Report Summary

  • 24

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    44% of other websites

  • 98

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 96% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 92

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    79% of websites

medecine.uottawa.ca

Home | Faculty of Medicine | University of Ottawa

Page Load Speed

1.5 sec in total

First Response

99 ms

Resources Loaded

1 sec

Page Rendered

363 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Medecine.uottawa.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 99 ms and then it took 1.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 20% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

medecine.uottawa.ca performance score

24

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.9 s

24/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value10.2 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value7.0 s

33/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value670 ms

44/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.578

12/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value9.5 s

30/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

med.uottawa.ca

99 ms

css

24 ms

medicine.css

34 ms

uza_global_footer.css

67 ms

static_splash.css

66 ms

Our browser made a total of 10 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Medecine.uottawa.ca, 20% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 10% (1 request) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (779 ms) relates to the external source Med.uottawa.ca.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 133.1 kB (3%)

Content Size

4.7 MB

After Optimization

4.6 MB

In fact, the total size of Medecine.uottawa.ca main page is 4.7 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. Only 10% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 4.7 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-65%

Potential reduce by 2.3 kB

  • Original 3.6 kB
  • After minification 3.0 kB
  • After compression 1.2 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 567 B, which is 16% 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 2.3 kB or 65% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 120.3 kB

  • Original 4.7 MB
  • After minification 4.6 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. Medecine U Ottawa images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 34 B

  • Original 17.2 kB
  • After minification 17.2 kB
  • After compression 17.1 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

-82%

Potential reduce by 10.5 kB

  • Original 12.8 kB
  • After minification 10.4 kB
  • After compression 2.4 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. Medecine.uottawa.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 10.5 kB or 82% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 3 (33%)

Requests Now

9

After Optimization

6

The browser has sent 9 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Medecine U Ottawa. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

medecine.uottawa.ca accessibility score

98

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.

Best Practices

medecine.uottawa.ca 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

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

medecine.uottawa.ca SEO score

92

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

    FR

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Medecine.uottawa.ca can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it does not match the claimed French language. Our system also found out that Medecine.uottawa.ca 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 description is not detected on the main page of Medecine U Ottawa. 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: