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radiowest.ca: RadioWest.ca Home Page

An online message forum and website focusing on current and historical activity at radio stations in Western Canada and Washington State.

Page load speed analysis

  • 62/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    72 ms

  • Resources loaded

    796 ms

  • Page rendered

    220 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.1 sec

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We analyzed Radiowest.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 72 ms and then it took 1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 7.1 kB
    Images 74.8 kB
    Javascripts 0 B
    CSS 0 B

    In fact, the total size of Radiowest.ca main page is 81.9 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only 10% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 74.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 7.1 kB
    • After minification 7.1 kB
    • After compression 2.2 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 4.9 kB or 69% of the original size.

    • Original 74.8 kB
    • After optimization 65.5 kB

    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. Obviously, Radio West needs image optimization as it can save up to 9.3 kB or 12% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

Network requests diagram

  • radiowest.ca
  • pacad2.jpg
  • recentposts.radiowest.ca
  • rw0701dk.gif
  • sunburst.jpg
  • speckle.gif
  • follow_facebook.png
  • bcrh2.jpg

Our browser made a total of 8 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 88% of them (7 requests) were addressed to the original Radiowest.ca, 13% (1 request) were made to Recentposts.radiowest.ca. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (694 ms) relates to the external source Recentposts.radiowest.ca.

Additional info on radiowest.ca

Requests

The browser has sent 7 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Radio West. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

6

Images

1

AJAX

7

All

Possible request optimization

6

Images

1

AJAX

0

Optimized

7

All

Good result

IP address

Radiowest.ca uses IP address which is currently shared with 2 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.

Normal result

IP Trace

radiowest.ca

recordsforsale.com

edmontonbroadcasters.com

192.252.151.81

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

radiowest.ca

192.252.151.81 60
NS

radiowest.ca

ns2.s1192.sureserver.com 25920
NS

radiowest.ca

ns1.s1192.sureserver.com 25920
SOA

radiowest.ca

2560 Mname: ns1.s1192.sureserver.com
Rname: hostmaster.radiowest.ca
Serial: 1595946865
Refresh: 16384
Retry: 2048
Expire: 1048576
Minimum-ttl: 2560
MX

radiowest.ca

mail.radiowest.ca 14400 Pri: 0

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

N/A

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Radiowest.ca 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 Radiowest.ca main page’s claimed encoding is . 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Radiowest.ca 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 100% of all visits is Canada. It lies approximately 1530 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a distance cannot critically affect website speed, but moving the server closer to their user base in Canada can speed up Radiowest.ca page load time anyway.

Normal result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Radio West. 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:

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