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checkers.ws: Checkers Online and other Board Games Online. Play free internet checkers

Checkers Online, chinese checkers and other free board games to play in the internet: Othello, reversi, go, mahjong, chess, gomoku, connect 4, hexxagon. Games for two players or play solitaire against...

Page load speed analysis

  • 43/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    1.4 sec

  • Resources loaded

    21.7 sec

  • Page rendered

    11.6 sec

  • Total page load time

    34.7 sec

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We analyzed Checkers.ws page load time and found that the first response time was 1.4 sec and then it took 33.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster. Unfortunately, there was 1 request timeout, which can generally increase the web page load time, as the browser stays idle while waiting for website response.

Page optimization

  • HTML 37.8 kB
    Images 61.2 kB
    Javascripts 1.3 MB
    CSS 0 B

    In fact, the total size of Checkers.ws main page is 1.4 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. 40% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 1.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 37.8 kB
    • After minification 31.7 kB
    • After compression 6.6 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 6.1 kB, which is 16% 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 31.3 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 61.2 kB
    • After optimization 59.5 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. Checkers images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.3 MB
    • After minification 1.3 MB
    • After compression 430.0 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 843.5 kB or 66% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • checkers.ws
  • ga.js
  • show_ads.js
  • checkers.gif
  • ca-pub-7524497347282676.js
  • zrt_lookup.html
  • show_ads_impl.js
  • pubcode.min.js
  • counter.js
  • checkers_solitario00.gif
  • checkers00.gif
  • checkers1.gif
  • checkers_01.gif
  • checkers_online.gif
  • chinese1.gif
  • blobs50b.gif
  • hishi50.gif
  • domino50.gif
  • game50a.gif
  • chess50a.gif
  • connect4.gif
  • iq50e.gif
  • lights50c.gif
  • mahjong50.jpg
  • connect4_3d50b.gif
  • chess_2.gif
  • hexxagon50a.gif
  • go50.gif
  • gomoku50a.gif
  • war_game.gif
  • __utm.gif
  • ads
  • osd.js
  • get.media
  • sd
  • 728x90.htm
  • ads
  • 728x90.gif
  • 120x600.htm
  • get.media
  • 17-TLG-300x250[2].jpg
  • 120x600.gif

Our browser made a total of 42 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 64% of them (27 requests) were addressed to the original Checkers.ws, 10% (4 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 7% (3 requests) were made to Googleads.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (20.3 sec) relates to the external source S16.sitemeter.com.

Additional info on checkers.ws

Requests

The browser has sent 37 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Checkers. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 8 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

8

Javascripts

26

Images

3

AJAX

37

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

13

Images

3

AJAX

20

Optimized

17

All

Normal result

IP address

Checkers.ws uses IP address which is currently shared with 2 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.

Normal result

IP Trace

checkers.ws

mahjong-solitaire.ws

flash-games.us

75.126.6.168

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

checkers.ws

75.126.6.168 21599
NS

checkers.ws

ns2.softlayer.com 21599
NS

checkers.ws

ns1.softlayer.com 21599
SOA

checkers.ws

21599 Mname: ns1.softlayer.com
Rname: support.softlayer.com
Serial: 2009121300
Refresh: 7200
Retry: 600
Expire: 1728000
Minimum-ttl: 43200
MX

checkers.ws

mail.checkers.ws 21599 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

ISO-8859-1

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Checkers.ws can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and neither this language nor any other was claimed in <html> or <meta> tags. Our system also found out that Checkers.ws main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Checkers.ws 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 57.1% of all visits is Chile. It lies approximately 4660 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Checkers.ws page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to Chile or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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