Inset Text Effect in Fireworks

This Adobe Fireworks tutorial will teach us on how to create an inset text effect as shown in the picture below.

First and foremost let us create a background of radial fill as shown below.

inset text effect

Next Type in your text

inset text effect

As we know that when a text is inset or imprinted, it surely will be a little darker in color than the surface. So I have given a linear fill to the text as shown below with darker shades of the surface color

inset text effect

For the finishing touch I gave an inner shadow effect

inset text effect-inner shadow
inset text effect

And finally drop shadow

inset text effect-drop shadow
inset text effect-shadow effect

Now you are through with this tutorial and Isn't it simple to create this smart inset effect :)