Report Summary

  • 18

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    35% of other websites

  • 77

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 45% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 76

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    35% of websites

asianmirror.lk

Asian Mirror - Empowering Opinion

Page Load Speed

14.1 sec in total

First Response

3.9 sec

Resources Loaded

9.7 sec

Page Rendered

550 ms

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About Website

Click here to check amazing Asian Mirror content for Sri Lanka. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about asianmirror.lk

Asian Mirror is a sri lanka news and opinion website that is primarily focused on politics, international relations, current affairs, business and sports.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Asianmirror.lk page load time and found that the first response time was 3.9 sec and then it took 10.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

asianmirror.lk performance score

18

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value8.1 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.8 s

1/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.6 s

2/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,340 ms

17/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.128

82/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value21.1 s

1/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

asianmirror.lk

3884 ms

typography2.php

259 ms

k2.css

233 ms

normalize.css

160 ms

layout.css

158 ms

Our browser made a total of 157 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 76% of them (120 requests) were addressed to the original Asianmirror.lk, 4% (7 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 3% (5 requests) were made to Googleads.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.9 sec) belongs to the original domain Asianmirror.lk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 794.6 kB (49%)

Content Size

1.6 MB

After Optimization

824.1 kB

In fact, the total size of Asianmirror.lk main page is 1.6 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. 55% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 702.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 89.2 kB

  • Original 106.5 kB
  • After minification 98.3 kB
  • After compression 17.4 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 89.2 kB or 84% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-18%

Potential reduce by 127.5 kB

  • Original 702.9 kB
  • After minification 575.4 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. Obviously, Asian Mirror needs image optimization as it can save up to 127.5 kB or 18% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-68%

Potential reduce by 421.4 kB

  • Original 619.0 kB
  • After minification 589.4 kB
  • After compression 197.6 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 421.4 kB or 68% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 156.5 kB

  • Original 190.3 kB
  • After minification 147.9 kB
  • After compression 33.8 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. Asianmirror.lk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 156.5 kB or 82% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 60 (40%)

Requests Now

150

After Optimization

90

The browser has sent 150 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Asian Mirror. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 28 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 21 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

asianmirror.lk accessibility score

77

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

asianmirror.lk best practices score

67

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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

asianmirror.lk SEO score

76

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Asianmirror.lk 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 Asianmirror.lk 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 Asian Mirror. 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: