Report Summary

  • 43

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    63% of other websites

  • 65

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 31% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    60% of websites

lacountyarts.org

LA County Department of Arts and Culture

Page Load Speed

1.1 sec in total

First Response

248 ms

Resources Loaded

717 ms

Page Rendered

131 ms

lacountyarts.org screenshot

About Website

Visit lacountyarts.org now to see the best up-to-date LA County Arts content for United States and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about lacountyarts.org

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission provides leadership in cultural services for the County, encompassing 88 municipalities, including funding and job opportunities, professional development and ge...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Lacountyarts.org page load time and found that the first response time was 248 ms and then it took 848 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

lacountyarts.org performance score

43

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.7 s

29/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value7.8 s

3/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.1 s

61/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value580 ms

51/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.104

88/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.6 s

46/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

lacountyarts.org

248 ms

commission_hp.css

77 ms

jquery.min.js

7 ms

cufon-yui.js

145 ms

univers_300-univers_700-univers_oblique_300-univers_oblique_700.font.js

363 ms

Our browser made a total of 14 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 79% of them (11 requests) were addressed to the original Lacountyarts.org, 14% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 7% (1 request) were made to Ajax.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (363 ms) belongs to the original domain Lacountyarts.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 186.0 kB (65%)

Content Size

286.3 kB

After Optimization

100.3 kB

In fact, the total size of Lacountyarts.org main page is 286.3 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. 15% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 224.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 31.0 kB

  • Original 35.3 kB
  • After minification 32.4 kB
  • After compression 4.2 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 31.0 kB or 88% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-18%

Potential reduce by 3.8 kB

  • Original 20.6 kB
  • After minification 16.8 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, LA County Arts needs image optimization as it can save up to 3.8 kB or 18% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-65%

Potential reduce by 146.4 kB

  • Original 224.5 kB
  • After minification 224.5 kB
  • After compression 78.1 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 146.4 kB or 65% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 4.8 kB

  • Original 5.9 kB
  • After minification 4.3 kB
  • After compression 1.2 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. Lacountyarts.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 4.8 kB or 80% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 3 (23%)

Requests Now

13

After Optimization

10

The browser has sent 13 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of LA County Arts. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 4 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

lacountyarts.org accessibility score

65

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

ARIA input fields do not have accessible names

High

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

High

[aria-*] attributes do not have valid values

High

ARIA IDs are not unique

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

[id] attributes on active, focusable elements are not unique

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

Low

No form fields have multiple labels

High

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

lacountyarts.org 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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

lacountyarts.org 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

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

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

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of LA County Arts. 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: