This plugin automatically generates placeholder images and replaces the original images of your upcoming template / website with placeholder image. The placeholder image shows the resolution of image to be placed there.
You should have GD library and Imagick library support to use this plugin.
From wordpress dashboard menu, click on Placeholder Image Generator to generate placeholder images.
After opening Placeholder Image Generator plugin, there is nothing difficult settings has to be configured.
After clicking on Scan Now button, the plugin starts to fetch images from the folder (i.e.) the plugin read images from folder. The resulted log shows you the images which are fetched or read from folder. See the screen shot below
This step is optional.
After the plugin fetching images from folder and if you would like to take a Backup of original images, click Backup button. The plugin starts to create a backup and once finished taking backup, the resulted log shows you the path of backup folder. See the screenshot below
If you don't want to take back up, click on Replace button to proceed with step 3.
It asks you to enter the process limit and click Generate. Finally, the plugin starts to generate placeholder images and replace the original image with placeholder. The resulted log shows you the images which are converted as placeholder images.
And at the end, you can also see the