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Page load speed analysis

  • 64/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    25 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.3 sec

  • Page rendered

    691 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.1 sec

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We analyzed Ifixit.net page load time and found that the first response time was 25 ms and then it took 2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 45.3 kB
    Images 574.0 kB
    Javascripts 942.7 kB
    CSS 126.3 kB

    In fact, the total size of Ifixit.net main page is 1.7 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. 50% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 942.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 45.3 kB
    • After minification 37.0 kB
    • After compression 9.9 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 8.3 kB, which is 18% 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 35.5 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 574.0 kB
    • After optimization 566.9 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. IFixit images are well optimized though.

    • Original 942.7 kB
    • After minification 942.6 kB
    • After compression 310.1 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 632.6 kB or 67% of the original size.

    • Original 126.3 kB
    • After minification 104.7 kB
    • After compression 19.4 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. Ifixit.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 107.0 kB or 85% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • ifixit.net
  • www.ifixit.com
  • api.js
  • css
  • font-awesome.css[giGvg0XddkuKqOmX56z43Q]
  • home.css[KR9TJS6r0hoJyPcQs-cAgQ]
  • Shared-country_flags.css[PcHgYipzBcL8k8CK7emO3A]
  • Shared-responsive_utilities.css[uHe-Ry0y8dVx94HED4MnvQ]
  • Shared-modal.css[pMbCm9IaxGR6_kjLuVkcnw]
  • Shared-login.css[LJN-M17ZubAAzKryeagVvg]
  • analytics.js
  • en-global.js[jdy9IY-8bl3lZJ8AIs48VQ]
  • en-home.js[B8AV9Q91LcbmERxCBuRTiA]
  • en-header-footer.js[IANhe9HXw5iuVnxuc22NTg]
  • en-Shared-auth.js[hMzBeL1nErQvRjt_XQF3uA]
  • en-Shared-status_panel.js[RRzyCFxg8mlCA_HyKEakgA]
  • conversion.js
  • home-feature-nikond600.jpg
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  • uwLZZEERIxHZLsHY.standard
  • VZxFnS6MgHyEApWH.standard
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  • sZAXkFEsebKnRmIL.standard
  • tCsAlFDEsO3GhDan.standard
  • dvkWNKWwrQirgdip.standard
  • WfFVqcDQPjXvk6kG.standard
  • 16px_11px.png
  • ifixit-logo-horiz.svg
  • header-sprite.png
  • mission-bg3.jpg
  • uYn4Ihpxm4PJCBrU.thumbnail
  • bxNlWpWxk12TXW2I.standard
  • OWILhMyqZEg2n3QH.thumbnail
  • jxrO1ipXW5SHx5iR.standard
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  • pBalpTBkX2UCHITw.standard
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  • 4ulmukfICDOUrfJg.standard
  • tuDtO5rbUNNvqyXE.standard
  • eVwVQojWEP5whU62.standard
  • emV3HHTXHUYEs3DC.standard
  • Shared-print.css[ej-m-RsicBzcpqbxdfzumQ]
  • v0SdcGFAl2aezM9Vq_aFTQ.ttf
  • nj47mAZe0mYUIySgfn0wpQ.ttf
  • DvlFBScY1r-FMtZSYIYoYw.ttf
  • 4cKlrioa77J2iqTqBgkRWg.ttf
  • icomoon.woff
  • js
  • collect
  • collect
  • geo_locate
  • hotjar-9559.js
  • ga-audiences
  • modules-043c1e6abe660c48857202e419ff9d8a.js
  • gtmp_compiled_9-hatpZX8VY.js

Our browser made a total of 58 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Ifixit.net, 21% (12 requests) were made to D3nevzfk7ii3be.cloudfront.net and 21% (12 requests) were made to D1luk0418egahw.cloudfront.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (794 ms) relates to the external source Fonts.gstatic.com.

Additional info on ifixit.net

Requests

The browser has sent 49 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of IFixit. 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 from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

12

Javascripts

27

Images

8

CSS

2

AJAX

49

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

27

Images

1

CSS

2

AJAX

18

Optimized

31

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.ifixit.com/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Ifixit.net 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

ifixit.net

ifixit.com

meta.ifixit.com

de.ifixit.com

static2.ifixit.com

75.101.159.182

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

ifixit.net

75.101.159.182 86382
NS

ifixit.net

ns61.constellix.net 86400
NS

ifixit.net

ns11.constellix.com 86400
NS

ifixit.net

ns21.constellix.com 86400
NS

ifixit.net

ns31.constellix.com 86400

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Ifixit.net 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 Ifixit.net 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

Ifixit.net 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 5.9% of all visits is Russia. It lies approximately 5590 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Ifixit.net page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to Russia or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of IFixit. 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:

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