Report Summary

  • 49

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    69% of other websites

  • 90

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 76% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 76

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    35% of websites

greensboroday.org

Home - Greensboro Day School | A Private School in North Carolina

Page Load Speed

3.8 sec in total

First Response

64 ms

Resources Loaded

2.8 sec

Page Rendered

902 ms

greensboroday.org screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Greensboro Day content for United States. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about greensboroday.org

Home - Greensboro Day School (GDS) is an independent college prep school for boys and girls from preschool through grade 12. Located in Greensboro, NC.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Greensboroday.org page load time and found that the first response time was 64 ms and then it took 3.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

greensboroday.org performance score

49

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.5 s

34/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value9.6 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value4.9 s

65/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value380 ms

70/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.034

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value8.8 s

35/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

greensboroday.org

64 ms

www.greensboroday.org

463 ms

styles.cfm

71 ms

ss.css

14 ms

jquery.min.js

24 ms

Our browser made a total of 77 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 71% of them (55 requests) were addressed to the original Greensboroday.org, 14% (11 requests) were made to Newjs.finalsite.com and 5% (4 requests) were made to Newcss.finalsite.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2 sec) belongs to the original domain Greensboroday.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.0 MB (35%)

Content Size

5.6 MB

After Optimization

3.6 MB

In fact, the total size of Greensboroday.org main page is 5.6 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. 40% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 5.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 41.2 kB

  • Original 52.0 kB
  • After minification 47.4 kB
  • After compression 10.8 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 41.2 kB or 79% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-31%

Potential reduce by 1.5 MB

  • Original 5.0 MB
  • After minification 3.4 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. Obviously, Greensboro Day needs image optimization as it can save up to 1.5 MB or 31% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 315.1 kB

  • Original 445.8 kB
  • After minification 406.4 kB
  • After compression 130.7 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 315.1 kB or 71% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 80.4 kB

  • Original 98.8 kB
  • After minification 78.2 kB
  • After compression 18.4 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. Greensboroday.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 80.4 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 42 (58%)

Requests Now

73

After Optimization

31

The browser has sent 73 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Greensboro Day. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 11 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 12 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

greensboroday.org accessibility score

90

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.

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

Best Practices

greensboroday.org 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

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

greensboroday.org SEO score

76

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Greensboroday.org 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 Greensboroday.org main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Greensboro Day. 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: