Report Summary

  • 54

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    71% of other websites

  • 80

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 58% of websites

  • 92

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    86% of websites

  • 85

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    62% of websites

google.ca

Google

Page Load Speed

7.5 sec in total

First Response

165 ms

Resources Loaded

3.5 sec

Page Rendered

3.8 sec

google.ca screenshot

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Key Findings

We analyzed Google.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 165 ms and then it took 7.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

google.ca performance score

54

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.0 s

50/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.5 s

64/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value4.1 s

78/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,220 ms

20/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.018

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value7.6 s

46/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

google.ca

165 ms

www.google.ca

1164 ms

googlelogo_white_background_color_272x92dp.png

554 ms

nav_logo229.png

553 ms

rs=ACT90oHKZL7bVaXyixF_yNex_ga69z5evg

27 ms

Our browser made a total of 5 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Google.ca and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.2 sec) belongs to the original domain Google.ca.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 108.6 kB (46%)

Content Size

235.9 kB

After Optimization

127.4 kB

In fact, the total size of Google.ca main page is 235.9 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. Only 10% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 144.3 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-59%

Potential reduce by 8.1 kB

  • Original 13.6 kB
  • After minification 13.6 kB
  • After compression 5.6 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. 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 8.1 kB or 59% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-9%

Potential reduce by 7.4 kB

  • Original 77.8 kB
  • After minification 70.4 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. Google images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-65%

Potential reduce by 93.1 kB

  • Original 144.3 kB
  • After minification 144.3 kB
  • After compression 51.2 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 93.1 kB or 65% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-23%

Potential reduce by 31 B

  • Original 137 B
  • After minification 118 B
  • After compression 106 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. Google.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 31 B or 23% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

3

After Optimization

3

The browser has sent 3 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Google. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

google.ca accessibility score

80

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

High

button, link, and menuitem elements do not have accessible names.

High

[role] values are not valid

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.

Tables and lists

These are opportunities to improve the experience of reading tabular or list data using assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Lists do not contain only <li> elements and script supporting elements (<script> and <template>).

Best Practices

google.ca best practices score

92

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

google.ca SEO score

85

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

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

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

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

    EN

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Google.ca can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Google.ca 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 Google. 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: