As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to /Login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fdefault.aspx, then it was forwarded to https://webauth.usf.edu/login?service=http://usfsts.usf.edu/Login.aspx?sp=wa=,wt. and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.
Network requests diagram
Our browser made a total of 23 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 9% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Usfsts.usf.edu, 48% (11 requests) were made to Webauth.usf.edu and 43% (10 requests) were made to Cdn.usf.edu. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (241 ms) relates to the external source Webauth.usf.edu.
Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Usfsts.usf.edu can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Usfsts.usf.edu main page’s claimed encoding is utf-8. Use of this encoding format is the best practice as the main page visitors from all over the world won’t have any issues with symbol transcription.
Social Sharing Optimization
Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of USF Sts. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML head tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks: