Report Summary

  • 15

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    34% of other websites

  • 77

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 54% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 92

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    79% of websites

icarus.film

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Page Load Speed

27.5 sec in total

First Response

6.5 sec

Resources Loaded

15.7 sec

Page Rendered

5.3 sec

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About Website

Click here to check amazing ICARUS content for United States. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about icarus.film

A doping investigation leads to a global cat and mouse game when an American cyclist and a Russian expert trigger a huge international sports scandal.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Icarus.film page load time and found that the first response time was 6.5 sec and then it took 21 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 95% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

icarus.film performance score

15

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value6.6 s

2/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value16.9 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value15.4 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value7,820 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value22.7 s

1/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.icarus.film

6477 ms

flashblock.css

58 ms

player.css

59 ms

styles.css

44 ms

settings.css

59 ms

Our browser made a total of 161 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 86% of them (139 requests) were addressed to the original Icarus.film, 6% (9 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com and 2% (4 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (6.5 sec) belongs to the original domain Icarus.film.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.7 MB (67%)

Content Size

4.0 MB

After Optimization

1.3 MB

In fact, the total size of Icarus.film main page is 4.0 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. Javascripts take 1.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 419.8 kB

  • Original 487.4 kB
  • After minification 487.0 kB
  • After compression 67.6 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 419.8 kB or 86% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 0 B

  • Original 747.1 kB
  • After minification 747.1 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. ICARUS images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 1.1 MB

  • Original 1.4 MB
  • After minification 1.3 MB
  • After compression 332.8 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. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 1.1 MB or 77% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-87%

Potential reduce by 1.2 MB

  • Original 1.3 MB
  • After minification 1.2 MB
  • After compression 170.1 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. Icarus.film needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 1.2 MB or 87% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 51 (35%)

Requests Now

146

After Optimization

95

The browser has sent 146 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of ICARUS. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 29 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 24 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

icarus.film accessibility score

77

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

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

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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

icarus.film 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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

icarus.film SEO score

92

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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 Icarus.film 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 Icarus.film 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 data is detected on the main page of ICARUS. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: