Report Summary

  • 16

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    30% of other websites

  • 83

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 55% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    55% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

thearcticinstitute.org

The Arctic Institute – Center for Circumpolar Security Studies

Page Load Speed

4.2 sec in total

First Response

207 ms

Resources Loaded

3.8 sec

Page Rendered

261 ms

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About Website

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The Arctic Institute is an interdisciplinary, independent think tank dedicated to research in the many dimensions of Arctic security.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Thearcticinstitute.org page load time and found that the first response time was 207 ms and then it took 4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 65% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

thearcticinstitute.org performance score

16

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.3 s

7/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.2 s

2/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value20.4 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value780 ms

37/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.489

17/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value12.1 s

16/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

thearcticinstitute.org

207 ms

www.thearcticinstitute.org

543 ms

pjf0yqx.js

97 ms

js

203 ms

footnotes-alttbrpl0.min.css

275 ms

Our browser made a total of 88 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 77% of them (68 requests) were addressed to the original Thearcticinstitute.org, 13% (11 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net and 2% (2 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (593 ms) belongs to the original domain Thearcticinstitute.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 222.0 kB (31%)

Content Size

719.6 kB

After Optimization

497.6 kB

In fact, the total size of Thearcticinstitute.org main page is 719.6 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 295.2 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 105.4 kB

  • Original 131.5 kB
  • After minification 128.5 kB
  • After compression 26.2 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 105.4 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 1.7 kB

  • Original 295.2 kB
  • After minification 293.5 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. The Arctic Institute images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-32%

Potential reduce by 55.0 kB

  • Original 172.9 kB
  • After minification 159.2 kB
  • After compression 117.9 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 55.0 kB or 32% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-50%

Potential reduce by 59.9 kB

  • Original 120.0 kB
  • After minification 119.8 kB
  • After compression 60.1 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. Thearcticinstitute.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 59.9 kB or 50% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 44 (59%)

Requests Now

74

After Optimization

30

The browser has sent 74 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of The Arctic Institute. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 30 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 16 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

thearcticinstitute.org accessibility score

83

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best practices

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

thearcticinstitute.org best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

thearcticinstitute.org SEO score

91

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

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 Thearcticinstitute.org 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 Thearcticinstitute.org 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 The Arctic Institute. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: