Gift Guide

Adobe Edge Animate CC For Dummies [NOOK Book]


Learn to:

  • Create animations and interactive websites using HTML5
  • Develop projects for both mobile devices and desktop browsers
  • Work with symbols and web fonts
  • Create reusable objects that animate and interact independently of the main composition

Get a move on! Learn to create cool animations for the web ...

See more details below
Adobe Edge Animate CC For Dummies

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 7.0
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK 10.1
  • NOOK HD Tablet
  • NOOK HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK eReaders
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$16.49 price
(Save 45%)$29.99 List Price
Note: This NOOK Book can be purchased in bulk. Please email us for more information.


Learn to:

  • Create animations and interactive websites using HTML5
  • Develop projects for both mobile devices and desktop browsers
  • Work with symbols and web fonts
  • Create reusable objects that animate and interact independently of the main composition

Get a move on! Learn to create cool animations for the web and mobile devices with Edge Animate

Design interactive and adaptive presentations using HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS — you don't even need coding experience! This book gets you started with Edge Animate, shows you how to create interactive and animated compositions, and helps you incorporate your creations into web pages or generate files for use with iBooks or InDesign.

  • Meet the suite — get acquainted with the Edge tool suite, learn to reuse elements, and deal with browser issues
  • Timelines, keyframes, and more — master these elements, work with triggers and cursor attributes, and manage panels
  • Start the action — use the Transform Tool and Properties Panel, format element visibility, and animate colors and text
  • Get it out there — explore the project structure and publish your animation for the web or Apple iBooks
  • A moving experience — practice creating slideshows, interactive tutorials, animated children's books, and more

Open the book and find:

  • Publishing tools that work with Edge Animate
  • What Symbols are for and how to create them
  • Tips on using Motion Paths to create seamless animations
  • Secrets of using the Library panel
  • Types of files you can create
  • Steps for posting your animation as a stand-alone page
  • Ten cool ways to use Edge Animate
  • How to use the new features of Edge Animate CC
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118462041
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 6/10/2013
  • Series: For Dummies Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 1,124,734
  • File size: 11 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

Michael Rohde has been a web development professional and writer for 19 years. He has written extensively on HTML5, CSS3, Edge Animate, Joomla!, and other website development trends for His website,, won first prize in Amazon's Domino Project Associates contest.

Read More Show Less

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Part I: Getting Started with Adobe Edge Animate 7

Chapter 1: Introducing Adobe Edge Animate CC 9

Chapter 2: Discovering Awesome Features and Tools 23

Chapter 3: Working with a New Composition 37

Part II: Adopting Tools and Techniques 53

Chapter 4: Using the Timeline for the First Time 55

Chapter 5: Working with Triggers, Actions, Labels, and Cursors 77

Chapter 6: Embracing the Workspace 91

Part III: Formatting and Animating 111

Chapter 7: Animating with the Transform Tool and Properties Panel 113

Chapter 8: Formatting Element Visibility, Positioning, and Sizing 131

Chapter 9: Animating Background Color, Borders, Corners, Shadows, and Clipping 149

Chapter 10: Animating and Formatting Text Boxes 171

Chapter 11: Using the Elements Panel 183

Chapter 12: Using the Library Panel 193

Part IV: Putting Your Animation to Use 209

Chapter 13: Creating a Project Structure 211

Chapter 14: Preparing Your Animation for Publication 223

Chapter 15: Putting Your Project on the Web 239

Part V: Creating Sample Projects 247

Chapter 16: Creating an Interactive Slideshow Animation 249

Chapter 17: Synchronizing Elements in an Animation 259

Chapter 18: Building an Interactive Tutorial 269

Chapter 19: Animating an Interactive Children’s Book 281

Chapter 20: Animating Navigation Menus 297

Chapter 21: Building a Responsive Web Design 311

Part VI: The Part of Tens 321

Chapter 22: Ten Users of Edge Animate 323

Chapter 23: Ten Online Resources 329

Chapter 24: Ten Web Design Trends 335

Index 341

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)