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Image Optimization: Desktop programs like Photoshop and web programs like Smush.it can help to reduce image size, using the “Save for Web” feature. The image quality will decrease alongside the image and, as a result, developers have to find the sweet spot between image size and quality. Developers who rely on HTML to reduce image sizes (ie. WordPress blogs) don’t actually create more room on the server. On the contrary, a web browser would still have to load the original image size before it reloads and resizes the image to the height and width you assigned to it. … [Read more...] about SEO Best Practices When Using GIFs
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“When a page loads, make sure that the text loads first, so that people can start scanning the content. As images load, don’t shuffle the already loaded content around — it will cause readers to lose their place on the page, and sometimes they will even click on the wrong link because the right target unexpectedly moved.” … [Read more...] about How to optimize images for mobile: Implementing light, responsive, correctly formatted images
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