From the Back Cover
Learn to create dynamic, data–driven Web sites—easily If you′re among the two and a half million Web professionals who already use Dreamweaver, here′s your ticket to the exciting enhancements in the CS3 version. If you′re just breaking into Web development, you′ll get a thorough understanding of the basics. Either way, you′ll learn to produce pages with pizzazz, connect to live databases, integrate with Flash® and Photoshop®, use advanced technologies like Spry and Ajax, and enjoy Web success. Create multifaceted Web pages that draw from data sources Learn the fundamentals of static and dynamic pages Explore the Spry framework and tools Add Flash, Shockwave®, QuickTime®, and WAV files Use Dreamweaver in site management Build custom objects to extend Dreamweaver Import Photoshop files directly into Dreamweaver Highlight CSS tags at design time Integrate your pages with live data What′s on the CD–ROM? Bonus Chapter 1: Creating and Using Objects Bonus Chapter 2: Creating a Behavior Interactive simulations from master trainer Mark Fletcher that guide you through every step of each Dreamweaver Technique Practice files for all the Dreamweaver techniques Additional Dreamweaver server behaviors, objects, commands, and other extensions Other relevant code from the book System Requirements: Please see About the CD–ROM Appendix for details and complete system requirements
About the Author
Joseph Lowery has been writing about computers and new technology since 1981. He is the author of the previous editions of Dreamweaver Bible and Fireworks Bible as well as the recent publishing of CSS Hacks and Filters (all published by Wiley). He is also the author of Joseph Lowerys Beyond Dreamweaver , Dreamweaver MX 2004 Killer Tips (with Angela Buraglia), and Dreamweaver MX 2004 Web Application Recipes and Dreamweaver CS3 Recipes (with Eric Ott), all published by New Riders. He has also written books on HTML and using the Internet for business. His books are international bestsellers, having sold more than 400,000 copies worldwide in eleven different languages. Joe is also a consultant and trainer and has presented at Seybold in both Boston and San Francisco, Adobe conferences in the U.S. and Europe, and at ThunderLizard’s Web Design World. He is currently the Vice President of Marketing for WebAssist, the leading provider of Adobe extensions.