Report Summary

  • 80

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    87% of other websites

  • 79

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 48% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 75

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    32% of websites

birding.in

Birding in India - Bird watching - Indian Birds - Birds of India

Page Load Speed

16.3 sec in total

First Response

1.1 sec

Resources Loaded

7.7 sec

Page Rendered

7.5 sec

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About Website

Visit birding.in now to see the best up-to-date Birding content for India and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about birding.in

Website for bird watching and birders in India and Indian subcontinent. Birds of India - photo gallery of Indian birds

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Key Findings

We analyzed Birding.in page load time and found that the first response time was 1.1 sec and then it took 15.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

birding.in performance score

80

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value1.8 s

89/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value2.4 s

92/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value2.8 s

95/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value450 ms

63/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.2 s

51/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

birding.in

1121 ms

birding.css

544 ms

show_ads.js

17 ms

bw.png

574 ms

ab.png

680 ms

Our browser made a total of 20 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 70% of them (14 requests) were addressed to the original Birding.in, 20% (4 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 10% (2 requests) were made to Googleads.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.4 sec) relates to the external source Pagead2.googlesyndication.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 220.7 kB (35%)

Content Size

639.2 kB

After Optimization

418.4 kB

In fact, the total size of Birding.in main page is 639.2 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. 40% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 307.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 18.6 kB

  • Original 24.7 kB
  • After minification 24.7 kB
  • After compression 6.1 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 18.6 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 2.3 kB

  • Original 299.2 kB
  • After minification 296.9 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. Birding images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 193.6 kB

  • Original 307.1 kB
  • After minification 307.0 kB
  • After compression 113.5 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 193.6 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-76%

Potential reduce by 6.2 kB

  • Original 8.2 kB
  • After minification 7.6 kB
  • After compression 2.0 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. Birding.in needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 6.2 kB or 76% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 3 (16%)

Requests Now

19

After Optimization

16

The browser has sent 19 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Birding. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 4 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

birding.in accessibility score

79

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-*] attributes do not match their roles

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

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Best Practices

birding.in best practices score

67

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

birding.in SEO score

75

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    WINDOWS-1252

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Birding.in 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 Birding.in main page’s claimed encoding is windows-1252. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

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