Report Summary

  • 18

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    35% of other websites

  • 82

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 54% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 76

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    35% of websites

battlecreekvisitors.org

Battle Creek Michigan, Marshall and Albion Michigan, Calhoun County CVB

Page Load Speed

12.5 sec in total

First Response

3.8 sec

Resources Loaded

8 sec

Page Rendered

757 ms

battlecreekvisitors.org screenshot

About Website

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Welcome to Calhoun County, home to Battle Creek, Marshall and Albion! Located in Southwest Michigan. Offering great information on lodging, hotels, things to do and events.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Battlecreekvisitors.org page load time and found that the first response time was 3.8 sec and then it took 8.7 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

battlecreekvisitors.org performance score

18

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.5 s

15/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value19.1 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value10.7 s

7/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,020 ms

7/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.086

93/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value19.3 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

battlecreekvisitors.org

3752 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

119 ms

dpProEventCalendar.css

176 ms

font-awesome.css

140 ms

gtranslate-style24.css

139 ms

Our browser made a total of 237 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 74% of them (175 requests) were addressed to the original Battlecreekvisitors.org, 4% (10 requests) were made to Static.xx.fbcdn.net and 3% (8 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.8 sec) belongs to the original domain Battlecreekvisitors.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 3.7 MB (42%)

Content Size

8.7 MB

After Optimization

5.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Battlecreekvisitors.org main page is 8.7 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. 80% 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 4.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 167.4 kB

  • Original 203.9 kB
  • After minification 196.5 kB
  • After compression 36.6 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 167.4 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-6%

Potential reduce by 261.5 kB

  • Original 4.5 MB
  • After minification 4.2 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. Battle Creek Visitors images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-69%

Potential reduce by 1.1 MB

  • Original 1.6 MB
  • After minification 1.5 MB
  • After compression 491.8 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 1.1 MB or 69% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 2.1 MB

  • Original 2.4 MB
  • After minification 2.2 MB
  • After compression 289.1 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. Battlecreekvisitors.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 2.1 MB or 88% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 157 (69%)

Requests Now

227

After Optimization

70

The browser has sent 227 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Battle Creek Visitors. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 76 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 74 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

battlecreekvisitors.org accessibility score

82

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 input fields do not have accessible names

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best Practices

battlecreekvisitors.org best practices score

75

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

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

battlecreekvisitors.org 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 Battlecreekvisitors.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 Battlecreekvisitors.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.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Battle Creek Visitors. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: