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belga.be: Belga News Agency - Belga News Agency

Belga is de Belgische hoofdleverancier van actualiteit en brengt 24 uur per dag, 7 dagen per week, snel, betrouwbaar en kwalitatief nieuws.

Page load speed analysis

  • 61/100

    Normal result
  • 8

    Successful tests
  • 0

    Failed test
  • First response

    325 ms

  • Resources loaded

    7.4 sec

  • Page rendered

    4.9 sec

  • Total page load time

    12.6 sec

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We analyzed Belga.be page load time and found that the first response time was 325 ms and then it took 12.2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 65.5 kB
    Images 3.3 MB
    Javascripts 255.8 kB
    CSS 291.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of Belga.be main page is 4.0 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 3.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 65.5 kB
    • After minification 59.6 kB
    • After compression 11.2 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 54.3 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 3.3 MB
    • After optimization 3.2 MB

    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. Belga images are well optimized though.

    • Original 255.8 kB
    • After minification 255.7 kB
    • After compression 101.9 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 153.8 kB or 60% of the original size.

    • Original 291.2 kB
    • After minification 280.6 kB
    • After compression 51.8 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. Belga.be needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 239.4 kB or 82% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • belga.be
  • style.css
  • language-selector.css
  • styles.css
  • tinymce.css
  • jquery.min.js
  • gtm4wp-contact-form-7-tracker.js
  • gtm4wp-form-move-tracker.js
  • jquery.cookie.js
  • browser-redirect.js
  • jquery-ui.css
  • jquery.easing.1.3.js
  • jquery.fitvids.js
  • jquery.bxslider.min.js
  • jquery.mousewheel.js
  • jquery.jscrollpane.min.js
  • animatedcollapse.js
  • bannser-slider-controller.js
  • image-page-controller.js
  • main.js
  • dev.js
  • home.js
  • jquery.form.min.js
  • scripts.js
  • sitepress.js
  • jquery-ui.min.js
  • boilerplate.css
  • font.css
  • main.css
  • dev.css
  • tinymce.css
  • banner-slider.css
  • service-block.css
  • jquery.bxslider.css
  • wp-emoji-release.min.js
  • belgaimage:88946215:preview:watermark
  • belgaimage:3339226:preview:watermark
  • belgaimage:89345950:preview:watermark
  • belgaimage:88949505:preview:watermark
  • slider-home11.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-82432215.jpg
  • Belga-1740-2-small.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-69648171-small.jpg
  • slider-home6.jpg
  • Belga_Influencers_slider_NL2.jpg
  • BS-StakingPolitie-300x200.jpg
  • BS-EDF-300x200.jpg
  • BS-Netflix-300x200.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-65754255-300x200.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-68748622-300x200.jpg
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  • belgaimage_82375415_preview_watermark-300x200.jpg
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  • BELGAIMAGE-82342863-300x200.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-86306322-300x200.jpg
  • BI-nature1-300x200.jpg
  • BI-nails-300x200.jpeg
  • BI-food-300x200.jpg
  • BI-child1-300x200.jpeg
  • timthumb-wpmu-300x200.jpg
  • travel-300x200.jpg
  • BELGAIMAGE-45844185-600x400.jpg
  • belgaimage:89691741:preview:watermark
  • belgaimage:81744347:preview:watermark
  • gtm.js
  • proximanova-regular-webfont.woff
  • logo-belga@1x.png
  • txt-200x32.png
  • menu-background.png
  • proximanova-semibold-webfont.woff
  • JhVUSlPMVsw
  • ts.js
  • analytics.js
  • collect
  • www-embed-player-vfltSWGRn.css
  • www-embed-player.js
  • base.js
  • collect
  • 1eJU4PjErWSV5LNTKFXcze5UHikZLg3viIH581vcHWA.js
  • ad_status.js
  • tsr.js
  • proximanova-bold-webfont.woff
  • ProximaNovaExtrabold.woff
  • proximanova-light-webfont.woff
  • icon-o-plus.png
  • social.png
  • belga-logos@1x.png
  • tsr.js
  • ui-bg_flat_75_ffffff_40x100.png
  • ui-icons_222222_256x240.png
  • ui-bg_highlight-soft_75_cccccc_1x100.png
  • loading-circle.gif
  • slider-paging.png

Our browser made a total of 102 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 75% of them (77 requests) were addressed to the original Belga.be, 6% (6 requests) were made to Ajax.googleapis.com and 3% (3 requests) were made to 1.t.cdn.belga.be. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.8 sec) belongs to the original domain Belga.be.

Additional info on belga.be

Requests

The browser has sent 94 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Belga. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 30 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 14 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

30

Javascripts

49

Images

14

CSS

1

AJAX

94

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

49

Images

1

CSS

1

AJAX

42

Optimized

52

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://belga.be/nl/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

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

Normal result

IP Trace

belga.be

94.107.194.55

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

belga.be

188.118.6.175 300
NS

belga.be

ns.nscluster.us 901
NS

belga.be

ns.nscluster.eu 901
NS

belga.be

ns.nscluster.uk 901
NS

belga.be

ns.nscluster.gr 901

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

NL nl language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

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

Belga.be 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

Country of origin for 99.6% of all visits is Belgium. It’s good for Belga.be that their server is also located in Belgium, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Belga. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook:

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