Create Websites Easily

Creating or Editing Other Elements of the Web Page

The procedure to create other web page elements is somewhat similar and knowledge of editing one can be used well to create or edit the rest. Any particular differences will be mentioned in this topic. Generally when you select a page element (Home, About Us, Services, Portfolio, Clients, Testimonial, Links, Contact Us) from the Menus/Design/HTML and Edit Item panel the appropriate tab for editing the details of the element appear in the Main Information/Menu Header and Text panel. This helps you to conveniently create or edit details related to that element. However you can always edit other details of the web page such as Text, Link, Image/Flash, and Menu Header by selecting the associated radio button.

To edit a text page

  1. Select an item in the item tree under the Menus tab of the Menus/Design/HTML and Edit Item panel and click Text radio button in the Edit Item panel below. The Text tab is opened in the Main Information/Menu Header and Text panel. Additional buttons for line break , lists and Links also appear at the bottom.

  1. Edit the text displayed in the Text tab and click Edit to preview the changes in the Preview and Workspace area. Select Clicking the Edit button enlarges the Preview and Workspace area panel. A new Preview button is displayed in the list of buttons under the Text tab. Click this button to return to the previous view.

  2. To upload text from a text file on your computer click the Load Text button. The Windows Open dialog is displayed from where you can search for text files whose contents can be uploaded into the Text tab.

  3. To copy, cut and paste text use the Copy, Cut and Paste buttons.

  4. To upload an image use the buttons of the Upload Content Image field located at the bottom right of the panel. For more information on how to use these buttons refer to the Creating and Editing Main Information topic.

  5. To save this information that you have created or edited click the Save Project button on the toolbar or select Save from the File menu. (Hotkey: Ctrl + S)

Note:  To rename an item simply change the name of the item when it is displayed in the Edit Item field below the tree of items after it has been selected.

 

To add a link

  1. Select an item in the item tree and click Link radio button in the Edit Item panel below. The Link tab is opened in the bottom panel.

  1. Enter a URL in the Location field. Click the Setting button to go to the site addressed in the URL entered in the Location field. (The URL can be a web page/ a file/ pages on other websites.) Also, you can set it as a contact form.

  2. Select a window where you would like the users to be directed (when they click the link) from the Target Window drop-down list.

    If you do not have the frame, you can just choose New Window (_blank) and ignore the other options (Root Frame/ Parent Frame/ Same Frame/ Specific Frame Name).
  3. To save this information that you have created or edited click the Save Project button on the toolbar or select Save from the File menu. (Hotkey: Ctrl + S)

 

To add an image or Flash SWF movie

  1. Select an item in item tree and click Image/Flash radio button in the Edit Item panel below. The Image/Flash tab is opened in the bottom panel.

  1. Click Browse to open the Images Resizer dialog to import and resize images. To learn more on how to use the Images Resizer Dialog refer the Creating and Editing Main Information topic.

  2. To save this information that you have created or edited click the Save Project button on the toolbar or select Save from the File menu. (Hotkey: Ctrl + S)

  3. Your image or Flash SWF movie will be displayed in the external image/flash area.

Note: How to convert FLV to SWF?

1. In Adobe Flash, click File -> Import-> Import Video
2. If there are options available, select Embed video in SWF
3. Click File -> Save As to save the file first
4. Then click File -> Publish to publish as a SWF file.

To manage the Menu Header element

  1. Select an item in item tree and click Menu Header Only radio button in the Edit Item panel below. The Menu Header tab is opened in the bottom panel.

  2. Click Refresh.

  3. The edited item will not link to any texts, links or images now.

 

To make a Not Used/ (Hidden) menu

  1. Select an item in item tree and click Not Used/ (Hidden) radio button in the Edit Item panel below. The Disabled item tab is opened in the bottom panel.

  2. Click Refresh.

  3. The edited item will be disappeared.

 

To add more sub elements to an element in Menus/Design/HTML and Edit Item panel

  1. Right click on the element in the tree in the panel and from the shortcut menu click Add Item.

  1. A new item titled New Item is added below the selected item, here Services.

  1. This can be renamed and edited like the other items as shown above.

Note:   To delete an item, repeat the same procedure from step 1 and select Delete Item from the shortcut menu.