Report Summary

  • 51

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    70% 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

  • 99

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    94% of websites

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk

Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council Homepage

Page Load Speed

2.2 sec in total

First Response

418 ms

Resources Loaded

1.6 sec

Page Rendered

225 ms

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk screenshot

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Key Findings

We analyzed Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 418 ms and then it took 1.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk performance score

51

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.3 s

73/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.5 s

9/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.4 s

55/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value510 ms

57/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.001

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value8.2 s

41/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk

418 ms

jquery.min.js

55 ms

base.css

171 ms

hinckley.css

182 ms

standard_widget_styles.css

163 ms

Our browser made a total of 44 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 84% of them (37 requests) were addressed to the original Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk, 7% (3 requests) were made to Socitm.govmetric.com and 5% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (914 ms) belongs to the original domain Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 199.5 kB (43%)

Content Size

460.6 kB

After Optimization

261.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk main page is 460.6 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. 30% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 234.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 21.9 kB

  • Original 27.5 kB
  • After minification 23.5 kB
  • After compression 5.5 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 3.9 kB, which is 14% 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 21.9 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-11%

Potential reduce by 26.2 kB

  • Original 234.3 kB
  • After minification 208.1 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. Obviously, Hinckley Bosworth needs image optimization as it can save up to 26.2 kB or 11% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-39%

Potential reduce by 15.0 kB

  • Original 38.5 kB
  • After minification 34.5 kB
  • After compression 23.5 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 15.0 kB or 39% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 136.4 kB

  • Original 160.3 kB
  • After minification 116.0 kB
  • After compression 23.9 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. Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 136.4 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 11 (27%)

Requests Now

41

After Optimization

30

The browser has sent 41 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Hinckley Bosworth. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 12 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk 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

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk best practices score

83

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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk 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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk 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 Hinckley-bosworth.gov.uk 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 Hinckley Bosworth. 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: