Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Working with the Stage

    1. Chapter 1 Introducing Adobe Edge Animate

      1. Creating and Saving Edge Animate Projects
      2. A Tour of the Animate Workspace
      3. Building Your First Animation
    2. Chapter 2 Creating and Animating Art

      1. Setting the Stage
      2. Creating Art in Animate
      3. Aligning, Distributing, and Arranging Elements
      4. Rounded Rectangles: More than Meets the Eye
      5. On/Off: Another Way to Show and Hide Elements
    3. Chapter 3 Adding and Formatting Text

      1. Adding Text to Your Project
      2. Changing Text-Specific Properties
      3. Using Web Fonts
      4. Changing Other Text Properties
      5. Clipping Text Around the Edges
      6. Making That Headline Drop In
      7. Dealing with the Template
      8. Adding Some Bounce
      9. Adding Links to Text
      10. HTML Tags in Animate
  2. Animation with Edge Animate

    1. Chapter 4 Learning Timeline and Transition Techniques

      1. Introducing the Timeline
      2. Understanding Elements’ Timeline Controls
      3. Using Timeline Keyboard Shortcuts
      4. Creating Transitions
      5. Animating a Filmstrip
      6. Dealing with Timeline Claustrophobia
    2. Chapter 5 Triggering Actions

      1. Elements, Triggers, and Actions
      2. Triggering Actions in Other Elements
      3. Triggers and Actions for the Stage and Timeline
      4. Timeline Triggers and Tricks
      5. Sliding Show Revisited
      6. Non-Linear Thinking and Design
      7. Timeline Button Controls
      8. Triggers for iPhones and Androids
    3. Chapter 6 Working Smart with Symbols

      1. About Symbols
      2. Building with Symbols
      3. Nesting Symbols within Symbols
      4. Working with Symbol Timelines
      5. Animating a Symbol on the Stage
      6. Create a Button Symbol with Rollover Action
      7. Moving Symbols Between Projects
      8. Building a Drop-Down Menu System
      9. Creating Text Callouts with Rollover Action
  3. Edge Animate with HTML5 and JavaScript

    1. Chapter 7 Working with Basic HTML and CSS

      1. Reading HTML Documents
      2. Reading CSS Files
      3. Reading the HTML Animate Creates
      4. Opening an HTML Document in Animate
      5. Placing Your Composition in an HTML Document
      6. Centering an Animate Composition
      7. Placing Two Animate Compositions on the Same Page
    2. Chapter 8 Controlling Your Animations with JavaScript and jQuery

      1. A Very Brief History of JavaScript and jQuery
      2. Sleuthing Through the JavaScript Animate Creates
      3. JavaScript and jQuery Basics
      4. Natural Selection the jQuery Way
      5. “this” and “sym” Are Special Words
    3. Chapter 9 Helpful JavaScript Tricks

      1. More Showing and Hiding Tricks
      2. Swapping Images in Animate
      3. Identifying and Changing Elements and Symbols
      4. Identifying Elements within Symbols
      5. Playing a Symbol’s Timeline
      6. Using Conditional Statements
  4. Appendixes

    1. Appendix Installation and Help

      1. Edge Animate System Requirements
      2. Installing Edge Animate
      3. Uninstalling Edge Animate
      4. Getting Help
    2. Appendix Menu by Menu

      1. File
      2. Edit
      3. View
      4. Modify
      5. Timeline
      6. Window
      7. Help