Designing and Developing Multimedia is the first book to combine theory with practice and to provide a step-by-step approach to creating CD-ROM products on time and on budget. Today's students increasingly find work right out of college in the field of multimedia. The new media industry needs the producer who manages, the director with creative vision, and the writer who documents the development process. This comprehensive text is a practical, skills-oriented book for the producer, director, and writer of multimedia. It provides students with a solid grounding in the concepts of interactive design, and then takes them through the step-by-step process of developing the multimedia product.