Join Bill Weinman for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating inline frames using iFrame, part of XHTML and HTML Essential Training.
In this lesson we're going to talk about iFrames, which is the kind of frames…that people actually use these days.…The other kind of frames that we've been talking about for the rest of this…chapter, those frames that divide up the screen into different areas, …very few people are ctually using those anymore.…You don't see them a lot on the Internet anymore.…They tend to mess up the search engines and so people don't get a lot of…traffic, and they also tend to mess up the users. They're hard to navigate.…The back button doesn't always do what is expected to do, and so people don't…like them, and they don't use them very much.…The iFrame on the other hand is actually very useful, and people use them quite often.…
- Understanding the structure of an HTML or XHTML document
- Creating and using templates
- Controlling white space and line breaks
- Making effective use of tables and frames
- Flowing text around an image
- Formatting tables with CSS
- Creating web pages that work properly across platforms and devices
- Reviewing a case study of a complete web site
Skill Level Beginner
Q: In this title, the instructor uses tables to create a website design. Is there a way to create this same layout with CSS?<br />
A: This course will be updated to include CSS-based layout techniques within<br /> the next few months. In the meantime, please see Bill's <a href="<br /> http://www.lynda.com/home/DisplayCourse.aspx?lpk2=52341">CSS for<br /> Developers</a> title for more information on coding with CSS.<br />
Q: In the "Understanding the structure of an XHTML document" movie in Chapter 1, where does the "Roses are red," etc, text come from? I don't see it in the code.
<div>A: Notice the <frame src="??"> tags. These reference other .html files that contain the content of the various frames. Details about how frames work can be found in Chapter 6 of the course.</div>
Q: In this title, the instructor uses tables to create a website design. Is there a way to create this same layout with CSS?
A: This course will be updated to include CSS-based layout techniques later in 2012. In the meantime, please see Bill's <a href="http://www.lynda.com/home/DisplayCourse.aspx?lpk2=52341">CSS for Developers</a> title for more information on coding with CSS.
1. Introducing XHTML and HTML
2. Text Tags
3. Image Tags
Using inline images3m 17s
4. Link Tags
9. Creating a Simple Web Page from Scratch
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