Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Tell the Publisher!
Id like to read this book on Kindle

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

Dreamweaver 2.0 Bible [Paperback]

Joseph W. Lowery
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

Available from these sellers.



Book Description

19 April 1999 0764533223 978-0764533228 Pap/Cdr
If Dreamweaver 2 can do it, you can do it too… With its groundbreaking page–layout capabilities, new Dream Templates and Commands, unique site–management functions, plus support for the latest Web technologies, Dreamweaver 2 brings you more control and more flexibility than ever before. Whether you're creating heavy–action sites packed with sound effects, Shockwave movies, sophisticated animations, or data–driven, interactive sites for e–commerce, you'll find all the information you need to speed construction, smooth maintenance, and power up your pages in Dreamweaver 2 Bible. Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Dreamweaver 2
  • Quickly build a site using Dreamweaver's windows, palettes, and inspectors
  • Drop links, client–side image maps, and interactive forms into your site
  • Manipulate elements online or offline using Cascading Style Sheets
  • Set up frames easily with Dreamweaver's click–and–drag functionality
  • Liven up HTML pages with CGI scripts, JavaScripts, applets, and controls
  • Create Web pages with active content through Dreamweaver's new database connectivity partners
  • Preview audio, video, and other active content at design stage
  • Add a third dimension to your Web page with Dynamic HTML layers
  • Explore Web–based learning opportunities with Dreamweaver 2 Attain
  • Include the latest Web technologies such as XML and SMIL
Dreamweaver, Fireworks, and Flash 3 demos on CD–ROM, plus nearly 300 Dreamweaver extensions, including:
  • Behaviors
  • Objects
  • Commands
  • Style sheets
  • Browser profiles
  • Inspectors
  • Queries
  • Beatnik Player
  • A Web resource directory and all the sample code from the book
Shareware programs are fully functional, free trial versions of copyrighted programs. If you like particular programs, register with their authors for a nominal fee and receive licenses, enhanced versions, and technical support. Freeware programs are free, copyrighted games, applications, and utilities. You can copy them to as many PCs as you like—free—but they have no technical support. www.idgbooks.com System Requirements: Pentium 133 with VGA display card, or PowerPC processor or faster with System 7.x; 32MB RAM; 100MB hard disk space; CD–ROM drive

Product details

  • Paperback: 1056 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons; Pap/Cdr edition (19 April 1999)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0764533223
  • ISBN-13: 978-0764533228
  • Product Dimensions: 23.3 x 18.7 x 5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 4,842,985 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • See Complete Table of Contents

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

Amazon Review

This comprehensive guide to Macromedia Dreamweaver 2 for Mac and Windows serves as both an introductory aid for beginners and a useful reference tool for more experienced users. Lowery does it all: He explains features and technologies fully, throws in lots of usage tips and cross-references and offers screen shots and step-by-step projects.

Lowery begins by explaining Dreamweaver, the current HTML standards, and new features such as dynamic styles and JavaScript behaviours. He provides a tour of the interface and helps you set your preferences, starting you off in the planning and creation of your first site. Later he goes into more detail about HTML, showing how to use Common Gateway Interface (CGI)programs, plug-ins, ActiveX, Java applets and scripts and VBScript. (DHTML gets its own section too.) There's a series of explanations on specific Dreamweaver capabilities, from creating objects to customising behaviours and tags.

General interest Internet topics get their due and the book covers multimedia elements, including how to add video, audio, and Shockwave movies to your Web page. For larger-scale Web sites, the sections on Cascading Style Sheets and XML will be useful, and information on dynamic databases and e-commerce issues wrap the book up nicely.

The appendices offer primers on the HTML editors BBEdit and HomeSite--advanced HTML editors for Mac and Windows users(respectively)--and on Dreamweaver Attain, a companion Dreamweaver program that helps you create instructional Web sites. The companion CD-ROM includes demos of Macromedia's Dreamweaver, Fireworks and Flash 3; sample code used in the book; and Dreamweaver behaviours, objects, commands, stylesheets, and inspectors. --Kathleen Caster

From the Publisher

If Dreamweaver 2 can do it, you can do it too...
With its groundbreaking page-layout capabilities, new Dream Templates and Commands, unique site-management functions, plus support for the latest Web technologies, Dreamweaver 2 brings you more control and more flexiblity than ever before. Whether you're creating heavy-action sites packed with sound effects, Shockwave movies, sophisticated animations, or data-driven, interactive sites for e-commerce, you'll find all the information you need to speed construction, smooth maintenance, and power up your pages in "Dreamweaver 2 Bible."

Inside, you'll find complete coverage of Dreamweaver 2

*Quickly build a site using Dreamweaver's windows, palettes, and inspectors

*Drop links, client-side image maps, and interactive forms into your site

*Manipulate elements online or offline using Cascading Style Sheets

*Set up frames easily with Dreamweaver's click-and-drag functionality

*Liven up HTML pages with CGI scripts, JavaScritps, applets, and controls

*Create Web pages with active content through Dreamweaver's new database connectivity partners

*Preview audio, video, and other active content at design stage

*Add a third dimension to your Web page with Dynamic HTML layers

*Explore Web-based learning opportunities with Dreamweaver 2 Attain

*Include the latest Web technologies such as XML and SMIL


Sell a Digital Version of This Book in the Kindle Store

If you are a publisher or author and hold the digital rights to a book, you can sell a digital version of it in our Kindle Store. Learn more

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
3.0 out of 5 stars Not for the novice 17 July 2000
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
If you like visual step by step help - do not buy this book. When I am a little more confident, and have found a more user/novice friendly book, I may pick it up again, as the information is very thorough and is structured logically. Until then, it makes a great coffee stand!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic informative ultimate guide ! 17 April 2000
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
As a professional web designer, Lowery's book proved an absolute must for teaching little tricks and tips for creating stunning results. I strongly recommend anyone who uses Macromedia Dreamweaver buy this book TODAY.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars Not for the Novice 12 Mar 2000
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
Bible being the operative word, this book is heavier than most. the information contained is thourough and well researched. Unfortunatley the book could have been made a little more user friendly. a great reference whilst working on a project, though bedtime reading it is not.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
Got a hacked copy of Dr 2? I haven't, but I know someone who has. This book helped her really get to grips with the ambient qualities of D2. If you really need to get chilled on your site design you need this book.Don't f around with crappy html -just go for s hot wysywig stuff that this book loads on you. Don't forget to check the html editor sometimes though! Dreamweaver forgets to clean its house baby! And that ain't no faulting this book. It's the best investment my friend made on top of the cheap crack from her Dutch friends. A damn fine cooking book!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
4.0 out of 5 stars Some parts superb, others your left wondering? 30 Jan 2000
Format:Paperback
Dreamweaver 2 bible is an excellent book that brings out the power of dreamweaver. Although it's not all great and heavengly, some parts of the book leave yourself thinking, why was that in there? but the book is extremely useful. This book really did help me with my university course and I would definetly recommend this book for multimedia courses. A good allround book.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant a must have for Dreamweaver 2 owners 4 Dec 1999
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
The bible covers everything you need to know a must have for dreamweaver owners! I cant live without it.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent tutorial and reference book - 8 Nov 1999
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
If you are interested in getting the best out of Dreamweaver 2 then I strongly recommend you buy this book. It is very comprehensive with nearly 1000 pages - guiding you from the basics of "getting started" right through to advanced DHTML and FLASH.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1.0 out of 5 stars Well, the cover looks good! 6 Nov 1999
By A Customer
Format:Paperback
Judging by the cover, I thought that this book was gonna be just what I wanted. Was it? Was it eck! Took me about half an hour to flick through it cover to cover trying not to fall asleep on the way! This thing teaches you to suck eggs! Stick with the online help, its much better and doesn't send you into a deep sleep!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Would you like to see more reviews about this item?
Were these reviews helpful?   Let us know

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback