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SEO Report for elgin.edu

December 23, 2019 9:29 AM
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SEO SCORE

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62

8 criteria passed
3 criteria to solve

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Education
• Online since
January 9, 2002 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
18 years, 6 months, 7 days
• Alexa Rank
#162.497, elgin.edu is in the world's top 1 million websites
• Owner
Elgin Community College (See more)

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SSL Certificate
This website is not SSL secured (HTTPS), the certificate issued by DigiCert Inc has expired on May 3, 2020.
Title Tag
Elgin Community College (ECC) - Elgin, Illinois
Length: 47 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Elgin Community College (ECC) located in Elgin, IL, offers high quality technical, career, adult education, distance learning, advanced degree opportunities and facility rental services.
Length: 186 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Elgin Community College (ECC) - Elgin, Illinois

https://elgin.edu

Elgin Community College (ECC) located in Elgin, IL, offers high quality technical, career, adult education, distance learning, advanced degree opportunities and faci...

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Elgin Community College (ECC) - Elgin, Illinois

Elgin Community College (ECC) located in Elgin, IL, offers high quality technical, career, adult education, distance learning, adv...

Encoding
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URL Resolve

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URL Parameters
Great, the domain URLs look clean.
Attribute Value
viewport width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0
author Elgin Community College

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by elgin.edu.

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

Topics
Elgin Community College Confidence: 90% Arrow up

Elgin Community College is a post-secondary educational institution which awards Associate of Arts degrees.

It was founded in 1949 as part of Elgin Area School District U46.

Community College District 509 was formed 17 years later in 1966, a year after Illinois legislators created the Illinois Community College System.

Most of the District is in Kane County with portions in DeKalb, Cook, McHenry, and DuPage.

The District serves 300,000 people, 11,000 businesses, four public school districts, and 15 high schools.

Elgin, Illinois Confidence: 87% Arrow up

Elgin is a city in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois.

Located roughly northwest of Chicago, it lies along the Fox River.

As of 2013, the city had a total population of 110,145, making it the eighth-largest city in Illinois.

Distance education Confidence: 76% Arrow up

Distance education or distance learning is the education of students who may not always be physically present at a school.

Traditionally this usually involved correspondence courses wherein the student corresponded with the school via post.

Today it involves online education.

Courses that are conducted (51 percent or more) are either hybrid, blended or 100% whole instruction.

Massive open online courses (MOOCs), offering large-scale interactive participation and open access through the World Wide Web or other network technologies, are recent developments in distance education.

A number of other terms (distributed learning, e-learning, online learning, etc) are used roughly synonymously with distance education.

Adult education Confidence: 74% Arrow up

Adult education is a practice in which adults engage in systematic and sustained self–educating activities in order to gain new forms of knowledge, skills, attitudes, or values.

It can mean any form of learning adults engage in beyond traditional schooling, encompassing basic literacy to personal fulfillment as a lifelong learner.

Erie Community College Confidence: 73% Arrow up

Erie Community College is a two-year community college that is part of the 64-campus State University of New York (SUNY) system, and serves Erie County and the surrounding communities of western New York.

WEBSITE SPEED

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

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Page Loading Time

0.6s

This domain loads at the median speed of 0.6 seconds.

Speed Percentile

94%

elgin.edu is faster than approximately 94 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 #162.497 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for elgin.edu

Daily visitors by country

  • elgin.edu daily visitors distribution - Total: 1 country
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (88.8%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (11.2%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #49.313

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

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

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

Main colors used

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  • 11% #f0f0f0
  • 10% #1080c0
  • 10% #e0f0f0
  • 10% #e0f0ff
  • 9% #ffffff
  • 7% #c0d0e0
  • 5% #005090
  • 3% #b08070
  • 3% #105090
  • 3% #402040
  • 3% #a0c0d0
  • 2% #301030

Text/code ratio

elgin.edu's text/code ratio is 27.85%. You're good to go!
Text / Code Ratio 27.85%

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> 48
  • <H3> 634
  • <H4> 7
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Home
<H2>

For a better readability, only the first 20 <H2> tags are shown below.

2nd level heading
Apply
Register for classes
Testing services
Search classes
Other services
<H3>

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

3rd level heading
Choose a path
Academic advising (6)
Renner academic library (6)
Career development services (6)
Wellness services (6)
<H4>
4th level heading
Areas of study
Career & technical programs
Career & technical certificates
Transfer degrees
Education and work center
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 25 images on this website.
3 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 3 images on elgin.edu. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.

SOCIAL

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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 1.473
  • Likes 49
  • Shares 1.410
  • Comments 14
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Registration Date 01/09/2002 18 years, 6 months, 7 days ago
Last Modified 10/08/2019 9 months, 11 days ago
Expiration Date 07/31/2020 15 days from now

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • ICN
  • IP Address
  • 66.158.60.94
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Illinois , Naperville
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 41.7688 : -88.1425

OWNER

The owner's whois contact information is public.
Organization
Elgin Community College
Address
1700 Spartan Drive
City
Elgin
Zip
60123
State
IL
Country
USA
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