Report Summary

  • 24

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    43% of other websites

  • 93

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 82% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 89

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    67% of websites

plazaboard.co.za

Plaza Board Centre | Carpentry Board Specialists | South Africa

Page Load Speed

9.5 sec in total

First Response

2.1 sec

Resources Loaded

6.8 sec

Page Rendered

671 ms

plazaboard.co.za screenshot

About Website

Welcome to plazaboard.co.za homepage info - get ready to check Plaza Board best content for South Africa right away, or after learning these important things about plazaboard.co.za

The largest range of local and international cabinetry boards and fittings for fashionably modern homes.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Plazaboard.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 2.1 sec and then it took 7.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

plazaboard.co.za performance score

24

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.8 s

12/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value19.0 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value13.8 s

1/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,030 ms

26/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.035

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value20.4 s

2/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

plazaboard.co.za

2054 ms

normalize.css

82 ms

webflow.css

78 ms

plaza-board-centre-2020.webflow.css

160 ms

woocommerce-overwrite.css

664 ms

Our browser made a total of 98 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 82% of them (80 requests) were addressed to the original Plazaboard.co.za, 3% (3 requests) were made to Connect.facebook.net and 2% (2 requests) were made to Code.jquery.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.7 sec) belongs to the original domain Plazaboard.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 230.4 kB (5%)

Content Size

4.3 MB

After Optimization

4.1 MB

In fact, the total size of Plazaboard.co.za main page is 4.3 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 4.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 108.3 kB

  • Original 130.3 kB
  • After minification 129.9 kB
  • After compression 22.1 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 108.3 kB or 83% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 118.5 kB

  • Original 4.0 MB
  • After minification 3.8 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. Plaza Board images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 2.2 kB

  • Original 120.0 kB
  • After minification 120.0 kB
  • After compression 117.9 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

-2%

Potential reduce by 1.4 kB

  • Original 78.0 kB
  • After minification 78.0 kB
  • After compression 76.6 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. Plazaboard.co.za has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 50 (57%)

Requests Now

88

After Optimization

38

The browser has sent 88 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Plaza Board. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 34 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 18 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

plazaboard.co.za accessibility score

93

Accessibility Issues

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.

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

plazaboard.co.za best practices score

75

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

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

plazaboard.co.za SEO score

89

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Plazaboard.co.za can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English 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 Plazaboard.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 Plaza Board. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: