10+ FireFox Extensions for Web Designers
Everyone, especially computer people, love lists of resources. I do as well, and I decided it’s time to share many of the resources that have helped me out. All of these resources, as well as all others on this site are either freeware, open source, or the application offers a free version.
- YSlow – Firebug add-on to help determine performance bottlenecks.
- Web Developer Toolbar – Provides tools to compliment Firebug.
- Fireftp – The best FTP client and in a browser no less!
- Dust-Me Selectors – Scans the page against your current style sheet to determine extraneous styles.
- Server Spy – See the server technology for current page.
- Colorzilla – Awesome color picker.
- HTML Validator – Validate pages and clean them with this tool.
- IE Tab – View pages in IE inside Firefox.
- Selenium IDE – Record and playback end-user testing.
- X-Ray – Bookmarklet to examine elements in DOM.