Report Summary

  • 11

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    24% of other websites

  • 87

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 66% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    35% of websites

  • 90

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    68% of websites

solsticelitmag.org

Solstice Literary Magazine - a Magazine of Diverse Voices

Page Load Speed

6.9 sec in total

First Response

1.5 sec

Resources Loaded

3.7 sec

Page Rendered

1.7 sec

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About Website

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Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices has been a thriving entity for over 10 years supporting and promoting diverse voices in literature. We have print and online issue publications, annual contests,...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Solsticelitmag.org page load time and found that the first response time was 1.5 sec and then it took 5.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

solsticelitmag.org performance score

11

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.4 s

37/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value22.3 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value14.4 s

1/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,170 ms

21/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.859

4/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value17.6 s

4/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

solsticelitmag.org

1539 ms

gtm.js

115 ms

ixi5puh.js

247 ms

style.min.css

80 ms

mediaelementplayer-legacy.min.css

114 ms

Our browser made a total of 114 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 4% of them (4 requests) were addressed to the original Solsticelitmag.org, 49% (56 requests) were made to 149355786.v2.pressablecdn.com and 17% (19 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.8 sec) relates to the external source I0.wp.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 490.4 kB (40%)

Content Size

1.2 MB

After Optimization

744.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Solsticelitmag.org main page is 1.2 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. 80% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 462.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-89%

Potential reduce by 325.8 kB

  • Original 368.0 kB
  • After minification 362.6 kB
  • After compression 42.2 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 325.8 kB or 89% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 2.4 kB

  • Original 462.5 kB
  • After minification 460.1 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. Solstice Litmag images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-33%

Potential reduce by 67.6 kB

  • Original 203.0 kB
  • After minification 203.0 kB
  • After compression 135.4 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 67.6 kB or 33% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-47%

Potential reduce by 94.6 kB

  • Original 201.1 kB
  • After minification 200.9 kB
  • After compression 106.5 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. Solsticelitmag.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 94.6 kB or 47% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 52 (67%)

Requests Now

78

After Optimization

26

The browser has sent 78 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Solstice Litmag. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 31 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 23 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

solsticelitmag.org accessibility score

87

Accessibility Issues

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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.

Best Practices

solsticelitmag.org best practices score

75

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

High

Issues were logged in the Issues panel in Chrome Devtools

SEO Factors

solsticelitmag.org SEO score

90

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

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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Solsticelitmag.org 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 Solsticelitmag.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 Solstice Litmag. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: