Bitmap image format which can support animations.

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Movie converted into animated Gif banner is slow loading

Hi all why is my gif image banner appears so slow compared to the gif banner of PayPal and AirBnb websites. They load without delay. Besides, my gif is blur because they are in low resolution, while ...
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Gif image in newsletter and the risk of spam

I am wondering if you find it risky to use a moving gif image in a newsletter. We have a mail list about 700k of people and the percentage of Outlook is still high. In a test we did the newsletter ...
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How do I delay a .gif image until the user scrolls down to it?

I have multiple .gif files that I want to post on a forum, it's powered by myBB. Anyways, I want these to load sequentially as the user scrolls. E.g first .gif loads, user scrolls down, second .gif ...
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Plus/Minus animated comment icon

So I've seen this animated gif icon on many, many websites. It seems to always be related to comments or feedback. My questions are: 1. What is the common name for it? 2. Who created it? I would like ...
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Is it possible to animate JPGs? [closed]

This may sound ridiculous, but I'm curious as to how this image on imgur is animated: http://i.imgur.com/VnPVF.jpg and yet still appears to be a JPG file, not a GIF. Is it server side? It's viewing ...
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Why is this GIF's animation speed different in Firefox vs. IE?

Oracle Enterprise Manager has a web interface that uses this GIF: The odd thing about this GIF is that in Firefox (v9&10) it spins about twice as fast as in MSIE (v7&9). Why does the ...
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GIF vs PNG which to use?

For the image title of my website medium-small(150x50) white background with some effects on title (example: google title image) I saved the image in .gif and .png with result: .gif size = 3.09 kB ....
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How do I know what image type to use?

I'm working on a website which will use images in several different applications, from action buttons to avatars to larger detail images. What factors should I take into consideration to decide ...