Mon, Aug 08, 2005

On the auspicious 8th day, 8th month, 8 am Eastern Time, the developer community and the public became fully aware of Studio 8 (with Flash 8 Professional/Basic). Macromedia "Studio 8 (Studio 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/software/studio/ is the essential software suite used to design, develop and maintain interactive online experiences. The latest version of the Macromedia Studio Suite (version 8) includes Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks, Contribute (v3.0) and FlashPaper (v2.0).

__Studio 8 offers web designers and developers a new level of expressiveness, efficiency and simplified workflow to create websites, interactive experiences and mobile content.__

Each of the Studio product managers have published articles on the new features in their respective products!

* Jim Guerard : "Putting the Customer First with Studio 8 (Putting the Customer First with Studio 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/logged_in/jguerard_studio8.html
* Mike Downey : "Flash Professional 8 (Flash Professional 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/mx/flash/articles/whatsnewp_8.html
* Jennifer Taylor : "Dreamweaver 8 (Dreamweaver 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/mx/dreamweaver/articles/dw8_newfeatures.html
* Maureen Keating : "Fireworks 8 (Fireworks 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/mx/fireworks/articles/fw8_newfeatures.html
* Lucian Beebe : "Flex 1.5 and Flash Player 8 (Flex 1.5 and Flash Player 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/devnet/flex/articles/fp8_benefits.html

It is also advised visit "Scott Fegette blog (Scott Fegette blog)":http://weblogs.macromedia.com/sfegette/) daily. He will be posting a new tip each day until launch. Lord Alex have a list of "10 Good Reasons to upgrade to Studio 8 (10 Reasons to Upgrade to Studio 8)":http://www.lordalex.org/2005/08/top-10-reasons-to-upgrade-to-studio-8.php

"Buy/Upgrade (Buy/Upgrade Macromedia Studio 8)":http://www.macromedia.com/go/buystudio/ Macromedia Studio 8.