Join Laurie Burruss for an in-depth discussion in this video Creating proper file structure, part of Web Site Planning and Wireframing: Hands-On Training.
Before you play any game whether it's a sport or a board game, you need to know…what the rules are, in order to be a successful player, in order to win,…in order to have fun with the other people. Well, there are ground rules for being…a great web site designer and one of them is setting up the correct file and…folder structure.…So I'm going to take you a moment to show you how to that. We are going to…create basically a template that you can use over and over again. And that's an…easy method and it will ensure that you never have problems when you are going…to define your site in Dreamweaver. That you have your file structure set up correctly.…
So the first thing I do is I right-click on the Desktop, create a new folder.…This would be slightly different in Windows but most of you know how to create…a folder in Windows. Name the folder web site, just a generic name. Double-…click on the folder, open it up and start thinking of all the kind of things…that you might need in order to create a web site.…
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After learning the tools and techniques demonstrated in this course, viewers can continue on to the next course in this series: Creating a CSS Style Guide: Hands-On Training.
- Seeing, scanning, and reading a web page
- Understanding naming conventions
- Creating file structures
- Understanding page hierarchy
- Using Acrobat and Photoshop with wireframes
- Building a professional wireframe from scratch
- Identifying and using web standards in site design
- Usability Testing
Skill Level Beginner
1. How the Internet Works
2. Using Your Browser
Choosing a browser3m 12s
3. Deconstructing a Web Page
4. Learning the Ground Rules
5. Designing for the Internet
A case study4m 57s
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