Uncw.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
80% 
Page quality
48% 
Page structure
60% 
Link structure
92% 
Server
58% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.95 s
File size
25.70 kB
Words
393
Media files
22
Number of links
87 internal / 14 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University of North Carolina Wilmington
The length of the page title is perfect. (354 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state's coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Our commitment to student engagement, creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible citizenship is expressed in our baccalaureate and master's programs, as well as doctoral programs in areas of expertise that serve state needs. Our culture reflects our values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation.
The meta description is too long: 3259 pixels from max. 1000 pixels.
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 character encoding is not specified in the HTTP header.
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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viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
descriptionThe University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state's coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Our commitment to student engagement, creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible citizenship is expressed in our baccalaureate and master's programs, as well as doctoral programs in areas of expertise that serve state needs. Our culture reflects our values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation.
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Page quality

Content
(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.
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 393 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
15.3% of the text are stop words.
The page contains a listing, which indicates a good text layout.
There are no duplicates on the site.
The average number of words per sentence of 16 words is good.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website 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 website 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 8 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.
HTTPS
(Somewhat important)
This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Giving Flight to Imagination
Too many H1 headings
Headings
(Important)
There are 30 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 Giving Flight to Imagination
H1 Student Focus
H1 Diversity
H1 Innovation
H1 Community Engagement
H1 Integrity
H1 Excellence
H1 17,499 Students
H1 1246 SAT
H1 1378 SAT Honors
H1 73% 6-Year Graduation Rate
H1 91% 6-YEAR PERSISTENCE RATE
H1 56 majors
H1 36 Master's Degrees
H1 4 Doctoral Degrees
H1 1 1 of 4 in UNC System
H1 5 Among Peers, Students Studying Abroad
H1 92 Top 100 Best Public National University
H1 6 BEST ONLINE BACHELOR'S PROGRAMS FOR VETERANS
H1 8 BEST ONLINE BACHELOR'S PROGRAMS
H2 News
H2 Events
H3 See 'Hawks
H3 We Are UNCW
H3 Provost Search
H3 Strategic Plan
H3 Virtual Tours
H3 Viewbook
H3 CHANCELLOR'S NEWSLETTER
H3 Global Reach
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
There are 2 links with a trivial anchor text.
The amount of internal links is ok.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are 14 external links on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://uncw.edu/IMG-ALT University of North Carolina Wilmington
https://uncw.edu/Anchor Skip UNCW Quicklinks
https://mail.uncw.edu/External Subdomain Email
https://www.uncw.edu/directory/Directory
http://myseaport.uncw.edu/External Subdomain mySeaport
https://uncw.edu/bot/Board of Trustees
https://www.uncw.edu/police/Campus Police
https://uncw.instructure.com/External Subdomain Canvas
https://www.uncw.edu/career/Career Center
https://www.uncw.edu/chancellor/Chancellor's Office
/www/consumerinfo.htmlConsumer Information
https://www.uncw.edu/diversity/Diversity
https://www.uncw.edu/dl/Distance Education
https://www.uncw.edu/finaid/Financial Aid
https://www.uncw.edu/forms/Forms
/healthservices/Health Services
https://www.uncw.edu/housing/Housing
https://www.uncw.edu/itsd/Information Technology
/hr/employment.htmlJobs
https://seanet.uncw.edu/TEAL/b...External Subdomain Leave Keeping
https://www.uncw.edu/policies/Policies & Procedures
https://www.uncw.edu/reg/Registrar
https://seanet.uncw.edu/External Subdomain SeaNet
https://uncw.edu/swoop/Swoop
/studentaccounts/tuition_fees....Tuition & Fees
https://www.uncw.edu/aboutuncwAbout UNCW
/uncwadmissions/Admissions
https://www.uncw.edu/global/Global
https://www.uncw.edu/officesOffices & Services
https://library.uncw.edu/External Subdomain Library
https://www.uncw.edu/finaid/Text duplicate Financial Aid
https://giving.uncw.edu/External Subdomain Give to UNCW
https://www.uncw.edu/studentsCurrent
/uncwadmissions/Future
https://www.uncw.edu/dlOnline
https://www.uncw.edu/military/Military
https://www.uncw.edu/parentsParents
https://www.uncw.edu/facultystaffFaculty & Staff
https://www.uncw.edu/alumniAlumni
https://www.uncw.edu/visitorsVisitors
https://www.uncw.edu/applyApply Now
https://uncw.edu/academicsAcademics
https://uncw.edu/researchResearch
https://uncw.edu/artsArts/Culture
https://www.uncw.edu/diversity/Diversity/Inclusion
http://www.uncwsports.com/External Athletics
/arts/presents/2019-2020/ailey...IMG-ALT Ailey dancers
/features/articles/living-clas...IMG-ALT Bee on a purple flower, student inspecting a plant
/features/articles/living-clas...Living Classrooms: Seedlings Sprout Learning
/news/2020/01/uncw-ranked-8th-...IMG-ALT New rankings
/profiles/wilder_susan.htmlIMG-ALT Sue Wilder
/profiles/wilder_susan.htmlWe Are UNCW: Susan Wilder
/features/articles/up_close_pr...IMG-ALT UNCW 2019 Lecturer of the Year Award: Up Close: How Carolina Priester Got Here
/features/articles/up_close_pr...Up Close: How Carolina Priester '01, '03M, '12Ph.D. Got Here
https://uncw.edu/academicsText duplicate Academics
https://uncw.edu/researchText duplicate Research
https://uncw.edu/artsText duplicate Arts/Culture
https://www.uncw.edu/diversity/Text duplicate Diversity/Inclusion
http://www.uncwsports.com/External Text duplicate Athletics
/profiles/bryant_ebony.htmlWe Are UNCW
IMG-ALT Ebony Bryant
/provostsearch/index.htmlProvost Search
IMG-ALT sunrise over campus
https://uncw.edu/strategicplan/Strategic Plan
IMG-ALT Strategic Plan
/admissions/virtualtour.htmlVirtual Tours
IMG-ALT Main Campus Tour
https://uncw.edu/viewbook/Viewbook
IMG-ALT clocktower
/aboutuncw/facts.html17,499 Students
/aboutuncw/facts.html1246 SAT
/aboutuncw/facts.html1378 SAT Honors
/aboutuncw/facts.html73% 6-Year Graduation Rate
/aboutuncw/facts.html91% 6-YEAR PERSISTENCE RATE
https://uncw.edu/56 majors
https://uncw.edu/36 Master's Degrees
https://uncw.edu/4 Doctoral Degrees
https://uncw.edu/rankings1 1 of 4 in UNC System
https://uncw.edu/rankings5 Among Peers, Students Studying Abroad
https://uncw.edu/rankings92 Top 100 Best Public National University
https://uncw.edu/rankings6 BEST ONLINE BACHELOR'S PROGRAMS FOR VETERANS
https://uncw.edu/rankings8 BEST ONLINE BACHELOR'S PROGRAMS
https://uncw.edu/news/index.rssIMG-ALT RSS feed
http://www.facebook.com/pages/...External IMG-ALT UNCW on Facebook
http://www.youtube.com/user/uncwExternal IMG-ALT UNCW on YouTube
http://twitter.com/uncwilmingtonExternal IMG-ALT UNCW on Twitter
https://www.instagram.com/uncw...External IMG-ALT UNCW on Instagram
/news/2020/01/UNCW-Issues-All-...UNCW Issues All-Clear Following Test of Siren, Emergency Communication Tools on Monday, Jan. 27
/news/2020/01/UNCW-CIE-to-Serv...UNCW CIE to Serve as Host Site of Wilmington “1 Million Cups” Chapter
/news/2020/01/UNCW-to-Host-Sec...UNCW to Host Second Cohort of International Scholars as Part of Fulbright Award
/news/2020/01/Film-Studies-Chi...Film Studies' Chip Hackler Named Member of Governor's Advisory Council on Film, Television and Digital Streaming
https://uncw.edu/newsTrivial anchor text
More
https://issuu.com/uncwmagazine...External IMG-ALT UNCW Mag Fall 2019
/events/2020/01/iran.htmlIran Conflict Panel Discussion
/events/2020/01/second.htmlThe Second City: Laughing for All the Wrong Reasons
/events/2020/01/ucra.htmlQuarterly Meeting of the University Community Relations Alliance
/events/2020/01/ccrss.htmlCoastal Community Resiliency Seminar Series
https://uncw.edu/events/Text duplicate Trivial anchor text
More
/chancellornewsletter/CHANCELLOR'S NEWSLETTER
IMG-ALT CHANCELLOR'S NEWSLETTER
/global/map/index.htmlGlobal Reach
IMG-ALT world map segment
https://uncw.edu/map/Campus Map
/emergencyandsafety/index.htmlEmergency & Safety
https://www.uncw.edu/bookstore/Bookstore
https://uncw.edu/www/about.htmlAbout this Site
/www/copyright.htmlCopyright Notice
/www/feedback.htmlFeedback

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://uncw.edu/"
HTTP header
(Important)
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
Performance
(Somewhat important)
The page response time of 0.95 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 only loads 3 CSS files. That's ok.
This website only loads 3 JavaScript files. That's good!
The file size of the HTML document is fine (26 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
content-length7296
content-typetext/html
content-encodinggzip
last-modifiedMon, 27 Jan 2020 17:16:09 GMT
etagW/"56f1cd7735d5d51:0"
varyAccept-Encoding
serverMicrosoft-IIS/10.0
x-powered-byASP.NET
dateMon, 27 Jan 2020 17:24:44 GMT
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 16,645 referring domains.
This website has 832,384 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 13,049 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

Sitemap: http://uncw.edu/www/sitemap.xml

Sitemap: http://uncw.edu/marinequest/sitemap.xml

User-agent: *
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Disallow: */_mm/
Disallow: */_notes/
Disallow: */_baks/
Disallow: */MMWIP/
Disallow: *.csi
Disallow: */newsite
Disallow: */-old
Disallow: */-archive
Disallow: */policies/documents/02340FREEDOMOFEXPRESSIONNONUfinal.pdf
Disallow: */prehealth/
Disallow: */research/oic
Disallow: */itsd//living/gameconsole.html
Disallow: */itsd//working/webSelectSurvey.html
Disallow: */itsd//help/cbt.html
Disallow: */itsd//
Disallow: */TakeSurveyError.aspx?SurveyID=98KH35mML&Reason=2
Disallow: */TakeSurveyError.aspx?SurveyID=98KH372ML&Reason=2
Disallow: */TakeSurveyError.aspx*
Disallow: */research/compliance/*
Disallow: */*catoid=3&
Disallow: */*catoid=4&
Disallow: /alumni/
Disallow: /Ed/dropout/documents/newsletter/Newsletter_Spring2017.pdf
Disallow: /engagement/serve/index.html
Disallow: /chhstalk/2017/03/engagesenc.html
Disallow: /chhs/community/sencrhc.html
Disallow: /chhs/community/facultyfocus.html
Disallow: /news/2016/10/uncw-conference-puts-spotlight-on-community-engagement.html
Disallow: /chhstalk/2017/03/index.html
Disallow: /ssarc/resources.html
Disallow: /noharm/
Disallow: /phy/about/wagner.html
Disallow: /sparc/about/clubs/10M.html
Disallow: /sparc/about/clubs/5M.html
Disallow: /sparc/about/clubs/1M.html
Disallow: /studentaccounts/instatetuitionandfees.html
Disallow: /housing/students/room-signup.html
Disallow: /international/esl
Disallow: /ehs/documents/msdslog

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 North Carolina Wilmington
https://uncw.edu/
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state's coastal university, is dedicated to the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. Our commitment to student engagement, creative inquiry, critical thinking, thoughtful expression and responsible citizenship is expressed in our baccalaureate and master's programs, as well as doctoral programs in areas of expertise that serve state needs. Our culture reflects our values of diversity and globalization, ethics and integrity, and excellence and innovation.

Most important keywords

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university56%Check
Carolina Wilmington51%Check
Student47%Check
PROGRAMS45%Check
UNCW44%Check
North Carolina Wilmington44%Check
Global42%Check
Doctoral40%Check
Diversity40%Check
Excellence40%Check

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