All photos should be optimized for the web before uploading.
- This helps to reduce network bandwidth usage, improves site performance and is generally a good idea.
- Let’s not waste each others time uploading RAW images!
You do NOT need to crop your images, however, you just need to make sure they’re optimized correctly.
- Here is a simple to use online image Web Resizer tool
- There are many more, a simple web search will return a huge list of free image resizing tools.