Dreamweaver CC: The Missing Manual [NOOK Book]


Dreamweaver CC comes packed with features and a new, online-only home, but it still doesn’t include a printed guide to working in the cloud or tapping the program’s amazing features. That’s where this Missing Manual comes in. With its jargon-free explanations and hands-on tutorials, you’ll learn how to create every kind of website, from single-purpose static sites to interactive, multimedia-driven web dynamos....

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Dreamweaver CC comes packed with features and a new, online-only home, but it still doesn’t include a printed guide to working in the cloud or tapping the program’s amazing features. That’s where this Missing Manual comes in. With its jargon-free explanations and hands-on tutorials, you’ll learn how to create every kind of website, from single-purpose static sites to interactive, multimedia-driven web dynamos.

The important stuff you need to know:

  • Soar in the cloud. Get features like dynamic software updates and foolproof file collaboration.
  • Get clicking with HTML5. Insert new audio/video tags and more, using convenient one-click menu options.
  • Improve your form. Quickly add HTML5 form elements like email addresses, web URLs, dates, and search fields.
  • Design in style. Build beautiful pages with ease, using Dreamweaver’s revamped CSS creation and editing tools.
  • Enrich your characters. Get scores of new type choices with free Adobe-hosted Edge Web Fonts.
  • Design once, and for all. Use improved fluid-grid layout features to create a responsive design that works across many devices.
  • Build pages that pop. Use the wildly popular jQuery library and its user-interface toolkit, jQuery UI.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781449341671
  • Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 12/18/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 1006
  • Sales rank: 400,037
  • File size: 33 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.

Meet the Author

David Sawyer McFarland, president of Sawyer McFarland Media, has been building and managing websites since 1995. He is also a writer and trainer, and teaches in the Portland State University multimedia program. He wrote the bestselling Missing Manual titles on Adobe Dreamweaver, CSS, and JavaScript.

Christopher Grover lives in Fairfax, California with his wife and two daughters. Chris received degrees in Creative Writing and Film from Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. He's worked as a technical writer, advertising copywriter and product publicist for more than 25 years. His freelance articles have been published in a variety of magazines from Fine Homebuilding to CD-ROM World. Chris's latest project is launching Bolinas Road Creative, an agency that helps small businesses promote their products and services. He's also the author of Word 2007: The Missing Manual and Word 2007 for Starters: The Missing Manual.

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Table of Contents

The Missing Credits;
About the Authors;
About the Creative Team;
The Missing Manual Series;
What Dreamweaver Is All About;
Why Dreamweaver?;
What’s New in Dreamweaver CC;
Life in the Cloud;
What’s Gone in Dreamweaver CC;
HTML Basics;
Document Types;
Of Tags and Properties;
XHTML in Dreamweaver;
HTML5, The New Markup Standard;
Add Style with Cascading Style Sheets;
Add Interactivity with JavaScript;
Mobile Web Design;
How This Book Is Organized;
About This Book;
Windows and Macintosh Commands;
The Very Basics of Reading This Book;
Online Resources;
Using Code Examples;
Safari® Books Online;
Part 1: Building a Web Page;
Chapter 1: Dreamweaver CC Guided Tour;
1.1 Download Dreamweaver CC;
1.2 The Dreamweaver CC Interface;
1.3 Setting Up a Site;
1.4 Creating a Web Page;
1.5 Managing Files and Folders with the Files Panel;
1.6 The Dreamweaver Test Drive;
Chapter 2: Working with Text;
2.1 Adding Text in Dreamweaver;
2.2 Adding Special Characters;
2.3 Selecting Text;
2.4 HTML Formatting;
2.5 Paragraph Formatting;
2.6 Creating and Formatting Lists;
2.7 Text Styles;
2.8 Spell-Checking;
Chapter 3: Introducing Cascading Style Sheets;
3.1 Cascading Style Sheet Basics;
3.2 Creating Styles;
3.3 Using Styles;
3.4 Manipulating Styles;
3.5 Formatting Text with CSS;
3.6 Cascading Style Sheets Tutorial;
Chapter 4: Links;
4.1 Understanding Links;
4.2 Adding a Link;
4.3 Adding an Email Link;
4.4 Linking Within a Web Page;
4.5 Modifying a Link;
4.6 Styling Links;
4.7 Creating a Navigation Menu Tutorial;
4.8 Link Tutorial;
Chapter 5: Images;
5.1 Adding Images;
5.2 Inserting an Image from Photoshop;
5.3 Modifying an Image;
5.4 Controlling Images with CSS;
5.5 Editing Graphics;
5.6 Image Maps;
5.7 Rollover Images;
5.8 Tutorial: Inserting and Formatting Graphics;
Chapter 6: Tables;
6.1 Table Basics;
6.2 Inserting a Table;
6.3 Selecting Parts of a Table;
6.4 Expanded Tables Mode;
6.5 Formatting Tables;
6.6 Modifying Cell and Row Properties;
6.7 Adding and Removing Cells;
6.8 Merging and Splitting Cells;
6.9 Tabular Data;
6.10 Tables Tutorial;
Chapter 7: HTML Under the Hood;
7.1 Controlling How Dreamweaver Handles HTML;
7.2 Code View;
7.3 Live Code;
7.4 Quick Tag Editor;
7.5 Comparing Versions of a Web Page;
7.6 Finding References;
Chapter 8: Find and Replace;
8.1 Find and Replace Basics;
8.2 Basic Text and HTML Searches;
8.3 Advanced Text Searches;
8.4 Advanced Tag Searches;
8.5 A Powerful Example: Adding Alt Text Fast;
Part 2: Building a Better Web Page;
Chapter 9: Advanced CSS;
9.1 Compound Selectors;
9.2 Fast Style Editing with CSS Designer;
9.3 Moving and Managing Styles;
9.4 Resolving CSS Conflicts;
9.5 Using the Code Navigator;
9.6 Styling for Print;
9.7 CSS Transitions;
9.8 Using CSS3;
9.9 Advanced CSS Tutorial;
Chapter 10: Page Layout;
10.1 Types of Web Page Layouts;
10.2 Float Layout Basics;
10.3 Understanding the Box Model;
10.4 Dreamweaver’s CSS Layouts;
10.5 Modifying Dreamweaver’s CSS Layouts;
10.6 Absolute Positioning;
10.7 Adding an AP Element to Your Page;
10.8 Modifying AP Element Properties;
10.9 CSS Layout Tutorial;
Chapter 11: Troubleshooting CSS;
11.1 Analyzing CSS with Dreamweaver;
11.2 Overcoming Common CSS Problems;
Chapter 12: Designing Websites for Mobile Devices;
12.1 Previewing Pages at Different Resolutions;
12.2 Media Queries;
12.3 Strategies for Using Media Queries;
12.4 jQuery Mobile;
12.5 Fluid Grid Layouts;
12.6 Fluid Grid Layout Tutorial;
Part 3: Bringing Your Pages to Life;
Chapter 13: Adding Interactivity with jQuery;
13.1 JavaScript, jQuery, and jQuery UI;
13.2 Adding an Accordion;
13.3 Tabs;
13.4 Datepicker;
13.5 Dialog;
13.6 jQuery UI Widgets for Programmers;
13.7 Dreamweaver Behaviors;
13.8 Applying Dreamweaver Behaviors;
13.9 Events;
13.10 A Sampler of Actions, One by One;
Chapter 14: Forms;
14.1 Form Basics;
14.2 Creating a Form;
14.3 Adding Form Elements;
14.4 Forms Tutorial;
Chapter 15: Adding Sound, Video, and Animation;
15.1 Adding Sound to Your Page;
15.2 Using HTML5 Video;
15.3 Adding Video Through YouTube;
15.4 Flash: An Introduction;
15.5 Automate the Flash Download;
15.6 Add Flash Videos;
15.7 Adding Adobe Edge Animate Animations;
Part 4: Managing a Website;
Chapter 16: Introducing Site Management;
16.1 The Structure of a Website;
16.2 Setting Up a Site (in Depth);
16.3 Managing Dreamweaver Sites;
16.4 Site Assets;
Chapter 17: Testing Your Site;
17.1 Site Launch Checklist;
17.2 Testing Web Pages with BrowserStack;
17.3 Find and Fix Broken Links;
17.4 Validating Web Pages;
17.5 Cleaning Up HTML (and XHTML);
17.6 Site Reporting;
Chapter 18: Moving Your Site to the Internet;
18.1 Adding a Remote Server;
18.2 Transferring Files;
18.3 Check In and Check Out;
18.4 Synchronizing Site Files;
18.5 Communicating with Design Notes;
Part 5: Dreamweaver CC Power;
Chapter 19: Snippets and Libraries;
19.1 Snippets Basics;
19.2 Using Snippets;
19.3 Creating Snippets;
19.4 Built-In Snippets;
19.5 Library Basics;
19.6 Creating and Using Library Items;
19.7 Editing Library Items;
19.8 Snippets and Library Tutorial;
Chapter 20: Templates;
20.1 Template Basics;
20.2 Creating a Template;
20.3 Defining Editable Regions;
20.4 Building Pages Based on a Template;
20.5 Updating a Template;
20.6 Using Repeating Regions;
20.7 Using Editable Tag Attributes;
20.8 Using Optional Regions;
20.9 Exporting a Template-Based Site;
20.10 Template Tutorial;
Chapter 21: Customizing Dreamweaver;
21.1 Keyboard Shortcuts;
21.2 Dreamweaver Extensions;
Chapter 22: Working with Server-Side Programming;
22.1 Pieces of the Puzzle;
22.2 Dynamic Websites: The Setup;
22.3 Creating a Dynamic Page;
22.4 Using Server-Side Includes;
22.5 Working with Related PHP Files;
22.6 PHP Code Hints;
Part 6: Appendixes;
Getting Help;
Getting Online Help;
Getting Help from Other Dreamweaver Fans;
Dreamweaver CC, Menu by Menu;
File Menu;
Edit Menu;
View Menu;
Insert Menu;
Modify Menu;
Format Menu;
Commands Menu;
Site Menu;
Window Menu;
Help Menu;
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