Report Summary

  • 17

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    32% of other websites

  • 43

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 18% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 73

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    31% of websites

historicalfirearms.info

Historical Firearms

Page Load Speed

9.3 sec in total

First Response

918 ms

Resources Loaded

3.1 sec

Page Rendered

5.3 sec

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About Website

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Welcome to Historical Firearms, a site that looks at the history, development and use of firearms, as well as wider military history

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Key Findings

We analyzed Historicalfirearms.info page load time and found that the first response time was 918 ms and then it took 8.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

historicalfirearms.info performance score

17

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.5 s

34/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value9.1 s

1/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.5 s

2/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value25,510 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.107

88/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value38.4 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.historicalfirearms.info

918 ms

pre_tumblelog.js

11 ms

css

71 ms

modernizr.js

37 ms

precrafted-social.css

39 ms

Our browser made a total of 136 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Historicalfirearms.info, 24% (33 requests) were made to 40.media.tumblr.com and 13% (17 requests) were made to 41.media.tumblr.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.8 sec) relates to the external source 40.media.tumblr.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.9 MB (12%)

Content Size

15.2 MB

After Optimization

13.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Historicalfirearms.info main page is 15.2 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. 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. Images take 13.8 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 129.7 kB

  • Original 166.5 kB
  • After minification 160.8 kB
  • After compression 36.8 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 129.7 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-6%

Potential reduce by 892.7 kB

  • Original 13.8 MB
  • After minification 12.9 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. Historical Firearms images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-60%

Potential reduce by 600.6 kB

  • Original 1.0 MB
  • After minification 999.5 kB
  • After compression 399.5 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 600.6 kB or 60% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 245.5 kB

  • Original 316.6 kB
  • After minification 308.3 kB
  • After compression 71.1 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. Historicalfirearms.info needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 245.5 kB or 78% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 43 (34%)

Requests Now

125

After Optimization

82

The browser has sent 125 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Historical Firearms. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 30 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

historicalfirearms.info accessibility score

43

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

<frame> or <iframe> elements do not have a title

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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

Best practices

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

historicalfirearms.info 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

historicalfirearms.info SEO score

73

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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Historicalfirearms.info 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 Historicalfirearms.info 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 Historical Firearms. 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: