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whittard.co.uk: Tea, Coffee, Hot Chocolate and Tableware | Whittard of Chelsea

Whittard of Chelsea offer the finest teas, coffees and chocolate drinks. We boast the finest tea blends, rich coffee roasts and related gifts from around the world

Page load speed analysis

  • 53/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    259 ms

  • Resources loaded

    4 sec

  • Page rendered

    902 ms

  • Total page load time

    5.2 sec

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We analyzed Whittard.co.uk page load time and found that the first response time was 259 ms and then it took 4.9 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 70% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 163.5 kB
    Images 4.5 MB
    Javascripts 1.3 MB
    CSS 2 B

    In fact, the total size of Whittard.co.uk main page is 6.0 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. 80% 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 4.5 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 163.5 kB
    • After minification 155.2 kB
    • After compression 26.5 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 137.1 kB or 84% of the original size.

    • Original 4.5 MB
    • After optimization 4.4 MB

    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. Whittard images are well optimized though.

    • Original 1.3 MB
    • After minification 1.1 MB
    • After compression 353.3 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 990.4 kB or 74% of the original size.

    • Original 2 B

    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.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 175 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 21% of them (36 requests) were addressed to the original Whittard.co.uk, 15% (26 requests) were made to D2qwzu24wcp0pu.cloudfront.net and 15% (26 requests) were made to D2bvpivebkb899.cloudfront.net. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (2 sec) relates to the external source Webservices.sub2tech.com.

Additional info on whittard.co.uk

Requests

The browser has sent 165 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Whittard. 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 as a result speed up the page load time.

26

Javascripts

129

Images

3

CSS

7

AJAX

165

All

Possible request optimization

1

Javascripts

115

Images

3

CSS

7

AJAX

39

Optimized

126

All

Normal result

Redirects

As for redirects, our browser was forwarded to https://www.whittard.co.uk/ before it reached this domain.

IP address

This IP address is dedicated to Whittard.co.uk. This is the best domain hosting practice .

Normal result

IP Trace

whittard.co.uk

104.18.88.240

104.18.89.240

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A

whittard.co.uk

104.16.241.242 360
NS

whittard.co.uk

dns0.star.co.uk 86400
NS

whittard.co.uk

dns1.star.co.uk 86400
SOA

whittard.co.uk

86400 Mname: dns0.star.co.uk
Rname: abuse.star.net.uk
Serial: 2019052000
Refresh: 86400
Retry: 7200
Expire: 2419200
Minimum-ttl: 86400
MX

whittard.co.uk

cluster8.eu.messagelabs.com 86400 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Poor result

Language

EN en language flag

Detected

N/A  language flag

Claimed

Encoding

N/A

Claimed

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Whittard.co.uk 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 Whittard.co.uk main page’s claimed encoding is . Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate

Whittard.co.uk 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 75.4% of all visits is United Kingdom. It lies approximately 4380 miles away from the server location (United States) and such a long distance can negatively affect website speed, as it takes some time for data to travel back and forth between those places. That’s why one of the best ways to speed up Whittard.co.uk page load time for the majority of users is moving the server to United Kingdom or just closer to the user base.

Poor result

Normal result

Social Sharing Optimization

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