About.com: Animation Guide - Keep up with developments in online animation for all skill levels. Download tools, and seek inspiration from online work.
Chronology of Animation - Timeline of animated films and related events.
Toonhound - British cartoon, animation and comic strip creations - links, reviews and news from the UK.
Animation - American and Japanese - Dan Patanella's essays and reviews on over three dozen films and animated series. Also includes list of animation books, articles, and magazines.
Enculturation: From Mouse to Mouse: Overcoming Information - Essay by Patricia Pisters on the animated image and its changing relationship with the cinematic image.
Digital Media FX: The History of Animation - Michael Crandol takes an exhaustive look at the history of animation and animators/visionaries like Max Fleisher, Walter Lantz, and Otto Messmer.
History of Animation: Before Disney - A short, illustrated essay by Patrick James on the basics of early animations.
Spark Online: Only Genius Is Genius - Chris Romano feels that the proliferation of Flash and other web-based animation technologies has not improved the overall quality of animation and cartoons.