Friday, July 7, 2017

Free/Open Source animation software

Some interesting animation apps that I didn’t know existed. I'm planning to do some frame-by-frame hand-drawn animation, not going for a Flash vector look, so it's probably one of these or Photoshop layers.

https://krita.org/en/krita-3-0-release-notes/
http://www.synfig.org/
https://opentoonz.github.io/e/

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Facebook ads

I don't have much experience with this, but I need to know our options for advertising on Facebook.

If your ad is running in an app, there's a lot you can do.
https://developers.facebook.com/docs/audience-network/getting-started

If it's running on your FB page, there's no HTML5, just static images, videos, animated GIF, and a richer templated thing called FB "Canvas". I keep links here for my own reference —

https://developers.facebook.com/docs/atlas-api/reference/objects/advertiser/v2.9

https://www.facebook.com/business/help/429550437381481/

https://www.facebook.com/business/ads-guide