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wcb.ab.ca: WCB Alberta

Providing workplace insurance and supporting return to work for a strong, healthy Alberta.

Page load speed analysis

  • 63/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    286 ms

  • Resources loaded

    983 ms

  • Page rendered

    162 ms

  • Total page load time

    1.4 sec

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We analyzed Wcb.ab.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 286 ms and then it took 1.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 7.7 kB
    Images 274.7 kB
    Javascripts 26.3 kB
    CSS 30.4 kB

    In fact, the total size of Wcb.ab.ca main page is 339.0 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. 15% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 274.7 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 7.7 kB
    • After minification 7.1 kB
    • After compression 2.7 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. 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 5.0 kB or 65% of the original size.

    • Original 274.7 kB
    • After optimization 245.1 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. Obviously, WCB needs image optimization as it can save up to 29.6 kB or 11% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

    • Original 26.3 kB
    • After minification 26.3 kB
    • After compression 10.9 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 15.4 kB or 58% of the original size.

    • Original 30.4 kB
    • After minification 21.5 kB
    • After compression 5.3 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. Wcb.ab.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 25.0 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

  • wcb.ab.ca
  • default.css
  • content.css
  • jquery.min.js
  • search_side.gif
  • search_icon.gif
  • feature-pic.jpg
  • analytics.js
  • hpage_top_rounded.gif
  • bgnd.jpg
  • logo_banner.gif
  • farmer_feature-pic.jpg
  • worker_btn.jpg
  • empl_btn.jpg
  • hc_btn.jpg
  • info_btn.jpg
  • millard_btn.jpg
  • bttm_rounded.gif
  • collect
  • print.css

Our browser made a total of 20 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 85% of them (17 requests) were addressed to the original Wcb.ab.ca, 10% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com and 5% (1 request) were made to Ajax.googleapis.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (483 ms) belongs to the original domain Wcb.ab.ca.

Additional info on wcb.ab.ca

Requests

The browser has sent 19 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of WCB. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

2

Javascripts

14

Images

3

CSS

19

All

Possible request optimization

2

Javascripts

14

Images

3

CSS

0

Optimized

19

All

Good result

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Wcb.ab.ca. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

wcb.ab.ca

207.229.10.230

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

wcb.ab.ca

207.229.10.230 3600
NS

wcb.ab.ca

dns2.cidc.telus.com 3600
NS

wcb.ab.ca

dns1.cidc.telus.com 3600
SOA

wcb.ab.ca

3600 Mname: dns1.cidc.telus.com
Rname: support.cidc.telus.com
Serial: 2021101400
Refresh: 28800
Retry: 7200
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 86400
MX

wcb.ab.ca

mxa-0042bd01.gslb.pphosted.com 3600 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Normal result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

UTF-8

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Wcb.ab.ca 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 Wcb.ab.ca 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

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

Poor result

Visitor World Map

Country of origin for 96.3% of all visits is Canada. It’s good for Wcb.ab.ca that their server is also located in Canada, as that enables the majority of their visitors to benefit from a much faster page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of WCB. 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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