RokQuickCart extension is used in Joomla for creating online stores. It has already been used to create retailing sites.
Quite often, the administrators of the online stores face the slow loading of web pages. The common reason for that is large number of multimedia files loaded on the resource. It can be video files, pictures of products, web page design images.
Apart from occupying much server space they also require a high speed Internet connection from customers. Moreover, the loading of those images on users’ devices might cause slowing down of Internet connection speed.
To reduce the loading time of web pages in RokQuickCart it is necessary to optimize its images. Additional software should be installed as the extension does not solve the problem of image optimizing.
OptiPic plugin for optimizing images RokQuickCart will help in increasing the web page loading speed. It uses an algorithm to search for technical information in the image files. Users hardly need that kind of information which nonetheless can take up to 90% of the total image size.
Image optimization in RokQuickCart with the help of Optipic plugin involves the removal of unnecessary information. Reducing the image size helps the web page of the online store load faster and thus free more space on the server hard disk.
Plugin for image compression in RokQuickCart has been tested on many Internet stores. The plugin provides the increase of web page loading speed by 2-3 times. Users can see the big difference when accessing the necessary information.
OptiPic compresses the website images in RokQuickCart automatically. It requires the e-store administrator involvement to set up the plugin only once.
Image compression in RokQuickCart runs in the background and it does not require much CPU time or RAM. The website will continue its regular performance even during the OptiPic’s operations.
Register and add your site to the system
Install a plugin to your site
Deposit funds to your account and select a package
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
After your site is added to the system, go to the
Download plugin tab.
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 the
optipic.io folder in the root of the site with this structure:
On your site after that such page should be work
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.
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.
Now when you have the number of images on your site - purchase the package you need and start compression in the site settings.
Please wait. The site is being analyzed.
Soon you will be redirected to the verification results page.
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.
After compressing the images, they are saved to the exact same file at the same address.
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
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.