Report for www.uic.edu

Overall8.5

The overall score for this website.

Accessibility10.0

How accessible the website is to mobile and disabled users.

Experience7.0

How satisfying the website is likely to be for users.

Marketing5.0

How well marketed, and popular the website is.

Technology9.0

How well designed and built the website is.

Nibbler tested a sample of 1 pages from this website at 02:49 on 23 Jun 2022 (BST).

Top priorities for website improvement

  • Consider the amount of text on this website and increase it if appropriate. (read more)
  • Sign up for a Twitter account and make sure it is linked to from your site. (read more)
  • Add printable stylesheets for all pages, wherever possible. In most cases, websites can share printable stylesheets over many or all pages, as with screen-based stylesheets. (read more)

Twitter0.0

This website does not appear to be associated with a Twitter account.

  • This website did not contain a link to Twitter.
    • Sign up for a Twitter account and make sure it is linked to from your site.

Printability0.0

0% of pages are optimised for printing

  • One page of this website does not appear to be optimised for printing (using CSS).
    • Add printable stylesheets for all pages, wherever possible. In most cases, websites can share printable stylesheets over many or all pages, as with screen-based stylesheets.

      Print optimised pages

      PagePrint
      www.uic.edu/Not detected

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
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Amount of content1.0

Rendering Chart...

  • This website has an average of 21 words per page. The amount of content on a website has been shown to correlate with its search engine ranking.
    • Consider the amount of text on this website and increase it if appropriate.

Amount of content discovered

PageCharactersWords
www.uic.edu/15221

Popularity2.4

11,469 Most popular website in the world

This website recently saw a moderate decrease in popularity.

  • This is the 11,469 most popular website in the world.
  • Over the past 3 months, this website has experienced a moderate decrease in popularity.
  • This website accounts for 5.0% of the Internet traffic to uic.edu and its subdomains.

Source: Alexa

Server behaviour8.0

No404 page

YesCompression

  • This website does not return a 404 error HTTP status code for missing pages. This is bad because search engines like Google might mistake this for a real page of content.
  • This website was served with GZIP encoding. This is very good because it reduces the loading time of a web page.
  • This website follows the best practice of using a permanent (HTTP 301) redirect from http://uic.edu to http://www.uic.edu. This is ideal.

Mobile10.0

Mobile screenshot of www.uic.eduTablet screenshot of www.uic.edu
  • All of this website appears to be optimised for viewing on a mobile phone or a tablet.

Media specific CSS detected

MediaMin widthMax widthCSS file
all-1084pxwww.uic.edu/
all-768pxwww.uic.edu/
all-540pxwww.uic.edu/
screen540px-www.uic.edu/
screen540px-www.uic.edu/
screen768px-www.uic.edu/
screen1084px-www.uic.edu/
all-1163pxwww.uic.edu/
all-767pxwww.uic.edu/
all-768pxwww.uic.edu/
all1084px-www.uic.edu/
all-1084pxwww.uic.edu/
all-768pxwww.uic.edu/
all-1084pxwww.uic.edu/
all-768pxwww.uic.edu/
all-540pxwww.uic.edu/
all-540pxwww.uic.edu/
all-320pxwww.uic.edu/
all-1084pxwww.uic.edu/
all-768pxwww.uic.edu/
all-540pxwww.uic.edu/
all-320pxwww.uic.edu/
all-1084pxwww.uic.edu/
screen540px-www.uic.edu/
screen540px-www.uic.edu/
screen768px-www.uic.edu/
screen1084px-www.uic.edu/
all-1163pxwww.uic.edu/
all-767pxwww.uic.edu/

Analytics10.0

100% of pages use analytics

Multiple Analytics Solutions

  • Every page in this website is using some form of analytics software. This is excellent and should allow for a complete analysis of visitor behaviour.

Analytics Software Found

Software Name
Google Analytics
Google Tag Manager

Page titles10.0

100% of pages have defined titles

0% of page titles are weak

  • All pages were found to use page titles appropriately. Page titles appear in search results and at the top of the browser's window when visiting the site. Appropriate page titles are particularly important for search engine optimisation.

Page titles

Headings10.0

chicago illinois university

  • All pages were found to use defined headings. This is excellent as it allows visitors and search engines to summarise the content of webpages quickly. Correctly defined headings aid accessibility and are particularly important for search engine optimisation.

Page headings detail

URLHeadingLevel
www.uic.edu/University of Illinois ChicagoH1

Images10.0

100% of images have a clearly defined size

No images are being resized by the browser

  • All images have defined sizes using width and height attributes in the HTML. These attributes are optional, but strongly recommended as they help the browser arrange the page more quickly.

Meta tags10.0

This is how this website will look in Google search listings:

University of Illinois Chicago

www.uic.edu/

Located in the heart of one of the world’s great cities, the University of Illinois Chicago is a vital part of the educational, technological and cultural fabric of ...

  • All pages were found to include a meta description. This is good because search engines (like Google) show this text in search result pages.

Meta Tags (name attribute)

Page URLNameContent
www.uic.edu/viewportwidth=device-width,initial-scale=1
www.uic.edu/theme-color#D50032
www.uic.edu/apple-mobile-web-app-capableyes
www.uic.edu/apple-mobile-web-app-status-bar-styleblack
www.uic.edu/apple-mobile-web-app-titleUniversity of Illinois Chicago
www.uic.edu/msapplication-tileimage/img/icons/msapplication-icon-144x144.png
www.uic.edu/msapplication-tilecolor#000000
www.uic.edu/application-nameUniversity of Illinois Chicago
www.uic.edu/descriptionLocated in the heart of one of the world’s great cities, the University of Illinois Chicago is a vital part of the educational, technological and cultural fabric of the region. As Chicago’s only public research university with more than 33,000 students, 16 colleges, a hospital and a health sciences system, UIC provides students access to excellence and opportunity.
www.uic.edu/google-site-verification4olqK8HMATn4OkmXUKEGdcETVPpplQk9Y9I2odvKYgg

Meta Tags (http-equiv attribute)

Page URLNameContent
www.uic.edu/X-UA-CompatibleIE=edge

URL format10.0

Freshness10.0

Last updated June 22, 2022

  • It looks like this website was last updated on Wednesday, 22 June 2022. This is good because visitors perceive up-to-date websites as more credible. Websites that are updated regularly are also spidered by search engines more often.
  • To find this information we used the last modified dates reported by this website's server in addition to looking for dates written on each page.

All dates found

DateFileSource
22/06/2022www.uic.edu/Last modified header

Domain agei

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