Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding multimedia, part of Dreamweaver CS4 Getting Started.
The widespread use of video online means that adding video to your website is…becoming an increasingly more common task. Delivering video through the Flash…player has become the industry standard for online video, but what if you don't…have Flash, or have never used Flash? Well, Dreamweaver makes it easy to add…video to your page without having to handle any Flash development on your own.…So here I have a page, videos.htm, that's obviously going to be showcasing some…video content for our client. So I will place the cursor where I want to insert my video.…
I'm going to go up to Insert > Media. Now, FLV is the file format for…delivering video in Flash. What if you don't have any FLV files? Well, if you…have the Creative Suite Web Edition or the Master Collection, it comes with the…Flash Media Encoder. It can take any video file that you have, whether it's…QuickTime, MPEG, Windows Media, whatever, and it converts it to an FLV in a single click.…So we are going to say Insert > Media > FLV and that brings up the Insert FLV dialog box.…
- Defining and structuring new sites
- Adding and styling text, images, video, Flash, and more
- Previewing work in progress using multiple browsers
- Integrating assets from other CS4 applications
- Uploading and managing finished sites