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SEO Report for usm.edu

November 21, 2019 4:58 PM
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SEO SCORE

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83

10 criteria passed
1 criteria to solve

PERFORMANCE OPPORTUNITIES

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OVERVIEW

• Category
Education  >  College / Graduate School  >  Distance Learning
• Online since
January 11, 1991 (explore Wayback Machine)
• Age
29 years, 1 month, 9 days
• Alexa Rank
#70.817, usm.edu is in the world's top 100.000 websites!
• Owner
University of Southern Mississippi (See more)

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SEO

SSL Certificate
Great, this website is SSL secured (HTTPS).
The certificate issued by Internet2 is valid from August 20, 2019 to August 20, 2020.
Title Tag
The University of Southern Mississippi
Length: 38 (recommended: 10 to 70)
Meta Description
USM is a top-tier public research institution with a robust research enterprise, vibrant arts community and diverse student body.
Length: 129 (recommended: 50 to 160)
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Desktop Version

The University of Southern Mississippi

https://usm.edu

USM is a top-tier public research institution with a robust research enterprise, vibrant arts community and diverse student body.

Mobile Version

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The University of Southern Mississippi

USM is a top-tier public research institution with a robust research enterprise, vibrant arts community and diverse student body.

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,initial-scale=1,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 usm.edu.

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

Topics
University of Southern Mississippi Confidence: 91% Arrow up

The University of Southern Mississippi, known informally as Southern Miss, is a public research university located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

It is situated north of Gulfport, Mississippi and northeast of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Southern Miss is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award baccalaureate, master's, specialist, and doctoral degrees.

The university is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a "Research University" with "High Research Activity" (designation "RU/H").

Business Confidence: 70% Arrow up

A business (also known as an enterprise, a company or a firm) is an organizational entity involved in the provision of goods and services to consumers.

Businesses serve as a form of economic activity, and are prevalent in capitalist economies, where most of them are privately owned and provide goods and services allocated through a market to consumers and customers in exchange for other goods, services, money, or other forms of exchange that hold intrinsic economic value.

Businesses may also be social non-profit enterprises or state-owned public enterprises operated by governments with specific social and economic objectives.

A business owned by multiple private individuals may form as an incorporated company or jointly organise as a partnership.

Countries have different laws that may ascribe different rights to the various business entities.

Public university Confidence: 69% Arrow up

A public university is a university that is predominantly funded by public means through a national or subnational government, as opposed to private universities.

Whether a national university is considered public varies from one country (or region) to another, largely depending on the specific education landscape.

Liberal arts education Confidence: 67% Arrow
Students' union Confidence: 66% Arrow

WEBSITE SPEED

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

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Page Loading Time

1.4s

This domain loads at the median speed of 1.4 seconds.

Speed Percentile

63%

usm.edu is faster than approximately 63 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 #70.817 by Alexa.

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

Alexa data for usm.edu

Daily visitors by country

  • usm.edu daily visitors distribution - Total: 5 countries
  • Flag for IndiaIndia (6.7%)
  • Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America (69.2%)
  • Flaf icon for other countryOthers (24.1%)

Traffic country ranks

Country Rank
Flag for IndiaIndia #79.683
Flag for MalaysiaMalaysia #16.303
Flag for PhilippinesPhilippines #27.013
Flag for United States of AmericaUnited States of America #15.057
Flag for NigeriaNigeria #21.998

LAYOUT

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Mobile Rendering

This website seems to be optimized for Mobile Visitors.

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

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

Main colors used

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  • 21% #c0d0c0
  • 16% #ffffff
  • 11% #f0f0f0
  • 8% #607060
  • 8% #606050
  • 8% #000000
  • 5% #505040
  • 4% #f0f0e0
  • 4% #b0c0b0
  • 3% #ffd040
  • 3% #e0e0d0
  • 2% #f0d050

Text/code ratio

usm.edu's text/code ratio is 9.11%. 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 9.11%

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> 9
  • <H3> 16
  • <H4> 0
  • <H5> 0
  • <H6> 0
<H1>
Top level heading
The university of southern mississippi
<H2>
2nd level heading
Campuses
Find a program that's right for you.
Points of pride
Only at southern miss
ınstagram
<H3>
3rd level heading
Hattiesburg campus
Gulf park campus
Create your own southern miss story.
Officialsouthernmiss (6)
Usm student's essay to be featured in highly competitive salt hill journal
Alt attributes Arrow up

We found 27 images on this website.
Great, 0 ALT attributes are missing on your image tags.

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 753
  • Likes 198
  • Shares 436
  • Comments 119
  • Pinterest iconPinterest 0
  • Linkedin iconLinkedin 0
  • Stumbleupon iconStumbleupon 0

DOMAIN

Registration Date 01/11/1991 29 years, 1 month, 9 days ago
Last Modified 07/12/2019 7 months, 12 days ago
Expiration Date 07/31/2022 2 years, 5 months, 12 days from now

SERVER

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  • Service Provider (ISP)
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • IP Address
  • 131.95.7.15
  • Country
  • Flag for United StatesUnited States
  • Region
  • Mississippi , Hattiesburg
  • Latitude and Longitude
  • 31.1721 : -89.2948

OWNER

The owner's whois contact information is public.
Organization
University of Southern Mississippi
Address
Box 5181
City
Hattiesburg
Zip
39406
State
MS
Country
USA
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