Archive for the 'Webdevelopment' Category

Hosted screenscraping: HTML to RSS with Dapper

Monday, May 14th, 2007

There are several screen-scraping services out there, but Dapper is one that’s both versatile and visual. With a bit of trial and error, everyone can transform html web pages (or more precisely: changes in web pages) into email notifications, a startpage widget, RSS or another syndication format. Take this example: (more…)

Free website monitoring services:,,

Tuesday, April 17th, 2007

There are several online services that warn you when your website is down or too slow. Here are three free services I tried (“free as in “freemium“). Feel free to add your findings or experiences… (more…)

Developer Toolbars for IE and Firefox, Aardvark Firefox extension

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

I noticed today the IE Web developer toolbar has been out for some months… (more…)