Here is the complete outline for the Fireworks 2 Bible. If you're having trouble with a particular topic, you can check to see whether it's included in the book. If you're new to Fireworks, reading through the outline will give you an idea of the kinds of things that can be accomplished with Fireworks 2.

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  1. Preface by Dennis Griffin, Fireworks VP, Macromedia
  2. Introduction
  3. Part I: Come See the Fireworks -->
  4. Part II: Mastering the Tools -->
  5. Part III: Achieving Effects -->
  6. Part IV: Coordinating Workflow -->
  7. Part V: Entering the Web -->
  8. Part VI: Animation <--
    1. Chapter 23: Basic Animation Techniques
      1. Understanding Web Animation
        1. Bandwidth, bandwidth, bandwidth
        2. Making a statement
        3. Why animate a GIF?
      2. The Fireworks Animation Toolkit
        1. Managing Frames
          1. Adding frames
          2. Deleting a frame
          3. Reordering frames
          4. Duplicating frames
        2. Animating Objects
          1. Copying objects to frames
          2. Distributing objects to frames
          3. Managing static objects
        3. Using Onion Skinning
          1. Setting the range of frames to onion skin
          2. Multiframe editing
        4. Using the VCR Controls
        5. Export settings and options
          1. Frame delay
          2. Frame disposal
          3. Looping
          4. Step-by-step exporting
      3. Web Design with Animated GIF Images
        1. Animated background images
        2. Reusing animations
        3. Scaling an animation
        4. Using the browser's background image
        5. Preload an animation
        6. Animated rollovers
        7. Slice up animations
      4. Fireworks Technique: Creating Banner Ads
    2. Chapter 24: Working with Symbols and Instances
      1. Understanding Symbols and Instances
      2. Creating Symbols and Instances
        1. Creating Symbols
        2. Creating Instances
      3. Modifying Linked Objects
        1. Modifying a Symbol
        2. Modifying an Instance
        3. Trick Instance Updates
      4. Managing Symbols and Instances
        1. Finding linked objects
        2. Unlinking linked objects
        3. Deleting linked objects
      5. Tweening with Fireworks
      6. Fireworks Technique: Fading In and Out
      7. Fireworks Technique: Animating Xtras
      8. Fireworks Technique: Tweening Effects
  9. Part VII: Appendix
    1. Keyboard Shortcuts
    2. What's on the CD-ROM
  10. CD-ROM
    1. Fireworks 2 Trial
    2. Dreamweaver 2 Trial
    3. Flash 4 Trial
    4. Additional Trial Programs
      1. Kai's Power Tools from MetaCreations
      2. Xenophone and EyeCandy from Alien Skin
      3. Xaos Tools's Total Xaos Filters
      4. ColorWeb Pro from Pantone
    5. Gradients
    6. Stroke Styles
    7. HTML Code
    8. Image Library
    9. Textures
    10. Resources
    11. Fireworks 2 Bible Examples
 
 
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