Category Archives: extensions

Developing cross-browser extensions with web-ext 3.2.0

By | October 16, 2019

The web-ext tool was created at Mozilla to help you build browser extensions faster and more easily. Although our first launch focused on support for desktop Firefox, followed by Firefox for Android, our vision was always to support cross-browser development once we shipped Firefox support. With the 3.2.0 release, you can use web-ext to truly… Read More »

Testing Methods For React And Redux

By | April 24, 2018

When the Firefox Add-ons staff ported addons.mozilla.org to a single web page app backed by an API, we selected React and Redux for powerful state management, pleasant developer instruments, and testability. Reaching the testability half isnt fully apparent since there are competing instruments and techniques. Below are some testing methods which can be working rather… Read More »

What Makes a Nice Extension?

By | April 5, 2018

Were in the course of our Firefox Quantum Extensions Challenge and weve been asking ourselves: What makes a terrific extension? Great extensions add performance and enjoyable to Firefox, however theres extra to it than that. Theyre easy to make use of, easy to know, and simple to search out. If youre constructing one, listed right… Read More »