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Hey designers, take more responsibility for website images!



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Alexander Skogberg — This post was originally published at alexanderskogberg.com — Today, images stand for about 50 % of a website’s total weight. Since poor performance is so tightly linked to decreased revenue and dissatisfied users, we designers must take more responsibility for website images. Websites keep getting heavier and heavier. According to data from httparchive.org, the average website weighed 3686 KB on February 15, 2018. Six years earlier (February 15, 2012), the average website used to weigh 986 KB. Websites