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freefind.co.za: FREE South African Business Directory - FreeFind South Africa

Freefind is a Free South African Business Directory. List Your Business for Free to Generate New Leads & Bulid Your Online Footprint.

Page load speed analysis

  • 66/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    778 ms

  • Resources loaded

    3.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    350 ms

  • Total page load time

    4.8 sec

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We analyzed Freefind.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 778 ms and then it took 4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 30.7 kB
    Images 496.3 kB
    Javascripts 170.9 kB
    CSS 19.1 kB

    In fact, the total size of Freefind.co.za main page is 717.0 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 496.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 30.7 kB
    • After minification 29.7 kB
    • After compression 5.0 kB

    HTML optimization

    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 25.8 kB or 84% of the original size.

    • Original 496.3 kB
    • After optimization 495.9 kB

    Image optimization

    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. Free Find images are well optimized though.

    • Original 170.9 kB
    • After minification 170.8 kB
    • After compression 58.5 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 112.4 kB or 66% of the original size.

    • Original 19.1 kB
    • After minification 13.5 kB
    • After compression 3.4 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. Freefind.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 15.6 kB or 82% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • freefind.co.za
  • freefind.css
  • Latestlinks.js
  • show_ads.js
  • ga.js
  • freefind-background.jpg
  • logo_freefind.jpg
  • formsearch.jpg
  • addbiz.jpg
  • courses4africa_freefind.jpg
  • netmechanic.jpg
  • __utm.gif
  • ca-pub-2793904050333996.js
  • zrt_lookup.html
  • show_ads_impl.js
  • round-br.png
  • ads
  • osd.js
  • m_js_controller.js
  • abg.js
  • favicon
  • googlelogo_color_112x36dp.png
  • nessie_icon_tiamat_white.png
  • s
  • x_button_blue2.png
  • Tqng9ngJVK4Gqvh3e602hP-HqlN49KFEUSDtmrOPmWo.js

Our browser made a total of 26 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 38% of them (10 requests) were addressed to the original Freefind.co.za, 19% (5 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 15% (4 requests) were made to Tpc.googlesyndication.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.1 sec) belongs to the original domain Freefind.co.za.

Additional info on freefind.co.za

Requests

The browser has sent 23 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Free Find. 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.

9

Javascripts

10

Images

1

CSS

3

AJAX

23

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

10

Images

1

CSS

3

AJAX

8

Optimized

15

All

Good result

IP address

Freefind.co.za uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace

freefind.co.za

physsportsmed.com

arede.info

super.com.co

hot-spring.cn

104.21.29.15

172.67.171.61

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

freefind.co.za

104.21.29.15 300
A

freefind.co.za

172.67.171.61 300
NS

freefind.co.za

tegan.ns.cloudflare.com 300
NS

freefind.co.za

kanye.ns.cloudflare.com 300
SOA

freefind.co.za

300 Mname: kanye.ns.cloudflare.com
Rname: dns.cloudflare.com
Serial: 2036588405
Refresh: 10000
Retry: 2400
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 3600

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

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

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Freefind.co.za has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 52.7% of all visits is South Africa. It lies approximately 9080 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Freefind.co.za page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to South Africa or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Free Find. 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:

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