Animated transitions vs. Image Flip

This page illustrates the benefits of animating text rather than abruptly flipping pages, all other things being equal.

Each video below switches back-and-forth between two revisions of a text file, with or without an animated transition. Watch each video and try to understand what was edited in the text or try to follow a specific word.

Example 1

Without animationWith animation

Example 2

Without animationWith animation