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switchit.com: Switch | Sitecore Gold Implementation Partner | Sitecore Experience Award Winners - Best eCommerce Experience

Switch are an award winning digital agency that specialise in the design, build and development of industry best solutions using Sitecore, Umbraco and bespoke CMS platforms.

Page load speed analysis

  • 59/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    986 ms

  • Resources loaded

    3.4 sec

  • Page rendered

    291 ms

  • Total page load time

    4.7 sec

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We analyzed Switchit.com page load time and found that the first response time was 986 ms and then it took 3.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 21.1 kB
    Images 189.2 kB
    Javascripts 138.9 kB
    CSS 62.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of Switchit.com main page is 411.8 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 189.2 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 21.1 kB
    • After minification 20.7 kB
    • After compression 6.1 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 15.0 kB or 71% of the original size.

    • Original 189.2 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. Switch It images are well optimized though.

    • Original 138.9 kB
    • After minification 138.9 kB
    • After compression 49.4 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 89.5 kB or 64% of the original size.

    • Original 62.7 kB
    • After minification 62.6 kB
    • After compression 12.7 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. Switchit.com needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 50.0 kB or 80% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • default.aspx
  • vjm1jpw.js
  • font-awesome.min.css
  • d
  • jquery-1.11.1.min.js
  • ga.js
  • sprite.png
  • homepage.jpg
  • asap-regular-web.woff
  • asap-bold-web.woff
  • f1eJDBhhhq2FvcnmSyKaaa9gbfF1hokcW+f0sHrLHWOutteL0XXgAb7LLhAAAA
  • __utm.gif
  • p.gif
  • master.min.css

Our browser made a total of 14 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 50% of them (7 requests) were addressed to the original Switchit.com, 14% (2 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net and 14% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.6 sec) belongs to the original domain Switchit.com.

Additional info on switchit.com

Requests

The browser has sent 10 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Switch It. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

3

Javascripts

4

Images

3

CSS

10

All

Possible request optimization

3

Javascripts

4

Images

3

CSS

0

Optimized

10

All

Good result

IP address

Switchit.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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52.64.77.215

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

switchit.com

52.64.77.215 3600
NS

switchit.com

ns10.dnsmadeeasy.com 86400
NS

switchit.com

ns13.dnsmadeeasy.com 86400
NS

switchit.com

ns15.dnsmadeeasy.com 86400
NS

switchit.com

ns12.dnsmadeeasy.com 86400

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 Switchit.com 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 Switchit.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

Switchit.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 100% of all visits is Australia. It’s good for Switchit.com that their server is also located in Australia, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Normal result

Social Sharing Optimization

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