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5-minute integration guides

Quick examples, demos and blogs

Introducing Smart Crop – intelligent image cropping with ImageKit

Smart Crop is a feature that analyses the content of an image and intelligently focusses on the most important part of the image for cropping allowing you to create perfect thumbnails

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How Purplle.com uses ImageKit.io for image optimization

Purplle.com, one of India's leading online beauty products portal, used ImageKit to slash their bandwidth consumption to half thereby improving performance and UX.

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Website speed testing – Are you doing it right?

Website speed testing is of great interest to every webmaster. Learn how you can measure website speed accurately by focussing on the correct metrics.

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Website image optimization in less than 10 minutes

It takes just 10 minutes to integrate ImageKit.io on any website. And all your new and existing images will be automatically optimized and delivered

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Image optimization goes well beyond performance improvement

Apart from page load performance, image optimization helps you by improving your website's SEO, engagement, conversions and revenues.

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How do you prepare for an AWS S3 outage?

With 99.9% availability SLA, 8 hours of downtime is a huge loss for any company which is serious about doing business online. Read more to find out about various techniques and what we do at ImageKit.

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Is a multi-cloud strategy right for a startup ?

No one wants to put all their eggs in one basket, neither should you. It’s not worth the risk, you may lose the game before even starting

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How to deliver responsive images across multiple devices

Responsive images are great not only for improving the overall UX of your responsive website but can also help you save crucial infrastructure costs.

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HTTP/2 vs HTTP/1 – performance comparison?

HTTP/2 gives you a great performance boost. And you should be using it right now.

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How to reduce unauthorised use of image URLs

A few basic techniques that can reduce the possibilities of someone misusing your image URL on their website or app

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How to handle loading of images that may not exist?

Since images form a critical part of our application, ensuring that the UX is not broken because of data issues with images is equally important.

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5 essential image optimization techniques for web and mobile apps

Being such a critical component of e-commerce, news, fashion, blogs and travel portals, it is important to know how to optimize images to deliver an amazing experience for your users.

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JPEG vs PNG vs GIF — which image format to use and when?

In this post, we would only be looking at the three most commonly used image formats in websites and mobile applications — JPEG, PNG and GIF.

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