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myscience.ch

myScience - Science and Career in Switzerland and Liechtenstein

Page Load Speed

2.4 sec in total

First Response

291 ms

Resources Loaded

1.9 sec

Page Rendered

198 ms

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About Website

Visit myscience.ch now to see the best up-to-date MyScience content for Switzerland and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about myscience.ch

myScience, online media for careers and science news in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Myscience.ch page load time and found that the first response time was 291 ms and then it took 2.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

myscience.ch performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

myscience.ch

291 ms

www.myscience.ch

767 ms

merged_styles.3.css

181 ms

jquery-1.11.1.min.js

462 ms

sha1.js

185 ms

Our browser made a total of 21 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 90% of them (19 requests) were addressed to the original Myscience.ch, 10% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (767 ms) belongs to the original domain Myscience.ch.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 124.1 kB (48%)

Content Size

261.1 kB

After Optimization

137.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Myscience.ch main page is 261.1 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. Only 10% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 115.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 23.8 kB

  • Original 31.8 kB
  • After minification 31.7 kB
  • After compression 8.0 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 23.8 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 2.5 kB

  • Original 71.0 kB
  • After minification 68.5 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. MyScience images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-55%

Potential reduce by 64.2 kB

  • Original 115.9 kB
  • After minification 115.9 kB
  • After compression 51.8 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 64.2 kB or 55% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 33.6 kB

  • Original 42.4 kB
  • After minification 40.5 kB
  • After compression 8.8 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. Myscience.ch needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 33.6 kB or 79% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

19

After Optimization

19

The browser has sent 19 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of MyScience. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

SEO Factors

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Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-15

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Myscience.ch 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 Myscience.ch main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-15. 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 MyScience. 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: