Unl.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
95% 
Page quality
56% 
Page structure
70% 
Link structure
65% 
Server
59% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
0.68 s
File size
113.90 kB
Words
502
Media files
24
Number of links
35 internal / 125 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
The length of the page title is perfect. (281 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is the flagship public research university in Nebraska, and is a member of the Big Ten Conference. Home of the Huskers.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (972 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
Crawlability
(Critically important)
There are no problems in accessing the website.
Canonical URL
(Important)
https://www.unl.edu/welcome-nebraska/
The specified canonical link points to a different page.
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

NameValue
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theme-color#fefdfa
descriptionThe University of Nebraska–Lincoln is the flagship public research university in Nebraska, and is a member of the Big Ten Conference. Home of the Huskers.
abstractThe University of Nebraska–Lincoln is the flagship public research university in Nebraska, and is a member of the Big Ten Conference. Home of the Huskers.
keywordsbest college in nebraska, big ten conference, big ten, colleges in nebraska, nebraska, husker, go big red
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langen
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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Words from the H1 heading are not used in the page content.
No paragraphs were detected.
This page contains 502 words. That's ok.
13.5% 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.
No placeholders texts or images were found.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1, viewport-fit=cover" 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 10 tags for this page.
Image SEO
(Somewhat important)
1 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

URLAlt attributeTitle
...8.jpg?itok=R1FFrovN&timestamp=1582150984Columns lit red on campus
/images/icons/tl-nt-email.svgNo alt attribute provided
...-designchallenge-01-nt.jpg?itok=YoreIOiZThis link goes to the following story...
.../feeds/200214_SOU_117a.jpg?itok=pSvfj4GDThis link goes to the following story...
...ateofOURUniversity-4_0.jpg?itok=_Ekfm0LcThis link goes to the following story...
...eds/200219_1000words-3.jpg?itok=GAwir85ZThis link goes to the following story...
/images/splash/social/brandi.clement_1.jpgLied Center on a snowy day
/images/icons/icon-drone.svgicon of drone
data:[...] Base64Ronnie Green and winning speech students
/images/splash/social/lurxce.jpgstudent walking down the steps of architecture hall
/images/icons/svg/greek-column-white.svgicon of building column.
/images/splash/social/sammmuraii.jpgstudents outside PBA at commencement
/images/splash/social/josiahgonz.jpgStudents at a Husker basketball game
/images/icons/icon-events-star.svgevents icon with star.
data:[...] Base64Aerial view of students walking past Broyhill Fountain in the plaza north of the Nebraska Union
data:[...] Base64Students learning about plants
data:[...] Base64A woman constructing a modal building
data:[...] Base64A student working in a laboratory
data:[...] Base64A student holding a microeconomics text book
data:[...] Base64A student teaching a child to read
data:[...] Base64A student using a survey tool
data:[...] Base64A student dancing
data:[...] Base64Two students working in a newsroom
data:[...] Base64A student practicing consulting with a client

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Welcome to Nebraska
The H1 heading contains the words Welcome to! Use important keywords instead.
The H1 heading is too short (19 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The heading structure is perfect.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Welcome to Nebraska
H2 Search Form
H2 Glow Big Red
H2 News from Nebraska Today
H2 Nine Colleges. Infinite Possibilities.
H2 Affiliates
H2 Campus Links
H2 Policies & Reports
H3 Huskers score Big Ten design challenge victory
H3 State of Our U vision fuels positive response
H3 Strategic plan sets university's course to 2025, beyond
H3 From classroom to center stage: 'Thousand Words' showcases student talent
H3 Support your University
H3 Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
H3 Architecture
H3 Arts & Sciences
H3 Business
H3 Education & Human Sciences
H3 Engineering
H3 Hixson-Lied College of Fine & Performing Arts
H3 Journalism & Mass Communications
H3 College of Law
Baselink: https://www.unl.edu/
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
1 links don't have an 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 too many external links (125) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.unl.edu/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.unl.edu/University of Nebraska–Lincoln
https://shib.unl.edu/idp/profi...External Log In
https://search.unl.edu/External Search
https://www.unl.edu/No Text
https://www.unl.edu/Nebraska
https://search.unl.edu/External Text duplicate Search
https://shib.unl.edu/idp/profi...External Text duplicate Log In
https://www.unl.edu/about/About
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External News
https://www.unl.edu/admin/Administrative Units
https://www.unl.edu/depts/Colleges & Departments
https://www.unl.edu/chancellor/Office of the Chancellor
https://academicaffairs.unl.edu/External Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor
https://globalnebraska.unl.edu/External Global Nebraska
https://diversity.unl.edu/External Diversity & Inclusion
https://www.unl.edu/visitor/Visitor
/campus-preview/Campus Preview
https://maps.unl.edu/External Campus Maps
https://events.unl.edu/External Calendar of Events
https://www.unl.edu/lincolnAbout Lincoln
https://visit.unl.edu/External Anchor Affiliates
https://parentsassoc.unl.edu/External Parents Association
https://nufoundation.org/unlExternal Gifts to Your University
https://admissions.unl.edu/visit/External Schedule a Visit
https://www.unl.edu/prospective/Prospective Student
https://www.unl.edu/apply-now/Apply for Admission
https://admissions.unl.edu/External Undergraduate Admissions
https://admissions.unl.edu/visit/External Text duplicate Schedule a Visit
https://www.unl.edu/gradstudies/Graduate Studies
https://online.unl.edu/External Online & Distance Education
https://law.unl.edu/External Law
https://www.unl.edu/current/Current Student
http://myred.unl.edu/External MyRED
https://its.unl.edu/myunlExternal My.UNL
https://registrar.unl.edu/acad...External Academic Calendar
https://catalog.unl.edu/External Academic Catalog
https://myred.nebraska.edu/psc...External Subdomain Search for Classes
https://libraries.unl.edu/External Libraries
http://huskers.unl.edu/mail/External Student Email
https://involved.unl.edu/External Student Involvement
/faculty-staff/Faculty & Staff
https://firefly.nebraska.edu/External Subdomain Firefly (ESS)
http://directory.unl.edu/External Directory
https://hr.unl.edu/External Human Resources
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Nebraska Today
/facultysenate/Faculty Senate
http://mymail.unl.edu/External Web Email
https://bf.unl.edu/NUPoliciesP...External Policies
https://www.unl.edu/research/Research & Industry
http://research.unl.edu/External Office of Research & Economic Development
http://www.nutechventures.org/External NUtech Ventures
https://innovate.unl.edu/External Innovation Campus
http://research.unl.edu/indust...External Industry Relations
/nebraska-impact/Nebraska Impact
https://entrepreneurship.unl.edu/External Entrepreneurship
https://go.unl.edu/9y5eExternal Learn More
https://go.unl.edu/v6zfExternal Explore Admission
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Subscribe
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Huskers score Big Ten design challenge victory
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External IMG-ALT This link goes to the following story...
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External State of Our U vision fuels positive response
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT This link goes to the following story...
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Strategic plan sets university's course to 2025, beyond
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT This link goes to the following story...
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External From classroom to center stage: 'Thousand Words' showcases student talent
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Text duplicate IMG-ALT This link goes to the following story...
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External See more news at Nebraska Today
https://www.instagram.com/p/B7...External Photo by Instagram user @brandi.clement
IMG-ALT Lied Center on a snowy day
https://go.unl.edu/n5eaExternal Above And Beyond Innovative Drone Technology
IMG-ALT icon of drone
https://go.unl.edu/xm8oExternal IMG-ALT Ronnie Green and winning speech students
https://www.instagram.com/p/B6...External Photo by Instagram user @lurxce
IMG-ALT student walking down the steps of architecture hall
https://go.unl.edu/tkp9External N2025 Strategic Plan Read the Plan
IMG-ALT icon of building column.
https://www.instagram.com/p/B6...External Photo by Instagram user @sammmuraii
IMG-ALT students outside PBA at commencement
https://www.instagram.com/p/B7...External Photo by Instagram user @josiahgonz
IMG-ALT Students at a Husker basketball game
https://events.unl.edu/External Events See What's Next
IMG-ALT events icon with star.
https://go.unl.edu/m9efExternal money icon illustration of two coins with dollar signs Princeton Review Best Value School
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External heart ribbon icon illustration of ribbon with a heart in its center Top 100 Safest Colleges in America
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External star medal icon illustration of medal with a star in its center Military Times' Best Colleges
https://www.unl.edu/give/Donate Today
https://casnr.unl.edu/External Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources Directory
https://architecture.unl.edu/External Architecture
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Architecture Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Architecture Directory
https://cas.unl.edu/External Arts & Sciences
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Arts & Sciences Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Arts & Sciences Directory
https://business.unl.edu/External Business
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Business Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Business Directory
https://cehs.unl.edu/External Education & Human Sciences
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Education & Human Sciences Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Education & Human Sciences Directory
https://engineering.unl.edu/External Engineering
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Engineering Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Engineering Directory
https://arts.unl.edu/External Hixson-Lied College of Fine & Performing Arts
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Fine & Performing Arts Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Fine & Performing Arts Directory
https://journalism.unl.edu/External Journalism & Mass Communications
https://admissions.unl.edu/why...External Anchor Journalism Undergrad Majors
/gradstudies/prospective/progr...Anchor Text duplicate Grad Programs
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Journalism Directory
https://law.unl.edu/External College of Law
http://law.unl.edu/prospective...External Why Choose Nebraska Law
https://directory.unl.edu/depa...External Law Directory
https://www.unl.edu/No Text
https://inourgritourglory.unl....External No Text
/about/academic-partnerships/No Text
https://nebraska.edu/External No Text
https://maps.unl.edu/NUExternal University of Nebraska–Lincoln 1400 R Street Lincoln, NE 68588 US
https://www.facebook.com/UNLin...External No Text
https://twitter.com/UNLincolnExternal No Text
https://www.youtube.com/user/unlExternal No Text
https://www.instagram.com/unli...External No Text
https://www.linkedin.com/edu/s...External No Text
https://www.pinterest.com/unli...External No Text
https://www.snapchat.com/add/u...External No Text
https://go.unl.edu/spotifyExternal No Text
https://www.huskeralum.org/External Alumni & Friends
https://emeriti.unl.edu/External Emeriti and Retirees Association
http://www.huskers.com/External Husker Athletics
http://www.liedcenter.org/External Lied Center for Performing Arts
http://www.quiltstudy.org/External International Quilt Museum
https://innovate.unl.edu/External Nebraska Innovation Campus
http://netnebraska.org/basic-p...External NET
https://parentsassoc.unl.edu/External Text duplicate Parents Association
https://theross.org/External Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center
http://www.sheldonartmuseum.org/External Sheldon Museum of Art
http://museum.unl.edu/External State Museum
https://www.bkstr.com/nebraska...External University Bookstore
http://www.nebraskapress.unl.edu/External University of Nebraska Press
https://nufoundation.org/unlExternal University of Nebraska Foundation
https://nebraska.edu/External University of Nebraska System
https://directory.unl.edu/External Text duplicate Directory
https://employment.unl.edu/External Employment
https://events.unl.edu/External Events
https://libraries.unl.edu/External Text duplicate Libraries
https://maps.unl.edu/External Maps
https://news.unl.edu/newsrooms...External Text duplicate News
https://www.unl.edu/chancellor/Text duplicate Office of the Chancellor
/tips-incident-reporting-system/Report an Incident
https://emergency.unl.edu/External Emergency Planning and Preparedness
https://www.unl.edu/equity/Institutional Equity and Compliance
/equity/notice-nondiscriminationNotice of Nondiscrimination
https://its.unl.edu/unlprivacy...External Privacy Policy
https://police.unl.edu/safety-...External Anchor Security and Fire Safety Report
https://heoa.unl.edu/External Student Information Disclosures
https://wdn.unl.edu/External Web Developer Network
https://webaudit.unl.edu/qa-test/External QA Test
https://www.unl.edu/Text duplicate University of Nebraska–Lincoln

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.unl.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 0.68 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 6 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (114 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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dateFri, 21 Feb 2020 21:03:43 GMT
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connectionkeep-alive
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x-powered-byPHP/7.1.33
x-drupal-cacheMISS
expiresSun, 19 Nov 1978 05:00:00 GMT
cache-controlpublic, max-age=3600
x-content-type-optionsnosniff
content-languageen
link<https://cloud.typography.com>; rel=preconnect,<https://www.unl.edu/welcome-nebraska/>; rel="canonical",<https://www.unl.edu/node/1/>; rel="shortlink"
x-generatorDrupal 7 (https://www.drupal.org)
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last-modifiedFri, 21 Feb 2020 21:01:09 GMT
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access-control-allow-origin*
access-control-allow-methodsGET
x-xss-protection0
viaapache 10.172.31.229, varnish 10.172.22.110
via1.1 varnish (Varnish/6.0)
x-cacheableYes
x-varnish40328367 40085687
age153
varyCookie,Accept-Encoding
accept-rangesbytes
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 59,129 referring domains.
This website has 10,986,910 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 42,644 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

#
# robots.txt
#
# This file is to prevent the crawling and indexing of certain parts
# of your site by web crawlers and spiders run by sites like Yahoo!
# and Google. By telling these "robots" where not to go on your site,
# you save bandwidth and server resources.
#
# This file will be ignored unless it is at the root of your host:
# Used:    http://example.com/robots.txt
# Ignored: http://example.com/site/robots.txt
#
# For more information about the robots.txt standard, see:
# http://www.robotstxt.org/robotstxt.html

User-agent: *
Crawl-delay: 10
# CSS, JS, Images
Allow: /misc/*.css$
Allow: /misc/*.css?
Allow: /misc/*.js$
Allow: /misc/*.js?
Allow: /misc/*.gif
Allow: /misc/*.jpg
Allow: /misc/*.jpeg
Allow: /misc/*.png
Allow: /modules/*.css$
Allow: /modules/*.css?
Allow: /modules/*.js$
Allow: /modules/*.js?
Allow: /modules/*.gif
Allow: /modules/*.jpg
Allow: /modules/*.jpeg
Allow: /modules/*.png
Allow: /profiles/*.css$
Allow: /profiles/*.css?
Allow: /profiles/*.js$
Allow: /profiles/*.js?
Allow: /profiles/*.gif
Allow: /profiles/*.jpg
Allow: /profiles/*.jpeg
Allow: /profiles/*.png
Allow: /themes/*.css$
Allow: /themes/*.css?
Allow: /themes/*.js$
Allow: /themes/*.js?
Allow: /themes/*.gif
Allow: /themes/*.jpg
Allow: /themes/*.jpeg
Allow: /themes/*.png
# Directories
Disallow: /includes/
Disallow: /misc/
Disallow: /modules/
Disallow: /profiles/
Disallow: /scripts/
Disallow: /themes/
# Files
Disallow: /CHANGELOG.txt
Disallow: /cron.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.mysql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.pgsql.txt
Disallow: /INSTALL.sqlite.txt
Disallow: /install.php
Disallow: /INSTALL.txt
Disallow: /LICENSE.txt
Disallow: /MAINTAINERS.txt
Disallow: /update.php
Disallow: /UPGRADE.txt
Disallow: /xmlrpc.php
# Paths (clean URLs)
Disallow: /admin/
Disallow: /comment/reply/
Disallow: /filter/tips/
Disallow: /node/add/
Disallow: /search/
Disallow: /user/register/
Disallow: /user/password/
Disallow: /user/login/
Disallow: /user/logout/
# Paths (no clean URLs)
Disallow: /?q=admin/
Disallow: /?q=comment/reply/
Disallow: /?q=filter/tips/
Disallow: /?q=node/add/
Disallow: /?q=search/
Disallow: /?q=user/password/
Disallow: /?q=user/register/
Disallow: /?q=user/login/
Disallow: /?q=user/logout/
# UNL
Disallow: /book/export/html/
Disallow: /*/book/export/html/
Disallow: /?q=book/export/html/
Disallow: /?q=*/book/export/html/
Disallow: /user
Disallow: /user/*

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
4,613

Only the data for the given URL is shown. We cannot determine the social actions for a linked fan page.

Search preview

University of Nebraska–Lincoln
https://www.unl.edu/
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln is the flagship public research university in Nebraska, and is a member of the Big Ten Conference. Home of the Huskers.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Nebraska75%Check
Nebraska Lincoln64%Check
University61%Check
Nebraska Today52%Check
Lincoln49%Check
Big45%Check
Husker42%Check
Search40%Check
Huskers40%Check
Public Research University39%Check

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