Adding dynamic content to the page


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Adding dynamic content to the page

In our last exercise we defined a recordset and that's going to allow us to display this dynamic information on page. So on the page we have the page some placeholder information and this is how we would like each our artist's short description to display, and at the top we have Aimee Hutchins' name and we need to replace this with some dynamic data. So I am going to highlight Aimee's name. Notice that I've highlighted just her first name and I can go up to recordset and choose firstName from the database and choose Insert. And when I do that her first name was replaced with rsArtists, recordsetArtist. firstName. Now if you have done some Spry development, if you have done any XML, XSL transfers, this type of workflow is going to seem very familiar to you.

Dreamweaver uses a very similar workflow regardless of the type of dynamic data that you are going to be placing on the page. So I will go ahead and highlight her last name, which is Hutchins. We will go up to the...

Adding dynamic content to the page
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Adding dynamic content to the page provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Beyond the Basics

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