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Total Training for Adobe Dreamweaver CS3: Essentials

Video Description

Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 places the tools in your hands to quickly and easily design, develop and eye catching and manageable websites. During this comprehensive introduction to Dreamweaver CS3 you will cover the basics of how to create Web pages, set links, and insert images, to more advanced techniques for creating page layouts with tables and CSS.

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: DESIGNING WEBSITES WITH DREAMWEAVER CS3
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:01:09
    2. Comparing Web Design Options 00:03:45
    3. Appreciating CSS Advantages 00:02:44
    4. Reviewing Old School Designs 00:05:06
    5. Creating Dynamic Sites 00:02:24
    6. Reviewing Site Differences 00:05:24
  2. CHAPTER 2: CREATING A NEW WEBSITE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Creating a New Site 00:06:52
    3. Creating a New Page 00:05:07
    4. Adding Images with Alternate Text 00:03:40
    5. Inserting & Formatting Text 00:02:12
    6. Aligning Images with the Property Inspector 00:02:47
    7. Using the Page Properties Dialog Box 00:03:33
    8. Linking to Pages in a Site 00:06:48
    9. Creating an Email Link 00:02:26
    10. Linking to Other Websites 00:01:28
    11. Testing & Targeting Links 00:02:31
    12. Organizing Files & Folders 00:05:57
  3. CHAPTER 3: CUSTOMIZING THE INTERFACE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:24
    2. Introducing the Workspace 00:03:30
    3. Opening an Existing Site 00:02:12
    4. Working in Code, Design & Split Views 00:01:54
    5. Customizing the Insert Bar 00:01:32
    6. Use the Properties Inspector & the Tag Selector 00:04:57
    7. Reviewing Menu Options & Preferences 00:04:01
    8. Comparing the Macintosh(R) & PC Interfaces 00:03:26
    9. Previewing in Browsers & Device Central 00:02:38
  4. CHAPTER 4: CREATING & INSERTING IMAGES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:35
    2. Optimizing Images for the Web 00:02:33
    3. Saving GIFs & PNGs in Photoshop(R) 00:04:38
    4. Inserting GIFs in Dreamweaver 00:02:50
    5. Adjusting Transparency Settings 00:02:15
    6. Saving JPGs for the Web 00:03:17
    7. Edit Images in Dreamweaver & Photoshop 00:02:54
    8. Changing Editor Preferences 00:03:29
  5. CHAPTER 5: CREATING CSS LAYOUTS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:39
    2. Getting Started with Styles 00:02:09
    3. Creating Tag & Class Styles 00:04:25
    4. Creating Styles to Format Images 00:06:18
    5. Reviewing CSS Code 00:02:11
    6. Previewing Page Styles 00:02:56
    7. Understanding Page Properties 00:02:12
    8. Creating Divs with ID Styles 00:05:20
    9. Adding Images & Lists to Divs 00:05:45
    10. Creating a Series of Divs 00:05:18
    11. Aligning Divs Side by Side 00:05:54
    12. Using the Clear Option in CSS 00:05:00
    13. Adding Borders with CSS 00:04:36
    14. Creating an Image Border 00:02:22
    15. Using Margins for Positioning 00:02:21
    16. Creating Navigation Links 00:04:35
    17. Styling a List for Navigation 00:06:29
    18. Creating a Rollover Effect in CSS 00:02:43
    19. Duplicating Existing Styles 00:04:24
    20. Changing Page Properties Styles 00:01:56
    21. Reviewing Style Selectors 00:02:30
  6. CHAPTER 6: DESIGNING WITH CSS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Understanding the Box Model 00:02:54
    3. Comparing Margins & Padding 00:06:20
    4. Viewing CSS in Various Browsers 00:02:12
    5. Creating a Page from a Template 00:02:44
    6. Using Paste Special 00:05:52
    7. Using Styles to Align Images 00:06:02
    8. Creating a Two Column Layout 00:03:07
    9. Calculating CSS Spacing 00:04:24
    10. Styling INTRODUCTIONlines 00:03:19
    11. Understanding Font Sizes 00:05:45
    12. Using External Style Sheets 00:05:00
    13. Viewing Styles 00:06:04
    14. Reviewing CSS Options 00:03:01
  7. CHAPTER 7: CREATING LAYOUTS WITH ABSOLUTE POSITIONING
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:34
    2. Explaining Absolute Positioning 00:04:41
    3. Comparing Absolute & Centered Positioning 00:06:34
    4. Warnings about Using AP Divs 00:02:05
    5. Using a Tracing Image 00:02:40
    6. Creating a Layout with AP Divs 00:03:19
    7. Naming AP Divs 00:03:19
    8. Nesting AP Divs 00:03:16
    9. Aligning AP Divs 00:02:58
    10. Inserting Images into Divs 00:04:22
    11. Calculating Page Layouts 00:06:22
    12. Refining an AP Layout 00:04:37
    13. Setting the Z-Index 00:08:57
  8. CHAPTER 8: DESIGNING ACCESSIBLE TABLES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:34
    2. Understanding Tables & Accessibility 00:04:30
    3. Using Tables for Tabular Data 00:04:52
    4. Styling a Table 00:09:07
    5. Editing Table Layouts 00:06:51
    6. Adding Style to a Table Using CSS 00:06:00
  9. CHAPTER 9: CREATING WEBSITES WITH FRAMES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:40
    2. Introducing Frames 00:02:04
    3. Creating a Frameset 00:05:05
    4. Opening Pages into Frames 00:04:52
    5. Controlling Scrollbars & Borders 00:01:59
    6. Targeting Links in Frames 00:04:18
    7. Credits 00:01:33
  10. CHAPTER 10: USING BEHAVIORS TO ADD INTERACTIVITY
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:20
    2. Viewing Behaviors in a Browser 00:02:10
    3. Introducing the Behaviors Panel 00:01:46
    4. Inserting Rollover Images 00:08:10
    5. Using the Swap Image Behavior 00:06:08
    6. Altering Swap Image Options 00:09:18
    7. Using the Show-Hide Elements Behavior 00:06:50
    8. Using the Open Browser Behavior 00:06:49
    9. Downloading More Behaviors 00:01:36
  11. CHAPTER 11: SURVIVAL HTML & CSS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:28
    2. Writing HTML: The Fundamentals 00:03:45
    3. Understanding Doctypes 00:03:52
    4. Recognizing HTML Tags 00:04:18
    5. Understanding Links 00:06:16
    6. Working in Split View 00:05:08
  12. CHAPTER 12: USING & CREATING TEMPLATES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:27
    2. Using CSS Layouts 00:07:23
    3. Editing CSS Layouts 00:05:23
    4. Altering CSS Styles 00:06:11
    5. Creating a Dynamic Web Template 00:07:31
    6. Editing Dynamic Web Templates 00:03:50
  13. CHAPTER 13: CREATING WEB FORMS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:41
    2. Creating & Inserting a Form 00:03:15
    3. Inserting Text Fields 00:05:26
    4. Adding Drop-Down Lists 00:02:10
    5. Inserting Radio Buttons 00:01:50
    6. Inserting Check Boxes & a Submit Button 00:04:05
    7. Connecting a Form to a Script 00:07:46
  14. CHAPTER 14: ADDING FLASH® TO YOUR PAGES
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:28
    2. Working with Flash 00:06:59
    3. Inserting Flash Video 00:05:22
    4. Creating Flash Buttons & Text 00:07:54
    5. Troubleshooting the Flash Options 00:04:55
  15. CHAPTER 15: TESTING & PUBLISHING A WEBSITE
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:24
    2. Using the Check Page Feature 00:01:50
    3. Testing & Fixing Links 00:02:24
    4. Running Site Reports 00:02:45
    5. Configuring FTP Settings 00:05:08
    6. Publishing a Site to a Server 00:06:05
  16. CHAPTER 16: DREAMWEAVER TIPS & TRICKS
    1. INTRODUCTION 00:00:25
    2. Registering a Domain Name 00:02:26
    3. Finding Fonts & Photos 00:01:53
    4. Learning More Online 00:00:39
    5. Final Comments & Credits 00:02:08