Report Summary

  • 79

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    86% of other websites

  • 96

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 90% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    57% of websites

  • 82

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    44% of websites

picaxeforum.co.uk

PICAXE Forum

Page Load Speed

2.3 sec in total

First Response

317 ms

Resources Loaded

1.8 sec

Page Rendered

206 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Picaxeforum.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 317 ms and then it took 2 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 35% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

picaxeforum.co.uk performance score

79

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value1.8 s

90/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value4.4 s

39/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value3.6 s

86/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value90 ms

99/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value5.6 s

69/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

picaxeforum.co.uk

317 ms

www.picaxeforum.co.uk

454 ms

yuiloader-dom-event.js

491 ms

connection-min.js

162 ms

vbulletin-core.js

335 ms

Our browser made a total of 30 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Picaxeforum.co.uk and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (843 ms) belongs to the original domain Picaxeforum.co.uk.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 286.9 kB (78%)

Content Size

368.2 kB

After Optimization

81.3 kB

In fact, the total size of Picaxeforum.co.uk main page is 368.2 kB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 15% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 136.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-88%

Potential reduce by 65.8 kB

  • Original 74.8 kB
  • After minification 61.9 kB
  • After compression 9.0 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 12.9 kB, which is 17% 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 65.8 kB or 88% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-72%

Potential reduce by 39.5 kB

  • Original 54.7 kB
  • After minification 15.2 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. Obviously, PICAXE Forum needs image optimization as it can save up to 39.5 kB or 72% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-69%

Potential reduce by 94.1 kB

  • Original 136.7 kB
  • After minification 135.4 kB
  • After compression 42.6 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 94.1 kB or 69% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-86%

Potential reduce by 87.5 kB

  • Original 102.0 kB
  • After minification 79.1 kB
  • After compression 14.5 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. Picaxeforum.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 87.5 kB or 86% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 4 (14%)

Requests Now

28

After Optimization

24

The browser has sent 28 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of PICAXE Forum. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 5 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

picaxeforum.co.uk accessibility score

96

Accessibility Issues

ARIA

These are opportunities to improve the usage of ARIA in your application which may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

button, link, and menuitem elements do not have accessible names.

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.

Best Practices

picaxeforum.co.uk 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

picaxeforum.co.uk SEO score

82

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

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

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Picaxeforum.co.uk 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 Picaxeforum.co.uk main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of PICAXE Forum. 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: