Report Summary

  • 21

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    40% of other websites

  • 93

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 82% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 93

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    84% of websites

salisbury.edu

Salisbury University, Universities in Maryland

Page Load Speed

753 ms in total

First Response

118 ms

Resources Loaded

465 ms

Page Rendered

170 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Salisbury.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 118 ms and then it took 635 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only 5% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

salisbury.edu performance score

21

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.4 s

36/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.6 s

8/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value4.7 s

68/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,490 ms

14/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.524

15/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value11.6 s

18/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

salisbury.edu

118 ms

normalize.css

30 ms

user.css

34 ms

directory.css

28 ms

desktop.css

51 ms

Our browser made a total of 52 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 96% of them (50 requests) were addressed to the original Salisbury.edu, 4% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (161 ms) belongs to the original domain Salisbury.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 554.1 kB (18%)

Content Size

3.0 MB

After Optimization

2.5 MB

In fact, the total size of Salisbury.edu main page is 3.0 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 2.6 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 30.1 kB

  • Original 36.6 kB
  • After minification 31.0 kB
  • After compression 6.5 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 5.6 kB, which is 15% 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 30.1 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-8%

Potential reduce by 207.2 kB

  • Original 2.6 MB
  • After minification 2.4 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. Salisbury images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-66%

Potential reduce by 120.1 kB

  • Original 180.9 kB
  • After minification 166.1 kB
  • After compression 60.8 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 120.1 kB or 66% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 196.6 kB

  • Original 230.9 kB
  • After minification 195.9 kB
  • After compression 34.3 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. Salisbury.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 196.6 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 24 (47%)

Requests Now

51

After Optimization

27

The browser has sent 51 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Salisbury. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 13 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

salisbury.edu accessibility score

93

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-*] attributes do not match their roles

Best Practices

salisbury.edu best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

SEO Factors

salisbury.edu SEO score

93

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

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 Salisbury.edu 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 Salisbury.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.

Social Sharing Optimization

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