Analyze SHARENET - Your Key To Investing on The JSE Securities Exchange - South Africa

Sharenet provides financial information and services for investors on The JSE Securities Exchange and other South African markets including online share trading, real-time streaming quotes, graphs, ne...

Page load speed analysis

  • 47/100

    Normal result
  • 4

    Successful tests
  • 4

    Failed tests
  • First response

    5 sec

  • Resources loaded

    36.8 sec

  • Page rendered

    12.8 sec

  • Total page load time

    54.6 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 5 sec and then it took 49.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 105.8 kB
    Images 1.4 MB
    Javascripts 982.6 kB
    CSS 43.8 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 2.5 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 105.8 kB
    • After minification 99.6 kB
    • After compression 24.7 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 81.1 kB or 77% of the original size.

    • Original 1.4 MB
    • After optimization 1.3 MB

    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. SHARENET images are well optimized though.

    • Original 982.6 kB
    • After minification 979.3 kB
    • After compression 360.3 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 622.3 kB or 63% of the original size.

    • Original 43.8 kB
    • After minification 30.8 kB
    • After compression 7.1 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 36.7 kB or 84% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • snet_v35.css
  • snet_v36.css
  • style.css
  • ad_rotator_v35.css
  • jquery-1.8.3.min.js
  • jquery.cookie.js
  • tabs.js
  • slider.js
  • ajax_call_v35.js
  • snet_v38.css
  • google_service.js
  • ads.js
  • unslider.css
  • unslider-dots.css
  • unslider-min.js
  • js
  • bounce
  • Sharenet_Logo.png
  • blue-arrow.png
  • ajax-loader1.gif
  • arw_dn_red.gif
  • arw_up_green.gif
  • MorningUpdate.jpg
  • DD.jpg
  • FI_LB.jpg
  • FI_HTGAPP2.jpg
  • SNSec_300x225.png
  • CFDs_300x225.png
  • featured_slider_ad5_ct.png
  • B1.png
  • Sharenet_Daily_logo.png
  • facebook.png
  • twitter.png
  • app_android_icon.png
  • app_apple_icon.png
  • rss20.gif
  • IABSA.jpg
  • async_usersync.html
  • em.js
  • google_ads.js
  • GothamRnd-Light.otf
  • frame_2.3.7.html
  • ga.js
  • bg_FFF_75.png
  • get_chart.php
  • __utm.gif
  • __utm.gif
  • p
  • get_chart.php
  • j203val.png
  • ads
  • invitation-default.js
  • 2484_Sharenet-SurveyLogo.png
  • 88bfac63-f1b9-4c33-b83f-e7628b23e754.gif
  • adsbygoogle.js
  • osd.js
  • ft100.png
  • ca-pub-2668733214088206.js
  • zrt_lookup.html
  • show_ads_impl.js
  • ads
  • ads
  • gen_204
  • ad
  • m_window_focus_non_hydra.js
  • osd_listener.js
  • m_qs_click_protection.js
  • 10877639860021248031
  • abg.js
  • lidar.js
  • d5qAyLYU.js
  • Views_DarkShade.png
  • get_chart.php
  • ads
  • pixel
  • 9im3l02I.html
  • pixel
  • 300x250_27503409157385865.png
  • 4089208255340781669
  • j203vol.png
  • cookie_push.html
  • ads
  • T8Ys39_ecZUP0z5o0qwgiftCx6c5Z_CDv350QIo51NY.js
  • dpixel
  • transparent.png
  • controller-wrapper-bg2.png
  • featured-controller.png
  • sync
  • ads
  • ads
  • 1598605048329302420
  • ads
  • 8553083728417538898
  • get_chart.php
  • featured-controller-active.png
  • arrowLeft.png
  • arrowRight.png
  • home_gain_chart.php
  • in.php

Our browser made a total of 102 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 51% of them (52 requests) were addressed to the original, 10% (10 requests) were made to and 9% (9 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (5 sec) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 98 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of SHARENET. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 33 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.











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Normal result

IP address uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 5 other domains. The more sites share the same stack of IP addresses, 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

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 300
NS 300
NS 300
NS 300
NS 300

Language and encoding

Poor result


EN en language flag


N/A  language flag





Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise 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 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 has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 87% of all visits is South Africa. It’s good for that their server is also located in South Africa, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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