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Animated gifs

When used with care animated gifs can add visual appeal to your website. When used carelessly, animated gifs can drive your visitors up the wall. The choice is yours.

1. Find an animated gif and save it in the images folder of your website. You do have an images folder, right?
Here's a good place for animated gifs: http://www.gifanimations.com/index.jsp

2. In Dreamweaver use the Insert, Image command to find your animated gif and add it to your page. This works just like inserting a normal graphic. You can use the left, center, right alignment to place your gif or insert the gif in a table.

3. Preview your page to see the gif in action. It won't move in Dreamweaver- you must preview.

Use gifs with care and in good health.