The extension optimizes loading speed of Magento site by delaying loading images until customers scroll down the page.
OverviewBack to top
Normally, when customers visit a default Magento 2 page , the site will load all available images of products on that page. This slows down the loading speed of the site, and leads to extremely long waiting time for customers. In order to solve this problem, BSSCommerce has developed, Lazy Load for Magento 2, which not only delays the loading of images on your site until customers scroll down the page, but also configures the of number of pixels for images to be loaded in advance.
There are many similar extensions on market supporting lazily loaded images but those images are not indexed by Google and other searching engines, which leads to negative effects on SEO. Meanwhile, this extension is totally SEO-friendly by improving loading speed and helping search engine bots index the lazily loaded images easily. As a result, Lazy Load for Magento 2 can help admin to cut down loading time on page effectively and improve online store performance significantly, which will definitely enhance customer shopping experience.
1. Delay loading images until customers scroll down the page
The default of Magento is set to load all items’ images available on the whole page whenever customers open a page, which leads to long waiting time. Meanwhile, with Lazy Load for Magento 2, product images will be delayed to load until customers scroll down the page so that customers will not have to waste too much time waiting for the website to load.
2. Offload for server and save bandwidth
This extension allows offloading server in order to increase the efficiency of servers and improve the performance of Magento site. In addition, it also saves bandwidth which helps to reduce the amount of used data. Both these features assist to enhance the speed of the site.
3. Optimize SEO of your site
Other similar extensions supports lazily loaded images often get in trouble with SEO that search engine bots cannot index those images. However, with Lazy Load for Magento 2, admin will no longer face that problem, lazily loaded images are still indexed by Google, Bing and Yahoo.
4. Eye-catching loading icon
Store owners can choose to use our default loading icon or customize their own image loading effect from the admin panel. Besides, in the backend, admins can configure the icon’s width as wish.
5. Allow admin to set Threshold in the backend
It’s able to configure loading images in advance with Threshold function. For instance, if you set “0” for Threshold, the images will be loaded immediately when customers scroll right next to them. Otherwise, if you set “300”, the images will be launched before customers’ scrolls to them 300 pixels.
6. Admin can easily limit the influence of this module to the site
In the backend, admin can add a list of controllers and paths that will not be affected by the extension. Besides, admin can totally exclude Home Page from the influence of lazily loaded images.
1. Enhance customer experience on your site with incredible site speed and eye-catching image loading icon
Normally, default Magento site loads the whole page with all available images from top to bottom, which will cost a lot of loading time. Meanwhile, with Lazy Load for Magento 2, your site’s loading time will be significantly reduced since product images are loaded only when customers scroll down the page. With an eye-catching loading icon that admin can freely customize, your site will attract more attention from customers. As a result, Lazy Load for Magento 2 will absolutely promote customers' satisfaction and experience.
2. Promote SEO of your site
As you might already know, several other Lazy Load extensions might negatively impact your site's SEO; whereas, Lazy Load by BSS Commerce is developed with better code strings that will optimize SEO by preventing all harmful influences to your site.
3. Give admin total management of lazily loaded images
Admin can freely configure loading icon, loading icon width, threshold for loading images. In addition, admin can choose to exclude homepage, path and controllers from the influence of the extension. Besides, the extension supports jQuery Library and be compatible with all Magento 2 versions. In general, store owners can totally control the module as wish to achieve a better performance for their Magento site.
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Release NotesBack to top
- Compatible with Open Source (CE) : 2.0 2.1
- Stability: Stable Build
v1.0.9: Fix system.xml