Report Summary

  • 39

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    58% of other websites

  • 95

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 90% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    34% of websites

  • 100

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    96% of websites

stcc.edu

Springfield Technical Community College | Home | STCC

Page Load Speed

1.1 sec in total

First Response

215 ms

Resources Loaded

748 ms

Page Rendered

105 ms

stcc.edu screenshot

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Key Findings

We analyzed Stcc.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 215 ms and then it took 853 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 10% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

stcc.edu performance score

39

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.0 s

49/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value5.7 s

17/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.6 s

53/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value910 ms

31/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.053

98/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value16.6 s

5/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

stcc.edu

215 ms

www.stcc.edu

74 ms

stcc.css

29 ms

homepage.css

31 ms

stcc.js

32 ms

Our browser made a total of 35 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 57% of them (20 requests) were addressed to the original Stcc.edu, 11% (4 requests) were made to S7.addthis.com and 9% (3 requests) were made to Image.providesupport.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (262 ms) belongs to the original domain Stcc.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 418.1 kB (60%)

Content Size

697.6 kB

After Optimization

279.5 kB

In fact, the total size of Stcc.edu main page is 697.6 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 443.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 131.1 kB

  • Original 171.1 kB
  • After minification 170.1 kB
  • After compression 40.0 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 131.1 kB or 77% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 1.6 kB

  • Original 73.5 kB
  • After minification 71.9 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. STCC images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 278.3 kB

  • Original 443.3 kB
  • After minification 436.6 kB
  • After compression 165.0 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 278.3 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-74%

Potential reduce by 7.1 kB

  • Original 9.6 kB
  • After minification 7.5 kB
  • After compression 2.5 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. Stcc.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 7.1 kB or 74% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 19 (59%)

Requests Now

32

After Optimization

13

The browser has sent 32 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of STCC. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 17 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

stcc.edu accessibility score

95

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

button, link, and menuitem elements do not have accessible names.

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

stcc.edu best practices score

67

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

SEO Factors

stcc.edu SEO score

100

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

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 Stcc.edu 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 Stcc.edu 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 STCC. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: