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Web Publishing With Adobe PageMill 2

Daniel Gray

Web Publishing With Adobe PageMill 2 is the ultimate guide to designing professional Web pages with Adobe PageMill 2... crank it up and check it out today!.

Introduction

Part 1: PageMill Basics

Chapter 1 - Getting Started With Text

  • What This Chapter Covers
  • Working in the PageMill Environment
  • The Sad Truth About HTML Text
  • Paragraph Formats vs. Character Styles
  • Additional Text Controls
  • Hyperlinks
  • Project #1 - Virtual Shore Realty
    (Download these files: lbi.txt and about.html)

Chapter 2 - Working With Graphics

  • Backgrounds Set the Stage
  • Placing Images
  • Navigational Graphics
  • Using Icons, Dingbats & Dividers
  • Using Illustrations & Photographs
  • Project #2 - Soho Shed

Chapter 3 - Working With Tables, Frames & Forms

  • Why Should I Use Tables?
  • What's the Big Deal With Frames?
  • When Should I Create a Form?

Part 2: Good Design

Chapter 4 - Understanding Your Audience

  • Content Is King
  • Get The Word Out
  • What You See, Your Audience Might Not
  • A Site Done Right: Sneaker Source

Chapter 5 - Web Design 101

  • The Why's of Web Page Design
  • Fine Tuning GIF Images
  • Creating the Optimum Working Environment

Chapter 6 - Design Problems & How to Conquer Them - A Baker's Dozen

  • It's Too Darn Slow
  • It's Hard to Read
  • It's Just Plain Ugly
  • The Navigational System is Confusing
  • It Was Designed for a Specific Browser
  • It Doesn't Feel Like One Site
  • It's Tough to Find
  • It's Password Protected
  • It Goes 404
  • It Doesn't Do What You Wanted It to Do
  • It's a Pain in the Neck to Maintain
  • It's Stale
  • It Flashes

Part 3: Pumping Up PageMill

Chapter 7 - Doing What PageMill Doesn't Do

  • Moving Files Via FTP
  • Creating CGIs Without Hacking Any Code
  • Tracking Your Visitors
  • Database Web Publishing
  • A Special Helping Hand - The PageMill Talk E-mail List

Chapter 8 - Managing Your Web Site

  • Site Management Issues
  • SiteMill to the Rescue!
  • Using SiteMill for Web Site Management
  • Other Site Management Tools
  • Rearranging Your Site: A Caveat

Part 4: Resources for Web Page Builders

Chapter 9 - Cool Tools: Text Editing & File Conversion

  • WordPerfect Packs a Wallop!
  • HTML Conversions From Native Files
  • InfoAccess HTML Transit
  • Converting QuarkXPress Pages
  • Do You Really Want to Hack Out HTML?

Chapter 10 - Cool Typefaces

  • PostScript or TrueType: Web Font Detante
  • Downloading Fonts From the Net
  • Trolling For Commercial Type
  • We Saved the Grungiest for Last!
  • Shareware Fonts
  • comp.fonts home page

Chapter 11 - Cool Graphics Tools

  • Paint Editors
  • Plug-In Punch!
  • Stand-alone Texture Generators
  • Draw Programs
  • File Conversion Utilities

Chapter 12 - Cool Animation Tools

  • Animation Basics
  • Server Push & Client Pull
  • GIF Animation
  • Shockwave Animation
  • Java Animation
  • QuickTime Movies
  • A Site Done Right: Word

Part 5: Appendices

Appendix A - About the Companion CD-ROM

Appendix B - PageMill 2 Installation

 

 
   

Adobe ImageStyler In Depth + Adobe PageMill 3 F/X and Design + Web Publishing With Adobe PageMill 2 + The Comprehensive Guide to CorelWEB.GRAPHICS Suite
The Official Palace Tour Guide + The Photoshop Plug-Ins Book

g e e k b o o k s - h o m e  

- take a chronological dig - grab some groovy textures -
the big list of photoshop plug-ins


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