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state.nh.us

NH.gov - The Official Web Site of New Hampshire State Government

Page Load Speed

10.8 sec in total

First Response

256 ms

Resources Loaded

3.3 sec

Page Rendered

7.2 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed State.nh.us page load time and found that the first response time was 256 ms and then it took 10.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

state.nh.us performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

state.nh.us

256 ms

www.nh.gov

521 ms

style.css

598 ms

400x25officialsiteBLK.gif

808 ms

trans.gif

861 ms

Our browser made a total of 49 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original State.nh.us, 96% (47 requests) were made to Nh.gov and 2% (1 request) were made to Dhs.gov. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.4 sec) relates to the external source Nh.gov.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 73.8 kB (26%)

Content Size

287.3 kB

After Optimization

213.5 kB

In fact, the total size of State.nh.us main page is 287.3 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 214.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-87%

Potential reduce by 28.7 kB

  • Original 32.9 kB
  • After minification 21.6 kB
  • After compression 4.2 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 11.3 kB, which is 34% 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 28.7 kB or 87% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 9.6 kB

  • Original 214.5 kB
  • After minification 205.0 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. State images are well optimized though.

CSS Optimization

-89%

Potential reduce by 35.5 kB

  • Original 39.8 kB
  • After minification 29.0 kB
  • After compression 4.4 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. State.nh.us needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 35.5 kB or 89% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 17 (36%)

Requests Now

47

After Optimization

30

The browser has sent 47 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of State. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

state.nh.us SEO score

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Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    N/A

  • 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 State.nh.us can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Unfortunately we cannot identify language used on the page (probably there is a mix of languages, too little text or something else) and no language is claimed in <html> or <meta> tags either. Our system also found out that State.nh.us 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 State. 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: