Build Dynamic Web Sites
Expression Web is a professional design tool to create modern, standards-based sites which deliver superior quality on the Web. Easily integrate XML data and take advantage of superior support for Microsoft ASP.NET and XHTML. Bring your Web sites to life with sophisticated CSS design features and tools that give you precise control of page layout and formatting. Create standards-based CSS and XHTML-compliant Web sites that deliver compelling user experiences.
Realize greater productivity with Microsoft Expression Web. Explore new creative possibilities and deliver superior quality.
CSS Based Layout
Create CSS-based, XHTML 1.0 Transitional-conforming Web sites by default. Work better across browsers, simplifying deployment and maintenance. Configure flexible schema settings to support all combinations of HTML, XHTML, Strict, Transitional, Frameset and CSS 1.0, 2.0, and 2.1 plus browser-specific schemas. Validate your site with compatibility and accessibility reporting and against Section 508 and W3C Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).
Generate elegant, modern CSS layouts with state-of-the-art surface design tools. Directly manipulate positioning, sizing, margins and padding. A sophisticated CSS rendering engine inside gives you the confidence to make design decisions on the fly. Try out CSS styles on the page with drag-and-drop style management, and migrate them to a central repository. Typing aids and IntelliSense in the Code View make your process efficient and fast.
Rich Data Presentation
Build and format views of industry-standard XML data using drag-and drop tools for quick visualization. An XPath Expression Builder allows you to create complex queries, and XSL Transform (XSLT) support gives you the flexibility to present data any way you want. XML data can be retrieved and presented via live RSS feeds that match your sites formatting.
Powerful Server Technology
Harness the power of ASP.NET 2.0 to transform your sites into dynamic, interactive Web applications. No code data binding required with integrated support for server and user controls. Inserting and configuring ASP.NET controls is a snap with the controls toolbox, properties grid, and on-control action menus. ASP.NET Master Pages make site-wide changes quick and easy.
Reduce complexity and ease data integration by using powerful design tools and task panes to quickly incorporate XML data. Seamlessly integrate Web design and development teams with Expression Web and Visual Studios superior support for XML, ASP.NET and XHTML.
Unleash your creative ideas and bring your Web sites to life with sophisticated CSS design features. Visual designers, specialized task panes, and tool bars give you precise control of page layout and formatting.
Build dynamic, interactive pages that harness the power of the Web to deliver superior quality. Built-in support for todays modern Web standards makes it easy to optimize your sites for accessibility and cross-browser compatibility