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Cold Fusion 8: Level 1

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Class Length: 1 day
Cost: $425

Class Outline:

You already know how to create static websites using HTML. Now you want to expand your capabilities as a web developer in order to create web applications that you can't create in HTML. In this course, you will add dynamic components to your static web pages by applying ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML) and posting pages to a ColdFusion server.


Lesson 1: Adding Dynamic Elements to a Page
Topic 1A: Determine Appropriate Dynamic Elements
Topic 1B: Add a Dynamic Text Display
Topic 1C: Work with Images
Topic 1D: Create a Banner

Lesson 2: Building Dynamic Site Navigation
Topic 2A: Design a Page Layout
Topic 2B: Create a Dynamic Site Structure
Topic 2C: Pass Data to Another Web Page Through a Link
Topic 2D: Create the Default Page
Topic 2E: Retrieve Information Passed to a Web Page Through a Link

Lesson 3: Building Forms
Topic 3A: Create a ColdFusion Form
Topic 3B: Add Client Side Validation to a Form
Topic 3C: Create a ColdFusion Page to Collect Results
Topic 3D: Create a Form That Processes Itself
Topic 3E: Enhance a ColdFusion Form Using Flash Elements

Lesson 4: Enhancing the Functionality of Your Site
Topic 4A: Subscribe to a Web Service
Topic 4B: Add a Custom Tag from the Adobe Exchange
Topic 4C: Create Slide Presentations
Topic 4D: Add Feeds
Topic 4E: Generate PDF Output

Lesson 5: Deploying Your Site
Topic 5A: Debug Your Site
Topic 5B: Test Your Work as a Complete System
Topic 5C: Transfer Files to a Web Server

Appendix A: Features in ColdFusion 7 and ColdFusion 8

Appendix B: Choose a ColdFusion Web Host

Appendix C: Application Deployment Services

Appendix D: Event Gateways

Appendix E: The Eclipse Plug-In Debugger

Appendix F: Generate FlashPaper Output

Supplemental Topic: Enhance a ColdFusion Form Using Flash Elements

Appendix G: Monitor the ColdFusion Server

Supplemental Topic: Monitor a Site on the ColdFusion Server