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Recently we have moved from using Fireworks to using Photoshop for mocking op website designs. As I've been used to Fireworks for doing this, I'm running into some issues organising my mockups. Where in Fireworks there are pages and states to organize your design, I'm only aware of layer comps in Photoshop. However, it doesn't seem like a very smart idea to handle completely different pages in a design with layer comps. What is the most efficient way to handle multiple pages and, regarding repeating elements, can you use smart objects across files and change them once and have them update across your designs?

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Multiple files. Or a file with multiple layer groups (not comps). You can't link anything to multiple Photoshop files, each Photoshop file is wholly self-contained. –  Scott Oct 9 '13 at 12:24
Multiple layer groups is definitely the way to go. For common elements, put them in a group that remains visible while toggling visibility of all the unique page elements (groups) –  John Oct 10 '13 at 20:18
Use multiple files. Because front-end developers not good with photoshop as designers and this will make them work easier. Also you can use layer groups for hovers etc. –  Ferdi Çıldız Jan 24 at 14:31

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