Report Summary

  • 16

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    30% of other websites

  • 91

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 78% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    81% of websites

  • 99

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    93% of websites

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu

Harvard Business Review - Ideas and Advice for Leaders

Page Load Speed

4.6 sec in total

First Response

37 ms

Resources Loaded

3.3 sec

Page Rendered

1.2 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 37 ms and then it took 4.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu performance score

16

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.3 s

7/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value18.3 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value15.0 s

1/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value5,860 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.003

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value36.5 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu

37 ms

hbr.org

137 ms

style_70367614f37ec7cb.css

18 ms

tinypass.min.js

273 ms

funding-choices_82f112a96bb8e37e.js

223 ms

Our browser made a total of 107 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu, 36% (39 requests) were made to Hbr.org and 6% (6 requests) were made to Siteintercept.qualtrics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (680 ms) relates to the external source Harvardbusinessrevie.tt.omtrdc.net.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 127.1 kB (21%)

Content Size

608.6 kB

After Optimization

481.5 kB

In fact, the total size of Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu main page is 608.6 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. 85% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Javascripts take 276.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 125.7 kB

  • Original 162.2 kB
  • After minification 150.4 kB
  • After compression 36.4 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. 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 125.7 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 13 B

  • Original 41.5 kB
  • After minification 41.5 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. Harvard Business Online Hbsp images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 1.3 kB

  • Original 276.1 kB
  • After minification 276.0 kB
  • After compression 274.8 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

-0%

Potential reduce by 43 B

  • Original 128.8 kB
  • After minification 128.8 kB
  • After compression 128.8 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. Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 53 (60%)

Requests Now

89

After Optimization

36

The browser has sent 89 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Harvard Business Online Hbsp. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 42 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu accessibility score

91

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu best practices score

92

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu SEO score

99

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu 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 Harvardbusinessonline.hbsp.harvard.edu 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 description is not detected on the main page of Harvard Business Online Hbsp. 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: