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montgomerycollege.edu

Montgomery College | Montgomery College, Maryland

Page Load Speed

1.7 sec in total

First Response

20 ms

Resources Loaded

1.2 sec

Page Rendered

434 ms

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About Website

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Montgomery College is Maryland’s premier community college, serving more than 50,000 students each year through credit and noncredit programs.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Montgomerycollege.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 20 ms and then it took 1.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 25% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

montgomerycollege.edu performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

montgomerycollege.edu

20 ms

249 ms

ektron.stylesheet.ashx

22 ms

ektron.javascript.ashx

45 ms

background.png

43 ms

Our browser made a total of 47 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Montgomerycollege.edu, 51% (24 requests) were made to Cms.montgomerycollege.edu and 43% (20 requests) were made to Mccms.montgomerycollege.edu. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (249 ms) relates to the external source Cms.montgomerycollege.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 257.7 kB (25%)

Content Size

1.0 MB

After Optimization

776.6 kB

In fact, the total size of Montgomerycollege.edu main page is 1.0 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 740.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-76%

Potential reduce by 185.0 kB

  • Original 243.8 kB
  • After minification 239.7 kB
  • After compression 58.7 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 185.0 kB or 76% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-6%

Potential reduce by 42.4 kB

  • Original 740.3 kB
  • After minification 697.9 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. Montgomery College images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-60%

Potential reduce by 30.3 kB

  • Original 50.2 kB
  • After minification 50.2 kB
  • After compression 19.9 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 30.3 kB or 60% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 11 (24%)

Requests Now

45

After Optimization

34

The browser has sent 45 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Montgomery College. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

montgomerycollege.edu SEO score

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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 Montgomerycollege.edu 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 Montgomerycollege.edu 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 Montgomery College. 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: