High Performance Images - Beautiful Shouldn’t Mean Slow
Date: This event took place live on June 16 2015
Presented by: Guy Podjarny
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes.
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The web is becoming increasingly image rich. Between high-resolution mobile screens, Pinterest-style design and big background graphics, the average image payload has more than doubled in the last three years. While visually appealing, these images carry a substantial performance cost, and — if not optimized correctly — can make a web experience slow and painful, no matter how beautiful it is.
In this prelude webinar to the upcoming "High Performance Images" book, we'll discuss the ways you can provide the eye-pleasing experience you want without sacrificing your sites performance.
You'll learn about the three primary aspects of image optimization:
About Guy Podjarny, VP and CTO Web Performance, Akamai
Guy Podjarny (Guypo) is CTO at Akamai, a web performance researcher and an entrepreneur. Guy's research focuses on Mobile & RWD Performance, often running large tests to reach data-driven conclusions. Guy is the author "Responsive & Fast" and the original author of Mobitest.