Another round up of cool and as kickin’ Firefox Ad-ons for Web developers out there! There are about 20+ or so Firefox add-ons for Web developers in the market so far. As a professional, you can make use of any of them when required to enhance and increase the capacity and performance of your web development projects. Enjoy!
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1. Server Switcher
Easily switch between your development and live servers.
2. Total Validator
Perform many different validations in one go. This multiple validator works with external, internal, or local web pages using a local copy of the desktop tool.
3. SeoQuake SEO Extension
Is a Firefox SEO extension aimed primarily at helping web masters who deal with search engine optimization (SEO), social media optimization (SMO) and internet promotion. SeoQuake allows to investigate many important SEO parameters.
4. Yahoo! YSlow for Firefox
YSlow analyzes web pages and suggests ways to improve their performance based on a set of rules for high performance web pages.
5. IE NetRenderer
Render the current page with IE NetRenderer.
6. Font Finder
Created for designers, developers and typographers. It allows a user to analyze the font information of any element on a page, copy any piece(s) of that information to the clipboard, and perform inline replacements to test new layouts.
8. Palette Grabber
Creates a color palette for Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro, GIMP, Flash, Fireworks, Paint.NET, or OS X based on the current page.
9. Window Resizer
Resize your browser to various standard resolution sizes…
10. GridFox – The Grid Layout Firefox Extension
A Firefox extension that overlays a grid on any website. If you can open it in Firefox, you can put a grid on top of it. It’s easy to customize, allowing you to create the exact grid you designed your layout around.
Sam Deering has 15+ years of programming and website development experience. He was a website consultant at Console, ABC News, Flight Centre, Sapient Nitro, and the QLD Government and runs a tech blog with over 1 million views per month. Currently, Sam is the Founder of Crypto News, Australia.
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