How to Optimize Images for SEO and Page Speed

Proper image optimization will improve your page speed and your ranking in search results. Image optimization includes four key components. File dimensions – image width and height in pixels File size – KB or MB File name – descriptive of image with keyphrase at beginning File type – JPG or PNG Images from digital cameras or from a stock photo site are usually very large both in dimension and size. You’ll see image dimensions up to 4000 px wide and file sizes from 2MB to 10MB. The file name is something like DSC2478.jpg which providing no description for the search engines. You want to prepare your images before you upload them to your media library. Image dimensions should be no