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Page load speed analysis

  • 69/100

    Normal result
  • 5

    Successful tests
  • 3

    Failed tests
  • First response

    375 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.2 sec

  • Page rendered

    172 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.8 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 375 ms and then it took 1.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 25% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 58.0 kB
    Images 100.2 kB
    Javascripts 451.8 kB
    CSS 200.0 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 810.0 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 451.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 58.0 kB
    • After minification 37.8 kB
    • After compression 6.5 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 20.2 kB, which is 35% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 51.6 kB or 89% of the original size.

    • Original 100.2 kB
    • After optimization 75.1 kB

    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, Icecat needs image optimization as it can save up to 25.1 kB or 25% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 451.8 kB
    • After minification 437.3 kB
    • After compression 125.6 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 326.2 kB or 72% of the original size.

    • Original 200.0 kB
    • After minification 196.5 kB
    • After compression 38.0 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 162.0 kB or 81% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • icecat_new.css
  • scrollbar.css
  • jquery-ui-1.10.3.custom.min.css
  • userInterface.css
  • jquery.js
  • jquery.ui.js
  • jquery.customscroll.js
  • jquery.mousewheel.min.js
  • img_ajax.js
  • common.js
  • featured.js
  • start.js
  • jquery.autocomplete.js
  • auth.js
  • sprite2.png
  • sprite2.png
  • separator.png
  • United_States.jpg
  • link-icon.gif
  • main-background.png
  • logo_new.png
  • search-button.png
  • start_pg_corners.png
  • CAT151.jpg
  • CAT304.jpg
  • CAT1893.jpg
  • CAT222.jpg
  • CAT850.jpg
  • CAT360.jpg
  • CAT575.jpg
  • CAT62.jpg
  • CAT1331.jpg
  • CAT1337.jpg
  • CAT1320.jpg
  • CAT1661.jpg
  • CAT2533.jpg
  • CAT2943.jpg
  • CAT2862.jpg
  • CAT2647.jpg
  • CAT1425.jpg
  • arrows-sprite.png
  • spacer.png
  • placeholder2.jpg

Our browser made a total of 44 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (415 ms) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 43 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Icecat. 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 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.









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Normal result

IP address 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

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 3600
NS 86400
NS 86400
NS 86400
NS 86400

Language and encoding

Normal result


EN en language flag


N/A  language flag





Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise 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 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 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 14.6% of all visits is United States. It lies approximately 4640 miles away from the server location (Netherlands) 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 page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to United States 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 Icecat. 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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