i have a main swf that's about 3.5 megs. my question is would
it be better / more efficient / practical to place a preloader on
the same swf or create a separate one on its own and have the main
swf load into it (as i am doing currently but am still have
The best practice is usually to separate your movie into
logical division like the menu/interface, content pane, etc. Each
section is it's own movie and you use the main movie as a loading
ground and container for the others.