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The Graphics Interchange Format is a bitmap image format that was introduced by CompuServe in 1987 and has since come into ...

GIF, JPG and PNG - What's the Difference? - SitePoint

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May 1, 2011 ... Gif, jpg and PNG files are all three used for the web. The difference is the resulting image. Each one has its place for use on websites, and jpeg ...

What is the difference between JPEG, GIF and PNG

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When should I use JPEG, and when should I stick with GIF? ... For some types of images, GIF is superior in image quality, file size, or both. One of the first things ...

What Is the .GIF Graphic File Format? - Graphic Design - About.com

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GIF files are a format commonly used for graphics presented on websites. GIFs can contain a maximum of 256 colors, and are therefore best for images that ...

What's the Difference Between JPG, PNG, and GIF? - How-To Geek

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Oct 5, 2010 ... As we keep building on old image technology, types of file formats keep piling up, each with their own nuances and uses. JPG, PNG, and GIF ...

GIF (Graphics Interchange Format) Definition

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Feb 21, 2015 ... Stands for "Graphics Interchange Format." GIF is an image file format commonly used for images on the web and sprites in software programs.

GIF File Extension - Open .GIF Files

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A GIF file is an image file often used for web graphics. It may contain up to 256 indexed colors with a color palette that may be a predefined set of colors or may ...

GIF file extension - Open, view and convert .gif files

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Files with gif extension are one of the most common bitmap image file formats available on the Internet. Maximum number of colors is 256. This format supports  ...

GIF: Summary from the Encyclopedia of Graphics File Formats

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The vast majority of GIF files contain 16-color or 256-color near-photographic quality images. Gray-scale images, such as those produced by scanners, are also ...

GRAPHICS: GIF files - Web Style Guide

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The GIF file format uses a relatively basic form of file compression (Lempel Zev Welch, or LZW) that squeezes out inefficiencies in the data storage without losing  ...

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What is GIF? What Opens a GIF? File Format List from WhatIs.com

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GIF, or Graphic Interchange Format, is a file extension for an often animated raster graphics file and is the second most common image format used on the World ...

GIF vs. JPG vs. PNG | What's the Difference? | Digital Trends

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Apr 27, 2014 ... JPG (or JPEG), PNG, and GIF files are likely to be what you'll come across most often, and each has its strengths and weaknesses. Although ...

JPG vs. GIF

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The image on the right is the same region compressed using GIF. The GIF file is 2.4 times bigger than the JPG, but is clearly of lower quality. Note the use of ...