We like to think the only way to get your image files smaller after optimizing them with Kraken is to delete them.
The above image has been intelligently compressed by 74% from 907 KB down to 236 KB. Spot any difference?Download this comparison
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Integrating Kraken.io into our dev process has been really easy and has helped us greatly reduce our bandwidth usage.— Anton Molleda, Program Manager, Microsoft
62% of today's Internet traffic is made up of images. Optimize them with Kraken and save both money and time.
You need to be confident that the quality of the results you are getting have not been compromised for the sake of getting the smallest possible file size. While it is possible to reduce any image to a tiny fraction of its original size, that approach often leads to a serious amount of visual degradation. Kraken.io's optimization pipeline offers tremendous savings, with results that stand up to close inspection, each and every time. At Kraken.io we believe the Web should be both fast and beautiful.
Optimizing images requires a lot of resources. Offload all the work to our specialized infrastructure and save money. Kraken was designed to help you lower your operational expenses by squeezing every last unnecessary byte out of your images - saving you bandwidth and storage and reducing your page footprints. Our fees are miniscule compared to the savings we will help you achieve.
Got WordPress? Install our plugin and get it loading faster right away. Our WordPress plugin allows you to optimize all images uploaded to your business or blog. Existing images can be optimized from within the Media Library. Any newly uploaded images are optimized on-the-fly. Any generated thumbnails are optimized too. Install Kraken Plugin for a quick and simple way give your WordPress blog an SEO bump!
With more and more people accessing your content through tablet or mobile devices, reducing your Time to Glass should be one of your top priorities. Dont't waste your user's precious bandwidth with oversized, unoptimized images - they won't like it. You need to serve them images that are not carrying any extra, unnecessary weight. Using Kraken's resizing feature you can even scale them to the size most appropriate for your target audience.
User experience is all about speed. A faster site will make your users happier. Happier users will buy more of your product and refer you more business. A faster site will get you more traffic and gain you more leads - all of which will contribute to the success of your business. If your site is image-rich, you will need to be extra vigilant in order to keep request sizes down. Kraken will help you with that.
Nine reasons why you don't need to look any further than Kraken.
Want to see something magical? Go compress a few PNG's with @KrakenIO. We just shaved 4MB.James Simpson
KrakenIO is the first and only JPEG, PNG & GIF optimization tool that gives me the warm-and-fuzzies.Izzy Palmerin
Just changed the file size on 31 images, as well as Kraken.io'd em, page is now under 1/2 a MB.Devon Rathie-Wright
Pretty impressed with Kraken.io so far. Compressed images on a site and saved just over 1mb.Bill Condo