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Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Dreamweaver Cs4 in 24 Hours (Sams Teach Yourself...in 24 Hours)

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ISBN13: 9780672330407
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Sams Teach Yourself Adobe(R) Dreamweaver(R) CS3 in 24 Hours Betsy Bruce 24 Proven One-hour Lessons In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you will be able to create a fully functional website using Adobe Dreamweaver CS3. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson offers background knowledge along with practical steps to follow, allowing you to learn the essentials of using Dreamweaver from the ground up. Step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Dreamweaver tasks. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. By the Way notes present interesting information related to the discussion. Did You Know? tips offer advice or show you easier ways to do something. Watch Out cautions alert you to possible problems, and give you advice on how to avoid them. Learn how to... Use Dreamweaver CS3 to create simple or advanced web pagesCreate forms to collect information from users at your siteOrganize your site with templates and librariesMake Cascading Style Sheets work for youCraft an interactive website with DHTMLDisplay data efficiently with tablesDress up your site with Flash files and other multimediaInsert scripted functionality by using BehaviorsInsert content controls using the Spry framework JavaScript libraries Customize and extend DreamweaverUpload your website to a server with Dreamweaver's built-in FTP capability Betsy Bruce is a consultant and owner of Performance Factor, creators of training and performance support applications using Dreamweaver and Flash. She is an Adobe-certified instructor for Dreamweaver, Flash, Captivate, and Authorware. As an authorized trainer, she has traveled the country instructinggroups-ranging from corporations to school districts-on effectively creating dynamic and standards-based web content. Register your book at www.samspublishing.com/register for convenient access to downloads, updates, and corrections as they become available. Category: Web Development Covers: Adobe(R) Dreamweaver(R) CS3 User Level: Beginning

Book News Annotation:

Dreamweaver CS4 is Adobe's latest release of its HTML editor and Web application development program. Illustrated with numerous screen shots and clearly written, this manual includes both background information and straightforward instruction on the features and capacilities of CS4. Topics include: designing simple and advanced Web pages, creating cascading style sheets, developing an interactive Web site, and incorporating Flash files and other multimedia into Web sites. Authors Bruce (consultant and Adobe-certified instructor) and Ray (senior business analyst and developer for the Ohio State U. Research Foundation) also include quizzes and exercises at the conclusion of each chapter. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you will be able to create a fully functional website using Adobe Dreamweaver CS4. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson offers background knowledge along with practical steps to follow, allowing you to learn the essentials of using Dreamweaver from the ground up. Full-color figures and clear step-by-step instructions visually show you how to use Dreamweaver. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide related information, advice, and warnings.

 

Learn how to…

  • Use Dreamweaver CS4 to create simple or advanced web pages
  • Create forms to collect information from users at your site
  • Organize your site with templates and libraries
  • Make Cascading Style Sheets work for you
  • Craft an interactive website
  • Display data efficiently with tables
  • Dress up your site with Flash files and other multimedia
  • Insert scripted functionality by using Behaviors
  • Add Ajax controls using the Spry framework JavaScript libraries
  • Customize and extend Dreamweaver
  • Upload your website to a server with Dreamweaver’s built-in FTP capability

Synopsis:

In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 in 24 Hours will show Dreamweaver beginners and upgraders how to create world-class web pages and sites with Adobe Dreamweaver CS4. In this book's straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds on the previous ones — helping you master all the essentials of Adobe's newest version of Dreamweaver from the ground up. Friendly, accessible, and conversational, this book gives Dreamweaver beginners a practical grounding in the entire package, without ever becoming overwhelming or intimidating. Coverage includes: getting started, planning projects, and creating HTML; links, images, multimedia, tables, frames, layers, CSS, behaviors, timelines, forms, publishing, customization, libraries, templates, project management, and much more. Throughout, step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Dreamweaver questions, issues, and tasks... Q and As, Quizzes, and Exercises help you build and test your knowledge... Did You Know? tips offer you insider advice and shortcuts... and Watch Out alerts help you avoid problems. By the time you've finished with these lessons, you won't just understand Dreamweaver CS4: you'll be comfortable using it in real-world projects.

About the Author

 

Betsy Bruce (Seattle, WA) is a web developer and Adobe-authorized Dreamweaver and Authorware trainer for MediaPro, Inc. She specializes in computer and web-based training, and consults with major corporations throughout the Pacific Northwest on both design and training. She has traveled the country guiding corporations and schools in effectively creating dynamic web content. John Ray is an award-winning Web application and network developer whose clients have included Ohio State University, the FCC, Xerox, and the State of Florida. His other books include Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Creative Suite 3 All in One, Sams Teach Yourself Mac OS X Leopard All in One, and Mac OS X Unleashed.

Table of Contents

Part I: Getting Started with Dreamweaver

Hour 1: Understanding the Dreamweaver Interface

Hour 2: Creating a Basic Web Page with Text

Hour 3: Planning and Defining a Project

Hour 4: Setting Lots o'Links: Hyperlinks, URLs, Anchors and Mailto Links

Hour 5: HTML is Fun! Viewing and Modifying HTML

Part II: Adding Images and Multimedia

Hour 6: Displaying Images on a Page

Hour 7: Optimizing and Creating Images

Hour 8: Creating Image Maps and Navigation Bars

Hour 9: Adding Flash and Other Multimedia Files to a Web Page

Hour 10: Managing Assets by Using the Assets Panel

Part III: Web Page Layout with Tables and Frames

Hour 11: Displaying Data by Using Tables

Hour 12: Designing Page Layout by Using Tables

Hour 13: Understanding and Building Frames and Framesets

Part IV: Dynamic HTML: Layers, Cascading Style Sheets, Behaviors, and Timelines

Hour 14: Using Dynamic HTML and Layers

Hour 15: Formatting Web Pages by Using Cascading Style Sheets

Hour 16: Inserting Scripted Functionality by Using Behaviors

Hour 17: Adding Advanced Behaviors: Drag Layer Behavior

Part V: Collecting User Data with Forms

Hour 18: Creating a Form and Using a Form to Collect Data

Hour 19: Sending and Reacting to Form Data

Part VI: Organizing and Uploading a Project

Hour 20: Uploading a Project

Hour 21: Managing and Editing a Project

Hour 22: Customizing Dreamweaver

Hour 23: Reusing Items in a Web Site by Using the Library

Hour 24: Creating and Applying a Template

Part VII: Appendixes

A: Resources

B: Glossary

 

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780672330407
Publisher:
Sams
Subject:
Design
Author:
Bruce, Betsy
Author:
Ray, John
Subject:
Web sites
Subject:
Internet - Web Site Design
Subject:
Web - Page Design
Subject:
Web sites -- Design.
Subject:
Web sites -- Authoring programs.
Subject:
Internet - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Sams Teach Yourself...in 24 Hours
Publication Date:
November 2008
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
520
Dimensions:
9.00x7.40x1.50 in. 2.24 lbs.

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Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Dreamweaver Cs4 in 24 Hours (Sams Teach Yourself...in 24 Hours)
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"Synopsis" by ,

In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, you will be able to create a fully functional website using Adobe Dreamweaver CS4. Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson offers background knowledge along with practical steps to follow, allowing you to learn the essentials of using Dreamweaver from the ground up. Full-color figures and clear step-by-step instructions visually show you how to use Dreamweaver. Quizzes and Exercises at the end of each chapter help you test your knowledge. Notes, Tips, and Cautions provide related information, advice, and warnings.

 

Learn how to…

  • Use Dreamweaver CS4 to create simple or advanced web pages
  • Create forms to collect information from users at your site
  • Organize your site with templates and libraries
  • Make Cascading Style Sheets work for you
  • Craft an interactive website
  • Display data efficiently with tables
  • Dress up your site with Flash files and other multimedia
  • Insert scripted functionality by using Behaviors
  • Add Ajax controls using the Spry framework JavaScript libraries
  • Customize and extend Dreamweaver
  • Upload your website to a server with Dreamweaver’s built-in FTP capability
"Synopsis" by , In just 24 lessons of one hour or less, Sams Teach Yourself Adobe Dreamweaver CS4 in 24 Hours will show Dreamweaver beginners and upgraders how to create world-class web pages and sites with Adobe Dreamweaver CS4. In this book's straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson builds on the previous ones — helping you master all the essentials of Adobe's newest version of Dreamweaver from the ground up. Friendly, accessible, and conversational, this book gives Dreamweaver beginners a practical grounding in the entire package, without ever becoming overwhelming or intimidating. Coverage includes: getting started, planning projects, and creating HTML; links, images, multimedia, tables, frames, layers, CSS, behaviors, timelines, forms, publishing, customization, libraries, templates, project management, and much more. Throughout, step-by-step instructions carefully walk you through the most common Dreamweaver questions, issues, and tasks... Q and As, Quizzes, and Exercises help you build and test your knowledge... Did You Know? tips offer you insider advice and shortcuts... and Watch Out alerts help you avoid problems. By the time you've finished with these lessons, you won't just understand Dreamweaver CS4: you'll be comfortable using it in real-world projects.
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