Report Summary

  • 85

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    89% of other websites

  • 100

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 97% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 69

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    28% of websites

koeln-journal.de

StadtHerz

Page Load Speed

6.9 sec in total

First Response

1.1 sec

Resources Loaded

5.5 sec

Page Rendered

288 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Koeln-journal.de page load time and found that the first response time was 1.1 sec and then it took 5.8 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

koeln-journal.de performance score

85

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value2.6 s

63/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value3.6 s

61/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.3 s

91/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value0 ms

100/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.03

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value3.6 s

91/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

koeln-journal.de

1100 ms

www.koeln-journal.de

2183 ms

style.css

355 ms

bereiche.css

356 ms

lightbox.css

182 ms

Our browser made a total of 95 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 44% of them (42 requests) were addressed to the original Koeln-journal.de, 11% (10 requests) were made to Static.xx.fbcdn.net and 8% (8 requests) were made to Scontent.xx.fbcdn.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.2 sec) belongs to the original domain Koeln-journal.de.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 588.6 kB (44%)

Content Size

1.3 MB

After Optimization

756.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Koeln-journal.de main page is 1.3 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. 60% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 641.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-76%

Potential reduce by 92.2 kB

  • Original 120.9 kB
  • After minification 109.4 kB
  • After compression 28.7 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 92.2 kB or 76% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-6%

Potential reduce by 32.4 kB

  • Original 536.8 kB
  • After minification 504.4 kB

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. Koeln Journal images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-66%

Potential reduce by 425.8 kB

  • Original 641.8 kB
  • After minification 625.2 kB
  • After compression 216.0 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 425.8 kB or 66% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 38.1 kB

  • Original 45.0 kB
  • After minification 36.7 kB
  • After compression 6.9 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. Koeln-journal.de needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 38.1 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 47 (52%)

Requests Now

91

After Optimization

44

The browser has sent 91 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Koeln Journal. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 25 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

koeln-journal.de accessibility score

100

Accessibility Issues

Best Practices

koeln-journal.de best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

koeln-journal.de SEO score

69

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Crawling and Indexing

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

Impact

Issue

High

robots.txt is not valid

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    DE

  • Language Claimed

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Koeln-journal.de can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that German 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 Koeln-journal.de 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 Koeln Journal. 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: