Web Development Resources


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This section contains information on how to include multimedia elements, such as audio and video, in your web pages.

Multimedia: General

The Web Multimedia Tour
Excellent guide to all the video, audio, animation, virtual reality and person-to-person communication formats used on the web. Useful as a starting point or for further reference.
Shockwave has become a popular format used to transfer audio and video across the web.

Multimedia: Audio

Yahoo's Sound File Format Information
Information on the major audio file-types on the Internet, including MIDI, MOD and WAV.
Real Audio
Setting up a Real Audio server isn't cheap, but it is becoming something of a standard for the transmission of sound over the web.

Multimedia: Video

Yahoo's Technical Information on Internet Video
Links to useful resources covering video on the web, including the Quicktime and MPEG formats.

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