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Topic(s): Comprehensive Guidelines (7), Multimedia (12), Animation (3)
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Animation, audio, video guidelines.

December, 1995, Alertbox.

Animation advice focuses on only using it when it helps, such as showing change over time.

Video guidelines include advice on subtitles.

Audio is best used as an alternate communication channel, like background music to set the mood.

Also points out that response time is crucial for effective multimedia.

Added/Updated: December 25, 1995

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