Shopify Updates

Shopify Now Automatically Serves WebP Images for Faster Loading Times

Changelog update from Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Posted by Galen King in Online Store

Shopify now automatically serves WebP images, a modern format offering over 30% file size savings compared to PNG and JPEG. This results in faster download times and reduced network bandwidth, enhancing the speed at which online store pages load for customers. There are no settings or code changes required; WebP is available automatically for browsers that support it.

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