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Mobile Usability

90/100

Good

Mobile Speed

33/100

Bad

Last tested: 2017-08-27

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kickstarter.com Mobile Usability: 90/100
kickstarter.com 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 <a href="#start-of-content" class="site-nav__item…-content__link">Skip to content</a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a id="js-discovery-expand" href="/discover?ref=nav" class="site-nav__item…av__item--text">Explore</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="cycle-pager-active">•</span> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <span>•</span> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/about?ref=footer" class="transition-all…hover-navy-500">What is Kickstarter?</a> and 39 others are close to other tap targets.
Size content to viewport

The page content is too wide for the viewport, forcing the user to scroll horizontally. Size the page content to the viewport to provide a better user experience.
The page content is 418 CSS pixels wide, but the viewport is only 412 CSS pixels wide. The following elements fall outside the viewport:
The element <div class="grid-container">Kickstarter Fo…Install app</div> falls outside the viewport.
kickstarter.com Mobile Speed: 33/100
kickstarter.com Mobile Speed Test Quick Overview

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

Your page has 1 blocking script resources and 1 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering your page.
https://www.kickstarter.com/locale/5a44/en.js
Optimize CSS Delivery of the following:
https://static.kickstarter.com/assets/packages/bas…2ecebe3cc7207a8458.css
Avoid landing page redirects

Your page has 2 redirects. Redirects introduce additional delays before the page can be loaded.
Avoid landing page redirects for the following chain of redirected URLs.
http://kickstarter.com/
https://kickstarter.com/
https://www.kickstarter.com/
Leverage browser caching

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Leverage browser caching for the following cacheable resources:
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https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js (30 minutes)
https://www.kickstarter.com/locale/5a44/en.js (60 minutes)
https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js (2 hours)
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kickstarter.com Mobile Resources


Total Resources66
Number of Hosts17
Static Resources51
JavaScript Resources13
CSS Resources1

kickstarter.com Mobile Resource Breakdown