Useful FireFox add-ons for web developers
By using add-ons in my FireFox brouwser i can test, validate, debug, measure, autofill forms, upload and much more in my brouwser without using other applications/programs(i dont like a crowded toolbar). I will name a couple of them which i really like and find very useful.
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There are many more developer add-ons but i won’t name them all, check here for a more developer add-ons.
Also a very useful FireFox add-on is one of our sponsors(big add on you right so you cant mis it). Visit there site and test it for your self.
Firebug integrates with Firefox to put a wealth of development tools at your fingertips while you browse.
Advanced Eyedropper, ColorPicker, Page Zoomer and other colorful goodies. With ColorZilla you can get a color reading from any point in your browser, quickly adjust this color and paste it into another program.
Adds a menu and a toolbar with various web developer tools.
CodeBurner for Firebug
CodeBurner is a Firefox add-on that integrates with Firebug, to extend it with reference material for HTML and CSS.
YSlow analyzes web pages and suggests ways to improve their performance based on a set of rules for high performance web pages. YSlow is a Firefox add-on integrated with the Firebug web development tool.
HTML Validator is a Mozilla extension that adds HTML validation inside Firefox and Mozilla. The number of errors of a HTML page is seen on the form of an icon in the status bar when browsing.
A Statusbar with speed, percentage, time and loaded size (similar to Opera’s one)
Autofill Forms enables you to fill out web forms with one click or a keyboard shortcut.
Clear Cache Button
Adds a clear cache toolbar button. After installing the extension, find the clear cache button in the toolbar customization panel.
FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers.
Live HTTP Headers
View HTTP headers of a page and while browsing.
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