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Pacific Lutheran University
Pacific Lutheran University purposefully integrates the liberal arts, professional studies and civic engagement through distinctive international programs and close...
Pacific Lutheran University
Pacific Lutheran University purposefully integrates the liberal arts, professional studies and civic engagement through distinctiv...
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ⓘ The results of our semantic analysis are shown below using the website's language.
They are the main concepts covered by plu.edu.
Each concept has a confidence score. The higher it is, the more important the topic is relative to the page.
Pacific Lutheran University Confidence: 89%
Liberal arts education Confidence: 79%
Civic engagement Confidence: 72%
Faculty (academic staff) Confidence: 71%
Study abroad Confidence: 71%
❌ plu.edu website speed is slow. Page speed is important for visitors and search engines.
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This domain loads at the median speed of 2.7 seconds.
plu.edu is faster than approximately 32 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.
ⓘ This website is ranked #154.427 by Alexa.
This rank is traffic based. The lower the rank is, the better the domain is ranked.
|United States of America||#22.667|
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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.
|2nd level heading|
|Start your journey|
|4th level heading|
|Kicking off the ncaas (2)|
|Gender and sexuality week (2)|
|'the cunning little vixen' (2)|
|Decision priority date (2)|
|253 plu bound (2)|
|Experience, distilled (2)|
|5th level heading|
|Center for student success (2)|
|Visit plu (2)|
|Financial aid (2)|
|New recruits (2)|
|Plu christmas concerts (4)|
|New lutes (2)|
|Tips & resources (2)|
|Office of admission|
|Plu in the news|
|6th level heading|
|Division of natural sciences|
|Nick de los santos sr bma capstone presentation|
|ınternational education week|
|Study away 2020-2021 semester, peace scholars and wang grant application launch|
|2019 juried student art exhibition|
|Monday word - chapel|
|Natalie gulsrud '03 thrives by bike in copenhagen|
|Plu's melannie denise cunningham named to ``women to watch 2019`` list|
We found 68 images on this website.
27 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags.
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It looks like you're missing alternative text for 27 images on plu.edu. Check your website to make sure it's specified for each image on the page.
For a better readability, only the first 50 internal links are shown below.
|Inquiry. Service. Leadership. Care.||text||https://www.plu.edu|
|Center for Student Success||text||/student-success/|
|First Year Scholarships||text||/admission-first-year/financial-aid/scholarships/|
|Net Price Calculator||text||/student-financial-services/net-price-calculator/|
|Yellow Ribbon Program||text||/admission-transfer/yellow-ribbon/|
|Schedule a Visit||text||/admission/visit/|
For a better readability, only the first 50 external links are shown below.
|Web Help Desk||text||https://helpdesk.plu.edu/|
|Open PLU Positions||text||https://employment.plu.edu/|
|Men’s Track & Field||text||https://golutes.com/index.aspx?path=mtrack|
|Women’s Track & Field||text||https://golutes.com/index.aspx?path=wtrack|
|Hall of Fame||text||https://golutes.com/sports/2018/5/21/hall-of-fame.aspx|
|ⓘ Registration Date||12/13/1993 29 years, 3 months, 17 days ago|
|ⓘ Last Modified||09/26/2019 3 years, 6 months, 5 days ago|
|ⓘ Expiration Date||07/31/2020 Expired|
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