two types of compression

You can reduce the size of images by compression. But there are two types of compression.

  1. lossless compression
  2. lossy compression

best website to compress images

There are too many programs, apps and websites to compress images. But I see that https://compressor.io/ website is the best one.

In this website you have both types of compression. The lossless compression dosn’t lose quality, yet lossy compression make image lose a tiny amount of details.

compressor website

why compress images

If you have too many images which consume a huge amount of size / space, just compress them lossless-ly and store them in less space.

If you have a website or blog, you must compress the images you publish on it to reduce the page load times.