Like most web designers or SEO specialists, I take advantage of a massive array of tools to get the job done. I use a mix of web and desktop applications, some acquired and some free. This splendid per your request encyclopedia has a few stylish lessons for where to look at it. Everybody I know has downloaded a free copy of Mozilla Firefox, but few recognize that by adding some of the 1,500 free extensions they can eliminate the requirement for most of the other purposes they currently use. Below are my 13 favorite extensions for internet professionals (in no particular order ):
HTML Validator (http://users.skynet.be/mgueury/mozilla/) validates website pages to the W3C HTML standards using a simple natural check in-the part of the page if the page validates, a red check if it doesnt, and if there are warnings a yellow exclamation point. Additionally it contains a sophisticated view of source code that enables you to see where problems are within-the code.
FireFTP (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/684/) free, protected, cross-platform FTP client that provides spontaneous and easy access to FTP servers. This removes an item of computer software for those who work with a separate system for FTP.
Professor X (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2823/) allows you to view header data without having to view source code. The page slides down and Professor X demonstrates to you the contents of-the page’s head element, including Meta, Script and Style material.
NikkelWHOIS (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2646/) see the WHOIS information for just about any page-by clicking the button on the top-right of the browser. To research more, please take a glance at: tyler-collins.com.
IE Tab (http://ietab.mozdev.org) sick of swapping between Internet Explorer and Firefox when trying out a web site youre developing? With IE Case you can view Internet Explorer in an Opera Tab!
Codetech (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/1002/) web page editor that’s the feel of Dreamweaver. An expansion for anyone doing web design that doesnt wish to spend a few hundred pounds for Dreamweaver.
Server Switcher (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2409/) easily switch between sites on your development and live servers by clicking the switch server icon.
SEO for Firefox (http://tools.seobook.com/firefox/seo-for-firefox.html) draws of use researching the market information directly into Google’s and Yahoo!’s search results, including Google PR, Age, links, Alexa list, WHOIS, and more. In addition it adds several useful links for the the surface of the search pages, including the Overture View Bid software, and Google Trends, Google Traffic Estimator.
Yet Another Window Resizer (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2498/) enables you to resize browser window to standard screen resolutions.
AdSense Preview (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2132/) examine the Google AdSense advertisements that seems on that page. This can be incredibly of use if you’re considering putting AdSense on a site and dont wish to have the trouble of signing up for a merchant account and putting the ads up just to find out which kind of ads will show.
Screen grab (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/1146/) has a screenshot of the website and preserves it as an image file. This saves a huge amount of time compared to the method I used to use have a screenshot and available Adobe Photoshop to crop the image.
Server Spy (https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/2036/) suggests what model of HTTP server (Apache, IIS, etc.) runs on the visited website on the side of the visitor..