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20. Using Interactive Buttons

Overview of Interactive Buttons

Interactive buttons are a convenient way to add graphical navigation links that provide interactivity and are easily editable as your site changes over time (see Figure 20.1).

Interactive buttons use a series of images and some JavaScript to swap out images as you interact with a button by hovering over it or clicking it. Because interactive buttons use standardized Dynamic HTML code, they work on all modern browsers, assuming JavaScript is enabled.

Figure 20.1. Interactive buttons aren’t appropriate for site-wide navigation, but they are a nice solution if you’re looking for attractive navigation buttons.

Inserting and Configuring Interactive Buttons

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