Macromedia has announced a series of free Web seminars that will give an overview of its online-authoring and content-creation solutions.

Three locations have been announced: Kensington Town Hall, London, on August 22; Jarvis Piccadilly Hotel, Manchester, on September 5; and the Posthouse Glasgow City Hotel, on September 11.

Registration is now open online. The seminars run between 11am and 4pm.

The sessions are focused on Macromedia products and aimed at Web designers. Applications discussed will include Flash 5, FreeHand 10, Dreamweaver 4, Fireworks 4 and Director 8.5, Generator and SiteSpring 1.0.

Topics discussed will include creating graphics in FreeHand and transferring them to Flash; using Flash assets in Dreamweaver; and using Fireworks to optimize graphics.