Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 is a professional HTML editor for designing,
coding, and developing websites, web pages, and web applications.
Whether enjoy the control of hand-coding HTML, or prefer to work
in a visual editing environment, Dreamweaver provides with helpful
tools to enhance your web creation experience.
This guide introduces to using Macromedia Dreamweaver 8 if ?re
unfamiliar with any major aspect of it.The tutorials in this guide lead
through the process of creating a simple but functional website.
What can do with Dreamweaver 8
The visual editing features in Dreamweaver let quickly create web
pages without writing a line of code. You can view all your site elements or
assets and drag them from an easy-to-use panel directly into a document.
You can streamline your development workflow by creating and editing
images in Macromedia Fireworks or another graphics application, and then
import them directly into Dreamweaver. Dreamweaver also provides tools
that make it easy to add Flash assets to web pages
What?s new in Dreamweaver 8
Dreamweaver 8 includes many new features that help build websites
and applications with a minimal amount of time and effort. Dreamweaver
makes complex technologies simple and accessible, helping accomplish
more in less time.
Following are a few of the key new features in Dreamweaver 8:
■ Zoom tool and guides
■ Visual XML data binding
■ New CSS Styles panel
■ CSS layout visualization
■ Code collapse
■ Coding toolbar
■ Background file transfer
■ Insert Flash Video command