Report Summary

  • 36

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    57% of other websites

  • 68

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 33% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    82% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    61% of websites

ikea.com.kw

Fresh home furnishing ideas and affordable furniture - IKEA

Page Load Speed

23.5 sec in total

First Response

826 ms

Resources Loaded

22.5 sec

Page Rendered

166 ms

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About Website

Welcome to ikea.com.kw homepage info - get ready to check IKEA best content for Kuwait right away, or after learning these important things about ikea.com.kw

Welcome to IKEA Kuwait. Discover affordable furniture and home furnishing inspiration for all sizes of wallets and homes. Shop online or find a store near you.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ikea.com.kw page load time and found that the first response time was 826 ms and then it took 22.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 95% of websites can load faster. Unfortunately, there were 2 request timeouts, which can generally increase the web page load time, as the browser stays idle while waiting for website response.

Performance Metrics

ikea.com.kw performance score

36

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.0 s

48/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.6 s

60/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value10.2 s

8/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value4,450 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.029

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value19.5 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

ikea.com.kw

826 ms

winxp.blue.css

624 ms

newsfeeds.js.php

20278 ms

promo-flags.js.php

20278 ms

top_bg.jpg

406 ms

Our browser made a total of 12 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Ikea.com.kw and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (20.3 sec) belongs to the original domain Ikea.com.kw.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 11.3 kB (63%)

Content Size

18.0 kB

After Optimization

6.7 kB

In fact, the total size of Ikea.com.kw main page is 18.0 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. CSS take 9.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 3.1 kB

  • Original 4.4 kB
  • After minification 4.3 kB
  • After compression 1.2 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 3.1 kB or 71% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-17%

Potential reduce by 719 B

  • Original 4.1 kB
  • After minification 3.4 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, IKEA needs image optimization as it can save up to 719 B or 17% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

CSS Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 7.4 kB

  • Original 9.5 kB
  • After minification 7.7 kB
  • After compression 2.0 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. Ikea.com.kw needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 7.4 kB or 79% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

9

After Optimization

9

The browser has sent 9 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of IKEA. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

ikea.com.kw accessibility score

68

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-*] attributes do not match their roles

High

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

High

[role]s are not contained by their required parent element

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

ikea.com.kw best practices score

92

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

ikea.com.kw SEO score

86

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

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    N/A

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Ikea.com.kw can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and neither this language nor any other was claimed in <html> or <meta> tags. Our system also found out that Ikea.com.kw main page’s claimed encoding is . Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

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