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alfred.edu: Outside of Ordinary | Alfred University

What do Tesla, the Navy Seals, Apple and Meals on Wheels have in common? Alfred University graduates work there, among other crazy smart companies.

Page load speed analysis

  • 78/100

    Good result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    211 ms

  • Resources loaded

    795 ms

  • Page rendered

    132 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.1 sec

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We analyzed Alfred.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 211 ms and then it took 927 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 18.8 kB
    Images 139.1 kB
    Javascripts 265.2 kB
    CSS 39.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of Alfred.edu main page is 462.3 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. Javascripts take 265.2 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 18.8 kB
    • After minification 14.6 kB
    • After compression 4.3 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 4.2 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 14.6 kB or 77% of the original size.

    • Original 139.1 kB
    • After optimization 135.7 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. Alfred images are well optimized though.

    • Original 265.2 kB
    • After minification 250.3 kB
    • After compression 88.1 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 177.2 kB or 67% of the original size.

    • Original 39.2 kB
    • After minification 22.6 kB
    • After compression 5.6 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. Alfred.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 33.6 kB or 86% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • alfred.edu
  • AC_RunActiveContent.js
  • style.css
  • v-scrolling-style.cfm
  • jsapi
  • jquery-1.10.2.min.js
  • jquery.tinymce.min.js
  • jscolor.js
  • lightbox.js
  • validation.cfm
  • v-scrolling.js
  • v-scrolling-display.cfm
  • jquery.min.js
  • print.css
  • handheld.css
  • analytics.js
  • Button-Apply-Now-Yellow.png
  • banner-bg.jpg
  • quicklinks_arrow.png
  • clear.gif
  • DSC03475_Steinheim_Evening_AM_lr.jpg
  • Fall_Image.jpg
  • Mark_Zupan.jpg
  • DSC_2162.JPG
  • bullet-gold.png
  • facebook.jpg
  • twitter.jpg
  • youtube.jpg
  • individuals.png
  • 4.jpg
  • button-find(purple)-major.png
  • visit-us.png
  • banner.jpg
  • search-box.png
  • bar-shadow.png
  • bar-separator.png
  • loading.gif
  • close.png
  • collect

Our browser made a total of 39 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 90% of them (35 requests) were addressed to the original Alfred.edu, 5% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 3% (1 request) were made to Google.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (316 ms) belongs to the original domain Alfred.edu.

Additional info on alfred.edu

Requests

The browser has sent 38 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Alfred. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 11 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

11

Javascripts

23

Images

4

CSS

38

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

18

Images

1

CSS

18

Optimized

20

All

Normal result

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Alfred.edu. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

alfred.edu

149.84.235.24

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

alfred.edu

149.84.235.23 55
NS

alfred.edu

ns2.alfred.edu 60
NS

alfred.edu

ns1.alfred.edu 60
SOA

alfred.edu

60 Mname: localhost.alfred.edu
Rname: netsvc.alfred.edu
Serial: 4409
Refresh: 7200
Retry: 3600
Expire: 3600000
Minimum-ttl: 86400
MX

alfred.edu

alfred-edu.mail.protection.outlook.com 60 Pri: 0

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 Alfred.edu 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 Alfred.edu 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

Alfred.edu 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 72.7% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Alfred.edu that their server is also located in United States, 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 Alfred. 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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