Image Optimization

  • Why site speed is as important as ever on the visual web

    … that could make a big difference to your page load speed by refactoring your code. JavaScript Libraries I’ve encountered a number of websites that run big JavaScript libraries that aren’t used on a lot of pages, but they still have to load on every page. Making excessive calls to a large amount of unnecessary JavaScript and CSS files slows down…

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  • 5 UX best practices for a search engine focused website

    … on search engine. Slow web pages ruin customers experience because almost half of web users expect a site to load in 2 seconds or less. You can obtain a clear data on your web page speed performance with Google Analytics, Page Speed, YSlow, WebPagetest or Page Speed Insights. Slow web pages are not ideal from a UX and SEO perspective, as corroborated…

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  • How to scale web design to improve page loading speed

    … You might be thinking, what’s the fuss about website speed? What is important about the average page loading speed? According to Aberdeen Group, a 1-second delay in page load time yields: 11% fewer page views A 16% decrease in customer satisfaction A 7% loss in conversions Amazon reported an increased revenue of 1% for every 100…

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  • How to optimize your mobile site speed: Testing for issues

    … The right picture is very useful on mobile and responsive websites. But images that are too large, too numerous and unnecessary simply slow down page load times and get in the way of the users reading and doing what they need to do. The problem: the size of webpages sent to mobile phones has quadrupled in just five years. The main cause: images…

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  • How to create SEO-friendly content

    … internal or external can lead to the exact opposite results. Make sure that every link serves its own purpose in your content. Optimize images The optimization of your images provides an additional opportunity to show up in search results, this time in image search. As visual content becomes more and more prominent, it cannot be left out of SEO…

    Search Engine Watchin SEO Content How To's- 21 readers -
  • How To Optimize Your WordPress Images With ShortPixel Plugin

    … This week we’ve been covering how to improve the performance and speed of your WordPress website. Once you have ensured the basics are taken care of, it’s important to make sure images used throughout your website have been optimized to load fast. If you’re using photos taken from an iPhone or a digital camera, it’s likely […] The post How To Optimize Your WordPress Images With ShortPixel Plugin appeared first on Startup Hero. …

    Ryan Gray/ IMGRINDin Blogging How To's- 17 readers -
  • Getting Ready for 2017: Creative Resources

    … It’s about that time of year. Pumpkin spice lattes and Halloween candy have made their debut, reminding us that 2017 is just around the corner. Yes, the holiday season is upon us, but it’s also time to start planning your marketing budget, resources, and strategy for the new year! To get you into the right mindset, Boost Media shares…

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  • The Blogger’s Guide To Optimizing Images For The Web

    … down? Test your site’s speed with Google PageSpeed Insights. If Google reports unoptimized images as a problem, here’s what you need to know to fix it. Image optimization basics When it comes to optimizing images on your blog, there are a few different things you need to be aware of: file type, image size and dimensions, how you serve your images…

    Blogging Wizardin Blogging- 28 readers -
  • Guide to Getting Started with Facebook Ads: Creative

    … Continuing our getting started guide for Facebook Ads, Boost Media will key in this week on how to generate effective creative for Facebook ads. If you haven’t already, check out the first installment of this series where we cover Facebook Ad objectives, budget, and campaign management practices; and the second installment, where we review…

    Karen Amundson/ BoostBlog- 25 readers -
  • Make Your Mark On Facebook Canvas

    … If you haven’t yet heard about Facebook Canvas, or you’re looking for insight on how to tackle this new advertising modality, we urge you to read on. Facebook Canvas is a full-screen mobile ad experience, enabling users to interact with branded content that loads as much as 10 times faster than a typical mobile landing page, and is intended…

    Karen Amundson/ BoostBlogin Social Facebook- 21 readers -
  • Pin Your Marketing Efforts on Pinterest, or Risk Missing Out

    … with images produce a 650% higher engagement rate than regular text posts.” It’s time to build your library of images and develop an efficient, scalable system for producing great visual content. Optimizing Promoted Pins Brands have a tremendous opportunity to influence a customer’s desires and future purchasing decisions through Pinterest Promoted…

    Karen Amundson/ BoostBlogin Social- 22 readers -
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