Higher Education

Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 Revealed, 1st Edition

  • Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd North Arkansas College (Emerita)
  • ISBN-10: 1133693202  |  ISBN-13: 9781133693208
  • 608 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2008
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.00
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About

Overview

Discover all that Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6 has to offer! Whether you're looking for a thorough introduction to Dreamweaver or a reliable reference for web design and development work, this proven resource is an ideal choice. ADOBE DREAMWEAVER CS6 REVEALED combines vibrant, full-color illustrations and clear, step-by-step tutorials to help readers master the industry-standard web development software. In addition to detailed information on the current Dreamweaver interface, features, and functionality, the text includes hands-on projects and real-world case studies to help readers hone their skills and appreciate their professional relevance. The text highlights features new to CS6 and explores cutting-edge web standards and design trends, including CSS3 best practices, HTML5 layouts, multiscreen preview, and media queries for mobile devices. Additional online tools and content—including HTML5, Flash, and video files—enable users to apply what they learn by developing actual web content. The author, an experienced design professional and award-winning educator, also emphasizes fundamental web design principles, helping readers develop knowledge and skills that go beyond a specific software package and can serve them well throughout their careers.

Features and Benefits

  • This comprehensive text covers all of the latest Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6 tools—including new HTML5 layouts, multiscreen support, media queries, CSS3 standards, W3C validator support, and more.
  • Throughout the text, tools and features new to CS6 are highlighted with a special icon, making it easy for readers familiar with previous releases to focus on content unique to the new version of the software. Similarly, Power User Shortcuts offer tips and techniques to encourage rapid learning and efficient use of the software.
  • A highly visual, full-color design—including abundant screen shots and real-life examples of web development projects—makes it easier for readers to connect chapter content, tutorials, and exercises to hands-on software applications.
  • Additional tools and content—including text, image, HTML5, Flash, and video files—are available online to help users apply what they learn by developing web content, including a complete website.
  • To complement detailed technical information and step-by-step tutorials, the author explores fundamental design principles, presents real-world case studies, and includes engaging hands-on projects to help readers develop knowledge and skills that can serve them well throughout their careers.

Table of Contents

1. Using Adobe Bridge to Manage Assets.
1. Getting Started with Dreamweaver.
2. Developing a Web Page.
3. Working with Text and Cascading Style Sheets.
4. Adding Images.
5. Working with Links and Navigation.
6. Positioning Objects with CSS and Tables.
7. Managing a Web Server and Files.
8. Using Styles and Style Sheets for Design.
9. Collecting Data with Forms.
10. Positioning Objects with AP Divs.
11. Adding Media and Interactivity with Flash and Spry.
12. Creating and Using Templates.
13. Working with Library Items and Snippets.

What's New

  • This comprehensive text covers all of the latest Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS6 tools—including new HTML5 layouts, multiscreen support, media queries, CSS3 standards, W3C validator support, and more.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd

Sherry Bishop is Instructor Emerita of Digital Media at North Arkansas College, where she received three endowed chairs in technology and an Outstanding Instructor award. An expert in interactive media, she authored and co-authored more than twenty books, and frequently presents at conferences and workshops around the country. The Text and Academic Authors Association awarded her book, Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 Revealed, the Textbook Excellence Award for College Computer Science/Engineering in 2011. Ms. Bishop has earned Adobe Certified Associate credentials in both Web and Visual Communication.