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Foundation ActionScript for Flash 8 by David Powers, Sham Bhangal, Kristian Besley

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Chapter 2. MAKING PLANS

What we'll cover in this chapter:

  • Planning your design project with the client in mind

  • Building your ActionScript step by step to make your code easy to modify

  • Structuring the flow of your ActionScript

  • Introducing the Futuremedia case study

In this chapter, we'd like to show you an approach, as you're setting out on a design project, to defining the overall problem, splitting it into manageable sections, and structuring the ActionScript so that it gives you exactly what you need in a way that's easy to change if you need to.

We'll round off the chapter with a little reminder that web design isn't just a cold-coding process. We'll introduce you to Futuremedia, a website project that you'll work on as you progress through the book. ...

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