No matter how great the content on your Web pages, the images attract the most attention. The keys to optimizing images so they download quickly from your Web pages are

  • Cropping and resizing images to display well a computer screen

  • Choosing the best format:

    • GIF or PNG for line art and images with limited colors, like logos and cartoons

    • JPEG for photos and other images with millions of colors

Photoshop Elements includes a Save for Web feature that makes it easy to optimize any image and save it in the best format for your site.