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strongtowns.org: Strong Towns

Strong Towns is a non-profit organization working to support a model of development that allows America's cities, towns and neighborhoods to become financially strong and resilient.

Page load speed analysis

  • 59/100

    Normal result
  • 8

    Successful tests
  • 0

    Failed test
  • First response

    91 ms

  • Resources loaded

    8.5 sec

  • Page rendered

    1.9 sec

  • Total page load time

    10.5 sec

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We analyzed Strongtowns.org page load time and found that the first response time was 91 ms and then it took 10.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 779.5 kB
    Images 6.2 MB
    Javascripts 448.4 kB
    CSS 257.6 kB

    In fact, the total size of Strongtowns.org main page is 7.7 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. Images take 6.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 779.5 kB
    • After minification 652.9 kB
    • After compression 59.8 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 126.6 kB, which is 16% 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 719.7 kB or 92% of the original size.

    • Original 6.2 MB
    • After optimization 6.1 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. Strong Towns images are well optimized though.

    • Original 448.4 kB
    • After minification 448.3 kB
    • After compression 156.3 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 292.1 kB or 65% of the original size.

    • Original 257.6 kB
    • After minification 257.2 kB
    • After compression 44.5 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. Strongtowns.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 213.2 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 138 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (3 requests) were addressed to the original Strongtowns.org, 50% (69 requests) were made to Static1.squarespace.com and 13% (18 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4.7 sec) relates to the external source Info.strongtowns.org.

Additional info on strongtowns.org

Requests

The browser has sent 110 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Strong Towns. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 22 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

22

Javascripts

78

Images

6

CSS

4

AJAX

110

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

71

Images

1

CSS

4

AJAX

33

Optimized

77

All

Normal result

IP address

Strongtowns.org uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 5 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

strongtowns.org

northstarmls.com

23isback.com

decor8blog.com

doobybrain.com

198.49.23.144

198.49.23.145

198.185.159.145

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

strongtowns.org

198.185.159.135 599
NS

strongtowns.org

yns2.yahoo.com 21599
NS

strongtowns.org

yns1.yahoo.com 21599
SOA

strongtowns.org

119 Mname: no-dyn-updates.san.yahoo.com
Rname: postmaster.san.yahoo.com
Serial: 2018051101
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 7084000
Minimum-ttl: 28800
MX

strongtowns.org

alt2.aspmx.l.google.com 599 Pri: 30

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 Strongtowns.org 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 Strongtowns.org 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

Strongtowns.org 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 79% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Strongtowns.org 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

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Strong Towns. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook:

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