Analyze Plunket

We are New Zealand's largest provider of support services for the development, health and wellbeing of children under 5.

Page load speed analysis

  • 68/100

    Normal result
  • 7

    Successful tests
  • 1

    Failed test
  • First response

    863 ms

  • Resources loaded

    5.2 sec

  • Page rendered

    258 ms

  • Total page load time

    6.4 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 863 ms and then it took 5.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 32.3 kB
    Images 511.7 kB
    Javascripts 379.3 kB
    CSS 137.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 1.1 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. 35% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 511.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 32.3 kB
    • After minification 28.7 kB
    • After compression 7.0 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 3.5 kB, which is 11% 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 25.3 kB or 78% of the original size.

    • Original 511.7 kB
    • After optimization 490.1 kB

    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. Plunket images are well optimized though.

    • Original 379.3 kB
    • After minification 373.4 kB
    • After compression 105.7 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 273.6 kB or 72% of the original size.

    • Original 137.7 kB
    • After minification 105.4 kB
    • After compression 23.0 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. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 114.8 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • eml7ohf.js
  • layout.css
  • form.css
  • typography.css
  • layout-mobile.css
  • jquery-ui.css
  • jquery.ui.theme.css
  • app.js
  • locationPersonalisation.js
  • widgets.js
  • plunket.js
  • Plunket-logo.png
  • mobile-menu-icon.png
  • plunket-careers-tile.png
  • CroppedImage551282-555x282pxWebSlider-FebAppeal.jpg
  • CroppedImage551282-march-chat-night-slider.png
  • CroppedImage551282-A-huge-thank-you-for-all-you-support.png
  • html-bg.png
  • body-bg2.png
  • BNZ-logo.png
  • nav-bg.png
  • home-icon.jpg
  • promotion-banner-bg.png
  • bnz-logo-footer.png
  • watties-for-baby.png
  • beststart-logo-small.gif
  • microsoft-logo.gif
  • lion-foundation-logo.gif
  • the-hits.png
  • facebook.png
  • twitter.png
  • youtube.png
  • instagram.png
  • linkedin.png
  • pinterest.png
  • BreeRegular.otf
  • iframe_api
  • arrow-purple.png
  • footer-bg.png
  • footer-gradient-top.png
  • footer-seperator.png
  • analytics.js
  • callipinfodb
  • pager.png
  • ui-bg_flat_75_ffffff_40x100.png
  • collect
  • www-widgetapi.js
  • collect

Our browser made a total of 50 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 86% of them (43 requests) were addressed to the original, 4% (2 requests) were made to and 2% (1 request) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2.5 sec) belongs to the original domain

Additional info on


The browser has sent 45 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Plunket. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 8 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.









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As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to before it reached this domain.

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to This is the best domain hosting practice .

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IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 3599
NS 3599
NS 3599
NS 3599

3599 Mname:
Serial: 2018072401
Refresh: 86400
Retry: 7200
Expire: 3600000
Minimum-ttl: 172800

Language and encoding

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Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise 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 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 has a valid and up-to-date SSL certificate that expires on December 30, 2019.

Good result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 64.9% of all visits is New Zealand. It lies approximately 1340 miles away from the server location (Australia) and such a distance cannot critically affect website speed, but moving the server closer to their user base in New Zealand can speed up page load time anyway.

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Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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