Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Building a color guide, part of Managing CSS in Dreamweaver.
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The style header can be useful for many things, not the least of which is to…explain your site's color and typographic strategy.…In this movie, we'll explore adding a style color guide to our header, and…discuss how this can be extremely useful when creating your styles.…So, I have the main.css.…As you can see, currently, it just has our sort of generic style header that we…created in the previous movie.…Well, right down below that, I'm going to add our color guide.…So, I want to put my cursor on the line just below the existing header.…
I'm just going to type a few hyphens intact as a separator, and then type in…color guide, and then finish out those hyphens, just so it's really easy to…break that up in a section. And this is a structure that we're going to follow…really for the rest of our CSS file. Okay!…On the line below that, I'm going to type in my first color.…I'm going type in #193742, and then just after that, I'm going type in a space…and a colon, just to act as another separator.…
- 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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