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theinstitute.smu.edu: Caruth Institute for Engineering Education | Lyle School of Engineering - SMU

Page load speed analysis

  • 62/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    207 ms

  • Resources loaded

    2 sec

  • Page rendered

    172 ms

  • Total page load time

    2.4 sec

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We analyzed Theinstitute.smu.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 207 ms and then it took 2.2 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 42.5 kB
    Images 882.9 kB
    Javascripts 563.6 kB
    CSS 307.2 kB

    In fact, the total size of Theinstitute.smu.edu 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. 65% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 882.9 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 42.5 kB
    • After minification 33.9 kB
    • After compression 7.6 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 8.6 kB, which is 20% 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 34.8 kB or 82% of the original size.

    • Original 882.9 kB
    • After optimization 844.9 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. The Institute SMU images are well optimized though.

    • Original 563.6 kB
    • After minification 371.7 kB
    • After compression 116.0 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 447.7 kB or 79% of the original size.

    • Original 307.2 kB
    • After minification 238.7 kB
    • After compression 41.2 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. Theinstitute.smu.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 266.0 kB or 87% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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  • www.theinstitute.smu.edu
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  • default.css
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  • font-awesome.css
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  • analytics.js
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  • LogoLyle.png
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Our browser made a total of 53 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 4% of them (2 requests) were addressed to the original Theinstitute.smu.edu, 62% (33 requests) were made to Smu.edu and 19% (10 requests) were made to Fonts.gstatic.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (859 ms) relates to the external source Smu.edu.

Additional info on theinstitute.smu.edu

Requests

The browser has sent 36 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of The Institute SMU. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 10 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 11 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

10

Javascripts

14

Images

11

CSS

1

AJAX

36

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

14

Images

1

CSS

1

AJAX

19

Optimized

17

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in three steps. The first redirect led to http://www.theinstitute.smu.edu/, then it was forwarded to http://smu.edu/caruth/, and afterwards it was sent to http://www.smu.edu/Lyle/Institutes/CaruthInstitute before we finally managed to reach this website. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.

IP address

Theinstitute.smu.edu uses IP address which is currently shared with 3 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

theinstitute.smu.edu

engr.smu.edu

lyle.smu.edu

infinity-project.org

129.119.119.22

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

theinstitute.smu.edu

129.119.119.22 3600
NS

theinstitute.smu.edu

epony.emergency.smu.edu 86400
NS

theinstitute.smu.edu

seas.smu.edu 86400
NS

theinstitute.smu.edu

pony.cis.smu.edu 86400
NS

theinstitute.smu.edu

xpony.its.smu.edu 86400

Language and encoding

Good result

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 Theinstitute.smu.edu 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 Theinstitute.smu.edu 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

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

Normal result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 61.4% of all visits is United States. It’s good for Theinstitute.smu.edu that their server is also located in United States, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

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Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of The Institute SMU. 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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