Join Paul Trani for an in-depth discussion in this video Changing the content, part of Creating a First Web Site with Dreamweaver CS6.
Anytime you use a widget you probably want to go in and customize it with your own content.…In fact, that's what I want to do. I happen to use this Lightbox widget right…here, which gives me a great portfolio.…And how I've inserted it is I went to Insert > Widget and I've added it by…going to the Widget Browser.…So that's how I've inserted it, and now I need to customize it, because these…are actually example files.…In fact, as I select it, you can see right down here, in my Properties panel, that…it gives me this example/thumbs.…
Well, I need to replace that with my own content.…So I'm going to click Browse for File to replace that thumbnail. You can see…this example folder is actually what's been added since I added that Lightbox…gallery. So I'm going to go out to my 02 Begin folder. And really, what you want…to do is use your own files for this, but if you do have access to the example…files, you can go into images. You can go into thumbs and right in here, here is port1.…I'll just hit the spacebar, and you can see that small image happens to be…
- Understanding basic web principles
- Adding content to a web page
- Linking to web sites and email addresses
- Styling content with CSS
- Creating a layout that fits multiple browsers and devices
- Building an HTML5 layout
- Inserting images and video
- Adding a menu bar
- Creating a contact form
- Integrating a Twitter feed
- Uploading and testing a web site
Skill Level Beginner
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