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Jul 21, 2012 10:04 AM

I am trying to help someone with their website.  I need help in styling. 

 

I have created a (PowerPoint) sample, shared it with her...she loves it.  I'm tickled, but folks I've worked on this and I can't figure out how to set it up.  Don't know the coding to create the styling.

 

I have a background picture, and then nesting on top of that...three seperate boxes (ie. header, left nav. bar, body).

 

I had hoped to take a class last month at our local Community College on Dreamweaver but it was cancelled.  I DID buy the video we were to go through in class and have been going through it myself.  But I'm on a time limit...needing to have her site created by the end of September (as her current site expires then).

 

Would someone, could someone, write me privately to help?  I can send you the Power Point document I created so you can take a look at it, hopefully to help me with css coding?

 

Thank you so much!!

 

Melody Shaw

 
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    Jul 21, 2012 11:48 AM   in reply to point hvnwrd

    Check this page (it's HTML5 markup) -

     

    http://gws-sandbox.com/geishagoll.html

     
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    Jul 21, 2012 12:02 PM   in reply to point hvnwrd

    View source.  It's all there.  And not much of it either.  All your questions will be answered in the CSS.

     
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    Jul 21, 2012 12:08 PM   in reply to point hvnwrd

    You are welcome!  Good luck....

     
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    Jul 21, 2012 12:25 PM   in reply to MurraySummers

    And by the way, you don't need a class - between http://www.w3schools.com and the tutorials on the Adobe site, you should be good to go in about the same amount of time.

     
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    Jul 21, 2012 2:07 PM   in reply to point hvnwrd

    I realize you're on a time deadline.  But taking a few hours to learn HTML & CSS basics will help you more than any course in Dreamweaver will.  If you understand code fundamentals, DW is easy to use.  Without a working knowledge of code, DW will frustrate and confuse you.

     

    Start here:

     

    http://www.w3schools.com/css/default.asp

    http://www.w3schools.com/html/default.asp

     

    Adobe Developer's Center - Creating your first web site in DW

    http://www.adobe.com/devnet/dreamweaver/articles/first_website_pt1.htm l

     

    Best of luck!

     

    Nancy O.

    Alt-Web Design & Publishing

    Web | Graphics | Print | Media  Specialists 

    http://alt-web.com/

     
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