The GIF reach a quarter of a century
On June 15, 1987 were born GIF, or said properly, the. gif that meet their first 25 years.
GIF means Graphics Interchange Format and was introduced by CompuServe in the 80, if you browse the internet is sure you’ve seen at least a GIF in your life, there is simply no way that you did. In the 90′s, sites like Geocities flooding were responsible for all sites with animated gif whatever but mostly advertising. Today, many of the gif files have been replaced with flash but that does not mean they have died, on the contrary, gif files have become part of popular culture and gain more strength every day.
Therefore, several artists have decided to pay homage to the gif in the world , we invite you to see their work and that you contribute by posting your favorite files with us.
Link: The GIF WAS unleashed on the world 25 years ago today (The Verge)Tags: 25 years, animated gif, Birthday, Celebration, gif