Adobe Dreamweaver Introduction

1 day

Course Description

You want to create and maintain web pages for your website. The fundamental elements of a web page are HTML, XHTML, CSS, and some JavaScript. These technologies take some time to master. In this course, you will use Adobe Dreamweaver to create web pages while focusing on the content, styling, and design. As you construct the web pages, Dreamweaver will competently create the XHTML, CSS and JavaScript required.

You will also maintain and administer your website with Dreamweaver’s site and page management tools. The website and pages you create will reflect your content and design and will be professionally accurate for your site visitors.

Course Objectives

  • Identify Dreamweaver fundamentals
  • Create websites
  • Create web pages
  • Insert tables and import content into web pages
  • Create reusable site assets
  • Link web pages and send the website to the server

Target Student

This course is most valuable for individuals who have been given responsibilities to create or maintain a website. It will also be valuable for new web designers, web developers, and graphic artists who want to extend their skills in creating complete websites. Learning how to use Dreamweaver will enable the practitioner to create web pages and sites in the most efficient manner.

Prerequisites

To ensure success in this course, you should have basic personal computing skills.
For accelerated learning and deeper understanding of this course, it is also recommended that you have some exposure to various
web design technologies.

Course Outline

Getting Started with Dreamweaver

  • World Wide Web Basics
  • Configure Dreamweaver Interface Elements
  • Apply Web Design Elements
  • Customize the Workspace

Creating a Website

  • Establish Project Requirements
  • Plan the Website Project
  • Set Up the Website

Creating Web Pages

  • Create Web Page Documents
  • Add Head and Text Components, Lists, and Quotations to the Page
  • Apply Edge Web Fonts
  • Create Styles and Selectors
  • Format a Web Page with CSS

Inserting Tables and Importing Content

  • Insert and Manage Images
  • Construct Table Tags and Properties
  • Import External Data

Creating Reusable Site Assets

  • Create Reusable Site Assets
  • Create and Use Page Templates

Linking Web Pages and Sending the Website to the Server

  • Create Common Hyperlinks to Site Pages
  • Create Links to Page Locations and Email Links
  • Link with Image Maps and Use Navigation and Rollovers
  • Validate a Website and Upload Files to the Web Server