidaho.edu/outreachText duplicate Outreach
https://www.uidaho.edu/researchText duplicate Research
/student-lifeText duplicate Student Life
/brand/ucm/web-and-digital/web...Web Accessibility

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.uidaho.edu/"
HTTP header
The HTML page should be transferred using GZip compression.
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
No X-Powered HTTP header is sent.
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is very slow (1.51 seconds). The response time should be less than 0.4 seconds. Slow websites are bad for search engine bots and also result in bad user experience.
This page only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
This page only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (35 kB).

HTTP Response Header

content-typetext/html; charset=utf-8
set-cookie82 Characters
dateSun, 29 Jan 2023 23:26:38 GMT

External factors

(Nice to have)
This website is not classified "for adult only".
This page is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This page has backlinks from 21,848 referring domains.
This page has 1,502,754 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 15,532 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 5693 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.


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University of Idaho - Offering top-ranked programs in the Northwest
Recognized for value, sustainability and research-driven innovation, the Land-Grant university educates for a bold future. Because the world needs Idaho.

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