Report Summary

  • 67

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    80% of other websites

  • 82

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 54% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 88

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    66% of websites

limerick.rootsireland.ie

Limerick Genealogy - Online Searching of Irish ancestral and genealogy records (Births, Deaths, Marriages) for Co. Limerick

Page Load Speed

2.1 sec in total

First Response

343 ms

Resources Loaded

1.6 sec

Page Rendered

245 ms

limerick.rootsireland.ie screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Limerick Rootsireland content for Ireland. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about limerick.rootsireland.ie

Online Irish ancestral Birth, Death and Marriage records for Co. Limerick. Genealogy research center - Limerick Genealogy

Visit limerick.rootsireland.ie

Key Findings

We analyzed Limerick.rootsireland.ie page load time and found that the first response time was 343 ms and then it took 1.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

limerick.rootsireland.ie performance score

67

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.2 s

20/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value5.2 s

22/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.4 s

56/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value30 ms

100/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.011

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value4.2 s

85/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

limerick.rootsireland.ie

343 ms

javascript_common.js

527 ms

common_v6.0.1.css

688 ms

print_style.css

528 ms

superfish.css

534 ms

Our browser made a total of 29 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 3% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Limerick.rootsireland.ie, 59% (17 requests) were made to Rootsireland.ie and 14% (4 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (800 ms) relates to the external source Rootsireland.ie.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 304.6 kB (50%)

Content Size

604.4 kB

After Optimization

299.8 kB

In fact, the total size of Limerick.rootsireland.ie main page is 604.4 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 337.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 15.2 kB

  • Original 19.1 kB
  • After minification 16.4 kB
  • After compression 3.9 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 2.7 kB, which is 14% 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 15.2 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-8%

Potential reduce by 14.8 kB

  • Original 177.7 kB
  • After minification 162.9 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. Limerick Rootsireland images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 213.5 kB

  • Original 337.0 kB
  • After minification 330.6 kB
  • After compression 123.6 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 213.5 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-87%

Potential reduce by 61.1 kB

  • Original 70.5 kB
  • After minification 46.0 kB
  • After compression 9.4 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. Limerick.rootsireland.ie needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 61.1 kB or 87% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 11 (48%)

Requests Now

23

After Optimization

12

The browser has sent 23 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Limerick Rootsireland. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 7 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

limerick.rootsireland.ie accessibility score

82

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.

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

Form elements do not have associated labels

Best Practices

limerick.rootsireland.ie 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

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

limerick.rootsireland.ie SEO score

88

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

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

Impact

Issue

High

robots.txt is not valid

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

    ISO-8859-15

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Limerick.rootsireland.ie 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 Limerick.rootsireland.ie 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 Limerick Rootsireland. 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: