Report Summary

  • 18

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    34% of other websites

  • 93

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 82% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    60% of websites

europcar.pt

Europcar: Aluguer de carros e comerciais em todo o Mundo

Page Load Speed

5.4 sec in total

First Response

932 ms

Resources Loaded

4.1 sec

Page Rendered

317 ms

europcar.pt screenshot

About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Europcar.pt page load time and found that the first response time was 932 ms and then it took 4.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 65% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Europcar.pt rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

europcar.pt performance score

18

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.8 s

4/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.3 s

10/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.5 s

2/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value6,860 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.016

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value26.5 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.europcar.pt

932 ms

wt_capi.js

14 ms

europcar_fragment.min.js

846 ms

9fb84521bbac220377e3d425b7a066.min.css

197 ms

2fa68ce153ec9d3425e92b6d89498f67.min.css

486 ms

Our browser made a total of 101 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 45% of them (45 requests) were addressed to the original Europcar.pt, 6% (6 requests) were made to Fstatic.iadvize.com and 5% (5 requests) were made to Halc.iadvize.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.4 sec) belongs to the original domain Europcar.pt.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.3 MB (65%)

Content Size

3.6 MB

After Optimization

1.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Europcar.pt main page is 3.6 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. 60% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 2.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 109.5 kB

  • Original 146.6 kB
  • After minification 141.8 kB
  • After compression 37.1 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 109.5 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 17.3 kB

  • Original 420.0 kB
  • After minification 402.7 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. Europcar images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 1.8 MB

  • Original 2.5 MB
  • After minification 2.4 MB
  • After compression 735.8 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 1.8 MB or 71% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 422.7 kB

  • Original 482.4 kB
  • After minification 479.6 kB
  • After compression 59.7 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. Europcar.pt needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 422.7 kB or 88% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 60 (63%)

Requests Now

96

After Optimization

36

The browser has sent 96 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Europcar. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 33 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

europcar.pt accessibility score

93

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

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

europcar.pt 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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

europcar.pt 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

    PT

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Europcar.pt can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that Portuguese is used on the page, and it does not match the claimed English language. Our system also found out that Europcar.pt 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 Europcar. 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: