Analyze Home - ARC Music Productions International Limited

ARC Music offers the largest selection of world music and ethnic music from all corners of the globe. Established in 1976, we are the original world music label.

Page load speed analysis

  • 64/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    332 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.2 sec

  • Page rendered

    216 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.7 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 332 ms and then it took 1.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 25% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 14.7 kB
    Images 278.9 kB
    Javascripts 528.0 kB
    CSS 47.1 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 868.6 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 528.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 14.7 kB
    • After minification 13.5 kB
    • After compression 4.6 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 10.1 kB or 69% of the original size.

    • Original 278.9 kB
    • After optimization 272.6 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. ARC Music images are well optimized though.

    • Original 528.0 kB
    • After minification 465.9 kB
    • After compression 144.1 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 383.9 kB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 47.1 kB
    • After minification 44.0 kB
    • After compression 7.9 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 39.2 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • swfobject.js
  • arcmusic.css
  • dla_tracker.js
  • ga.js
  • dla_tracker.gif
  • DivanhannawebsiteBanner.jpg
  • widget.html
  • badge_itunes-lrg.png
  • __utm.gif
  • home-logo-banner-40th.jpg
  • english.gif
  • german.gif
  • search-bg.gif
  • Sampler-signup.jpg
  • titlebox-bg.gif
  • twitter.png
  • facebook.png
  • youtube.png
  • index.php
  • ad-catalogue-no-date.jpg
  • widget.css
  • jquery.js
  • handlebars.js
  • underscore.js
  • backbone.js
  • bootstrap-typeahead.js
  • itunes_item.js
  • widget_templates.js
  • widget.js
  • jquery.tinyscrollbar.min.js
  • web-storefront-preview.js
  • web-storefront-base.js
  • web-storefront-previewRegionSensitive.js
  • itmsCheck.js
  • piwik.js
  • lookup
  • countries.json
  • en_US.json
  • piwik.php
  • 60x60bb.jpg
  • ajax-loader.gif
  • header_itunes_store.png
  • header_app_store.png
  • background_generic.png
  • footer.png
  • background_itunes_top_payload.png
  • icon_album.png
  • btn_view.png
  • background_scrollbar.png
  • scrollbar_thumb.png
  • itunes_play_preview.png
  • sprites_preview_playing_light.png
  • sprites-web-storefront.png

Our browser made a total of 54 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 31% of them (17 requests) were addressed to the original, 56% (30 requests) were made to and 4% (2 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (665 ms) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 52 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of ARC Music. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 18 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.











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IP address

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IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 3599
NS 3599
NS 3599

3599 Mname:
Serial: 2010122103
Refresh: 10800
Retry: 3600
Expire: 432000
Minimum-ttl: 3600
MX 3599 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

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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 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 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 52.6% of all visits is United States. It lies approximately 4490 miles away from the server location (United Kingdom) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to United States or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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