Report Summary

  • 42

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    63% of other websites

  • 91

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 78% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

eggsa.org

Welcome - eGGSA branch of the GSSA

Page Load Speed

4.1 sec in total

First Response

272 ms

Resources Loaded

1.8 sec

Page Rendered

2 sec

eggsa.org screenshot

About Website

Welcome to eggsa.org homepage info - get ready to check EGGSA best content for South Africa right away, or after learning these important things about eggsa.org

The Virtual Branch of the Genealogical Society of South Africa

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Key Findings

We analyzed Eggsa.org page load time and found that the first response time was 272 ms and then it took 3.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

eggsa.org performance score

42

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value8.2 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value9.7 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value8.2 s

20/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value300 ms

78/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.076

95/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value9.7 s

28/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

eggsa.org

272 ms

eggsa.css

146 ms

menu.js

137 ms

ruthsarian_utilities.js

156 ms

floatbox.css

115 ms

Our browser made a total of 58 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Eggsa.org and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (930 ms) belongs to the original domain Eggsa.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 391.2 kB (20%)

Content Size

2.0 MB

After Optimization

1.6 MB

In fact, the total size of Eggsa.org main page is 2.0 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. 25% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.7 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 115.5 kB

  • Original 149.0 kB
  • After minification 145.0 kB
  • After compression 33.5 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 115.5 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-9%

Potential reduce by 155.7 kB

  • Original 1.7 MB
  • After minification 1.5 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. EGGSA images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-59%

Potential reduce by 67.3 kB

  • Original 113.8 kB
  • After minification 99.2 kB
  • After compression 46.6 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 67.3 kB or 59% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 52.7 kB

  • Original 61.3 kB
  • After minification 44.4 kB
  • After compression 8.6 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. Eggsa.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 52.7 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 9 (16%)

Requests Now

57

After Optimization

48

The browser has sent 57 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of EGGSA. 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 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

eggsa.org accessibility score

91

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

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

eggsa.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

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

eggsa.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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Eggsa.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 Eggsa.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 EGGSA. 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: