Report Summary

  • 67

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    80% of other websites

  • 100

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 97% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    82% of websites

  • 99

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    94% of websites

biglotteryfund.org.uk

#CelebrateNationalLottery25 | The National Lottery Community Fund

Page Load Speed

6.3 sec in total

First Response

252 ms

Resources Loaded

5.8 sec

Page Rendered

292 ms

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About Website

Visit biglotteryfund.org.uk now to see the best up-to-date Big Lottery Fund content for United Kingdom and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about biglotteryfund.org.uk

The National Lottery Community Fund gives grants to organisations in the UK to help improve their communities. The money awarded comes from the UK National Lottery.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Biglotteryfund.org.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 252 ms and then it took 6.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

biglotteryfund.org.uk performance score

67

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.1 s

47/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.3 s

69/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.4 s

90/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value220 ms

88/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.722

6/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value4.2 s

86/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

biglotteryfund.org.uk

252 ms

biglotteryfund.org.uk

1426 ms

modernizr.custom.11554.js

258 ms

jquery-ui-1.8.21.custom.min.css

575 ms

uniform.default.css

285 ms

Our browser made a total of 116 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 73% of them (85 requests) were addressed to the original Biglotteryfund.org.uk, 6% (7 requests) were made to Apis.google.com and 3% (3 requests) were made to Biglotteryfund.files.wordpress.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.7 sec) belongs to the original domain Biglotteryfund.org.uk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 383.9 kB (26%)

Content Size

1.5 MB

After Optimization

1.1 MB

In fact, the total size of Biglotteryfund.org.uk main page is 1.5 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. 60% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 106.9 kB

  • Original 137.7 kB
  • After minification 113.0 kB
  • After compression 30.8 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 24.7 kB, which is 18% 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 106.9 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-4%

Potential reduce by 41.6 kB

  • Original 1.0 MB
  • After minification 966.9 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. Big Lottery Fund images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-63%

Potential reduce by 122.2 kB

  • Original 193.7 kB
  • After minification 184.5 kB
  • After compression 71.5 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 122.2 kB or 63% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 113.2 kB

  • Original 133.5 kB
  • After minification 100.2 kB
  • After compression 20.3 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. Biglotteryfund.org.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 113.2 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 47 (42%)

Requests Now

111

After Optimization

64

The browser has sent 111 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Big Lottery Fund. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 27 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

biglotteryfund.org.uk accessibility score

100

Accessibility Issues

Best Practices

biglotteryfund.org.uk best practices score

92

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

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

biglotteryfund.org.uk SEO score

99

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Biglotteryfund.org.uk 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 Biglotteryfund.org.uk 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.

Social Sharing Optimization

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