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makingascene.org

Indie Artist Resource - Independent Musician Resource! Makingascene.org

Page Load Speed

6.1 sec in total

First Response

316 ms

Resources Loaded

3.8 sec

Page Rendered

2 sec

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Key Findings

We analyzed Makingascene.org page load time and found that the first response time was 316 ms and then it took 5.7 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

makingascene.org performance score

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Network Requests Diagram

www.makingascene.org

316 ms

00adf50ccf85e0fc7a4cfd19976c84ea.css

231 ms

css

280 ms

gtm-94e70ca693063ef2624cc7f992d216d1.js

229 ms

391 ms

Our browser made a total of 1032 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (3 requests) were addressed to the original Makingascene.org, 97% (996 requests) were made to I0.wp.com and 1% (11 requests) were made to K4j2g2j2.rocketcdn.me. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (618 ms) relates to the external source I0.wp.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 2.1 MB (3%)

Content Size

76.9 MB

After Optimization

74.7 MB

In fact, the total size of Makingascene.org main page is 76.9 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. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. Images take 74.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-91%

Potential reduce by 2.1 MB

  • Original 2.3 MB
  • After minification 2.3 MB
  • After compression 203.7 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 2.1 MB or 91% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 70 B

  • Original 74.4 MB
  • After minification 74.4 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. Makingascene images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-24%

Potential reduce by 32.8 kB

  • Original 136.5 kB
  • After minification 136.5 kB
  • After compression 103.7 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 32.8 kB or 24% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 373 B

  • Original 24.6 kB
  • After minification 24.6 kB
  • After compression 24.2 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. Makingascene.org has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 19 (2%)

Requests Now

1018

After Optimization

999

The browser has sent 1018 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Makingascene. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 9 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 4 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

SEO Factors

makingascene.org SEO score

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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 Makingascene.org 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 Makingascene.org 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 Makingascene. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: