Jarrod Medrano

Jarrod Medrano

Jarrod Medrano is a front-end developer specializing in the creation of beautiful user interfaces. He has lent his extensive experience to Portent, Inc. for the past 8 years.

Articles by Jarrod Medrano

Jarrod Medrano //  7 Apr, 2008

Actionscript 3 Particles Tutorial

  Today I’m going to show you how to do something a little more fun than usual. We’re going to be making a simple particle system in Flash CS3. Subscribe to my RSS feed on Veoh  Actionscript 3 Particles Tutorial Part One Actionscript 3 Particles Tutorial Part Two

Jarrod Medrano //  25 Mar, 2008

Advanced Actionscript 3 Preloader

Watch me do my best Bob Ross impression while teaching you how to create a preloader in Actionscript 3. No happy trees included. Video after the jump!

Jarrod Medrano //  11 Mar, 2008

Embedding Flash the Smart Way with SWFObject

There are several ways to embed Flash on a web page – some are better than others. Here’s the one we’ve found to work best: First, you’ll need to go to the SWFObject home page to download the javascript. You can also read up on SWFObject here. The example html included inside the zip file… Read More