Report Summary

  • 17

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    36% of other websites

  • 74

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 50% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 92

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    79% of websites

fisher.edu

Fisher College | Boston, MA

Page Load Speed

3.4 sec in total

First Response

170 ms

Resources Loaded

2.8 sec

Page Rendered

431 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Fisher.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 170 ms and then it took 3.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Fisher.edu rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

fisher.edu performance score

17

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value7.2 s

1/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value18.3 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value12.2 s

3/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,840 ms

9/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.087

93/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value20.9 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

fisher.edu

170 ms

default.aspx

804 ms

WebResource.axd

20 ms

WebResource.axd

18 ms

WebResource.axd

35 ms

Our browser made a total of 148 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 50% of them (74 requests) were addressed to the original Fisher.edu, 13% (19 requests) were made to Um.simpli.fi and 4% (6 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (833 ms) belongs to the original domain Fisher.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.2 MB (26%)

Content Size

8.5 MB

After Optimization

6.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Fisher.edu main page is 8.5 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. 70% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 6.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 130.5 kB

  • Original 151.7 kB
  • After minification 149.1 kB
  • After compression 21.3 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 130.5 kB or 86% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-9%

Potential reduce by 543.3 kB

  • Original 6.3 MB
  • After minification 5.8 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. Fisher images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 1.4 MB

  • Original 1.9 MB
  • After minification 1.5 MB
  • After compression 433.8 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 1.4 MB or 77% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 129.7 kB

  • Original 154.8 kB
  • After minification 127.4 kB
  • After compression 25.1 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. Fisher.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 129.7 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 52 (46%)

Requests Now

113

After Optimization

61

The browser has sent 113 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Fisher. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 19 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 14 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

fisher.edu accessibility score

74

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-*] attributes do not match their roles

High

[aria-hidden="true"] elements contain focusable descendents

High

ARIA input fields do not have accessible names

High

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

High

[aria-*] attributes do not have valid values

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Tables and lists

These are opportunities to improve the experience of reading tabular or list data using assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Lists do not contain only <li> elements and script supporting elements (<script> and <template>).

Best Practices

fisher.edu 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

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

fisher.edu SEO score

92

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

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