Image slicing gives us a good oportunity to greatly decrease overall size of the images and get nice balance between file size and image quality.
Let's see how to optimize the following image and reduce its overall file size. This is typical complex image containing solid colored areas with text information as well as full-colored areas.
I. NEW IMAGE MAP & NEW HTML FILE.
Create new Image Map and new HTML file at the same time -- all tags are automatically inserted in your NEW HTML document.
1. Open the Map Designer program and select "FILE | NEW".
2. BROWSE to the IMAGE you want to make a image map from, select it.