• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint
Share this Page URL
Help

Chapter 2. Creating a Web Site > Applying a Theme to a Web Page

Applying a Theme to a Web Page

While the templates provide a nice structure and underpinning for your site, they can sometimes look a little generic. Using Themes, motifs that visually unify your site, you can personalize your web with the use of color, banners, buttons, and bullets. Initially, a site made from a template will probably be adequate for your needs, but as you visit more sites and become more familiar with the Internet, you will notice tell tail indications of template-based sites. Themes are crucial in building an original, distinctive site. When your needs become more sophisticated, no template will suit all your needs. Using themes is the most accessible and user-friendly method to enhance your web.

Format a Web Page Using a Theme

Click the Format menu‚ and then click Theme.

Select the pages in which you want to apply the theme.

Select a theme on the task pane.

Select the check boxes you want to further modify the theme.

  • Vivid Colors. Sharpens colors within the theme.

  • Active Graphics. Adds a semi-3-D quality that cause the buttons and text to stand out.

  • Background Picture. Places either a shade or an image as the background.

When you're done, click the Close button on the task pane.


PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint