There are many different ways of optimizing the performance of your website. While many developers tend to look for the troubles inside their code, there are some things that designers can do to make a website load faster.
There are many good image editing tools that allow us to get the best visual result for a certain file size but "under the hood" a lot more optimization can be done
Recently I stumbled on smush it! – new service which can help you decrease the load time of your website. smush it! uses a simple principle: “There are many good image editing tools that allow us to get the best visual result for a certain file size but "under the hood" a lot more optimization can be done”. By optimizing the images on your website you can decrease their size which in result will decrease the load time of your website!
The service works in several modes. First of all you can upload your images to the service so it can scan it and provide you with an optimized version if applicable.
The best part is that the service provides you with a .zip file containing all the optimized images. In order to optimize your website all you have to do is to replace the images on the server and voillá. Your visitors can enjoy shorter load times instantly.
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