idp.smith.edu: Home Organization Selection
Page load speed analysis
Total page load time
In fact, the total size of Idp.smith.edu main page is 5.8 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. HTML takes 5.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.
Original 5.8 kB
After minification 4.9 kB
After compression 1.7 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 919 B, which is 16% 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 4.1 kB or 71% of the original size.
Network requests diagram
Our browser made a total of 4 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 50% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Idp.smith.edu, 50% (2 requests) were made to Shib.smith.edu. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (222 ms) belongs to the original domain Idp.smith.edu.
Additional info on idp.smith.edu
Possible request optimization
As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to https://idp.smith.edu/, then it was forwarded to https://shib.smith.edu/ds/WAYF.php, and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.
This IP address is dedicated to Idp.smith.edu. This is the best domain hosting practice .
Language and encoding
Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Idp.smith.edu 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 Idp.smith.edu 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.
Idp.smith.edu has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.
Visitor World Map
Country of origin for 52.7% of all visits is United States. Unfortunately, we cannot track the location of Idp.smith.edu server and thus cannot define if the distance between their user base and server can potentially affect the page load time
Social Sharing Optimization
Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Idp Smith. 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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