Since I was ten or eleven, I had a love for animals.


As I have grown and matured, I have realized that taking care of animals is something that I’am good at.


I would like to become an Veterinary Technician make a career out of helping animals. 


Summary:

.first-letter Pseudo-Class and :Pseudo-Element in Dreamweaver

    ●   It looks nice when the first letter of your text is a bigger font.

    ●   Then change the class to an element so you don't have to repeat it over and over again.


Learn About:

Pseudo Class Pseudo Elements

  •   This tutorial is part of the Art Genre, What in the World?, and Portfolio Projects.

  •   This is part of a series of :psuedo tag tutorials: 72_first-letter_Dw.htm   •   73_text-indent_Dw.htm  •   74_first-line_Dw.htm

Other People's Work:

Here are examples of work inspired by this tutorial.


Step #1: Open Your index Page in Dreamweaver ~

Open your CSS styles panel …

… and click on New CSS Rule.


Step #2: Create Class Rule ~

Hit Class as the Selector Type …

… and call the new rule first-letter

… hit OK


Step #3: Set the Attributes ~

Under Type, set a larger size - and any others that you like.

text stuff


Step #4: Bold ~

Next set the Font-weight to Bold

text stuff

… also add Font-style and Text-transform and anything else you want.


Step #5: Select the First Letter of your Text~

Highlight the first letter of your text …

highlight

… open the Properties menu: Cmd(⌘)+F3 if necessary) …

… and attach the tag you created to the text you highlighted.


Last Step: Upload your Site ~

Save and upload your files with the completed code and make sure it works.

upload your site

Attach the URL of your site, and continue working…


Other resources: http://24ways.org/2005/swooshy-curly-quotes-without-images and http://sixrevisions.com/css/css-typography-01/