Analyze Idealist

Idealist connects millions of idealists – people who want to do good – with opportunities for action and collaboration all over the world.

Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    140 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2 sec

  • Page rendered

    181 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.3 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 140 ms and then it took 2.2 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 68.2 kB
    Images 479.2 kB
    Javascripts 1.5 MB
    CSS 444.0 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 2.5 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. 55% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 1.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 68.2 kB
    • After minification 58.4 kB
    • After compression 11.3 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 9.8 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 57.0 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 479.2 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. Idealist images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.5 MB
    • After minification 1.5 MB
    • After compression 454.3 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 1.1 MB or 71% of the original size.

    • Original 444.0 kB
    • After minification 441.8 kB
    • After compression 240.5 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 203.5 kB or 46% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • fonts.css
  • wrapper.css
  • homepage-control-v4.css
  • jquery-1.8.1.js
  • underscore-min.js
  • backbone-1.1.0.js
  • babel.js
  • jquery-ui-1.10.4.custom.min.js
  • jquery.simplemodal.js
  • jquery.powertip.js
  • jquery.form.js
  • jquery.templatify.js
  • jquery.timeago.js
  • jquery.cookie.js
  • es5-shim.js
  • es5-sham.js
  • react-with-addons-0.14.3.min.js
  • reactdom-0.14.3.min.js
  • raven-1.1.18.js
  • picturefill.min.js
  • velocity.min.js
  • i18n.js
  • analytics.js
  • nudges.js
  • delayed_hover.js
  • system_messages.js
  • placeholders.js
  • def.js
  • def.forms.js
  • abc.js
  • geoautocomplete.js
  • session.js
  • ido.js
  • control-v4.js
  • ajson.js
  • engage.js
  • form_sherpa.js
  • signup.js
  • location_widget.js
  • jquery.timeago.js
  • 5C93AC06408CFFD8F.css
  • analytics.js
  • dc.js
  • idealist.gif
  • neweh-icons.svg
  • idealist_120.png
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  • __utm.gif
  • js-i18n
  • info
  • road_1650.jpg

Our browser made a total of 64 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 75% of them (48 requests) were addressed to the original, 16% (10 requests) were made to and 5% (3 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (521 ms) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 51 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Idealist. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 39 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.











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Normal result


As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to before it reached this domain.

IP address 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

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 300
A 300
A 300
A 300
NS 86400

Language and encoding

Good result


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Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise 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 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 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 74.2% of all visits is United States. It’s good for 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

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

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

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