How can I reduce the size of my images to help them load faster?

Time to read: 1 minute

There are many tool available that allow you to reduce the size of your JPEG and PNG images by compressing them. This allows your images to load faster, and in turn helps your pages to load faster. Our favorite tool for doing this is a free site call TinyPNG. It does a fantastic job of compressing your image files.

One thing to keep in mind when preparing your images for the web is that your images should be 72 dpi and should be of a reasonable size when it comes to their dimensions. Try not to make your images larger than they need be.

Still need help?

If you haven't done so already, be sure to have a look at the product page of the theme or stack for which seeking help. Each product page has tutorial videos that walk you through using that product's options.

The product pages also offer a vast wealth of information in the details section which often answers a lot of users' questions as well.