Going Somewhere?

Opening a URL in Action Script 3

Navigating to a URL in AS 2 was pretty straight forward.

getURL(“http://www.ryanwelcher.com”);

As with most things in AS3 that has changed a fair amount. It is no longer one line of code. I’ll show you everything and then walk you through it Continue reading “Going Somewhere?”

Official Rush Website

My business partner and I had the opportunity to work with SRO/Anthem to create a new online presence for the band Rush. The original site was a mish-mash of elements that had been added onto by various other service providers and we were tasked with creating a high-impact site that would streamline the site but still allow for fans to access over 30 years of information about the band.

We created both a Flash and HTML version of the site to accommodate users of all bandwidth limitations as well a custom CMS to allow for easy updates to both sides of the site.

The initial launch was timed with the release of the album Snakes and Arrows and there was a sneak peek of a new track that was offered exclusively online.