Report Summary

  • 47

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    67% of other websites

  • 98

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 95% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

residential.firstnational.ca

First National Financial LP | Residential & Commercial Mortgage Lending

Page Load Speed

5.2 sec in total

First Response

492 ms

Resources Loaded

3.6 sec

Page Rendered

1.1 sec

residential.firstnational.ca screenshot

About Website

Welcome to residential.firstnational.ca homepage info - get ready to check Residential First National best content for Canada right away, or after learning these important things about residential.firstnational.ca

First National is Canada's largest non bank lender of single family residential mortgages, commercial mortgages and multi family mortgages.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Residential.firstnational.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 492 ms and then it took 4.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 65% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

residential.firstnational.ca performance score

47

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.4 s

16/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.3 s

2/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.8 s

49/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value390 ms

69/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.008

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.7 s

45/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.firstnational.ca

492 ms

fonts.css

433 ms

styles.min.css

354 ms

slick.css

71 ms

ScriptResource.axd

431 ms

Our browser made a total of 37 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Residential.firstnational.ca, 16% (6 requests) were made to and 8% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.1 sec) relates to the external source Google.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 73.9 kB (9%)

Content Size

849.9 kB

After Optimization

776.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Residential.firstnational.ca main page is 849.9 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. 55% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 562.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 62.4 kB

  • Original 74.8 kB
  • After minification 59.1 kB
  • After compression 12.4 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 15.7 kB, which is 21% 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 62.4 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 8.2 kB

  • Original 562.5 kB
  • After minification 554.3 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. Residential First National images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 79 B

  • Original 20.8 kB
  • After minification 20.8 kB
  • After compression 20.8 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 3.3 kB

  • Original 191.8 kB
  • After minification 191.8 kB
  • After compression 188.5 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. Residential.firstnational.ca has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 13 (46%)

Requests Now

28

After Optimization

15

The browser has sent 28 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Residential First National. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 8 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

residential.firstnational.ca accessibility score

98

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.

Best Practices

residential.firstnational.ca 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

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

residential.firstnational.ca 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 Residential.firstnational.ca 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 Residential.firstnational.ca 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 data is detected on the main page of Residential First National. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: