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Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    513 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    270 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.4 sec

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We analyzed Channel4sales.com page load time and found that the first response time was 513 ms and then it took 1.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 38.2 kB
    Images 681.8 kB
    Javascripts 311.0 kB
    CSS 73.4 kB

    In fact, the total size of Channel4sales.com main page is 1.1 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 681.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 38.2 kB
    • After minification 31.2 kB
    • After compression 8.6 kB

    HTML optimization

    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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 7.0 kB, which is 18% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 29.6 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 681.8 kB
    • After optimization 628.0 kB

    Image optimization

    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. Channel4 Sales images are well optimized though.

    • Original 311.0 kB
    • After minification 253.9 kB
    • After compression 83.3 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 227.7 kB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 73.4 kB
    • After minification 72.5 kB
    • After compression 15.3 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. Channel4sales.com needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 58.1 kB or 79% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • channel4sales.com
  • main.css
  • jquery-ui-1.9.2.custom.min.css
  • default.css
  • jpecrga-default.css
  • redesign.css
  • jquery-1.10.2.min.js
  • pngfix.js
  • jquery.preload.js
  • utils.js
  • jquery.predictive.js
  • jpecrga-2.0.2.js
  • jpecrga-code.js
  • jquery-ui-1.9.2.custom.min.js
  • jquery.validate.js
  • jquery.infieldlabel.min.js
  • jquery.timers.js
  • jquery.c4sales.js
  • modernizr-2.8.3.js
  • BrightcoveExperiences.js
  • c4_white_brick_bg.jpg
  • eea0c1c86c214deb81d8b9f7d66ad18a.aspx
  • logo.png
  • btn-search.png
  • btn-search-active.png
  • C4HeaReg.ttf
  • fresh-meat.jpg
  • watchdeutchland.jpg
  • walterhome.jpg
  • pl4yhome.jpg
  • 4a.png
  • 4c.jpg
  • 4c.png
  • 4more.png
  • 4_7.png
  • 4_film.png
  • yesterday.png
  • drama.png
  • kerrang.png
  • magic.png
  • really.png
  • dave.png
  • box_tv.png
  • w_grayscale.png
  • gold.png
  • kiss.png
  • uktvplay.png
  • alibi.png
  • food.png
  • home.png
  • eden.png
  • heat.png
  • smash_hits.png
  • bt_sport.png
  • feed.png
  • twitter.png
  • upgrade_flash_player2.gif
  • gtm.js
  • question.png
  • accept_button.png
  • 4sales_background.png
  • analytics.js
  • accept_button-new.png
  • collect

Our browser made a total of 64 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 91% of them (58 requests) were addressed to the original Channel4sales.com, 3% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 2% (1 request) were made to Ajax.aspnetcdn.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (708 ms) belongs to the original domain Channel4sales.com.

Additional info on channel4sales.com

Requests

The browser has sent 61 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Channel4 Sales. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 16 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 5 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

16

Javascripts

40

Images

5

CSS

61

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

40

Images

1

CSS

19

Optimized

42

All

Normal result

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Channel4sales.com. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

channel4sales.com

162.13.152.71

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

channel4sales.com

162.13.152.71 21599
NS

channel4sales.com

ns2.speednames.com 14399
NS

channel4sales.com

ns1.speednames.com 14399
SOA

channel4sales.com

14399 Mname: ns1.speednames.com
Rname: hostmaster.speednames.com
Serial: 2016012502
Refresh: 43200
Retry: 3600
Expire: 864000
Minimum-ttl: 14400
MX

channel4sales.com

mail.channel4sales.com 21599 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Channel4sales.com 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 Channel4sales.com 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Channel4sales.com has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 64.8% of all visits is United Kingdom. It’s good for Channel4sales.com 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.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Channel4 Sales. 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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