Higher Education

Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud: Comprehensive, 1st Edition

  • Corinne Hoisington Central Virginia Community College
  • Jessica Minnick Pasco-Hernando Community College
  • ISBN-10: 1305267222  |  ISBN-13: 9781305267220
  • 584 Pages
  • © 2015 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $134.50
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About

Overview

Meet your students where they work—in the cloud! ADOBE® DREAMWEAVER® CREATIVE CLOUD™: COMPREHENSIVE, 1st Edition has been fully revised to meet Adobe’s most recent Creative Cloud updates. Coverage of the newest Dreamweaver functions and tools bring relevancy to your course while helping students maximize their potential with the Dreamweaver software and familiarize themselves with the Creative Cloud. ADOBE® DREAMWEAVER® CREATIVE CLOUD™: COMPREHENSIVE, 1st Edition follows the Shelly Cashman Series® proven step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach to teaching the Adobe Dreamweaver software. The pedagogy of this text has been enhanced to reflect the learning styles of today’s students. 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

  • Coverage of the newest upgrades to Dreamweaver Creative Cloud, allowing students to efficiently use the software.
  • Pedagogical elements enrich material and create an accessible and user-friendly approach allowing easy navigation through the skills in each chapter.
  • End of Chapter exercises provide a variety of reinforcement opportunities to ensure student retention.
  • Teaches students to build a Web site as a continuing case project throughout the book that they can use as a Web portfolio.
  • Superior reference materials make it easy for students to quickly look up or find additional information in the text.
  • Offers project-specific cases to give students an understanding of the objectives taught in each chapter.
  • A step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach allows students to successfully learn and retain information to be used in their personal and professional lives.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Website Development and Adobe Dreamweaver Creative Cloud.
1. Creating a Website with Dreamweaver.
2. Creating a Template for a Mobile Website Using Responsive Design.
3. Modifying a Responsive Design Template for Tablet and Desktop Displays.
4. Adding Graphics and Links.
5. Exploring Tables and Forms.
6. Enhancing Webpages with Audio and Video.
7. Interacting with jQuery User Interface Widgets.
8. Publishing a Website.
9. Building a Mobile Application.
Appendix A: Adobe Dreamweaver Creative Cloud Help.
Appendix B: For Mac Users.
Appendix C: Project Planning Guidelines.

What's New

  • The new edition of the Shelly Cashman Series® Dreamweaver text guides students in creating a single website that can be displayed on any device—desktop, tablet, or smartphone—perfectly!
  • Updated to include the new features of Adobe Dreamweaver Creative Cloud software, including synchronizing with the Creative Cloud.
  • Full coverage of responsive Web site design.
  • Integration of HTML5 structure elements.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

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Instructor Supplements

TechConnection: The Cengage Community Site for Adobe Educators Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305627253 | ISBN-13: 9781305627253)

Cengage Community for Adobe Educators Join this exclusive community for educators who are teaching Adobe Creative Cloud apps using Cengage learning materials. Cengage has designed this informative, easy-to-navigate community site to improve your teaching experience and your students’ learning experience. We keep you up to date with Adobe product releases. We foster best practice by connecting you with your fellow instructors around the globe. We deliver digital updates to your textbook and helpful instructional video directly to you for classroom use. Enjoy all the benefits of being an engaged member of your community

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Corinne Hoisington

Corinne Hoisington is a professor at Central Virginia Community College in Lynchburg, Virginia. With more than 25 years of teaching experience, Professor Hoisington has been honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in Computer Programming award. A dynamic speaker, she regularly presents on new technology and education trends to instructors across North America. She is the author of several best-selling Shelly Cashman Series texts on Windows, Visual Basic, and Adobe Dreamweaver, as well as Android app development.

Jessica Minnick

Jessica Minnick is an Information Technology Instructor at Pasco-Hernando State College in New Port Richey, Florida. She has more than 15 years of web design experience. Prior to becoming an educator, Jessica worked in the marketing and information technology field for the private sector. She obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Management Information Systems, and a Master of Education in Instructional Technology from the University of South Florida. Jessica has designed several websites for both the private and public sector over the past ten years using Adobe Dreamweaver.