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Macromedia Dreamweaver 8

Video Description

The series helps you learn how to efficiently layout, develop, and maintain standards-based websites. Tutorials are also peppered with tips and tricks that can only be learned from an avid user of the software.

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1: Introducing the Interface
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:25
    2. Getting Started 00:02:40
    3. The Insert Bar & Properties Inspector Panel 00:05:12
    4. The Menu Bar 00:06:13
    5. The Status Bar 00:01:47
    6. Preferences 00:06:28
  2. Chapter 2: Creating Your First Website
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Setting Up a New or Existing Site 00:05:33
    3. Creating a New Document 00:02:46
    4. Adding & Formatting Text 00:06:15
    5. Setting Fonts for a Web Page 00:02:23
    6. Creating Lists, Indenting, & Changing Text Color 00:02:20
  3. Chapter 3: Adding Images & Links
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:45
    2. Saving Images for the Web 00:04:42
    3. Inserting & Aligning Images on a Web Page 00:04:49
    4. Creating Links & Previewing in a Browser 00:05:35
    5. Creating an Email Link 00:02:59
    6. Creating a Jump Link & Testing Links 00:04:41
  4. Chapter 4: Creating Sites Using Templates
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:53
    2. Browsing Templates 00:01:59
    3. Creating a Website from a Template 00:05:35
    4. Adding Images to a Starter Page 00:03:21
    5. Updating Files & Changing Background Colors 00:03:44
  5. Chapter 5: Designing with Tables
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:52
    2. Creating Tables on a Web Page 00:02:52
    3. Altering Tables Using the Properties Inspector 00:04:09
    4. Creating a New Site 00:05:08
    5. Placing Images & Graphics into Tables 00:03:03
    6. Aligning Text & Graphics in Tables 00:03:32
    7. Adding a Background Color 00:01:43
    8. Using Tracer Images in Layout Mode 00:03:05
    9. Building Pages over Tracer Images 00:03:08
    10. Inserting Text from Other Files 00:01:58
    11. Tweaking Layouts to Create Perfect Pages 00:02:19
  6. Chapter 6: Creating Online Forms
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:06
    2. Setting Up an Online Form 00:02:06
    3. Adding Radio Buttons & List Menus 00:03:51
    4. Creating Text Fields & Areas 00:06:00
    5. Adding Checkboxes & Submit Buttons 00:03:43
    6. Setting Properties for Form Submission 00:02:33
  7. Chapter 7: Saving Time with Libraries, Assets, & More
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:30
    2. Getting Started with Site Setup & Linking 00:02:36
    3. Creating & Using Library Items 00:06:06
    4. Editing Library Items 00:02:23
    5. Using the Assets Panel 00:02:34
    6. Using the Find and Replace Command 00:04:18
    7. Checking Spelling & Editing a Dictionary 00:02:01
  8. Chapter 8: Creating Websites with Frames
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:49
    2. Introducing Frames & Framesets 00:02:19
    3. Creating Frames & Framesets 00:04:22
    4. Saving Framesets 00:02:55
    5. Tricks for Inserting Images & Setting Scroll Bars 00:03:01
    6. Using Tables with a Frameset 00:04:36
    7. Linking Thumbnail Images with Full-Size Images 00:04:08
    8. Dos & Don'ts about Using Frames 00:03:14
  9. Chapter 9: Dreamweaver Tips & Tricks
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:34
    2. Integrating Photoshop(R) with Dreamweaver 00:09:38
    3. Setting Display Options 00:01:54
    4. Saving Features as Favorites 00:06:56
    5. Organizing Files & Folders 00:05:51
    6. Targeting Links 00:03:22
    7. Adding Metatags 00:10:12
    8. Using the History Panel 00:06:05
    9. Adding PDFs to Web Pages 00:06:11
    10. Using Rollovers for Fun & Games 00:04:08
    11. Using Animated GIFs 00:05:41
    12. Backing It Up 00:01:07
    13. Closing Comments & Credits 00:02:16
  10. Chapter 10: Rollovers & Other Image Tricks
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:38
    2. Creating & Inserting Rollover Images 00:08:00
    3. Drawing Image Maps 00:03:53
    4. Cropping Images on a Page 00:03:35
    5. Resizing & Slicing Images in Fireworks(R) 00:05:55
  11. Chapter 11: Saving Time with Templates
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:00
    2. Creating a Template from an Existing Page 00:04:47
    3. Setting Editable & Uneditable Regions 00:05:01
    4. Setting Repeating & Optional Regions 00:03:20
    5. Creating New Pages Based on Templates 00:05:33
    6. Placing Links in a Template 00:07:59
    7. Altering & Updating Templates 00:04:03
    8. Nesting, Exporting, & Using Contribute(TM) 00:05:19
  12. Chapter 12: Designing with Cascading Style Sheets
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:01
    2. Introducing Cascading Style Sheets 00:09:24
    3. Creating a New Class Style 00:02:39
    4. Creating an External Style Sheet 00:04:23
    5. Applying External Style Sheets 00:03:09
    6. Modifying External Style Sheets 00:05:10
    7. Editing Style Properties 00:03:25
    8. Defining Rules for Styles 00:05:28
    9. Working with Predefined Styles 00:03:43
  13. Chapter 13: Creating Precise Designs Using Layers
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:21
    2. Loading & Organizing Images 00:03:22
    3. Creating a Tracing Image 00:02:50
    4. Drawing Layers & Inserting Images 00:05:00
    5. Inserting Text & Using Styles 00:02:47
    6. Sizing & Aligning Layers Precisely 00:05:25
    7. Using Tables within Layers 00:07:29
    8. Stacking Multiple Layers 00:07:30
    9. Adding Background Images 00:02:28
    10. Arranging Layers Using the Z Index 00:05:24
  14. Chapter 14: Using Behaviors to Add Interactivity
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Introducing Behaviors 00:01:51
    3. Using the Behaviors Panel 00:03:29
    4. Applying & Changing Behaviors 00:05:41
    5. Creating a Pop-Up Window 00:05:15
    6. Creating Status Bar Text 00:01:55
    7. Combining Image Maps & Behaviors 00:05:29
    8. Getting More Behaviors 00:02:01
  15. Chapter 15: Adding Audio, Video, & Flash to a Page
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:46
    2. Viewing a Website Made in Flash 00:02:21
    3. Inserting & Embedding a Flash File 00:07:24
    4. Exploring the Flash Properties Panel 00:05:50
    5. Inserting Flash Buttons & Text 00:04:52
    6. Learning about Streaming Media File Formats 00:05:12
    7. Creating Links to Video Files 00:03:51
    8. Embedding a QuickTime(TM) Video in a Page 00:05:39
    9. Using the QuickTime Parameters 00:03:45
    10. Embedding a Windows Media(R) Video into a Page 00:05:33
    11. Adding Audio to a Web Page 00:05:42
    12. Changing the Audio Parameters 00:02:58
  16. Chapter 16: Testing Your Website
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:42
    2. Setting Up Your Site for Testing 00:01:20
    3. Checking Links 00:04:48
    4. Identifying & Dealing with Orphaned Files 00:01:53
    5. Changing Links Sitewide 00:03:24
    6. Using the Check Accessibility Function 00:02:41
    7. Testing Your Work with the Site Reports Option 00:06:51
    8. Recreating Site Cache 00:01:21
    9. Visualizing Your Site in Map View 00:03:11
    10. Using the Locate in Site Feature 00:00:41
    11. Checking for Browser Compatibility 00:03:15
  17. Chapter 17: Publishing & Managing Your Website
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:44
    2. Setting Up a Site 00:01:13
    3. Setting Up the Server Information for FTP 00:06:30
    4. The FTP File Panel Options & Viewing Remote Files 00:02:26
    5. Transferring Files to & from a Server 00:01:54
    6. Working with the Synchronize Button 00:03:29
    7. Alternative Dedicated FTP Programs 00:00:54
    8. Activating Team Management Features 00:01:24
    9. Using the File Check In & Check Out Features 00:02:52
    10. Working with Design Notes 00:04:02
    11. Setting Options in the File View Columns Dialog Box 00:01:55
    12. Enabling Cloaking 00:02:27
    13. Using the Compare with Remote Function 00:01:43
  18. Chapter 18: Working in the Code
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:41
    2. Introducing HTML 00:05:04
    3. Previewing Code in a Browser 00:06:18
    4. Editing HTML 00:05:49
    5. Exploring Code View Options 00:02:24
    6. Setting Preferences 00:03:41
    7. Using Code Hints 00:02:51
    8. Editing Tags & Creating Snippets 00:02:08
    9. Using the Code Inspector & Cleaning Up HTML 00:04:36
  19. Chapter 19: Building a Dynamic Website: Getting Started
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:48
    2. Introducing Database Websites 00:06:49
    3. Installing Internet Information Services (IIS) 00:01:01
    4. Installing a Testing Server 00:04:13
    5. Setting Up a Data Source Name (DSN) 00:02:32
    6. Selecting Security Options 00:04:11
    7. Preparing to Create a Dynamic Website 00:03:07
    8. Creating an ASP JavaScript(TM) Page 00:02:54
  20. Chapter 20: Building a Dynamic Website: Setting Up Pages
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:22
    2. Viewing Database Structures 00:03:05
    3. Accessing Dynamic Content Data Sources 00:02:08
    4. Adding Server Scripts & Reusable Code 00:04:35
    5. Creating Record Sets 00:02:50
    6. Inserting Record Sets into Tables 00:02:17
    7. Creating & Formatting Repeating Regions 00:02:28
    8. Adding a Dynamic Image 00:02:43
    9. Binding a Dynamic Image 00:02:23
    10. Adding Navigation to a Dynamic Page 00:02:04
  21. Chapter 21: Troubleshooting Your Website
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:50
    2. Using Layers & Tables Appropriately 00:06:15
    3. Converting Layers to Tables 00:06:36
    4. Linking Images to Pages 00:04:06
    5. Setting Up the Check Browser Behavior 00:05:33
    6. Replacing HTML Code Using Find and Replace 00:08:19
    7. Final Comments & Credits 00:02:46