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hcifoundation.co.za: HCI Foundation - The corporate social investment arm of HCI.

Page load speed analysis

  • 11/100

    Poor result
  • 3

    Successful tests
  • 5

    Failed tests
  • First response

    1.9 sec

  • Resources loaded

    8.6 sec

  • Page rendered

    221 ms

  • Total page load time

    10.6 sec

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We analyzed Hcifoundation.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 1.9 sec and then it took 8.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster. This domain responded with an error, which can significantly jeopardize Hcifoundation.co.za rating and web reputation

Page optimization

  • HTML 24.2 kB
    Images 3.5 MB
    Javascripts 206.3 kB
    CSS 167.3 kB

    In fact, the total size of Hcifoundation.co.za main page is 3.9 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. 20% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 3.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 24.2 kB
    • After minification 22.6 kB
    • After compression 5.2 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 19.0 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 3.5 MB
    • After optimization 3.1 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. Obviously, HCI Foundation needs image optimization as it can save up to 410.0 kB or 12% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 206.3 kB
    • After minification 199.3 kB
    • After compression 65.4 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 140.9 kB or 68% of the original size.

    • Original 167.3 kB
    • After minification 156.1 kB
    • After compression 28.6 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. Hcifoundation.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 138.7 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • hcifoundation.co.za
  • www.hcifoundation.co.za
  • wp-emoji-release.min.js
  • bootstrap.min.css
  • style.css
  • font-awesome.min.css
  • logo-hci.png
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_education.jpg
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_youthempowerment.jpg
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_environment2.jpg
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_comtransport.jpg
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_health.jpg
  • HCI_showcase_1280x450_refugeesupport.jpg
  • comment-reply.min.js
  • jquery.min.js
  • bootstrap.min.js
  • jquery.fancybox.pack.js
  • jquery.cycle2.min.js
  • jquery.cycle2.center.min.js
  • jquery.easing.1.3.js
  • jquery.plusanchor.js
  • main.js
  • Dzulani-Munzhelele-1-600x400.jpg
  • bg-header-tile.png
  • hci-bursary-link.jpg
  • hci-community-link.jpg
  • icon-quotes-bg.png
  • fontawesome-webfont.woff
  • fontawesome-webfont.ttf

Our browser made a total of 29 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 97% of them (28 requests) were addressed to the original Hcifoundation.co.za, 3% (1 request) were made to Ajax.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4 sec) belongs to the original domain Hcifoundation.co.za.

Additional info on hcifoundation.co.za

Requests

The browser has sent 25 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of HCI Foundation. 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 as a result speed up the page load time.

10

Javascripts

12

Images

3

CSS

25

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

12

Images

3

CSS

9

Optimized

16

All

Poor result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://www.hcifoundation.co.za/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

Hcifoundation.co.za 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

hcifoundation.co.za

54.72.191.78

hcifoundation.co.za

cl.parkopedia.com

tr.parkopedia.com

hu.parkopedia.com

en.parkopedia.nl

54.229.70.138

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

hcifoundation.co.za

54.229.70.138 53
A

hcifoundation.co.za

54.72.191.78 53
NS

hcifoundation.co.za

ns-1199.awsdns-21.org 60
NS

hcifoundation.co.za

ns-1543.awsdns-00.co.uk 60
NS

hcifoundation.co.za

ns-304.awsdns-38.com 60

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Hcifoundation.co.za 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 Hcifoundation.co.za 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

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

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 100% of all visits is South Africa. It lies approximately 5970 miles away from the server location (Ireland) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Hcifoundation.co.za page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to South Africa or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of HCI Foundation. 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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