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Responsive Design High Performance

By : Dewald C Els, Dewald Els
Book Image

Responsive Design High Performance

By: Dewald C Els, Dewald Els

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (16 chapters)
Responsive Design High Performance
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Speeding Up Development with Design Concepts, Patterns, and Programs

Optimizing images

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Another great application to help you with JPG compression is JPEGMini. Head over to to get a copy for either Windows or Mac OS X.

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Viewing as JPEG is not the only image format that we use in the Web; you can also look at a Mac OS X application called ImageOptim ( It is also a free application and compresses both JPEG and PNG images.

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