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"But it never gets easy; it's always the same
A one minute cartoon needs a thousand new frames note 
And I've stories to tell that stay locked in my brain
And I don't know how I'll get them OUT... yet I maintain..."

Web Animation is simply animation on the World Wide Web. Actual series or shorts are very common with compared to Webcomics, but the medium itself is pervasive in the form of being independently or commercial advertising.

Aside from machinima and fanime, Web cartoons are generally in Flash, as is some advertising. Animated GIFs are even easier to make and don't require special plug-ins, so they're used by much web advertising and by many forum avatars. However, some such advertising uses dynamic HTML, which just changes the position of an image on a webpage. Animated SVG (scalable vector graphics) is a new technology still in development.

The content of Web Animation often varies greatly from animation seen on television. Media classifications usually aren't a problem and the length of the work can be anything. In addition, Web Animation is widespread and also available worldwide here. Before Flash, people had used the Commodore Amiga for their animations, like Eric W. Schwartz for example.

Two good places to start looking for web animations are Newgrounds and Albino Blacksheep, in the mid-to-late 1990s which are also two of the oldest sites to host Flash animations on the web (Newgrounds claims even to be the first site with an automated portal submission system but not really). Note that these sites (Newgrounds in particular) have animations that are extremely NSFW. Web animation is made to be independent, but Web animation can be commercial,

A fairly new and popular form of (expansive) Web Animation is commercial, professionally-made web shows. It's currently one of the newest medium of New Media; the earliest commercial web show didn't debut until 2001. As of this time, only animation studios from Japan have been investing in this business model, finding various distribution channels in many streaming and video networks People have made countless of web animations in an wide range and an heavy amount of different styles,Web animation has been so far being the most overpopulated thing on the web like Webcomics, web video and web original. people have been improved on web animation over the years ever since, these animations can be made to be original or fan-made.

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