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gmu.webcheckout.net: George Mason Federated Login Service

Page load speed analysis

  • 72/100

    Good result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    173 ms

  • Resources loaded

    412 ms

  • Page rendered

    90 ms

  • Total page load time

    675 ms

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We analyzed Gmu.webcheckout.net page load time and found that the first response time was 173 ms and then it took 502 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only 5% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 1.8 kB
    Images 24.5 kB
    Javascripts 0 B
    CSS 930 B

    In fact, the total size of Gmu.webcheckout.net main page is 27.2 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. Images take 24.5 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 1.8 kB
    • After minification 1.2 kB
    • After compression 542 B

    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 665 B, which is 37% 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 1.3 kB or 70% of the original size.

    • Original 24.5 kB
    • After optimization 22.2 kB

    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. Gmu Webcheckout images are well optimized though.

    • Original 930 B
    • After minification 636 B
    • After compression 285 B

    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. Gmu.webcheckout.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 645 B or 69% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • gmu.webcheckout.net
  • wco
  • wco
  • UserPassword
  • login.css
  • fedsvcs.png

Our browser made a total of 6 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 50% of them (3 requests) were addressed to the original Gmu.webcheckout.net, 50% (3 requests) were made to Shibboleth.gmu.edu. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (173 ms) belongs to the original domain Gmu.webcheckout.net.

Additional info on gmu.webcheckout.net

Requests

The browser has sent 2 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Gmu Webcheckout. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

1

Images

1

CSS

2

All

Possible request optimization

1

Images

1

CSS

0

Optimized

2

All

Good result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in three steps. The first redirect led to http://gmu.webcheckout.net/webcheckout/wco, then it was forwarded to https://gmu.webcheckout.net/webcheckout/wco, and afterwards it was sent to https://shibboleth.gmu.edu/idp/profile/SAML2/Redirect/SSO?SAMLRequest=fZLRboIwFI... before we finally managed to reach this website. 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 Gmu.webcheckout.net. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

gmu.webcheckout.net

198.74.59.152

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

gmu.webcheckout.net

198.74.59.152 297
AAAA

gmu.webcheckout.net

296 Ipv6: 2600:3c03::f03c:91ff:fe73:6b51

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

ISO-8859-1

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Gmu.webcheckout.net 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 Gmu.webcheckout.net 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Gmu.webcheckout.net 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

Country of origin for 100% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Gmu.webcheckout.net that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Gmu Webcheckout. 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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