Your first HTML & CSS web page - Dreamweaver CC 2017

Daniel Scott, Microsoft and Adobe guru for BYOL international

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13 Videos (2h 11m)
    • Introduction - Coding for Designers

      1:25
    • What we'll be building and resources

      5:48
    • Our first HTML & CSS web page

      13:46
    • Making your site responsive

      7:16
    • Creating a navigation hamburger menu

      14:32
    • Styling our responsive navigation menu

      19:20
    • Real time preview on phone & tablet

      3:38
    • Working with typography on a website

      5:15
    • Creating our hero box

      22:05
    • Adding our image grid

      13:50
    • Publishing your website to the internet

      4:59
    • Lasts things now that you’re a coder

      4:11
    • Dreamweaver Cheat Sheet

      14:53

About This Class

You love design but you hate coding. You give your web designs to someone else & miss out on vital income.

Hi - my name is Dan and I’ll be showing you how to code your first ever website using the new Dreamweaver 2017.

Why should you learn to code? Because relying on others to bring your designs to life is frustrating when they don’t seem to appreciate the hours you spent aligning the image boxes or kerning your headings. It’s also a huge chuck of the invoice that you’re leaving on the table if you’re out sourcing or turning away web design work.

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Whether you’re building a website for yourself, or you want to generate more income for your business I promise this is the place to be. We’ll build a portfolio website that you can adjust and use for yourself. Like the mechanic with the rusty car - designers often have half finished or no portfolio website at all. Lets build yours together and along the way find out that coding isn’t as scary as some people (you included) make out.

Let’s learn more to earn more as a designer.

What are the requirements?

  • You'll need a copy of Dreamweaver CC 2017 or above. A free 30 day trial can be download from Adobe here.
  • No previous Dreamweaver or web design experience is necessary.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • You'll learn to build a portfolio website.
  • Download exercise files & cheat sheet.
  • Create mobile, tablet & desktop versions of the website.   
  • Build a responsive navigation with burger menu.
  • How to get the most from your portfolio Images.
  • How to use beautiful web fonts in your designs.
  • How to publish your website.
  • How much to charge for your work.
  • How to get paid.
  • Getting up & running your first web job.
  • Forum support from me. 
  • All the techniques used by professional website designers.
  • Ways to preview your designs straight to your mobile device.
  • Professional workflows and shortcuts. 
  • A wealth of other resources and websites to help your new career path.

What is the target audience?

  • YES: This course is for beginners. Aimed at people new to the world of web design. No previous Dreamweaver experience is necessary. 
  • NO: This course is NOT suited to people experienced in using HTML & CSS.

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This class was super helpful and I find the teacher very talented at taking complex subject matter and making it seem easy and accessible. It answered the key questions I had about ways to improve my web site and I will be incorporating what I learned in the near future. Thanks Skillshare I think this might be one of your best classes!!
Daniel Scott is absolutely, AMAZING! This class was so helpful and I'm looking forward to his next class! Thank you Daniel!!!!
fantastic course, very informative, daniel is spot on with the content! Loved it :)

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Daniel Scott

Microsoft and Adobe guru for BYOL international

I'm a Web Designer, Graphic Designer & teacher for BYOL international. Sharing is who I am, and teaching is where I am at my best, because I've been on both sides of that equation, and getting to deliver useful training is my meaningful way to be a part of the creative community.

I've spent a long time watching others learn, and teach, to refine how I work with you to be efficient, useful and, most importantly, memorable. I want you to carry what I've shown you into a bright future.

I have a wife (a lovely Irish girl) and kids. I have lived and worked in many places (as Kiwis tend to do) – but most of my 14+ years of creating and teaching has had one overriding theme: bringing others along for the ride as we all try to change the world with our stories, our labours of love and our art.

I'm a certified Adobe instructor (ACI) in Ireland. I'm also an Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) and have completed the Adobe Certified Associate training (ACA). And I don't just do Adobe. Remember, media is a very broad term – digital blew out the borders, so we are all constantly learning.

I've been teaching for 14+ years. I come from being a media designer and content creator – so I understand exactly where you're at now. I've been there. I love this stuff. Print, digital publishing, web and video. I can see how it all connects. And I can see how we can share those connections.

I built Bring Your Own Laptop in Ireland, New Zealand, Australia & online. I have a great team working with me to keep BYOL at the top of Adobe and digital media training. I understand business, I have one – so I know how important it is to get it right and make it work for you.

Now my focus is on Udemy. It's my mission to bring you the best training for digital media on Udemy.

Daniel Walter Scott