Report Summary

  • 28

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    48% of other websites

  • 88

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 75% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 90

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    73% of websites

pocketpicks.co.uk

The world's number one mobile and handheld videogame website | Pocket Gamer

Page Load Speed

5 sec in total

First Response

117 ms

Resources Loaded

4.5 sec

Page Rendered

393 ms

pocketpicks.co.uk screenshot

About Website

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Key Findings

We analyzed Pocketpicks.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 117 ms and then it took 4.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

pocketpicks.co.uk performance score

28

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.5 s

36/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value4.8 s

31/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value12.7 s

3/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,790 ms

3/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.007

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value26.4 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

pocketpicks.co.uk

117 ms

www.pocketgamer.co.uk

90 ms

pg_2.css

41 ms

pg2.10.css

41 ms

pgskin3_.css

47 ms

Our browser made a total of 282 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Pocketpicks.co.uk, 20% (57 requests) were made to Images.pocketgamer.co.uk and 11% (31 requests) were made to Pocketgamer.co.uk. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.7 sec) relates to the external source Iphone.qualityindex.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 930.3 kB (41%)

Content Size

2.3 MB

After Optimization

1.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Pocketpicks.co.uk main page is 2.3 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. 80% 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 1.0 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-76%

Potential reduce by 345.5 kB

  • Original 456.1 kB
  • After minification 455.8 kB
  • After compression 110.6 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 345.5 kB or 76% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-5%

Potential reduce by 53.0 kB

  • Original 1.0 MB
  • After minification 947.1 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. Pocket Picks images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-62%

Potential reduce by 440.0 kB

  • Original 715.3 kB
  • After minification 714.7 kB
  • After compression 275.2 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 440.0 kB or 62% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 91.9 kB

  • Original 114.1 kB
  • After minification 112.0 kB
  • After compression 22.2 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. Pocketpicks.co.uk needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 91.9 kB or 81% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 151 (63%)

Requests Now

241

After Optimization

90

The browser has sent 241 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Pocket Picks. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 53 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

pocketpicks.co.uk accessibility score

88

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.

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

pocketpicks.co.uk best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

pocketpicks.co.uk SEO score

90

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

Image elements do not have [alt] attributes

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 Pocketpicks.co.uk 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 Pocketpicks.co.uk 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 description is not detected on the main page of Pocket Picks. 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: