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ukbullion.co.uk: Buy Gold & Silver Bullion Online | Sovereigns - UKBullion

Welcome to UKBullion.com, offering the best prices for buying & selling Gold & Silver Bullion Bars, Coins & British Sovereign in the UK. Call 0800 090 3256

Page load speed analysis

  • 57/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    234 ms

  • Resources loaded

    3.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    238 ms

  • Total page load time

    4 sec

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We analyzed Ukbullion.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 234 ms and then it took 3.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 121.8 kB
    Images 2.1 MB
    Javascripts 2.6 MB
    CSS 976.9 kB

    In fact, the total size of Ukbullion.co.uk main page is 5.8 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. 50% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 2.6 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 121.8 kB
    • After minification 108.3 kB
    • After compression 22.4 kB

    HTML optimization

    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 13.5 kB, which is 11% 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 99.4 kB or 82% of the original size.

    • Original 2.1 MB
    • After optimization 2.0 MB

    Image optimization

    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. UKBullion images are well optimized though.

    • Original 2.6 MB
    • After minification 2.5 MB
    • After compression 659.6 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 1.9 MB or 74% of the original size.

    • Original 976.9 kB
    • After minification 972.1 kB
    • After compression 146.8 kB

    CSS optimization

    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. Ukbullion.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 830.1 kB or 85% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • ukbullion.co.uk
  • www.ukbullion.co.uk
  • www.ukbullion.com
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  • analytics.js
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  • image.php
  • server.php
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  • collect
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  • visit-data
  • visit-data

Our browser made a total of 62 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 3% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Ukbullion.co.uk, 37% (23 requests) were made to Ukbullion.com and 34% (21 requests) were made to Cdn.ukbullion.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.1 sec) relates to the external source Cdn.ukbullion.com.

Additional info on ukbullion.co.uk

Requests

The browser has sent 57 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of UKBullion. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 12 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

12

Javascripts

34

Images

4

CSS

7

AJAX

57

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

34

Images

1

CSS

7

AJAX

14

Optimized

43

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to https://www.ukbullion.co.uk/, then it was forwarded to https://www.ukbullion.com/, and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Ukbullion.co.uk. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

ukbullion.co.uk

94.236.50.105

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

ukbullion.co.uk

94.236.50.105 86400
NS

ukbullion.co.uk

ns2.rackspace.com 86400
NS

ukbullion.co.uk

ns.rackspace.com 86400
SOA

ukbullion.co.uk

300 Mname: ns.rackspace.com
Rname: hostmaster.rackspace.com
Serial: 1505282453
Refresh: 3600
Retry: 300
Expire: 1814400
Minimum-ttl: 300
MX

ukbullion.co.uk

ukbullion-co-uk.mail.protection.outlook.com 86400 Pri: 0

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Ukbullion.co.uk 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 Ukbullion.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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Ukbullion.co.uk has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

The server of Ukbullion.co.uk is located in United Kingdom, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of UKBullion. 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:

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