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Page load speed analysis

  • 72/100

    Good result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    485 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    214 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.3 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 485 ms and then it took 1.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 5.3 kB
    Images 222.3 kB
    Javascripts 0 B
    CSS 27.0 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 254.7 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 222.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 5.3 kB
    • After minification 4.6 kB
    • After compression 2.3 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 727 B, 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 3.1 kB or 57% of the original size.

    • Original 222.3 kB
    • After optimization 215.7 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. Ahmia images are well optimized though.

    • Original 27.0 kB
    • After minification 17.8 kB
    • After compression 3.6 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 23.4 kB or 87% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • jquery.min.js
  • normalize.css
  • style.css
  • less.min.js
  • modernizr.js
  • css;base64,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
  • jquery.scrollTo.js
  • jquery.pow.js
  • sha256.js
  • utils.js
  • metro.jpg
  • ahmiafi_black.png
  • ccblackengtop.jpg
  • Roboto-Light-webfont.woff
  • Roboto-Regular-webfont.woff
  • alfphabet-iv-webfont.woff

Our browser made a total of 18 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 94% of them (17 requests) were addressed to the original, 6% (1 request) were made to . The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (488 ms) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 12 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Ahmia. 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 as a result speed up the page load time.









Possible request optimization











Good result


As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to before it reached this domain.

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 86400
NS 86400
NS 86400

86400 Mname:
Serial: 2013070111
Refresh: 28800
Retry: 7200
Expire: 864000
Minimum-ttl: 86400


Language and encoding

Good result


EN en language flag


EN en language flag





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 it matches the claimed language. 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 no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 14.6% of all visits is Iran. It lies approximately 2770 miles away from the server location (Netherlands) and such a distance cannot critically affect website speed, but moving the server closer to their user base in Iran can speed up page load time anyway.

Normal result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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