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currentcost.com: Current Cost - Reducing your energy bills so you can live a greener life

Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    358 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2.7 sec

  • Page rendered

    187 ms

  • Total page load time

    3.3 sec

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We analyzed Currentcost.com page load time and found that the first response time was 358 ms and then it took 2.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 18.0 kB
    Images 366.3 kB
    Javascripts 125.0 kB
    CSS 24.6 kB

    In fact, the total size of Currentcost.com main page is 534.0 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 30% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 366.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 18.0 kB
    • After minification 16.5 kB
    • After compression 5.0 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. 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 13.0 kB or 72% of the original size.

    • Original 366.3 kB
    • After optimization 352.1 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. Current Cost images are well optimized though.

    • Original 125.0 kB
    • After minification 121.8 kB
    • After compression 42.8 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 82.3 kB or 66% of the original size.

    • Original 24.6 kB
    • After minification 19.6 kB
    • After compression 4.9 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. Currentcost.com needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 19.7 kB or 80% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • currentcost.com
  • reset.css
  • text.css
  • 960.css
  • basic.css
  • subpage.css
  • AC_RunActiveContent.js
  • jquery-1.4.2.min.js
  • jquery.li-scroller.1.0.js
  • li-scroller.css
  • ga.js
  • bg.jpg
  • containerbg.jpg
  • _00_leftstopper.jpg
  • _01_home.jpg
  • navdivider.jpg
  • _02_products.jpg
  • _03_pv.jpg
  • _03_installation.jpg
  • _04_energy.jpg
  • _05_media.jpg
  • _06_faq.jpg
  • _07_contact.jpg
  • 9_international.jpg
  • register_button.jpg
  • netsmart-home-btn.png
  • homefillet3.jpg
  • ZigBeeLogo.jpg
  • 1010Logo.jpg
  • zwave.jpg
  • mbus.jpg
  • uvdb.jpg
  • proud_to_support.png
  • disability-challengers.png
  • rnli.png
  • current-cost-news.png
  • home-gasmart.jpg
  • c2-logo-base.png
  • greyline.jpg
  • facebook.png
  • twitter.png
  • googlediscuss.png
  • mycurrentcost-button.jpg
  • homefillet2.jpg
  • homefillet1.jpg
  • AssociatesTitle.jpg
  • right-side-support.jpg
  • __utm.gif
  • right-side-blog.jpg
  • Box3-Image2.jpg
  • 01_home-over.jpg
  • 02_products-over.jpg
  • 03_pv-over.jpg
  • 04_energy-over.jpg
  • 05_media-over.jpg
  • 06_faq-over.jpg
  • 07_contact-over.jpg
  • virtualtourfillet_btn-over.jpg
  • bottomfillet1_btn-over.jpg
  • bottomfillet2_btn-over.jpg
  • bottomfillet3_btn-over.jpg
  • topcontact_btn-over.jpg
  • 9_international.jpg
  • 9_international-over.jpg

Our browser made a total of 64 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 97% of them (62 requests) were addressed to the original Currentcost.com, 3% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.2 sec) belongs to the original domain Currentcost.com.

Additional info on currentcost.com

Requests

The browser has sent 63 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Current Cost. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 4 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

4

Javascripts

53

Images

6

CSS

63

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

48

Images

1

CSS

13

Optimized

50

All

Normal result

IP address

Currentcost.com 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.

Poor result

IP Trace

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81.27.92.78

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

currentcost.com

81.27.92.78 3593
NS

currentcost.com

ns3.freeola.net 3599
NS

currentcost.com

ns4.freeola.net 3599
SOA

currentcost.com

3599 Mname: ns3.freeola.net
Rname: abuse.freeola.net
Serial: 2017051213
Refresh: 3600
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 3600
MX

currentcost.com

mx7.freeola.com 3599 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 Currentcost.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 Currentcost.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

Currentcost.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 48.1% of all visits is United Kingdom. It’s good for Currentcost.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 Current Cost. 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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