Report Summary

  • 15

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    27% of other websites

  • 79

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 48% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    56% of websites

  • 91

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    71% of websites

quickfiredigital.co.uk

Quickfire Digital - Shopify & Shopify Plus Ecommerce Agency

Page Load Speed

9 sec in total

First Response

369 ms

Resources Loaded

7.8 sec

Page Rendered

843 ms

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About Website

Welcome to quickfiredigital.co.uk homepage info - get ready to check Quickfire Digital best content right away, or after learning these important things about quickfiredigital.co.uk

Quickfire Digital help ambitious e-commerce brands scale by developing Shopify & Shopify Plus websites as well as supporting ongoing growth strategies.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Quickfiredigital.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 369 ms and then it took 8.6 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 85% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

quickfiredigital.co.uk performance score

15

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value6.4 s

2/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value10.0 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value24.9 s

0/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value24,710 ms

0/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.013

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value35.8 s

0/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

quickfiredigital.co.uk

369 ms

www.quickfiredigital.com

3902 ms

uc.js

83 ms

sb-instagram.min.css

1379 ms

style.min.css

1406 ms

Our browser made a total of 97 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Quickfiredigital.co.uk, 93% (90 requests) were made to Quickfiredigital.com and 2% (2 requests) were made to Consent.cookiebot.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.9 sec) relates to the external source Quickfiredigital.com.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 431.5 kB (23%)

Content Size

1.9 MB

After Optimization

1.4 MB

In fact, the total size of Quickfiredigital.co.uk main page is 1.9 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 1.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-89%

Potential reduce by 338.1 kB

  • Original 380.0 kB
  • After minification 363.0 kB
  • After compression 42.0 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. 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 338.1 kB or 89% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-0%

Potential reduce by 916 B

  • Original 1.2 MB
  • After minification 1.2 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. Quickfire Digital images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-74%

Potential reduce by 87.7 kB

  • Original 118.8 kB
  • After minification 118.8 kB
  • After compression 31.2 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 87.7 kB or 74% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 4.9 kB

  • Original 144.6 kB
  • After minification 144.5 kB
  • After compression 139.7 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. Quickfiredigital.co.uk has all CSS files already compressed.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 48 (56%)

Requests Now

86

After Optimization

38

The browser has sent 86 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Quickfire Digital. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 9 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 36 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

quickfiredigital.co.uk accessibility score

79

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

[aria-hidden="true"] elements contain focusable descendents

High

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

High

ARIA IDs are not unique

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

quickfiredigital.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

quickfiredigital.co.uk SEO score

91

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

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

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Quickfiredigital.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 Quickfiredigital.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 data is detected on the main page of Quickfire Digital. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: