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seriousgames.net: Serious Games Interactive

Serious Games Interactive is an award-winning, research-based developer of games, simulations and virtual worlds.

Page load speed analysis

  • 67/100

    Normal result
  • 8

    Successful tests
  • 0

    Failed test
  • First response

    226 ms

  • Resources loaded

    1.5 sec

  • Page rendered

    922 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.7 sec

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We analyzed Seriousgames.net page load time and found that the first response time was 226 ms and then it took 2.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 40% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 58.5 kB
    Images 920.4 kB
    Javascripts 737.5 kB
    CSS 268.8 kB

    In fact, the total size of Seriousgames.net main page is 2.0 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. 75% 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 920.4 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 58.5 kB
    • After minification 37.0 kB
    • After compression 8.2 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 21.6 kB, which is 37% 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 50.3 kB or 86% of the original size.

    • Original 920.4 kB
    • After optimization 888.0 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. Serious Games images are well optimized though.

    • Original 737.5 kB
    • After minification 702.3 kB
    • After compression 219.4 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 518.1 kB or 70% of the original size.

    • Original 268.8 kB
    • After minification 228.1 kB
    • After compression 35.0 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. Seriousgames.net needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 233.7 kB or 87% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 89 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 78% of them (69 requests) were addressed to the original Seriousgames.net, 4% (4 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 4% (4 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (759 ms) belongs to the original domain Seriousgames.net.

Additional info on seriousgames.net

Requests

The browser has sent 83 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Serious Games. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 26 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

26

Javascripts

47

Images

8

CSS

2

AJAX

83

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

47

Images

1

CSS

2

AJAX

32

Optimized

51

All

Normal result

IP address

Seriousgames.net uses IP address which is currently shared with 2 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.

Normal result

IP Trace

seriousgames.net

seriousgames.dk

school.seriousgames.net

54.247.80.255

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

seriousgames.net

54.247.80.255 86400
NS

seriousgames.net

ns-543.awsdns-03.net 86400
NS

seriousgames.net

ns-1345.awsdns-40.org 86400
NS

seriousgames.net

ns-1726.awsdns-23.co.uk 86400
NS

seriousgames.net

ns-408.awsdns-51.com 86400

Language and encoding

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Language

EN en language flag

Detected

EN en language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Seriousgames.net 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 Seriousgames.net 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

Seriousgames.net has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

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Visitor World Map

The server of Seriousgames.net is located in Ireland, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

Good result

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Social Sharing Optimization

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