Report Summary

  • 23

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    42% of other websites

  • 100

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 97% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 100

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    95% of websites

biola.edu

Biola University - A Private Christian University in Southern California

Page Load Speed

56.9 sec in total

First Response

539 ms

Resources Loaded

37 sec

Page Rendered

19.4 sec

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About Website

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Biola University is a nationally ranked private Christian university located in Southern California, and a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities

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Key Findings

We analyzed Biola.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 539 ms and then it took 56.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 95% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

biola.edu performance score

23

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.6 s

33/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.4 s

9/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value8.1 s

21/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value9,340 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value20.4 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

biola.edu

539 ms

www.biola.edu

1227 ms

application-1d55fa02526bc2bc188515b31973fe8c960517777b16947c51d2ebff1361d831.css

1945 ms

home_page-301d5e2a0ad5ed10d9ab454e2c6740975de29c162bfbf2ec3306c5615bedc1d7.css

1869 ms

riq0fcm.js

1807 ms

Our browser made a total of 79 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 5% of them (4 requests) were addressed to the original Biola.edu, 41% (32 requests) were made to Dhsl8p9ocex96.cloudfront.net and 11% (9 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (14.1 sec) relates to the external source Cdn.segment.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.1 MB (16%)

Content Size

7.0 MB

After Optimization

5.9 MB

In fact, the total size of Biola.edu main page is 7.0 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 5.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 159.3 kB

  • Original 193.6 kB
  • After minification 193.0 kB
  • After compression 34.3 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 159.3 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 40.5 kB

  • Original 5.5 MB
  • After minification 5.4 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. Biola images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 540.1 kB

  • Original 860.6 kB
  • After minification 860.4 kB
  • After compression 320.6 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 540.1 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 401.7 kB

  • Original 484.3 kB
  • After minification 481.3 kB
  • After compression 82.7 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. Biola.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 401.7 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 36 (54%)

Requests Now

67

After Optimization

31

The browser has sent 67 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Biola. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 26 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

biola.edu accessibility score

100

Accessibility Issues

Best Practices

biola.edu 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

biola.edu SEO score

100

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

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 Biola.edu 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 Biola.edu 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 Biola. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: