Handy chrome extensions for front end developers

Chrome extensions have come in handy quite a number of times for our front end developers. Below we have listed the most used tools by them.

1. Window Resizer

Resize browser window to emulate various screen resolutions

2. Page Ruler

Draw a ruler to get pixel dimensions and positioning, and measure elements on any web page.

3. Stylebot

Change the appearance of websites instantly. Preview and install styles created by other users on stylebot.me

4. HTML5 Outliner

This extension uses HTML5 algorithm to create a table of contents.
It should also work well with HTML 4 (and older) pages, that have structured headings.

5. Typewonder

This extension helps you to test fonts on active chrome tab via typewonder.com

6. Dimensions

A tool to measure screen dimensions.

7. Responsive Inspector

Responsive Inspector allows inspecting page media queries.

8. Firebug Lite

Firebug Lite provides the rich visual representation we are used to seeing in Firebug when it comes to HTML elements, DOM elements, and Box Model shading. It provides also some cool features like inspecting HTML elements with your mouse and live editing CSS properties.

9. Eye Dropper

Eye Dropper is open source extension which allows you to pick colors from web pages, color picker, and your personal color history.

10. Alexa Traffic Rank

The Official Alexa Traffic Rank Extension, providing Alexa Traffic Rank and site Information when clicked.

11. Built With Technology Profiler

Find out what the website you are visiting is built with using this extension.

12. Corporate Ipsum

Generate random corporate doublespeak for use as filler text.

13. Code Cola

Code Cola is a chrome extension for editing online pages’ CSS style visually.

14. Pendule

Extended web developer tools for Chrome. Use this extension in addition to the built-in Developer Tools (Ctrl+Shift+I).

15. YSlow

Make your pages faster with Yahoo!’s page performance tool.

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