As experienced web surfers, you have already seen hundreds, if not thousands, of transparent GIFs. You know, those graphics that seem to float on air. Or, ones that have peek-a-boo holes that allow the background to show through.

You can find some perfect examples at the bottom, right-hand corner of this page. That's right, the "Home" and "More" buttons are transparent GIFs!

This lesson will show you how to create your own transparent GIFs in Paint Shop Pro. It will also give you tips that the pros use to create flawless graphics for their web pages. So, stay focused. These images have a way of disappearing before your eyes...