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stwater.co.uk: Severn Trent Water

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Page load speed analysis

  • 45/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    259 ms

  • Resources loaded

    36.3 sec

  • Page rendered

    125.8 sec

  • Total page load time

    162.4 sec

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We analyzed Stwater.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 259 ms and then it took 162.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 95% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 474.2 kB
    Images 217.4 kB
    Javascripts 1.1 MB
    CSS 359.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of Stwater.co.uk main page is 2.1 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. Javascripts take 1.1 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 474.2 kB
    • After minification 321.9 kB
    • After compression 41.8 kB

    HTML optimization

    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 152.3 kB, which is 32% 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 432.5 kB or 91% of the original size.

    • Original 217.4 kB
    • After optimization 210.0 kB

    Image optimization

    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 Water images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.1 MB
    • After minification 1.0 MB
    • After compression 339.6 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 714.5 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 359.7 kB
    • After minification 355.0 kB
    • After compression 55.3 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. Stwater.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 304.4 kB or 85% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • stwater.co.uk
  • www.stwater.co.uk
  • www.stwater.co.uk
  • clientlib-full.min.css
  • s-code-stw.js
  • platform.js
  • clientlib-full.min.js
  • improvingMsgIcon.svg
  • stw.png
  • gtm.js
  • search.svg
  • cross-grey.svg
  • search-white.svg
  • search-white.svg
  • 315D61_B_0.woff
  • 31E00B_D_0.woff
  • glyphicons-halflings-regular.woff
  • analytics.js
  • fbevents.js
  • tag.js
  • chevron-right-dark.png
  • chevron-down.png
  • chevron-up.png
  • sdk.js
  • collect
  • collect
  • fejwifewifjewijf
  • widgets.js
  • .jsonp
  • cb=gapi.loaded_0
  • cb=gapi.loaded_1
  • sharebutton
  • token.json
  • 0sTQzbapM8j.js
  • storage.secure.min.html
  • zones
  • 23296555
  • severn-trent-icons.ttf
  • rs=AGLTcCOUSJIRFuWfIxRmYNF0NPW_T9054A
  • button.3ccb64e61d4c01fae12cd2b0ed9b2bab.js
  • chevron-down-share.png
  • search.suggestions.json
  • postmessageRelay
  • check%20my%20area1-hero-desktop.jpg
  • Login-142x142c.png
  • pay-bill.png
  • report-problem.png
  • water-saving-tips.png
  • WE-banner.png
  • bdHGHleUa-ndQCOrdpfxfw.ttf
  • W5F8_SL0XFawnjxHGsZjJA.ttf
  • like.php
  • s87657564452383
  • LfVJGohmYZB.js
  • uPlIYLfynqH.png
  • 23296555
  • 971028622-postmessagerelay.js
  • rpc:shindig_random.js
  • tweet_button.f8c8d971a6ac545cf416e3c1ad4bbc65.en.html
  • jot
  • cb=gapi.loaded_0

Our browser made a total of 62 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 45% of them (28 requests) were addressed to the original Stwater.co.uk, 11% (7 requests) were made to Apis.google.com and 5% (3 requests) were made to Connect.facebook.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (16 sec) relates to the external source Lpcdn.lpsnmedia.net.

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Requests

The browser has sent 52 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of St Water. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 19 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

19

Javascripts

22

Images

1

CSS

10

AJAX

52

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

11

Images

1

CSS

10

AJAX

29

Optimized

23

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to http://www.stwater.co.uk/, then it was forwarded to https://www.stwater.co.uk/, and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.

IP address

Stwater.co.uk uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same stack of IP addresses, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Normal result

IP Trace

stwater.co.uk

m.stwater.co.uk

myaccount.stwater.co.uk

severntrent.com

hdcymru.co.uk

52.208.188.254

stwater.co.uk

myaccount.stwater.co.uk

54.228.27.31

stwater.co.uk

myaccount.stwater.co.uk

hdcymru.co.uk

54.229.129.248

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

stwater.co.uk

52.208.188.254 60
A

stwater.co.uk

54.228.27.31 60
A

stwater.co.uk

54.229.129.248 60
NS

stwater.co.uk

ns3.demysdns.net 300
NS

stwater.co.uk

ns4.demysdns.co.uk 300

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

N/A  language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Stwater.co.uk 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), while the claimed language is English. Our system also found out that Stwater.co.uk 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Stwater.co.uk has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 94% of all visits is United Kingdom. It lies approximately 180 miles away from the server location (Ireland) and such a small distance can positively affect website speed, as data can travel really fast between those locations.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of St Water. 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:

stwater.co.uk

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