Link Background Image

Update 2/11/2010: Added support for Multiple Background Images Over a year ago I posted about the lack of a View Background Image option in Firefox when right-clicking on links. As a web designer, I use that context menu item on a regular basis, so for it to not be there… 

Date-Ahh

This is really random, but any date written out in mmddyy format could be used as a unique hexadecimal RGB color code. Today’s date for instance could be represented as #081508. Because of the linear and cyclical nature of time, I thought it would be interesting to see what a… 

Textbox Hints

Update 6/4/09: I just wrote a new blog post about using the title attribute as the hint text. The method described below is still practical for some forms, but using the title text is a more practical and widely-applicable method of providing textbox hints. Check out the new post. There… 

View Background Image

Update 11/5/2008: There’s now an extension for this! Of all the context menus in Firefox, my second most-clicked item (behind View Page Source) is View Background Image. This stock functionality is one of the many reason I still prefer to use Firefox over Safari, even though Safari’s rendering is notably… 

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