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How to create ad banners in Flash CS4

May 27th, 2010 53 Comments

With this easy lesson, you will learn to make a real-world ad banner in Flash CS4. You will see how to do the following things: Create an eye-catching animation, Make text messages appear gradually, Duplicate scenes to cut working time, Make a hyperlinked invisible button and more. Here is the banner that you are going […]


Create a Flash ad banner with random color stripes effect and time-limited animation

October 12th, 2008 14 Comments

In this easy lesson made for Flash MX, Flash MX 2004 and Flash 8 I will show you how to create a Flash banner ad that fits specific needs of the website it will be displayed on. The unique behaviour of this banner is that it will perform a random display of colored stripes for […]

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Creating a 360° panoramic view ad banner

October 12th, 2008 17 Comments

I will show you in this lesson how to create a 360-degree pan banner. It is very easy to make – basically, this is an animation tutorial. You will learn how to: Position a 360° panoramic image, Make an animation inside a movie clip, Create a message for your banner and animate it, Set up […]


Valentine’s Day banner creation explained step-by-step

October 12th, 2008 7 Comments

I will show you how to make a beautiful Valentine’s Day ad banner with this tutorial. This banner is different each time the page it is situated on loads and also each time the user rolls over and out of it with his mouse. Try it! Roll over the banner beneath this text, then move […]

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Giant scrolling text banner creation

October 12th, 2008 16 Comments

You will see in this tutorial how simple, yet effective putting a giant scrolling text in a banner is. It is even more effective and eye-catching when the text is a mask showing an image behind it! See the effect for yourself: Looks nice, huh? You will be making a slightly different banner – I […]

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Making a banner with mesmerizing effects

October 11th, 2008 6 Comments

Learn how to create mesmerizing effects that can be used in any kind of banner you like: Stripes that are moving continually without interruption, and rays that are circling infinitely. If you missed the complete banner animation, just click on it (below) to see it again.

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Creating a Flash ad banner from start to finish

October 7th, 2008 98 Comments

In this in-depth tutorial, you will learn how to make a typical 468 x 60 Flash banner ad, from start to finish, with every step thoroughly explained. You will learn how to: make an invisible button that acts as a link optimize your banner for previous versions of the Flash Player learn the basics about […]

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