Buried deep into our plugin advanced settings, lies a special feature:
Exclude patterns. As you can guess, it allows our users to specify which files or folders are omitted from the optimization.
Using this feature is not as intuitive as we wanted to be, that’s why we wrote this article. Read further to find a few examples of how to use this feature.
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We hope that nobody will have to read this article. But if you are here, this means that you have a problem with our online service, and you got a three figure code that should explain your issue.
Please read further to find what you need to do if you get a HTTP status error when you are using ShortPixel.
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We frequently recommend our users to
clear cache if their site doesn’t serve the actual optimized images. Here is a short guide for flushing your cache. Find what cache is, when you need to purge it, and how to do this in the most common situations.
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Modula and ShortPixel are happy to announce a new partnership to take your WordPress images to a whole new level!
You probably already use ShortPixel to optimize the images you display on your WordPress site. Now, take advantage of a special deal to display those optimized images in stylish galleries.
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Smooth. Sleek. Efficient. It’s a great feeling to trim the fat, whether you’re outlining your work schedule or simply cleaning your home. But when it comes to your site, removing excess isn’t just for your benefit, it’s best for your visitors and customers as well. Digital image compression, and data compression in general, makes your site run faster with less data to load. That means trimming the fat is better for business.
We now know
website speed directly affects both the site’s quality and the user experience (UX), but did you know the Google algorithm also factors in speed when ranking search page results? The significance of site speed only increases as modern users come to expect faster and faster sites, but luckily tech breakthroughs are keeping pace to meet those expectations, namely image compression.
Continue reading The Complete Guide to Image Compression: How to Reduce Image Sizes for Faster Sites ShortPixel is an friendly and fun way to compress your images, but we want to make it even more easier for you. That’s why we wrote this short guide so you could start optimizing right away.
You need just an
API key, and one of our image optimization tools: the WP plugin, the API tools or the online image compressor.
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Barış Ünver is the man behind
Optimocha, a “speed optimization service” for websites powered by WordPress. Read this interview and find out some great tips about how to speed-up your site.
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There are many things that you should consider and that you should know if you are in the process of optimizing your website.
Continue reading Optimization tips for your website Screenshot Google PageSpeed Insights Compress and resize your images is what Google PageSpeed Insights tell you so often. ShortPixel takes care of the compression part, but you need to solve the proper scaling issue by yourself.
This is not always as easy as it sounds, so we thought that you might need a little help. Here are three tips for resizing images for Google PageSpeed Insights.
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If you create or maintain other people’s websites, you will be happy to find that we built a feature to help you deal with the image optimization for your clients.
Now, you can easily create subaccounts for your customers. The new ShortPixel section lets you:
1. Generate API keys for your clients.
2. Set you clients quota. 3. Check how many credits are left in your main account. this tool works only for Important: one-time credits!
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