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The internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow - Bill Gates DREAMWEAVER Welcome to our website!
ADOBE DREAMWEAVER Allows the user to create, manage and enhance Websites. Adobe Dreamweaver is an industry standard for Web design.
Open Adobe Photoshop. Choose File > Open. Browse until you find your first alphabet photo.jpg image. Click OK. CREATING A NEW WEBPAGE Open Adobe Dreamweaver to begin. Select File>New. Choose Blank page>HTML>None. Click Create. Choose File>Save as and save your webpage as index.html
SETTING UP A LOCAL SITE A local site is a method to tell your computer where to find all of your website files. This local site will automatically check your web folder for updates to your website content.
SETTING UP A LOCAL SITE Next, choose Site>New Site. For Site Name, insert your group name. The Local Site Folder is where your website will be stored. Click the small folder and browse to your Desktop. Click Select. The website folder will now be stored on your Desktop. Site Name Small folder
USING TABLES Tables are used to contain web content. Tables tell the computer how to use images and text without requiring the user to put everything in HTML code manually.
USING TABLES Choose Insert>Table. In the Table dialog box, change the Rows and Columns to three. Change the Table Width to 1000 pixels. Click OK. Save your document as index.html
INSERTING IMAGES You can easily insert images into Dreamweaver to add to the content of your website. When you insert any image, it must be located in the root folder on your desktop.
INSERTING IMAGES Using your cursor, click inside the top center rectangle on the table. Choose Insert>Image. Browse until you find the file you want. Click OK. Top center rectangle
INSERTING IMAGES Using alternate text creates greater accessibility for users of your website. In the space for Alternate Text, type the name of your file. Click OK.
Choose Image > Mode > CMYK Color. ADDING TEXT Note the Properties tab at the bottom of your workspace. Click the cell containing your image. Choose Properties>Horz>Center to center align your image. Click and highlight your school name. Choose Properties>Format>Heading 1 to change your font. Change Home and About FFA as well.
Choose Image > Mode > CMYK Color. ADDING HYPERLINKS Split your screen. Highlight About FFA in the code. Click Insert>Hyperlink Copy and paste the URL from the National FFA Website into the dialog box. Click OK. Split Screen URL to the National FFA Website
Choose Image > Mode > CMYK Color. PREVIEW YOUR WEBSITE! Click on the World button. Select a browser. World Button
Choose Image > Mode > CMYK Color. YOUR WEBSITE! Save your progress!
1.What is the purpose of a local site? 2.Why do all of the files included in your Website need to be in ONE folder? LETS REVIEW!
3.What is the advantage to using the split screen option while building the Website? 4.How do you preview the Website? LETS REVIEW!