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HTML Doctypes

  • Show the code for an HTML5 and XHTML page side by side
  • HTML pages contain basic code that the page must have in order to be an html page
  • This code is necessary for the browser to display the page correctly
  • Click the Code view button and view the basic coding that Dreamweaver added to the page when we created a new page
  • As we add content to a web page, Dreamweaver is placing the content into HTML tags within the page
  • If you plan to work on the web, it is important to understand the code view
  • It is not necessary to understand code in order to use Dreamweaver, but it is important to understand code if you want to be able to troubleshoot code and work efficiently
  • This is the code that Dreamweaver is creating for you as you work in the interface

HTML Doctypes

Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.

  • Intro 0:00
  • Create New HTML 0:23
    • File Menu
    • Choose Doctype
    • HTML 5 Versus XHTML 1.0 Transitional
  • Horizontal/Vertical Tile 2:08
    • HTML 5 Versus XHTML 1.0 Transitional in Code View
  • Importance of Doctype 4:22
    • HTML 5
    • XHTML 1.0 Transitional in Code View