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Mobile Usability

99/100

Good

Mobile Speed

63/100

Bad

Last tested: 2017-08-27

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rt.com Mobile Usability: 99/100
rt.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 <label class="rightpoll__item">Settle back in…missile tests</label> and 4 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <input type="radio" name="vote[]" class="rightpoll__rad…s-voting-input"> and 3 others are close to other tap targets.
The tap target <label class="rightpoll__item">Result in a local nuclear war</label> is close to 3 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/applications/" class="alternative-li…s__link_footer">Applications</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
The tap target <a href="/rss/" class="alternative-li…s__link_footer">RSS</a> is close to 1 other tap targets.
rt.com Mobile Speed: 63/100
rt.com Mobile Speed Test Quick Overview

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Your page has 1 blocking CSS resources. This causes a delay in rendering your page.
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rt.com Mobile Resources


Total Resources147
Number of Hosts53
Static Resources66
JavaScript Resources28
CSS Resources1

rt.com Mobile Resource Breakdown