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Microsoft Expression Web 2: Essentials

Video Description

Whether you are creating your first web site or looking for tips on the best ways to create designs with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), Total Training for Expression Web 2: Essentials will help you make the most of Microsofts hot new Web design program. This series gives you an insiders view to the latest features of the software program plus shares many time-saving techniques for working successfully with Expression Web 2.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: GETTING STARTED WITH EXPRESSION WEB 2
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:44
    2. Introducing Expression Web 2 00:02:27
    3. New Feature: Inserting Multimedia 00:04:16
    4. New Feature: Importing Photoshop® Files 00:04:01
    5. Advanced New Features 00:02:57
    6. Creating a Website 00:03:09
    7. Creating a Web Page 00:04:29
    8. Adding Images to Web Pages 00:05:24
    9. Adding & Formatting Text 00:04:45
    10. Setting Hyperlinks 00:03:17
    11. Setting Page Properties 00:04:38
    12. Limitations of General Web Design 00:02:10
  2. CHAPTER 2: THE MANY WAYS TO DESIGN A WEBSITE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:54
    2. Designing with Layers 00:06:10
    3. Designing with CSS 00:08:58
    4. Working with Dynamic Web Templates 00:04:57
    5. Designing with Tables 00:03:56
    6. Using Frames 00:02:44
    7. Dynamic Database-Driven Sites 00:03:25
  3. CHAPTER 3: CUSTOMIZING THE INTERFACE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:32
    2. Working with Task Panes 00:02:58
    3. Setting Program Preferences 00:07:07
    4. Page Editor Options 00:05:46
    5. Toolbars, Menus & Views 00:03:34
    6. Visual Aids & Other Status Bar Options 00:05:14
  4. CHAPTER 4: CREATING A SITE WITH CSS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:39
    2. Viewing a Page without CSS 00:05:43
    3. Using Preview in Browser 00:04:31
    4. Creating a New Site & Adding Div Tags 00:08:45
    5. Adding Images & Text to Div Tags 00:09:15
    6. Creating & Copying a Class Style 00:05:42
    7. Creating & Modifying a Tag Style 00:03:15
    8. Creating an ID Style for the Container & Banner Divs 00:07:36
    9. Creating an ID Style for the Nav Bar & Main Content 00:05:41
    10. Creating an ID Style for the Footer & Copyright Info 00:07:19
    11. Creating Styles for Lists 00:07:43
    12. Setting Page Properties 00:07:51
    13. Modifying Link & Copyright Styles 00:06:08
  5. CHAPTER 5: CREATING A MULTI-COLUMN LAYOUT WITH CSS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:29
    2. Working with Internal & External Style Sheets 00:06:53
    3. Copying Existing Styles 00:03:04
    4. Setting Email & Other Links 00:07:32
    5. Creating a Rollover Effect for Links 00:02:51
    6. Creating a Multi-Column Layout with CSS 00:04:08
    7. Aligning Divs Side-by-Side 00:05:39
    8. Previewing & Testing CSS 00:03:56
    9. Editing a CSS Layout in Expression Web 00:03:34
    10. Working with a Flexible CSS Layout 00:04:51
    11. Adding Borders with CSS 00:07:35
  6. CHAPTER 6: WORKING WITH DYNAMIC WEB TEMPLATES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:27
    2. Saving a Page as a Template 00:08:20
    3. Creating a New Page from a Template 00:06:48
    4. Making Global Changes with a Template 00:06:03
    5. Detaching Templates & Templates vs. CSS 00:05:06
  7. CHAPTER 7: USING HTML TABLES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:30
    2. Problems with Using Tables in a Page 00:02:28
    3. Removing Old Code from Tables 00:07:55
    4. Using CSS with Tables 00:09:55
    5. Using Tables for Tabular Data 00:05:57
    6. Making Tables More Accessible 00:05:25
  8. CHAPTER 8: CREATING FRAMES & IFRAMES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:27
    2. Creating a Frameset 00:04:03
    3. Creating Pages within Framesets 00:07:10
    4. Targeting Links 00:03:14
    5. Editing a Frameset 00:02:38
    6. Creating an iFrame Design 00:06:53
  9. CHAPTER 9: TESTING & PUBLISHING YOUR SITE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:28
    2. Testing Your Site 00:07:55
    3. Changing Site Report Settings & Tracking Hyperlinks 00:02:57
    4. Testing for Accessibility & Compatibility 00:04:30
    5. Organizing Files & Folders 00:01:57
    6. Publishing Your Site to a Server 00:06:24
    7. Download, Synchronize, Publish & Optimize HTML 00:03:26
  10. CHAPTER 10: TIPS & TRICKS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:18
    2. Creating Rollover Images with Behaviors 00:08:10
    3. Swapping Multiple Images with Behaviors 00:02:38
    4. Editing Images outside of Expression Web 00:07:06
    5. Targeting & Modifying Links 00:05:49
    6. Final Comments & Credits 00:00:35