Web Debug

Fix broken web applications, from servers to clients.

How browser works

How browsers work
by Tali Garsiel

Web browsers are probably the most widely used software. In this book I will explain how they work behind the scenes. We will see what happens when you type 'google.com' in the address bar until you see the Google page on the browser screen.

Fast CSS: How Browsers Lay Out Web Pages:slideshowall slidesaudio (MP3)Session pageLanyrd page

by L David Baron

This session explains the basic concepts in browser implementations of core Web document technologies (HTML, XHTML, CSS, and SVG), explains their general performance characteristics and how they interact with Javascript, and explains common optimizations (such as coalescing changes) that browsers make. Rather than presenting specific techniques authors can use, the goal is to build understanding of the performance characteristics of the Web platform so authors can have ideas of what things are likely to be fast or slow, and what types of changes they can experiment with to improve the performance of their Web pages.


Style System Overview

by Mozilla

An overview for work style system works on Mozilla firefox.


Webit WebCore Rendering posts

by Dave Hyatt's :

​WebCore Rendering I - The Basics

​WebCore Rendering II - Blocks and Inlines

​WebCore Rendering III - Layout Basics

​WebCore Rendering IV - Absolute/Fixed and Relative Positioning

​WebCore Rendering V - Floats


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