How to Load GIFs & Videos Faster in WordPress: 3 Plugins

September 28th in Wordpress Plugins, Wordpress Tips by .

Many webmasters add GIFs and videos to their website these days. They can make your site more fun for your visitors but that comes with a price. Videos and GIFs could make your site perform slower. These 3 plugins help you load GIFs and videos faster:

lazyload

Lazy Load for Videos: as the name suggests, this plugin lets you lazy load videos to improve page load times for your site. It is compatible with YouTube and Vimeo videos.

gif-animation

GIF Animation Preview: replace GIF animations with a static preview image. GIFs are played after clicked on.

a3-lazy-load

a3 Lazy Load: another plugin for lazy loading videos and images. You can pick and choose the elements that are lazy loaded.

Have you found better plugins to lazy load videos, GIFs, and images? Please share them here.

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