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Setting up a new website in Dreamweaver CS6 Part 2/2

In our last article we took a look at setting up a new html Dreamweaver file to begin building your website. Now that you've linked your document to the appropriate root folder and saved your file, it's time to give a title to your page to help search engines index your site once it's online. You do this by placing a title in the Title:...
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Setting up a new website in Dreamweaver CS6 Part 1/2

Building a new website for the first time can be a daunting task. Some people prefer to code by hand using tools such as Notepad, Frontpage or even Adobe Edge. Most web developers prefer to use Dreamweaver however to design and code html, css, and javascript websites. The software includes an option to view your work as you code to help aid in the development...
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How to embed webfonts into your website Part 3/3

In our final article we'll open up Dreamweaver and begin adding code to the external CSS styles document we created for a project called Roadsters. We'll insert a special code into this document to ensure the font will display on web browsers and in Dreamweaver. First we'll go to our styles sheet and enter in a lengthy piece of code that links the Oswald font...
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How to embed webfonts into your website Part 2/3

In our last article we showed you how to download a basic font file from www.fontsquirrel.com and add it to your computer's Fonts folder so that it appears in design and word processing programs. In this article we'll build on this by showing you how to properly use an online web fonts builder to download the files you need to include in your website's root...
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How to embed webfonts into your website Part 1/3

Using external webfonts are becoming increasingly popular online; web designers are expanding the scope of their typography with the inclusion of newer web fonts. Such websites as Dafont, FontSquirrel and Google Fonts all have hundreds of typefaces to choose from.   There is a big pitfall however that many designers who decide to code for the web don't realize right away. Manysimply just add the...