Report Summary

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    Best Practices

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city-link.co.uk

DX Delivery Services and Tracking

Page Load Speed

21.1 sec in total

First Response

2.7 sec

Resources Loaded

12 sec

Page Rendered

6.5 sec

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About Website

Click here to check amazing City Link content for United Kingdom. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about city-link.co.uk

DX provides proven next day delivery services for mail, parcels and 2-Man deliveries to both residential and business addresses.

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Key Findings

We analyzed City-link.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 2.7 sec and then it took 18.5 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

city-link.co.uk performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

www.dxdelivery.com

2660 ms

StylesMain.min.css

410 ms

js

743 ms

home

557 ms

iMAWebCookie.js

1394 ms

Our browser made a total of 23 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original City-link.co.uk, 9% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 4% (1 request) were made to Sc.pages03.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4.2 sec) relates to the external source Dxdelivery.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 219.4 kB (28%)

Content Size

774.4 kB

After Optimization

555.0 kB

In fact, the total size of City-link.co.uk main page is 774.4 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. Images take 515.6 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 17.6 kB

  • Original 23.3 kB
  • After minification 19.1 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 4.2 kB, which is 18% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 17.6 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-6%

Potential reduce by 32.1 kB

  • Original 515.6 kB
  • After minification 483.5 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. City Link images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 77.6 kB

  • Original 123.2 kB
  • After minification 116.5 kB
  • After compression 45.6 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 77.6 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 92.1 kB

  • Original 112.4 kB
  • After minification 112.1 kB
  • After compression 20.2 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. City-link.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 92.1 kB or 82% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 6 (29%)

Requests Now

21

After Optimization

15

The browser has sent 21 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of City Link. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 7 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

city-link.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 City-link.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 City-link.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 City Link. 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: