Batch Lossy Compress PNG with pngquant Linux Command Line

Image optimization is critical for high performing websites. The smaller your images are the less space they take up which is great for desktop and mobile users. Lossy compression yields smaller file sizes than lossless compression. Lossy Compression of PNGs can be done with pngquant hosted on github. This guide will show you how to batch … Learn more…

Batch Optimize JPG Lossy Linux Command Line with jpeg-recompress

Optimizing your images can feel like black magic sometimes. The safest JPG compression is lossless meaning no quality loss (guide), lossy compression has far superior space savings. This guide will show you how to batch optimize JPG images using lossy compression with jpeg-recompress from jpeg-archive on Linux. In this guide I am batch optimizing 37000 images on … Learn more…

Enable SVG gzip Compression in nginx

SVGs are a great way to have losslessly scalable vector images. Unlike other image types like png and jpg, svgs can be gzipped to compress them even further. Gzip compression can reduce file size dramatically. For example, you can shrink SQL files so they are 10% of their original size. This tutorial will show you how … Learn more…