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Mobile Speed

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Last tested: 2017-08-27

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psu.edu Mobile Usability: 90/100
psu.edu 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 <html class="js">Penn State-A P…Top</html> and 10 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <html class="js">Penn State-A P…Top</html> and 12 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="skip-link">Skip to main content</div> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <header id="section-header" class="section section-header">President Find…ics Healthcare</header> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="zone-user-wrapper" class="zone-wrapper z…apper clearfix">President Find…Departments</div> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="zone-user" class="zone zone-user…x container-12">President Find…Departments</div> and 20 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="region-user-first" class="grid-9 prefix-…ion-user-first">President Find…Departments</div> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <ul class="menu">President Find…y now Give now</ul> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <ul class="menu">President Find…y now Give now</ul> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.psu.edu/admission">Apply now</a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="region-branding" class="grid-4 region region-branding">Penn State University</div> and 5 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="block-title">Information for:</h2> is close to 11 other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="block-title">Information for:</h2> is close to 11 other tap targets.
The tap target <li>1</li> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a class="flex-active">1</a> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <a>2</a> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="bar clearfix">Penn State New…Select a Topic</div> is close to 3 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="bar-link left">Penn State New…tate News Feed</div> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://news.psu.edu">Penn State News</a> is close to 3 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="view view-topi…fd88813cf40977">Select a Topic…Select a Topic</div> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="form-item form…form-item-jump">Select a Topic…Select a Topic</div> is close to 7 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="form-item form…form-item-jump">Select a Topic…Select a Topic</div> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="form-item form…form-item-jump">Select a Topic…Select a Topic</div> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="customSelect c…mSelectChanged">Select a Topic</span> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="customSelectInner">Select a Topic</span> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <input id="edit-go" type="submit" name="op" class="ctools-jump-me…menu-processed"> is close to 4 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="field-items">AcademicsPenn…ed with the...</div> and 7 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="node-title">Penn State gra…to his degree</h2> is close to 6 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://news.ps…oad-his-degree">Penn State gra…to his degree</a> is close to 6 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="field-items">Commencement m…Center (MAC).</div> and 9 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="node-title">Commencement m…are one team&#39;</h2> and 2 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://news.ps…-team%E2%80%99">Commencement m…are one team&#39;</a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="node-title">Penn State gra…s Pennsylvania</h2> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://news.ps…s-pennsylvania">Penn State gra…s Pennsylvania</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="field-items">Penn State lea…rchGo to video</div> and 5 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="node-title">Penn State lea…tment research</h2> is close to 11 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="javascript:void(0)">Penn State lea…tment research</a> is close to 11 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="facebook-page-title">pennstate</div> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.fac….com/pennstate">pennstate</a> is close to 2 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="tweet-author-wrapper clearfix">penn_state…ow @penn_state</div> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="tweet-author">penn_state</div> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="https://twitter.com/penn_state">penn_state</a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://twitter.com/PSUTurf">@PSUTurf</a> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="region-footer-first" class="grid-4 region…n-footer-first">Penn State…t a college...</div> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <h2 class="block-title">Penn State</h2> is close to 10 other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first progress">Progress</li> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first progress">Progress</li> and 2 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="hotlines">Hotlines</li> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://psu.edu/ur/hotline.html">Hotlines</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="gold apply">Apply Now</li> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="gold apply">Apply Now</li> and 2 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://giveto.psu.edu">Give Now</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <div id="block-psu-coll…pus-jump-block" class="block block-ps…-without-title">All campuses…t a college...</div> and 16 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="jump-container campus clearfix">All campuses…ct a campus...</div> is close to 8 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="view view-coll…f0a736051d6324">Select a campu…ct a campus...</div> and 5 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <label for="edit-jump--2">Select a campus</label> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <select id="edit-jump--2" name="jump" class="ctools-jump-me…ct form-select">Select a campu…York</select> is close to 8 other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="customSelect c…mSelectChanged">Select a campus...</span> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <span class="customSelectInner">Select a campus...</span> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first leaf">Facebook</li> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.fac….com/pennstate" class="facebook">Facebook</a> is close to 5 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://twitter.com/penn_state" class="twitter">Twitter</a> is close to 5 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.you….com/pennstate" class="youtube">YouTube</a> is close to 5 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://www.fli…/pennstatelive" class="flickr">Flickr</a> is close to 5 other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="footer-left">Employment Map…814-865-4700</div> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first leaf">Employment</li> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="first leaf">Employment</li> and 13 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="http://psu.jobs/">Employment</a> and 8 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="leaf">Maps</li> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <li class="last leaf">Search</li> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <p class="phone-number">814-865-4700</p> and 1 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <div class="footer-right">Privacy Non-di…versity © 2015</div> is close to 1 other tap targets.
psu.edu Mobile Speed: 52/100
psu.edu Mobile Speed Test Quick Overview

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

Your page has 9 blocking script resources and 11 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering your page.
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http://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js
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Optimize CSS Delivery of the following:
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Optimize images

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Optimize the following images to reduce their size by 408.6KiB (47% reduction).
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Enable compression for the following resources to reduce their transfer size by 52.3KiB (74% reduction).
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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:
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Minify JavaScript

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Minify JavaScript for the following resources to reduce their size by 9.4KiB (20% reduction).
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psu.edu Mobile Resources


Total Resources88
Number of Hosts23
Static Resources65
JavaScript Resources26
CSS Resources14

psu.edu Mobile Resource Breakdown