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gettysburg.edu: Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania - ‘Do Great Work’

Gettysburg College is a highly selective four-year college of liberal arts and sciences located in Pennsylvania.

Page load speed analysis

  • 67/100

    Normal result
  • 4

    Successful tests
  • 4

    Failed tests
  • First response

    229 ms

  • Resources loaded

    548 ms

  • Page rendered

    3 sec

  • Total page load time

    3.8 sec

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We analyzed Gettysburg.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 229 ms and then it took 3.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 55% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 1.9 kB
    Images 0 B
    Javascripts 0 B
    CSS 0 B

    In fact, the total size of Gettysburg.edu main page is 1.9 kB. This result falls within the top 5000 of lightweight and thus fast loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. HTML takes 1.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 1.9 kB
    • After minification 1.9 kB
    • After compression 822 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 1.1 kB or 57% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • gettysburg.edu

Our browser made a total of 1 request to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Gettysburg.edu and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (229 ms) belongs to the original domain Gettysburg.edu.

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Requests

Besides the initial HTML request, no CSS, Javascripts, AJAX or image files were requested in the course of web page rendering.

Good result

IP address

Gettysburg.edu uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, 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.

Poor result

IP Trace

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events.gettysburg.edu

library.gettysburg.edu

gettysburgmajestic.com

138.234.4.66

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

gettysburg.edu

138.234.4.100 3600
NS

gettysburg.edu

gbinfo2.cc.gettysburg.edu 86400
NS

gettysburg.edu

tick.reed.edu 86400
NS

gettysburg.edu

ns2.baylor.edu 86400
NS

gettysburg.edu

halley.cc.gettysburg.edu 86400

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

ISO-8859-1

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Gettysburg.edu 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 Gettysburg.edu 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Gettysburg.edu 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 33.8% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Gettysburg.edu 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 Gettysburg. 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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