March 2007 Archive

These entries were posted to the Extra Connections Ltd website in March 2007.

W3C Multipage Validator

Here’s a handy tool for making sure that your site stays within the straight and narrow. Give it the URL of your home page and click the “Index & Validate” button, and it will spider your whole site, submit each page to the W3C validator, and tell you which pages (if any) fail the test.

It’s sobering to see how many errors there are in a site that you thought you’d coded with great care to meet all the rules – but that’s what makes this tool so valuable.

Now, I’m off to fix some validation errors…

New Look for Extra Connections

This is a new design for the Extra Connections website, brought to you with the power of WordPress. There’s still some finishing touches needed here and there, but take a look around and tell me what you think.

Watch this space for news, views and tips from the world of Oracle and web development.