Macromedia Fireworks MX is an impressive vector and bitmap graphics editor for web designers. It can create prototype websites and application interfaces in just minutes! It can create sliced images which are simply parts of image files converted to an HTML element where hot spots can be added as web links! It is also fully integrated with the entire Adobe suite so if you have familiarity with any of those products you can easily add this into your tool kit as well.
The user interface of Macromedia Fireworks MX is very similar to the user interface of other Adobe products. This means that if you're familiar with Adobe products you'll have absolutely no trouble using this one as well. Even if you don't really have much familiarity with other Adobe products you'll have no trouble learning this one as it uses a very simple interface that is similar to many other programs and is intuitive to learn with minimal instruction.
One of the most important functions of Macromedia Fireworks MX is the layering function. This allows you to set different layers to have different functions. You can create very advanced artwork through this or just create an amazing show!
Macromedia Fireworks MX provides smart guides as well. This is essentially similar to a ruler. But it can work in a much more comprehensive way with any sort of thing you're adding into your design. It can automatically snap pieces in to place or it can align them with other pieces. Anything you want to do is only a click away!
Macromedia Fireworks MX will optimize any image you want when you import it so it looks perfect alongside your project! Once you're done you can export your project in a variety of ways so it will work perfectly on your website.
Macromedia Fireworks MX can quickly create website prototypes that are fully integrated with the Adobe suite.