How to Optimize and Edit Images for the Web in OU Campus

Why do Images Need to be Optimized?

Image files can be very large, which results in longer loading time for pages. By optimizing images, that time can be cut down and pages including images will load more quickly.

The accompanying video shows how to use the image editor tool in OU Campus. In the video, the free online image editor Pixlr is used.

 

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