Join Paul Trani for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating your first web page, part of Creating a First Web Site with Dreamweaver CS6.
Now it's time to dive into Dreamweaver by creating your very first web page and…getting familiar with the workspace in Dreamweaver.…So, obviously I have Dreamweaver open and what I'm going to do is I'm going to…go to File, and I'm going to create a New file.…Selecting that I'm going to create a new Blank Page, the Type is going to be…HTML, and I'm just going to select nothing for the Layout, but know that there…are some pre-built layouts in here that you're welcome to check out and even…review some of the code behind it.…
But in this case, I'm going to start from scratch if you will, selecting…none, and I'm going to change the DocType, because I want this to be an HTML5 web page.…So selecting HTML5, I can then click Create. All right, here I am in Dreamweaver.…You can actually see my different panels, this happens to be my web page.…But now I want to customize the workspace, which is actually set up for…Designer, and it's pretty good.…
But I want to simplify it even more, because really there are just three panels…
- 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
Q: Where do I learn more about how to make a website?
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