Report Summary

  • 38

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    58% of other websites

  • 91

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 78% of websites

  • 50

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    18% of websites

  • 76

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    35% of websites

seaweed.ie

The Seaweed Site :: information on marine macroalgae

Page Load Speed

2.7 sec in total

First Response

491 ms

Resources Loaded

1.9 sec

Page Rendered

254 ms

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About Website

Welcome to seaweed.ie homepage info - get ready to check Seaweed best content for United States right away, or after learning these important things about seaweed.ie

The seaweed site is a source of general information on all aspects of seaweeds

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Key Findings

We analyzed Seaweed.ie page load time and found that the first response time was 491 ms and then it took 2.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 40% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Seaweed.ie rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

seaweed.ie performance score

38

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.4 s

7/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value5.6 s

18/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value10.8 s

6/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value550 ms

54/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.052

99/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value12.3 s

15/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

seaweed.ie

491 ms

styles.css

257 ms

lightbox.css

173 ms

prototype.js

687 ms

scriptaculous.js

257 ms

Our browser made a total of 57 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 42% of them (24 requests) were addressed to the original Seaweed.ie, 18% (10 requests) were made to Google.com and 12% (7 requests) were made to Apis.google.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (687 ms) belongs to the original domain Seaweed.ie.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 659.6 kB (64%)

Content Size

1.0 MB

After Optimization

368.7 kB

In fact, the total size of Seaweed.ie main page is 1.0 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. 60% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 593.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-68%

Potential reduce by 17.6 kB

  • Original 25.8 kB
  • After minification 24.5 kB
  • After compression 8.3 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 17.6 kB or 68% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-8%

Potential reduce by 12.1 kB

  • Original 152.6 kB
  • After minification 140.4 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. Seaweed images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 418.1 kB

  • Original 593.9 kB
  • After minification 533.7 kB
  • After compression 175.8 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 418.1 kB or 70% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 211.8 kB

  • Original 255.9 kB
  • After minification 252.8 kB
  • After compression 44.2 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. Seaweed.ie needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 211.8 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 25 (50%)

Requests Now

50

After Optimization

25

The browser has sent 50 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Seaweed. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 22 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 5 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

seaweed.ie accessibility score

91

Accessibility Issues

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

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

seaweed.ie best practices score

50

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Issues were logged in the Issues panel in Chrome Devtools

SEO Factors

seaweed.ie SEO score

76

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

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Seaweed.ie 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 Seaweed.ie main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. 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 Seaweed. 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: