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GIP - my first animated icon!



(shamelessly ripped from the best Sinfest strip ever!)

(Update: image now redited following various folks advice. Thanks!)

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hawkida
Jun. 25th, 2003 02:07 am (UTC)
Hmm. I'm not at all keen on that, to be honest. It animates very quickly and distracts attention while trying to view the rest of the page. Its speed doesn't leave me time to actually read the frame with the most writing, and I struggle to do that anyway because when shrunk to that size it's not very legible - I can get "I have a" and that's about it. Sorry to be so critical.
sbisson
Jun. 25th, 2003 02:11 am (UTC)
Re:
Good points. I'll edit it and fix it later...
flick
Jun. 25th, 2003 02:17 am (UTC)
See, even the Bally icon is better than the yarny icon...
dougs
Jun. 25th, 2003 03:20 am (UTC)
You two are making life difficult for those of us who look at an icon and then assume we know who's posting. I don't think people should make icons that are easily mistaken for someone else's.
flick
Jun. 25th, 2003 03:30 am (UTC)
[laughs]

Well, I did it first 'cause Bally is inherently cooler than Yarny.

So *there*.
scarlatti
Jun. 25th, 2003 05:16 am (UTC)
*does double-take*

Did I post that, or was it dougs? :)
sbisson
Jun. 25th, 2003 01:43 pm (UTC)
AH, but this Bally and Yarny - completely different! How can anyone mix them up?
sbisson
Jun. 25th, 2003 01:52 pm (UTC)
And suddenly realises what was happening...
sbisson
Jun. 25th, 2003 01:51 pm (UTC)
Fixed now!
jaq
Jun. 25th, 2003 02:38 am (UTC)
Personally I don't like animated icons in general.
vicarage
Jun. 25th, 2003 05:15 am (UTC)
Not keen, its too small to read, animates too fast and distracts the eye, as does purplecthulhu's bouncy one.

At least with konqueror you can set it to only display animations once and then stop.
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