Image Styles and Sizes in Drupal 8

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One thing that all site builders need to think about is image size.

The size of your images can have an enormous impact on your site's speed and it's performance on mobile devices. Fortunately, the Drupal 8 core provides tools for controlling and optimizing the size of your images.

In these two videos, Robert shows you how to use Drupal 8 image styles and image settings.

In this first video, we take a look at image styles in Drupal 8. Robert explains Scale, Crop, Resize and other tools that you can use to create images that are consistent, stylish and fast-loading.

In this second video, we show you how to control the size of your uploaded images. Did you know that Drupal ships with image manipulation options that allow you to control the quality of your images?


About the author

Steve is the founder of OSTraining. Originally from the UK, he now lives in Sarasota in the USA. He was a teacher for many years before starting OSTraining. Steve wrote the best-selling Drupal and Joomla books.