Report Summary

  • 10

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    23% of other websites

  • 87

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 67% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 72

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    31% of websites

itm.co.za

Website Design, SEO, Social Media & Online Marketing

Page Load Speed

14 sec in total

First Response

572 ms

Resources Loaded

11.4 sec

Page Rendered

2.1 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Itm.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 572 ms and then it took 13.4 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

itm.co.za performance score

10

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.1 s

8/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value20.1 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value18.1 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,040 ms

26/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.595

11/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value19.5 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

itm.co.za

572 ms

itm.co.za

1676 ms

chatinline.aspx

413 ms

fbevents.js

121 ms

sharethis.js

174 ms

Our browser made a total of 93 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 61% of them (57 requests) were addressed to the original Itm.co.za, 11% (10 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com and 4% (4 requests) were made to C1.mylivechat.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (4.4 sec) belongs to the original domain Itm.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 637.5 kB (27%)

Content Size

2.3 MB

After Optimization

1.7 MB

In fact, the total size of Itm.co.za main page is 2.3 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 1.8 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-74%

Potential reduce by 60.5 kB

  • Original 81.8 kB
  • After minification 81.8 kB
  • After compression 21.4 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 60.5 kB or 74% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-31%

Potential reduce by 547.1 kB

  • Original 1.8 MB
  • After minification 1.2 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. Obviously, Itm needs image optimization as it can save up to 547.1 kB or 31% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-7%

Potential reduce by 23.4 kB

  • Original 348.7 kB
  • After minification 348.7 kB
  • After compression 325.3 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. This website has mostly compressed JavaScripts.

CSS Optimization

-5%

Potential reduce by 6.5 kB

  • Original 140.8 kB
  • After minification 139.3 kB
  • After compression 134.3 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. Itm.co.za has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 49 (64%)

Requests Now

77

After Optimization

28

The browser has sent 77 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Itm. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 35 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 16 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

itm.co.za accessibility score

87

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

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

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

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best Practices

itm.co.za 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

SEO Factors

itm.co.za SEO score

72

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

Links do not have descriptive text

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

High

robots.txt is not valid

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 Itm.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 Itm.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.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Itm. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: