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From: "Geoff Heath" <>
Subject: Re: [FreeHelp] Photo File Size
Date: Thu, 25 Jul 2002 09:25:48 +0100
> What is the ideal file size for a picture on a web site? What are the
> which are acceptable and won't cause slow loading?
I think the best thing is to have no pictures on the web site itself, but
to allow viewers to look at them (by clicking on a link) if they so wish.
You can see examples of this in my family history (URL below), where
pictures of people and places are all in separate files. The only
exceptions are the mini family trees.
Mellor, Stockport, Cheshire
For my illustrated family history, see