WordPress: State of the Web

This report captures a long view of the web, including the adoption of techniques for efficient network utilization and usage of web standards like HTTPS.

Sample Size

The number of URLs analyzed in this report.

Total Kilobytes

The sum of transfer size kilobytes of all resources requested by the page.

See also: Page Weight

Total Requests

The number of resources requested by the page.

See also: Page Weight

HTTPS Requests

The percent of all requests in the crawl whose URLs are prefixed with https.

Pages with Vulnerable JS

The percent of crawled pages that contain at least one known third-party JavaScript vulnerability. Vulnerabilities are detected by Lighthouse using data from Snyk. This metric is only available in mobile tests.

TCP Connections Per Page

The number of TCP connections per page.

HTTP/2 Requests

The percent of all requests in the crawl using HTTP/2.

Font Display

The percent of pages that avoid the flash of invisible text (FOIT) during web font loading by using the font-display CSS property. This metric is measured by Lighthouse and is only available in mobile tests.