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NextGEN Gallery Image Optimizer

Boost your WordPres blog speed with optimized and progressive images !

This is a WordPress plugin for people who use the most popular NextGEN gallery and do care about website optimization, speed and page score. It should serve as a swiss-knife for image optimization for your website.

Result: Your WordPress blog will load much faster ! Google Page Speed will recognize all your images as 100% optimized, which will give you better score and page rank.

In this version that means:

  • Much faster loading of images (check Settings tab, turn on 85/100 + progressive check boxes)
  • Better page speed score for your website
  • Leads to overall better SEO site score and ranking


  • NextGEN, the most pouplar WordPress gallery
  • WordPress Media Library (in commerical version)
  • Active theme images optimization (in commercial version)


  • Optimize all images in NextGEN Gallery (including thumbnails)
  • Automatic images optimization in NextGEN WordPress Gallery Plugin:

    • on image upload
    • on thumbnail generation
    • on thumbnail edit or rotate action
  • Check out the video for commercial plugin features:

Requires: 3.5 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.8.17
Last Updated: 3 years ago
Active Installs: 500+


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