Fireworks CS4 and Dreamweaver CS4: The Killer Combination By RC Concepcion

2 hr 43 min

A down-to-basics course on how to use Fireworks CS4 and Dreamweaver CS4 to build a website.

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RC introduces his new course and talks about what he will be covering
Covering the basic setup of a Fireworks document and the accessing of panels, the importance of the Properties panel, and moving around the document
RC Concepcion goes over the use of Vector shape tools, Smart Guides, changing Stroke and Fill for a shape
This video goes over the basics on how to use the line and pen tool in Fireworks CS4
Learn how to efficiently work with the positioning of type and elements using align and spacing in Fireworks CS4
In this lesson, RC goes over how to work with colors and gradients in Fireworks CS4
With any mockup, you are going to need type. RC goes over the basics of the type tool in Fireworks CS4
Fireworks comes equipped with styles - quick effects that you can apply to images and text. RC takes you through some steps on how to use them
Fireworks not only lets you create sharp vector-based images, but it also includes a great set of tools for editing raster-based images
Speed up your development by using things that are already pre-built inside of Fireworks CS4
In this lesson, RC takes all of the stuff you have learned so far and works on a web comp.
RC goes over the process of creating Master Pages for a quick web comp
Learn how to use slices to export a graphic based web comp in Fireworks CS4
One of the newest things that Fireworks CS4 can do is export CSS compliant code. RC takes you through a tour of this feature
Once the Fireworks export is completed, RC goes over how to take the table based export and use it to your advantage in building CSS code
In this lesson, RC continues the conversion to CSS, and finishes the course off with some tips on making Dreamweaver templates
Thanks for joining RC for the course. Hope you learned a lot
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RC Concepcion


RC is an award winning photographer and author of the best selling books “Get Your Photography On the Web” and “The HDR Book” by Peachpit Press. He is an education and curriculum developer for the National Association of Photoshop Professionals, hosts the popular podcasts “Photoshop User TV” and “Photography Tips and Tricks...

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