Report Summary

  • 86

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    90% of other websites

  • 78

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 47% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 77

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    36% of websites

plant-talk.org

Plant Talk | Home

Page Load Speed

3.3 sec in total

First Response

273 ms

Resources Loaded

1.7 sec

Page Rendered

1.3 sec

plant-talk.org screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Plant Talk content. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about plant-talk.org

The Eden Project Cornwall. Plant Talk is our online magazine focusing on environmental and plant conservation news and issues from around the world. Bringing you conservation news from around the worl...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Plant-talk.org page load time and found that the first response time was 273 ms and then it took 3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

plant-talk.org performance score

86

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.2 s

79/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.7 s

57/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value2.7 s

96/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value90 ms

99/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value2.7 s

97/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

plant-talk.org

273 ms

plant-talk.org

357 ms

planttalk.css

86 ms

2_000.png

786 ms

stumpsmall.png

632 ms

Our browser made a total of 34 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 94% of them (32 requests) were addressed to the original Plant-talk.org, 6% (2 requests) were made to Ssl.google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1 sec) belongs to the original domain Plant-talk.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 23.4 kB (7%)

Content Size

337.2 kB

After Optimization

313.8 kB

In fact, the total size of Plant-talk.org main page is 337.2 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. 30% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 291.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-64%

Potential reduce by 14.7 kB

  • Original 23.0 kB
  • After minification 21.4 kB
  • After compression 8.2 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 14.7 kB or 64% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 3.7 kB

  • Original 291.5 kB
  • After minification 287.7 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. Plant Talk images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 34 B

  • Original 17.2 kB
  • After minification 17.2 kB
  • After compression 17.1 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-87%

Potential reduce by 4.9 kB

  • Original 5.6 kB
  • After minification 2.2 kB
  • After compression 753 B

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. Plant-talk.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 4.9 kB or 87% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

32

After Optimization

32

The browser has sent 32 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Plant Talk. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

plant-talk.org accessibility score

78

Accessibility Issues

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

High

Some elements have a [tabindex] value greater than 0

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

plant-talk.org best practices score

75

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

plant-talk.org SEO score

77

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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 Plant-talk.org 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 Plant-talk.org 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 Plant Talk. 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: