MMDT1021 Chapter 5 Notes - page 6
File name: butterfly.bmp
File size: 103K
Do NOT use the BMP format in web pages.
This graphic format is NOT supported with a Mac or using Netscape. It is viewable in Windows and using Internet Explorer only. Also notice the large file size.
File name: butterfly.jpg
File size: 12K
The image using JPEG and a compression of 15. Notice the small size. Also JPEG is supported with all platforms and browsers.