Macromedia Flash MX 2004 KillerTips

by Shane Elliott

New Riders, November, 2003.
Trade Paperback, 191 pages.
ISBN: 0735713839

Macromedia Flash MX 2004 KillerTips by Shane Elliott Designed with the popular format and style of Scott Kelby's Killer Tips series, Flash MX 2004 Killer Tips provides Flash developers with great Flash tips and tricks, just like Kelby's books help readers learn PhotoShop. Flash MX 2004 Killer Tips is written by freelance Flash designer and developer Shane Elliot. Elliot does a great job of keeping in step with the Killer Tips series and selects great tips, short cuts and tricks for Flash developers. The tips cover topics like organizing your workspace, using toolbars, timelines, effects, animations, templates, embedding Flash movies, importing and exporting, CSS and ActionScript. Each tip contains a helpful screenshot and concise instructions from Elliot. Flash developers will find plenty of tips to choose from to save them time and improve their Flash skills. As an added bonus, Elliott provides some of his entertaining humor for readers, and maintains a website for updates and new tips.

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This review was published in the May-June, 2004 of The Internet Writing Journal.

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