Creating a new document for web


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Creating a new document for web

The first step in any design project is creating a new file and if this is your first project for the web, the setup is probably going to be a little bit different than you're used to. Let's explore how I go about setting up a new document for a web-based project. I'll start by going up to the File menu and choosing New. You can also hit Command+N or Ctrl+N on your keyboard. Once I am inside the New Document dialog box, I have the ability to name this project, so in this case I'll just call it Website Mockup. And directly underneath that I can choose from a series of presets.

Since I'm designing for a web site, I'm going to choose Web, because this sets a couple of essential document presets that I need going forward, like the Resolution--72 pixels per inch, which is standard for screen design-- and the Color mode is also set to RGB Color, which is also essential for screen-based designs. The size of the document is ultimately going to be dictated by the project tha...

Creating a new document for web
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Creating a new document for web provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Web Design (2012)

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Web
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Photoshop
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