Report Summary

  • 54

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    72% of other websites

  • 81

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 52% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    82% of websites

  • 97

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    92% of websites

Page Load Speed

2.7 sec in total

First Response

265 ms

Resources Loaded

2.2 sec

Page Rendered

202 ms

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About Website

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Bennetts Driving School helps pupils pass their driving test with driving lessons from expert driving instructors. 27 years experience in Driving Lessons.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 265 ms and then it took 2.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 40% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk performance score

54

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.1 s

46/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.0 s

2/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.8 s

50/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value290 ms

79/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.065

97/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value6.3 s

61/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk

265 ms

www.bennettsdrivingschool.com

375 ms

wpstyles.css

165 ms

jquery.js

405 ms

jquery.wplightbox.js

244 ms

Our browser made a total of 32 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 3% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk, 78% (25 requests) were made to Bennettsdrivingschool.com and 16% (5 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.1 sec) relates to the external source Bennettsdrivingschool.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 320.6 kB (55%)

Content Size

578.2 kB

After Optimization

257.6 kB

In fact, the total size of Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk main page is 578.2 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 385.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 31.4 kB

  • Original 37.1 kB
  • After minification 35.7 kB
  • After compression 5.7 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 31.4 kB or 85% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-47%

Potential reduce by 179.1 kB

  • Original 385.1 kB
  • After minification 205.9 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, Bennettsdrivingschools needs image optimization as it can save up to 179.1 kB or 47% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 106.7 kB

  • Original 152.1 kB
  • After minification 152.1 kB
  • After compression 45.4 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 106.7 kB or 70% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 3.3 kB

  • Original 3.9 kB
  • After minification 3.7 kB
  • After compression 544 B

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. Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 3.3 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 10 (40%)

Requests Now

25

After Optimization

15

The browser has sent 25 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Bennettsdrivingschools. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 5 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk accessibility score

81

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best practices

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk 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

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk SEO score

97

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    N/A

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Unfortunately we cannot identify language used on the page (probably there is a mix of languages, too little text or something else), while the claimed language is English. Our system also found out that Bennettsdrivingschools.co.uk 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 Bennettsdrivingschools. 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: