Grimag AD Optimized Magazine – PageSpeed Score 81:67

Theme Created:  2014-01-02   Full Theme Description   DEMO

Grimag is a powerful, high quality, clean magazine WordPress theme for editors and SEO-experts specifically designed for ultimate monetization result. Plenty advertisement areas are placed in prominent spots and blended perfectly with the content in a professionally looking online magazine.  The most awaited feature is the built-in solution for AdSense on responsive layouts. Easy creating and customizing sidebars for different parts of your site: post, page, and project.

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W3C Validator

Validator performs the markup validation of HTML and XHTML documents and allows to evaluate the technical quality of web page code. It is important for browser compatibility and site usability.

Result of Home Page validation: This page was successfully checked - 0 errors

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Performance evaluation via PageSpeed Insights on Desktop and Mobile Device

Analysis was done for the Home Page of theme demo. PageSpeed Insights fetches a site with a webkit renderer that emulates both mobile and desktop devices and takes into account characteristics of mobile networks.
The results returned by the PageSpeed Insights API includes the following information: PageSpeed score, summary statistics for the page and PageSpeed results for rules based on general principles of web page performance.

1. PageSpeed score

The PageSpeed Score (0-100) indicates how much faster a page could be. A high score indicates little room for improvement, while a low score indicates more room for improvement.
From the point of theme evaluating this characteristic shows how in the theme had taken into account the data processing, minification and optimal loading.

  Desktop PageSpeed Score

81 / 100

  Mobile PageSpeed Score

67 / 100

2. Page Statistic - Breakdown of page resources size

IMPORTANT! Sizes for HTML, text, CSS and JS resources in statistic are shown as for uncompressed ones.

Number and total size of all requests

DesktopMobile
Total size of all requests (considering the compression of HTML, text, CSS and JS resources)667 KB1504 KB
Number of requests109134

As we can see from graph and summary table:

  • The amount of downloaded data for mobile device increased by 837 KB which means loading not only theme data common for the desktop and mobile devices but also data specific to the mobile device.
  • Total page size does not exceed the reasonable values ​​for page loading on a mobile device.
  • The number of requests for a mobile device has increased by 25 which further decreases the page load speed.

 

3. PageSpeed results

PageSpeed analyzes web pages using rules based on main principles of web page performance and generates result for each rule. Following table shows results of the evaluation and recommendations for rules, which performance depends on the quality of the theme source code.

RuleDesktopMobile
Avoid landing page redirects
Theme has no redirects.
Reduce server response time
In our test, server responded in 0.81 seconds. There are dozens of potential factors which may slow down the response of server: slow application logic, slow database queries, slow routing, frameworks, libraries, resource CPU starvation, or memory starvation.
Minify CSS
Compacting CSS code can save many bytes of data and speed up download and parse times.
Minify HTML
Compacting HTML code, including any inline JavaScript and CSS contained in it, can save many bytes of data and speed up download and parse times.
Minify JavaScript
Compacting JavaScript code can save many bytes of data and speed up downloading, parsing, and execution time.
Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content
Theme has 2 blocking script resources and 24 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering Theme.
Optimize images
Properly formatting and compressing images can save many bytes of data.
Prioritize visible content
You have the above-the-fold content properly prioritized.
Description
   Fixing this would have a measurable impact on page performance.
    Fixing of this rule slightly helps to improve page performance.
  There is nothing to improve. Good job!
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