Creating graphic symbols


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Creating graphic symbols

Graphic Symbols can be made up of a single graphic or a collection of different graphics. You can even add interactivity to Graphic Symbols, such as hyperlinks or even multi-state rollover effects. I tend to use graphic symbols for common elements like logos. Let's have a look at how to create a simple graphic symbol. Now I've got my snow boarder page up here, my mockup_tourSnow_working3.png, and we're going to add some little elements to this page. I want to sort of keep that snow and wintry theme going.

So in my other file that's open, my exp_snowgear Page, I have a whole bunch of different icons that I can use. What I want to do is pull one of these icons, and use it across the page. So you notice up here, I've got this strip of snowflakes that were designed really to work as a dividing element. But if I click on my Subselection tool, I can select any one of these individual snowflakes, and that's exactly what I'm going to do. I'm going to grab one of tho...

Creating graphic symbols
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Creating graphic symbols provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Jim Babbage as part of the Fireworks CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Fireworks
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