Report Summary

  • 23

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    43% of other websites

  • 52

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 31% of websites

  • 50

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    28% of websites

  • 54

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    29% of websites

photo4u.it

photo4u.it - il portale italiano della fotografia

Page Load Speed

4.2 sec in total

First Response

306 ms

Resources Loaded

3.3 sec

Page Rendered

588 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Photo4u.it page load time and found that the first response time was 306 ms and then it took 3.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Photo4u.it rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

photo4u.it performance score

23

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.5 s

36/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value26.0 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value6.7 s

35/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value3,160 ms

2/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.074

95/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value14.0 s

10/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

photo4u.it

306 ms

www.photo4u.it

782 ms

subSilver_1280.css

388 ms

jquery.cookiebar.css

198 ms

jquery-1.10.1.min.js

4 ms

Our browser made a total of 73 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 74% of them (54 requests) were addressed to the original Photo4u.it, 8% (6 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 5% (4 requests) were made to Googleads.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.8 sec) belongs to the original domain Photo4u.it.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 487.9 kB (14%)

Content Size

3.5 MB

After Optimization

3.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Photo4u.it main page is 3.5 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. Images take 3.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 94.8 kB

  • Original 108.1 kB
  • After minification 75.8 kB
  • After compression 13.3 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 32.3 kB, which is 30% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 94.8 kB or 88% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 124.5 kB

  • Original 3.0 MB
  • After minification 2.9 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. Photo 4 U images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 241.6 kB

  • Original 384.8 kB
  • After minification 370.0 kB
  • After compression 143.2 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 241.6 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 27.1 kB

  • Original 33.5 kB
  • After minification 24.4 kB
  • After compression 6.4 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. Photo4u.it needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 27.1 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 37 (56%)

Requests Now

66

After Optimization

29

The browser has sent 66 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Photo 4 U. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 13 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

photo4u.it accessibility score

52

Accessibility Issues

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.

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

photo4u.it best practices score

50

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

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

SEO Factors

photo4u.it SEO score

54

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    N/A

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Photo4u.it can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Unfortunately we cannot identify language used on the page (probably there is a mix of languages, too little text or something else) and no language is claimed in <html> or <meta> tags either. Our system also found out that Photo4u.it main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. 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 Photo 4 U. 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: