Report Summary

  • 77

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    85% of other websites

  • 89

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 73% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 77

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    36% of websites

Page Load Speed

787 ms in total

First Response

56 ms

Resources Loaded

350 ms

Page Rendered

381 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Educhoices.org page load time and found that the first response time was 56 ms and then it took 731 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 10% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

educhoices.org performance score

77

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.7 s

61/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.3 s

71/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.4 s

90/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value380 ms

69/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.043

99/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value4.1 s

87/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

index.html

56 ms

mainStyle.css

39 ms

jquery-1.7.2.min.js

57 ms

blockUI.min.jquery.js

31 ms

jquery.tools.min.js

32 ms

Our browser made a total of 21 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Educhoices.org and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (57 ms) belongs to the original domain Educhoices.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 132.9 kB (64%)

Content Size

206.1 kB

After Optimization

73.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Educhoices.org main page is 206.1 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 161.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-76%

Potential reduce by 10.4 kB

  • Original 13.8 kB
  • After minification 12.3 kB
  • After compression 3.4 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 1.5 kB, which is 11% 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 10.4 kB or 76% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 34 B

  • Original 19.9 kB
  • After minification 19.9 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. Educhoices images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 114.6 kB

  • Original 161.1 kB
  • After minification 131.6 kB
  • After compression 46.5 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 114.6 kB or 71% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 7.8 kB

  • Original 11.2 kB
  • After minification 9.3 kB
  • After compression 3.4 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. Educhoices.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 7.8 kB or 70% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 11 (55%)

Requests Now

20

After Optimization

9

The browser has sent 20 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Educhoices. 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 from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

educhoices.org accessibility score

89

Accessibility Issues

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

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

High

Some elements have a [tabindex] value greater than 0

Best Practices

educhoices.org best practices score

67

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

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

educhoices.org SEO score

77

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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 Educhoices.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 Educhoices.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 Educhoices. 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: