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authorize.net: Payment Processing: Accept Payments Anywhere | Authorize.Net

Authorize.Net provides payment processing and payment management services to help businesses accept credit card and e-check payments online, at retail, with mobile devices and more.

Page load speed analysis

  • 51/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    368 ms

  • Resources loaded

    19.3 sec

  • Page rendered

    17.2 sec

  • Total page load time

    36.9 sec

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We analyzed Authorize.net page load time and found that the first response time was 368 ms and then it took 36.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 95% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 39.7 kB
    Images 1.5 MB
    Javascripts 1.2 MB
    CSS 481.5 kB

    In fact, the total size of Authorize.net main page is 3.2 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 39.7 kB
    • After minification 31.1 kB
    • After compression 6.7 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 8.6 kB, which is 22% 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 32.9 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 1.5 MB
    • After optimization 1.4 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. Authorize images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.2 MB
    • After minification 1.0 MB
    • After compression 313.9 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 838.6 kB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 481.5 kB
    • After minification 387.9 kB
    • After compression 65.9 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. Authorize.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 415.6 kB or 86% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • authorize.net
  • www.authorize.net
  • www.authorize.net
  • main.css
  • aggregate.apps.css
  • main.js
  • aggregate.apps.js
  • analytics.js
  • authorize-logo-white.png
  • list.png
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  • bbb-logo.png
  • gtm.js
  • offsite-arrow.png
  • video-player-close-btn-sprite.png
  • carouselArrow.png
  • bg-blue-light.png
  • bg_bike_1920.jpg
  • bg-blue-dark.png
  • bg-white.png
  • us.svg
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  • ScalaSansWeb.woff
  • ScalaSansWeb-Light.woff
  • glyphicons-halflings-regular.woff
  • 1498667435733.png
  • 1502724263010.png
  • ga.js
  • elqCfg.min.js
  • analytics.js
  • JYFd2hYY.min.js
  • __utm.gif
  • svrGP
  • collect
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  • collect
  • svrGP.aspx
  • ip.json
  • ga-audiences
  • pixel
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  • collect
  • collect
  • roundtrip.js

Our browser made a total of 69 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 72% of them (50 requests) were addressed to the original Authorize.net, 7% (5 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 3% (2 requests) were made to Ssl.google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4 sec) relates to the external source Googletagmanager.com.

Additional info on authorize.net

Requests

The browser has sent 55 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Authorize. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 11 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

11

Javascripts

37

Images

2

CSS

5

AJAX

55

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

29

Images

2

CSS

5

AJAX

18

Optimized

37

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to http://www.authorize.net, then it was forwarded to https://www.authorize.net/, 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

Authorize.net uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 15 other domains. The more sites share the same stack of IP addresses, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Normal result

IP Trace

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DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

authorize.net

216.87.148.114 112
NS

authorize.net

ns3.dnsvisa.com 3599
NS

authorize.net

ns2.dnsvisa.com 3599
NS

authorize.net

ns1.dnsvisa.com 3599
SOA

authorize.net

3599 Mname: ns1.dnsvisa.com
Rname: hostmaster.visa.com
Serial: 1500000631
Refresh: 600
Retry: 3600
Expire: 1209600
Minimum-ttl: 3600

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Authorize.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 88.7% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Authorize.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 Authorize. 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:

authorize.net

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 Authorize.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 Authorize.net 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.

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