Higher Education

Adobe Dreamweaver CS3: Comprehensive Concepts and Techniques, 1st Edition

  • Gary B. Shelly
  • Thomas J. Cashman
  • Dolores J. Wells Hillsborough Community College
  • Steven M. Freund University of Central Florida
  • ISBN-10: 142391242X  |  ISBN-13: 9781423912422
  • 840 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2007
  • © 2009 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $142.50
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Adobe Dreamweaver CS3:Comprehensive Concepts and Techniques follows the Shelly Cashman Series' proven step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to teaching the Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 software. Readers will easily follow along with the chapters in the text to gain valuable and comprehensive software skills to build their own exciting and dynamic Web sites and develop Internet applications.

Features and Benefits

  • Updated for the Dreamweaver CS3 software, including coverage of the popular feature for creating a Web Photo Album in the Dreamweaver CS3 environment.
  • Teaches students to build a Web site as a continuing case project throughout the book that they can use as a Web portfolio.
  • Includes material for a ten- to fifteen-week course that teaches Dreamweaver CS3 as the primary component.
  • Offers project-specific cases to give students an understanding of the objectives taught in each chapter.
  • Reinforces skills and concepts with extensive end-of-chapter exercises.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Web Site Development and Adobe Dreamweaver CS3.
1. Creating a Dreamweaver Web Page and Local Site.
2. Adding Web Pages, Links, and Images.
3. Tables and Page Layout.
4. Forms.
5. Templates and Style Sheets.
6. Absolute Positioning, Image Maps, and Navigation Bars.
7. Page Layout with Frames.
8. Animation and Behaviors.
9. Media Objects.
Special Feature: Dreamweaver Web Photo Album.
A: Dreamweaver Help.
B: Dreamweaver and Accessibility.
C: Publishing to a Web Server.

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  • Introductory: Chapters 1-3; Appendices

    ISBN-10: 1423912403  | ISBN-13: 9781423912408

    List Price = $88.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $66.75

  • Complete: Chapters 1-6; Appendices

    ISBN-10:  1423912411 | ISBN-13:  9781423912415

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Gary B. Shelly

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Thomas J. Cashman

Thomas J. Cashman received his education at California State University, Los Angeles. He established one of the first business data processing programs in the U.S. at Long Beach City College in California, where he taught and served as department head. In 1969, he began collaborating with now best-selling author, Gary Shelly.

Dolores J. Wells

Dr. Dolores J. Wells has taught business and computer science at Hillsborough Community College in Tampa for 29 years. She teaches a variety of distance learning courses, participates on several committees assisting with the creation of new AS degrees for Florida community colleges, and has created numerous e-packs and authored or contributed to several textbooks, including Discovering Computers. More recently, she has authored three editions of Shelly Cashman Series' Dreamweaver books. Dr. Wells also created the first WebCT e-packs for the Shelly Cashman Series.

Steven M. Freund

Steven M. Freund attended the University of Central Florida and serves as a leader instructor of various Microsoft® Office, computer concepts, programming, and Internet technology courses throughout Central Florida. An integral author for the successful Shelly Cashman Series since 2001, he has presented at the annual customer conference, the Shelly Cashman Series Institute, as well as other customer events. Mr. Freund has co-authored multiple editions of DISCOVERING COMPUTERS, Mozilla Firefox, Windows® Internet Explorer, Windows®, Office, and Dreamweaver books. He has also written numerous successful instructor supplements.