Think about the last time you uploaded an image to your website. Chances are you downloaded it from a stock photography site, uploaded it to the backend of your site, and then inserted it to the page.
This makes a shining example of image optimization, right? Not quite.
Effectivly, you’ve added a giant bowling ball weight to your site that’s slowing down the page speed. And, search engines can’t read your images without alt text.
Let’s change that....
It’s important to optimize your website photos for SEO before uploading anything to your website. Renaming your photos with relevant and descriptive keywords will make your website more searchable, and compressing the image size of your photos will help your website pages load faster. All of this optimizes your performance on search engines.
OPTIMISE YOUR PHOTO FILE NAMES
Renaming your photos with relevant and descriptive keywords will help rank your image and website higher in search results. And trust me, you’ll definitely want to do this step before uploading any photos to your website.