Report Summary

  • 47

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    65% of other websites

  • 98

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 96% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 100

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    96% of websites

mbs.ac.uk

Alliance Manchester Business School UK - Undergraduate, Graduate & MBA Degrees | Alliance MBS

Page Load Speed

94.3 sec in total

First Response

444 ms

Resources Loaded

56.2 sec

Page Rendered

37.7 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Mbs.ac.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 444 ms and then it took 93.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster. Unfortunately, there were 44 request timeouts, which can generally increase the web page load time, as the browser stays idle while waiting for website response.

Performance Metrics

mbs.ac.uk performance score

47

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.5 s

68/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.1 s

2/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.3 s

59/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value600 ms

50/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value8.1 s

41/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

mbs.ac.uk

444 ms

www.mbs.ac.uk

1033 ms

main.css

597 ms

css

7288 ms

lightgallery.min.css

6479 ms

Our browser made a total of 94 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 60% of them (56 requests) were addressed to the original Mbs.ac.uk, 7% (7 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com and 5% (5 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (23.4 sec) relates to the external source Google-analytics.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 3.7 MB (73%)

Content Size

5.0 MB

After Optimization

1.3 MB

In fact, the total size of Mbs.ac.uk main page is 5.0 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. 40% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 4.1 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 79.7 kB

  • Original 96.3 kB
  • After minification 89.5 kB
  • After compression 16.6 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 79.7 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 3.0 MB

  • Original 4.1 MB
  • After minification 1.1 MB

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, MBS needs image optimization as it can save up to 3.0 MB or 73% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-58%

Potential reduce by 201.1 kB

  • Original 349.0 kB
  • After minification 325.9 kB
  • After compression 147.9 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 201.1 kB or 58% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 405.0 kB

  • Original 470.9 kB
  • After minification 410.4 kB
  • After compression 65.8 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. Mbs.ac.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 405.0 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 29 (73%)

Requests Now

40

After Optimization

11

The browser has sent 40 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of MBS. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 16 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

mbs.ac.uk accessibility score

98

Accessibility Issues

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

mbs.ac.uk 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

SEO Factors

mbs.ac.uk SEO score

100

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Mbs.ac.uk 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 Mbs.ac.uk 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 MBS. 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: