Automatic image compression plugin for Ubercart in 2 clicks

OptiPic — simple & automated solution

Ubercart is an add-on for the Drupal CMS which helps in creating an online store. The CMS itself is one of the most popular add-ons not only in Russia but also worldwide. Its convenience of setting up and functions for making purchases made it a favourite one among webmasters and administrators.

Over time, the e-store owners face the problem of slow website loading. There is a delay in web page loading that makes users leave for competing websites providingfast display of the information.

The main problem is the multimedia content, which requires more time to load. A variety of video and audio files can simply be deleted from the pages. But the issue of image optimization remains to be solved.

Image optimization in Ubercart cannot be performed by the regular means which are not provided by the add-on. The CMS itself does not have such kind of tool either. This is the reason why it is necessary to find a plugin for image optimization in Ubercart. This plugin is called OptiPic and is now available for download and installation.

The plugin performs automatic image compression in Ubercart. The algorithm of the plugin analyzes the code of the picture and cleans it of unnecessary technical information. This does not change the image quality or resolution.

Image optimization in Ubercart with the help of OptiPic does not require a large amount of computing resources. Server load does not exceed its usual value, and you will not have to pay for CPU time or increase in the available memory.

Why it is necessary to compress images in Ubercart?

Compressing images in Ubercart allows accelerating the download pages of the online store by 2-3 times. A "smart" algorithm reduces image size by 70% on average, that helps free up disk space and reduce the speed requirement of the user connection.

A plugin for image compression in Ubercart runs in the background. OptiPic requires a fairly simple initial setup, after which it will perform its functions during the entire period of use.

The practice of image compression in Ubercart has shown good results such as reduced number of rejected purchases and higher ranking in search results. Administrators are free to further develop their e-stores and let customers enjoy new products and offers.

How to get started with OptiPic service for Ubercart 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 Ubercart

Check whether your website images are compressed

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Prices for image compression in Ubercart

Use the purchased package until it is used up. Purchase additional packages if necessary.

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 Ubercart

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