Flash rounded corners

Did you ever try to make rounded corners in Adobe Flash? Did they ever look like a truck hit them? If they do, you probobly didn’t add hinting.

  • Select the Rectangle tool
  • Select the Properties tab
  • Find the checkbox named Hinting and check it
  • Try making a rectangle with rounded corners by setting the Rectangle options below, your corners should now look perfect!

    Google Analytics for Flash

    Google Analytics is a fantastic tool for measuring the useage of your website, what parts people visit, what they like and what they don’t like. How long did my readers spend on one article vs the other etc etc… For GA (Google Analytics) to work, you have to add a piece of javascript to every page on your site (easily done with plugins for WordPress/Drupal/Joomla etc).

    Now, what if you want to use GA to track usage of a flash based site, gaforflash, released under Apache License 2.0, will do just what you need it to do.

    I will get back to you with a more detailed guide on how to implement it into your flashbased website when i get the time, but for now, have a look at:

    http://code.google.com/p/gaforflash/