9:00am - 5:00pm MT
$249 for BDA members, $289 for non-members
If you want a solid start in web design with a visual editor, this Adobe Dreamweaver class emphasizes best practices and understanding the code behind the scenes. You'll learn both software and web design principles in one intensive day.
We'll start with an introduction to Dreamweaver's interface and setting up your website, working with HTML, links, and graphics. Then we'll start learning how to use Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) for professional website layout. We'll also cover Dreamweaver's time-saving template and publishing features, including setting up your site online.
I. Introduction to Dreamweaver
Defining a Local Site
File System Best Practices
Preview in Browser
II. Creating a Web Page with HTML Structure
HTML Tags and Basic Formatting
IV. Working with Graphics
Overview of Graphic Usage Techniques
Placing Graphics on the Page
Properties of Graphics, ALT text
V. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
The CSS Styles Panel
Types of Syle Rules: Tag, .Class, #ID, Compound
Useful CSS Properties
External Style Sheets
VI. Page Layout
Premade CSS Layouts
Walk-through: Creating a CSS Based Layout
VII. Using Libraries andTemplates
Remote Site Definition Settings
Connecting to a Remote Site and Uploading/Synchronizing
IX. Links and Resources
Presented in Adobe CS5, but most of what is taught will apply to earlier versions of the program.
For complete details, PLEASE REGISTER at the BDA website
. Boulder Digital Arts offers affordable training in digital media from professionals working in the field.