An Introduction To Animated GIFs

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New to GIFs? Unsure of what GIFs are? There’s no need to fret!

Ann Friedman has written an introduction to the art of the animated GIF at Poyntr

The article covers what exactly constitutes a GIF, where you can access them, how to make your own, the debate around how they should be cited, and how journalists can use them to enhance their work.


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