Posts tagged with 'firebug'

Goodbye Firebug, I knew you well

Some eight (!) years ago, I started to learn JavaScript from the viewpoint of a C# programmer. I wrote a series of blog posts here on the subject, and fairly early on I started using Firebug in Firefox for my experiments in coding and debugging this weird yet wonderful language. Yes, I could’ve moved on to Chrome and its developer tools, but I liked Firebug and I could get things done. The JavaScript on this blog site (and others I own) were completely debugged using Firebug. Firebug convinced me...


Writing and debugging CSS

Part of the job of altering the theme for this site, or indeed writing the "theme" for an ordinary page (here's my résumé , for example), is writing or modifying the CSS file (Cascading Style Sheet) to make it look good. I've used three main resources to help me do this as efficiently as I can. Cascading Style Sheets: The Definitive Guide by Eric A. Meyer. Yep, my copy of this is so old, it still has the old name (it's now called CSS: The Definitive Guide ), No matter what it's called, Meyer does...