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Mobile Usability

94/100

Good

Mobile Speed

74/100

Medium

Last tested: 2017-08-27

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kotaku.com Mobile Usability: 94/100
kotaku.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 <article id="post_1795027288" class="postlist__item…item-frontpage">Bath Scenes, O…see new sides…</article> and 19 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="//kinja.com/rileymacleod">Riley MacLeod</a> and 19 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://kotaku.…gam-1795027288" class="js_entry-link js_publish_time">2 minutes ago</a> and 21 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="meta__tools js…st-dropdown-ct">EditPromoteGo to permalink</div> and 21 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="#" class="post-dropdown-…kened--onhover"></a> and 21 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="item__content js_item-content">Bathing is a w…see new sides…</div> and 19 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://kotaku.…gam-1795027288"></a> and 2 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="" class="meta__data met…_data--comment"></a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="#" class="meta__data met…r js_like_icon"></a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <figure class="asset main-med…in-mediafigure"></figure> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://steamed…com/1795024959"></a> and 7 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://kotaku.…s-s-1795021131"></a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="ad-promotions-…motion-desktop">02</div> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <figure class="asset main-med…mmerce-image-b"></figure> and 2 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://kotaku.…-no-1795019034"></a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://kotaku.…s-f-1795018264"></a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://compete…ake-1795013459"></a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/about">About Blog</a> and 9 others are close to other tap targets.
kotaku.com Mobile Speed: 74/100
kotaku.com Mobile Speed Test Quick Overview

Optimize images

Properly formatting and compressing images can save many bytes of data.
Optimize the following images to reduce their size by 224KiB (53% reduction).
Compressing https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/…hkdy9dq3rgyjkjl4ph.jpg could save 155.1KiB (76% reduction).
Compressing https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/…wc4k3iwggpnexppeux.jpg could save 59.1KiB (35% reduction).
Compressing https://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/…vslxuqnwgsd2x6yuws.jpg could save 9.8KiB (22% reduction).
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://secure-dcr.imrworldwide.com/novms/js/2/ggcmb500.js (expiration not specified)
http://widget.perfectmarket.com/gawkermedia-network/load.js (5 minutes)
http://www.googletagservices.com/tag/js/gpt.js (15 minutes)
http://cdn.krxd.net/controltag/JO5Gtwu8.js (20 minutes)
http://cdn.krxd.net/controltag?confid=JO5Gtwu8 (20 minutes)
http://ads.rubiconproject.com/header/12156.js (27.8 minutes)
http://js-sec.indexww.com/ht/htw-gawker.js (41.3 minutes)
http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/osd.js (60 minutes)
http://rules.quantcount.com/rules-p-d4P3FpSypJrlA.js (60 minutes)
http://s.skimresources.com/js/33330X911644.skimlinks.js (60 minutes)
http://static.chartbeat.com/js/chartbeat.js (2 hours)
http://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js (2 hours)
https://www.google-analytics.com/analytics.js (2 hours)
https://z.moatads.com/gawker582857354/moatad.js (2.8 hours)
http://cdn.taboola.com/libtrc/gawkermedia-network/loader.js (4 hours)
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 HTML for the following resources to reduce their size by 885B (40% reduction).
Minifying http://cdn-gl.imrworldwide.com/novms/html/ls.html could save 885B (40% reduction) after compression.
Minify JavaScript

Compacting JavaScript code can save many bytes of data and speed up downloading, parsing, and execution time.
Minify JavaScript for the following resources to reduce their size by 552B (11% reduction).
Minifying http://secure-dcr.imrworldwide.com/cgi-bin/cfg?pli…=1494274988&rnd=261295 could save 552B (11% reduction) after compression.

kotaku.com Mobile Resources


Total Resources163
Number of Hosts60
Static Resources69
JavaScript Resources60
CSS Resources2

kotaku.com Mobile Resource Breakdown