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Darren Michael Hairdressing

Page Load Speed

3.1 sec in total

First Response

70 ms

Resources Loaded

2.3 sec

Page Rendered

697 ms screenshot

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Key Findings

We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 70 ms and then it took 3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics performance score


Network Requests Diagram

70 ms

162 ms

517 ms


35 ms


33 ms

Our browser made a total of 101 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 84% of them (85 requests) were addressed to the original, 3% (3 requests) were made to and 2% (2 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (951 ms) belongs to the original domain

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 333.9 kB (18%)

Content Size

1.9 MB

After Optimization

1.5 MB

In fact, the total size of main page is 1.9 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. 70% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 968.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization


Potential reduce by 267.7 kB

  • Original 327.3 kB
  • After minification 326.1 kB
  • After compression 59.6 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. 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 267.7 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization


Potential reduce by 261 B

  • Original 968.3 kB
  • After minification 968.1 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. Darren Michael images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization


Potential reduce by 44.5 kB

  • Original 478.4 kB
  • After minification 478.4 kB
  • After compression 433.8 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization


Potential reduce by 21.4 kB

  • Original 100.9 kB
  • After minification 100.9 kB
  • After compression 79.5 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 21.4 kB or 21% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 52 (54%)

Requests Now


After Optimization


The browser has sent 97 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Darren Michael. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 46 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors SEO score


Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected


  • Language Claimed


  • Encoding


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 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 Darren Michael. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: