Visual QuickProject Guide: Creating a Web Page in Dreamweaver 8


book cover
Visual QuickProject Guide: Creating a Web Page in Dreamweaver 8
By Nolan Hester
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Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: December 23, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-37022-8
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-37022-8
Pages: 160
 



Table of Contents  | Index
overview

You may not be a professional Web designer, but you do want to design a decent Web page. There's no place better to start than with the de facto tool of choice for just about anybody creating Web pages and this slim, low-priced guide to it! The same things that have made Dreamweaver so popular with the prosan easy-to-use, no-nonsense interface and a slew of features and utilitiesalso make it the perfect tool for your purposes. This full- guide provides the quickest route to creating a fun and functional Web page with it. Each short chapter uses big, bold screen shots and step-by-step instructions to illuminate one aspect of the process. By the end of the volume, you will have created a simple Web site, filled it with text and graphics, added navigation and links, and tested and posted the final product. Timely tips and occasional sidebars detailing good design practices round out the package. 



book cover
Visual QuickProject Guide: Creating a Web Page in Dreamweaver 8
By Nolan Hester
...............................................
Publisher: Peachpit Press
Pub Date: December 23, 2005
Print ISBN-10: 0-321-37022-8
Print ISBN-13: 978-0-321-37022-8
Pages: 160
 



Table of Contents  | Index

   Copyright
   Special Thanks to...
   Introduction
      What You'll Create
      How this Book Works
      The Web Site
      Useful Tools
      The Next Step
    Chapter 1.  Welcome to Dreamweaver
      Explore Dreamweaver
      Set Up Local Site
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 2.  Create a Basic Home Page
      Create Your Home Page
      Add Text
      Insert Image Placeholder
      Create Headings
      Create Lists
      Set Page Background
      Create CSS Rules
      Change CSS Rules
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 3.  Add Images
      Image Tools
      Add Image
      Crop Image
      Adjust Brightness
      Reduce Image
      Wrap Text with Images
      Align Text with Image
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 4.  Add Tables
      Add a Table
      Add Image to Table
      Add Labels
      Import Tabular Data
      Edit Table
      Format Table Colors
      Sort Tables
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 5.  Use Style Sheets
      Create Style Sheet
      Attach Style Sheets
      Apply External Styles
      Add to Style Sheet
      Create Custom Rule
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 6.  Create Links
      Link Text Internally
      Link Text Externally
      Color Site Links
      Add Email Link
      Add Anchor Link
      Link Image
      Create Image Map
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 7.  Reuse Items to Save Time
      Create a Favorite
      Create a Library Item
      Edit Library Item
      Insert Library Item
      Create a Template
      Use Your Template
      Edit Template
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 8.  Add Navigation
      Add Layers
      Name Layers
      Position Layers
      Create Main Nav-Bar
      Create Small Nav-bar
      Extra Bits
    Chapter 9.  Publish Site
      Add Search Terms
      Check and Fix Links
      Explore the Files Panel
      Connect to Remote Site
      Upload Multiple Files
      Upload a Single Page
      Extra Bits
   Index