Beginners Adobe Dreamweaver Tutorial

Go hands-on with web design skills in Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 with one of the world's top software trainers!
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  • Lectures 157
  • Length 9 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2011 English

Course Description

Adobe Dreamweaver is the most popular web authoring platform on the market, bar none. Whether your goal is a creative standalone page, an entire site or a flexible web app, you won't find a better tool for building and editing your web-based project in real time. And in these targeted Dreamweaver Training, you'll learn key design skills and application controls that will help you take your project from start to finish.

This Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 Training Video course by professor Andy Anderson assumes no prior experience with Dreamweaver and actually very little technical background as well. The training highlights new features unique to Dreamweaver CS5.5 and then goes directly into an interactive project, showing you how to plan, design, test and launch a usable website using good HTML and CSS principles and Dreamweaver's many tools. You'll get in-depth guidance on working with formatted text, handling images, working with embedded and external CSS, using forms and fields, uploading to servers, considering search engine optimization and much more. By the end of this Dreamweaver Video Tutorial, you'll be able to create a cohesive site tying together multimedia elements, custom formatting and Dreamweaver options that make management tasks simple.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • How to plan, design, upload and test a complete website using current standards and Adobe Dreamweaver functionality.
  • Dreamweaver-specific tools and options such as templates, libraries, assets and interoperability with the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • HTML and CSS design tags and tips, including how to organize scalable code that will be applied across multiple pages.
  • WYSIWYG editing and drag and drop functionality that makes many aspects of web design simple.
  • Extensive multimedia options that help you incorporate high resolution images, video, audio and animation into websites and apps.

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone wanting to create their first website, or someone who has created simpler website and is looking to create professional, scalable web solutions.
  • Anyone wanting to learn basic HTML and CSS design skills and how they can be utilized within a more substantial authoring tool.
  • Multimedia producers who want to learn how to add video and rich content to their existing site or within a new page.
  • Anyone who wants a quick update on the new features Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5 makes available.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Whats New In Dreamweaver CS5.5
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Introduction
01:43
Working With Enhanced Live Validation
03:12
Working With jQuery Mobile
03:38
Working With Multi-Screen Authoring
03:43
Building A Native Mobile App
03:17
Testing Sites In The Improved Browser Lab
02:37
New CSS Enhancements and Code Hinting
03:34
What Is Happening With HTML5
02:33
Conclusion
00:54
Section 2: Preparing And Planning A Web Site
Introduction
01:21
Asking The Right Questions
06:26
Mapping Out The Project
05:20
Gathering The Materials
05:32
Section 3: Getting Started With Dreamweaver
Introduction
00:45
Viewing The Dreamweaver Window
05:31
Creating A Web Site
02:45
Creating A Web Document
05:10
Setting Properties & Tracing Images
08:03
Viewing Web Pages & Browser Lab
03:20
Saving Web Pages
01:41
Working With Help
03:03
Section 4: Working With Text
Introduction
01:30
Defining The Test Site
07:40
Adding Text To A Page
08:53
Using Paste Special
06:05
Text Selection Techniques
05:32
Character And Paragraph Styles Defined
03:04
Applying Paragraph And Character Styles
09:26
Ordered Unordered & Definition Lists
09:53
Finding & Replacing Text
04:14
Section 5: Working With Images
Introduction
01:04
Images In Dreamweaver
05:04
Setting Up The Work Site
03:14
Adding Images To A New Web Page
07:23
Optimizing Images Within Dreamweaver
03:52
Using External Editors
02:20
Creating A Rollover
02:31
Controlling Images With The Properties Panel
05:54
Opening PSD Images Directly In Dreamweaver
04:49
Section 6: Creating Links
Introduction
00:46
Creating A Link With A Graphic
03:34
Generating An Image Map
05:13
Creating An Email Link
04:38
Linking Web Sites
01:53
Linking Within A Single Web Document
03:09
Section 7: Working With Cascading Style Sheets
Introduction
01:07
Cascading Style Sheets Overview
05:44
Setting Up The Site
01:01
Redefining HTML Tags
06:03
Exploring CSS Categories
08:18
Creating Customized Rules
02:56
Modifying CSS Styles
01:31
Creating A Compound Style
03:24
The CSS Styles Panel
01:35
Section 8: Working With External Cascading Style Sheets
Introduction
01:46
Understanding External Style Sheets
05:14
Setting Up The Site
00:55
Creating An External Style Sheet
10:30
Modifying And External Style Sheet
02:56
Attaching & Removing External Style Sheets
03:17
Performing Global Changes
01:35
Adding External Style Sheets To A New Page
01:37
Putting The Cascade Into CSS
02:52
Section 9: Page Layout With CSS
Introduction
01:17
Working With Div Statements
04:31
Setting Up The Site
00:46
Experimenting With Div Statements
06:02
Creating A Web Page With Divs
13:57
Centering A Page In The Browser
03:18
Working With Backgrounds And Controlling Pages
04:06
Controlling Navigation With CSS
05:18
Working With Text And Images
03:23
Section 10: Working With Frames
Introduction
01:19
Understanding Frames
03:18
Setting Up The Site
00:53
Creating A Frameset
06:09
Creating Navigation With Javascript
03:24
Linking Frames To The Navigation
03:07
Creating A Scroll With A Frame & A Div
05:00
Working With The Noframe Option
02:18
Controlling Frames Within The Frameset
03:18
Section 11: Dreamweaver And HTML
Introduction
01:08
A Look At HTML
04:54
Setting Up The Site
01:39
Working In Code View
05:58
Using The Quick Tag Editor
02:46
The Tag Inspector Panel
04:08
Working With The Code Navigator
02:29

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