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Review Of Cross-Browser Testing Tools - Smashing Magazine. Advertisement Today, too many websites are still inaccessible.

Review Of Cross-Browser Testing Tools - Smashing Magazine

In our new book Inclusive Design Patterns, we explore how to craft flexible front-end design patterns and make future-proof and accessible interfaces without extra effort. Hardcover, 312 pages. Get the book now! At some point in the future, the way that all major browsers render Web code will likely be standardized, which will make testing across multiple browsers no longer necessary as long as the website is coded according to Web standards. The old-school way to test code was to load your website on as many computers as you could find, using as many different combinations of browsers and operating systems as possible. Free Cross-Browser Testing Link Good news: very powerful free testing tools are available for Web designers today. Adobe BrowserLab Link Browsershots Link Browsershots231 is probably the most comprehensive free testing tool available. SuperPreview (Free and Commercial) Link Lunascape 6 Link. Mythicflow's webDevelopment Bookmarks on Delicious.

80 Apps and Resources for Cloud-Based Web Dev. Web development is one of the fastest growing industries in the world.

80 Apps and Resources for Cloud-Based Web Dev

The value of the web has become apparent and business and individuals alike have jumped on board the web bandwagon. During it’s humble beginners, you might find a web developer writing his code in a text editor like Notepad. However, as the web technologies themselves progress, developers can take advantage of rich web apps to produce their content. In today’s extended roundup, we’ll be taking a look at around eighty or so tools that operate entirely on the web, that you can use in your web development workflow. For the purposes of this roundup, “development” refers to the overall process of a website’s creation and not necessarily just the coding side of things.

Let’s get started. Planning and Prototyping Planning is a very important stage in a website’s developments. Mockingbird Mockingbird Mockingbird is a simple wireframing web app that looks and feels like a native OS X application. Price: $9/month and above HotGloo. Firebug. Firebug Extensions. From FirebugWiki Firebug extensions augment or otherwise enhance the Firebug extension.

Firebug Extensions

Firebug extensions typically come in the form of Firefox add-ons. List of known Firebug extensions (in alphabetical order): Are you an author of a new extension for Firebug and want us to update the page? Just open a new issue on Firebug [1]. [edit] Creating Extensions [edit] Existing Extensions [edit] Miscellaneous [edit] Firecookie Firecookie NOTE: Firecookie is integrated in Firebug since version 1.10. Firecookie is a an extension for Firebug that allows to view, manage and debug cookies in your browser. Visit website Download from Mozilla Addons site Get the source code (Firebug's BSD-style license) Report an issue Author: Jan Odvarko [edit] Crossfire Crossfire is a Firebug extension which implements a JSON protocol to allow remote clients (like an IDE or code editor) to connect to Firebug.

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Javascript. Untangle URIs, URLs, and URNs. WebDesign. Laf (look & feel) Visualization. Actionscript. Simile. Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) The Work of Edward Tufte and Graphics Press. Edward Tufte is a statistician and artist, and Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Statistics, and Computer Science at Yale University.

The Work of Edward Tufte and Graphics Press

He wrote, designed, and self-published 4 classic books on data visualization. The New York Times described ET as the "Leonardo da Vinci of data," and Business Week as the "Galileo of graphics. " He is now writing a book/film The Thinking Eye and constructing a 234-acre tree farm and sculpture park in northwest Connecticut, which will show his artworks and remain open space in perpetuity. He founded Graphics Press, ET Modern gallery/studio, and Hogpen Hill Farms LLC. Visual Display of Quantitative Information 200 pages Envisioning Information 128 pages Visual Explanations 160 pages Beautiful Evidence 214 pages Same paper and printing as in original clothbound editions. All 4 clothbound books, autographed by author $150 Available directly from Graphics Press. Die visuelle Darstellung quantitativer Informationen, (200 Seiten), $12 数量情報の視覚的表示, (200 ページ)、$12.