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What Is the Difference in Lossy vs Lossless Compression?

What Is the Difference in Lossy vs Lossless Compression?

Using images can enhance your website’s content. However, compressing your files is vital to prevent them from eating up unnecessary disk space and hurting your site’s performance. To ensure you’re optimizing your images correctly, it helps to understand the difference between lossy vs lossless compression.

In this post, we’ll start by explaining both lossy and lossless compression. Then we’ll discuss when to use lossy vs lossless compression on your WordPress site.

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