Ultimate Image Optimization Helpers

Description

The most integrated, flexible and efficient solution available to reduce image file sizes and improve SEO & performance while preserving/improving image quality.

Use this plugin if you’re tired of loosing image quality every time WordPress generates alternative image sizes and disappointed in all these image optimization plugins that do a great job at compressing but nothing about the quality loss…

REQUIRES -> PHP 5.6 OR GREATER + Imagick 2.2.0 OR GREATER

Features

Dashboard -> Settings -> Media

  • Adjust the image compression rate.
  • Apply a light blur/sharpening filter to compensate for the quality loss occurring when WordPress resizes images.
  • Set the image interlace scheme (progressive|interlaced|preserve original)
  • Optimize of the original images.
  • Remove the meta/exif data to reduce image file size (orientation exif data is preserved)
  • List of all image sizes added by the current theme and plugins.
  • Convert non-transparent PNG images to JPEG.

Dashboard -> Media

  • Adds a new “Optimization” column to the media upload page
  • Provides information about the image sizes and optimization applied

LET ME KNOW YOUR IMPROVEMENT SUGGESTIONS – TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE THIS PLUGIN BETTER!

Developers

You’ll love this plugin for its advanced configuration options, hooks, seamless integration, performance and smart blur & sharpen feature!

Screenshots

  • Dashboard -> Settings -> Media.
  • Dashboard -> Settings -> Media -> Mode Custom.
  • Dashboard -> Media -> Optimization info column.

Installation

  1. Upload \”test-plugin.php\” to the \”/wp-content/plugins/\” directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the \”Plugins\” menu in WordPress.
  3. Configure your desired settings via the Dashboard -> Settings -> Media page.
  4. Start uploading/optimizing new images!

FAQ

Installation Instructions
  1. Upload \”test-plugin.php\” to the \”/wp-content/plugins/\” directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the \”Plugins\” menu in WordPress.
  3. Configure your desired settings via the Dashboard -> Settings -> Media page.
  4. Start uploading/optimizing new images!
How to apply new optimization settings to previously uploaded images?

To apply any new optimizations to previously uploaded images, you can regenerate thumbnails using this plugin: Regenerate Thumbnails by Alex Mills

Reviews

Great job!

Simple and efficient plugin with cool advanced features.
Though I would love to see the ability to optimize previously uploaded images integrated instead of having to use the regenerate thumbnails plugin…

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Contributors & Developers

“Ultimate Image Optimization Helpers” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

0.2.10

  • Fix: Setting the quality to “WP Default” not working and deactivating completely compression.

0.2.9

  • Added feature: constrain original image dimension so the full size is never bigger than Max Retina resolution x2: Max Width = 5012 & Max Height = 2880.

0.2.8

  • Fix: PHP notice.

0.2.7

  • Updated README file.

0.2.6

  • Fix: removed unsafe & unnecessary testing code.

0.2.5

  • Changed plugin slug & text-domain.

0.2.3

  • Fix: filter hdev_optimg_set_conversion wrongly set to hdev_optimg_set_mode in class HDEV_OPTIMG_Optimize.

0.2.2

  • Added png to jpeg conversion feature
  • Admin interface tweaks.
  • Fix: unable to set the custom compression rate (field was disabled.)
  • Minor fixes and adjustments.

0.1.3

  • Code modularity improvements: added methods get_optimization_quality, get_optimization_setting & get_adjusted_size_params to class HDEV_OPTIMG_Optimize.
  • Fix: jpeg quality was too low when image was cropped, scaled or rotated from the edit image screen.

0.1.1

  • Minor fix: wp_editor_set_quality filter set to 100 to disable WP compression added only if optimization is active.

0.1.0

  • Initial release.