Report Summary

  • 59

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    76% of other websites

  • 85

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 60% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 93

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    84% of websites

ancient-rome.info

Ancient Roman Timeline, Republic was established, Rome attacked Veii

Page Load Speed

2.9 sec in total

First Response

158 ms

Resources Loaded

2 sec

Page Rendered

698 ms

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About Website

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Roman Timeline: Republic was established, Rome attacked Veii, The First, second, third Punic War, Caesar elected aedile, Julius Caesar defeated Pompey

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ancient-rome.info page load time and found that the first response time was 158 ms and then it took 2.7 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.

Performance Metrics

ancient-rome.info performance score

59

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.7 s

60/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value4.4 s

40/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value4.1 s

79/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value610 ms

49/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.03

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.2 s

50/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

ancient-rome.info

158 ms

ancient-rome.info

464 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

180 ms

style.min.css

174 ms

theme-utils.css

182 ms

Our browser made a total of 45 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 80% of them (36 requests) were addressed to the original Ancient-rome.info, 4% (2 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com and 4% (2 requests) were made to Googletagmanager.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (756 ms) belongs to the original domain Ancient-rome.info.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 42.2 kB (13%)

Content Size

327.4 kB

After Optimization

285.1 kB

In fact, the total size of Ancient-rome.info main page is 327.4 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 107.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 35.0 kB

  • Original 44.8 kB
  • After minification 42.5 kB
  • After compression 9.7 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 35.0 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 0 B

  • Original 107.3 kB
  • After minification 107.3 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. Ancient Rome images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 2.7 kB

  • Original 107.0 kB
  • After minification 107.0 kB
  • After compression 104.3 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 4.5 kB

  • Original 68.4 kB
  • After minification 68.4 kB
  • After compression 63.9 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. Ancient-rome.info has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 26 (62%)

Requests Now

42

After Optimization

16

The browser has sent 42 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Ancient Rome. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

ancient-rome.info accessibility score

85

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-*] attributes do not match their roles

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

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

<frame> or <iframe> elements do not have a title

Best Practices

ancient-rome.info best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

ancient-rome.info SEO score

93

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Ancient-rome.info 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 Ancient-rome.info 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 Ancient Rome. 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: