Firefox extensions for developers
To develop a Web application, to design a dynamic Web page with precision, find sources of errors and have a view on the state of exchanges between the browser and the server, Firefox may be transformed into a software programming and a testing tool thanks to these extensions.
Displaying the HTML source code indented and colorized.
Show CSS styles for selected content items and lets you know how it was achieved.
Takes a color on the page to allow for use elsewhere. Proposes a palette.
Displaying a rule to adjust sizes.
Tuning and debugging code
Performance tool for your pages. The installation adds the Page Speed tab in the Firebug control panel (which is required) from which you can scan a page and get optimization advices.
The Web Developer
A menu added to Firefox includes several tools.
Using HTTP headers. Lets you create ones.
Web page optimisation
You can view a tag cloud on the results pages of Google with the Cloudlet extension. This helps the user to refine his request, but it's also very useful to the webmaster by showing the semantics associated with a keyword.
Includes a compatibily checking feature for the HTML code and compliance with the standard.
Adding a toolbar with numerous indications about the importance of a site or a page. Works with Firefox and Internet Explorer.
Completed Google Tools for Webmasters. When you click on the list of backlinks to a given page, displays of PR backlinks and those which have disappeared (mainly from RSS files).
Provides access to some thirty tools especially on the links and the position of the site. Availability of a domain name. Extracting HTML contents.
Extract main keywords in a web page.
Compatibility with browsers and mobiles
From Firefox allows you to test whether an application is working on other browsers, without leaving the current environment.
Change the language of the browser.
Displays the sites's contents in mime type of mobiles: 'application/vnd.wap.xhtml+xml'.