Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Revealed

  • AUTHOR: Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd
  • ISBN-13: 9781111130664 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 544 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2008, 2006
  • ©2011     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Discover all that Dreamweaver CS5 has to offer! Whether you're looking for a step-by-step introduction to Adobe® Dreamweaver® or a solid reference as you continue your work in Web design, this is a standout resource. ADOBE DREAMWEAVER CS5 REVEALED uses detailed, vibrant illustrations; clear, straightforward lessons; and real-world case studies to provide an overview of the Dreamweaver interface and how to use it effectively. This latest edition includes expanded content on CSS best practices, the new Navigation toolbar, the simplified site setup, Spry menu bars, improved CSS layouts, and Live view navigation. Sidebars throughout the book incorporate basic Web design principles, providing readers with a skill set that goes beyond the software interface and can be applied in a variety of situations.

Features

  • Covers all the latest Dreamweaver CS5 tools—including the new CSS Enable/Disable CSS Property button, redesigned CSS layouts, Live View Navigation feature and much more.
  • All new features are highlighted throughout the text with a new features icon.
  • Color illustrations correspond to lesson steps for clear visual instruction.
  • Extensive redesigned data files—including HTML files, text, images, Flash content, and video content—are included with the text to engage readers and give them the tools they need to develop a website from start to finish.
  • Power User Shortcuts offer readers tips and tricks for quick learning and efficient use of the software.

About the Contributor

AUTHOR
  • Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd

    Sherry Bishop is Instructor Emerita of Digital Media at North Arkansas College, where she received three endowed chairs in technology and an Outstanding Instructor award. An expert in interactive media, she authored and co-authored more than twenty books, and frequently presents at conferences and workshops around the country. The Text and Academic Authors Association awarded her book, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Revealed, the Textbook Excellence Award for College Computer Science/Engineering in 2011. Ms. Bishop has earned Adobe Certified Associate credentials in both Web and Visual Communication.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started with Dreamweaver.
2. Developing a Web Page.
3. Working with Text and CSS.
4. Adding Images.
5. Working with Links and Navigation.
6. Positioning Content with CSS and Div Tags.
7. Managing and Publishing a Site.
8. Managing Style Sheets.
9. Using Tables to Display Data.
10. Collecting Data with Forms.
11. Adding Media and Interactivity with Flash and Spry.
12. Creating and Using Templates.
13. Working with Library Items and Snippets.

New to this Edition

  • Web 2.0 and social networking coverage.
  • The Site Setup process is simplified.
  • New CSS Enable/Disable CSS Property button allows you to turn on and off CSS properties.
  • The redesigned CSS layouts have additional helpful comments and with improved div background colors to help you visualize each div on the page.
  • The Live View Navigation feature allows you to follow page links in Live view.
  • The Adobe BrowserLab allows you to preview your site from within Dreamweaver.
  • An additional checkbox in the New Document dialog box lets you enable ICE when you create a new file based on a CSS layout.

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  • Casebound Edition
    ISBN-10: 111113068X | ISBN-13: 9781111130688
    Price = $74.50