Upcoming Live Events

Muse Jam: What's New in Adobe Muse CC

Online February 9, 2016

Note: Moving to TUESDAY this week. Come see what’s next in Adobe Muse CC. Join Dani Beaumont, Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager, as she gives you a sneak peek at Adobe Muse features and improvements coming to Creative Cloud members very soon.

Past Recordings

Muse Jam: The Power of Widgets

Recorded January 28, 2016

Join Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows of the power of Adobe Muse widgets -- from contact forms to galleries and navigation for both desktop and mobile devices. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the tool.

Muse Jam: Adobe Muse 101 — Building a Website from Scratch

Recorded January 14, 2016

Join Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows of the power of Adobe Muse widgets -- from contact forms to galleries and navigation for both desktop and mobile devices. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the tool.

Muse Jam: The Wireframing Workflow

Recorded on August 27, 2015

The wireframing process is one of the most valuable parts of any web design project. A good wireframe can save you tons of time and assure you that the design you’re fleshing out will meet your client’s expectations. Because Adobe Muse takes care of generating your website code as you work, wireframes in Muse instantly become interactive prototypes and can easily evolve to a finished design. In this session we’ll take a look at best practices in the industry for building well designed wireframes that carry your brand and can be easily reused from project to project.

Muse Jam: Optimizing Content for HiDPI Devices

Recorded August 13, 2015

Adobe Muse allows you to build websites that are optimized for the ever-growing range of high resolution devices. In this session Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont will take you through a wide variety of optimization features from defining a HiDPI site, to optimizing source content like typefaces and scalable vector graphics (.svg) to assure your website will load as quickly as possible with the greatest degree of clarity. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: In-Browser Editing and Synchronized Text

Recorded July 30, 2015

Join Dani Beaumont, Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager, and say goodbye to spending time updating your published websites. In this session, you’ll learn how to allow site owners to make minor updates to their live sites in a web browser, whether hosted by Adobe or another provider. Then, choose whether to sync the updates with your original Adobe Muse files. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Design with Beautiful Typography

Recorded July 16, 2015

In this week’s session we'll take a look at how you can create beautiful, sophisticated text for your websites using Adobe Muse. You'll see how easy it is to choose from over two thousand premium fonts from the Adobe Typekit library along with five hundred web fonts served by the Adobe Edge Font service. You’ll learn when to use web fonts, web-safe fonts, and system fonts, and how to apply typographical styles just as you'd expect when designing for print. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

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Muse Jam: What's New in Muse (Summer 2015)

Recorded June 18, 2015

oin Dani Beaumont, Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager, as she gives you a sneak peek at Adobe Muse features and improvements released this week including support for thousands of premium fonts from the full Typekit web fonts library, radio button and checkbox groups in contact forms, the ability to re-name shapes and layers in the Layers Panel, auto-activated Lightbox display on page load, the ability to define or edit hyperlinks in In-Browser Editing, and Starter Files to jump start your initial design.

Adobe Muse and Typekit, Periscope Recording

Recorded June 18, 2015

Join Adobe Evangelists Jason Levine and Paul Trani for this Periscope chat with Adobe Muse Product Manager Dani Beaumont as they take an in-depth look at the new Adobe Muse Typekit premium font integration.

Muse Jam: Publishing Your Website

Recorded June 4, 2015

Adobe Muse allows you to publish web sites in a variety of ways — from previewing a site in the browser of your choice, to creating a temporary site on Adobe’s hosting platform, tp taking your site live using any third party hosting platform. In this session we’ll take a look at the benefits of each along with tips and tricks for optimizing the process. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Power User Tips and Tricks

Recorded May 22, 2015

Are you an Adobe Muse power user, or do you want to become one? Join Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows off the top power user tips and tricks — easy to learn techniques that will save you loads of time. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Preparing Assets for Adobe Muse

Recorded May 7, 2015

The Muse application allows you to import a wide variety of raster file types -- psd, png, gif, jpg -- but how do you know which format is best to use? What about optimizing for both standard and HiDPI browsers, or importing resolution-independent vector content by way of .svg? In this session we'll discuss when to apply specific file formats and export options so that your Muse site both looks terrific and loads quickly across a variety of browsers and devices.

Muse Jam: Integrating Your Online Store

Recorded April 23, 2015

Are you looking to integrate your Adobe Muse design with an online store? Confused about how the two solutions can work together to create a unified design? In this session we’ll look broadly at a number of eCommerce solutions that work well with Adobe Muse, then we’ll take a deep dive specifically into the Ecwid and Shopify options.

Muse Jam: Minimal Flat Design Techniques for States, Styles and Links

Recorded April 2, 2015

The trend towards minimal, flat design on the web continues grow in popularity in 2015. In this Muse Jam session we’ll take a deep dive into states, styles, swatch sets, hyperlinks and rollovers and how you can adopt these trends without compromising the discoverability of your website. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Designing for Mobile Devices in Muse

Recorded March 19, 2015

Join Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows you how to create tablet and smartphone versions of your desktop site. This session includes how to set up a unique Site Plan and Master Page elements for each version, define the content and optimize it for mobile viewing, and work with touch-enabled Adobe Muse widgets in mobile layouts so that site menu navigation, slideshows, forms and more will automatically work at the touch of a finger.

Muse Jam: Understanding Scroll Effects

Recorded February 26, 2015

Join Dani Beaumont, Adobe Muse Product Manager, as she demonstrates how you can create engaging scroll motion effects with just a few mouse clicks, followed by specific educational content for teaching scroll effects created by Muse designers in the community. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Search Engine Optimization

Recorded January 22, 2015

Join Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont of the Adobe Muse team as she explores ways within the Muse application to build search engine optimized sites by way of metadata, keywords, H1 definitions, and sitemap generation. We'll review "The Beginner's Guide to SEO from seomoz.com along with Google Analytics. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Taking Advantage of the Library Panel and Widget Directory

Recorded December 18, 2014

The Library Panel in Adobe Muse lets you organize, reuse, and share design elements easily. Couple this with the Adobe Muse Directory with hundreds of free and paid widgets to extend that functionality and you have an incredibly useful productivity tool. Join Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she takes you through the range of functionality available.

Muse Jam: How Did You Do That? Best of 2014

Recorded December 18, 2014

Let’s finish out 2014 with a look at how some amazing Adobe Muse designers have gone about building beautiful, highly interactive web sites. In this session we'll review some of the recent submissions to Muse Site of the Day. After that we'll open the floor up for any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Menus, Menus, Menus

Recorded January 20, 2014

In this week’s session we'll take a look at how you can create beautiful, sophisticated text for your websites using Adobe Muse. You'll see how easy it is to choose from over five hundred web fonts served by the Adobe Edge Font service, plus learn when to use web fonts, web-safe fonts, and system fonts, and how to apply typographical styles just as you'd expect when designing for print. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the application.

Muse Jam: Leveraging .SVG for Resolution-Independent Websites

Recorded October 23, 2014

Adobe Muse allows you to use vector graphics, created using tools such as Adobe Illustrator, in your site design by way of the new Scalable Vector Graphics (or .svg) format. Join Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she takes you through a variety of .svg design options within the Muse application that enable resolution-independent, quick loading designs. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Recreate a Website with Muse in 60 Minutes or Less

Recorded September 11, 2014

Have an existing site built with a traditional coding app that you'd like to recreate in Muse? How about a template from a CMS provider like Wordpress, Joomla or Business Catalyst? In this session we'll show you how you can quickly re-create a live website by extracting graphic elements, inspecting typographic styles, and building them out in Adobe Muse -- all in 60 minutes or less. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Forms Explored

Recorded August 28, 2014

Adobe Muse includes contact forms that can be completely configured and styled to match your overall Muse design, and works on any third-party hosting service with PHP capabilities. In this Muse Jam session, join Dani Beaumont as she shares tips and tricks for building out a variety of forms options including the newly released check box and reCAPTCHA features. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Bullets and Lists, Oh My!

Recorded August 21, 2014

In this Muse Jam session, join Dani Beaumont as she gives you in-depth instruction on how to use the new Bullets, Bullet Styles, and Glyphs panels to create customized bulleted and numbered lists. Choose from a variety of bullet styles, characters, and icons. Access full character sets, such as punctuation and math symbols. And fine tune line height and spacing using typographical controls. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might with the application.

Muse Jam: Working with Self-Hosted Web Fonts

Recorded August 21, 2014

Join Dani Beaumont, Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager, as she shows you how easy it is to add your own self-hosted web fonts to your Adobe Muse design from font foundries like Fonts.com and services like Font Squirrel. Once added the typeface will appear in the Adobe Muse font menu and can be used while designing. When previewing or publishing the web font will be included as part of the exported Adobe Muse site that is uploaded to the hosting provider of your choice.

Muse Jam: How Did You Do That

Recorded June 12, 2014

This week let's take a look at how some amazing Adobe Muse designers have gone about building beautiful, highly interactive web sites. In this session we'll review some of the recent submissions to Muse Site of the Day and the Muse Widget Gallery. After that we'll open the floor up for any questions you might have with the tool.

Muse Jam: Embedding and Styling a Tumblr Blog

Recorded June 5, 2014

This week's Jam Session will focus on styling and embedding a Tumblr blog. Tumblr is a free service that is very easy for web site owners to interact with, and with a few pointers we can show you how to style the blog with the same fonts, colors and layouts as you're using in your Muse design. And if all goes well we'll give you a quick look at a Muse widget under development with one of our add-on partners to automate the process.

Muse Jam: How Did You Do That?

Recorded April 10, 2014

This week let's take a look at how some amazing Adobe Muse designers have gone about building beautiful, highly interactive web sites. In this session we'll review some of the recent submissions to Muse Site of the Day and Adobe Muse Exchange that we'll open the floor up for any questions you might have with the tool.

Muse Jam: Designing for Mobile Devices in Muse

Recorded February 27, 2014

Join Adobe Muse Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows you how to create tablet and smartphone versions of your desktop site. This session includes how to set up a unique Site Plan and Master Page elements for each version, define the content and optimize it for mobile viewing, and work with touch-enabled Adobe Muse widgets in mobile layouts so that site menu navigation, slideshows, forms and more will automatically work at the touch of a finger.

Muse Jam: Integrating Blogs, Social Content and More In  Muse

Recorded January 16, 2013

Muse allows you to include data from separate services like Tumblr blogs, Wazalla shopping carts, Vimeo videos and SoundCloud sound widgets. We’ve made this process even easier with new Social Widgets in the application, and more available in Adobe Muse Exchange. Join Principal Product Manager Dani Beaumont as she shows you how you can harness this power in your own design.

Muse Jam: Well-Planned Site Navigation

Recorded September 29, 2013

In the world of website design a well-planned navigation system can be the most important consideration.  Without good, usable navigation, viewers may get confused, not be able to find what they need, or just abandon the website entirely. In this Muse Jam session we'll share examples of well-executed navigation across desktop, tablet and smartphone layouts. After the presentation we'll open the floor to any questions you might have with the tool.

Muse Jam: Adding Edge Animate Content to Muse

Recorded August 8, 2013

Are you working with both Edge Animate and Adobe Muse to build out interactive web sites? Join Sarah Hunt, Adobe Edge Animate Product Manager, as we share tips and tricks around creating and integrating interactive content for the web. This will also be a terrific opportunity to share with Sarah your top feature requests for the product going forward.

Muse Jam: Advanced CMS with Business Catalyst

Recorded February 14, 2013

In this week's Jam session Christopher Kellett of museGrid.com and Dani Beaumont will break down the process of integrating dynamic data features from the Adobe Business Catalyst Content Management System (CMS) into a published Muse site. The workflow will include inserting modules into your Muse design, changing site layouts quickly and easily, and customizing the integrated design by editing global CSS style sheets. Familiarity with Muse and Business Catalyst highly recommended.