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kijiji.ca: Kijiji - Buy, Sell & Save with Canada's #1 Local Classifieds.

Visit Kijiji Classifieds to buy, sell, or trade almost anything! New and used items, cars, real estate, jobs, services, vacation rentals and more virtually anywhere in Canada.

Page load speed analysis

  • 51/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    385 ms

  • Resources loaded

    23 sec

  • Page rendered

    2.7 sec

  • Total page load time

    26.1 sec

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We analyzed Kijiji.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 385 ms and then it took 25.7 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 460.6 kB
    Images 62.9 kB
    Javascripts 1.2 MB
    CSS 778.0 kB

    In fact, the total size of Kijiji.ca main page is 2.5 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. 85% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Javascripts take 1.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 460.6 kB
    • After minification 435.4 kB
    • After compression 106.7 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. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 353.9 kB or 77% of the original size.

    • Original 62.9 kB
    • After optimization 62.6 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. Kijiji images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.2 MB
    • After minification 1.2 MB
    • After compression 382.9 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 795.8 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 778.0 kB
    • After minification 673.6 kB
    • After compression 163.7 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. Kijiji.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 614.4 kB or 79% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • kijiji.ca
  • www.kijiji.ca
  • master.css
  • select-location.css
  • jquery.min.js
  • bootstrap.js
  • lib.js
  • common.js
  • j-locations.json
  • styles.5c9166bd0023c259006f.css
  • runtime.5a9d8d27a4fad0e551bd.js
  • svg.f4e2c1242e6b9ac61bd8.js
  • vendor.84f78c6677799cde707e.js
  • app.5c9166bd0023c259006f.js
  • locationPickerList.js
  • message.js
  • suggestionBox.js
  • gtm.js
  • sprite.1504190088069.svg
  • sprite.png
  • analytics.js
  • ld.js
  • bat.js
  • LarsseitMedium.ef312922765366ff3e015683f3418121.woff
  • Larsseit.15444eb0e121fa5c8757d248cdb62792.woff
  • linkid.js
  • collect
  • collect
  • event
  • j-locations.json
  • ga-audiences
  • j-page-view.json
  • dis.aspx
  • conversion_async.js
  • beacon.js

Our browser made a total of 36 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 14% of them (5 requests) were addressed to the original Kijiji.ca, 50% (18 requests) were made to Ca.classistatic.com and 8% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (10 sec) relates to the external source Sslwidget.criteo.com.

Additional info on kijiji.ca

Requests

The browser has sent 29 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Kijiji. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

20

Javascripts

5

Images

3

CSS

1

AJAX

29

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

5

Images

3

CSS

1

AJAX

19

Optimized

10

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to https://www.kijiji.ca/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Kijiji.ca 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

kijiji.ca

ottawa.kijiji.ca

toronto.kijiji.ca

novascotia.kijiji.ca

halifax.kijiji.ca

195.78.85.110

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

kijiji.ca

195.78.85.110 157
NS

kijiji.ca

ns1.p13.dynect.net 21599
NS

kijiji.ca

ns2.p13.dynect.net 21599
NS

kijiji.ca

ns3.p13.dynect.net 21599
NS

kijiji.ca

ns4.p13.dynect.net 21599

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Kijiji.ca 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 Kijiji.ca 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

Kijiji.ca has a valid and up-to-date SSL certificate that expires on October 19, 2018. It should be prolonged as soon as possible, as it will expire in less than 30 days.

Good result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 90.9% of all visits is Canada. It lies approximately 3920 miles away from the server location (Netherlands) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Kijiji.ca page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to Canada or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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