Creating a new template


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Creating a new template

Now that you're a little more familiar with the way a template looks and acts, it's time to take a look at how to create our own. In this movie, we're going to take a regular HTML page, and convert it into a template, and then begin adding editable regions to it. Editable regions allow you to make some part of your pages editable, while locking down everything that is not in that editable region. We saw this in action in the previous movie. By default, everything in the template is locked. So unless you specify that something is editable by placing it in an editable region, {italic}Dreamweaver{plain} will lock it down, and no one will be able to touch it, or change it, in pages that are attached to that template. We'll talk about that in a moment. First of all, let's open up a file called ourproducts-base.html This is just a page that we have designed to act as the basis for other pages.

And that's basically the way works. When you're creating a new template, ...

Creating a new template
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Creating a new template provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Dreamweaver CS3 Essential Training

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