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Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed, 1st Edition

  • Sherry Bishop, BSBA, MEd
  • ISBN-10: 1305118715
  • ISBN-13: 9781305118713
  • 528 Pages | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2013, 2011
  • COPYRIGHT: 2015 Published
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Overview

About the Product

Discover all that Adobe® Dreamweaver® CC 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 CC 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 CC and explores cutting-edge web standards and design trends. 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

  • This comprehensive text covers all of the Adobe® Dreamweaver® CC tools.

  • Throughout the text, tools and features new to CC 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 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.

About the Author

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.

Table of Contents

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. Adding Media and Interactivity.

New to this edition

  • Meet your students where they work—in the cloud. Publishing in Fall 2014, ADOBE DREAMWEAVER CC REVEALED 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 Creative Cloud.
  • Newly released Creative Cloud features have been thoroughly integrated into the book, as well as the accompanying CourseMate website, which reinforces new skills and concepts learned in the book.

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the Main title.
Please see Main title page for new to this edition information.

Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Companion Website  (ISBN-10: 130526195X | ISBN-13: 9781305261952)

The Instructor Resources include PowerPoint® presentations for each textbook chapter, a Cognero test bank, an Instructor’s Manual, a sample syllabus, and Solution Files for the exercises in the text.

Cengage Testing, powered by Cognero® Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305393554 | ISBN-13: 9781305393554)

Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero is a flexible, online system that allows you to: author, edit, and manage test bank content from multiple Cengage Learning solutions; create multiple test versions in an instant; deliver tests from your LMS, your classroom or wherever you want. Start right away! Cengage Learning Testing Powered by Cognero works on any operating system or browser. No special installs or downloads needed. Create tests from school, home, the coffee shop – anywhere with Internet access. What will you find? Simplicity at every step. A desktop-inspired interface features drop-down menus and familiar, intuitive tools that take you through content creation and management with ease. Full-featured test generator. Create ideal assessments with your choice of 15 question types (including true/false, multiple choice, opinion scale/likert, and essay). Multi-language support, an equation editor and unlimited metadata help ensure your tests are complete and compliant. Cross-compatible capability. Import and export content into other systems.

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

CourseMate, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305262190 | ISBN-13: 9781305262195)

Cengage Learning’s Computing CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook—including a state-of-the-art MindTap Reader eBook. Watch student comprehension soar as your class works with the printed textbook and the textbook-specific website.

MindTap Media Arts & Design, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed  (ISBN-10: 1337113425 | ISBN-13: 9781337113427)

MindTap Media Arts & Design for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed is the digital learning solution that powers students from memorization to mastery. It gives you complete control of your course—to provide engaging content, to challenge every individual, and to build their confidence. Empower students to accelerate their progress with MindTap. MindTap: Powered by You. MindTap gives you complete ownership of your content and learning experience. Personalized teaching becomes yours through a Learning Path built with key student objectives and your syllabus in mind. Control what students see and when they see it. Relevant readings, RSS feeds, instructional video, and activities take students from from basic knowledge to analysis and application. Analytics and reports provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement, and completion rates.

MindTap Media Arts & Design, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed  (ISBN-10: 1305655966 | ISBN-13: 9781305655966)

MindTap Media Arts & Design is a personalized teaching experience with relevant assignments that guide students to analyze, apply what they learn, and improve critical thinking, allowing you to measure skills and outcomes with ease. Personalized teaching becomes yours through a Learning Path built with key student objectives and your syllabus in mind. Control what students see and when they see it. Relevant readings, RSS feeds, instructional video, and activities are designed to take students up the levels of learning, from basic knowledge to analysis and application. Analytics and reports provide a snapshot of class progress, time in course, engagement, and completion rates.

Student Supplements

CourseMate, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1305262190 | ISBN-13: 9781305262195)

The more you study, the better the results. Make the most of your study time by accessing everything you need to succeed in one place. Read your textbook, take notes, review flashcards, watch videos, and take practice quizzes—online with CourseMate.

MindTap Media Arts & Design, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed  (ISBN-10: 1337113425 | ISBN-13: 9781337113427)

MindTap Media Arts & Design for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed helps you learn on your terms. INSTANT ACCESS IN YOUR POCKET. Take advantage of the MindTap Mobile App to learn on your terms. Read or listen to textbooks and study with the aid of instructor notifications, flashcards, and practice quizzes. MINDTAP HELPS YOU CREATE YOUR OWN POTENTIAL. GEAR UP FOR ULTIMATE SUCCESS. Track your scores and stay motivated toward goals. Whether you have more work to do or are ahead of the curve, you’ll know where to focus your efforts. And the MindTap Green Dot will charge your confidence along the way. MINDTAP HELPS YOU OWN YOUR PROGRESS. MAKE THE TEXT YOURS. No one knows what works for you better than you. Highlight key text, add notes, and create custom flashcards. When it’s time to study, everything you’ve flagged or noted can be gathered into a guide you can organize.

MindTap Media Arts & Design, 2 terms (12 months) Instant Access for Bishop's Adobe® Dreamweaver® Creative Cloud Revealed  (ISBN-10: 1305655966 | ISBN-13: 9781305655966)

MindTap Media Arts & Design engages you to produce your best work--consistently. By seamlessly integrating course material with videos, activities, apps, and much more, MindTap creates a unique learning path that fosters increased comprehension and efficiency. You will be motivated with real-world assignments and information that shows where you stand at all times--both individually and compared to the highest performers in class. Be assured you will focus on what’s most important to the instructor with a learning path designed specifically by the instructor and for your course. Master the most important information with built-in study tools that help students stay organized and efficient.