Where can we use WebP images?
WebP images can be used in web pages while designing them or creating online content. A huge percentage of web pages especially on media websites use this file format as it can offer a better quality image in less size than a PNG or JPG image.
Here are some benefits of using images in WebP format for your web pages.
As we said, WebP images can have better quality than the JPG images as they allow 30% more compression, whether lossy or lossless. So, if your websites needs to upload a lot of images in their content, using WebP images can save you a significant amount of hosting space.
Smaller than GIFs
We all know jow much creative value GIFs images add to your content. GIFs images can be converted to WebP format for getting a smaller sized file for your webpage.
WebP supports tranparent images
PNG images, especially the edited ones are quite big in size. You can convert it into WebP format which will reduce the size without affecting the quality and transparency.
Faster web page performance
Using optimized images reduces the loading time of web pages and that results in providing a better user expereince. This is huge benfit considering that you are not compromising with the quality of the image.
You can edit WebP pages on pupolar softwares like GIMP and Adobe Photoshop. Photoshop even has aloowed free WebP plug-ins to save images in WebP format directly.