20 Jun: Website Design & Development : Image Optimisation For SEO

Width and Height IMG Attributes The HTML <img> tag element specifies the box size to the website browser to embrace the graphic and hence the browser can continue loading the rest of the web page as the image is being downloaded. In absence of width and height attributes the web browser stops downloading till the image is downloaded. What Number of Images to use? Large number of images on the web page slows the downloading speed, since photos constitute more than the fifty percent of download time of the web page. Use the right numbers of images (few) so that the downloading time is not hampered and the user is happy. Photo Quality Photos should be clear, optimum in color and resolution. Use a graphic editor to remove noise and other unwanted features. Most editors will correct red-eye and sharpen the edge. Some photo editors let you change the background,…