I needed to retrieve some HTML from another site, and feed that
into WordPress. Found this little gem -- the PHP Simple HTML DOM
Parser by S.C. Chen. It's an
HTML DOM parser written in PHP5, which lets you find and modify tags on
an HTML page with selectors just like jQuery.
Complete manual here
(the link is not too obvious on the homepage).
This is the easiest way I have found, to search and mogrify foreign
site's content into something useful. Highly recommended.
Blue Griffon seems to be the
descendant of the moribund NVU and Kompozer projects, offering a What
you see is what you get (WYSIWYG) HTML editing environment. Worth a
Firebug 1.6, the plugin for Firefox, is newly released;
for debugging or developing web apps, like Wordpress, it is simply
A few of my favorite features:
solves the one biggest thing that always drove me nuts, in dealing
with Real World css.
Copy CSS from the inspection window by right-clicking on the