You Don’t Need a Plugin for WebP Images on WordPress in 2021

Serving lightweight WebP images can help boost your site speed, critical as both a ranking factor and as part of the user experience. Not too long ago, you needed a plugin to get WordPress to recognize WebP images at all. The release of WordPress 5.8 and its support for the WebP image format brought those days to an end.

This post was originally published on Delicious Brains by Mike Davey.

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