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How to Export a Site Design From Fireworks to Dreamweaver

Chapter Description

After you create and finalize your site's design in Fireworks, you can turn your attention to moving the design from Fireworks to Dreamweaver. Moving the design is a two-step process that involves image optimization and file export. In this lesson, you'll learn techniques for optimizing graphics. In addition, you'll work with various export settings to prepare the Fireworks document for export. In the process, you'll become familiar with Fireworks' Optimize panel and the Export HTML setup process, mastering the techniques used to find the best optimization and export settings for your original design.

What You Have Learned

In this lesson, you have:

  • Learned the different graphic file types (pages 71–73)
  • Decided whether to use GIF or JPEG for graphics (pages 71–79)
  • Tested different GIF and JPEG settings (pages 80–84)
  • Specified CSS Layers and HTML export settings (pages 84–89)
  • Previewed exported files in a browser (pages 89–94)