Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Building a CSS framework using snippets libraries, part of Managing CSS in Dreamweaver.
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When you're working with Snippet libraries, building them is really the hardest part.…Using it to create site content is actually quite easy, and it should be,…because those are the benefits of using snippets;…they make building things a little bit easier.…Now, how you build your site content with your Snippet libraries is going to…depend on how you organized and structure your library and the amount of options…that your specific library gives you.…In this exercise, we are going to use our explore theme in CSS Snippet library…that we've been building in the previous exercises to build the initial global…styles and layout for the new site.…
So we are going to be working on a new project here, and all we really want is…sort of a jumpstart to the project,…do all of our global styles written, the layout specific styles written, then…after that, we can go in and sort of style everything for the project.…So it's going to be sort of a leg-up, if you will.…So what we want to do is start with a brand-new CSS file.…
- Building a CSS-friendly workspace in Dreamweaver
- Creating style sheets visually
- Hand-coding styles
- Working with code hinting
- Organizing style sheets with color coding and sections
- Writing global classes
- Eliminating style conflicts
- Deploying styles
- Dealing with browser compatibility issues
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Using Dreamweaver's Tools and Panels
2. Organizing Style Sheets
3. Reusing Styles
4. Deploying Styles
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