Adobe Dreamweaver - Web Development Boot Camp, Level I

5-Day Public Session  |  5-Day Live Online Session

This Adobe Dreamweaver training course empowers designers and web developers to build standards-based websites with confidence.

I. Defining a Dreamweaver Site

  • Using the Welcome Screen
  • Selecting a CSS Layout
  • Saving a Page
  • Choosing a Document View
  • Modifying the Page Title
  • Changing Headings
  • Inserting Text
  • Inserting Images
  • Selecting and Modifying CSS Styles
  • Adjusting Text, Fonts, and Colors
  • Working with Code and Design View
  • Using the Properties Panel
  • Previewing a Page in Live View
  • Previewing Pages in a Browser

II. Working with CSS in Dreamweaver

  • Attaching an External Style Sheet
  • Creating New CSS Rules
  • Applying Styles
  • Applying Custom Classes to Page
  • Divisions
  • Examining Selectors in the CSS Panel
  • Creating CSS for Other Media Types

III. Working with Text, Lists, and Tables

  • Headings, Lists, and Blockquotes
  • Creating Tables
  • Styling Tables with CSS
  • Spell-Checking a Document
  • Using the Spry Tooltip Widget
  • Finding and Replacing Text

IV. Working with Images

  • Inserting an Image
  • Using Background Images
  • Using the Properties Panel
  • Copying and Pasting from Photoshop
  • Accessing Adobe Bridge
  • Using Photoshop Smart Objects

V. Defining a Dreamweaver Site

  • Linking to Internal Site Pages
  • Creating an External Link
  • Setting Up E-mail Links
  • Targeting Links Within a Page
  • Inserting Spry Menu Bars
  • Inserting Spry Tabbed Panels
  • Checking Your Page

VI. Adding Interactivity

  • Dreamweaver Behaviors
  • Using a Spry Effects Behavior
  • Learning About XML Data
  • Importing XML Data with Spry
  • Creating Spry Accordions
  • Customizing a Spry Accordion

VII. Creating a Page Layout

  • Creating a Layout Styled
  • Elements
  • Looking at Code View
  • Exporting CSS Styles
  • Using the Ruler and Guides
  • Checking the Layout

VIII. Working with Forms

  • Learning About Forms
  • Adding a Form to the Page
  • Inserting Text Form Elements
  • Creating Radio Buttons
  • Inserting Check Boxes
  • Working with Lists
  • Adding a Submit Button
  • Styling Forms

IX. Working with Flash Content

  • Adding a Flash Movie
  • Adding a Flash Video
  • Flash Video Component Basics

X. Increasing Productivity

  • Creating a Template
  • Inserting Editable Regions
  • Updating a Template
  • Producing Child Pages
  • Using Library Items
  • Using Server-Side Includes

XI. Publishing to the Web

  • Defining a Remote Site
  • Cloaking Folders and Files
  • Putting Your Site Online

XII. Introduction

  • Understanding the course format
  • Reviewing the course objectives and prerequisites
  • Looking at the course outlines

XIII. Getting Started

  • Understanding static vs. dynamic pages
  • Working with sites in Dreamweaver
  • Learning Dreamweaver interface basics
  • Developing dynamic pages
  • Including common code

XIV. Using the Database Panel

  • Using databases on the web
  • Creating a database connection
  • Using the Database panel
  • Using the Bindings panel to create a simple recordset
  • Creating an advanced recordset using joins

XV. Binding Data to a Page

  • Binding data to a page
  • Using Live Data View
  • Formatting data using the Bindings panel
  • Inserting a dynamic image

XVI. Customizing Recordset Display

  • Introducing Server Behaviors
  • Displaying all rows in a recordset using Repeat Region
  • Introducing Application Objects
  • Using the Recordset Navigation Bar to page through recordsets
  • Displaying Recordset Navigation Status
  • Using the Server Debug View

XVII. Creating Drill-down Interfaces

  • Creating a drill-down interface
  • Generating dynamic links
  • Using dynamic filters in SQL
  • Using the Dynamic Table Application Object
  • Creating a master-detail page set

XVIII. Creating a Search Interface

  • Reviewing HTML Forms
  • Creating dynamically populated drop-down menus
  • Creating filtered recordsets

XIX. Inserting Rows into a Table

  • Creating a form and using the Insert Record Server Behavior
  • Validating form data using Behaviors
  • Creating dynamic form elements
  • Using the Recordset Insertion Form Application Object

XX. Updating Rows

  • Creating an interface for updating data
  • Displaying results in a table using the Dynamic Table Application Object
  • Creating a pre-filled form for the row to update
  • Using URL parameters
  • Using the Record Update Form Application Object
  • Manually creating a form and applying an Update Record Server Behavior

XXI. Deleting Rows

  • Understanding the delete process
  • Creating a delete confirmation page
  • Passing hidden data in a form
  • Using a SQL Delete statement
  • Using the Delete Row Application Object

XXII. Authenticating Users

  • Setting and retrieving cookies
  • Authenticating users with a web application
  • Building the registration pages
  • Building the log-in page
  • Restricting access to pages