Working with Other Applications

Working with Other Applications

Macromedia Fireworks 8 and Macromedia Flash 8 are powerful web-development tools designed to create graphics and SWF files for viewing in web pages. You can tightly integrate Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 with these tools to simplify your web design workflow.

You can easily insert Fireworks images or tables and Flash content (SWF files) in a Dreamweaver document. You can also take advantage of the integration features between Dreamweaver and Fireworks or Flash to make changes to an image or movie after you’ve inserted it in a Dreamweaver document.

This chapter contains the following sections:

About Fireworks and Flash integration

Optimizing your work environment for Fireworks and Flash

Working with Fireworks

Working with Flash

Getting Started with Dreamweaver
Dreamweaver Basics
Working with Dreamweaver Sites
Laying Out Pages
Adding Content to Pages
Inserting and Formatting Text
Adding Audio, Video, and Interactive Elements
Working with Page Code
Preparing to Build Dynamic Sites
Making Pages Dynamic
Developing Applications Rapidly