There are a lot of tools that can make website development faster and easier for web developers. Aside from WYSIWYG editors these tools are can greatly increase development speed and decrease debugging time.
- CSS Tidy
CSS Tidy is used for fixing and optimizing CSS codes to reduce file size and standardize CSS code formatting automatically. This tool is opensource and settings can be adjusted to preferred compression levels. CSS Tidy could possibly cut down website development time in half.
- Web Developer Tool For Firefox
- Test Everything
This online based application is used for testing and reducing time it takes for someone to use online validation services. It has around 100 tools that test web pages and can validate XHTML for web standards, check page rank and even test your design in different browsers.
- The Yahoo Design Pattern Library
The Yahoo Design Pattern Library consists of proven optimal web design patters. This is a great tool for website development because it saves a developer time in creating highly sophisticated design functions. It can speed up website development time by giving suggestions to common web design needs
- Clean Ajax
This tool cuts the amount of coding you need to write and also suggests common design patterns used in Ajax apps. It is a clean and simple solution to website developers who use Ajax.