Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book

Adobe Classrom in a book
Brian Wood  
Adobe Press
Total pages
July 2016
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Learn Adobe Muse CC from the ground up and create responsive websites using the latest web standards without writing any code. Start by planning your project using a site map and master pages. Design your responsive pages and add interactivity through buttons, links, widgets, and much more, testing your design across various screen sizes along the way. Finally, publish your site via Adobe Hosting (Business Catalyst) or standard web hosting, and learn how to export optimized web content (HTML, etc.).

The fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

Adobe Muse CC Classroom in a Book contains 11 lessons that cover the basics and beyond, providing countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you.

Purchasing this book includes valuable online extras. Follow the instructions in the book’s “Getting Started” section to unlock access to:

  • Downloadable lesson files you need to work through the projects in the book
  • Web Edition containing the complete text of the book, interactive quizzes, videos that walk you through the lessons step by step, and updated material covering new feature releases from Adobe


Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Getting Started 

1 An Introduction to Adobe Muse   

Introducing Adobe Muse  

Responsive Web Design in Muse

An example Muse web workflow   

Web design vs. print design  

Touring the workspace  

Understanding modes   


2 Creating Your Site

Creating a new site

Editing the site map in Plan mode  


3 Working with Master Pages  

Working with master pages  

Using layers

Adding a navigation menu  

Testing your pages  


4 Adding and Styling Text

Adding text  

Formatting text

Creating Type Styles  


5 Working with Graphics  

Web image basics   

Working with images

Transforming images

Aligning content   

Understanding the Assets panel  

Editing image properties  


6 Responsive Web Design   

Design methods in Muse  

Responsive Web Design and this book

Responsive Web Design in Muse

Laying out content


7 Shapes, Color, and Effects   

Working with shapes 

Working with color  

Applying a background image to a frame   

Working with rounded corners, opacity, and effects


8 Adding Links, Buttons, and Graphic Styles  

Working with links   

Working with buttons

Working with anchors

Pinning content  

Working with graphic styles  


9 Working with Widgets  

About widgets

Understanding Button widgets

Working with Composition widgets  

Adding a form

Adding Social widgets   

Working with slideshows


10   Inserting HTML, Using CC Libraries,
and Working with Widgets

Embedding HTML

Working with Creative Cloud Libraries  

Working with the Library panel


11   Publishing and Exporting Your Site

Understanding Adobe Muse publishing   

Publishing your site

Uploading your site to a third-party host

Exporting your site as HTML  

Collecting assets   




Brian Wood is a web developer and the author of twelve books and numerous training titles covering Adobe products such as Muse, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Illustrator, and more. In addition to training many clients, including Nordstrom, REI, Boeing, Starbucks, Nintendo, and many others, Brian speaks regularly at national conferences, such as Adobe MAX, HOW Design, and HOW Interactive, as well as events hosted by AIGA and other industry organizations. He has also written articles for,,, Adobe Inspire magazine, and more. Brian has a YouTube channel at and a corporate training site at