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americanapparel.net

Ethically Made - Sweatshop Free | American Apparel

Page Load Speed

34.2 sec in total

First Response

455 ms

Resources Loaded

14.5 sec

Page Rendered

19.3 sec

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About Website

Visit americanapparel.net now to see the best up-to-date American Apparel content for United States and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about americanapparel.net

Effortless basics and iconic fashion favorites for women, men and kids. The original basic, from tees to hoodies, denim and more.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Americanapparel.net page load time and found that the first response time was 455 ms and then it took 33.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

americanapparel.net performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

455 ms

stores.css

607 ms

bootstrap.css

125 ms

global.css

124 ms

jquery-2.1.4.js

368 ms

Our browser made a total of 79 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Americanapparel.net, 28% (22 requests) were made to S7d9.scene7.com and 22% (17 requests) were made to Assets.adobedtm.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.1 sec) relates to the external source C1.rfihub.net.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.5 MB (27%)

Content Size

5.8 MB

After Optimization

4.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Americanapparel.net main page is 5.8 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. 85% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 3.6 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 55.6 kB

  • Original 70.6 kB
  • After minification 61.1 kB
  • After compression 15.0 kB

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 9.5 kB, which is 13% 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 55.6 kB or 79% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 699 B

  • Original 3.6 MB
  • After minification 3.6 MB

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. American Apparel images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-64%

Potential reduce by 831.0 kB

  • Original 1.3 MB
  • After minification 1.3 MB
  • After compression 469.9 kB

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 831.0 kB or 64% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 646.1 kB

  • Original 783.0 kB
  • After minification 762.2 kB
  • After compression 137.0 kB

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. Americanapparel.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 646.1 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 41 (55%)

Requests Now

75

After Optimization

34

The browser has sent 75 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of American Apparel. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 36 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

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Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

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

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of American Apparel. 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: