There is only so much of non-moving content we can experience until it becomes boring and we want something else. It’s actually a lot more easy to say than go and do. Animations around the web have been known for a long time, and only recently are we experiencing more and more websites utilize the benefits of content that ‘moves’.

Most recently, Pinterest stepped their game up by introducing the ability to share animated .gif images – the first of all of the major photo sharing sites out there!

It’s not about content only, or .gif files – we’re seeing animation everywhere. This infographic will show you just how broad animation is becoming.

How Animations Shape the World Around Us [INFOGRAPHIC]