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MICUA is a voluntary association that provides public policy leadership in support of independent higher education, fosters cooperative efforts among member institutions and Maryland's public colleges...

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  • Summary
  • Rating: 55/100
  • Successful tests: 5
  • Failed tests: 3

Page load speed analysis

Click here to check amazing MICUA content for United States. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about micua.org

We analyzed Micua.org page load time and found that the first response time was 76 ms and then it took 1.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 25% of websites can load faster.

76 ms
1.3 sec
242 ms

First response

Resources loated

Page rendered

1.6 sec

Total page load time

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As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.micua.org/ before it reached this domain.

Network requests diagram

Our browser made a total of 72 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 75% of them (54 requests) were addressed to the original Micua.org, 6% (4 requests) were made to Translate.googleapis.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Platform.twitter.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (387 ms) belongs to the original domain Micua.org.

Page size

In fact, the total size of Micua.org main page is 2.7 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 986.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML optimization

65.6 kB original
48.6 kB after minification
10.1 kB after compression

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 16.9 kB, which is 26% 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 55.5 kB or 85% of the original size.

Image optimization

900.5 kB original
830.1 kB after 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. MICUA images are well optimized though.

JavaScript optimization

986.7 kB original
977.6 kB after minification
322.7 kB after compression

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 664.0 kB or 67% of the original size.

CSS optimization

763.2 kB original
752.7 kB after minification
109.6 kB after compression

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. Micua.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 653.6 kB or 86% of the original size.

Poor result

Total page size 2.7 MB

Size after compression 1.3 MB (53% less)


The browser has sent 67 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of MICUA. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 29 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 16 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.













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HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Micua.org has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

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IP address

Micua.org uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace






DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other

micua.org 7198


ns4.worldnic.com 7199


ns3.worldnic.com 7199


7199 Mname: NS3.WORLDNIC.COM
Rname: namehost.WORLDNIC.COM
Serial: 118011109
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 3600


micua-org.mail.eo.outlook.com 3599 Pri: 0

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 100% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Micua.org 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

Language and encoding

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

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of MICUA. 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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