Utk.edu - SEO Checker

Overview of the SEO Check
Meta information
100% 
Page quality
50% 
Page structure
71% 
Link structure
75% 
Server
65% 
External factors
100% 
SEO Score
Response time
1.11 s
File size
93.60 kB
Words
301
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. (801 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 2 paragraph/s was/were found on this page.
There are only 301 words on this page. Good pages should have about 1,000 words of useful content.
21.9% 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.
The average number of words per sentence of 13.67 words is good.
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/top-foggydino2.jpgEdmontosaurus skeleton in the fog - use this one
...ge_slides/_vs_grid/1-bigorangepantry.jpgBig Orange Pantry
.../home_page_slides/_vs_grid/2-tshirts.jpgStudents spread positive messages
...s/_vs_grid/utkfacecoveringsclassroom.jpgstudents wearing masks attending class in Strong Hall auditorium
...00x100010.29.20.jpg?resize=500,333&ssl=1No alt attribute provided

Page structure

H1 heading
(Critically important)
Meet UT
The H1 heading is too short (7 characters). It should be at least 20 Characters long.
Headings
(Important)
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H1 Meet UT
H3 Take a Look Around Our Home
H3 Supporting Our Community
H3 Spreading Positive Messages
H3 COVID-19 Campus Guides
H3 Latest News
H3 Upcoming
H4 Flagship Scholarship Expands to Eight New Tennessee High Schools
H4 Graduate, NASA Astronaut Returns to Space in 2021
H4 UT Chancellor Delivers Flagship Address, Shares Vision for the Future
H4 Former Governor Shares Public Discourse Advice with Haslam Honors Scholars
H4 Alumna Named Tennessee Teacher of the Year
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
https://www.utk.edu/coronavirus/COVID-19 Information and Support ›
https://admissions.utk.edu/visit/External Take a Look Around Our Home ​Whether you join us in-person or virtually, we invite you to explore our home on Rocky Top! Look closely—you may find something ...
IMG-ALT Edmontosaurus skeleton in the fog - use this one
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Supporting Our Community
IMG-ALT Big Orange Pantry
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Spreading Positive Messages
IMG-ALT Students spread positive messages
/coronavirus/guides/COVID-19 Campus Guides
IMG-ALT students wearing masks attending class in Strong Hall auditorium
https://www.utk.edu/meet/Get to know us
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/3...External Campus News Flagship Scholarship Expands to Eight New Tennessee High Schools The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, has announced eight new high schools are...
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Engineering & Technology Graduate, NASA Astronaut Returns to Space in 2021
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Campus News UT Chancellor Delivers Flagship Address, Shares Vision for the Future
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Campus News Former Governor Shares Public Discourse Advice with Haslam Honors Scholars
https://news.utk.edu/2020/10/2...External Education & Society Alumna Named Tennessee Teacher of the Year
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://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
https://titleix.utk.edu/External Anchor Title IX
/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
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 (1.11 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 (94 kB).

HTTP Response Header

NameValue
dateWed, 04 Nov 2020 20:42:57 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-modifiedWed, 04 Nov 2020 20:42:57 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 39,007 referring domains.
This website has 7,026,802 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 30,232 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

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

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

Following keywords were found. You can check the keyword optimization of this page for each keyword.

KeywordResultRecheck
Tennessee70%Check
Knoxville Tennessee62%Check
University62%Check
Scholars54%Check
Knoxville51%Check
Scholarship50%Check
Research46%Check
Outreach46%Check
Engagement46%Check
New44%Check

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