Mozilla Firefox is now quite popular browser and it is becoming more powerful with adding new features day by day. And Add-ons makes the browser more powerful and worthy. Today Firefox is the most liked browser among web developers. Some of Firefox add-ons have been very popular and always makes it to most downloaded list of Firefox add-ons. But Still there are some other add-ons which you must know so we visited and reviewed hundreds of web pages to bring the suitable add-ons for web developers.
1. Web Developer 1.1.8 (Web Developer Toolbar)
The Web Developer extension adds a menu and a toolbar to the browser with various web developer tools. It is designed for Firefox, Flock and Seamonkey, and will run on any platform that these browsers support including Windows, Mac OS X and Linux.
3. IE Tab
IE tab allows you to view a webpage in IE Environment. It means if you are working on Mozilla and you want to view a webpage to know how will it look it in IE. Then it is a good extension for you.
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. YSlow grades web page based on one of three predefined ruleset or a user-defined ruleset. It offers suggestions for improving the page’s performance, summarizes the page’s components, displays statistics about the page, and provides tools for performance analysis, including Smush.it™ and JSLint.
FireFTP is a free, secure, cross-platform FTP client for Mozilla Firefox which provides easy and intuitive access to FTP servers.
Greasemonkey is a Firefox extension that allows you to customize the way web pages look and function.
Screengrab! saves web pages as images.It will capture what you can see in the window, the entire page, just a selection, a particular frame. Basically it saves web pages as images – either to a file, or to the clipboard.
It allows you to see the tags on a page without viewing the source code.
SenSEO is an extension checking the most important on-page-SEO-criteria and calculating a grade of how good your site fulfills these criteria.
This tool helps to get synonym for the keyword duri ng your search on Google n which helps for better SEO using Google own Synonyms also referred as Latent Semantic Indexing (LSI) and is a vital element in Search Engine Optimization and article writing.
We will soon publish the second part of this series.