How to increase size of a photograph from 10KB to 20KB?

by seoglobalexperts004 10 replies

My question is telling everything. I have an image which has the size 11.6 KB currently but i want to increase its size form 11.6 KB to in between 20KB-30KB.
Someone told me to increase the pixels it will increase the size but i tried it in Microsoft Picture Manager and re size it but still the size is 11.6 KB...

Will somebody please help me how i increase it??
#website design #10kb #20kb #increase #photograph #size
Avatar of Unregistered
  • Profile picture of the author Dan C. Rinnert
    Why do you want to increase its size like that? Usually, you want to make images as small as possible with the least amount of reduction in quality. Why would you want to do the reverse?

    Dan's content is irregularly read by handfuls of people. Join the elite few by reading his blog:, following him on Twitter: or reading his fiction: but NOT by Clicking Here!

    Dan also writes content for hire, but you can't afford him anyway.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5810899].message }}
  • Yes you are right.... But actually the problem is that i have to fulfill a form and in that i have to upload my scanned photograph... For that i scanned my photo from market and saved it but after saving i saw that the size was 11.6 KB only... Now i want to increase it but how i don't know??

    I have to large the size of 12 there any solution?
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5811039].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author jamesrich1
    If you mean the actual size I use gimp and use the scale image feature. You can download Gimp for free. Open up your photo inside there and use the Image tab, select scale image and change the dimensions to whatever you like.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5811088].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author creativesnaps
    I would use Photoshop, but if you never used it before it is probably massive overkill, but once you learnt to use it very powerful graphic software
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5812207].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author Exel
    I use free program called irfanview. You can modify your images easily with it in any way you like.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5812764].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author appliedvisual
    I recommend Photoshop as well. Go into image then image size. You can resize the photo here. You can also play around with the resolution from Low to Maximum when saving for the web. When you change the resolution to save at, the file size changes, you can see this in the lower left corner of the screen.

    Best of luck.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5814217].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author robie
    Yup. Photoshop would do the trick. You ca make it as a smart object so you will not loose the image quality while scaling.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5814867].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author sureshonline
    I always use a freeware called Irfan view io would also recommend you to do the same.Its free easy to use.
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5844278].message }}
  • Profile picture of the author BlackWar
    Open your selected image with photoshop, and save as new one, then you'll get a popup menu to increase its quality, select max.. thats enough.. best of luck bro..
    {{ DiscussionBoard.errors[5846064].message }}
Avatar of Unregistered

Trending Topics

  • 18 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    Cool Pitch I found online and thought I would share here

    I was watching a Youtube Video about Pitch Techniques and in the comments, Marco Zegarra, left this below, and it was good enough I wanted to share it with you. ... [read more]

  • 35 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    John Mueller just called SEMRush a "Blackhat Scraper"

    Marcus W K Wong in SEO

    Article here: Provoking the thought here: Considering that most, if not all SEO and Content writers consider SEMRush, Moz, RankRanger and other various scraping and SEO tools to be ... [read more]

  • 1 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    Where can I find an affordable course to learn to become Social Media Strategist

    AlanaY in Social Networks

    I'd like to improve my skills as a Social media manager, looking for a course specifically for Social Media Strategist. Let me know

  • 166 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    Tons of Bad Advice In This Thread

    Most people that come to the forum are looking for advice on how to build their business or to otherwise make more money. Thanks to all those willing to help ... [read more]

  • 72 {{ upvoteCount | shortNum }}

    Are the WSO programs in the WSO section legit?

    Hello I am new to this forum and IM in general How legit are the programs being advertised and promoted in the WSO section of WF? How can I sift ... [read more]