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SEO Report for cornell.edu

December 2, 2019 5:39 PM
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SEO SCORE

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62

8 criteria passed
3 criteria to solve

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Education  >  College / Graduate School
• Online since
• Alexa Rank
#1.987, cornell.edu is in the world's top 2.000 websites!

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SSL Certificate
This website is not SSL secured (HTTPS), the certificate issued by Internet2 has expired on March 12, 2020.
Title Tag
Cornell University
Length: 18 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Cornell University is a private research university that provides an exceptional education for undergraduates and graduate and professional students. Cornell's colleges and schools encompass more than 100 fields of study, with locations in Ithaca, New York, New York City and Doha, Qatar.
Length: 288 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Cornell University

https://cornell.edu

Cornell University is a private research university that provides an exceptional education for undergraduates and graduate and professional students. Cornell's colle...

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Cornell University

Cornell University is a private research university that provides an exceptional education for undergraduates and graduate and pro...

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
author Office of Web Communications, Cornell University
copyright Copyright (c) 2019 Cornell University
robots all
viewport user-scalable = yes
viewport width=device-width, minimum-scale=1

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 cornell.edu.

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

Topics
Cornell University Confidence: 88% Arrow up

Cornell University is an American private Ivy League and federal land-grant doctoral university located in Ithaca, New York.

Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoretical to the applied.

These ideals, unconventional for the time, are captured in Cornell's motto, a popular 1865 Ezra Cornell quotation: "I would found an institution where any person can find instruction in any study.".

Ithaca, New York Confidence: 84% Arrow up

Ithaca is a city in the Southern Tier-Finger Lakes region of New York.

It is the seat of Tompkins County, as well as the largest community in the Ithaca-Tompkins County metropolitan area.

This area contains the municipalities of the Town of Ithaca, the village of Cayuga Heights, and other towns and villages in Tompkins County.

The city of Ithaca is located on the southern shore of Cayuga Lake, in Central New York.

It is named for the Greek island of Ithaca.

Doha Confidence: 83% Arrow up

Doha (or ad-Dōḥa; literally in MSA: "the big tree", locally: "rounded bays") is the capital city and most populous city of the State of Qatar.

Doha has a population of 1,351,000 in a city proper with the population close to 1.5 million.

The city is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the east of the country.

It is Qatar's fastest growing city, with over 50% of the nation's population living in Doha or its surrounding suburbs, and it is also the economic center of the country.

Qatar Confidence: 82% Arrow up

Qatar (or; '; Local vernacular pronunciation), officially the State of Qatar ('), is a sovereign country located in Western Asia, occupying the small Qatar Peninsula on the northeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula.

Its sole land border is with Saudi Arabia to the south, with the rest of its territory surrounded by the Persian Gulf.

A strait in the Persian Gulf separates Qatar from the nearby island country of Bahrain, as well as sharing maritime borders with the United Arab Emirates and Iran.

New York City Confidence: 77% Arrow up

The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

With an estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of about, New York City is also the most densely populated major city in the United States.

Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.

A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term .

Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world.

WEBSITE SPEED

cornell.edu website speed is slow. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.

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Page Loading Time

1.2s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.2 seconds.

Speed Percentile

69%

cornell.edu is faster than approximately 69 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 #1.987 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for cornell.edu

Daily visitors by country

  • cornell.edu daily visitors distribution - Total: 18 countries
  • Flag for IndiaIndia (7.2%)
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (63.7%)
  • Flag for CanadaCanada (13.3%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (16.8%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for IndiaIndia #2.574
Flag for EgyptEgypt #4.636
Flag for MalaysiaMalaysia #2.731
Flag for PhilippinesPhilippines #1.656
Flag for PakistanPakistan #2.258

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

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

Main colors used

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  • 42% #000000
  • 19% #ffffff
  • 5% #000010
  • 4% #909080
  • 3% #b02020
  • 2% #a0a090
  • 2% #b0b0a0
  • 2% #b0a080
  • 1% #a0a060
  • 1% #902020
  • 1% #f0f0f0
  • 1% #e0c0c0

Text/code ratio

cornell.edu's text/code ratio is 8.38%. 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 8.38%

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> 1
  • <H2> 5
  • <H3> 0
  • <H4> 0
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Cornell university
<H2>
2nd level heading
Cornell chronicle
Popular destinations
Spotlight
Cornellcast
Around the university
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 17 images on this website.
11 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags.

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 11 images on cornell.edu. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

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  • Facebook iconFacebook
  • Total Engagement 6.439
  • Likes 1.381
  • Shares 4.466
  • Comments 592
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Cornell University
  • IP Address
  • 128.253.173.245
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • New York , Ithaca
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 42.4471 : -76.4854

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