Microsoft Expression Web Webcasts - August to December 2006

Microsoft provides Expression Web Webcast on demand

Microsoft Expression Web Webcast Videos

Introduction to Microsoft Expression Web

Presenter: Jon Byrum
Webcast Video now available from July 14th 06

"Create sophisticated, next-generation user experiences in your applications with the Microsoft Expression family of professional graphic design tools. Based on Windows Presentation Foundation technology, Expression tools enable you to develop faster and richer interfaces for your Windows-based or Web-based applications. This webcast describes the powerful features and capabilities of Microsoft Expression Graphic Designer, Microsoft Expression Interactive Designer, and Microsoft Expression Web , and includes a demonstration of each tool."

Designer (Level 200)

Designing Standards Based Web Sites

Webcast Video available now from Sept 11th 06

"In this session, we introduce you to the new Expression Web Designer tool, created to help professional designers collaborate with developers to build standards-based Web sites. Expression Web Designer provides full access to industry standards such as Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), XSL, XML, XHTML, and Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0, allowing designers to intuitively incorporate controls into their Web designs. As a result, designers can deliver Microsoft Visual Studio-compatible projects to developers, who can then use Visual Studio to add advanced functionalities such as security or database connections."

Designer (Level 200)

Exploring Basic Features of the New Microsoft Expression Web

Webcast Video available now from Sept 29th 06

"Microsoft Expression Web Designer is a new product that Web designers can use to easily and quickly produce high-quality, standards-based Web sites. In this session, we discuss some of the basic features of this exciting new Web development tool, including powerful task panes and design tools for greater productivity, cross-browser validation features for Web standards, and sophisticated Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) design tools for page layout and formatting. In addition, we compare how the features and performance of Expression Web Designer stack up against the longtime industry standard, Macromedia Dreamweaver."

Designer (Level 200)

An Introduction to Microsoft Expression Web

Presenter: William Steele
Webcast Video available now from  October 17th 06

"Microsoft Expression Web is a new product that provides the tools you need to produce high-quality, standards-based Web sites. In this session, we describe what Expression Web is, how to use it, and explain why we built it. Join us to see how Expression Web supports
standards-based design to implement compelling user interfaces for your Web sites."

Designer (Level 200)

Using Cascading Style Sheets, Identifiers, and Classes in Microsoft Expression Web

Presenter: Wayne Smith
Webcast Video available now from October 26th, 06

Have you started using cascading style sheets on your Web sites, but not entirely sure if you are using it correctly? Have you heard of classes and identifiers (IDs), but not sure how they differ? In this webcast, we use Microsoft Expression Web Designer to demonstrate some basic site design tasks using fully standards-compliant XHTML and cascading style sheets. Join us to see how much you can learn in one hour!"

Designer (Level 200)

Creating Cutting-Edge Web Designs with Microsoft Expression Web

Webcast Video available now from November 14th, 06

"In this session, get up close and personal with Microsoft Expression Web and discover how it can simplify your Web design and development process. Join us to gain a deeper understanding of user experience and to explore the professional user interface and innovative features in Expression Web. Learn how to work with powerful technologies like cascading style sheets (CSS), XML data, and ASP.NET 2.0 controls in Expression Web. Finally, we show you how to deploy applications designed with Expression Web to a live Web site"

Designer (Level 200)

Designing Standards Based Web Sites

Presenter: Arturo Toledo, Technical Product Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Webcast Video available now from December 5th 06

"Learn how Expression Web provides an intuitive environment with full access to industry standards, such as cascading style sheets (CSS), XSL, XML, XHTML, and Microsoft ASP.NET 2.0, allowing designers to incorporate controls easily into their Web designs. As a result, designers can deliver projects to developers that are compatible with the Microsoft Visual Studio development system.

Designer (Level 200)

Using Dynamic Web Templates and Master Pages with Microsoft Expression Web

Presenter: Pam Keesey, Technical Writer, Microsoft Corporation
Webcast Video available now from December 7th 06

"In this session, learn how using dynamic Web templates (DWTs) and Microsoft ASP.NET master pages with Microsoft Expression Web can help you simplify your Web design and development process. Move beyond static template pages that you have to update individually to templates that enable you to update multiple pages with just a few clicks of the mouse. Join us to gain a better understanding of static templates, DWTs, and ASP.NET master pages. We also discuss how to choose which technology is the best fit for your next Web design project."

Microsoft Events

MSDN Events in your local area

These free sessions will tackle every tier of your applications, with lots of time to ask questions and share crib notes with your peers. Uncover the creative possibilities and powerful CSS functionality of Expression® Web. MSDN Events are delivered live by experienced developers who have earned their coding stripes. Don't miss this half-day of learning in your local area.

Self-Guided Tour of Expression Features

You get a downloadable manual and a 90-minute block of time for each module. You can sign up for additional 90-minute blocks at any time.