Report Summary

  • 37

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    57% of other websites

  • 82

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 54% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 90

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    69% of websites

wilmu.edu

Wilmington University

Page Load Speed

6.8 sec in total

First Response

63 ms

Resources Loaded

6.5 sec

Page Rendered

228 ms

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About Website

Visit wilmu.edu now to see the best up-to-date Wilmu content for United States and also check out these interesting facts you probably never knew about wilmu.edu

Wilmington University is a private, non-sectarian university that offers both undergraduate and graduate-level degree programs throughout Delaware, New Jersey and Online in a variety of career areas.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Wilmu.edu page load time and found that the first response time was 63 ms and then it took 6.7 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

wilmu.edu performance score

37

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value5.5 s

6/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value8.9 s

1/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value7.5 s

27/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value490 ms

59/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.018

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value18.4 s

3/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

www.wilmu.edu

63 ms

bootstrap.min.css

51 ms

main.css

29 ms

homepage-2016.css

21 ms

getonloads.js

24 ms

Our browser made a total of 49 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 47% of them (23 requests) were addressed to the original Wilmu.edu, 12% (6 requests) were made to Use.typekit.net and 4% (2 requests) were made to Google.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (6 sec) relates to the external source Blog.wilmu.edu.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 452.7 kB (37%)

Content Size

1.2 MB

After Optimization

766.1 kB

In fact, the total size of Wilmu.edu main page is 1.2 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. 40% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 804.8 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-78%

Potential reduce by 28.9 kB

  • Original 37.1 kB
  • After minification 28.7 kB
  • After compression 8.2 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 8.4 kB, which is 23% 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 28.9 kB or 78% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-16%

Potential reduce by 128.1 kB

  • Original 804.8 kB
  • After minification 676.7 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, Wilmu needs image optimization as it can save up to 128.1 kB or 16% of the original volume. The most popular and efficient tools for JPEG and PNG image optimization are Jpegoptim and PNG Crush.

JavaScript Optimization

-68%

Potential reduce by 98.8 kB

  • Original 146.3 kB
  • After minification 114.5 kB
  • After compression 47.5 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 98.8 kB or 68% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-85%

Potential reduce by 197.0 kB

  • Original 230.6 kB
  • After minification 206.0 kB
  • After compression 33.7 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. Wilmu.edu needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 197.0 kB or 85% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 19 (49%)

Requests Now

39

After Optimization

20

The browser has sent 39 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Wilmu. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 16 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 5 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

wilmu.edu accessibility score

82

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

Elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children.

High

ARIA IDs are not unique

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.

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

Links do not have a discernible name

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Some elements have a [tabindex] value greater than 0

Best Practices

wilmu.edu best practices score

75

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

Browser errors were logged to the console

SEO Factors

wilmu.edu SEO score

90

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 Wilmu.edu 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 Wilmu.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.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph data is detected on the main page of Wilmu. This is the best way to make the web page social media friendly. Here is how it looks like on Facebook: