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iowastatefair.org: Iowa State Fair | Nothing Compares

The internationally-acclaimed Iowa State Fair annually attracts more than a million people from around the world. With the state’s largest arts show, the largest food department of any state fair and ...

Page load speed analysis

  • 89/100

    Good result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    41 ms

  • Resources loaded

    354 ms

  • Page rendered

    249 ms

  • Total page load time

    644 ms

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We analyzed Iowastatefair.org page load time and found that the first response time was 41 ms and then it took 603 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only 5% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 32.5 kB
    Images 258.7 kB
    Javascripts 43.1 kB
    CSS 3.1 kB

    In fact, the total size of Iowastatefair.org main page is 337.4 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 258.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 32.5 kB
    • After minification 29.0 kB
    • After compression 7.0 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 3.4 kB, which is 11% 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 25.5 kB or 79% of the original size.

    • Original 258.7 kB
    • After optimization 252.0 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. Iowa State Fair images are well optimized though.

    • Original 43.1 kB
    • After minification 43.1 kB
    • After compression 16.0 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 27.1 kB or 63% of the original size.

    • Original 3.1 kB
    • After minification 2.9 kB
    • After compression 981 B

    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. Iowastatefair.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 2.2 kB or 69% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • iowastatefair.org
  • www.iowastatefair.org
  • css
  • css
  • css
  • global.css
  • modernizr-2.0.6.min.js
  • global.js
  • fairtime-schedule.js
  • picturefill.js
  • jquery.flexslider-min.js
  • site-call-text.png
  • site-call-ribbon-2014.png
  • view-icon.svg
  • fair-logo.png
  • on-stage.jpg
  • attractions.jpg
  • daily-events.jpg
  • competition.jpg
  • just-for-kids.jpg
  • for-visitors.jpg
  • commercial-space.jpg
  • media.jpg
  • about-us.jpg
  • feature-background.jpg
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Our browser made a total of 50 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 68% of them (34 requests) were addressed to the original Iowastatefair.org, 20% (10 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com and 6% (3 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (148 ms) belongs to the original domain Iowastatefair.org.

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Requests

The browser has sent 37 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Iowa State Fair. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 6 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

6

Javascripts

27

Images

4

CSS

37

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

27

Images

1

CSS

8

Optimized

29

All

Normal result

Redirects

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

IP address

Iowastatefair.org uses IP address which is currently shared with 1 other domain. 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.

Normal result

IP Trace

iowastatefair.org

iowastatefairgrounds.org

206.189.206.177

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

iowastatefair.org

206.189.206.177 7200
NS

iowastatefair.org

ns64.worldnic.com 7200
NS

iowastatefair.org

ns63.worldnic.com 7200
SOA

iowastatefair.org

7200 Mname: NS63.WORLDNIC.COM
Rname: namehost.WORLDNIC.COM
Serial: 119110510
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 3600
MX

iowastatefair.org

mail.iowastatefair.org 7200 Pri: 10

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 Iowastatefair.org 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 Iowastatefair.org 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

Iowastatefair.org has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 100% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Iowastatefair.org 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

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Iowa State Fair. 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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