Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Managing starter pages, part of Dreamweaver CS6 Essential Training.
While starter pages can do a great job of giving new designers a head start…on controlling page layout with CSS, they are by nature designed to be individual pages.…Using the CSS within a starter page to control an entire site can be a bit of …a challenge to somebody who's not familiar with CSS.…So in this movie I want to show a workflow based on creating sites…through starter pages.…By no means is it the only way you use starter pages, nor am I suggesting that…this is the preferred way of establishing site layout.…
It does however offer somebody who's new to Web design a quick way to establish…a solid site-wide layout, and it introduces new designers to the concept of…controlling sites through external CSS files.…So I want to go right back to what we were doing in the previous movie …by using some starter pages.…I have defined the 03_05 folder as the root folder for our site, and I am just…going to go up to File and choose New.…Once again this is going to take us back to this dialog box and I want to…
- 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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