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Newgrounds and Flash Animation

February 21st, 2011 by Jeremy Potterfield on Jeremy Potterfield's Blog · 1 Comment · Animation, Uncategorized

When we think about how the internet revolutionized media we think first of Youtube. Perhaps then of Facebook and Myspace. Digitalized Newspapers. E-readers — the Kindle.
One of the most important, yet overlooked, inventions to spur the internet-media revolution is a web-site called Newgrounds.
Newgrounds.com began in 1998.  Tom Fulp, the creator of Newgrounds, originally created the website [...]

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