Dreamweaver is one of the best code editor software which can help you to develop website very easily. If you are making website with dreamweaver then you should know dreamweaver’s outstanding features. Here you will learn how to manage files and folders by dreamweaver? Today I will share with you how setup your website in dreamweaver CS-6, Manage contents, and assets?
When we make website that time we have lots of files and folders. It’s very difficult to manage all things like images, scripts files, and other assets files. If you are managing your file and folder with right manner then you can edit or modify your website very easily. If you are not managing website and its assets that time it’s a complex job to update website.
Do you know Basic structure of website?
It is the collections of files and folders like CSS, Images, HTML, Scripts, and other programming language files. You can see easy way to manage your files and folders.
The Basic Rules of file naming Conventions.
- No Spaces
When you create new file and use space into your file like “About us.html”. It will make some problem to link your file on the server. So when you make or create file for website make sure it will sort and simple for example about.html because user can easily remember the link of your website.
- Separate words with Hyphens
When you create new file and want to make it separate that time use hyphens for example “name-keywords.html”. If you do not use hyphens, underscore or numbers that time search engine cannot understand your link. So use hyphens that will guide to search engine about links.
- Avoid Uppercase letter
When you create new html file don’t use uppercase letter into your files. It will make some problem to find page on the server because some server are using case sensitive.
How to define or setup a website in dreamweaver cs6?
These simple and easy ways to manage your website. Follow step by step.
- Click on Site Menu
- Click on New Site…
- Select Site in left side of menu
- Type your Project name in Site Name
- Click on Folder icon and set your project path then select your folder.
- Click on Save button
Now your project is managed by Dreamweaver.
Why it is important for manage website?
Here you can manage your files and folder at the same place. You can create folders and create files such as html, js, css and php file. When you rename the file name that time it will ask you want to update links in all files. If you want to delete or edit any files so you can do it very easily.
This is the best method which can help you to manage your project easy way.
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