Automatic image compression plugin for OpenCart in 2 clicks

OptiPic — simple & automated solution

OpenCart Content Management System has been developed for creating online stores and virtual storefronts. This excellent e-commerce tool has already helped entrepreneurs to discover the world of electronic trading.

Typically, online stores have a variety of directories with a large quantity of images. Loading of webpages with images often takes a lot of time. Visitors will be displeased with such delay and just leave the resource.

Image compression in OpenCart cannot be performed without installation of third-party modules. The OptiPic plug-in can help solve this problem. It is designed to reduce the image size.

Plug-in for image compression in OpenCart runs automatically. It uses its own algorithm that does not affect the image quality while reducing its size.

Installation and initial setup take a few minutes. After that the image compression in OpenCart is started. The plugin will optimize size of all the images available on the website.

The plugin for image compression in OpenCart is compatible with the most popular formats on the web. Optimization runs in the background and does not require any action from the user.

Optimize your images in OpenCart

What are the devices used by the plugin to optimize the images in OpenCart? OptiPic analyzes the code of the picture and highlights technical information: place and time of shooting, camera features, image creation and editing dates. This information does not affect the image quality.

Optimizing images for a site on OpenCart is about removing the technical information. This allows reducing image size up to 70%. This provides free space on server hard disks, allowing you to save on the purchase of the quotas of web hosting, which could significantly increase the cost of maintenance.

All website regular operations are kept the same even during image optimization process in OpenCart. Smart algorithm OptiPic does not load CPU and memory server.

Will image optimization be a help for OpenCart? Indeed, it will, because you will receive a solution of several problems at once: increase the loading time of pages, saving disk space and freeing up time for further development of the sites.

How to get started with OptiPic service for OpenCart 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 OpenCart

Check whether your website images are compressed

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Prices for image compression in OpenCart

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 OpenCart

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