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Page load speed analysis

  • 52/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    8.7 sec

  • Resources loaded

    16.7 sec

  • Page rendered

    281 ms

  • Total page load time

    25.6 sec

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We analyzed 360news.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 8.7 sec and then it took 17 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 54.8 kB
    Images 441 B
    Javascripts 203.1 kB
    CSS 24.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of 360news.co.za main page is 282.6 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 25% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 203.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 54.8 kB
    • After minification 48.8 kB
    • After compression 12.4 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 6.1 kB, which is 11% 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 42.5 kB or 77% of the original size.

    • Original 441 B

    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. 360News images are well optimized though.

    • Original 203.1 kB
    • After minification 197.7 kB
    • After compression 69.0 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 134.1 kB or 66% of the original size.

    • Original 24.2 kB
    • After minification 17.3 kB
    • After compression 4.7 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. 360news.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 19.4 kB or 80% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • www.360news.co.za
  • style.css
  • widget.css
  • styles.css
  • jquery.js
  • jquery-migrate.min.js
  • all.js
  • ck-karma.js
  • jquery.form.min.js
  • scripts.js
  • wp-emoji-release.min.js
  • header_bg.gif
  • 360_degree_logo2.gif
  • 360-news-728x90pxweb-banner.gif
  • search.png
  • Vera-webfont.woff
  • piwik.js
  • xd_arbiter.php
  • xd_arbiter.php
  • like_box.php
  • 3nB4xc2_6jL.css
  • SRSW8M763HA.js
  • ullQFyhrQFI.js
  • y97Ig99UVTs.js
  • KHAtULXOQuz.js
  • VXcANLwwL5J.js
  • i8XO-4kv8i7.js

Our browser made a total of 28 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 54% of them (15 requests) were addressed to the original 360news.co.za, 25% (7 requests) were made to Static.xx.fbcdn.net and 7% (2 requests) were made to Facebook.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (8.7 sec) belongs to the original domain 360news.co.za.

Additional info on 360news.co.za

Requests

The browser has sent 26 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of 360News. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 14 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

14

Javascripts

5

Images

4

CSS

3

AJAX

26

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

5

Images

1

CSS

3

AJAX

16

Optimized

10

All

Good result

IP address

360news.co.za 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

360news.co.za

single2mingle.co.za

waterboys.biz

valentinedesign.co.za

wild-eye.co.za

197.242.89.250

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

360news.co.za

197.242.89.250 14400
NS

360news.co.za

ns2.dsdns.net 86400
NS

360news.co.za

ns1.urbandns.net 86400
NS

360news.co.za

ns1.dsdns.net 86400
NS

360news.co.za

ns2.urbandns.net 86400

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 360news.co.za 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 360news.co.za 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

360news.co.za 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 100% of all visits is South Africa. It’s good for 360news.co.za that their server is also located in South Africa, 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 360News. 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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