On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 12:38 PM, rene7705 <rene7...@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 10:02 AM, rene7705 <rene7...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Because some of you complained about the byte size of my homepage
>> http://mediabeez.ws (was 2.5mb due to artwork), I've invested some time
>> in shaving off quite a few bytes;
>> I've discovered that by using photoshop to reduce the animation image
>> color depth to "indexed color, 217 color", I can get the animation image
>> file size down to less than 50% of the original that was output by my
>> And you hardly notice the difference at all :)
>> I'm going to update http://mediabeez.ws later today, hopefully after I
>> find a way to do this with imagemagick, which my spriteGenerator uses.
>> And since I also use half the frames for my site logo of
>> http://mediabeez.ws, that animation file is now 297kb, down from 2mb.
>> Ok, http://mediabeez.ws and the download zip there are now updated.
> On devices with less than 400 pixels wide screen, the total size for the
> homepage is now 61kb.
> On devices with more than 400 pixels wide screen, it's 910kb, due to more
> artwork being loaded.
> I take it that takes care of the "it's too friggin' large!" critiques ;)
I'd REALLY appreciate if you can load up http://mediabeez.ws on your mobile
phone and tell me
- if it works (if it doesn't, you'll keep staring at a white screen)
- your phone model and type