mobile
Mobile menu

SEO Report for carleton.edu

December 6, 2019 10:38 AM
Desktop screen Desktop screenshot for carleton.edu

SEO SCORE

Favicon for carleton.educarleton.edu
90

10 criteria passed
1 criteria to solve

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

Fill the missing alt attributes on your images.
Arrow

OVERVIEW

• Category
Education  >  College Life
• Online since
• Age
33 years, 8 months, 28 days
• Alexa Rank
#28.109, carleton.edu is in the world's top 50.000 websites!
• Owner
Carleton College (See more)

FREE FORM BUILDER

Representation of an online Form

Free online forms for your website

Use our free online form builder to create any type of form for carleton.edu.

Beauty and simplicity.

Use templates. No coding. Embed anywhere. Get emails. Collect data.


opens a new window

SEO

SSL Certificate
Great, this website is SSL secured (HTTPS).
The certificate issued by Internet2 is valid from October 5, 2017 to October 5, 2020.
Title Tag
Carleton College: A Leading Liberal Arts College in Northfield, Minnesota
Length: 73 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Ranked among the nation’s best colleges, Carleton College is a small, private liberal arts college in the historic river town of Northfield, Minnesota.
Length: 153 (recommended: 50 to 160)
Google preview
Desktop Version

Carleton College: A Leading Liberal Arts College in Northfield, Minnes...

https://carleton.edu

Ranked among the nation’s best colleges, Carleton College is a small, private liberal arts college in the historic river town of Northfield, Minnesota.

Mobile Version

Favicon for carleton.edu https://carleton.edu

Carleton College: A Leading Liberal Arts College in Northfield, Minnes...

Ranked among the nation’s best colleges, Carleton College is a small, private liberal arts college in the historic river town of N...

Encoding
Great, language/character encoding is specified: utf-8
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
viewport width=device-width, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by carleton.edu.

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

Topics
Carleton College Confidence: 91% Arrow up

Carleton College is a private liberal arts college in the historic town of Northfield, Minnesota.

The college enrolled 2,014 undergraduate students and employed 245 instructional faculty members in fall 2015.

Carleton is one of few liberal arts colleges that runs on the trimester system.

Northfield, Minnesota Confidence: 85% Arrow up

Northfield is a city in Dakota and Rice counties in the State of Minnesota.

The city is mostly in Rice County, with a small portion in Dakota County.

The population was 20,007 during the 2010 census.

Liberal arts college Confidence: 83% Arrow up

A liberal arts college is a college with an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences.

A liberal arts college aims to impart a broad general knowledge and develop general intellectual capacities, in contrast to a professional, vocational, or technical curriculum.

Students in a liberal arts college generally major in a particular discipline while receiving exposure to a wide range of academic subjects, including sciences as well as the traditional humanities subjects taught as liberal arts.

Although it draws on European antecedents, the liberal arts college is strongly associated with American higher education, and most liberal arts colleges around the world draw explicitly on the American model.

College Confidence: 68% Arrow
College and university rankings Confidence: 66% Arrow

WEBSITE SPEED

carleton.edu website speed is fast. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

Get insights to improve your page loading time.

Page Loading Time

1.7s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.7 seconds.

Speed Percentile

52%

carleton.edu is faster than approximately 52 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 #28.109 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for carleton.edu

Daily visitors by country

  • carleton.edu daily visitors distribution - Total: 11 countries
  • Flag for IndiaIndia (14.9%)
  • Flag for PhilippinesPhilippines (3.5%)
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (34.4%)
  • Flag for CanadaCanada (3.1%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (44.1%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for IndiaIndia #17.123
Flag for IndonesiaIndonesia #18.607
Flag for EgyptEgypt #20.766
Flag for BangladeshBangladesh #16.321
Flag for MalaysiaMalaysia #6.464

LAYOUT

Doctype HTML5 Arrow Responsive website, mobile-friendly. Arrow

Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

Phone
How carleton.edu looks like on a mobile device such as an iPhone.

Tablet
How carleton.edu looks like on a tablet such as an iPad.

Main colors used

These are the main HTML color codes used by this website. Arrow
  • 20% #f0f0f0
  • 14% #f0f0e0
  • 13% #e0e0e0
  • 10% #105090
  • 7% #ffffff
  • 6% #d0c0b0
  • 6% #f0c040
  • 4% #f0e090
  • 2% #b0a090
  • 2% #f0e0b0
  • 1% #c0b070
  • 1% #4080b0

Text/code ratio

carleton.edu's text/code ratio is 1.60%. 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 1.60%

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> 0
  • <H3> 2
  • <H4> 7
  • <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.

<H3>
3rd level heading
Campus events calendar
Carleton news
<H4>
4th level heading
World-class academics
A friendly, vibrant campus
Affordable to all
Global opportunities
Today (friday, december 6th)
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 11 images on this website.
4 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags. The issue affects 2 actual different images that could be loaded more than once in your page.

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 4 images on carleton.edu. 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 have a relatively high presence on social media, keep going!

The more people share your website, the more likely you will get links from others, which is a key point when it comes to improving your overall search engine rankings.

  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 1.762
  • Likes 559
  • Shares 937
  • Comments 266
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Registration Date 06/02/1986 33 years, 8 months, 28 days ago
Last Modified 01/17/2019 1 year, 1 month, 9 days ago
Expiration Date 07/31/2021 1 year, 5 months, 6 days from now

SERVER

Server map
  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Carleton College
  • IP Address
  • 137.22.94.116
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Minnesota , Northfield
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 44.4612 : -93.1672

OWNER

The owner's whois contact information is public.
Organization
Carleton College
Address
One North College Street
City
Northfield
Zip
55057
State
MN
Country
USA
Add a beautiful, spam free contact form to your website in minutes.

EDUCATION > COLLEGE LIFE COMPETITORS IN UNITED STATES

BROWSE SEO REPORTS

SHARE