This Total Training for Adobe Edge Animate: Essentials course will teach you everything you will need to start creating interactive content such as slideshows or animated advertisements that will playback on all devices including desktops computers, laptops, tablets and all modern smartphones.
As we move to a more standards-based web it will become a far richer and more expressive platform, and designers will be able to produce stunning work with tools such as Adobe Edge Animate.
Creating and Animating Art
How to animate using Timeline Transition Techniques
Adding Interactivity using Triggers and Actions
Working with Symbols
Publishing Compositions to the Web and other Adobe Products
Chapter I: GETTING STARTED (41 min)
Introducing Edge Animate
What You Can Do with Edge Animate
Installing Edge Animate
Edge Animate vs. Flash® Professional
Opening & Saving Your First Project
Touring the Interface
Customizing & Saving Workspaces
Chapter II: CREATING CONTENT (35 min)
The Stage & Stage Properties
The Rectangle Tool & Rectangle Properties
Selecting, Copying & Pasting Elements
Aligning, Distributing & Arranging Elements
Exploring the Elements Panel
Creating Text Elements
Chapter III: ANIMATING IN THE TIMELINE (37 min)
Working with Timeline Label & Controls
Animating with the Pin Tool
Intro to Animation Easing
Transition Easing Controls
Chapter IV: WORKING WITH SYMBOLS (36 min)
Intro to Edge Animate Symbols
Editing & Animating Symbol Instances
Symbol Editing Mode & Nested Symbols
Building the Clock Animation
About Adding Interactivity
Elements, Triggers & Actions
Triggering Actions in Other Elements
Stage & Timeline Triggers & Actions
Editing & Deleting Triggers & Actions
Creating an Interactive Slideshow Part 1
Creating an Interactive Slideshow Part 2
Chapter VI: PUBLISHING (17 min)
Publishing Overview & Preparation
Publish Settings & Options
Accommodating Older Browsers
Total Run Time: 3.5 hrs
James is a professional educator with over 23 years of classroom teaching experience. He is currently on the faculty of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, Online Division, and at the College of Marin in California where he teaches all aspects of interactive digital media and web design.
James is the principal in a small Web Development consulting business that develops Web sites and Web-based training materials. He is also the author of over 30 video courses covering Adobe Flash, Dreamweaver, Premiere, Photoshop, SEO, Social Media and other interactive media topics. His educational background includes technical degrees from both the University of California (U.C.L.A) and Cal State (Humboldt and Long Beach) and a teaching graduate degree from U.C.L.A.
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