Image optimization

Where You Should Host Blog Images Without Affecting Load time?

Where You Should Host Blog Images Without Affecting Load time?

"A picture speaks a thousand words." Images on your blog play a major role, and I have discussed them earlier here. For quick recap: Images make your post look more visually appealing. Posts with images get more social media share than a post without an image. Images help in driving traffic from Image search engine. There are few more reasons, but above three are most important. Now, one of the basic question which I never covered before, and that is: Where one should host their blog images? Today, I got an email from one of the readers who (21 comments)

5 Alternative Ways To Optimize Images on Your Blog

5 Alternative Ways To Optimize Images on Your Blog

One of the issues when maintaining your own website or blog site is answering the question “How do I optimize images?”, isn’t it? This is most eespecially if you found out that your images and even the thumbnails is loading too slow. And f you are not aware, a slow loading website can affect your website hence, bounce rate is more likely to increase. Not only that, if this problem continue to persist you will soon lose all your precious visitors and this is going to affect your website’s ranking from SERP or search engine results page. On the other hand, (8 comments)

Smush.it Added Bulk WordPress Image Smushing Option

Smush.it Added Bulk WordPress Image Smushing Option

Some time in the past I shared about Wp smush.it plugin which is one essential WordPress plugin to optimize (compress) the size of uploaded images on WordPress. Though the only feature which I ever missed in this plugin is bulk smushing and smushing old images. Earlier this plugin use to compress images which is uploaded after installing the plugin and you can smush old images one by one. Though with latest updated version of this plugin you can smush (Compress) old uploaded images. This is going to be very useful for those who are using lots of (10 comments)