When you are keeping images on your site you have to make sure that those images are optimized properly.
High-Quality images are big in size which is one of the main reasons your website is loading slow.
Slow load affects the ranking factor in Google so it is important to keep in mind to optimize images to boost SEO.
Paid software like Adobe Photoshop can be pretty expensive for most of the web designers. So what to do?
Well, no need to panic. There are various free online image optimization tools which can be very helpful.
Top 5 best of those are listed below.
Optimizilla has this algorithm that helps to shrink PNG and JPEG images into the smaller size meanwhile keeping the quality level.
You can upload 20 images at once and set the compression level of each image separately.
You can download all the images at once as it will create a zip file for you.
TinyPNG is one of the widely used tools for the image optimization.
You can upload up to 20 images at once and each image size has to be more than 5 MB.
It also supports animated PNG images.
After the optimization, you can either save the image on your computer or you can also save it in Dropbox.
CompressNow is an easy image optimization tool.
You can upload up to 10 images at once and the image size can be up to 9Mb.
After uploading all you have to do is select the compression level by percentage and then click the compress now button.
There you go. Your image is optimized now.
JPG, JPEG, GIF, PNG are the widely used image extension that you can compress from CompressNow.
Resize Photos is another free image optimization tool which comes handy when you need filter images.
This tool is important for resizing and compressing photos which you need for posting in online forums and in emails.
You can upload your image and get multiple image effects like Photo effects, Captions, Borders, Reflection, Shadows, Rounded Corners and many more.
JPEGmini reduces image size by up to 80%, without compromising quality.
Upload your image and see the before and after effect with the slider.
It sends your photo on a diet. You should try it to optimize images.