Report Summary

  • 20

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    40% of other websites

  • 99

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 98% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 79

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    48% of websites

soundtransit.org

Sound Transit

Page Load Speed

8.1 sec in total

First Response

191 ms

Resources Loaded

7.6 sec

Page Rendered

305 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Soundtransit.org page load time and found that the first response time was 191 ms and then it took 7.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 80% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

soundtransit.org performance score

20

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.6 s

13/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value10.4 s

0/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value8.1 s

21/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value2,380 ms

5/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.001

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value17.7 s

4/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

soundtransit.org

191 ms

www.soundtransit.org

404 ms

css_xE-rWrJf-fncB6ztZfd2huxqgxu4WO-qwma6Xer30m4.css

147 ms

css_TGGIY6aKm-mOfr1AdmhQHE8UC3b4erTcShbRaIsGxZM.css

252 ms

css_EPsgvacVXxxhwhLr4DGj8P1D4es4L_QnnRJPHn_TJHE.css

168 ms

Our browser made a total of 98 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 80% of them (78 requests) were addressed to the original Soundtransit.org, 8% (8 requests) were made to Apis.google.com and 3% (3 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (5.5 sec) belongs to the original domain Soundtransit.org.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 272.4 kB (56%)

Content Size

484.5 kB

After Optimization

212.0 kB

In fact, the total size of Soundtransit.org main page is 484.5 kB. 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. CSS take 201.0 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 70.1 kB

  • Original 87.8 kB
  • After minification 84.1 kB
  • After compression 17.7 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 70.1 kB or 80% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-18%

Potential reduce by 30.8 kB

  • Original 167.7 kB
  • After minification 136.8 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. Obviously, Sound Transit needs image optimization as it can save up to 30.8 kB or 18% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-17%

Potential reduce by 4.7 kB

  • Original 27.9 kB
  • After minification 27.9 kB
  • After compression 23.2 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 4.7 kB or 17% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 166.8 kB

  • Original 201.0 kB
  • After minification 185.2 kB
  • After compression 34.3 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. Soundtransit.org needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 166.8 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 46 (50%)

Requests Now

92

After Optimization

46

The browser has sent 92 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Sound Transit. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 23 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 13 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

soundtransit.org accessibility score

99

Accessibility Issues

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best Practices

soundtransit.org 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

High

Missing source maps for large first-party JavaScript

SEO Factors

soundtransit.org SEO score

79

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

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

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

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 Soundtransit.org 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 Soundtransit.org 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 Sound Transit. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: