Images can give decent look to your Blog or Website. An average Professional Blog theme/design uses some where around 5-10 images. If these images are not optimized and are heavy in size, then your blog might load too slowly. This is not just with blogs even website do face this problem. It has become extremely important for us to Optimize And Reduce Images Size before using it in blog theme or on website. However most of Bloggers might not be professional in using Photoshop or any image editor or they are clueless on how to optimize or reduce image size. Yahoo recently introduced a web based tool called Smush –itto help you optimize the size of web images without affecting visual quality.
Smush-it has implemented Best Algorithm For Image Optimization which makes you free from all types of image optimization tedious task. Smush-it.com is a service that goes beyond the limitations of Photoshop, Fireworks & Co. It uses image format specific non-loss image optimization tools to squeeze the last bytes out of your images – without changing their look or visual quality. You’ll get a report of how many bytes you can save by optimizing your images and all the changed images as a single zip for download. It has three options for uploading Images.
- Upload All your images from Computer.
- Upload an Image by specifying URL of your images.
All the images Optimized with Smush -it are without losing image quality with maximum reduction in image size. Once the images are smushed, you can click on the Download Smushed Images which is a zip format. So all the images you uploaded to optimize, are saved in a zip file.
Smush-It is a tool for loss less compression of JPG, PNG, GIF files (including animated).
A 7% reduction in all the images on a website can mean a lot when one wants to reduce the page-load time.