Automatic image compression plugin for MODx in 2 clicks

OptiPic — simple & automated solution

CMS MODx is very helpful for those who want to quickly promote their project in search engines. The standard of content management system already customized to rapidly bring the website to the top of search results.

One of the important things for the successful resource promotion is the loading speed of its pages. Many of today's resources often contain a lot of pictures on their pages.

Non-optimized images reduce the site loading speed. This negatively affects the resource attractiveness for visitors. Besides, search engines can put the website position down in search results.

It is impossible to efficiently compress images in MODx by standard means. OptiPic can solve this problem. Plug-in for image compression in CMS MODx operates in automatic mode. It optimizes the size of website images without loss of their quality.

Image compression plugin for MODx is compatible with the most popular formats. It is able to optimize images that are already available on a website and images, being uploaded during resource administration. The image compression of 50-70% enables to increase the webpage loading speed by several times.

Image optimization for MODx

The plugin for image optimization in MODx analyzes the images that are available on the server. It performs the search of technical information within the files which can take more than half the size of the image.

Technical information includes recorded camera features, shooting and editing time some cameras also record the geographical coordinates of the shooting location. Obviously this kind of information is of the least interest for the site visitors. Therefore, image optimization for the MODx websites is just exactly about removing the redundant information and saving the image itself.

This task is performed by the "smart" algorithm, which gives the minimum load to the server and RAM. The entire image optimization in MODx is run in the background and does not interfere with the users work with the site.

Moreover, optimization allows solving the issue with lack of space on the disks. With the compression of images you obtain a space for further development of the resource.

With the plugin in MODx image reduction will no longer take much of your time.

How to get started with OptiPic service for MODx for image compression?

Register and add your site to your personal account

After completing registration, you will receive an email with a link for activating your account. Follow that link. Next on our site enter your personal account Profile > My Sites click the Add Site, button, specify the URL of your site and click Connect Site. How to add a site to your OptiPic account

Download and install the plugin on your site

After your site is added to the system, go to the Download plugin tab. How to download the OptiPic integration module

There you need to download the archive with the plugin. Unpack this archive and upload it to your site (to the root folder of the site). As a result, you should see folder in the root of the site with this structure:

    • config.php
    • help.php
    • index.php

On your site after that such page should be work

Select a package and fund your account

After you upload the plugin to your site, you will need to activate the indexing of the site in the site settings and wait for the OptiPic system to perform the first indexing of your site - it will be done within 24 hours. If you want to speed up the process - manually submit your site for indexing. How to enable indexing of a site in OptiPic

After the first indexing is completed, the system will show the number of images (the number of gigabytes) that will be found on your site. You can do this on the Compression index and statistics tab. How to determine the OptiPic tariff

Now when you have the number of images on your site - purchase the package you need and start compression in the site settings. How to enable image compression in OptiPic

Check it out — how simple it is to compress images in MODx

Check whether your website images are compressed

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Prices for image compression in MODx

One-time payment — no monthly fees!

10 MB


Up to 200 MB

Special offer

100 MB

$1.00 $0.50

1 GB

$5.00 $2.00

2 GB

$9.00 $4.00

Features and Benefits

Image compression accelerates the site performance according to Google PageSpeed Insights. Besides, our experts are willing to accelerate the entire site for you.

The process is fully automated. Just connect your site to our service and the system will search for all images and compress them on its own.

Using OptiPic is completely safe and transparent thanks to a set of measures: OWASP, security key, strictly limited set of commands, open source.

The service will constantly look for changed and newly added images and put them in the queue for compression.

It's easy to connect to any site in PHP. The service supports all known CMS and frameworks, as well as self-designed sites in PHP.

Choose whatever is necessary for you: either compressing images without losing in quality or getting the maximum compression of up to 98% but with worse image quality.

Set the maximum possible width and height. And the images will be resized proportionally according to the maximum length to the specified sizes.

The service works absolutely safely and carefully. When compressing images on the site, their original versions are saved next to the original file. Also you might choose the option of saving it in our Cloud.

Having questions about connecting to the site? Free of charge we will help you to integrate!

Upon your registration, you will get 10MB on your account. You will also be able to compress images through the web interface a single item at once with no restrictions.

OptiPic makes jpeg progressive — this is an additional acceleration of loading jpeg

We always have special offers and provide discounts for our customers. Tell your friends, partners and customers about us and get your bonuses.

How does the image compression plugin work on MODx

The plugin scans the entire website, finds all website images and compresses them afterwards.

Plugin control is available directly in the personal account of the service.

The compression quality can be adjusted in the plugin settings.

OptiPic easily integrates with other platforms