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blog.flock.co: Flock Blog

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Page load speed analysis

  • 54/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    618 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    257 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.4 sec

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We analyzed Blog.flock.co page load time and found that the first response time was 618 ms and then it took 1.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 146.0 kB
    Images 375.4 kB
    Javascripts 444.6 kB
    CSS 347.9 kB

    In fact, the total size of Blog.flock.co main page is 1.3 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. 50% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 444.6 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 146.0 kB
    • After minification 144.8 kB
    • After compression 39.4 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 106.6 kB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 375.4 kB
    • After optimization 331.4 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. Obviously, Blog Flock needs image optimization as it can save up to 44.0 kB or 12% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 444.6 kB
    • After minification 443.9 kB
    • After compression 135.0 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 309.6 kB or 70% of the original size.

    • Original 347.9 kB
    • After minification 347.8 kB
    • After compression 55.3 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. Blog.flock.co needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 292.6 kB or 84% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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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 Blog.flock.co, 43% (10 requests) were made to Cdn-images-1.medium.com and 26% (6 requests) were made to Cdn-static-1.medium.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (618 ms) belongs to the original domain Blog.flock.co.

Additional info on blog.flock.co

Requests

The browser has sent 21 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Blog Flock. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 5 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

5

Javascripts

15

Images

1

CSS

21

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

10

Images

1

CSS

9

Optimized

12

All

Good result

IP address

Blog.flock.co uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 5 other domains. The more sites share the same stack of IP addresses, 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

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52.0.16.118

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52.1.119.170

52.1.147.205

52.1.173.203

52.4.38.70

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

blog.flock.co

52.203.198.228 59
A

blog.flock.co

52.45.219.183 59

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Blog.flock.co 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 Blog.flock.co 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

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

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 60.2% of all visits is India. It lies approximately 8040 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 Blog.flock.co page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to India or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Blog Flock. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook:

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