Report Summary

  • 48

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    68% of other websites

  • 56

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 23% of websites

  • 67

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    24% of websites

  • 69

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    28% of websites

forex.pk

Currency Rates - USD to PKR - FOREX.pk

Page Load Speed

16.7 sec in total

First Response

364 ms

Resources Loaded

11.5 sec

Page Rendered

4.9 sec

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About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Forex.pk page load time and found that the first response time was 364 ms and then it took 16.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

forex.pk performance score

48

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.3 s

74/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.4 s

65/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value4.9 s

66/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value3,620 ms

1/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.031

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value10.3 s

25/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

forex.pk

364 ms

style.css

82 ms

show_ads.js

38 ms

ca-pub-7950283822312113.js

5051 ms

zrt_lookup.html

5219 ms

Our browser made a total of 32 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 63% of them (20 requests) were addressed to the original Forex.pk, 13% (4 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 13% (4 requests) were made to Googleads.g.doubleclick.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (6.3 sec) belongs to the original domain Forex.pk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 319.6 kB (48%)

Content Size

664.8 kB

After Optimization

345.2 kB

In fact, the total size of Forex.pk main page is 664.8 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 428.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 32.0 kB

  • Original 38.1 kB
  • After minification 32.9 kB
  • After compression 6.0 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 5.1 kB, which is 14% 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 32.0 kB or 84% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-5%

Potential reduce by 9.3 kB

  • Original 178.0 kB
  • After minification 168.8 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. FOREX images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-61%

Potential reduce by 261.0 kB

  • Original 428.3 kB
  • After minification 428.1 kB
  • After compression 167.3 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 261.0 kB or 61% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 17.3 kB

  • Original 20.4 kB
  • After minification 15.9 kB
  • After compression 3.1 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. Forex.pk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 17.3 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 19 (61%)

Requests Now

31

After Optimization

12

The browser has sent 31 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of FOREX. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 7 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

forex.pk accessibility score

56

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 match their roles

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

[id] attributes on active, focusable elements are not unique

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

<frame> or <iframe> elements do not have a title

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Best Practices

forex.pk best practices score

67

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

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

forex.pk SEO score

69

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Forex.pk 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 Forex.pk 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 FOREX. 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: