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Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 8

    Successful tests
  • 0

    Failed test
  • First response

    96 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.9 sec

  • Page rendered

    950 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.9 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 96 ms and then it took 2.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 71.3 kB
    Images 2.2 MB
    Javascripts 1.2 MB
    CSS 821.4 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 4.3 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. 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 2.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 71.3 kB
    • After minification 54.6 kB
    • After compression 11.6 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 16.7 kB, which is 23% 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 59.7 kB or 84% of the original size.

    • Original 2.2 MB
    • After optimization 2.2 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. TPT images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.2 MB
    • After minification 1.2 MB
    • After compression 397.5 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 847.8 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 821.4 kB
    • After minification 817.9 kB
    • After compression 220.1 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 601.3 kB or 73% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 93 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 55% of them (51 requests) were addressed to the original, 9% (8 requests) were made to and 6% (6 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.3 sec) relates to the external source

Additional info on


The browser has sent 81 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of TPT. 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 from 10 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.











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IP address

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IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 3599
NS 3599
NS 3599

3599 Mname:
Serial: 2970245967
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 604800
MX 3599 Pri: 2

Language and encoding

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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 a valid and up-to-date SSL certificate that expires on August 27, 2018.

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Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 87.6% of all visits is United States. It’s good for 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.

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Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of TPT. 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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