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expression{} Thoughts on Expression Web and web tools in general August 2013 Entries
HTML Inspector - ensuring code quality
Front end developer Philip Walton has created a customizable HTML tool to verify code."HTML Inspector is a code quality tool to help you and your team write better markup. It's written in JavaScript and runs in the browser, so testing your HTML has never been easier".Why use this instead of the W3C validator? Because it's customizable both in terms of what it checks and being able to write custom rules.See his post on the source/download ......

Posted On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 8:23 PM

Google PageSpeed Insights - helps make your pages load quickly on all devices
The speed you pages load can be crucial for retaining users. This has always been important and is all the more so on mobile devices. A delay of even a second can lose a user.Google have a tool, "PageSpeed Insights" that lets you see what elements of a page are slowing it down and makes suggestions for speeding it up. It gives the pages scores out of 100 for desktop and mobile devices. It rates issues in three categories.Red warnings - where fixing the issues will make a significant effect.Yellow ......

Posted On Monday, August 12, 2013 5:20 AM

Microsoft launches Windows Phone App Studio
Microsoft have launched Windows Phone App Studio, an online browser based tool which allows users to create simple apps for Windows Phone 8, based on templates and drag and drop components. They recommend you test your apps on a real phone before publishing on the app store, and any developer can unlock and register a single phone to load up to two apps. If you are registered with the Dev Center you can unlock up to three phones and upload up to 10 apps on each.There are tutorialsThere's a special ......

Posted On Wednesday, August 7, 2013 4:40 AM

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