Uky.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
85% 
Page structure
61% 
Link structure
37% 
Server
31% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.40 s
File size
99.30 kB
Words
1812
Media files
9
Number of links
108 internal / 152 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
Home | University of Kentucky
The length of the page title is perfect. (273 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The meta description is missing.
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.uky.edu/
There is a valid canonical link 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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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
These Typos were found:
  • competiveness => competitiveness
This page contains 1812 words. That's ok.
31.3% 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.
12 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 24.45 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This page does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" is provided.
This page only loads 1 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 36 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)
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.
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

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...2-08/Meryum.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=Aos6jZoWPicture of Siddiqi’s hands designing on her iPad.
...06/Diabetes.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=7au9tWeQUK Diabetes Patient Sitting at Computer
...-05/NURSING.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=4fpwL0bkUK Nursing Students Standing for Photo
...Information.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=xyzBRuP8Student Getting Information from UK Wellness Booth
...Vaccination.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=WGnA7uubA Person Receiving a Covid-19 Vaccination
...-06/Testing.jpg?h=167fceb1&itok=DpVaqBqwUK Student Being Tested for Covid-19

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
About UK
Too many H1 headings
The H1 heading is too short (8 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
There are 26 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 About UK
H1 Academics
H1 Admissions
H1 Athletics
H1 Current Students
H1 Research
H1 UK HealthCare
H1 Helping Students Invest in Themselves
H1 THE MOMENT IS NOW
H1 Wildcats Don't Wait
H2 Megamenu
H2 IN THE NEWS
H2 COVID-19
H2 PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS
H2 EXPLORE YOUR WILDEST AMBITIONS
H2 By The Numbers
H2 Follow us on social media
H3 Alum Finds Viral Business Success Using UK-Issued iPAD
H3 Barnstable Brown Team Helps Patient Take Control of Her Health
H3 Stepping Up Amidst Nursing Shortage
H3 COVID-19 Guidance
H3 COVID-19 Vaccines
H3 Covid-19 Testing
H3 $3.1 Billion
H3 1 of 8
H3 3.68
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The number of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links are not using dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (152) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor Skip to main
https://www.uky.edu/University of Kentucky®
A-TITLE Back to University of Kentucky home page
https://www.ukalumni.net/External Alumni
/Admission/applicationApply
https://uky.campuslabs.com/eng...External Subdomain BBNvolved
http://uknow.uky.edu/calendarExternal Calendar
https://www.uky.edu/canvas/Canvas
http://www.uky.edu/Directory/Directory
/faculty-and-staff/Faculty & Staff
http://www.uky.edu/philanthropy/Give
http://www.uky.edu/Graphics/Graphic Standards
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employmentJobs
http://libraries.uky.edu/External Libraries
https://www.uky.edu/linkbluelinkblue
https://registrar.uky.edu/External Registrar
http://www.uky.edu/Index/Site Index
https://techhelpcenter.uky.edu/External Tech Help Center
http://www.uky.edu/EM/UKAlert/UK Alert
https://myuk.uky.edu/External My UK
A-TITLE Log into the myUK portal
https://www.uky.edu/University of Kentucky
http://applyuk.com/External APPLY
https://uky.networkforgood.com...External Subdomain GIVE
https://visit.uky.edu/External VISIT
https://www.uky.edu/uk4ky#UK4KY
http://www.visitlex.com/External About Lexington
https://www.uky.edu/accreditationAccreditation
/administrationAdministration
https://coldstream.uky.edu/External Coldstream Research
https://commencement.uky.edu/External Commencement
/community-and-engagementCommunity & Engagement
https://www.uky.edu/contact-ukContact UK
https://dei.uky.edu/External Diversity
https://www.uky.edu/edc/Economic Development Collaborative
https://www.uky.edu/esportsEsports
http://exploreuk.uky.edu/External Explore UK
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsTraditions
https://pres.uky.edu/strategic...External Mission Statement
https://www.uky.edu/glanceNational Rankings
/studentservices/PFA/parent-an...Parent Association
https://www.uky.edu/smartcampus/Smart Campus
/sustainability/Sustainability
https://uknow.uky.edu/External UKNow
/registrar/content/academic-ca...Academic Calendar
https://www.ca.uky.edu/External College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
https://www.as.uky.edu/External College of Arts and Sciences
https://gatton.uky.edu/External Gatton College of Business and Economics
https://ci.uky.edu/ci/External College of Communication and Information
https://dentistry.uky.edu/External College of Dentistry
https://design.uky.edu/External College of Design
https://education.uky.edu/External College of Education
https://www.engr.uky.edu/External College of Engineering
https://finearts.uky.edu/External College of Fine Arts
https://www.uky.edu/chs/College of Health Sciences
https://law.uky.edu/External J. David Rosenberg College of Law
https://med.uky.edu/External College of Medicine
https://www.uky.edu/nursing/College of Nursing
https://pharmacy.uky.edu/External College of Pharmacy
https://www.uky.edu/publichealth/College of Public Health
https://socialwork.uky.edu/External College of Social Work
https://international.uky.edu/External International Center
https://www.uky.edu/honors/Lewis Honors College
https://libraries.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Libraries
https://martin.uky.edu/External Martin School of Public Policy and Administration
https://provost.uky.edu/External Office of the Provost
/pattersonschool/Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce
https://gradschool.uky.edu/External The Graduate School
/academics/online-programsUK Online
https://admission.uky.edu/External Undergraduate Admissions
/academics/online-programsText duplicate UK Online
https://www.visitlex.com/External Text duplicate About Lexington
https://dei.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Diversity
https://www.uky.edu/financialaid/Financial Aid
https://gradschool.uky.edu/wel...External Graduate School Admissions
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsHistory & Traditions
https://wildcatliving.uky.edu/External Campus Housing
https://international.uky.edu/...External Text duplicate International Center
/professional-schoolsProfessional School Students
https://uky.campusdish.com/External Subdomain UK Dining
/financialaid/scholarshipsScholarships
https://www.uky.edu/student-lifeStudent Life
https://admission.uky.edu/tran...External Transfer Students
/irads/interactive-fact-bookUK Fact Book
https://www.uky.edu/glanceUK at a Glance
https://www.uky.edu/veterans/Veterans Resource Center
https://visit.uky.edu/External Visit UK
https://www.uky.edu/recwell/Campus Recreation & Wellness
https://ukathletics.com/honors...External Hall of Fame
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsText duplicate History & Traditions
/recwell/intramuralsIntramural Sports
https://ukathletics.com/sports...External Licensing
https://www.ukteamshop.com/External Team Shop
https://ukathleticstix.com/External Ticket Office
https://ukathletics.com/External UK Athletics
https://gradschool.uky.edu/External Graduate Students
/professional-schoolsText duplicate Professional School Students
/academics/online-programsText duplicate UK Online
https://studentsuccess.uky.edu/External Student Success
/inclusiveexcellence/Inclusive...Inclusive Excellence Grants
https://uky.az1.qualtrics.com/...External Martin Luther King Center Diversity Organizations Council fund
http://www.uksga.org/funding/External Student Government Association (SGA) funding
https://www.research.uky.edu/External UK Research
https://www.research.uky.edu/v...External Office of the Vice President for Research
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Research Priorities
https://www.research.uky.edu/newsExternal Research News
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Research Analytics
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Resources for Researchers
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Centers & Institutes
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Core Facilities
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Corporate Partners
https://www.ccts.uky.edu/parti...External Participate in Research
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/External UK HealthCare Home
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/u...External University Health Service (Student & Employee Health)
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor Main Menu / Search
http://www.visitlex.com/External Text duplicate About Lexington
https://www.uky.edu/accreditationText duplicate Accreditation
/administrationText duplicate Administration
https://coldstream.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Coldstream Research
https://commencement.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Commencement
/community-and-engagementText duplicate Community & Engagement
https://www.uky.edu/contact-ukText duplicate Contact UK
https://dei.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Diversity
https://www.uky.edu/edc/Text duplicate Economic Development Collaborative
https://www.uky.edu/esportsText duplicate Esports
http://exploreuk.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Explore UK
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsText duplicate Traditions
https://pres.uky.edu/strategic...External Text duplicate Mission Statement
https://www.uky.edu/glanceText duplicate National Rankings
/studentservices/PFA/parent-an...Text duplicate Parent Association
https://www.uky.edu/smartcampus/Text duplicate Smart Campus
/sustainability/Text duplicate Sustainability
https://uknow.uky.edu/External Text duplicate UKNow
/registrar/content/academic-ca...Text duplicate Academic Calendar
https://www.ca.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Agriculture, Food and Environment
https://www.as.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Arts and Sciences
https://gatton.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Gatton College of Business and Economics
https://ci.uky.edu/ci/External Text duplicate College of Communication and Information
https://dentistry.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Dentistry
https://design.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Design
https://education.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Education
https://www.engr.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Engineering
https://finearts.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Fine Arts
https://www.uky.edu/chs/Text duplicate College of Health Sciences
https://law.uky.edu/External Text duplicate J. David Rosenberg College of Law
https://med.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Medicine
https://www.uky.edu/nursing/Text duplicate College of Nursing
https://pharmacy.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Pharmacy
https://www.uky.edu/publichealth/Text duplicate College of Public Health
https://socialwork.uky.edu/External Text duplicate College of Social Work
https://international.uky.edu/External Text duplicate International Center
https://www.uky.edu/honors/Text duplicate Lewis Honors College
https://libraries.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Libraries
https://martin.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Martin School of Public Policy and Administration
https://provost.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Office of the Provost
/pattersonschool/Text duplicate Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce
https://gradschool.uky.edu/External Text duplicate The Graduate School
/academics/online-programsText duplicate UK Online
https://admission.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Undergraduate Admissions
/academics/online-programsText duplicate UK Online
https://www.visitlex.com/External Text duplicate About Lexington
https://dei.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Diversity
https://www.uky.edu/financialaid/Text duplicate Financial Aid
https://gradschool.uky.edu/wel...External Text duplicate Graduate School Admissions
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsText duplicate History & Traditions
https://wildcatliving.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Campus Housing
https://international.uky.edu/...External Text duplicate International Center
/professional-schoolsText duplicate Professional School Students
https://uky.campusdish.com/External Subdomain Text duplicate UK Dining
/financialaid/scholarshipsText duplicate Scholarships
https://www.uky.edu/student-lifeText duplicate Student Life
https://admission.uky.edu/tran...External Text duplicate Transfer Students
/irads/interactive-fact-bookText duplicate UK Fact Book
https://www.uky.edu/glanceText duplicate UK at a Glance
https://www.uky.edu/veterans/Text duplicate Veterans Resource Center
https://visit.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Visit UK
https://www.uky.edu/recwell/Text duplicate Campus Recreation & Wellness
https://ukathletics.com/honors...External Text duplicate Hall of Fame
https://www.uky.edu/traditionsText duplicate History & Traditions
/recwell/intramuralsText duplicate Intramural Sports
https://ukathletics.com/sports...External Text duplicate Licensing
https://www.ukteamshop.com/External Text duplicate Team Shop
https://ukathleticstix.com/External Text duplicate Ticket Office
https://ukathletics.com/External Text duplicate UK Athletics
https://gradschool.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Graduate Students
/professional-schoolsText duplicate Professional School Students
/academics/online-programsText duplicate UK Online
https://studentsuccess.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Student Success
/inclusiveexcellence/Inclusive...Text duplicate Inclusive Excellence Grants
https://uky.az1.qualtrics.com/...External Text duplicate Martin Luther King Center Diversity Organizations Council fund
http://www.uksga.org/funding/External Text duplicate Student Government Association (SGA) funding
https://www.research.uky.edu/External Text duplicate UK Research
https://www.research.uky.edu/v...External Text duplicate Office of the Vice President for Research
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Text duplicate Research Priorities
https://www.research.uky.edu/newsExternal Text duplicate Research News
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Text duplicate Research Analytics
https://www.research.uky.edu/r...External Text duplicate Resources for Researchers
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Text duplicate Centers & Institutes
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Text duplicate Core Facilities
https://www.research.uky.edu/c...External Text duplicate Corporate Partners
https://www.ccts.uky.edu/parti...External Text duplicate Participate in Research
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/External Text duplicate UK HealthCare Home
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/u...External Text duplicate University Health Service (Student & Employee Health)
https://www.ukalumni.net/External Text duplicate Alumni
/Admission/applicationText duplicate Apply
https://uky.campuslabs.com/eng...External Subdomain Text duplicate BBNvolved
http://uknow.uky.edu/calendarExternal Text duplicate Calendar
https://www.uky.edu/canvas/Text duplicate Canvas
http://www.uky.edu/Directory/Text duplicate Directory
/faculty-and-staff/Text duplicate Faculty & Staff
http://www.uky.edu/philanthropy/Text duplicate Give
http://www.uky.edu/Graphics/Text duplicate Graphic Standards
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employmentText duplicate Jobs
http://libraries.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Libraries
https://www.uky.edu/linkblueText duplicate linkblue
https://registrar.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Registrar
http://www.uky.edu/Index/Text duplicate Site Index
https://techhelpcenter.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Tech Help Center
http://www.uky.edu/EM/UKAlert/Text duplicate UK Alert
https://myuk.uky.edu/External Text duplicate My UK
A-TITLE Log into the myUK portal
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor Back to Tabs
https://smartcampus.uky.edu/uk...External Learn More About UK Invests >
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor THE MOMENT IS NOW
http://uknow.uky.edu/campus-ne...External Apply Now for Fall 2023
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor Wildcats Don't Wait
https://uknow.uky.edu/campus-n...External Watch Why >
https://www.uky.edu/Anchor Helping Students Invest in Themselves
https://uknow.uky.edu/professi...External IMG-ALT Picture of Siddiqi’s hands designing on her iPad.
https://uknow.uky.edu/professi...External Alum Finds Viral Business Success Using UK-Issued iPAD
http://uknow.uky.edu/uk-health...External IMG-ALT UK Diabetes Patient Sitting at Computer
http://uknow.uky.edu/uk-health...External Barnstable Brown Team Helps Patient Take Control of Her Health
http://uknow.uky.edu/uk-health...External IMG-ALT UK Nursing Students Standing for Photo
http://uknow.uky.edu/uk-health...External Stepping Up Amidst Nursing Shortage
https://coronavirus.uky.edu/co...External IMG-ALT Student Getting Information from UK Wellness Booth
https://coronavirus.uky.edu/co...External COVID-19 Guidance
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/c...External IMG-ALT A Person Receiving a Covid-19 Vaccination
https://ukhealthcare.uky.edu/c...External COVID-19 Vaccines
/coronavirus/student-employee-...IMG-ALT UK Student Being Tested for Covid-19
/coronavirus/student-employee-...Covid-19 Testing
http://www.applyuk.com/External Text duplicate Apply
https://www.uky.edu/academics/Find your major
https://www.youvisit.com/uky/External Virtual tour
/admission/visitor-centerSchedule a tour
https://pres.uky.edu/strategic...External Text duplicate Mission Statement
http://maps.google.com/maps?f=...External Subdomain Directions
/cmp/emergency-notification-uk...Text duplicate UK Alert
https://www.uky.edu/contact-ukText duplicate Contact UK
https://visit.uky.edu/External Visitor Center
https://maps.uky.edu/campusmap/External Campus Map & Directions
http://twitter.com/universityofkyExternal Twitter
http://www.facebook.com/univer...External Facebook
https://www.instagram.com/univ...External Instagram
https://www.pinterest.com/univ...External Pinterest
http://www.youtube.com/univers...External YouTube
https://www.uky.edu/No Text
/equal-opportunity-university/An Equal Opportunity University
/accreditation/Text duplicate Accreditation
https://directory.uky.edu/External Text duplicate Directory
https://www.uky.edu/privacyPrivacy Policy
/web-accessibilityAccessibility
https://www.uky.edu/disclosuresDisclosures
https://www.uky.edu/directionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This page redirects to "https://www.uky.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
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.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time is slow (1.40 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 1 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (99 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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External factors

Blacklists
(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 51,940 referring domains.
This page has 6,613,055 backlinks.
This page has backlinks from 34,893 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
(Somewhat important)
The page has 0 shares, comments and likes on Facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
(Nice to have)
This website is listed on Webwiki.

Robots.txt

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Disallow: /Stats/Reports/
Disallow: /Libraries/shared/
Disallow: /Libraries/.shared/
Disallow: /Libraries/cache/
Disallow: /Libraries/templates_c/
Disallow: /design/index.php/member/
Disallow: /design/index.php/students/
User-Agent: Googlebot
Sitemap: http://www.uky.edu/CFFLS/welcome/sitemap.xml

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