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Mobile Speed

52/100

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Last tested: 2017-08-27

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express.co.uk Mobile Usability: 99/100
express.co.uk Mobile Usability Test Quick Overview

Size tap targets appropriately

Some of the links/buttons on your webpage may be too small for a user to easily tap on a touchscreen. Consider making these tap targets larger to provide a better user experience.
The following tap targets are close to other nearby tap targets and may need additional spacing around them.
The tap target <li id="taw0" class="taw taw0">Wrongful Termi…ghtsVisit Site</li> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://google…ivenine%3Dgd-c" class="rhtitle rhdefaultcolored">Wrongful Termination Help</a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="rhbody">Unfairly fired…ase Review Now</span> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://google…ivenine%3Dgd-c" class="rhurl rhdefaultcolored">Your CA Workplace Rights</a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://google…ivenine%3Dgd-c" class="rhbutton">Visit Site</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="abgc" class="abgc">AdChoices</div> is close to 3 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/privacy">Privacy Policy</a> and 6 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a id="accept_cookies" href="#">Accept Cookies</a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/cookie-policy">this link</a> is close to 3 other tap targets.
express.co.uk Mobile Speed: 52/100
express.co.uk Mobile Speed Test Quick Overview

Eliminate render-blocking JavaScript and CSS in above-the-fold content

Your page has 8 blocking script resources and 2 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering your page.
http://tags.tiqcdn.com/utag/northern-and-shell/dx/prod/utag.sync.js
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/js/dist/vendor-header.min.js
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http://tags.crwdcntrl.net/c/7102/cc_af.js?ns=_cc7102
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http://native.sharethrough.com/assets/sfp.js
http://ad.crwdcntrl.net/5/c=7102/pe=y/callback=extractPid
Optimize CSS Delivery of the following:
http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans+C…,700|Open+Sans:300,600
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/css/dist/app20170508.min.css
Leverage browser caching

Setting an expiry date or a maximum age in the HTTP headers for static resources instructs the browser to load previously downloaded resources from local disk rather than over the network.
Leverage browser caching for the following cacheable resources:
http://cache.btrll.com/default/Pix-1x1.gif (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/css/dist/app20170508.min.css (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/fonts/DailyExpress1.woff (expiration not specified)
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http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/p…sociated-companies.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/box-header.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/p…eu-referendum-flag.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/p…eferendum-gb-flag3.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/express_logo.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/header_addons.gif (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/icons/action_more.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/p…icons/show_submenu.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/icons/slideshow.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/p…ons/social-media-3.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/page/placeholder.gif (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/img/w…2x52/head2_icon_07.png (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/js/dist/app20170508.min.js (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/js/dist/vendor-footer.min.js (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/theme/Mobile/js/dist/vendor-header.min.js (expiration not specified)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/covers/70x91/front_2017-05-08.jpg (5 minutes)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/1/285x190/801433_1.jpg (5 minutes)
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http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/139/285x395/801849_1.jpg (5 minutes)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/139/590x/801932_1.jpg (5 minutes)
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http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/78/285x190/801901_1.jpg (5 minutes)
http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/dynamic/78/590x/801637_1.jpg (5 minutes)
http://tags.tiqcdn.com/utag/northern-and-shell/dx/prod/utag.js (5 minutes)
http://tags.tiqcdn.com/utag/northern-and-shell/dx/prod/utag.sync.js (5 minutes)
http://cdn.gigya.com/JS/gigya.js?apiKey=3_BBXBRC0Q…YbWWtrnCBKphB69PH9tXSb (15 minutes)
http://platform-cdn.sharethrough.com/api/external/…QihS9NqgBq/public.json (15 minutes)
http://www.googletagservices.com/tag/js/gpt.js (15 minutes)
http://connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js (20 minutes)
http://connect.facebook.net/signals/config/568781449942811?v=2.7.6 (20 minutes)
http://tags.tiqcdn.com/utag/tiqapp/utag.v.js?a=nor…80831&cb=1494279423956 (30 minutes)
http://js-sec.indexww.com/ht/p/183871-280760540362456.js (32.9 minutes)
http://gum.criteo.com/sync?r=2&c=158&j=STRCriteoCallback (60 minutes)
http://native.sharethrough.com/assets/sfp-iframe-buster.js (60 minutes)
http://native.sharethrough.com/assets/sfp.js (60 minutes)
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http://www.google-analytics.com/plugins/ua/ec.js (60 minutes)
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http://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js (2 hours)
https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js (2 hours)
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express.co.uk Mobile Resources


Total Resources223
Number of Hosts89
Static Resources86
JavaScript Resources61
CSS Resources4

express.co.uk Mobile Resource Breakdown