Image compression deep-dive

Images are often the biggest assets in a web page, so compressing them well can be a huge saving for users. There are some rough rules for which image format you should use in a given situation, but this session dives into why, and explores some of the lesser-known capabilities of popular image formats.

Squoosh →
Chroma subsampler →
DCT quantizing →
The picture element →
Client hints →
ImageOptim →

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Jake Archibald, with backup vocals by Surma

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