Report Summary

  • 99

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    96% of other websites

  • 95

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 87% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 100

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    95% of websites

woodways.co.za

Welcome to WoodWays... a World of wood | WoodWays... a World of wood

Page Load Speed

4 sec in total

First Response

1000 ms

Resources Loaded

2.9 sec

Page Rendered

98 ms

woodways.co.za screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Wood Ways content. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about woodways.co.za

Suppliers of Pine and Meranti Timber, Wood merchants

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Key Findings

We analyzed Woodways.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 1000 ms and then it took 3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

woodways.co.za performance score

99

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value0.9 s

100/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value1.8 s

98/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value2.4 s

98/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value0 ms

100/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value0.9 s

100/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

woodways.co.za

1000 ms

sandvox.css

318 ms

main.css

609 ms

adjus_planed_all_round.jpeg

607 ms

quad_round.jpeg

607 ms

Our browser made a total of 8 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Woodways.co.za and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1000 ms) belongs to the original domain Woodways.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 13.3 kB (14%)

Content Size

95.2 kB

After Optimization

81.9 kB

In fact, the total size of Woodways.co.za main page is 95.2 kB. 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 5% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 79.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-71%

Potential reduce by 4.9 kB

  • Original 6.9 kB
  • After minification 5.7 kB
  • After compression 2.0 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 1.1 kB, which is 17% 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 4.9 kB or 71% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 2.2 kB

  • Original 79.8 kB
  • After minification 77.6 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. Wood Ways images are well optimized though.

CSS Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 6.3 kB

  • Original 8.5 kB
  • After minification 6.1 kB
  • After compression 2.3 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. Woodways.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 6.3 kB or 73% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

7

After Optimization

7

The browser has sent 7 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Wood Ways. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

woodways.co.za accessibility score

95

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

woodways.co.za best practices score

75

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

woodways.co.za SEO score

100

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

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 Woodways.co.za 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 Woodways.co.za 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 Wood Ways. 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: