Run this extension and start writing your CSS/Less/Sass code which gets applied immediately. The code you write will be saved in the browser extension's storage space or the site's local storage.
Featuring: * Live editor for CSS/Less/Sass code - Preview changes as you write code * Live edit CSS files and auto-save on file system * CSS reloader * Option to reapply styles automatically * Syntax Highlighting * Auto-generate CSS selectors with point-and-click * Autocomplete for CSS selectors, properties and values * Emmet support helps in quickly expanding abbreviations to CSS code (https://docs.emmet.io/css-abbreviations/) * Color picker (supports HEX, RGB, RGBA, HSL and HSLA) * Convert code from Less/Sass to CSS * Beautify / Format code * Minify code * Highlight DOM elements matching the CSS selectors * Option to load this extension in iframes as well * Lint CSS code
Open source: * https://github.com/webextensions/live-css-editor
This extension is available for: * Google Chrome * Microsoft Edge * Mozilla Firefox * Opera
Visit https://webextensions.org/ for further details
Created by: * Priyank Parashar
Uses: * No need to refresh pages to test your CSS/Less/Sass code * Auto-save your changes to filesystem as you write the code * Reload CSS resources without refreshing the page * Speed-up development and testing of your styling code by doing it directly on your page * Develop and test your code before finalizing your changes into the project files * Apply some temporary styles (like hiding some components) * Test styling changes even when you cannot modify the original source code
Notes: * The CSS/Less/Sass code you write gets applied as you write it * The CSS reloader watches CSS files and live updates them immediately * The Sass parser is loaded remotely from https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/sass.js/... * With this styling code tester, you can develop and test the code at the same time * The code is saved in file/browser as soon as you write it * The code editor is resizable and draggable * The code you write is auto-saved at site level and can be used again for same or different pages * You can use "TAB" key to indent your code * Running Magic CSS again, while it is already loaded, will restore it to its original position and size * Press "Esc" or click on close to hide it and run it again to continue making changes * The code you write is added at the bottom of the tag of the active page * It includes CSS/Less/Sass beautifier * It includes CSS minifier * It highlights the DOM elements matching the CSS selectors * Use it along with your favorite Chrome/Edge/Firefox/Opera Developer tools * You might find it useful in creating your custom themes for websites based on Stylish / Stylist * This extension was previously known as "MagiCSS - Live CSS Editor"
Credits for open source code used by this extension: * Amplify JS * Browserify * Code Mirror * codemirror-colorpicker by easylogic @ GitHub * Emmet codemirror-plugin by emmetio @ GitHub * CSS Pretty * CSSLint * jQuery * jQuery UI * jQuery UI Touch Punch * Less * magicsuggest * Mozilla Source Map * SASS / SCSS * socket.io (WebSocket API library) * Tooltipster
Inspirations: * "Auto-generate CSS selectors with point-and-click" feature is partly inspired by the Chrome extensions SelectorGadget and Stylebot
Connect to us at: * https://webextensions.org/ * https://github.com/webextensions/live-css-editor * https://twitter.com/webextensions * Priyank Parashar - https://linkedin.com/in/ParasharPriyank/