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Basics of Photoshop: Basic Drawing with the Pen Tool

Thank you, guys and girls. But wow, this new layout has really impacted the site. I cannot log in (with Cerberus_tm or Cerberus_new); it is very slow on my PC; some pages remain blank and never load. Frankly, Lifehacker is unusable for me now, and I have tried it on FF and IE. Disabling Noscript and Adblock didn't help — not that I'd consider doing that for Lifehacker, but just as a test. Please give us the old Lifehacker back! Try loading this page and see whether it works for you: [] It takes 5 seconds for me. [] After a lot of waiting, I get a blank page.

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Interaction design and rapid prototyping with Fireworks

Before creating an interactive prototype, you need to create effective wireframes that define the structure and organization of each page and include representative content. Fireworks CS4 allows you to build all of your pages in a single document by creating structured layout patterns with grids and guides. Fireworks includes reusable symbols for common user interface components, too—such as buttons, check boxes, and combo-boxes—so you can focus on crafting strong designs rather than drawing and recreating individual interface components every time. The design tools in Adobe Creative Suite 4 work well together for the entire design process. Design Learning Guide for Fireworks. Adobe Fireworks is a powerful web design and prototyping tool that provides robust features to create, edit, and optimize your artwork for delivery in a wide variety of file formats.

Design Learning Guide for Fireworks

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