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Flash Tutorial for Beginners

Overview

Creating examples of Web art that shine with unburdened creativity is easy with Flash 5. In fact, you can create more than just simple Web-based animations with Flash — audio, site navigation, and full interactivity are at your disposal as well. So put on those monkey goggles and pull up a chair.

In the latest Flash 5 tutorial, Mike teaches you how to animate in a jiffy by running down what tools you need and then showing you how to use them. He stops along the way to cover file optimization, pulldown menus, importing sounds, and the amazing tellTarget action. If you’re a beginner, there’s plenty here for you to absorb. If you’re a seasoned pro, then let Mike take you back to school you for a few tricks to help make your final Flash projects cleaner and meaner.