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Learning Adobe Muse

By : Jennifer Farley
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Learning Adobe Muse

By: Jennifer Farley

Overview of this book

Adobe Muse is an exciting new tool from the world's foremost design software company which allows users to create beautiful and fully functioning websites without writing any code. It provides graphic designers the power to use their print design skills over the Web. This book will help web designers as well as graphic designers to master Adobe Muse quickly. It will provide step-by-step instructions that guide you through building a website with Adobe Muse."Learning Adobe Muse" will teach you how to plan, design and publish websites using Adobe Muse. It starts by covering the tools and interface of the program and moves on to the concepts you'll need to understand for laying out your web pages. You'll learn how to format text using reusable styles, add images, create a clean navigation system, and add interactive elements such as panels and slideshows to your pages and all this without writing a single line of code!By the end of the book you will have created a smartlydesigned, fully-functioning website.
Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Learning Adobe Muse
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Export HTML for browser testing

In Chapter 12, Publishing Your Site, we'll look at how to publish our site and the various options available to us. However, as part of our testing, we can export the HTML files and examine the assets that have been created by Muse. Exporting the HTML files means that the files are stored locally on our computer where we can access them and take a look at what has been generated by Muse.

When you export your site, Muse slices and optimizes the images and creates a folder that holds these images, HTML, Cascading Style Sheets, and the scripts required to make the site work its magic.

If you're at all interested in code, you can open up the HTML files in any text editor and see the tags used to build your pages. If you're not interested in the code, and most people who use Muse will not be, you can just open up index.html (your home page) in any of the browsers you have installed on your machine and test them locally.

To export your full website as HTML, follow...