a predesigned Web page that defines the apperarance of the page, including items such as the default font, font size, logos and images, and backgrounds
When the first template for a Web site is saved, Dreamweaver automatically creates a Templates folder in the Web site local root folder and then save the template with this extension. Additional templates added to the site are saved in the Templates folder automatically
a Web page based on a template, looks identical to the template
is the basic building block of a template and is an unlocked region.
is a section in a document that is set to repeat
lets the content developer show or hide content on a page-by-page basis
Editable Tag Attribute
is a tag attribute that you unlock in a template so that the attribute can be edited in the pages created from the template.
Formats attached to standardhtml tags
a collection of formatting rules that control the appearance of content in a Web page
Selector (CSS Rule)
A CSS rule which is the name of the style. EX: h2 (defining the HTML h2 tag)
Declaration (CSS Rule)
A CSS rule which defines the style elements. EX: 24 pt Courier, (defining the font size and type to apply to the h2 tag)
you specify all the attributes you want the style to include. The name of a custom style always begins with a period
Class (CSS Style)
Also considered a custom style, is the most flexible way to define a style
Tag ( CSS Style)
provides the option to make global changes to exisitng Web pages by modifying the properties or attributes of and HTML tag.
Advanced (CSS Style)
this type of style commonly is applied to hyperlinks to create a rollover effect
refers to the capability of applying multiple style sheets to the same Web page
External Style Sheet
is a single style sheet that is used to create uniform formattion and contains no HTML code.
Internal or Embedded Style Sheet
contains styles that apply to a specific page
CSS Styles Panel
contains four buttons used for the following: Attach Style Sheet, New CSS Rule, Edit Style Sheet, Delete CSS Rule