Report Summary

  • 32

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    52% of other websites

  • 74

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 41% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 89

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    67% of websites

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk

Gordon Rigg Garden Centres - Massive Range of Indoor & Outdoor Products

Page Load Speed

3.2 sec in total

First Response

265 ms

Resources Loaded

2.3 sec

Page Rendered

684 ms

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About Website

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Gordon Rigg are one of the largest garden centres in the North West enjoying over 60,000sq.ft. of retail space! You'll be amazed at the variety and choice of products from plants, to furniture to pet ...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 265 ms and then it took 3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 50% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk performance score

32

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value10.0 s

0/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value17.4 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value10.8 s

6/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value540 ms

54/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.004

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value17.4 s

4/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk

265 ms

www.gordonrigg.com

1538 ms

styles.css

25 ms

jquery-ui-1.8.16.custom.css

28 ms

slideshow.css

30 ms

Our browser made a total of 54 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 2% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk, 91% (49 requests) were made to Gordonrigg.com and 4% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.5 sec) relates to the external source Gordonrigg.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 494.6 kB (17%)

Content Size

2.8 MB

After Optimization

2.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk main page is 2.8 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 2.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 115.3 kB

  • Original 144.0 kB
  • After minification 133.1 kB
  • After compression 28.8 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 115.3 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 24.7 kB

  • Original 2.2 MB
  • After minification 2.2 MB

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. Gordon Rigg Garden Centres images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-69%

Potential reduce by 267.3 kB

  • Original 388.4 kB
  • After minification 372.4 kB
  • After compression 121.0 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 267.3 kB or 69% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 87.3 kB

  • Original 104.0 kB
  • After minification 75.8 kB
  • After compression 16.6 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. Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 87.3 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 17 (33%)

Requests Now

51

After Optimization

34

The browser has sent 51 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Gordon Rigg Garden Centres. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 10 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 9 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk accessibility score

74

Accessibility Issues

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

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

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 IDs are not unique

Best Practices

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk SEO score

89

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

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

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

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 Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk 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 Gordonrigg-gardencentres.co.uk 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 Gordon Rigg Garden Centres. 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: