Report Summary

  • 100

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    97% of other websites

  • 98

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 96% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 86

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    66% of websites

excite.de

Excite | Alle Ergebnisse, die Sie brauchen! Alles an einem Ort!

Page Load Speed

4.4 sec in total

First Response

494 ms

Resources Loaded

3.5 sec

Page Rendered

398 ms

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About Website

Welcome to excite.de homepage info - get ready to check Excite best content for Germany right away, or after learning these important things about excite.de

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Key Findings

We analyzed Excite.de page load time and found that the first response time was 494 ms and then it took 3.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 60% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

excite.de performance score

100

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value1.1 s

99/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value1.7 s

99/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value1.4 s

100/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value40 ms

100/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.008

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value1.6 s

100/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

excite.de

494 ms

master.css

116 ms

list.css

119 ms

jquery.mmenu.css

105 ms

home.css

111 ms

Our browser made a total of 197 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Excite.de, 33% (65 requests) were made to Image.excite.de and 20% (40 requests) were made to Static.excite.de. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (731 ms) relates to the external source Image.excite.de.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 953.6 kB (50%)

Content Size

1.9 MB

After Optimization

947.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Excite.de 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. 75% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 700.4 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 108.5 kB

  • Original 130.1 kB
  • After minification 96.0 kB
  • After compression 21.6 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 34.1 kB, which is 26% 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 108.5 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 47.6 kB

  • Original 700.4 kB
  • After minification 652.8 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. Excite images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-69%

Potential reduce by 398.3 kB

  • Original 576.9 kB
  • After minification 548.1 kB
  • After compression 178.6 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 398.3 kB or 69% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 399.1 kB

  • Original 493.2 kB
  • After minification 389.5 kB
  • After compression 94.1 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. Excite.de needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 399.1 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 86 (45%)

Requests Now

191

After Optimization

105

The browser has sent 191 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Excite. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 53 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 18 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

excite.de accessibility score

98

Accessibility Issues

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.

Best Practices

excite.de best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

excite.de SEO score

86

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

robots.txt is not valid

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

    DE

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Excite.de can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that German 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 Excite.de 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 Excite. 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: