Higher Education

Microsoft® Expression Web 3: Illustrated Complete, 1st Edition

  • Julie Riley
  • ISBN-10: 0538749555  |  ISBN-13: 9780538749558
  • 424 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2007, 2005
  • © 2011 | Published
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Designed to meet the needs of users from a broad range of experience levels, MICROSOFT EXPRESSION WEB 3: ILLUSTRATED COMPLETE equips your students with Expression Web basics--and well beyond--using the signature Illustrated two-page spread format. Covering the nuts and bolts, new cutting-edge features, and everything in between, the text presents each skill on a succinct, easy-to-understand, two-page spread--making for focused and thorough instruction.

Features and Benefits

  • Presents lessons in a clean, easy-to-follow two-page spread layout that appeals to a wide variety of learning styles.
  • Provides complete coverage of Microsoft Expression Web 3, teaching students how to create professional, graphically appealing Web pages.
  • Offers clear, step-by-step instructions for completing tasks, with action items in green bold text to keep students on track.
  • Perfect for a full-semester course: your students will learn everything from basic skills such as creating Web pages, tables, and forms, to more advanced skills such as working with spreadsheet components and integrating a database with a Web site.

Table of Contents

Unit A. Getting Started with Expression Web.
Unit B. Creating a Web Site.
Unit C. Adding Text and Links.
Unit D. Structuring and Styling Text.
Unit E. Working with Pictures.
Unit F. Enhancing a Design with CSS.
Unit G. Designing Site Navigation.
Unit H. Testing and Publishing Your Web Site.
Unit I. Working with Tables.
Unit J. Working with Forms.
Unit K. Working with Behaviors and Multimedia.
Unit L. Using Code Tools.
Unit M. Advanced Typography Using CSS.
Unit N. Creating a Layout with CSS.
Unit O. Designing Like a Pro.
Unit P. Working with Dynamic Web Templates.

What's New

  • Coverage of adding multimedia such as Silverlight and Flash content to sites, making sites interactive and professional.
  • Includes instruction on how to use SuperPreview - a tool that allows users to preview their site in multiple browsers - ensuring that sites support all platforms.

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ISBN-10: 1133291805 | ISBN-13: 9781133291800

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  • Microsoft® Expression Web 3: Illustrated Complete
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  • New Perspectives on HTML and CSS: Introductory
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Instructor's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 053875043X | ISBN-13: 9780538750431)

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Julie Riley

Julie Riley has spent over a decade working with web technologies in many roles, including web designer, editor, project manager, information architect, and instructional designer. This collective experience gives her a broad perspective on effectively using the web for marketing, communications, and teaching. She and her husband, Brian, live in Boston and own FreshWay Communications, a web design and consulting studio. Julie also teaches web design at North Shore Community College and the Tufts University School of Medicine.