ImageBoss vs Kraken.io: What are the differences?
Developers describe ImageBoss as "On-demand content aware image processing API". Content aware image resizing, cropping, compression, cache and globally deliver. All web development best practices, hassle free in one simple and powerful API. On the other hand, Kraken.io is detailed as "Image optimization and compression API". Kraken supports JPEG, PNG and GIF files. You can optimize your images in two ways - by providing an URL of the image you want to optimize or by uploading an image file directly to Kraken API.
ImageBoss and Kraken.io can be primarily classified as "Image Processing and Management" tools.
Some of the features offered by ImageBoss are:
- Perfect Thumbnails - ImageBoss identifies the content of your image and, in case we need to crop it to accomodate your dimensions, we make sure that the soul of the image won't be lost on the process.
- Fast delivery, every time - Every time you generate a new image it gets copied to hundreds of servers across the world so your users can download your images at maximum speed.
- Fast image loading - ImageBoss uses the best algorithms available for image manipulation taking the all the juice we can get during calculations and image manipulations. Also, all your PNG and JPG images with progressive scans technology with the best compression techonology available.
On the other hand, Kraken.io provides the following key features:
- Developer-Friendly API
- WordPress Plugin
- Dedicated Infrastructure