Report Summary

  • 51

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    70% of other websites

  • 86

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 63% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

ctclearinghouse.org

CT Clearinghouse | A Wheeler Clinic Program | Plainville, CT

Page Load Speed

6.4 sec in total

First Response

132 ms

Resources Loaded

2.9 sec

Page Rendered

3.4 sec

ctclearinghouse.org screenshot

About Website

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CT Clearinghouse is Connecticut's library & resource center for information and materials on wellness, drugs, alcohol, and mental health topics.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ctclearinghouse.org page load time and found that the first response time was 132 ms and then it took 6.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

ctclearinghouse.org performance score

51

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.0 s

50/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value41.0 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.4 s

89/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value180 ms

92/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.528

14/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value5.2 s

75/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

ctclearinghouse.org

132 ms

www.ctclearinghouse.org

87 ms

www.ctclearinghouse.org

1151 ms

css

152 ms

font-awesome.min.css

152 ms

Our browser made a total of 55 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 69% of them (38 requests) were addressed to the original Ctclearinghouse.org, 18% (10 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com and 4% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.2 sec) belongs to the original domain Ctclearinghouse.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 124.4 kB (1%)

Content Size

18.0 MB

After Optimization

17.9 MB

In fact, the total size of Ctclearinghouse.org main page is 18.0 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 17.9 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 17.5 kB

  • Original 23.5 kB
  • After minification 23.5 kB
  • After compression 5.9 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 17.5 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 37.7 kB

  • Original 17.9 MB
  • After minification 17.9 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. CT Clearinghouse images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-53%

Potential reduce by 35.5 kB

  • Original 67.2 kB
  • After minification 67.0 kB
  • After compression 31.7 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 35.5 kB or 53% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 33.7 kB

  • Original 45.9 kB
  • After minification 45.7 kB
  • After compression 12.2 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. Ctclearinghouse.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 33.7 kB or 73% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 10 (24%)

Requests Now

42

After Optimization

32

The browser has sent 42 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of CT Clearinghouse. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 5 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

ctclearinghouse.org accessibility score

86

Accessibility Issues

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

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.

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

ctclearinghouse.org 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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

ctclearinghouse.org SEO score

91

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

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

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 Ctclearinghouse.org 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 Ctclearinghouse.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 description is not detected on the main page of CT Clearinghouse. 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: