Report Summary

  • 49

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    67% of other websites

  • 72

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 47% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 75

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    41% of websites

tvtropes.org

TV Tropes

Page Load Speed

28.2 sec in total

First Response

606 ms

Resources Loaded

16.9 sec

Page Rendered

10.6 sec

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About Website

Welcome to tvtropes.org homepage info - get ready to check TV Tropes best content for United States right away, or after learning these important things about tvtropes.org

TV Tropes, the all-devouring pop-culture wiki, catalogs and cross-references recurrent plot devices, archetypes, and tropes in all forms of media.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Tvtropes.org page load time and found that the first response time was 606 ms and then it took 27.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

tvtropes.org performance score

49

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value1.7 s

93/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.6 s

60/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value2.6 s

97/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value5,840 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value20.3 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

tvtropes.org

606 ms

tvtropes.split.min.js

2116 ms

css

283 ms

style.css

314 ms

font-awesome.min.css

278 ms

Our browser made a total of 73 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 5% of them (4 requests) were addressed to the original Tvtropes.org, 44% (32 requests) were made to Static.tvtropes.org and 7% (5 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4.6 sec) relates to the external source S3-us-west-2.amazonaws.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.5 MB (48%)

Content Size

5.3 MB

After Optimization

2.8 MB

In fact, the total size of Tvtropes.org main page is 5.3 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 2.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 69.6 kB

  • Original 85.3 kB
  • After minification 66.9 kB
  • After compression 15.7 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 18.4 kB, which is 22% 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 69.6 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-8%

Potential reduce by 191.3 kB

  • Original 2.3 MB
  • After minification 2.1 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. TV Tropes images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 976.3 kB

  • Original 1.3 MB
  • After minification 1.3 MB
  • After compression 359.0 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 976.3 kB or 73% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 1.3 MB

  • Original 1.6 MB
  • After minification 1.5 MB
  • After compression 244.8 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. Tvtropes.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 1.3 MB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 38 (60%)

Requests Now

63

After Optimization

25

The browser has sent 63 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of TV Tropes. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 25 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

tvtropes.org accessibility score

72

Accessibility Issues

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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.

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Best Practices

tvtropes.org 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

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

SEO Factors

tvtropes.org SEO score

75

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Tvtropes.org 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 Tvtropes.org 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 data is detected on the main page of TV Tropes. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: