Report Summary

  • 27

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    47% of other websites

  • 77

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 54% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    66% of websites

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za

ESS Group - Occupational Health And Safety Services

Page Load Speed

6.2 sec in total

First Response

1.2 sec

Resources Loaded

4.8 sec

Page Rendered

206 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 1.2 sec and then it took 5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za performance score

27

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.1 s

9/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value7.1 s

5/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value12.4 s

3/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,040 ms

26/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value11.2 s

20/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za

1172 ms

*

487 ms

main.css

497 ms

backound.jpg

1454 ms

button_home.jpg

489 ms

Our browser made a total of 31 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 94% of them (29 requests) were addressed to the original Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za, 6% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.7 sec) belongs to the original domain Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 25.1 kB (5%)

Content Size

522.3 kB

After Optimization

497.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za main page is 522.3 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 483.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-73%

Potential reduce by 11.3 kB

  • Original 15.6 kB
  • After minification 14.4 kB
  • After compression 4.2 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 11.3 kB or 73% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 11.3 kB

  • Original 483.9 kB
  • After minification 472.6 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. ESS Ential Safety Solutions images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 57 B

  • Original 20.0 kB
  • After minification 20.0 kB
  • After compression 19.9 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

-88%

Potential reduce by 2.5 kB

  • Original 2.9 kB
  • After minification 2.1 kB
  • After compression 349 B

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. Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 2.5 kB or 88% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

29

After Optimization

29

The browser has sent 29 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of ESS Ential Safety Solutions. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za accessibility score

77

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 input fields do not have accessible names

High

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za best practices score

83

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

SEO Factors

essentialsafetysolutions.co.za SEO score

86

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

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English 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 Essentialsafetysolutions.co.za main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of ESS Ential Safety Solutions. 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: