Report Summary

  • 11

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    24% of other websites

  • 92

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 80% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 83

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    46% of websites

thecarpetcompany.co.uk

The Carpet Company In Poundbury, Dorchester & Weymouth

Page Load Speed

6.1 sec in total

First Response

323 ms

Resources Loaded

4.8 sec

Page Rendered

982 ms

thecarpetcompany.co.uk screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing The Carpet Company content for United Kingdom. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about thecarpetcompany.co.uk

The Carpet Company specialises in high-quality, stylish, practical & affordable flooring from their Poundbury, Dorchester & Weymouth showrooms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Thecarpetcompany.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 323 ms and then it took 5.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

thecarpetcompany.co.uk performance score

11

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value6.2 s

3/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.3 s

10/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value23.4 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value24,790 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.238

52/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value43.1 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

thecarpetcompany.co.uk

323 ms

www.thecarpetcompany.co.uk

1517 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

94 ms

style.min.css

178 ms

style.css

250 ms

Our browser made a total of 79 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 67% of them (53 requests) were addressed to the original Thecarpetcompany.co.uk, 6% (5 requests) were made to Googletagmanager.com and 6% (5 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.5 sec) belongs to the original domain Thecarpetcompany.co.uk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 415.2 kB (13%)

Content Size

3.2 MB

After Optimization

2.8 MB

In fact, the total size of Thecarpetcompany.co.uk main page is 3.2 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 2.7 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 135.1 kB

  • Original 160.9 kB
  • After minification 158.3 kB
  • After compression 25.7 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 135.1 kB or 84% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-9%

Potential reduce by 233.8 kB

  • Original 2.7 MB
  • After minification 2.5 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. The Carpet Company images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-10%

Potential reduce by 16.7 kB

  • Original 174.6 kB
  • After minification 174.6 kB
  • After compression 157.9 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-21%

Potential reduce by 29.7 kB

  • Original 141.3 kB
  • After minification 141.3 kB
  • After compression 111.6 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. Thecarpetcompany.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 29.7 kB or 21% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 38 (58%)

Requests Now

66

After Optimization

28

The browser has sent 66 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of The Carpet Company. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 27 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 13 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

thecarpetcompany.co.uk accessibility score

92

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

thecarpetcompany.co.uk 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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

SEO Factors

thecarpetcompany.co.uk SEO score

83

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

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 Thecarpetcompany.co.uk 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 Thecarpetcompany.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.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of The Carpet Company. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: