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SEO Report for merrimack.edu

November 7, 2019 5:03 PM
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SEO SCORE

Favicon for merrimack.edumerrimack.edu
72

9 criteria passed
2 criteria to solve

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Education
• Online since
• Age
32 years, 4 months, 23 days
• Alexa Rank
#174.723, merrimack.edu is in the world's top 1 million websites
• Owner
Merrimack College (See more)

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SSL Certificate
Great, this website is SSL secured (HTTPS).
The certificate issued by Let's Encrypt is valid from October 22, 2019 to January 20, 2020.
Title Tag
Merrimack College
Length: 17 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
Merrimack College is a top-ranked undergraduate and graduate college near Boston, Massachusetts providing a selective, affordable private college experience.
Length: 157 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

Merrimack College

https://merrimack.edu

Merrimack College is a top-ranked undergraduate and graduate college near Boston, Massachusetts providing a selective, affordable private college experience.

Mobile Version

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Merrimack College

Merrimack College is a top-ranked undergraduate and graduate college near Boston, Massachusetts providing a selective, affordable...

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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, shrink-to-fit=no

SEMANTIC ANALYSIS

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

They are the main concepts covered by merrimack.edu.

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

Topics
Merrimack College Confidence: 89% Arrow up

Merrimack College is a private college in the Roman Catholic, Augustinian tradition located in North Andover, Massachusetts.

It offers more than 100 undergraduate academic programs in business, education, science, engineering, and the liberal arts.

Merrimack also serves non-traditional students through part-time undergraduate degree programs; masters programs in accounting, education, health science, counseling, management, public affairs, social policy, and engineering; and a range of certificate, licensure and degree completion offerings.

There are over 3,200 full-time undergraduates and 500 graduate students from more than 32 states and 29 countries enrolled at Merrimack, 75% of whom reside on campus.

Boston Confidence: 82% Arrow up

Boston (pronounced) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999.

The city proper covers with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States.

The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.7 million people in 2014 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country.

Alternately, as a Combined Statistical Area (CSA), this wider commuting region is home to some 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest as such in the United States.

Undergraduate education Confidence: 72% Arrow up

Undergraduate education is the post-secondary education previous to the postgraduate education.

It includes all the academic programs up to the level of a bachelor's degree.

For example, in the United States an entry level university student is known as an undergraduate, while students of higher degrees are known as graduates.

In some other educational systems and subjects, undergraduate education is post-secondary education up to the level of a master's degree; this is the case for some science courses in Britain and some medicine courses in Europe.

Private university Confidence: 69% Arrow
College and university rankings Confidence: 64% Arrow

WEBSITE SPEED

merrimack.edu website speed is normal. 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

89%

merrimack.edu is faster than approximately 89 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 #174.723 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for merrimack.edu

Daily visitors by country

  • merrimack.edu daily visitors distribution - Total: 1 country
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (80.0%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (20%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #58.012

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

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

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

Main colors used

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  • 26% #404040
  • 22% #505040
  • 12% #606040
  • 9% #707050
  • 7% #ffffff
  • 5% #808060
  • 3% #003060
  • 2% #202030
  • 2% #909060
  • 2% #d0e0e0
  • 1% #d0d0c0
  • 1% #305080

Text/code ratio

merrimack.edu's text/code ratio is 7.18%. 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 7.18%

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

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  • <H1> 1
  • <H2> 4
  • <H3> 8
  • <H4> 16
  • <H5> 1
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
Warriors wanted
<H2>
2nd level heading
Welcome to merrimack
Opportunıtıes abound
Donate to merrimack
Home of the division ı merrimack warriors
<H3>
3rd level heading
Merrimack college navigation
Search merrimack college
Campus news
Notable & quotable
Upcoming events
<H4>
4th level heading
Girard school of business
School of education and social policy
School of health sciences
School of liberal arts
School of science and engineering
<H5>
5th level heading
Merrimack college
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 23 images on this website.
6 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 6 images on merrimack.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'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 677
  • Likes 52
  • Shares 603
  • Comments 22
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Registration Date 06/22/1987 32 years, 4 months, 23 days ago
Last Modified 09/26/2019 1 month, 17 days ago
Expiration Date 07/31/2020 8 months, 21 days from now

SERVER

  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • Amazon.com, Inc.
  • IP Address
  • 35.169.127.66
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Virginia , Ashburn
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 39.0438 : -77.4874

OWNER

The owner's whois contact information is public.
Organization
Merrimack College
Address
315 Turnpike Street
City
North Andover
Zip
01845
State
MA
Country
USA
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