The Page Properties dialog box allows you to edit non-visible elements of the document such as the page's title and META tags.
To open the Page Properties dialog box, click on the 'File' menu and choose 'Properties...'.
The General Tab
The 'General' tab includes the following options:
|Location||Shows the location of the document currently open. 'unsaved:///' will be displayed if the document has not been saved.|
|Title||Specifies the title that will appear in the browser's window title when viewed. It is important to set a good, relevant title as it will appear in search engine results. See the TITLE tag.|
|Base location||Specifies the base location - see the BASE tag|
|Background sound||Specifies the background sound, which will be played when the document loads. You can also specify how many times the sound loops or whether it plays continuously. See the BGSOUND tag.|
|Style||The 'Style...' button allows you to create customised classes to apply to paragraphs|
The Background Tab
The 'Background' tab includes the following options:
|Background picture||Allows you to set a background picture for the page. See the BODY tag.|
|Watermark||If selected, the background picture will remain static while the page is being scrolled. See the BODY tag.|
|Enable hyperlink rollover effects||Allows you to specify how hyperlinks will be formatted when the user hovers their mouse cursor over them. Click on the 'Rollover style...' button to specify the formatting options.|
|Colors||You can specify the background, text, hyperlink, visited hyperlink and active hyperlink colours here. See the BODY tag.|
All of the options on this page can and should be specified by using a style sheet.
The Margins Tab
You can specify the top and left margins of the page here. As before, these options can and should be specified by using a style sheet.
The Custom Tab
The 'Custom' tab allows you to add meta tags to the page. You can specify 'HTTP-EQUIV' attributes in the top section and 'NAME' attributes in the bottom section. See the META tag.
|Date:||Friday, March 16, 2007 at 00:32:33|
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