Report Summary

  • 46

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    65% of other websites

  • 100

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 97% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

ebay.co.za

Electronics, Cars, Fashion, Collectibles & More | eBay

Page Load Speed

2.1 sec in total

First Response

566 ms

Resources Loaded

1.3 sec

Page Rendered

190 ms

ebay.co.za screenshot

About Website

Welcome to ebay.co.za homepage info - get ready to check EBay best content for South Africa right away, or after learning these important things about ebay.co.za

Buy & sell electronics, cars, clothes, collectibles & more on eBay, the world's online marketplace. Top brands, low prices & free shipping on many items.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ebay.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 566 ms and then it took 1.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

ebay.co.za performance score

46

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.4 s

36/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.4 s

66/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value6.2 s

43/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,250 ms

19/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.018

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value13.0 s

13/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.ebay.com

566 ms

yg2ufuq15m5npmlp4aladdxfgea.css

28 ms

r.f3d57542.js

27 ms

r.5625b331.css

38 ms

fxxj3ttftm5ltcqnto1o4baovyl.png

38 ms

Our browser made a total of 21 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Ebay.co.za, 10% (2 requests) were made to Ebay.com and 5% (1 request) were made to Secureir.ebaystatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (566 ms) relates to the external source Ebay.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 954.1 kB (75%)

Content Size

1.3 MB

After Optimization

311.1 kB

In fact, the total size of Ebay.co.za main page is 1.3 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. HTML takes 662.6 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 583.3 kB

  • Original 662.6 kB
  • After minification 647.9 kB
  • After compression 79.3 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 583.3 kB or 88% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-22%

Potential reduce by 22.6 kB

  • Original 101.9 kB
  • After minification 79.3 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. Obviously, EBay needs image optimization as it can save up to 22.6 kB or 22% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 0 B

  • Original 105.0 kB
  • After minification 105.0 kB
  • After compression 105.0 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

-88%

Potential reduce by 348.1 kB

  • Original 395.7 kB
  • After minification 395.4 kB
  • After compression 47.5 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. Ebay.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 348.1 kB or 88% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 8 (44%)

Requests Now

18

After Optimization

10

The browser has sent 18 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of EBay. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 9 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

ebay.co.za accessibility score

100

Accessibility Issues

Best Practices

ebay.co.za best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

ebay.co.za SEO score

91

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

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 Ebay.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 Ebay.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 EBay. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: