Report Summary

  • 37

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    57% of other websites

  • 80

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 50% of websites

  • 58

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    19% of websites

  • 82

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    44% of websites

soundalchemy.com.sg

Sound Alchemy, Best prices for guitars & music gear!

Page Load Speed

19.3 sec in total

First Response

2.5 sec

Resources Loaded

16.7 sec

Page Rendered

161 ms

soundalchemy.com.sg screenshot

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Key Findings

We analyzed Soundalchemy.com.sg page load time and found that the first response time was 2.5 sec and then it took 16.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

soundalchemy.com.sg performance score

37

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.5 s

6/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value10.8 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value20.9 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value160 ms

94/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.245

51/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value16.8 s

5/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

soundalchemy.com.sg

2499 ms

analytics.js

41 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

589 ms

reviews-widget.css

606 ms

public-style.css

626 ms

Our browser made a total of 112 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 85% of them (95 requests) were addressed to the original Soundalchemy.com.sg, 4% (4 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 2% (2 requests) were made to Maxcdn.bootstrapcdn.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (8.4 sec) belongs to the original domain Soundalchemy.com.sg.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.4 MB (35%)

Content Size

3.9 MB

After Optimization

2.6 MB

In fact, the total size of Soundalchemy.com.sg main page is 3.9 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. 55% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 2.8 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 39.7 kB

  • Original 49.8 kB
  • After minification 48.5 kB
  • After compression 10.1 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 39.7 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-17%

Potential reduce by 473.7 kB

  • Original 2.8 MB
  • After minification 2.3 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. Obviously, Sound Alchemy needs image optimization as it can save up to 473.7 kB or 17% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 442.5 kB

  • Original 623.1 kB
  • After minification 519.3 kB
  • After compression 180.6 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 442.5 kB or 71% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 414.9 kB

  • Original 497.2 kB
  • After minification 442.8 kB
  • After compression 82.4 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. Soundalchemy.com.sg needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 414.9 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 84 (79%)

Requests Now

107

After Optimization

23

The browser has sent 107 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Sound Alchemy. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 51 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 35 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

soundalchemy.com.sg accessibility score

80

Accessibility Issues

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.

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

soundalchemy.com.sg best practices score

58

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

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

soundalchemy.com.sg SEO score

82

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

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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 Soundalchemy.com.sg 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 Soundalchemy.com.sg 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 Sound Alchemy. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: