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hammer.gr: Home - Metal Hammer

The Leading Metal Magazine in Greece Since 1984

Page load speed analysis

  • 14/100

    Poor result
  • 3

    Successful tests
  • 5

    Failed tests
  • First response

    906 ms

  • Resources loaded

    4 sec

  • Page rendered

    1.5 sec

  • Total page load time

    6.4 sec

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We analyzed Hammer.gr page load time and found that the first response time was 906 ms and then it took 5.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Hammer.gr rating and web reputation

Page optimization

  • HTML 55.2 kB
    Images 4.7 MB
    Javascripts 382.6 kB
    CSS 80.4 kB

    In fact, the total size of Hammer.gr main page is 5.2 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. 80% 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 4.7 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 55.2 kB
    • After minification 55.1 kB
    • After compression 14.3 kB

    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 40.9 kB or 74% of the original size.

    • Original 4.7 MB
    • After optimization 4.7 MB

    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. Hammer images are well optimized though.

    • Original 382.6 kB
    • After minification 380.2 kB
    • After compression 133.7 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    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 248.9 kB or 65% of the original size.

    • Original 80.4 kB
    • After minification 51.1 kB
    • After compression 9.8 kB

    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. Hammer.gr needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 70.6 kB or 88% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 99 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (0 request) were addressed to the original Hammer.gr, 6% (6 requests) were made to Pagead2.googlesyndication.com and 5% (5 requests) were made to Tpc.googlesyndication.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.3 sec) relates to the external source Metalhammer.gr.

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Requests

The browser has sent 93 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Hammer. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 7 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

20

Javascripts

58

Images

7

CSS

8

AJAX

93

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

49

Images

1

CSS

8

AJAX

34

Optimized

59

All

Poor result

IP address

Hammer.gr 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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104.27.172.62

104.27.173.62

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

hammer.gr

104.27.172.62 298
A

hammer.gr

104.27.173.62 298
NS

hammer.gr

woz.ns.cloudflare.com 86400
NS

hammer.gr

coco.ns.cloudflare.com 86400
SOA

hammer.gr

3600 Mname: coco.ns.cloudflare.com
Rname: dns.cloudflare.com
Serial: 2029493602
Refresh: 10000
Retry: 2400
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 3600

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EL el language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Hammer.gr can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that Greek 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 Hammer.gr 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Hammer.gr 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

The server of Hammer.gr is located in United States, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

Good result

Good result

Social Sharing Optimization

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