Report Summary

  • 14

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    26% of other websites

  • 72

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 38% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 83

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    46% of websites

ada.lk

Sri Lanka Sinhala Breaking News Headlines Current Political News Sri lanka | Ada.lk

Page Load Speed

7.2 sec in total

First Response

32 ms

Resources Loaded

5.4 sec

Page Rendered

1.8 sec

ada.lk screenshot

About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Ada.lk page load time and found that the first response time was 32 ms and then it took 7.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Ada.lk rating and web reputation

Performance Metrics

ada.lk performance score

14

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value8.3 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value16.5 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value21.2 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value4,000 ms

1/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.089

92/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value35.5 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.ada.lk

32 ms

jquery.min.js

32 ms

jquery.carouFredSel-6.2.1-packed.js

267 ms

style.css

15 ms

orbit.css

7 ms

Our browser made a total of 99 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 26% of them (26 requests) were addressed to the original Ada.lk, 43% (43 requests) were made to Editorial.ada.lk and 9% (9 requests) were made to Wijeyadigital.lk. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4.6 sec) relates to the external source Editorial.ada.lk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 786.3 kB (4%)

Content Size

20.7 MB

After Optimization

19.9 MB

In fact, the total size of Ada.lk main page is 20.7 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. 70% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 20.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 93.0 kB

  • Original 109.8 kB
  • After minification 79.1 kB
  • After compression 16.8 kB

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 30.8 kB, which is 28% 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 93.0 kB or 85% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 546.7 kB

  • Original 20.4 MB
  • After minification 19.8 MB

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. Ada images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-61%

Potential reduce by 113.9 kB

  • Original 187.8 kB
  • After minification 187.1 kB
  • After compression 73.8 kB

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 113.9 kB or 61% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 32.6 kB

  • Original 38.0 kB
  • After minification 28.1 kB
  • After compression 5.4 kB

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. Ada.lk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 32.6 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 10 (11%)

Requests Now

88

After Optimization

78

The browser has sent 88 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Ada. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 7 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 5 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

ada.lk accessibility score

72

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

ARIA input fields do not have accessible names

High

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Names and labels

These are opportunities to improve the semantics of the controls in your application. This may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Tables and lists

These are opportunities to improve the experience of reading tabular or list data using assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Lists do not contain only <li> elements and script supporting elements (<script> and <template>).

High

List items (<li>) are not contained within <ul> or <ol> parent elements.

Best Practices

ada.lk best practices score

67

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

ada.lk SEO score

83

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

Mobile Friendly

Make sure your pages are mobile friendly so users don’t have to pinch or zoom in order to read the content pages. [Learn more](https://developers.google.com/search/mobile-sites/).

Impact

Issue

High

Document uses legible font sizes

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    SI

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Ada.lk can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that Singhalese 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 Ada.lk 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.

Social Sharing Optimization

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