Fireworks was originally created as an image editing and web design application by Macromedia, for quick web mock-ups, and optimizing images for the Web. It has since been transformed into a powerful environment for designing and prototyping applications that integrates easily with Dreamweaver, Flash and Photoshop &ndash making it, perhaps, the most powerful (that's controversial) and versatile graphic editor.
Fireworks has always had the reputation of being Adobe Photoshop's little brother and a graphic editor for amateurs. The truth is, some Photoshop users have underappreciated the power of Fireworks, misunderstood its purpose, and seem to be reluctant to move their design workflow to Fireworks.
In this post, you will learn how powerful Fireworks can be and you will see how easily it can be used for any design project, whether you are a graphic designer or web designer. Would you consider changing from Photoshop? Read more...
Adobe Fireworks is the industry leader for prototyping and rapid site building. Some of you may not be aware of this, as you may be using Photoshop for each phase of web-site production. The articles, tutorials, and resources gathered here will convince you of the power of this application.
For rapid prototyping and site layouts Adobe Fireworks is definitely an option worth considering.
Fireworks is an optimal tool for quickly prototyping and building web-sites. It is more intuitive and more light-weight compared to other titans of the industry. It is also included in the Adobe's Creative Suite 3. Below you'll find Fireworks tutorials which will help you to improve your skills and become more efficient when designing web-sites. Hopefully, they'll also help you to produce professional and maintainable results.
You might also want to take a look at the following tutorials round-ups which we've presented in our previous posts:
- Adobe Photoshop Tutorials: Best of
This article provides professional Adobe Photoshop tutorials which can enrich your design skills and improve the quality of your works.
- Adobe Illustrator Tutorials: Best Of
A collection of excellent Adobe Illustrator tutorials for beginners and advanced designers.
- Adobe Flash Tutorials: Best Of
Hand-picked professional Adobe Flash tutorials.
- Tutorials Round-Up