Macaw – Stop writing code, start drawing it.Macaw provides the same flexibility as your favorite image editorbut also writes semantic HTML and remarkably succinct CSS. It’stime to expect more from a web design tool. Designing webpages canturn out to a be genuine challenge if you are not an expert when itcomes to programming, but this can change drastically if you use asuitable application as it can simplify the complicated codewriting so you can focus on the actual design.
Set breakpoints and optimize your site for all devices.
Pull in web fonts or use system fonts like never before.
Apply a style to multiple elements and modify it in onelocation.
Broadcast your design to any device on the network.
Set variable names and add scripts for fast prototyping.
Share assets between pages and save them all in one document.
Utilize static, absolute and fixed positioning for dynamiclayouts.
Store elements in your library and reuse them on any page.
Real-time, fluid layout engine
Macaw’s design environment is powered by a real-time layout enginecalled Stream, which allows elements to be manipulated in a mannersimilar to image editors like Adobe’s Photoshop. Behind the scenes,Stream calculates all of the properties necessary (floats, clears,margins, etc) to place the elements into a static document flowjust as a seasoned developer would. The days of fighting layoutlogic are over.
Sophisticated design-to-code engine
Converting a design into usable HTML and CSS has long beenconsidered impossible. However, Macaw’s powerful design-to-codeengine – Alchemy – is changing that perception. It was built fromthe ground up on a foundation of best-practices collected from thecommunity and is so intuitive to use you might accidentally writebeautiful, semantic code.
Installer Size: 42.5 MB