Report Summary

  • 45

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    65% of other websites

  • 86

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 63% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 79

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    40% of websites

americandrivingsociety.org

Home - The American Driving Society, Inc.

Page Load Speed

1.4 sec in total

First Response

114 ms

Resources Loaded

1.1 sec

Page Rendered

236 ms

americandrivingsociety.org screenshot

About Website

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Established in 1974, The American Driving Society, Inc. supports carriage drivers in the United States and Canada. Over 80 ADS-recognized events are held across North America each year. The purposes

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Key Findings

We analyzed Americandrivingsociety.org page load time and found that the first response time was 114 ms and then it took 1.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 20% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

americandrivingsociety.org performance score

45

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.3 s

18/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value19.6 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.9 s

47/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value230 ms

86/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.229

54/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value8.1 s

42/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

americandrivingsociety.org

114 ms

ads_style.css

26 ms

stmenu.js

79 ms

AC_RunActiveContent.js

63 ms

brand

19 ms

Our browser made a total of 63 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 40% of them (25 requests) were addressed to the original Americandrivingsociety.org, 37% (23 requests) were made to Static.xx.fbcdn.net and 13% (8 requests) were made to Scontent.xx.fbcdn.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (756 ms) relates to the external source Drivingradioshow.horseradionetwork.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 188.7 kB (29%)

Content Size

656.9 kB

After Optimization

468.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Americandrivingsociety.org main page is 656.9 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 458.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-87%

Potential reduce by 43.3 kB

  • Original 49.8 kB
  • After minification 49.0 kB
  • After compression 6.6 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. 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 43.3 kB or 87% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 32.9 kB

  • Original 458.0 kB
  • After minification 425.1 kB

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 Driving Society images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 108.6 kB

  • Original 144.1 kB
  • After minification 138.2 kB
  • After compression 35.5 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 108.6 kB or 75% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 4.0 kB

  • Original 5.0 kB
  • After minification 3.9 kB
  • After compression 968 B

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. Americandrivingsociety.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 4.0 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 24 (41%)

Requests Now

59

After Optimization

35

The browser has sent 59 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of American Driving Society. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 19 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

americandrivingsociety.org accessibility score

86

Accessibility Issues

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

[id] attributes on active, focusable elements are not unique

High

Some elements have a [tabindex] value greater than 0

Names and labels

These are opportunities to improve the semantics of the controls in your application. This may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

americandrivingsociety.org best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

americandrivingsociety.org SEO score

79

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Mobile Friendly

Make sure your pages are mobile friendly so users don’t have to pinch or zoom in order to read the content pages. [Learn more](https://developers.google.com/search/mobile-sites/).

Impact

Issue

High

Document uses legible font sizes

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Americandrivingsociety.org 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 Americandrivingsociety.org main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

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