Week 4

February 18, 2010 at 4:20 am (Uncategorized)

  • Keyboard Shortcuts
CTL+D will Deselect
CTL+Z will undo
  • Block Level Elements
<p>  basic paragrah tag – cannot have a block level inside of this tag
<pre> use in place of <p> to retain text formatting in text editor
  • Inline Elements
<img>  Images are inline Elements
<q> use for quotation marks
&nbsp;  use in between words to avoid line breaking
<nobr> use for no breaks in entire paragraph (this is NOT standard)
**When using the inline elements below, be sure to check how they respond in browser**
<em> emphisize (italic)
<strong> strong text (bold)
<kbd> and <samp>  monospace text
<var>  variable text
<abbr title=”abbreviation”>Abbr.</abbr>
<acronym title=”Estimated Time of Arrival”></acronym>
<dfn title=”Web Design Class at AACC”>CAT274</dfn>
  • Color:

Kuler Web Site
Color Theory
Astrology of Color
Color In Motion

  • Adobe Fireworks Videos

Understanding Fireworks
Fireworks Interface
Importing/Exporting and Images
Smart Guides and Tooltip
Using Kuler Color Themes
Understanding Styles and Symbols

  • Other Reference Material

Interactive Advertising Bureau
Web Pages that Suck


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Week 3 Little Tidbits

February 9, 2010 at 10:52 pm (Uncategorized)

Dreamweaver Links

Fireworks Links

Links from Text Book

Week 3 Notable Items


Link to an outside Page

<a href=”www.website.com”>How it will Appear<\a>   (Remember the http://)

Link to internal Page

<a href=”website.html”>How it will Appear<\a>

Embed an image

<img src=”nameofpic.jpg  ALT=”Alt Text”>  (can imbed image from site, but could change!)

.jpg files


Need Optimization to reduce download time (reduce size/color palette/adjust compression)

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Week 2 Reference Videos

February 2, 2010 at 1:31 am (Uncategorized)

Adobe Reference Videos

What is Dreamweaver?
Using Views and Workspaces
Defining Sites
Adding Text and Images
Managing and Uploading Sites
Styling Text in CSS Property Inspector

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Welcome to My Blog

January 24, 2010 at 4:11 am (Uncategorized)

Me Hello, and welcome to my blog. This blog has been created in conjunction with my Web Designing Class (CAT 274) at AACC. I will be creating posts to outline the things I am learning throughout the class.

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