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citv.co.uk

CITV

Page Load Speed

87.7 sec in total

First Response

334 ms

Resources Loaded

45.1 sec

Page Rendered

42.3 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Citv.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 334 ms and then it took 87.4 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

citv.co.uk performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

citv.co.uk

334 ms

517 ms

application-ca8bb5dafc45bff7e1b0491104549e54.css

209 ms

index.min.js

654 ms

application-c88d2f4b6221dd046998b37dc06e84f1.js

620 ms

Our browser made a total of 55 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Citv.co.uk, 27% (15 requests) were made to Metrics.brightcove.com and 13% (7 requests) were made to Cdn.itv.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (8.1 sec) relates to the external source Youtube.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.1 MB (59%)

Content Size

3.6 MB

After Optimization

1.5 MB

In fact, the total size of Citv.co.uk main page is 3.6 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. 85% 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. Javascripts take 1.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 242.7 kB

  • Original 281.6 kB
  • After minification 273.2 kB
  • After compression 38.9 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 242.7 kB or 86% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 2.8 kB

  • Original 661.5 kB
  • After minification 658.7 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. CITV images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 1.1 MB

  • Original 1.5 MB
  • After minification 1.5 MB
  • After compression 452.7 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 1.1 MB or 70% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 834.2 kB

  • Original 1.1 MB
  • After minification 1.1 MB
  • After compression 310.2 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. Citv.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 834.2 kB or 73% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 24 (50%)

Requests Now

48

After Optimization

24

The browser has sent 48 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of CITV. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 10 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

citv.co.uk SEO score

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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 Citv.co.uk 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 Citv.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 data is detected on the main page of CITV. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: