Create graphics for web sites Dreamweaver CS6


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Creating graphics for web sites

The first step in creating a website is to create the design and the graphics for the site, and that's why I'm starting off here in Photoshop, Photoshop CS6 to be exact. Now you, of course, can use a graphic program of your choice, whether it's Illustrator or Fireworks. As long as it can export out graphics in a web format, such as JPEG, PNG, or GIF, which is what I'm going to be doing, but first I want to start off with the design of this site. So if we take a look, let's take a look at the Image Size, you can see that the size of this is 1366 wide by about 1000 high, and that's a pretty good size, actually that's a good median size for most monitors.

You can go as low as 1024x768, know that all your critical information should probably fit within this area. I am picking the median size, as I showed a second ago, this is at 72 dpi, then I can begin designing. Now remember the height is 1000 pixels high, but really, the cut-off point with the most monitors is 768...

Creating graphics for web sites
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Creating graphics for web sites provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Paul Trani as part of the Creating a First Web Site with Dreamweaver CS6

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