Report Summary

  • 21

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    40% of other websites

  • 88

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 70% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 98

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    92% of websites

news.business.govt.nz

New Zealand Companies Register

Page Load Speed

11.2 sec in total

First Response

2.5 sec

Resources Loaded

8.4 sec

Page Rendered

215 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed News.business.govt.nz page load time and found that the first response time was 2.5 sec and then it took 8.7 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

news.business.govt.nz performance score

21

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.9 s

11/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value5.8 s

15/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value10.3 s

8/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,130 ms

7/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.134

80/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value14.7 s

8/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

news.business.govt.nz

2543 ms

base-cachekey-cms-7054.061.css

964 ms

columns-cachekey-cms-7054.063.css

1172 ms

resourcefmit.problemselector.stylesheetsproblemselector-cachekey-cms-7054.065.css

972 ms

fmit.scrapyscrapytool-cachekey-cms-7054.068.css

1003 ms

Our browser made a total of 109 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original News.business.govt.nz, 87% (95 requests) were made to Business.govt.nz and 3% (3 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.7 sec) relates to the external source Business.govt.nz.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 379.2 kB (18%)

Content Size

2.1 MB

After Optimization

1.7 MB

In fact, the total size of News.business.govt.nz main page is 2.1 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.8 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 227.6 kB

  • Original 258.0 kB
  • After minification 169.2 kB
  • After compression 30.4 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 88.8 kB, which is 34% 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 227.6 kB or 88% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 126.4 kB

  • Original 1.8 MB
  • After minification 1.7 MB

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. New S Business images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-43%

Potential reduce by 25.2 kB

  • Original 58.9 kB
  • After minification 58.8 kB
  • After compression 33.7 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 25.2 kB or 43% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 60 (61%)

Requests Now

98

After Optimization

38

The browser has sent 98 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of New S Business. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 19 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

news.business.govt.nz accessibility score

88

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

[aria-*] attributes do not have valid values

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.

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

news.business.govt.nz best practices score

67

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Issues were logged in the Issues panel in Chrome Devtools

SEO Factors

news.business.govt.nz SEO score

98

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 News.business.govt.nz 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 News.business.govt.nz 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 description is not detected on the main page of New S Business. 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: