With the Adobe Flash Platform expanding into more markets like than ever indicates the need of ActionScript/Flash Developers to expand their knowledge to the match the growth of the industry. So what might one be benefited in knowing to becoming a better ActionScript/Flash Developer? Grant Skinner has put together a solid checklist of skill sets that an experienced ActionScript/Flash Developer should consider having. It’s not the bible but it is definitely a great model for success as a ActionScript/Flash Developer.
Over the years, the Flash Player has received such a bad rep for hogging computer system resources even while displaying static content. There were many times in which I would wonder “What the heck is Flash processing?”. As for Flash Developers/Designers, there was only so much we can do to optimize the SWF via runtime. That was then, this is now!