Report Summary

  • 17

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    36% of other websites

  • 75

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 51% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 76

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    44% of websites

thegospelcoalition.org

The Gospel Coalition (TGC)

Page Load Speed

6.8 sec in total

First Response

29 ms

Resources Loaded

5.9 sec

Page Rendered

900 ms

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About Website

Welcome to thegospelcoalition.org homepage info - get ready to check The Gospel Coalition best content for United States right away, or after learning these important things about thegospelcoalition.org

The Gospel Coalition supports the church by providing resources that are trusted and timely, winsome and wise, and centered on the gospel of Jesus Christ.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Thegospelcoalition.org page load time and found that the first response time was 29 ms and then it took 6.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

thegospelcoalition.org performance score

17

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.5 s

15/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value20.4 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value14.0 s

1/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value3,160 ms

2/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.005

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value25.4 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

thegospelcoalition.org

29 ms

www.thegospelcoalition.org

5002 ms

css

25 ms

global.css

5 ms

home.css

11 ms

Our browser made a total of 94 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 27% of them (25 requests) were addressed to the original Thegospelcoalition.org, 40% (38 requests) were made to Tgc-cache.s3.amazonaws.com and 14% (13 requests) were made to Cdn.beaconads.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (5 sec) belongs to the original domain Thegospelcoalition.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.3 MB (8%)

Content Size

16.2 MB

After Optimization

15.0 MB

In fact, the total size of Thegospelcoalition.org main page is 16.2 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. 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. Images take 15.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 62.8 kB

  • Original 76.8 kB
  • After minification 70.5 kB
  • After compression 14.0 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 62.8 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 324.0 kB

  • Original 15.0 MB
  • After minification 14.6 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 Gospel Coalition images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 728.5 kB

  • Original 991.5 kB
  • After minification 875.7 kB
  • After compression 263.0 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 728.5 kB or 73% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 148.8 kB

  • Original 174.6 kB
  • After minification 174.4 kB
  • After compression 25.8 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. Thegospelcoalition.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 148.8 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 30 (34%)

Requests Now

89

After Optimization

59

The browser has sent 89 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of The Gospel Coalition. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 15 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

thegospelcoalition.org accessibility score

75

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

[id] attributes on active, focusable elements are not unique

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

High

Some elements have a [tabindex] value greater than 0

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

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

thegospelcoalition.org best practices score

83

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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

thegospelcoalition.org SEO score

76

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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 Thegospelcoalition.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 Thegospelcoalition.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 Gospel Coalition. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: