Report Summary

  • 39

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    57% of other websites

  • 81

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 58% of websites

  • 69

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    39% of websites

  • 100

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    96% of websites

sudouest.com

Sud Ouest : actualités en direct et infos du journal Sudouest.fr

Page Load Speed

5.9 sec in total

First Response

221 ms

Resources Loaded

4.8 sec

Page Rendered

919 ms

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Key Findings

We analyzed Sudouest.com page load time and found that the first response time was 221 ms and then it took 5.7 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

sudouest.com performance score

39

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value4.7 s

13/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value7.3 s

5/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value5.4 s

56/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value680 ms

44/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value10.8 s

22/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

sudouest.com

221 ms

www.sudouest.fr

489 ms

main.css

89 ms

jquery-ui.min.css

67 ms

modernizr.js

73 ms

Our browser made a total of 288 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 0% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original Sudouest.com, 19% (55 requests) were made to Assets.sudouest.fr and 16% (47 requests) were made to Images.sudouest.fr. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (627 ms) relates to the external source Static.blogs.sudouest.fr.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 1.1 MB (24%)

Content Size

4.7 MB

After Optimization

3.6 MB

In fact, the total size of Sudouest.com main page is 4.7 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. 85% 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 3.3 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-82%

Potential reduce by 201.4 kB

  • Original 246.0 kB
  • After minification 225.6 kB
  • After compression 44.7 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. 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 201.4 kB or 82% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-3%

Potential reduce by 87.4 kB

  • Original 3.3 MB
  • After minification 3.2 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. Sud Ouest images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-66%

Potential reduce by 606.9 kB

  • Original 915.8 kB
  • After minification 877.9 kB
  • After compression 309.0 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 606.9 kB or 66% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-80%

Potential reduce by 218.6 kB

  • Original 272.5 kB
  • After minification 266.3 kB
  • After compression 53.9 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. Sudouest.com needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 218.6 kB or 80% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 142 (51%)

Requests Now

278

After Optimization

136

The browser has sent 278 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Sud Ouest. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 112 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 10 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

sudouest.com accessibility score

81

Accessibility Issues

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

These items highlight common accessibility best practices.

Impact

Issue

High

[user-scalable="no"] is used in the <meta name="viewport"> element or the [maximum-scale] attribute is less than 5.

Best Practices

sudouest.com best practices score

69

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

High

Serves images with low resolution

General

Impact

Issue

High

Registers an unload listener

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

SEO Factors

sudouest.com SEO score

100

Search Engine Optimization Advices

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

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    FR

  • Language Claimed

    FR

  • Encoding

    UTF-8

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Sudouest.com can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that French is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Sudouest.com 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 Sud Ouest. 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: