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Dreamweaver CS6, Part 3: Container and AP Divs

with expert John Wiley & Sons

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Course at a glance

Release date 4/1/2015
Level Beginner
Runtime 0h 55m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware Included
Hands-on labs N/A
Sample code Included
Exams N/A

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Course description

Dreamweaver CC is packed with the tools you need to create dynamic and interactive sites online. In this eight part learning series, you can learn the ins and outs of maximizing Dreamweaver CC – from navigating the interface to working with HTML, CSS, jQuery, and more. Get to know HTML and how it can be used to set up your own customized website. Add text and images, create page layouts, work with web fonts and tables, and fine tune your workflow for maximum efficiency Gain expert knowledge on site design, including designing for mobile devices and utilizing the jQuery UI library Incorporate multimedia like video, audio, interactive content, HTML forms, and other tools into your web development projects.


This course assumes some familiarity with Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. This course is part of an eight part learning series; Dreamweaver CS6: Intro, Sites and Properties; Dreamweaver CS6: Format, Images and Styles; Dreamweaver CS6: Container and AP Divs; Dreamweaver CS6: Float, Nav Bar and CSS3; Dreamweaver CS6: Tables, Cells and Workflow; Dreamweaver CS6: Flash A/V, Library and Code; Dreamweaver CS6: Web Forms and Spry Framework; and Dreamweaver CS6: Mobile, Grid & Managing. Please be sure to view the courses in order if you are new to the material.

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Our Creative Design courses are presented by experts from Wiley Publishing. Wiley is a global provider of knowledge and knowledge-enabled services that improve outcomes in areas of research, professional practice, and education. They are the publisher of award-winning journals, encyclopedias, books, and online products and services.

Course outline

Container and AP Divs

Fixed Container & AP Divs (21:32)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Fixed Width Container (05:06)
  • More CSS Rule Definitions (03:35)
  • Using AP Divs for Layout (03:23)
  • Creating an AP Div (04:29)
  • Add & Style Text in the AP Div (04:37)
  • Summary (00:10)
Images, Spacing, & Borders (21:16)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Add a Background Image (05:14)
  • Add an Inline Image (05:02)
  • Working with Margins (03:16)
  • Working with Padding (02:14)
  • Working with Borders (03:05)
  • Using the Inspect Mode (02:03)
  • Summary (00:10)
Modifying AP Divs for Layout (13:07)
  • Introduction (00:10)
  • Modifying AP Divs (03:09)
  • AP Div Limitations (04:42)
  • AP Div Techniques (04:54)
  • Summary (00:10)