In Progress

Firefox Add-on

We are looking for a freelance developer with experience writing firefox [url removed, login to view] are looking for the development of a firefox sidebar skeleton as most of the application logic will occur in DHTML within a browser embedded in the sidebar. Here are the requirement. * Sidebar with xul browser component embedded * Using a XUL button in the extension be able to toggle the width of the sidebar between a minimized width at for example 100px and maximized at 300px * Whether the sidebar is displayed or not the extension should be listening to browser navigation changes and post a response to a web service * When the extension is open and a user navigates to a different page or switches tab the sidebar should invoke a javascript method embedded within the browser in the sidebar. * A link embedded within the html in the browser in the sidebar should open in the main browser * When the extension is first installed it should be displayed by default and also navigate in the main window to a given one time only url. We have already started on this and have a browser embedded sidebar that can invoke javascript methods in the sidebar page when a main browser window is changed. So I can pass this on to you as a starting point (or you could start from scratch if preferred)

## Deliverables

* Extend what we have to listen to all navigation and tab events whenever the browser is running, regardless of the sidebar state and make post request to a given URL.

* Add button to sidebar to toggle width of extension

* Listen to events that happen within the browser page

embedded in the sidebar and be able to catch these in the extension in order to open main browser tabs etc. * When first installed open extension automatically and open a getting started web page in the main view. (If this is possible- I think thumbstrips does it)

## Platform

Firefox 1.5++

Skills: Engineering, MySQL, PHP, Software Architecture, Software Testing, Web Hosting, Website Management, Website Testing

See more: what is freelance web developer, what does freelance, web page development freelance, web development freelance platform, web development firefox, web developer for firefox, web developer firefox, web developer extensions, web component developer, web application freelance, web application development freelance, user experience freelance, think freelance, the method of web developer, starting to freelance, starting freelance writing, starting freelance web developer, start freelance web development, start as freelance web developer, start as freelance developer, skeleton php freelance, running freelance, point freelance, php html developer freelance, php developer at freelance

About the Employer:
( 1 review ) Cambridge, United Kingdom

Project ID: #3145995

Awarded to:

buanzo

See private message.

$765 USD in 21 days
(16 Reviews)
4.9