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Page load speed analysis

  • 66/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    254 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.2 sec

  • Page rendered

    311 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.8 sec

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We analyzed Northampton.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 254 ms and then it took 1.6 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 205.2 kB
    Images 3.5 MB
    Javascripts 1.0 MB
    CSS 514.4 kB

    In fact, the total size of Northampton.edu main page is 5.3 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. 85% 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 3.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 205.2 kB
    • After minification 175.1 kB
    • After compression 34.6 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 30.1 kB, which is 15% 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 170.6 kB or 83% of the original size.

    • Original 3.5 MB
    • After optimization 3.4 MB

    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. Northampton images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.0 MB
    • After minification 1.0 MB
    • After compression 311.4 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 707.1 kB or 69% of the original size.

    • Original 514.4 kB
    • After minification 345.9 kB
    • After compression 27.0 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. Northampton.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 487.4 kB or 95% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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  • collect
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  • match-result

Our browser made a total of 90 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 67% of them (60 requests) were addressed to the original Northampton.edu, 18% (16 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net and 4% (4 requests) were made to S7.addthis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (383 ms) relates to the external source Use.typekit.net.

Additional info on northampton.edu

Requests

The browser has sent 71 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Northampton. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 17 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

17

Javascripts

51

Images

2

CSS

1

AJAX

71

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

36

Images

2

CSS

1

AJAX

31

Optimized

40

All

Normal result

IP address

Northampton.edu uses IP address which is currently shared with 1 other domain. 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.

Normal result

IP Trace

northampton.edu

catalog.northampton.edu

208.73.176.25

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

northampton.edu

208.73.176.25 600
NS

northampton.edu

ns2.ptd.net 86399
NS

northampton.edu

dns2.northampton.edu 86399
NS

northampton.edu

dns1.northampton.edu 86399
NS

northampton.edu

secns.northampton.edu 86399

Language and encoding

Good result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Northampton.edu 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 Northampton.edu 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

Northampton.edu has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 93.9% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Northampton.edu that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Normal result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Northampton. 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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