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Page load speed analysis

  • 52/100

    Normal result
  • 4

    Successful tests
  • 4

    Failed tests
  • First response

    1.3 sec

  • Resources loaded

    7.1 sec

  • Page rendered

    251 ms

  • Total page load time

    8.6 sec

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We analyzed Portal.plus.net page load time and found that the first response time was 1.3 sec and then it took 7.3 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 75.3 kB
    Images 82.3 kB
    Javascripts 1.5 MB
    CSS 130.7 kB

    In fact, the total size of Portal.plus.net main page is 1.8 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. 45% of websites need less resources to load. Javascripts take 1.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 75.3 kB
    • After minification 68.5 kB
    • After compression 31.7 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. 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 43.7 kB or 58% of the original size.

    • Original 82.3 kB
    • After optimization 76.2 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. Portal Plus images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.5 MB
    • After minification 1.2 MB
    • After compression 393.6 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 1.1 MB or 73% of the original size.

    • Original 130.7 kB
    • After minification 106.9 kB
    • After compression 24.3 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. Portal.plus.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 106.4 kB or 81% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • portal.plus.net
  • index_nlp.html
  • new_root.css
  • member_centre.css
  • styles_control_panel.css
  • thickbox.css
  • prodchange.css
  • anytime_upgrade.css
  • bolt-ons.css
  • customerbill.css
  • member_centre_print.css
  • sales_page_menu.css
  • scripts.js
  • scripts.js
  • latest.js
  • plugin.cookie.js
  • custom.js
  • member_centre.js
  • thickbox.js
  • google_analytics_setup.js
  • mbox.js
  • poll_link.inc
  • sdc_tag.js
  • zap.js
  • 2973.js
  • xtclicks.js
  • message.css
  • poll_link.inc
  • ga.js
  • background.png
  • pn_logo_lockup.png
  • button-login.png
  • arrow_grey.gif
  • homephone_banner.png
  • assist_banner.png
  • referrals_member_centre_refresh.png
  • 1pixel.gif
  • poll_result.gif
  • gtm.js
  • __utm.gif
  • standard
  • collect
  • header_left_bg.jpg
  • navigation_bg.png
  • navresidential.png
  • navbusiness.png
  • nav_help.png
  • nav_member.png
  • navcommunity.png
  • plus_banner.png
  • banner.png
  • h3_myaccount.png
  • h3_helpandsupport.png
  • membox_bg.png
  • myaccount_icon.png
  • help_icon.png
  • conversion_async.js
  • init.js
  • sitemapBG.gif
  • sitemap-products.gif
  • sitemap-business.gif
  • sitemap-sitelinks.gif
  • sitemap-help.gif
  • sitemap-member.gif
  • sitemap-community.gif
  • sitemap-company.gif
  • sitemapBG-rounded.gif
  • wtid.js
  • ga-audiences
  • et.va.js
  • jquery.min.js
  • xtcore.js
  • eDigital.js
  • fs.js
  • tag.js
  • 13.js
  • loadingAnimation.gif
  • inpage_linkid.js
  • et.va-1.3.2.no-json.min.js
  • __utm.gif
  • dcs.gif
  • capture-apps-4.9.1.js
  • iframeStorage.html
  • 7B0BF983-18D8-4E32-8E54-1B1F704431AF
  • hit.xiti
  • iframeStorage.js
  • le-mtagconfig.js
  • index.php
  • 4-7842.js
  • tag.js
  • .jsonp
  • storage.min.html
  • mTag.js
  • 4-7842.js
  • px
  • jquery.min.js
  • ia
  • px
  • uid
  • uid
  • pixel
  • uid
  • uid

Our browser made a total of 107 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 56% of them (60 requests) were addressed to the original Portal.plus.net, 7% (7 requests) were made to Go.flx1.com and 4% (4 requests) were made to Config1.veinteractive.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.7 sec) relates to the external source Plus.net.

Additional info on portal.plus.net

Requests

The browser has sent 95 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Portal Plus. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 41 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 11 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

41

Javascripts

40

Images

11

CSS

3

AJAX

95

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

22

Images

1

CSS

3

AJAX

68

Optimized

27

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to http://portal.plus.net/index_nlp.html before it reached this domain.

IP address

Portal.plus.net uses IP address which is currently shared with 4 other domains. 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.

Poor result

IP Trace

portal.plus.net

plus.com

lifemobile.co.uk

myaccount.lifemobile.co.uk

plus.net

212.159.8.2

212.159.9.2

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

portal.plus.net

212.159.8.2 86400
A

portal.plus.net

212.159.9.2 86400

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

N/A  language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

ISO-8859-1

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Portal.plus.net can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Unfortunately we cannot identify language used on the page (probably there is a mix of languages, too little text or something else), while the claimed language is English. Our system also found out that Portal.plus.net 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.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Portal.plus.net 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 90.1% of all visits is United Kingdom. It’s good for Portal.plus.net that their server is also located in United Kingdom, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

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