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Web Standardistas · Web Standards Design. Validator.nu (X)HTML5 Validator. IE9 Compat Inspector - IEBlog.

CSS Clean Up

MobiReady - dotMobi compliance & mobileOK checker. YOU ARE HERE: home The mobiReady testing tool evaluates mobile-readiness using industry best practices & standards.

mobiReady - dotMobi compliance & mobileOK checker

The free report provides both a score (from 1 to 5) and in-depth analysis of pages to determine how well your site performs on a mobile device. Provides results for a single page. Run iPhone Apps Directly From Your Browser With Pieceable Viewer. Part of i/o Ventures first cohort, Pieceable is launching its first product today, the Pieceable Viewer.

Run iPhone Apps Directly From Your Browser With Pieceable Viewer

As you can see above with the Yelp app or here with apps like Hipmunk or Foodspotting, the viewer allows you to run and test out embeddable iPhone apps from your web browser. Developers can publish their apps directly to the service and the Pieceable team will create a web page that displays a fully functional copy of the app.

Colour Testing - for Colour Blindness & Deficiencies

Website Accessibility & Testing. WebPagetest. Load Impact - Free web site load test. Test everything — 100+ tools in one! The W3C Markup Validation Service. Top 10 best practices for front-end web developers - CatsWhoCode.com.

Explain which div you’re closing Most of the time when I’m viewing a website source, I see, at the very bottom of the page, an almost endless list of closing </div> tags.

Top 10 best practices for front-end web developers - CatsWhoCode.com

In fact, many beginners think they just have to use divs instead of tables to produce quality code. Divs are cleaners than tables, but without proper code organization, it can be as (or even sometimes more) messy as table based code. Using indentation is a good start. HTML is the new HTML5. In 2009 we announced that the HTML5 specification at the WHATWG was progressing to Last Call.

HTML is the new HTML5

The plan at the time was to finish the specification this year and publish a snapshot of "HTML5" in 2012. However, shortly after that we realised that the demand for new features in HTML remained high, and so we would have to continue maintaining HTML and adding features to it before we could call "HTML5" complete, and as a result we moved to a new development model, where the technology is not versioned and instead we just have a living document that defines the technology as it evolves. C Link Checker. Speeding Up Your Website’s Database - Smashing Magazine. Advertisement Website speed has always been a big issue, and it has become even more important since April 2010, when Google decided to use it in search rankings1.

Speeding Up Your Website’s Database - Smashing Magazine

However, the focus of the discussion is generally on minimizing file sizes, improving server settings and optimizing CSS and Javascript. The discussion glosses over another important factor: the speed with which your pages are actually put together on your server. Code Standards. Overview This document contains guidelines for web applications built by the Creative Technology (front end engineering) practice of Roundarch Isobar.

Code Standards

It is to be readily available to anyone who wishes to check the iterative progress of our best practices. This document's primary motivation is two- fold: 1) code consistency and 2) best practices. By maintaining consistency in coding styles and conventions, we can ease the burden of legacy code maintenance, and mitigate risk of breakage in the future. By adhering to best practices, we ensure optimized page loading, performance and maintainable code.