When I was making some updates to the Portent Blog, I came across a strange problem. Whenever I highlighted the text with my cursor, I would get no visual feedback showing me what I had highlighted. I’ve actually run across this on a couple of other sites, which is why I thought I should share [...]
The internet today is filled with tutorials on how to design your web site ‘web 2.0′ style. I thought it would be fun to teach you some of the horrible design trends from the past. So I invite you to return to a simpler time, a time when people still listened to TLC’s ‘No Scrubs’ [...]
Recently I was looking for a way to make some cool rusted metal text in Photoshop, and after searching through a few metal text tutorials on Google I decided that all of them were garbage. So I messed around for a while and created my own.
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. Example Files fun_with_particles.zip Subscribe to my RSS feed on Veoh Actionscript 3 Particles Tutorial Part One Actionscript 3 Particles Tutorial Part Two
Watch me do my best Bob Ross impression while teaching you how to create a preloader in Actionscript 3. No happy trees included. Download the example files here. Video after the jump!