Technically Flash websites are the websites that are created and designed using Adobe Flash technology or say a software platform. Flash or Adobe flash is a software technology that is used to create design more interactive and rich websites, animations, mobile games, video, audio, video games, banners for advertising, and much other kind of applications that are run on web server.
Flash websites are the websites that richly use flash to create an interactive with more depth and lively atmosphere/ feel. Being interactive with the depth of the content provided in the websites is its unique selling point and such websites are highly in demand by website users. Millions of users across the Globe prefer to use Flash websites instead of traditional websites available on the web servers.
Following are the top 10 Most Popular & Best Flash Websites in 2017-2018
10. Water life: www.waterlife.com
A documentary film ‘Water Life’ was already made before this website creation so this website is actually created and developed especially for the movie and the purpose behind using Adobe Flash in its making is again the depth to water like environment and the beautiful part of this documentary based website is its fresh and smooth feel of flow of fluid because Water is the basic subject of this documentary so it must be conveyed beautifully. The Cinematography and intense and fully involved Storytelling are some of the strong points that make it positioned at number 10.
9. Mono face: www.monoface.com
Mono face works to achieve a simple goal and that is to entertain its visitors by providing to them thousands of entertaining possibilities by using Adobe flash software platform. Mono face is a company that works in the field of advertising and it believes in simplicity is the best. Mono face let their user to do fun activities for example letting them to sculpt Mr. Potato Head in thousands of different styles.
8. Mood stream: www.moodstream.com
It is a very interesting Flash website that is offered by Getty Images. Mood stream used Adobe Flash quite interestingly to wake up an Artist in you that is there in dormant state. This websites provide a tool called Mood slider, by using this tool you can use your collection of images, audio, footage to use as creatively as possible. This website basically provides u a tool that lets you give an opportunity to use your creative juices to develop yourself.
7. We choose the moon: www.wechoosethemoon.com
The purpose behind the creation and designing wechoosethemoon.org website is to celebrate the 14th anniversary of Lunar 11 landing event. Adobe Flash is used in such a way that the visitors themselves feel as if they too were present and witnessed and went to the moon that day. Adobe Flash is used to create an experience like feel by using Archival Images, Audio, and Video and then meshing them all to create magic.
6. Spice Music Muscle: www.spicemusicmuscle.com
This website is to create some interesting, funky, and intoxicating music. The team of Terry and Old spice used Flash intelligently to make it interactive and letting the users of this websites create their choice of music by using Terry’s muscles and entertain themselves.
5. Disney new fantasy land: www.disneynewfantasyland.com
As the name suggests it really lets you feel, experience, and enjoy the existence of a wonderland where you get to see each and everything that you don’t even imagine in your routine life. So what if it is a website? It uses advance technology based Flash to create this wonderland. It doesn’t matter if it is imaginary. Here you can find Fishes singing, Cows dancing, Birds barking, Donkey being the king of the jungle etc. etc.
4. The Museum of Me: www.themuseumofme.com
It is quite an interesting website that has used Flash in it developing process. It is a must visit site specially to the users or account holders on Facebook because it is created by using Facebook content that means it actually shows the mirror to us about us using our accounts information, images, videos, and our activities on facebook by mixing them all in an interesting way that we enjoy seeing ourselves. Since it works like a mirror, hence, given the name ‘’The Museum of Me’’. Since it is welcomed by Facebook users and many others hence it is positioned at the number 6 in the Top 10 chart.
3. Bear 71: www.bear71.com
This is a wildlife based documentary. It revolves around a female bear and the central idea behind this documentary is to make the people understand the relationship between wildlife and human made devices and used technology in today’s technologically advanced world. Wildlife conservationists and forest officers have continually observed this female bear in this particular documentary. Adobe Flash software platform is used in this website to create and display the depth of forests and wildlife atmosphere around so that people feel as lively as possible. This documentary shows the effect of manmade devices and new technologies on the wildlife. This documentary is interactive by nature.
2. Clouds over Cuba: www.cloudsovercuba.com
This is the website which is dedicated to Cuban Missile Crises. It is a documentary and interactive by nature. It is created and designed interactive so that people can feel like they are interacting with the content of this documentary. The website is designed with the purpose to let people think and feel like The Cuban Missile Crises is being lived but with the difference that how it would have been if it had happened 50 years later. The Adobe Flash technology is used to make it real like depth and atmosphere.
1. Pharrell Williams – www.pharrellwilliams.com
Happy: Adobe Flash is extensively used to develop and design this website. Its unique selling point which positions it at number in the market is because it is a music video that runs 24 hour nonstop. In this music video Flash is extensively used and integrated which give the website a web like atmosphere and people enjoy it. It is one of a kind Music video that gives its users a fresh feel the reason being that Flash is immersed with the theme of music video. This fresh feel due to total immersion in the theme of 24 hour music video, is missing in any traditionally made music video.
From the above given introduction of Flash websites, enlisted top 10 Flash websites and their description It can be concluded that Flash websites are the websites where Adobe Flash technology has been extensively used while creating and designing . The purpose of using Flash Technology in websites is to give the depth and lively environment to the websites so that the user of the websites can understand, live and feel the depth of the content displayed on websites, and interact with it.