Image Compression Tools

Image Compression

Image compression is important for web designers who want to create faster loading web pages which in turn will make your website more accessible to others. Image compression will also And with the ever faster internet connections it is still very important to check your image files and compress them so it can save you a lot of unnecessary bandwidth by providing high-quality image with fraction of file size.

For a super quick batch compression of a set of image files use drag and drop application ImageOptim (free):
http://imageoptim.com

For batch compression with a bit more functionality like saving location and scaling etc use the nice drag and drop application ImageWell :
http://xtralean.com/IWFeatures.html

And when you need a full on toolbox of image handling software, use the classic GraphicCinverter application:
http://www.lemkesoft.de/en/products/graphicconverter/download/