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budget.gov.ie: Budget 2019

Ireland Budget

Page load speed analysis

  • 51/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    287 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    190 ms

  • Total page load time

    3.1 sec

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We analyzed Budget.gov.ie page load time and found that the first response time was 287 ms and then it took 2.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 30.5 kB
    Images 950.4 kB
    Javascripts 132.8 kB
    CSS 170.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of Budget.gov.ie main page is 1.3 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. Images take 950.4 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 30.5 kB
    • After minification 23.0 kB
    • After compression 5.2 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 7.5 kB, which is 25% 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 25.3 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 950.4 kB
    • After optimization 882.4 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. Budget Gov images are well optimized though.

    • Original 132.8 kB
    • After minification 132.8 kB
    • After compression 48.6 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 84.2 kB or 63% of the original size.

    • Original 170.7 kB
    • After minification 165.9 kB
    • After compression 27.7 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. Budget.gov.ie needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 142.9 kB or 84% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 64 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 20% of them (13 requests) were addressed to the original Budget.gov.ie, 42% (27 requests) were made to Pbs.twimg.com and 11% (7 requests) were made to Platform.twitter.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (789 ms) relates to the external source Media.heanet.ie.

Additional info on budget.gov.ie

Requests

The browser has sent 62 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Budget Gov. 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 from 12 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

8

Javascripts

40

Images

12

CSS

2

AJAX

62

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

40

Images

1

CSS

2

AJAX

18

Optimized

44

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to /Budgets/2016/2016.aspx before it reached this domain.

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Budget.gov.ie. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

budget.gov.ie

137.191.249.122

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

budget.gov.ie

137.191.249.122 600
MX

budget.gov.ie

gbext.gn.gov.ie 14400 Pri: 10
MX

budget.gov.ie

cwext.gn.gov.ie 14400 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

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

Budget.gov.ie 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 77.3% of all visits is Ireland. It’s good for Budget.gov.ie that their server is also located in Ireland, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

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Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Budget Gov. 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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