The Mac Observer

Skip navigational links

You're viewing an article in TMO's historic archive vault. Here, we've preserved the comments and how the site looked along with the article. Use this link to view the article on our current site:
Adobe Officially Kills GoLive

Adobe Officially Kills GoLive

by , 8:25 AM EDT, April 29th, 2008

After moving GoLive out to pasture after the release of Creative Suite 3, Adobe finally moved the Web site design application to the digital dustbin on Monday. Adobe stated that it chose to stop GoLive development and support "so we can instead focus our development and sales resources on our market-leading web design and development application, Adobe Dreamweaver."

After purchasing Macromedia, Adobe replaced GoLive with Dreamweaver when it released Creative Suite 3. Even though GoLive maintained a strong and loyal following in the Web design community, it did not share Dreamweaver's level of popularity.

Adobe continued to offer GoLive as a digital download, but stopped promoting the product, and even made it difficult to find on its Web site.

GoLive users that make the switch to Dreamweaver are being offered some transition assistance at the Adobe Web site. Several resources, including the GL2DW Site Migration Extension and GL2DW Site Migration Extension Guide, and video-based training from Lynda.com are available at the site.

Adobe is also offering GoLive users special pricing when moving to Dreamweaver at US$199 for retail and government users, and $99 for educational users.

Recent TMO Headlines - Updated August 29th

Sun, 12:00 PM
MGG 620: Backups Deep Dive
Sat, 1:34 AM
Tim Cook Pivots to Play Active Role in Shaping Apple Narrative
Fri, 8:35 PM
WhatsApp's New Privacy Policy is a Big Trust Killer
Fri, 3:35 PM
Soundjump Bluetooth Speaker Has Built-In Portable Charger: $104.99
Fri, 3:21 PM
How to Opt Out of WhatsApp's Facebook Data Sharing
Fri, 1:29 PM
Get Your 80s Synth on with the Stranger Things Soundtrack on Apple Music
Fri, 12:43 PM
The iPad Pro 9.7-inch Keyboard Case for Road Warriors
Fri, 11:00 AM
TMO Daily Observations 2016-08-26: Interview with Fling's Dave Hamilton
Fri, 10:00 AM
Seeing a Folder's Size in the Terminal
Thu, 7:20 PM
The Battery That's Lasted 176 Years
Thu, 6:32 PM
Enough with iPhone Headphone Jack Kvetching
Thu, 6:30 PM
How to Enable Apple Watch Screenshots in watchOS 3
  • __________
  • Buy Stuff, Support TMO!
  • Podcast: Mac Geek Gab
  • Podcast: Apple Weekly Report
  • TMO on Twitter!