Image is one of the best elements to engage your audience on your blog. Often it is observed that people avoid using images in their posts as they will have to resize them manually to make it fit properly in their posts which consumes a lot of time. However, you should not do the same but publish your posts by adding images in it because a post without image is similar to a cup of tea without sugar.

There are hundreds of plugins available that can resize your image automatically. However, you will have to search the internet for hours to find the best and reliable image resizing plugin for your WordPress (WP) blog. If you do not want to waste your time, then you must read the following list of best image resizing WP plugins.


1.    Dynamic Image Resizer:

One of the best image resizing plugins for WP blogs is Dynamic Image Resizer. It will automatically create different sizes of your uploaded image which will make it easier for you to select the suitable size and use it in the post. As a result of it, you do not have to waste time in resizing photos manually.

Plugin Available Version: 1.0

WP Version Required: 3.2 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.2.1

Rating: 4.6 Out Of 5

2.    Auto Image Resizer:

Another marvelous plugin that can help you automatically resize your WP blog’s image is none other than Auto Image Resizer. It works perfectly if someone is uploading image through HTML5, Gears, Flash or Silverlight supported browser. There are some features that you will not get with this version of plugin and you can only avail them by installing its Pro version.

Plugin Available Version: 1.0.8

WP Version Required: 3.2 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.6

Rating: 3.6 Out Of 5

3.    Resize Images Before Upload:

One of the most effective plugins to resize your WP website’s photos is Resize Images Before Upload. It is basically developed by focusing the image resizing even before someone upload it on his web which means that the images will be resized in your browser. This plugin supports almost every operating system except iPhone and iPad. Also the size limit of image will be replaced with its resizing option.

Plugin Available Version: 1.8

WP Version Required: 3.0 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.6

Rating: 4.7 Out Of 5

4.    Resize Images After Upload:

If you want to resize your images after uploading them, then you must give this plugin a try. It is very useful image resizing plugin that discards your original image by making its replica of maximum width and height. The images having 4000×3000 dimension of file size 5 Mb to 20 Mb can be uploaded on your WP site with the help of this plugin.

Plugin Available Version: 1.4.2

WP Version Required: 2.6 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 5 Out Of 5

5.    Image Pro:

Image Pro is an amazing plugin to automatically resize your image in several different sizes. Thus, you have the option to choose the most suitable size of image for your post or page. Along with the image resizing, it also helps you manage all your media files through a very simple and easy to use admin interface. All in all, it is a complete media management package.

Plugin Available Version: 0.24

WP Version Required: 3.0.0 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 4.5 Out Of 5

6.    Featured Image Resize:

Last on our list of image resizing plugin for WP site is Featured Image Resize. This helps you generate the missing sizes of images that you have chosen as featured image for your post. It has no restriction which allows you to install and activate it in any web template.

Plugin Available Version: 0.3

WP Version Required: 3.0 or Higher

Compatibility Up-To (WP Version): 3.5.2

Rating: 5 Out Of 5