Simple take – aways:
- Never leave a page “Untitled”
- Use Alt Text Behind Images
- Add Unique Descriptions using Meta Tags – including keywords
- Use Heading Tags
Simple take – aways:
Be sure to title your page!
Meta data = keywords and description: good for search engine optimization (SEO).
LYNDA: Chapter 8: (13 min)
From Adobe: Publish and Manage your Website
Really great tutorial: Publish your Website in Dreamweaver (with practice files)
Another good one: GoDaddy
Buying a domain name (one time fee) + Web Hosting (monthly fee)
One example: Godaddy.com
Requirements for Final Critique Day: Wednesday, Dec. 6
BEGINNING OF CLASS CRITIQUE on your Responsive Web Design Project AND hand in of your final portfolio files.
No exeptions. No time to save files. Walk in, on time… be ready or points will be deducted from your final portfolio grade for lack of professionalism. (10 points will be deducted for failure to meet this beginning of class deadline)
Critique will begin promptly at 8:30 a.m.
Final Portfolio Requirements: (This counts as your Final Exam)
Turn a folder of digital files on the server labeled “Dreamweaver” FALL 2018
Web Design Projects:
The folder of files should have the following projects saved with all accompanying files:
Save the folder with your name:
Have two internal folders labeled as follows:
1-2 page designer statement answering the following questions in paragraph format: (save as designstatement.docx )
What did you learn this semester? (Technical + conceptual)
How is your view of web design and Dreamweaver different after taking this class?
What aspect of the web design did you enjoy the most/the least?
Is there anything specific that you would have liked to have gone over?
How can you improve your design skills for the future?
What do you see as the future of web design?
How can I improve http://www.professorhopkins.com? Do you use it?
Anything else you would like to tell me?
Today we are going to start our wire framing process as well as a lot of brainstorming for what you would like your responsive portfolio webpage to be.