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Error with all pagespeed test tools [closed]

I'm trying to reduce my pagespeed loading time However all tools I try to use give an error. Google pagespeed insights gives a backend error, pindom tool just says it does not work and webpagetest....
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Google Pagespeed test, image slowing speed

I have to test the speed from my Website with PageSpeed Insights, it found what slow my sites, I have to try how here to say, but nothing to change... My Website has with SSL, https://linuxusers....
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MediaWiki: Avoid multiple page redirects

I have an all default MediaWiki website: No added CSS/JS, No added extensions or custom PHP. I run the homepage of that website in Google Pagespeed Insights and I get: MediaWiki: Avoid multiple ...
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Does wordpress give a disadvantage to your page speed score?

I have a website for instance that only contains the default "Hello World" and other headers and internal links as it is a new wordpress installation. It uses the Twenty Nineteen theme which I believe ...
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Is a site going to get blacklisted if it serves different versions to Google's Pagespeed crawlers and normal users?

The question is really two-fold: Is it possible to cheat a pagespeed analyzer by detecting the useragent (~Lighthouse | other pagespeed crawlers) and serving a reduced and faster version of the ...
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What does it mean to have “Web browser is waiting for data from the server” high on a speed test site. I have 21560.1s in wait time? [duplicate]

The web page took 22792 ms to load, used 119 requests, and weighed in at 1.7 MB. The Google Page Speed performance grade for this web page is 70/100. I'm looking to decrease my load times, but am ...
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Should we improve time to first byte or Page Speed Insights score for SEO?

Google posted last summer that "page speed" will impact the search result rankings also on mobile devices. But I think there is a little confusion about the term "page speed". The test tool which ...
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If I change a Wordpress Theme then will it result in Performance and Page Loading Speed Improvements?

My wordpress blog is running on a very advanced, powerful and e-commerce capable theme. The issue is, this theme is packed with hundreds of DOM classes, Javascripts library and multiple CSS files. ...
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Page Speed Insights: SPA receives 66/100 on mobile however 0/100 on desktop

I've created a single page application using AngularJS but noticed that on desktop the Google Page Speed Insights is ranking the Desktop as 0/100 even though there is no change between scripts/...
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Google PageSpeed Inisghts cannot render page

I am getting "The URL was fetched, but nothing was rendered" error in PageSpeed Inisghts, consistently over a few days. It's a new website. Every other tool I tried says there's nothing wrong: ...
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Does Google PageSpeed Insights have nothing to do with where my server is?

Here is the Page Speed Insight: https://developers.google.com/speed/pagespeed/insights/ I sometimes run my website on it but ALWAYS get the same result. However, I used to think this is very ...
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How to Fix Leverage browser caching connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js?

While testing my site on Google PageSpeed insights tools it showing very much poor result of Mobile Page Load speed as you see on the image. How can i get a well score.is it will be solved if solve ...
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PageSpeed Insights Render Blocking Styles on Secondary Pages Only

I am working in a custom WordPress theme and trying to optimize for higher scores on Google's PageSpeed Insights. I have the homepage scoring 100/100 for mobile/desktop with zero render blocking ...
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Prioritise Visible Content - Google PageSpeed Insights

Wondering if anyone can help me. I'm having issues with prioritizing visible content (PVC). I've read all the Google documentation and understand the above-the-fold content is the top 500px but can'...
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Leverage Browser Caching - third party resources

I am optimising a website based on PageSpeed Insights guidelines. And one of the points is to Leverage Browser Caching. And in this case - for the third party resources - like Google Analytics and ...
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Getting F on PageSpeed because not resized to 0x0

I suddenly started getting an F for scaled images on PageSpeed Insights, and reading the details it said: ....jpg is resized in HTML or CSS from 1024x680 to 0x0. Serving a scaled image could save ...
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Do PageSpeed Insights vary by location?

I'm testing my own website using google page speed insights API with the following URL https://www.googleapis.com/pagespeedonline/v2/runPagespeed?url=http://hazemhagrass.com&strategy=desktop I ...
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Google Analytics considers Gleam App's loading time as a Page Loading time.

I have embedded the Gleam App widget on my client's website. Let me inform about the Gleam app first. The Gleam App is used for the Giveaways. The participant has to complete certain entries to get ...
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Redirect to WWW with HTTPS optimization

I want to redirect all my website pages to https and www. In order to do that I'm using the rules below and it's working fine. # Rewrite to WWW with HTTPS RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off # First rewrite to ...
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What is above-the-fold content?

According to the "About" page of Google PageSpeed Insights the test measures: time to above-the-fold load: Elapsed time from the moment a user requests a new page and to the moment the above-the-fold ...
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Leverage Browser caching - not picking up expires header

Currently working on improving my page speed score with Google PageSpeed Insights. My biggest issue according to PageSpeed Insights is Leverage browser caching. About 17 images come back as "no ...
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Getting this error for last 3 days “Timeout while fetching the main resource.” [closed]

I am getting "Timeout while fetching the main resource." error for one my site for last 3 days. Check here speed insight tool shows erratic screen shot of site. sometimes show partially loaded ...
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Forum index page shows logged out even when logged in. Caching or cookie issue?

I'm running Nginx with modpagespeed served by CloudFlare DNS for my forum website. Cookies seem to hold, but the forum index itself shows you're logged out when you're logged in, unless you append /...
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Browser cache persistently expires for images in mod_pagespeed cache

Recently installed Google's plugin mod_pagespeed and I want to use it exclusively to address image optimization. So far the result frim Pagespeed insights has been hit or miss. Half the time it does ...
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Getting Prioritize visible content warning for page size less than 14.6 kb

I'm running a test page that has no js and some inlined css that is 2.24 KB. When I run the test on pagespeed everything turns out fine, but when I include an image that is 5.9 KB I get the "...
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How do I install/configure install Google's PageSpeed Module on cPanel (not WHM) and/or via PuTTY?

My setup: Shared hosting plan on SiteGround. cPanel from SiteGround (Not WHM... whatever that is) Windows 10 PuTTY (installed, logged into my cPanel username: I've found and read through various ...
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How long will Google Search take to recognize that a website is now mobile-friendly?

I updated a client's website 3 weeks ago to use Bootstrap. Since then I've run almost every other day Google's Mobile-Friendly test and also Google's PageSpeed, and all results are in the green. ...
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How can I resolve above-the-fold content rendering for CSS files if I'm using Cloudflare?

I've been wanting to learn how to increase my page loads when site building and when researching I learned about Google's PageSpeed Insights. After testing my site, I realized that Google is scoring ...
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Will removing certain libraries when bots visit the web page affect SEO?

I included jquery and bootstrap mainly for user experience. When I checked my site’s speed on Google's PageSpeed, it recommended me to remove those libraries in order to boost page speed. Now, if I ...
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Google Pagespeed: How to satisfy the new image compression rules?

We have several pages with good Pageseed-values - even those with 100/100. Since a few days however, Pagespeed claims across all sites (technically different, different servers) that our images could ...
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What rendering engine does Google's PageSpeed and mobile-friendly test use? [closed]

You'd think just "webkit", but the screenshots it shows me (and the issues it finds) are quite different to anything that I've seen via devtools device testing or using actual devices. Is it maybe ...
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Does Google's speed test api account for a SPA application?

I've yet to find specifics, but does anyone know if google's page speed score account for the fact that your app may be a single page application(SPA)? This could in theory change the results of the ...
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When optimizing CSS, what is considered “small” for inserting it inline into the page?

Where should I put the css? Google recommends to put the css of the above the fold, in the same page: https://developers.google.com/speed/docs/insights/OptimizeCSSDelivery If the external CSS ...
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Minifying HTML = negative impact on Google Pagespeed

Google Pagespeed says that we should minify our HTML-output. So we did this (using Minify-library and Minify_HTML::minify($content);) The warning went away, and our pagespeed score dropped around 5 ...
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When is eliminating render-blocking CSS worth it?

We wanted to follow the PageSpeed Insights CSS recommendations and separate critical and deferred CSS. To that end we read lots of posts and recommendations, such as Optimize CSS Delivery and ...
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Putting CSS/JS in header for faster load times

I've been reading many articles lately about SEO on load times. Trying to get the perfect load time can be quite time-consuming but also a good feeling when you see your site loading twice as quick. ...
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Can minifying the HTML of page have a negative effect on SEO?

I've been reviewing the speed of a site using Google PageSpeed, and one of the things it told me to do was minify the HTML of the page. I'm fine with this, but by minifying the HTML (or any other ...
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My Fetch and Rendered page versions ary very different from my actual page - any ideas why? [closed]

I have made significant changes in my site's structure - both html and CSS. I've tested it on both localhost, live, and on mobile - with and without caching. It is responsive and works perfectly. But ...
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Google Search Console verification problem after blocking countries

I have recently blocked all countries except USA and Australia to access my web server as I was getting frequent attacks from many countries. My business is totally based in Australia and I don't ...
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Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a site with Magento?

I'm considering installing Google's PageSpeed module on a Debian Linux / Apache 2.4 web server to speed up a Magento CE website. Will using Google's PageSpeed module help to speed up a website using ...
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Streaming Vs Downloading Site Load Speed debate

We have a number of sites that use bg video - currently the video file (1.4mb) is loaded from the server and increases page load. My question is whether streaming the video on loop via Vimeo or ...
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Forcing page-speed insights to rescan my page

I'm trying to get google to rescan my page at page-speed insights. After the initial scan, I get results along with the following at the bottom: *The results are cached for 30s. If you have made ...
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Browser Cache Control

First: I'm a Designer that knows some HTML and CSS, not a programmer, so I'm so in advance for my limited knowledge and understanding :) My website skeleton is based on a single HTML and a few CSS &...
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How to Exclude URL From PageSpeed Modification

I am currently working with the PageSpeed module and one of the URLs it is modifying I need to restrict. Here is the page I am looking at but it does not seem to have the solution for restricting the ...
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How to SpeedUp? Small Wordpress page, 447kb, load time ~3sec

Testing: Under NameCheap shared hosting my 5 page Wordpress site first page is 447kb HTTPS and 23 requests but takes 3 seconds to load (pingdom). That is rather poor right? Tried a second time ...
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Google PageSpeed Insight: redirecting non-www to www does not use cache version

If I test my website with Google PageSpeed, I get a lower score if I test mydomain.com than if I test www.mydomain.com. In the first case, Google complains my server took too much time to respond. I ...
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How to manage the leverage browser caching for third party JS files? [duplicate]

Is it possible to set and expiration date for the file http://assets.pinterest.com/js/pinit_main.js? And the other stuff down the list? I want to bring up my score as high as possible. I'm using ...
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Google speed Insights displays CSS modifications but not when accessing the page

I made some CSS changes to my website but they aren't displayed when I access the website. What's weird is that when I run a Google Speed Insights test, the screenshot displayed of the website has the ...
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How do I enable users to download large images on mobile in an SEO friendly way without complication?

This is what is getting to me. Currently, the mobile version of my photo site allows people the option to view the photo full-size directly in their browser even tho its larger than the standard ...
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Do websites have to rank an “A” on GTMetrix?

Lately I've noticed that a lot of clients refer to the GTMetrix rating system when discussing deliverables for their website. In their eyes, GTMetrix is great because it allows them to validate the ...