Tip 3: Optimize images

Optimize your images to make your browser do less.

  • The first version of the home page is now saved as Elementor.
  • Next up came Big images, which uses the same images but the page is constructed using the block editor and shortcodes, where necessary.
  • The third version is WebP images. Each image was manually edited to scale to a maximum width of 1120 pixels then saved in WebP format with a quality of 60.

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The performance of the home page was still poor, so I moved on to Tip 4: Minimize your homepage.

References

GNU Image Manipulation Program