December 1999

One day my

One day PNG’s technical and licensing superiority over GIF will make it ubiquitous. But not yet.

Update (4 Nov. 2001). I have now started using PNGs on the site—though I have not yet taken the trouble to convert the existing GIF files yet.

Update (15 March 2002). Today as I convert my old site at to its new home on, I have been converting most of the remaining GIFs to PNGs. I guess I now have confidence in the support for this format.