The oldest animations on the web

The internet has been accessible long enough that we can talk about the “old days,” although the old days still seem like a time before the web. One of the oldest image file formats used on the web is the GIF, or Graphic Interchange Format. It can be used for still images or very basic animations like those created by sophomore students and shown below. Although two of the images appear white, click on them to watch the animation.

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