Articles by Victoria Wang
In November, I wrote about my team’s work on experimental new web design tools and introduced a survey to rank the challenges of web design and development. The insights you shared continue to inform priorities for the Firefox DevTools' 2019 roadmap. Our main takeaway: developers and designers of every experience level want a better understanding of CSS debugging. We're on it.
CSS Flexbox is an increasingly popular layout model that helps in building robust dynamic page layouts. However, it has a big learning curve! The new Flexbox Inspector, created by Firefox DevTools, helps developers understand the sizing, positioning, and nesting of Flexbox elements. You can try it out now in Firefox Nightly or Dev Edition.
We’re currently hard at work on some new tools for web designers: a comprehensive Flexbox Inspector as well as CSS change-tracking. Tell us about your biggest CSS and web design issues and pain points in the first-ever Design Tools survey from Mozilla! We want to hear from developers and designers, no matter what browser you use.