Report Summary

  • 37

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    57% of other websites

  • 100

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 97% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    35% of websites

  • 92

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    75% of websites

chimneysweeps.co.za

THE ORIGINAL CHIMNEY SWEEP - The Original Chimney Sweep

Page Load Speed

7.8 sec in total

First Response

1.6 sec

Resources Loaded

5.9 sec

Page Rendered

306 ms

chimneysweeps.co.za screenshot

About Website

Visit chimneysweeps.co.za now to see the best up-to-date CHIMNEY SWEEP S content and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about chimneysweeps.co.za

Chimney sweep in Cape Town and Western Cape. Cleaning, inspection and sweeping of residential and industrial chimneys and fireplaces

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Key Findings

We analyzed Chimneysweeps.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 1.6 sec and then it took 6.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

chimneysweeps.co.za performance score

37

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value1.4 s

97/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value12.3 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value11.5 s

5/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value850 ms

34/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.005

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value11.7 s

17/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

chimneysweeps.co.za

1587 ms

index.html

1141 ms

gdprscript.js

2616 ms

js

84 ms

sites.css

26 ms

Our browser made a total of 48 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 23% of them (11 requests) were addressed to the original Chimneysweeps.co.za, 65% (31 requests) were made to Cdn2.editmysite.com and 6% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.6 sec) belongs to the original domain Chimneysweeps.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 170.1 kB (21%)

Content Size

814.9 kB

After Optimization

644.7 kB

In fact, the total size of Chimneysweeps.co.za main page is 814.9 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 573.2 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 42.7 kB

  • Original 55.2 kB
  • After minification 54.0 kB
  • After compression 12.5 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 42.7 kB or 77% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 1.7 kB

  • Original 103.8 kB
  • After minification 102.2 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. CHIMNEY SWEEP S images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-16%

Potential reduce by 94.3 kB

  • Original 573.2 kB
  • After minification 525.7 kB
  • After compression 478.9 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 94.3 kB or 16% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-38%

Potential reduce by 31.5 kB

  • Original 82.6 kB
  • After minification 78.9 kB
  • After compression 51.1 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. Chimneysweeps.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 31.5 kB or 38% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 26 (79%)

Requests Now

33

After Optimization

7

The browser has sent 33 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of CHIMNEY SWEEP S. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 15 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 13 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

chimneysweeps.co.za accessibility score

100

Accessibility Issues

Best Practices

chimneysweeps.co.za 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

SEO Factors

chimneysweeps.co.za SEO score

92

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

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 Chimneysweeps.co.za 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 Chimneysweeps.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 data is detected on the main page of CHIMNEY SWEEP S. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: