Report Summary

  • 22

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    42% of other websites

  • 72

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 47% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 79

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    48% of websites

alhilalbank.ae

Al Hilal Bank | Personal Banking

Page Load Speed

11.5 sec in total

First Response

3.4 sec

Resources Loaded

8 sec

Page Rendered

160 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Alhilalbank.ae page load time and found that the first response time was 3.4 sec and then it took 8.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

alhilalbank.ae performance score

22

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value6.4 s

2/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.7 s

1/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value15.6 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value420 ms

66/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value1.003

2/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value13.6 s

11/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.alhilalbank.ae

3356 ms

stylesheet.css

428 ms

style.css

1032 ms

style-p.css

674 ms

galleriffic.css

434 ms

Our browser made a total of 85 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 96% of them (82 requests) were addressed to the original Alhilalbank.ae, 2% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 1% (1 request) were made to Stats.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.4 sec) belongs to the original domain Alhilalbank.ae.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 747.9 kB (60%)

Content Size

1.2 MB

After Optimization

501.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Alhilalbank.ae main page is 1.2 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 528.4 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 109.0 kB

  • Original 131.6 kB
  • After minification 99.6 kB
  • After compression 22.6 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 32.0 kB, which is 24% 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 109.0 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-20%

Potential reduce by 76.2 kB

  • Original 390.0 kB
  • After minification 313.7 kB

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. Obviously, Al Hilal Bank needs image optimization as it can save up to 76.2 kB or 20% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-74%

Potential reduce by 392.3 kB

  • Original 528.4 kB
  • After minification 465.2 kB
  • After compression 136.1 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 392.3 kB or 74% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 170.5 kB

  • Original 199.2 kB
  • After minification 153.4 kB
  • After compression 28.7 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. Alhilalbank.ae needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 170.5 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 33 (43%)

Requests Now

76

After Optimization

43

The browser has sent 76 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Al Hilal Bank. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 15 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 14 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

alhilalbank.ae accessibility score

72

Accessibility Issues

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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

Best practices

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

alhilalbank.ae best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

alhilalbank.ae SEO score

79

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

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

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

Crawling and Indexing

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

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

High

robots.txt is not valid

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    N/A

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Alhilalbank.ae 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 Alhilalbank.ae main page’s claimed encoding is . Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Al Hilal Bank. 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: