Report Summary

  • 11

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    32% of other websites

  • 87

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 73% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    47% of websites

  • 85

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    62% of websites

truworths.co.za

Truworths

Page Load Speed

11.6 sec in total

First Response

592 ms

Resources Loaded

9.3 sec

Page Rendered

1.8 sec

truworths.co.za screenshot

About Website

Visit truworths.co.za now to see the best up-to-date Truworths content for South Africa and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about truworths.co.za

An adventurous blend of colour, fabrics, fashions and labels all under one roof for women and men.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Truworths.co.za page load time and found that the first response time was 592 ms and then it took 11 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 90% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

truworths.co.za performance score

11

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.3 s

40/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.6 s

8/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value8.2 s

20/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value4,130 ms

1/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.875

3/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value11.0 s

21/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

truworths.co.za

592 ms

truworths.co.za

1210 ms

www.truworths.co.za

2451 ms

main.css

1627 ms

jquery-1.5.1.min.js

1866 ms

Our browser made a total of 117 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 68% of them (80 requests) were addressed to the original Truworths.co.za, 24% (28 requests) were made to Scontent.cdninstagram.com and 3% (4 requests) were made to Lovefashion.co.za. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (3.3 sec) relates to the external source Lovefashion.co.za.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 577.8 kB (12%)

Content Size

4.8 MB

After Optimization

4.2 MB

In fact, the total size of Truworths.co.za main page is 4.8 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. 70% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 4.2 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 72.2 kB

  • Original 88.1 kB
  • After minification 64.3 kB
  • After compression 15.9 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. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 23.8 kB, which is 27% 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 72.2 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 146.3 kB

  • Original 4.2 MB
  • After minification 4.1 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. Truworths images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-77%

Potential reduce by 298.2 kB

  • Original 386.7 kB
  • After minification 277.6 kB
  • After compression 88.6 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 298.2 kB or 77% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-83%

Potential reduce by 61.2 kB

  • Original 73.3 kB
  • After minification 57.9 kB
  • After compression 12.2 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. Truworths.co.za needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 61.2 kB or 83% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 27 (24%)

Requests Now

111

After Optimization

84

The browser has sent 111 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Truworths. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 14 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 6 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

truworths.co.za accessibility score

87

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

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

Buttons do not have an accessible name

High

Links do not have a discernible name

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.

Best Practices

truworths.co.za best practices score

75

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Displays images with incorrect aspect ratio

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Browser errors were logged to the console

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

truworths.co.za SEO score

85

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

    N/A

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Truworths.co.za can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and neither this language nor any other was claimed in <html> or <meta> tags. Our system also found out that Truworths.co.za 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 description is not detected on the main page of Truworths. 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: