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Page load speed analysis

  • 50/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    209 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2 sec

  • Page rendered

    300 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.5 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 209 ms and then it took 2.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 40% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 93.1 kB
    Images 519.9 kB
    Javascripts 497.8 kB
    CSS 220.8 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 1.3 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 519.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 93.1 kB
    • After minification 81.1 kB
    • After compression 12.2 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 12.0 kB, which is 13% 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 80.9 kB or 87% of the original size.

    • Original 519.9 kB
    • After optimization 404.1 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. Obviously, Hotels By City needs image optimization as it can save up to 115.8 kB or 22% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 497.8 kB
    • After minification 478.7 kB
    • After compression 161.4 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 336.5 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 220.8 kB
    • After minification 178.0 kB
    • After compression 24.9 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 195.9 kB or 89% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • css.css
  • jquery.min.js
  • bgiframe.js
  • functions.js
  • searchbox.js
  • jsapi
  • searchbox.js
  • ga.js
  • gpt.js
  • sprite_width1px.gif
  • sprite.gif
  • reason4.jpg
  • reason2.jpg
  • reason3.jpg
  • reason1.jpg
  • slide_arrow.gif
  • on.gif
  • off.gif
  • unitedstates.jpg
  • canada.jpg
  • australia.jpg
  • europe.jpg
  • international.jpg
  • box_header_sm.jpg
  • box_corners.jpg
  • arrow.jpg
  • banner_pet.jpg
  • bed_jump.jpg
  • searchbox_top.png
  • searchbox_middle.png
  • searchbox.png
  • filter_mid.jpg
  • filter_red.jpg
  • pubads_impl_82.js
  • __utm.gif
  • container.html
  • map_bg.jpg
  • ads
  • searchbox.css
  • collect
  • json_refData.php
  • json_refData.php
  • showad.js
  • aclk
  • osd.js
  • showad.js
  • AdServerServlet
  • modernizr_2.8.3_ec185bb44fe5e6bf7455d6e8ef37ed0e_no-classes.js
  • lidar.js
  • bapi
  • PugMaster
  • 16-071_SP_Online_Banners_728x90_80k.html
  • firstevent
  • ibs:dpid=19566&dpuuid=4B5B7D20-F07D-483D-BBF6-047FA46389DC
  • p-P7x87XHnVfbWr.gif
  • pm_match
  • Pug
  • css
  • TweenMax.min.js
  • btn_off.png
  • btn_on.png
  • gpt.js
  • Pug
  • 420486.gif
  • Pug
  • Pug
  • dbapi
  • event
  • dt
  • container.html
  • orange_bg.png
  • choiceHotels.png
  • comfortInn.png
  • comfortSuites.png
  • sleepInn.png
  • Quality.png
  • mask.png
  • QQt14e8dY39u-eYBZmppwZ_TkvowlIOtbR7ePgFOpF4.ttf
  • dt

Our browser made a total of 80 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 36% of them (29 requests) were addressed to the original, 14% (11 requests) were made to and 5% (4 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (570 ms) relates to the external source

Additional info on


The browser has sent 74 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Hotels By City. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 16 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.











Possible request optimization













Normal result

IP address uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, 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.

Poor result

IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 8014
NS 21599
NS 21599

299 Mname:
Serial: 1441297007
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 300

Language and encoding

Normal result


EN en language flag


N/A  language flag





Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise 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 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 has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 44.8% of all visits is United States. It lies approximately 1000 miles away from the server location (Canada) and such a distance cannot critically affect website speed, but moving the server closer to their user base in United States can speed up page load time anyway.

Normal result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Hotels By City. 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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