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Page load speed analysis

  • 67/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    295 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.9 sec

  • Page rendered

    466 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.6 sec

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We analyzed Link.generalassemb.ly page load time and found that the first response time was 295 ms and then it took 2.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 40% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 61.0 kB
    Images 645.0 kB
    Javascripts 1.1 MB
    CSS 132.5 kB

    In fact, the total size of Link.generalassemb.ly main page is 1.9 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. Javascripts take 1.1 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 61.0 kB
    • After minification 60.9 kB
    • After compression 12.5 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 48.5 kB or 79% of the original size.

    • Original 645.0 kB
    • After optimization 644.9 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. Link General Assemb images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.1 MB
    • After minification 1.1 MB
    • After compression 321.2 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 755.4 kB or 70% of the original size.

    • Original 132.5 kB
    • After minification 132.0 kB
    • After compression 45.3 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. Link.generalassemb.ly needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 87.1 kB or 66% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 75 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Link.generalassemb.ly, 19% (14 requests) were made to S3.amazonaws.com and 8% (6 requests) were made to Ga-core.s3.amazonaws.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (687 ms) relates to the external source Servedby.flashtalking.com.

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Requests

The browser has sent 56 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Link General Assemb. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

20

Javascripts

31

Images

2

CSS

3

AJAX

56

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

19

Images

2

CSS

3

AJAX

31

Optimized

25

All

Normal result

IP address

Link.generalassemb.ly 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

link.generalassemb.ly

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162.208.117.53

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

link-nj1.sailthru.com

162.208.117.53 300
CNAME

link.generalassemb.ly

cb.sailthru.com 300

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 Link.generalassemb.ly 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 Link.generalassemb.ly 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

Link.generalassemb.ly 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 58.8% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Link.generalassemb.ly that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Normal result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Link General Assemb. 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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