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Thank you!

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Page load time increases bounce rate thus it affect ranking on Search Engines also.

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Awesome info, thank :)

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GravityDept says

Photoshop > Save for Web & Devices. Voila.

Photoshop has some of the worst optimization for screen display. This is terrible advice if you stop there.

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GravityDept says

Subtext to this thread:

Dear authors, the unoptimized images you’re cramming into item pages from cheap, slow servers is making Envato look bad. Fix that. Kisses, Envato

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ToivoMedia says


Photoshop > Save for Web & Devices. Voila.
Photoshop has some of the worst optimization for screen display. This is terrible advice if you stop there.

Why not give an alternative to this “terrible” advice? No time to write something constructive?

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FlatKing says



Photoshop > Save for Web & Devices. Voila.
Photoshop has some of the worst optimization for screen display. This is terrible advice if you stop there.
Why not give an alternative to this “terrible” advice? No time to write something constructive?

+1 All I use when slicing a PSD template – Would love to hear some advice from you

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GravityDept says




Photoshop > Save for Web & Devices. Voila.
Photoshop has some of the worst optimization for screen display. This is terrible advice if you stop there.
Why not give an alternative to this “terrible” advice? No time to write something constructive?
+1 All I use when slicing a PSD template – Would love to hear some advice from you

Thought it was obvious, but you have to read the article: http://notes.envato.com/general/image-performance-tips-for-authors/

That’s why @UniikMedia’s suggestion completely missed the point and is bad advice.

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FlatKing says





Photoshop > Save for Web & Devices. Voila.
Photoshop has some of the worst optimization for screen display. This is terrible advice if you stop there.
Why not give an alternative to this “terrible” advice? No time to write something constructive?
+1 All I use when slicing a PSD template – Would love to hear some advice from you

Thought it was obvious, but you have to read the article: http://notes.envato.com/general/image-performance-tips-for-authors/

That’s why @UniikMedia’s suggestion completely missed the point and is bad advice.


“When you export your images from Photoshop, always use the “Save for Web” option. Once your image is exported, you can make it even smaller with an image optimisation tool. “

It says you can make it even smaller – It mentions nothing about save for web being awful
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wonderful post :)

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