Report Summary

  • 35

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    55% of other websites

  • 74

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 41% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 85

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    56% of websites

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk

The Stage Subscriptions | Newspaper, App and Website

Page Load Speed

1.9 sec in total

First Response

198 ms

Resources Loaded

1.5 sec

Page Rendered

119 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 198 ms and then it took 1.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk performance score

35

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.1 s

21/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value4.1 s

46/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value7.7 s

25/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,940 ms

3/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.003

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value8.9 s

34/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk

198 ms

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk

498 ms

base.css

89 ms

esco.css

177 ms

cc.css

263 ms

Our browser made a total of 36 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 86% of them (31 requests) were addressed to the original Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk, 8% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 3% (1 request) were made to Config1.veinteractive.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (518 ms) belongs to the original domain Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 181.6 kB (52%)

Content Size

347.3 kB

After Optimization

165.7 kB

In fact, the total size of Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk main page is 347.3 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. Javascripts take 214.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-72%

Potential reduce by 10.9 kB

  • Original 15.1 kB
  • After minification 13.8 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. 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 10.9 kB or 72% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 5.8 kB

  • Original 83.7 kB
  • After minification 77.8 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. Subscriptions The Stage images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-65%

Potential reduce by 138.2 kB

  • Original 214.0 kB
  • After minification 206.5 kB
  • After compression 75.9 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 138.2 kB or 65% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 26.7 kB

  • Original 34.5 kB
  • After minification 26.0 kB
  • After compression 7.8 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. Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 26.7 kB or 77% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 15 (44%)

Requests Now

34

After Optimization

19

The browser has sent 34 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Subscriptions The Stage. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 9 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk accessibility score

74

Accessibility Issues

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk 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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

subscriptions.thestage.co.uk SEO score

85

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and neither this language nor any other was claimed in <html> or <meta> tags. Our system also found out that Subscriptions.thestage.co.uk 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 Subscriptions The Stage. 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: