Report Summary

  • 25

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    45% of other websites

  • 82

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 62% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 90

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    73% of websites

stmarys-ca.edu

Saint Mary’s College of California | A Top Ranked West Coast Liberal Arts College

Page Load Speed

1.1 sec in total

First Response

63 ms

Resources Loaded

814 ms

Page Rendered

258 ms

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About Website

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One of the top colleges in California, Saint Mary’s College offers a nationally-renowned faculty and comprehensive academics in 41+ majors and minors.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Stmarys-ca.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 63 ms and then it took 1.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

stmarys-ca.edu performance score

25

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.8 s

11/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value78.0 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value6.2 s

42/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,250 ms

19/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.087

93/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value16.5 s

5/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

stmarys-ca.edu

63 ms

www.stmarys-ca.edu

398 ms

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12 ms

css_tbj5jHWzB3NkBoQybJCJOYDsiesHdX8HieHqWkMtpcI.css

20 ms

css_YZ9hS6SUan3I32GReO89A4yqKQ7fKCUeKc1kNOcMNlo.css

14 ms

Our browser made a total of 73 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 75% of them (55 requests) were addressed to the original Stmarys-ca.edu, 3% (2 requests) were made to Googleadservices.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Stats.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (398 ms) belongs to the original domain Stmarys-ca.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 546.9 kB (12%)

Content Size

4.6 MB

After Optimization

4.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Stmarys-ca.edu main page is 4.6 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. 85% 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 3.9 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 53.1 kB

  • Original 67.6 kB
  • After minification 63.5 kB
  • After compression 14.4 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 53.1 kB or 79% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 75.5 kB

  • Original 3.9 MB
  • After minification 3.8 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. St Mary Sca images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-67%

Potential reduce by 260.5 kB

  • Original 390.2 kB
  • After minification 320.7 kB
  • After compression 129.7 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 260.5 kB or 67% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 157.9 kB

  • Original 194.0 kB
  • After minification 190.3 kB
  • After compression 36.1 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. Stmarys-ca.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 157.9 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 24 (35%)

Requests Now

69

After Optimization

45

The browser has sent 69 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of St Mary Sca. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 13 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

stmarys-ca.edu accessibility score

82

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

[aria-*] attributes do not match their roles

High

[role] values are not valid

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.

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Tables and lists

These are opportunities to improve the experience of reading tabular or list data using assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Lists do not contain only <li> elements and script supporting elements (<script> and <template>).

Best Practices

stmarys-ca.edu best practices score

75

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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

stmarys-ca.edu 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 Stmarys-ca.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 Stmarys-ca.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 description is not detected on the main page of St Mary Sca. 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: