Questions about how to better interact with a website either through its API or other tricks

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Huge form-based websites?

Does anyone have any great examples of well-designed form-driven websites? We are converting a large DOS/Windows-based client app to a web application, and the app currently feels too plain and ...
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4answers
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How to find out main page of a website

When a website's main page cannot be opened as in this example, is it possible to find out the full address? In this example, I tried /index.htm and /index.html without success.
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2answers
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Looking for state-of-the-art web platform w/ social integration features [closed]

Looking for ideas on web site platforms with the following features: Blogging/News w/ comment threads RSS feeds Member Sign-ups and Member Pages Member Directory Access Controls Forums Calendar ...
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6answers
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Web app to test performance of my website [closed]

I would like to test the speed of web pages of my personal website. What web service can I use? It would be great if it can further diagnose pages so that I can see which elements in the page take ...
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7answers
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What's a good web-based mp3 (.m4a etc) streamer that I can run at home to access remotely? [closed]

I have enough music that it's not practical for me to move hard drives around. I've attempted to use Rhythmbox as my server but the amount of time it takes to download the library contents hits some ...
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2answers
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How to search videos in Picasa Web Albums

I am not able to find a way to search videos in my Picasa Web Albums, Picasa search shows options for 'photos only', 'videos only' for 'community photos' search but not for 'My Photos' What is more ...
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2answers
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Is there a website which rates British medical doctors to find the proper one? [closed]

I am living in the UK and need to find a good specialist doctor which turned out to be tricky. Is there a website where clients can provide ratings and feedbacks, similar to www.ratedpeople.com, ...
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1answer
838 views

Web-Application to create organization/group website [closed]

Suggest me a good, free, open source, downloadable web application in php to make a good website for a organization or group having more than one member. Only administrator(s) can change the content ...
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1answer
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Facebook - privacy when posting on wall of 'liked' website

If I comment on a Facebook website, can non-friends who 'like' that site see my whole profile?
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3answers
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What allows a web application to find out the resolution of the screen when the page is rendered?

For example have a look at this website, I am wondering how an application like this would work. From what I understand, resolution awareness is not there with the webpage generator, but with the ...
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2answers
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View MSDN pages in full screen width

Is there a way to see MSDN pages in an non-frames and non-panel way such that the full width of the screen is used for the actual content? (At large font sizes this is especially important.) In the ...
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10answers
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What are the best travel web apps/sites? [closed]

The "web revolutionized the travel" industry, enabling "people to be their own travel agents". With the improvements in mapping technologies and the ability to share knowledge, it has never been ...
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4answers
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Online Stop Watch Using Pure Javascript and HTML and CSS ( No Flash!)

Is there an online stop watch that is constructed using pure Javascript, HTML and CSS, without using Flash? There are a couple of flash-based online stopwatch websites, but since I don't prefer ...
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3answers
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Do you know any Web Search apps where you can specify more engines/websites at a time? [closed]

Google is the Web Search engine that I use more often, but I would like to know if there are web apps were you can define a list of search engines or webisite you want to retrieve the data for, in a ...
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5answers
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What services exists for checking a website loading time? [closed]

I know of Yslow with firefox and http://webwait.com/ Any other services around ?
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3answers
533 views

How to track / monitor changes in an online PDF file?

How to track / monitor changes in an on-line PDF file? Need to be notified when that happens.
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8answers
926 views

Is there any website to upload/edit source code? [closed]

I really like PBworks but when i hit 'formatted' and paste my code (no other settings keeps single lines single) the spaces get missed up so it looks weird when i paste it back. (Luckily i dont write ...