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photofreedom.co.za: Photo Freedom – Photo Freedom

Photo Freedom offers a range of professional and amateur photographic equipment and accessories from the biggest brand suppliers in the world. Buy online or visit one of our stores located in Durban N...

Page load speed analysis

  • 53/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    1.1 sec

  • Resources loaded

    8.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    365 ms

  • Total page load time

    10.1 sec

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We analyzed Photofreedom.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 1.1 sec and then it took 9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 181.2 kB
    Images 2.0 MB
    Javascripts 927.9 kB
    CSS 395.9 kB

    In fact, the total size of Photofreedom.co.za 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 2.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 181.2 kB
    • After minification 176.9 kB
    • After compression 39.0 kB

    HTML optimization

    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 142.1 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 2.0 MB
    • After optimization 1.9 MB

    Image optimization

    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 Freedom images are well optimized though.

    • Original 927.9 kB
    • After minification 916.8 kB
    • After compression 295.9 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 632.1 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 395.9 kB
    • After minification 354.8 kB
    • After compression 60.8 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. Photofreedom.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 335.1 kB or 85% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • photofreedom.co.za
  • www.photofreedom.co.za
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  • stylesheet_download.css
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  • stylesheet_tip.css
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  • cart_stylesheet.css
  • functions_common.js
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  • jquery.nivo.slider.pack.js
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  • functions_product.js
  • addthis_widget.js
  • simplescroller_new.css
  • simplescroller_new.js
  • analytics.js
  • fbds.js
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  • header_logo.png
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  • wishlist_iframe.php
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  • collect
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  • ga-audiences
  • cart_iframe.php
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Our browser made a total of 121 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 84% of them (102 requests) were addressed to the original Photofreedom.co.za, 2% (3 requests) were made to S7.addthis.com and 2% (3 requests) were made to S.ytimg.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4 sec) belongs to the original domain Photofreedom.co.za.

Additional info on photofreedom.co.za

Requests

The browser has sent 113 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Photo Freedom. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 18 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 23 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

18

Javascripts

66

Images

23

CSS

6

AJAX

113

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

66

Images

1

CSS

6

AJAX

39

Optimized

74

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.photofreedom.co.za/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Photofreedom.co.za uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace

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41.203.18.92

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

photofreedom.co.za

41.203.18.92 7200
NS

photofreedom.co.za

ns2.host-h.net 7200
NS

photofreedom.co.za

ns1.host-h.net 7200
NS

photofreedom.co.za

ns1.dns-h.com 7200
SOA

photofreedom.co.za

7200 Mname: ns1.host-h.net
Rname: postmaster.your-server.co.za
Serial: 2018111600
Refresh: 86400
Retry: 1800
Expire: 3600000
Minimum-ttl: 86400

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Photofreedom.co.za can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and neither this language nor any other was claimed in <html> or <meta> tags. Our system also found out that Photofreedom.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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Photofreedom.co.za has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 94.9% of all visits is South Africa. It’s good for Photofreedom.co.za that their server is also located in South Africa, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Photo Freedom. 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:

photofreedom.co.za

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