104.5 CVFM Radio - Community radio station broadcasting from the heart of Middlesbrough, serving the diverse community of Teesside.
Page load speed analysis
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We analyzed Cvfm.org.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 1.3 sec and then it took 4.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 65% of websites can load faster.
Total page load time
Network requests diagram
Our browser made a total of 139 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 63% of them (87 requests) were addressed to the original Cvfm.org.uk, 9% (12 requests) were made to Apis.google.com and 6% (9 requests) were made to Pbs.twimg.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.8 sec) belongs to the original domain Cvfm.org.uk.
In fact, the total size of Cvfm.org.uk main page is 3.2 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 80% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 1.9 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.
HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 50.7 kB or 81% of the original size.
Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. CVFM images are well optimized though.
CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Cvfm.org.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 233.5 kB or 84% of the original size.
Possible request optimization
Cvfm.org.uk has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.
Cvfm.org.uk uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.
Visitor World Map
Country of origin for 100% of all visits is United Kingdom. It’s good for Cvfm.org.uk that their server is also located in United Kingdom, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.
Language and encoding
Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Cvfm.org.uk 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 Cvfm.org.uk 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 CVFM. 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:
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