How to optimize images on web pages for faster loading



Free software for compressing photo witout loosing qualityGoogle requires the webpage to load in less than a few seconds to give you a first page rank in the search results. Therefore, you need a tool to optimize the size of the image before inserting the illustration into WordPress.


ImageOptim is a free image optimization tool.
Comparing the result with different tools



Alternative solutions

Battle of the image compression wordpress plugins

TinyPNG, EWWW Image Optimizer, and go head-to-head. The results depend more on what your needs are (as always!).

Compression Plugin Review: Smush Pro vs Kraken vs EWWW

For years now, WP Smush has been the most popular free image compression plugin for WordPress with more than 200,000 active installs.