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Using Sirv CDN for image storage, manipulation and delivery

Sirv image CDN will transform your images into one master image – with unlimited variations. Sirv allows you to keep an original, high-resolution image, which is resized to fit into whatever size your website needs. The original image is safe and never edited. You don’t need to edit or Photoshop images to fit exact dimensions […]

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Add social sharing images to your WordPress website

Social networks can only grab standard images from your webpages, not background images. Each network has unique image dimension requirements.  Go to a page on your site Scroll to the Yoast SEO section Click the Social tab You will find options for both Facebook and Twitter Upload an image for exact (using the dimensions given) […]

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Resizing images

Free online image editing apps To crop both width and height to create the exact image size required. befunky.com To quickly change the width or height of an image. bulkresizephotos.com If you have already correctly sized image but want to reduce their file size. tinyjpg.com For Mac users I highly recommend ImageOptim (free) or Pinchi […]

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Naming images

Naming images correctly also makes it much easier to find specific images when searching within the WordPress library. For good SEO images should be named in the following way: Rename all images names using the guide below Do not use images with random (camera-generated) naming Do not use commas, capitals or apostrophes Replace spaces with hyphens IMG_353.jpg NO image […]

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Saving images

The image guide is intended to help you create small-sized image files, that are named in an SEO friendly manner. Not following the guidelines may mean your website becomes bloated, loads slowly (especially for mobile users) and does not get the best indexing on Google search listings.  All images should be saved as: 70-80% quality […]