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freenode.net: freenode

freenode.net - Supporting Free and Open Source Software Communities since 1998

Page load speed analysis

  • 96/100

    Good result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    48 ms

  • Resources loaded

    66 ms

  • Page rendered

    79 ms

  • Total page load time

    193 ms

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We analyzed Freenode.net page load time and found that the first response time was 48 ms and then it took 145 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is an excellent result, as only a small number of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 457 B
    Images 33.6 kB
    Javascripts 0 B
    CSS 3.5 kB

    In fact, the total size of Freenode.net main page is 37.5 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. Images take 33.6 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 457 B
    • After minification 456 B
    • After compression 281 B

    HTML optimization

    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 176 B or 39% of the original size.

    • Original 33.6 kB
    • After optimization 25.4 kB

    Image optimization

    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. Obviously, Freenode needs image optimization as it can save up to 8.2 kB or 25% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 3.5 kB
    • After minification 2.6 kB
    • After compression 860 B

    CSS optimization

    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. Freenode.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 2.6 kB or 75% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • freenode.net
  • logo2.png

Our browser made a total of 2 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Freenode.net and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (48 ms) belongs to the original domain Freenode.net.

Additional info on freenode.net

Requests

The browser has sent 1 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Freenode. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

1

Images

1

All

Possible request optimization

1

Images

0

Optimized

1

All

Good result

IP address

Freenode.net uses IP addresses which are currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same stack of IP addresses, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Normal result

IP Trace

freenode.net

blog.freenode.net

webchat.freenode.net

freenode.com

freenode.org

104.25.67.39

104.25.68.39

freenode.net

webchat.freenode.net

172.67.82.249

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

freenode.net

172.67.82.249 300
A

freenode.net

104.25.68.39 300
A

freenode.net

104.25.67.39 300
NS

freenode.net

noah.ns.cloudflare.com 86400
NS

freenode.net

dina.ns.cloudflare.com 86400

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

N/A

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Freenode.net 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 Freenode.net main page’s claimed encoding is . 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Freenode.net has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 23.4% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Freenode.net that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Freenode. 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:

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