Report Summary

  • 29

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    50% of other websites

  • 50

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 20% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 81

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    43% of websites

outa.co.za

HOME | OUTA

Page Load Speed

6.3 sec in total

First Response

771 ms

Resources Loaded

5.3 sec

Page Rendered

234 ms

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About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Outa.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 771 ms and then it took 5.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

outa.co.za performance score

29

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value17.6 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value22.8 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value17.6 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value620 ms

48/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.001

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value28.1 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

outa.co.za

771 ms

1625 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

260 ms

bootstrap.min.css

773 ms

font-awesome.min.css

514 ms

Our browser made a total of 68 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 57% of them (39 requests) were addressed to the original Outa.co.za, 4% (3 requests) were made to Youtube.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Wd-edge.sharethis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.6 sec) belongs to the original domain Outa.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 952.8 kB (65%)

Content Size

1.5 MB

After Optimization

515.4 kB

In fact, the total size of Outa.co.za main page is 1.5 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 639.2 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-75%

Potential reduce by 28.4 kB

  • Original 37.7 kB
  • After minification 35.2 kB
  • After compression 9.3 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 28.4 kB or 75% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-13%

Potential reduce by 32.2 kB

  • Original 251.5 kB
  • After minification 219.3 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, OUTA needs image optimization as it can save up to 32.2 kB or 13% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 445.9 kB

  • Original 639.2 kB
  • After minification 635.1 kB
  • After compression 193.3 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 445.9 kB or 70% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 446.4 kB

  • Original 539.9 kB
  • After minification 536.5 kB
  • After compression 93.6 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. Outa.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 446.4 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 39 (63%)

Requests Now

62

After Optimization

23

The browser has sent 62 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of OUTA. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 23 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 11 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

outa.co.za accessibility score

50

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best practices

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

outa.co.za 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

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

outa.co.za SEO score

81

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

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 Outa.co.za 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 Outa.co.za 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 data is detected on the main page of OUTA. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: