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SEO Report for alligator.org

January 16, 2020 6:56 PM
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SEO SCORE

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86

9 criteria passed
2 criteria to solve

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

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OVERVIEW

• Category
News / Weather / Information
• Online since
January 14, 1996 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
24 years, 5 months, 22 days
• Alexa Rank
#204.112, alligator.org is in the world's top 1 million websites

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SSL Certificate
Great, this website is SSL secured (HTTPS).
The certificate issued by CloudFlare, Inc. is valid from August 19, 2019 to August 18, 2020.
Title Tag
The Independent Florida Alligator | We Inform. You Decide.
Length: 58 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Independent Florida Alligator Student Newspaper serving the University of Florida, Gainesville, and North FL.
Length: 109 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

The Independent Florida Alligator | We Inform. You Decide.

https://alligator.org

Independent Florida Alligator Student Newspaper serving the University of Florida, Gainesville, and North FL.

Mobile Version

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The Independent Florida Alligator | We Inform. You Decide.

Independent Florida Alligator Student Newspaper serving the University of Florida, Gainesville, and North FL.

Encoding
No language/character encoding is specified
URL Resolve

Great, a redirect is in place to redirect traffic from your non-preferred domain. All versions of your page point to the same URL.

URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
author The Independent Florida Alligator
viewport width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=0, shrink-to-fit=no

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

The owner has associated the following topics to the website.

The results of our semantic analysis are shown below using the website's language.

They are the main concepts covered by alligator.org.

Each concept has a confidence score. The higher it is, the more important the topic is relative to the page.

Topics
The Independent Florida Alligator Confidence: 92% Arrow up

The Independent Florida Alligator is the daily student newspaper of the University of Florida.

The Alligator is the largest student-run newspaper in the United States, with a daily circulation of 35,000 and readership of over 52,000.

It is an affiliate of UWIRE, which distributes and promotes its content to their network.

University of Florida Confidence: 91% Arrow up

The University of Florida (commonly referred to as Florida or UF) is an American public land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant research university on a campus in Gainesville, Florida.

It is a senior member of the State University System of Florida and traces its origins to 1853, and has operated continuously on its Gainesville campus since September 1906.

Gainesville, Florida Confidence: 78% Arrow up

Gainesville is the county seat and largest city in Alachua County, Florida, United States, and the principal city of the Gainesville, Florida Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA).

The population of Gainesville in the 2013 US Census estimates was 127,488, a 2.4% growth from 2010.

Gainesville is the largest city in the region of North Central Florida.

It is also a component of the Gainesville-Lake City Combined Statistical Area, which had a 2013 population of 337,925.

Student publication Confidence: 70% Arrow up

A student publication is a publication run by students of a university, high school, middle school, or other school.

These papers traditionally cover local and, primarily, school or university news.

WEBSITE SPEED

alligator.org website speed is fast. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

0.8s

This domain loads at the median speed of 0.8 seconds.

Speed Percentile

87%

alligator.org is faster than approximately 87 percent of the web. Your website page speed needs to be as fast as you can make it, without compromising the customer experience.

A good goal to achieve is a loading time of 2 seconds on desktop and mobile devices.

TRAFFIC

This website is ranked #204.112 by Alexa.

This rank is traffic based. The lower the rank is, the better the domain is ranked.

Alexa data for alligator.org

Daily visitors by country

  • alligator.org daily visitors distribution - Total: 2 countries
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (81.3%)
  • Flag for PakistanPakistan (9.5%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (9.2%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #69.599
Flag for PakistanPakistan #35.006

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

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How alligator.org looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How alligator.org looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

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  • 30% #000000
  • 25% #ffffff
  • 19% #100000
  • 10% #f0f0f0
  • 2% #f0a040
  • 1% #fffff0
  • 1% #408050
  • 1% #201060
  • 1% #f0fff0
  • 1% #f0ffff
  • 1% #201000
  • 1% #fff0f0

Text/code ratio

alligator.org's text/code ratio is 3.09%. It's a bit low. Consider raising it by adding more text content of value for your visitors, or keeping your code clean.
Text / Code Ratio 3.09%

A good text to HTML ratio is anywhere from 25 to 70%.

This percentage refers to the visible text ratio, as opposed to HTML elements, image tags and other non-visible information.

Main HTML tags

Headings Arrow up

Great, we found headings on this page.

  • <H1> 0
  • <H2> 10
  • <H3> 50
  • <H4> 38
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0

However, you have not defined a top level heading, or <H1>. It is used to define the most important heading.

We recommend using one top level heading to set up a semantic relationship between that heading and the remainder of the content on a page. It clearly describes to the readers and the search engines what it is about.

<H2>
2nd level heading
Kimberly guilfoyle announced as national chair of trump reelection committee
Two uf students lose loved ones in ukrainian plane crash in ıran
Top stories
News (2)
Sports (2)
<H3>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H3> tags are shown below.

3rd level heading
Uf political party leaders note democrats’ diversity weakness (2)
Uf responds to faculty tied to foreign research meddling (2)
Kimberly guilfoyle announced as national chair of trump reelection committee (2)
Two uf students lose loved ones in ukrainian plane crash in ıran
Ocala man arrested after allegedly throwing bricks, broken concrete at cars, multiple apartments (2)
<H4>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H4> tags are shown below.

4th level heading
Florida museum of natural history holds annual collectors day
Kika silva pla planetarium: a home for all astronomy lovers
The dirty knobs with mike campbell coming to high dive
Newk’s eatery now open in butler north
Rate and review: “uncut gems”
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 75 images on this website.
5 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags. The issue affects 1 actual different images that could be loaded more than once in your page.

Image Image URL Occurrences
- data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAAQAAAADCAQAAAAe/WZNAAAAEElEQVR42mM8U88ABowYDABAxQPltt... 5

Alternative text allows you to add a description to an image.

Google rely on alternative text attributes to determine relevance to a search query. Alternative text also makes an image more likely to appear in a Google image search.

It looks like you're missing alternative text for 5 images on alligator.org. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

This is an overview of your homepage shares on social networks.

You're doing quiet good on social media!

Social shares are a key signal, among many others, that search engines use to evaluate the rankings of a website. Asking people to share your pages, adding visible social share buttons and make great quality content are 3 of the most powerful ways to grow your social presence.

  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 472
  • Likes 50
  • Shares 415
  • Comments 7
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Domain Registrar 1&1 IONOS SE
Registration Date 01/14/1996 24 years, 5 months, 22 days ago
Last Modified 01/14/2020 5 months, 22 days ago
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Host IP Address Country
ken.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.59.127 Flag for United StatesUnited States
isla.ns.cloudflare.com 173.245.58.119 Flag for United StatesUnited States

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Cloudflare, Inc.
  • IP Address
  • 104.27.157.94
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Illinois , Chicago
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 41.8781 : -87.6298

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