Analyze Visit Fort William - B&B, Guesthouse accommodation, outdoor activities and events guide

Visit Fort William is our online guide to Fort William B&B, guesthouses, hotel and self catering accommodation. Outdoors sports adventure and of course walking and climbing Ben Nevis, with a comprehen...

Page load speed analysis

  • 62/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    351 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2.8 sec

  • Page rendered

    404 ms

  • Total page load time

    3.6 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 351 ms and then it took 3.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 81.3 kB
    Images 1.6 MB
    Javascripts 355.2 kB
    CSS 175.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 2.2 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. 60% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.6 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 81.3 kB
    • After minification 81.0 kB
    • After compression 26.7 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 54.6 kB or 67% of the original size.

    • Original 1.6 MB
    • After optimization 1.5 MB

    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. Visit Fort William images are well optimized though.

    • Original 355.2 kB
    • After minification 355.1 kB
    • After compression 127.1 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 228.1 kB or 64% of the original size.

    • Original 175.7 kB
    • After minification 173.6 kB
    • After compression 30.7 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 145.0 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 68 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original, 29% (20 requests) were made to and 28% (19 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.6 sec) relates to the external source

Additional info on


The browser has sent 61 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Visit Fort William. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 13 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.











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As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to before it reached this domain.

IP address 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

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 3600
NS 3600
NS 3600

3600 Mname:
Serial: 2017061257
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 600
Expire: 2419200
Minimum-ttl: 3600
MX 3600 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

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

The server of is located in United Kingdom, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

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Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Visit Fort William. 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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