Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Defining a new site, part of Dreamweaver CS6 Essential Training.
When you start working on a new project in Dreamweaver the very first thing you…should do is define a site.…The site management capabilities of Dreamweaver are tied directly into…that site's definition.…Without first defining a site Dreamweaver won't be able to resolve links, …check related files or help you manage any of your assets.…The best part about defining sites in Dreamweaver is how amazingly simple the process is.…In fact, you only need to know two things to get started; where the local root…directory is, and what you want to name the site.…
So there are several different locations in Dreamweaver where you can define a site. …Let's take a look at a few of them.…You could go up to the menu and you could choose Site>New Site.…You could go to the Application toolbar and choose Site>New Site, you could come…over to the Files panel and you could grab the pull-down menu right here under…Desktop and go to Manage Sites, which in turn allows you to create a new site.…And probably my favorite is just in the Welcome Screen, I can go in the…
- Choosing and customizing a workspace
- Defining a new site
- Uploading files to your site
- Creating new documents and web pages
- Formatting source code
- Working with CSS
- Placing images and background graphics
- Creating links
- Styling a basic table
- Creating a web form with buttons, check boxes, and list menus
- Adding Spry effects
Skill Level Beginner
What is Dreamweaver?1m 4s
1. The Dreamweaver Interface
2. Site Control
3. Creating New Documents
4. Adding and Structuring Text
5. Coding in Dreamweaver
6. Managing CSS
7. Working with Images
8. Creating Links
9. Working with Tables
10. Working with Forms
11. Adding Interactivity
Additional resources1m 2s
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