Firebug will soon join the web developer toolbar as a can’t-live-without tool in your browser. This Firefox extension lets you track down the JS, CSS, and HTML errors that are driving you crazy. Joe Hewitt just released the latest version of Firebug. Get it now while the going is good.
Update 2-26-2014 This is obviously an outdated article. Please do not follow the older advice on using outline:none and hiding focus. We need to provide some visual cue that a user has placed their focus on a link or button via the keyboard. The key is not to hide focus, rather to avoid generating the […]
Nicolas Huon recently released CSSViewer, a Firefox extension that gives you a summary of dimensions and styles associated with an element when you mouse over it. I’ve been a big fan of Slayeroffice’s Mouseover DOM Inspector, but this new extension is much easier to use and certainly helps solve your layout problems.
Everyone has their bible. For some, it is the Holy Bible, for others, something not quite so reverent. As a child, our family life would come to a screeching halt when our bible arrived in the mail. Being the youngest, I usually got the National Enquirer after it had been scanned, read, and laughed about […]
Chris Pederick of the all mighty Web Developer Toolbar mentioned a great service today on his blog. Rollyo allows you to create your own personal search page that is super easy to build. Iâ€™ve jumped at the chance to build a firefox toolbar to search the best standards-based resources available (and my site to boot.) […]