Utk.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
44% 
Page structure
79% 
Link structure
75% 
Server
65% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.12 s
File size
102.80 kB
Words
310
Media files
5
Number of links
27 internal / 49 external

Task list of SEO Improvements

Meta specifications

Title
(Critically important)
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
The length of the page title is perfect. (348 pixels out of 580 max pixel length)
There are no duplicate words in the title
Meta description
(Critically important)
The University of Tennessee embodies excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement.
The length of the meta description is perfect. (803 pixels out of 1000 max pixel length)
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

NameValue
google-site-verificationRl2rdNexSHybuhFkjflCNpzd9RZpYKKZW5iCWJUFp8o
viewportwidth=device-width, initial-scale=1
descriptionThe University of Tennessee embodies excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement.
authorEmpty
langen
X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge,chrome=1
charsetutf-8

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Page quality

Content
(Critically important)
Only 1 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 310 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
The average number of words per sentence of 32 words is high.
21% 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.
There are no duplicates on the site.
Frames
(Critically important)
This website does not use a frameset.
Mobile optimization
(Somewhat important)
No Apple touch icon is specified.
This website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
A viewport "width=device-width, initial-scale=1" is provided.
Bold and strong tags
(Somewhat important)
The usage of strong and bold tags is perfect. We recommend the use of up to 6 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
..._manipulation_medium/goodoldrockytop.jpgGood Ol Rocky Top
...s/i/home_page_slides/_vs_grid/utkMSL.gifstudent with hot chocolate
.../_vs_grid/utkinternationalfestival_1.gifinternational students at festival (small image)
...ome_page_slides/_vs_grid/utkumbrella.gifsingle umbrella orange and white
.../06/newsorangemask.gif?fit=470,533&ssl=1No alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
There is no H1 heading specified.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H3 This Place Is Home
H3 Multicultural Student Life Programs
H3 International Students and Scholars
H3 COVID-19 Information
H3 Latest News
H3 Upcoming
H3 UT Celebrates 225 Years
H4 UT Participates in Statewide Mask Partnership to Protect Campus Community
H4 US Department of Energy Awards $20 Million to New Oak Ridge Institute at the University of Tennessee
H4 UT Designated a Bee Campus
H4 UT Researchers Partner with Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group for Data Collection
H4 Campus Construction Projects Continue during the Summer
H4 Communication
H4 Information
H4 Administration
H4 Big Orange Nation
The amount of internal links is ok.
Every linktext is unique.
None of the anchor texts is too long.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (49) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.utk.edu/Anchor Skip to main content
https://www.utk.edu/The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
http://visit.utk.edu/New window External VISIT
http://apply.utk.edu/New window External APPLY
http://giveto.utk.edu/New window External GIVE
https://www.utk.edu/admissions/Admissions
https://www.utk.edu/academics/Academics
https://www.utk.edu/research/Research
https://www.utk.edu/diversity/Diversity
https://www.utk.edu/outreach/Outreach
https://www.utk.edu/global/Global Engagement
https://www.utk.edu/athletics/Athletics
https://www.utk.edu/students/Students
/facultyandstaff/Faculty and Staff
https://alumni.utk.edu/External Alumni and Friends
https://family.utk.edu/External Parents and Families
https://my.utk.edu/External MyUTK
https://utk.instructure.com/External Subdomain Online@UT
http://office365.utk.edu/External Office 365
https://oit.utk.edu/email/volm...External VolMail
https://www.lib.utk.edu/External Libraries
https://www.utk.edu/alpha/A-Z
https://maps.utk.edu/External Map
https://directory.utk.edu/External Directory
https://www.utk.edu/aboutut/About
https://www.utk.edu/contact/Contact
/coronavirus/updates/classroom...COVID-19 update as of June 18, 2020 at 2:34 pm ›
https://www.youtube.com/watch?...External This Place Is Home When you arrive on campus, you'll feel like you're home—and will be for the rest of your life. VIDEO
IMG-ALT Good Ol Rocky Top
https://studentlife.utk.edu/20...External Multicultural Student Life Programs
IMG-ALT student with hot chocolate
https://cge.utk.edu/students/External International Students and Scholars
IMG-ALT international students at festival (small image)
https://www.utk.edu/coronavirus/COVID-19 Information
IMG-ALT single umbrella orange and white
https://news.utk.edu/2020/06/1...External Science & Health UT Participates in Statewide Mask Partnership to Protect Campus Community UT is among the 29 organizations and businesses partnering with Go...
https://news.utk.edu/2020/06/1...External Engineering & Technology US Department of Energy Awards $20 Million to New Oak Ridge Institute at the University of Tennessee
https://news.utk.edu/2020/06/1...External Environment UT Designated a Bee Campus
https://news.utk.edu/2020/06/1...External Business & Economy UT Researchers Partner with Tennessee’s Economic Recovery Group for Data Collection
https://news.utk.edu/2020/06/0...External Campus News Campus Construction Projects Continue during the Summer
https://news.utk.edu/External More News
https://www.utk.edu/Anchor Events
https://www.utk.edu/Anchor Academic Dates
https://calendar.utk.edu/External Full Calendar
https://225.utk.edu/External UT Celebrates 225 Years Uncover our history as we light the way to the future.
https://news.utk.edu/2019/06/1...External One of the best employers in Tennessee
https://news.utk.edu/2019/10/2...External 23rd among US public research libraries
https://news.utk.edu/2020/04/0...External Nation's most Goldwater Scholars
https://my.utk.edu/External Text duplicate MyUTK
http://office365.utk.edu/External Text duplicate Office 365
http://volmail.utk.edu/External Text duplicate VolMail
https://online.utk.edu/External Online@UT (Canvas)
https://help.utk.edu/External OIT HelpDesk
https://communications.utk.edu...External News and Information
https://www.utk.edu/contact/Contact Us
https://directory.utk.edu/External Text duplicate Directory
https://maps.utk.edu/External Map and Parking
https://www.lib.utk.edu/External Text duplicate Libraries
https://onestop.utk.edu/External One Stop Student Services
https://hr.utk.edu/External Employment
https://safety.utk.edu/External Public Safety
https://events.utk.edu/External Campus Events
https://brand.utk.edu/External Brand Guidelines
/aboutut/privacyPrivacy
/aboutut/initiativesInitiatives
https://volvision.utk.edu/External Strategic Plan
https://masterplan.utk.edu/External Master Plan
https://conezone.utk.edu/External Construction
https://policycentral.utk.edu/External Policy Central
https://chancellor.utk.edu/External Office of the Chancellor
https://provost.utk.edu/External Office of the Provost
/volunteer_stories/Volunteer Stories
/aboutut/acclaim/Acclaim
/aboutut/numbers/Quick Facts
/messages/spotlights/Spotlights
https://www.utk.edu/socialSocial Scene
https://utvolshop.com/External VolShop
https://www.utk.edu/No Text
http://tennessee.edu/External University of Tennessee System
http://www.tntransferpathway.org/External Tennessee Transfer Pathway

Server configuration

HTTP redirects
(Critically important)
This website redirects to "https://www.utk.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 is slow (1.12 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 website loads 5 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
This website only loads 2 CSS files. That's ok.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (103 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:16:25 GMT
serverApache/2.4.6 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux) OpenSSL/1.0.2k-fips mod_fcgid/2.3.9
x-powered-byPHP/7.2.24
x-frame-optionsSAMEORIGIN
expiresMon, 26 Jul 1997 05:00:00 GMT
pragmano-cache
content-encodinggzip
varyAccept-Encoding,User-Agent
set-cookie100 Characters
set-cookie103 Characters
set-cookie176 Characters
set-cookie90 Characters
set-cookie126 Characters
last-modifiedMon, 22 Jun 2020 02:16:26 GMT
transfer-encodingchunked
content-typetext/html; charset=UTF-8
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 45,282 referring domains.
This website has 6,593,728 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 34,466 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: /admin.php
Disallow: /themes/
Disallow: /masthead/

Facebook popularity

Shares / Likes / Comments
2,774

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

Search preview

www.utk.edu
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
The University of Tennessee embodies excellence in teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, outreach, and engagement.

Most important keywords

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

KeywordResultRecheck
Tennessee64%Check
University59%Check
Knoxville Tennessee54%Check
Knoxville40%Check
Search40%Check
Scholars40%Check
Research40%Check
News and Information35%Check
Outreach35%Check
Engagement35%Check

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