Report Summary

  • 56

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    73% of other websites

  • 83

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 56% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 83

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    46% of websites

raising-readers.org

Language and Literacy Development in Children | Raising Readers in Story County

Page Load Speed

2.8 sec in total

First Response

155 ms

Resources Loaded

1.6 sec

Page Rendered

1 sec

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About Website

Click here to check amazing Raising Readers content. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about raising-readers.org

Raising Readers in Story County improves the language and literacy development in children from birth to age 8 and nurtures healthy parent-child relationships.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Raising-readers.org page load time and found that the first response time was 155 ms and then it took 2.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 45% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

raising-readers.org performance score

56

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.2 s

42/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value17.3 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.7 s

85/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value350 ms

73/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.005

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value6.2 s

62/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

raising-readers.org

155 ms

www.raising-readers.org

400 ms

jquery.mmenu.all.css

46 ms

normalize.css

85 ms

webflow.css

94 ms

Our browser made a total of 43 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 84% of them (36 requests) were addressed to the original Raising-readers.org, 5% (2 requests) were made to Ajax.googleapis.com and 5% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (690 ms) belongs to the original domain Raising-readers.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 627.5 kB (3%)

Content Size

19.7 MB

After Optimization

19.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Raising-readers.org main page is 19.7 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 19.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 30.4 kB

  • Original 37.9 kB
  • After minification 34.3 kB
  • After compression 7.5 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 30.4 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 590.5 kB

  • Original 19.5 MB
  • After minification 18.9 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. Raising Readers images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 2.4 kB

  • Original 83.3 kB
  • After minification 83.3 kB
  • After compression 80.9 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

-17%

Potential reduce by 4.2 kB

  • Original 25.2 kB
  • After minification 24.6 kB
  • After compression 21.0 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. Raising-readers.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 4.2 kB or 17% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 15 (38%)

Requests Now

40

After Optimization

25

The browser has sent 40 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Raising Readers. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 10 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

raising-readers.org accessibility score

83

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

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

Best Practices

raising-readers.org best practices score

83

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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

raising-readers.org SEO score

83

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

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

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

Crawling and Indexing

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

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Raising-readers.org 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 Raising-readers.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 data is detected on the main page of Raising Readers. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: