Report Summary

  • 5

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    21% of other websites

  • 87

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 66% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    35% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    60% of websites

classicsouth.org

Classic South | Official Georgia Tourism & Travel Website | Explore Georgia.org

Page Load Speed

7 sec in total

First Response

125 ms

Resources Loaded

6.3 sec

Page Rendered

552 ms

classicsouth.org screenshot

About Website

Welcome to classicsouth.org homepage info - get ready to check Classic South best content right away, or after learning these important things about classicsouth.org

Southern hospitality at its finest, the Classic South offers visitors a rare combination of history and charm mixed with bustling excursion options for everyone from outdoorsmen to museum-goers.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Classicsouth.org page load time and found that the first response time was 125 ms and then it took 6.8 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

classicsouth.org performance score

5

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value6.6 s

2/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value12.2 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value25.6 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value61,560 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.327

35/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value78.0 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

classicsouth.org

125 ms

classicsouth

41 ms

classicsouth

224 ms

classic-south

906 ms

gpt.js

140 ms

Our browser made a total of 147 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Classicsouth.org, 22% (32 requests) were made to S.amazon-adsystem.com and 18% (26 requests) were made to Exploregeorgia.org. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2 sec) relates to the external source Clickserv.sitescout.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 356.5 kB (15%)

Content Size

2.4 MB

After Optimization

2.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Classicsouth.org main page is 2.4 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 1.9 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 194.3 kB

  • Original 250.0 kB
  • After minification 238.4 kB
  • After compression 55.6 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 194.3 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-8%

Potential reduce by 156.0 kB

  • Original 1.9 MB
  • After minification 1.8 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. Classic South images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 6.1 kB

  • Original 178.5 kB
  • After minification 178.5 kB
  • After compression 172.4 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 69 B

  • Original 27.6 kB
  • After minification 27.6 kB
  • After compression 27.6 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. Classicsouth.org has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 78 (68%)

Requests Now

114

After Optimization

36

The browser has sent 114 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Classic South. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 31 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

classicsouth.org accessibility score

87

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 input fields do not have accessible names

High

ARIA IDs are not unique

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

[id] attributes on active, focusable elements are not unique

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

Best Practices

classicsouth.org best practices score

75

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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

classicsouth.org SEO score

86

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

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 Classicsouth.org 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 Classicsouth.org 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 Classic South. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: