Chapter 9. Animation


Silverlight’s animation functionality makes it very straightforward to add dynamic effects to your content. It’s also one of the most obvious features in Silverlight to abuse! But rather than worrying about a future of websites filled with bouncing and spinning text, think instead of all the subtle ways in which animation can be put to good use. Certainly you’ve come across an Adobe Flash–enabled website with a slick animation that left a good impression, or you’ve watched a baseball game or newscast on TV in which scrolling text or animated transitions enhanced the ...

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