Report Summary

  • 16

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    30% of other websites

  • 98

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 94% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    81% of websites

  • 90

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    68% of websites

downtownstl.org

Downtown St. Louis

Page Load Speed

1.5 sec in total

First Response

74 ms

Resources Loaded

820 ms

Page Rendered

637 ms

downtownstl.org screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Downtown St L content for United States. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about downtownstl.org

Downtown St. Louis is the region’s hub for tourism, dining and entertainment. Downtown has plenty of activities, filled with culture and fun for all! Downtown is home to 200+ annual events, delicious ...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Downtownstl.org page load time and found that the first response time was 74 ms and then it took 1.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 30% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

downtownstl.org performance score

16

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value8.6 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value12.6 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.8 s

1/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,900 ms

3/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.027

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value24.7 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.downtownstl.org

74 ms

css2

106 ms

legacy.js

89 ms

modern.js

106 ms

extract-css-runtime-b263b78b78a11f9a0ad6-min.en-US.js

96 ms

Our browser made a total of 31 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 6% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Downtownstl.org, 29% (9 requests) were made to Assets.squarespace.com and 19% (6 requests) were made to Images.squarespace-cdn.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (295 ms) relates to the external source Googletagmanager.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 124.7 kB (4%)

Content Size

3.2 MB

After Optimization

3.1 MB

In fact, the total size of Downtownstl.org main page is 3.2 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 2.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 93.9 kB

  • Original 113.6 kB
  • After minification 101.3 kB
  • After compression 19.7 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 12.3 kB, which is 11% 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 93.9 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 0 B

  • Original 2.0 MB
  • After minification 2.0 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. Downtown St L images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 30.8 kB

  • Original 1.1 MB
  • After minification 1.1 MB
  • After compression 1.1 MB

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.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 13 (54%)

Requests Now

24

After Optimization

11

The browser has sent 24 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Downtown St L. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 14 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

downtownstl.org accessibility score

98

Accessibility Issues

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

downtownstl.org 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

downtownstl.org SEO score

90

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

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 Downtownstl.org 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 Downtownstl.org 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 Downtown St L. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: