Pictures are those resources that weight most and occupy largest space on your website. They might take a long time to load, and this is understandably the biggest put off for your website visitors. What you need to do to keep your visitors happy is to optimize image, this will significantly reduce the traffic required for loading the images. The more you optimize picture, the faster your browser can load and display the page.
The best format to optimize image web sites could use is JPEG. It stands for Joint Photographics Expert Group, the group that specifically developed the format for web optimize image operation. The format is known to reflect gradual change of colors well – shadows, hues, glows, gradients, etc. JPEG format is capable of displaying 16.8 mln colors, the maximum number that can be transmitted through computer monitor.
Now when you are convinced that before uploading pics online you need to resize JPEG, Mac owners might be wondering, “How to resize a JPEG on Mac?”, “How to reduce image file size of JPEG on Mac?” and “If there is a JPEG image optimizer for Mac?”.
There is a way to reduce size of JPEG Mac owners could make use of, and there is an image optimizer Mac users are likely appreciate.
PhotoBulk is batch image editor for Mac that enables you to optimize picture for web in JPEG format with the minimal affect on their quality. Moreover, it allows you to batch optimize images for web, i.e. you can edit a large number of images simultaneously thus saving you precious time.
Here is how to compress JPEG file on Mac with the help of PhotoBulk:
- Download and install this photo optimizer.
- Choose graphic files that need optimization. Once you drag-and-drop them into the app’s window, it will display the number of the images added.
- Choose ‘Optimize’ function and a required format.
- Click ‘Start’ and specify the destination folder for the optimized images. The job will be done in a couple of minutes.
Not only PhotoBulk can reduce size of JPEG on Mac, it also offers ‘Rename’ and ‘Add a watermark’ features. Edit your pictures in bulk in a single click.
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