The web is significantly wide spreading day by day. Every day, new technology comes to the market and many technologies go outdated. To stay tuned with the latest techno trends web developers have to perform their task smartly to give better performance in a lesser time frame. Developers need to use advance tools and techniques to provide better and effective solutions to their customers.
There are lots of tools available in the market, which makes website development smooth and easy. In this post, I have collected some best, effective and popular tools that will help developers in web application development process.
Different CSS Preprocessors
CSS is very easy and simple to create. CSS structure is uncomplicated and understandable. But the main difficulty with the CSS is that with big web projects, you have to create many CSS files, which sometimes increases the file size of HTML document and sometimes it’s difficult to manage.
In this situation CSS Preprocessor will help you to solve your problem. It lets us create CSS in development style with different functions which then compiled into browser compliant CSS structure. There are many CSS Preprocessors available, some are, Saas, LESS, Myth, Stylus, etc. But from this Saas is very common and widely used CSS Preprocessors.
Web Development Toolkit
Web Development Toolkit is a collection of various tools. Codekit is a very popular development Toolkit available on web. It’s an OS X-only application. Codekit which supports LESS, Saas, Jade massage beds, Bower, Uglify and many more. A Prepros is best for the windows based OS, and Koala-app is for Linux operating system.
Task Runner Application
The Grunt offers useful plugins to choose with which you can automate anything with very less effort. On other hand, Gulp is very easy to learn and use. It keeps your easy things easy and makes tough tasks handy.
Device Testing Tools
If you are developing a mobile version of your website, you need to test your website on various screen sized devices, which is very problematic. It is not always possible to test your website on each small screen devices. To solve this issue, Synchronized testing is implemented. It lets us test website in different devices concurrently.