Animating your Web site

Heid, Jim
September 1996
Macworld;Sep96, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p171
Presents suggestions and tools on how to create animation in World Wide Web pages. Advantages of using the animated GIF; Description of animated GIFs; Ease of creating animated GIF; Limitations of the technology; Advantages of animated GIFs as medium for simple Web animation. INSET: Tools for making animated GIFs..


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