How to Create a Thanksgiving Flash Menu in 5 Minutes?

The annual Thanksgiving Day is close to us, this holiday is cheerful and grateful. Everything will be decorated with beautiful and lovely objects, which shows the sense of family harmony and joy. I guess you have designed Thanksgiving theme for your website, what else to decorate Thanksgiving website? Flash menu is not only an essential element to decorate and navigate the website, but also an amazing object to interact with viewers.

To create unique personalized Thanksgiving Flash menu, we will share some tips with you:

1. Include graphics contain delicious food in Flash menu.

2. Use warm color as background for Thanksgiving Flash menu.

3. Add some special effects to attract the viewer and decorate your Flash menu.

4. Navigate the viewers to next exciting page by Flash menu.

Using Sothink Flash Menu, you can apply preset resources to create Thanksgiving Flash menu in five minute s following to above-mentioned tips. Let’s start building navigation bar like this:


1. Start Flash menu from Built-in Template.

Launch Sothink Flash Menu, choose “Distinctive05” from Distinctive category in “Startup” window.


2. Choose or customize Background image from image library.

Expand the items in Menu Tree, choose “Top-level Menu”; and enter “Popup Menu > Background” to set background for the whole Flash drop down menu.

a) In below property panel, click “Image Library” button to open window.

b) Click “Add” button to choose favorite image from local disk to image library window, and choose this image to Flash menu as background.

image library

3. Select proper effects from special menu effects.

a) Pick up popup menu(s) in Menu Tree, and enter “Popup Menu > Effect” to set special effects for popup menu(s).

Note: Press Ctrl/Shift button on the keyboard, and click menu items to select many items at one time.

b) In below property panel, choose “Expand Down” and “Fade” as showing and hiding effect respectively.

special effect

4. Select the appropriate menu style from preset styles.

a) Pick up menu item(s) in Menu Tree, and enter “Menu Item > Style” to apply prepared style for menu item(s).

b) In below property panel, double click the wanted style to apply the selected menu item(s).

menu style

5. Edit the menu items and add separators.

a) Add or delete the menu item(s) in Menu Tree directly; Modify the text contents and add link for them, you can enter “Menu Item > General” property panel to set

b) Choose a menu item, you can add separator behind it in Menu Tree; Modify the separator property, you can enter “Menu Item > Separator” property panel to set.

tree panel

6. Setting Font for menu items.

a) Pick up menu item(s), and enter “Menu Item > font” to set font for menu item(s).

b) In below property panel, choose the suitable font setting for the selected menu item(s).

An attractive Flash menu is finished in five minutes because of rich resources.


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