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WordPress and Flash 10x Cookbook

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WordPress and Flash 10x Cookbook

Overview of this book

WordPress is much more than just a blogging platform now. This flexible CMS is the power behind millions of URLs, including blue-chip companies, small business, and personal websites. Flash is a world-famous multimedia platform. This book will show you the best of the proven and popular strategies and techniques to deliver rich multimedia content, which will let you sail through the world of Flashy Wordpress with ease.This book will take you through clear well-formed and comprehensive recipes, through the most essential and useful Flash multimedia tools for Wordpress available today including plugins for images, audio and video, as well as projects you can do yourself in Flash. It helps you to create a Wordpress website full of Flash content. We show the big picture by providing context, best practices and strategies. Detailed instructions are provided for each section. This book provides you with the shortlist of the most essential Flash tools for creating a dynamic and media-rich website or blog, and shows you how to implement these on your site. The sections on Flash are intended to give you the option to create custom .swf files, giving you an alternative to plugins that already exist. The book will show you how to configure Flash content in your WordPress site/blog for maximum SEO, introduce Flash content to your Wordpress with and without plugins, import image feeds, use lightbox effects, and much more.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
Wordpress and Flash 10x Cookbook
About the Authors
About the Reviewers
WordPress Resources
Flash Resources

Flash keyboard shortcuts

  • Ctrl/Cmd N - New Document

  • Ctrl/Cmd O - Open

  • Ctrl/Cmd W - Close

  • Ctrl/Cmd S - Save

  • Ctrl/Cmd Shift S - Save As

  • Ctrl/Cmd C - Copy

  • Ctrl/Cmd X - Cut

  • Ctrl/Cmd V - Paste

  • F5 - Add Frames

  • F6 - Add Key Frame - this will duplicate the previous Key Frame or create a Key Frame out of the selected Frame

  • F7 - Add Blank Key Frame

  • Shift F5 - Remove Frames

  • Shift F6 - Remove a Key Frame

  • F8 - Convert to Symbol

  • Ctrl/Cmd F8 - New Symbol

  • F9/Option F9 - ActionScript Panel

  • Spacebar - Hand Tool to scroll

  • Spacebar Ctrl/Cmd - Zoom In Tool

  • Spacebar Ctrl Alt/Cmd Option - Zoom Out Tool

  • Ctrl/Cmd +/- - Zoom in/out from center

  • Ctrl/Cmd J - Modify Document Properties (i.e.- fps, size, bg color)

  • Ctrl/Cmd Enter - Test Movie

  • Ctrl Alt/Cmd Option Enter - Test Scene

  • Enter - Play movie in Flash from the Frame the Playhead is on to the end

  • . - Ahead one Frame

  • , - Back one Frame

  • Shift . - Playhead back to last Frame

  • Shift , - Playhead back to first Frame

  • Ctrl Alt/Cmd Option B - Enable Simple buttons