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ysu.edu: YSU

Youngstown State University is an Ohio urban research university with a wide variety higher education programs and majors. Pursue your career goals at YSU.

Page load speed analysis

  • 57/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    248 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.2 sec

  • Page rendered

    177 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.6 sec

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We analyzed Ysu.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 248 ms and then it took 1.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 25% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 45.8 kB
    Images 918.0 kB
    Javascripts 642.5 kB
    CSS 82.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of Ysu.edu main page is 1.7 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 918.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 45.8 kB
    • After minification 39.3 kB
    • After compression 11.0 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 6.5 kB, which is 14% 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 34.9 kB or 76% of the original size.

    • Original 918.0 kB
    • After optimization 855.8 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. YSU images are well optimized though.

    • Original 642.5 kB
    • After minification 590.1 kB
    • After compression 185.2 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 457.3 kB or 71% of the original size.

    • Original 82.2 kB
    • After minification 65.4 kB
    • After compression 10.3 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. Ysu.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 71.8 kB or 87% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • ysu.edu
  • layout.css
  • css
  • jquery-1.9.1.js
  • jquery-ui.js
  • jquery.pajinate.min.js
  • site.js
  • bootstrap.min.js
  • placeholder.js
  • async_survey
  • ysu-logo.png
  • widget.php
  • analytics.js
  • 54732.html
  • gtm.js
  • siteanalyze_66357484.js
  • spacer.png
  • myYSU.png
  • user.png
  • pass.png
  • facultystaff01.jpg
  • office_365_login_ysu.jpg
  • blackboard.jpg
  • apply15.jpg
  • schedule.jpg
  • programs.jpg
  • inthenews.jpg
  • request.jpg
  • success.jpg
  • give_to_ysu.jpg
  • PenguinAlerttype.png
  • youngstown-state-university-logo.png
  • footer_y.png
  • Active-Instagram-1-icon1.png
  • facebook-icon1.png
  • twitter-icon1.png
  • linkedin-icon1.png
  • youtube-icon1.png
  • ohiomeansbw.jpg
  • prompt_embed_static.js
  • collect
  • roundtrip.js
  • collect
  • activityi;src=5220744;type=ysuho0;cat=ysuho0;ord=1;num=2325508645130;~oref=http%3A%2F%2Fysu.edu%2F
  • jquery-1.3.2.js
  • yoshki-library.js
  • logo.png
  • d
  • RIU5Z7N3ZVBPTEXG5FNMHQ.js
  • image.aspx
  • out
  • tr
  • out
  • out
  • adsct
  • sync
  • u.php
  • pixel
  • 377928.gif
  • sd
  • tap.php
  • in
  • analytics.js
  • _logo.png
  • 1px.gif
  • -logo.png
  • =logo.png
  • collect
  • collect
  • collect
  • Active-Instagram-1-icon.png
  • bg_control_nav.png
  • bg_direction_nav.png
  • facebook-icon.png
  • twitter-icon.png
  • linkedin-icon.png
  • youtube-icon.png

Our browser made a total of 78 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 49% of them (38 requests) were addressed to the original Ysu.edu, 8% (6 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 6% (5 requests) were made to Cdn.yoshki.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (590 ms) relates to the external source Yoshki.com.

Additional info on ysu.edu

Requests

The browser has sent 72 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of YSU. 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.

16

Javascripts

51

Images

2

CSS

3

AJAX

72

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

28

Images

2

CSS

3

AJAX

38

Optimized

34

All

Normal result

IP address

Ysu.edu 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

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52.87.65.167

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

ysu.edu

52.87.65.167 300
NS

ysu.edu

ns1.ysu.edu 28800
NS

ysu.edu

ns2.ysu.edu 28800
SOA

ysu.edu

900 Mname: ns1.ysu.edu
Rname: securityadmin.ysu.edu
Serial: 2016060243
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 2592000
Minimum-ttl: 900
MX

ysu.edu

mxa-0003a801.gslb.pphosted.com 28800 Pri: 10

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 Ysu.edu 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 Ysu.edu 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

Ysu.edu 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 73.3% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Ysu.edu 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 YSU. 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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