5. Adding Basic Interactivity

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

• Understand interactivity

• Work with the syntax of JavaScript

• Recognize the relationship between JavaScript, jQuery, and the Edge Animate API

• Differentiate triggers, events, and actions

• Add triggers to the Timeline

• Insert labels

• Create actions to respond to events

• Control the behavior of the Timeline playhead

• View and edit script with the Code panel

• Use comments to annotate code

• Hide and show elements to incorporate visual feedback for buttons

• Control animated elements

• Customize the mouse cursor


This lesson will take approximately ...

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