Report Summary

  • 47

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    67% of other websites

  • 97

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 93% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    82% of websites

  • 87

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    66% of websites

ub-foundation.org

The UB Foundation supports the University at Buffalo

Page Load Speed

5.9 sec in total

First Response

936 ms

Resources Loaded

4.3 sec

Page Rendered

740 ms

ub-foundation.org screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing UB Foundation content. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about ub-foundation.org

The UB Foundation supports the University at Buffalo to attract top students & faculty, conduct research, & remain a premier public research university.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ub-foundation.org page load time and found that the first response time was 936 ms and then it took 5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

ub-foundation.org performance score

47

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.1 s

22/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value7.0 s

6/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.3 s

58/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value470 ms

61/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.03

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.8 s

44/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

ub-foundation.org

936 ms

wp-emoji-release.min.js

88 ms

divi-wpdt.css

161 ms

style.min.css

162 ms

cleantalk-public.min.css

231 ms

Our browser made a total of 71 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 86% of them (61 requests) were addressed to the original Ub-foundation.org, 7% (5 requests) were made to Use.fontawesome.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (936 ms) belongs to the original domain Ub-foundation.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 109.3 kB (8%)

Content Size

1.4 MB

After Optimization

1.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Ub-foundation.org main page is 1.4 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. 75% 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 990.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-79%

Potential reduce by 75.2 kB

  • Original 94.8 kB
  • After minification 92.3 kB
  • After compression 19.6 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 75.2 kB or 79% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 12.5 kB

  • Original 990.1 kB
  • After minification 977.6 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. UB Foundation images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-16%

Potential reduce by 15.8 kB

  • Original 101.6 kB
  • After minification 101.6 kB
  • After compression 85.9 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 15.8 kB or 16% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 5.9 kB

  • Original 169.8 kB
  • After minification 169.8 kB
  • After compression 164.0 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. Ub-foundation.org has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 38 (59%)

Requests Now

64

After Optimization

26

The browser has sent 64 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of UB Foundation. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 20 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

ub-foundation.org accessibility score

97

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-hidden="true"] elements contain focusable descendents

Best Practices

ub-foundation.org best practices score

92

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

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

ub-foundation.org SEO score

87

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 Ub-foundation.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 Ub-foundation.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 UB Foundation. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: