Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Preparing modular styles, part of Managing CSS in Dreamweaver.
Earlier in this title, we discussed the advantage of separating the styles in…your style sheets into sections.…By creating separate sections for items such as layout, typography, or page…regions, you create more organized files and make editing and maintaining them easier.…You can take that concept a step further by creating what's known as…modular style sheets.…The modular style sheets are created by separating the site's CSS into individual…style sheets and then reassembling them at run time.…Before we discuss how to assemble style sheets at run time, let's focus on…preparing our modular stylesheets by separating our styles into separate files.…
So, I have the main.css open from the 04_03 folder.…What we're going to do is we're going to separate out a couple of sections of…styles that not every single page is going to need.…We have a full set of styles for table design, and we have a full set of styles for forms.…But not every page is going to be using tables, and not every page is going to be using forms.…
- Building a CSS-friendly workspace in Dreamweaver
- Creating style sheets visually
- Hand-coding styles
- Working with code hinting
- Organizing style sheets with color coding and sections
- Writing global classes
- Eliminating style conflicts
- Deploying styles
- Dealing with browser compatibility issues
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Using Dreamweaver's Tools and Panels
2. Organizing Style Sheets
3. Reusing Styles
4. Deploying Styles
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