Originally Posted by Crunchmeister
Also, 1 MB is HUGE for a Flash file that does absolutely nothing but sit on a splash page. I built my band's site in Flash. I have shitloads of graphics (that I never optimized for bandwidth), a bunch of ActionScript, etc. The final .FLA file sits at about 2 MB, and my final SWF clocks in at just under 1 MB. For what your splash page does, the SWF file shouldn't be any more than 100 kb or so, probably even less.
That was my qualm, which was quickly dismissed...
Some people don't like to change things. Meh, whatever.