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alternative.ch: Agence Alternative communication à Genève – print and web

L'agence Alternative communication est spécialisée en identité de marque, communication visuelle et institutionnelle. Ses compétences vont de la création de logos, d'identité visuelle.

Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    218 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    271 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.1 sec

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We analyzed Alternative.ch page load time and found that the first response time was 218 ms and then it took 1.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 15.5 kB
    Images 822.1 kB
    Javascripts 250.4 kB
    CSS 15.6 kB

    In fact, the total size of Alternative.ch main page is 1.1 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. 30% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 822.1 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 15.5 kB
    • After minification 14.7 kB
    • After compression 3.9 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. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 11.6 kB or 75% of the original size.

    • Original 822.1 kB
    • After optimization 819.9 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. Alternative images are well optimized though.

    • Original 250.4 kB
    • After minification 221.3 kB
    • After compression 70.5 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 179.9 kB or 72% of the original size.

    • Original 15.6 kB
    • After minification 11.9 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. Alternative.ch needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 12.0 kB or 77% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • alternative.ch
  • css
  • css
  • main2.css
  • css
  • main_2015.css
  • main_2016.css
  • prototype.js
  • effects.js
  • portfolio.js
  • urchin.js
  • main.js
  • jquery.min.js
  • main_2015.js
  • video-js.css
  • video.js
  • main_2016.js
  • ga.js
  • facebook.png
  • linkedin.png
  • fleche_gauche.png
  • fleche_droite.png
  • 01_home.jpg
  • __utm.gif
  • fond_3.jpg
  • logo_alternative_communication.png
  • point_orange_navigation.png
  • jo5H7wJqSfJsmNqH5TLJfA.ttf
  • JbtMzqLaYbbbCL9X6EvaIy3USBnSvpkopQaUR-2r7iU.ttf
  • bIcY3_3JNqUVRAQQRNVteQ.ttf
  • __utm.gif
  • depart_video.jpg
  • print.css

Our browser made a total of 34 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 62% of them (21 requests) were addressed to the original Alternative.ch, 12% (4 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 9% (3 requests) were made to Fonts.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (977 ms) belongs to the original domain Alternative.ch.

Additional info on alternative.ch

Requests

The browser has sent 29 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Alternative. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 10 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

10

Javascripts

11

Images

8

CSS

29

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

5

Images

1

CSS

22

Optimized

7

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://alternative.ch/fr/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Alternative.ch 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

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

alternative.ch

128.65.195.67 3599
NS

alternative.ch

ns11.infomaniak.ch 3599
NS

alternative.ch

ns12.infomaniak.ch 3599
SOA

alternative.ch

3599 Mname: ns11.infomaniak.ch
Rname: hostmaster.infomaniak.ch
Serial: 2018011601
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 605800
Minimum-ttl: 3600
MX

alternative.ch

mta-gw.infomaniak.ch 3599 Pri: 5

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

FR fr language flag

Detected

FR fr language flag

Claimed

Encoding

ISO-8859-1

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Alternative.ch can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that French is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Alternative.ch main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Alternative.ch 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

The server of Alternative.ch is located in Switzerland, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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