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GoLive Introduction (Beginning)

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Course Description
In this course, you will be introduced to the basics of the Adobe® GoLive® CS2 web development application by using it to build and upload a website.

Course Objective: You will be introduced to the basics of the Adobe GoLive CS2 web development application. You will develop a website complete with web pages that contain text, images, links, tables, and forms.

Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • identify the basics of the World Wide Web and explore the GoLive environment.
  • you will design a website.
  • add text to a web page.
  • add links to a website.
  • add images to a web page.
  • create and format tables.
  • design an online form.
  • upload a completed website.
  • create historical versions of your websites.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Exploring the GoLive Basics

Topic 1A: View GoLive Web Pages
Topic 1B: View and Edit HTML

Lesson 2: Designing a Website

Topic 2A: Define a Website
Topic 2B: Create a Basic Web Page
Topic 2C: Use the Layout Grid
Topic 2D: Title and Save Web Pages
Topic 2E: Use the Site Window
Topic 2F: Apply Templates and Stationery

Lesson 3: Adding Text to Web Pages

Topic 3A: Add Text to a Web Page
Topic 3B: Format Web Page Text
Topic 3C: Account for HTML Formatting

Lesson 4: Creating Web Page Links

Topic 4A: Create Links
Topic 4B: Create Anchors
Topic 4C: Create External Links

Lesson 5: Adding Images to Web Pages

Topic 5A: Locate Assets Using Adobe Bridge
Topic 5B: Add Images to a Web Page
Topic 5C: Resize Images
Topic 5D: Create an Image Link

Lesson 6: Adding Tables to Web Pages

Topic 6A: Create and Modify Tables
Topic 6B: Set Table Attributes

Lesson 7: Creating Forms

Topic 7A: Create an Online Form

Lesson 8: Uploading a Website

Topic 8A: Identify Site Errors
Topic 8B: Upload the Site

Lesson 9: Applying Versions to Websites

Topic 9A: Apply Version Control

Appendix A: Using Frames in a Website

Appendix B: Keyboard Shortcuts

Appendix C: Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) Objective Mapping


Day 2 Adobe GoLive

Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • add snippets, components, and smart objects to a web page.
  • create rollovers and dynamic navigation bars.
  • define, apply, and edit a cascading style sheet.
  • define head elements to make your website searchable on the Internet.
  • create and manage layers to position objects and add dynamic elements to a navigation bar.
  • create animations using the DHTML Editor.
  • use site management features to track and fix common problems that may arise as you prepare a site for uploading.
  • identify the design considerations for developing websites for mobile devices.

Course Content

Lesson 1: Adding Site Elements

Topic 1A: Create Snippets
Topic 1B: Create Components
Topic 1C: Add Smart Objects
Topic 1D: Create a Dynamic Collection

Lesson 2: Creating Rollovers and Navigation Bars

Topic 2A: Create Web Page Rollovers
Topic 2B: Create Dynamic Navigation Bars

Lesson 3: Using Cascading Style Sheets

Topic 3A: Define and Apply Styles
Topic 3B: Edit Style Sheets
Topic 3C: Use External Styles
Topic 3D: Add Liquid Layouts to a Page

Lesson 4: Defining Head Elements

Topic 4A: Define Meta Tags

Lesson 5: Working with Layers

Topic 5A: Create Layers
Topic 5B: Manage Layers
Topic 5C: Add Layer Behaviors

Lesson 6: Creating Animations and Adding Multimedia

Topic 6A: Animate Layers
Topic 6B: Create Frame-Based Animation
Topic 6C: Add Multimedia Elements

Lesson 7: Finalizing a Site

Topic 7A: Fix Broken Links
Topic 7B: Resolve Syntax Errors
Topic 7C: Add Co-Author Section
Topic 7D: Export a Site

Lesson 8: Developing Mobile Websites

Topic 8A: Describe Mobile Authoring
Topic 8B: Add Interactivity by Editing SVG Files

Appendix A: Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) Objective Mapping