Report Summary

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stuff.co.nz

Latest breaking news NZ | Stuff.co.nz | New Zealand

Page Load Speed

4.5 sec in total

First Response

785 ms

Resources Loaded

3.1 sec

Page Rendered

593 ms

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About Website

Visit stuff.co.nz now to see the best up-to-date Stuff content for New Zealand and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about stuff.co.nz

Breaking news and videos of today's latest news stories from around New Zealand, including up to date weather, World, sport, business, Entertainment, Technology Life and Style, Travel and motoring.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Stuff.co.nz page load time and found that the first response time was 785 ms and then it took 3.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

stuff.co.nz performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

www.stuff.co.nz

785 ms

stuff-plugins.min.js

67 ms

gpt.js

49 ms

socialize.js

88 ms

clientlibs-all.min.clientlibversion.f1e15a776a94586c15149e10601c3a88.css

12 ms

Our browser made a total of 207 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 46% of them (95 requests) were addressed to the original Stuff.co.nz, 7% (15 requests) were made to Static2.stuff.co.nz and 4% (8 requests) were made to Fairfax.demdex.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (964 ms) relates to the external source Neighbourly.co.nz.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 3.2 MB (38%)

Content Size

8.4 MB

After Optimization

5.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Stuff.co.nz main page is 8.4 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 4.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 261.3 kB

  • Original 314.8 kB
  • After minification 226.6 kB
  • After compression 53.5 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 88.3 kB, which is 28% 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 261.3 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 172.9 kB

  • Original 4.3 MB
  • After minification 4.1 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. Stuff images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 2.1 MB

  • Original 3.0 MB
  • After minification 2.9 MB
  • After compression 873.7 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 2.1 MB or 71% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 598.0 kB

  • Original 773.7 kB
  • After minification 702.0 kB
  • After compression 175.7 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. Stuff.co.nz needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 598.0 kB or 77% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 90 (46%)

Requests Now

195

After Optimization

105

The browser has sent 195 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Stuff. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 53 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 14 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

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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 Stuff.co.nz 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 Stuff.co.nz 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 Stuff. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: