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Joomla! 1.5 SEO by Herbert-Jan van Dinther

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Improving your images

Images can be a better part of the web site and it improves the site for your visitors as nobody likes to read through large pieces of text. Images make your site more alive comparatively. Images can set your site apart from your competitors', if you use better images to make things clearer. Images also slow down your page loading process if they are used the wrong way.

The following are the ways in which you can improve images:

  • Modifying images to the right size
  • Naming your images the right way
  • Using size parameters
  • Using caption, alt, and titles

Resizing your images

Many people, including me (when I started), make the mistake of uploading a large image and reducing it on the page. For instance, uploading an image that is 2500 ...

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