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Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    276 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2.3 sec

  • Page rendered

    328 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.9 sec

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We analyzed Aferry.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 276 ms and then it took 2.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 45% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 69.9 kB
    Images 410.1 kB
    Javascripts 1.1 MB
    CSS 174.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of Aferry.co.uk main page is 1.8 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 1.1 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 69.9 kB
    • After minification 54.7 kB
    • After compression 13.0 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 15.3 kB, which is 22% 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 57.0 kB or 81% of the original size.

    • Original 410.1 kB
    • After optimization 349.6 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, AFerry needs image optimization as it can save up to 60.5 kB or 15% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 1.1 MB
    • After minification 681.4 kB
    • After compression 180.8 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 957.9 kB or 84% of the original size.

    • Original 174.2 kB
    • After minification 113.8 kB
    • After compression 22.6 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. Aferry.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 151.6 kB or 87% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • aferry.co.uk
  • www.aferry.co.uk
  • af_eng.css
  • af_style.css
  • smartbanner.css
  • jquery-1.11.3.js
  • jquery-ui-1.11.4.js
  • modernizr-2.8.3.js
  • testimonial-dialog.js
  • googlemapdialog.js
  • jquery.visible.js
  • googlemapshelper.js
  • event-debouncer.js
  • jquery.flexslider-min.js
  • flexslider-functions.js
  • testimonials-panel.js
  • review-panel.js
  • timetabledetails-panel.js
  • jquery.smartbanner.js
  • cms.js
  • af_nav.js
  • jquery.color-2.1.1.js
  • afs-ferryscanner.js
  • calendar-ferryscanner.js
  • imagepanner.js
  • tabs.js
  • MapsTabs.js
  • gtm.js
  • af_logo-aferry.co.uk.png
  • aferry-sprite.png
  • af_flag-united-kingdom.png
  • afeng.png
  • OpenSans-Regular-webfont.woff
  • htOper-STEN-11.jpg
  • htOper-DFDS-14.jpg
  • htLife-family-spring-1.jpg
  • htOper-POXX-11.jpg
  • htOper-POXX-9.jpg
  • htOper-HRVT-5.jpg
  • pets-july2011.jpg
  • analytics.js
  • bat.js
  • af_app-apple-logo-aferry.co.uk.png
  • af_app-google-logo-aferry.co.uk.png
  • collect
  • collect
  • ga-audiences

Our browser made a total of 47 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 64% of them (30 requests) were addressed to the original Aferry.co.uk, 23% (11 requests) were made to Static.webres.co.uk and 4% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (844 ms) belongs to the original domain Aferry.co.uk.

Additional info on aferry.co.uk

Requests

The browser has sent 42 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of AFerry. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 25 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

25

Javascripts

14

Images

3

CSS

42

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

14

Images

3

CSS

24

Optimized

18

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.aferry.co.uk/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Aferry.co.uk uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 16 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

aferry.co.uk

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143.204.158.70

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143.204.158.85

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143.204.158.89

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

aferry.co.uk

3.8.254.235 60
A

aferry.co.uk

35.178.98.117 60
NS

aferry.co.uk

ns-130.awsdns-16.com 86400
NS

aferry.co.uk

ns-693.awsdns-22.net 86400
NS

aferry.co.uk

ns-1299.awsdns-34.org 86400

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Aferry.co.uk 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 75.1% of all visits is United Kingdom. It lies approximately 4600 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 Aferry.co.uk page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to United Kingdom 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 AFerry. 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:

aferry.co.uk

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 Aferry.co.uk 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 Aferry.co.uk 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.

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