Dreamweaver Fundamentals: An Introduction to Dreamweaver CC

4-Day Public Session  |  4-Day Live Online Session

Dreamweaver Training Course Overview

Adobe Dreamweaver CC web design software provides an intuitive visual interface for making and editing HTML websites and mobile apps. This Dreamweaver training course will provide web designers with the knowledge and hands-on practice they need to build and manage professional websites.

In this Dreamweaver Training Course, You will Learn How to:

  • Customize your workspace
  • Create a page layout
  • Work with cascading style sheets
  • Work with templates
  • Use text, lists and tables
  • Work with images
  • Work with navigation
  • Add interactivity
  • Work with web animation and video
  • Work with forms
  • Publish to the web
  • Design for mobile devices

In-Class Exercises:

  • Customize the Workspace: Learn to switch and split views as well as select a workspace. Take a tour of the workspace and get an overview of what the different panels can do for you.
  • HTML Basics: Understand the basics of HTML. Learn how to write your own HTML.
  • CSS Basics: Understand what CSS is and how to use it. Learn the differences between HTML & CSS. Work with the CSS box model and get a handle on multiples, classes and IDs. Learn to use CSS to format text.
  • Create a Page Layout: Start with a thumbnail and wireframe and end with a finished web page. Learn to modify an existing CSS layout as well as make other changes like the page background color and the page width. Learn to add new components and insert a placeholder for text and images.
  • Work with CSS: Learn to work with the CSS Designer, web type, and background graphics. Understand classes, IDs, and descendant selectors. Create an interactive menu and faux column.
  • Work with Templates: Create a template from an existing layout and add an editable region. Use the template to produce a child page. Edit the template then update the child pages.
  • Work with Text, Lists, and Tables: Create and style text as well as create and style tables.
  • Work with Images: Learn to insert different image types in different ways. Import through the insert panel, Adobe Bridge, a copy & paste, or drag & drop. Use different type of image files like non-web file types, Photoshop files, or Photoshop smart objects.
  • Work with Navigation: Create internal hyperlinks, image-based links, email links, as well as learn to target a page element.
  • Add Interactivity: Work with Dreamweaver behaviors as well as jQuery Accordion widgets.
  • Work with Web Animation and Video: Add web animation and web video to a page.
  • Work with Forms: Add a page form and page form elements: text, checkboxes, radio buttons, lists, and submit button. Do other form processes: specify a form action, email form data, as well as stylize a form.
  • Publish to the Web: Define a remote site. Cloak folders and files. Publish your site online.
  • Designing for Mobile Devices: Create a media query for smart phones and add rules to media query. Adapt CSS navigation to mobile environments. Stylize the content. Create responsive design. Create style sheets for tables.

Immediate Benefits of attending Dreamweaver training:

  • Understand the basics of HTML
  • Learn the most used HTML 4 code
  • Understand CSS box model
  • Understand web design basics
  • Define a Dreamweaver site
  • Create a template
  • Create and style text
  • Create and style a table
  • Adjust an image position with CSS classes
  • Hyperlink basics: internal hyperlink, external link, email link
  • Using jQuery widgets
  • Using web animation
  • Using web video
  • Creating a form page
  • Specifying a form action
  • Emailing form data
  • Learn how to cloak folders and files
  • Put a site online
  • Design for mobile devices
  • Create a media query for smart phones

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