Report Summary

  • 10

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    23% of other websites

  • 86

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 63% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    82% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    61% of websites

bayharbour.co.za

The Bay Harbour Market, Hout Bay. The Most Vibrant Market in Cape Town

Page Load Speed

11.9 sec in total

First Response

554 ms

Resources Loaded

10.8 sec

Page Rendered

582 ms

bayharbour.co.za screenshot

About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Bayharbour.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 554 ms and then it took 11.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Bayharbour.co.za rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

bayharbour.co.za performance score

10

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value9.0 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value20.8 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value26.1 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,220 ms

6/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.223

56/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value22.3 s

1/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

bayharbour.co.za

554 ms

www.bayharbour.co.za

1059 ms

jquery.ui.all.css

439 ms

jquery-1.4.2.min.js

1761 ms

jquery.ui.core.min.js

464 ms

Our browser made a total of 146 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 6% of them (9 requests) were addressed to the original Bayharbour.co.za, 23% (33 requests) were made to Scontent.cdninstagram.com and 16% (24 requests) were made to Plusto.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (6.4 sec) relates to the external source Reddit.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.1 MB (34%)

Content Size

6.2 MB

After Optimization

4.1 MB

In fact, the total size of Bayharbour.co.za main page is 6.2 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 4.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 128.7 kB

  • Original 165.9 kB
  • After minification 162.1 kB
  • After compression 37.3 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 128.7 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-14%

Potential reduce by 582.2 kB

  • Original 4.0 MB
  • After minification 3.4 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. Obviously, Bay Harbour needs image optimization as it can save up to 582.2 kB or 14% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-67%

Potential reduce by 1.0 MB

  • Original 1.5 MB
  • After minification 1.5 MB
  • After compression 511.2 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 1.0 MB or 67% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 392.1 kB

  • Original 465.5 kB
  • After minification 463.3 kB
  • After compression 73.4 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. Bayharbour.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 392.1 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 48 (35%)

Requests Now

138

After Optimization

90

The browser has sent 138 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Bay Harbour. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 33 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 10 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

bayharbour.co.za accessibility score

86

Accessibility Issues

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

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

bayharbour.co.za best practices score

92

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

bayharbour.co.za SEO score

86

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

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Bayharbour.co.za 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 Bayharbour.co.za 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 Bay Harbour. 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: