Hi Patty, I just wanted to thank you for the valuable suggestion you passed onto me during yestesday's chat here. Your tip to change my website photo down to 400x500 px makes an enormous difference in load time, just as you said. And so simple to do! I have another one to change on an additional page, but now that I'm aware of the process, it's a 20 second investment of time. Anyway, much appreciation for sharing :-)
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