Report Summary

  • 6

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    30% of other websites

  • 46

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 29% of websites

  • 42

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    28% of websites

  • 50

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    28% of websites

indianrailways.gov.in

Indian Railway

Page Load Speed

10 sec in total

First Response

2.2 sec

Resources Loaded

3.1 sec

Page Rendered

4.7 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Indianrailways.gov.in page load time and found that the first response time was 2.2 sec and then it took 7.8 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

indianrailways.gov.in performance score

6

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.1 s

9/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value15.5 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value11.9 s

4/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,930 ms

3/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.489

17/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value11.9 s

16/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

indianrailways.gov.in

2159 ms

logo.gif

950 ms

Our browser made a total of 2 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Indianrailways.gov.in and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.2 sec) belongs to the original domain Indianrailways.gov.in.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 554.4 kB (19%)

Content Size

2.9 MB

After Optimization

2.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Indianrailways.gov.in main page is 2.9 MB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. Images take 2.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-59%

Potential reduce by 2.2 kB

  • Original 3.7 kB
  • After minification 3.6 kB
  • After compression 1.5 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 2.2 kB or 59% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 175.7 kB

  • Original 2.4 MB
  • After minification 2.3 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. Indian Railway S images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-70%

Potential reduce by 145.8 kB

  • Original 207.5 kB
  • After minification 196.9 kB
  • After compression 61.7 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 145.8 kB or 70% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 230.7 kB

  • Original 273.6 kB
  • After minification 216.3 kB
  • After compression 42.9 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. Indianrailways.gov.in needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 230.7 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

1

After Optimization

1

The browser has sent 1 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Indian Railway S. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

indianrailways.gov.in accessibility score

46

Accessibility Issues

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.

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

<frame> or <iframe> elements do not have a title

High

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Form elements do not have associated labels

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Best Practices

indianrailways.gov.in best practices score

42

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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Issues were logged in the Issues panel in Chrome Devtools

SEO Factors

indianrailways.gov.in SEO score

50

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

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Indianrailways.gov.in 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 Indianrailways.gov.in 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 Indian Railway S. 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: