Styling text


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Styling text

Formatting text in Dreamweaver requires a slightly different approach than other programs that you might be used to. Unlike a page layout program like InDesign or a word processing program like Word, you don't just highlight the text and begin formatting. That's not to say you can't; just that the long-term results won't be what you are hoping for. Styling web pages is controlled through cascading style sheets. These styles can be stored within an external file linked to your web page, inside the web page itself, or a combination of these two techniques. Dreamweaver offers complete support for CSS, with the creation and management of your styles built into all formatting controls. Let's take a look at how Dreamweaver handles style creation when formatting text.

Here we have our index page open, and you can see that most of the page is styled, but in this section we still need to add a little bit of styling. Well, this is our main content section, and understanding th...

Styling text
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Styling text provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by James Williamson as part of the Dreamweaver CS4 Getting Started

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