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I would like to start of by giving you an overview of the websites that we'll build over the course of this title. And really this is the site and it does have, if I refresh this page, you can see this Flash integrated at the top. There are some images, some text in here including some external links to Follow Jane on Twitter. There is also some navigation allowing me to jump to other pages. On this About Jane Doe page there's this Spry Accordion, allowing me to view more data without going to a different page.

Overview

I would like to start of by giving you an overview of the websites that we'll build over the course of this title. And really this is the site and it does have, if I refresh this page, you can see this Flash integrated at the top. There are some images, some text in here including some external links to Follow Jane on Twitter. There is also some navigation allowing me to jump to other pages. On this About Jane Doe page there's this Spry Accordion, allowing me to view more data without going to a different page.

So that works pretty well. There is also a Portfolio section. So this comes in really handy, the ability to display large images in an effective way and kind of toggle all through this web gallery. It's a Lightroom Gallery. And no website would be complete without a contact form. So of course, you are able to drop in your emails and some comments and hit the Submit button and that data will be sent as well. So this is a really effective site, and not only is it structurally sound and technically sound, but it has a good flow to it as far as design fundamentals.

But if this site in particular isn't really your style, I have included some bonus sites as well. So if you want to go with something little more designer-y, I guess, there is that included and again it's fully functional as well. And maybe you want to produce something entirely different, you can do that. Again, with the same data and pretty much based on what you'll earn over the course of this title, you will be able to put together any site you'd like to based on these fundamentals.

Really it's an overview and it gives you the ability to create a structurally sound site and now really is your chance to take it to the next level. So that should give you a good idea not only technically what we're going to create, but also you can experience sort of the flexibility of what can be done in Dreamweaver as you saw with the bonus sites. So it's going to be a lot of fun. Let's go ahead and started.

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