Your web page looks great in your browser but a tool such as a link checker or SEO checker reports something unexpected.
It's an age-old story. I'm sure we've all been there a thousand times.
OK, maybe not, but it does happen. An http request can be very different depending on what client is sending it. Maybe the server gives a different response depending on the user-agent string or another http request header field. Maybe the page is 'soft 404'.
What's needed is a tool that allows you to make a custom http request and view exactly what's coming back; the status, the response header fields and the content. And maybe to experiment with different request settings.
I've been meaning to build such a tool for a long time. Incorporated into Scrutiny, or maybe a standalone app.
I've also been thinking of making some online tools. The ultimate plan is an online Integrity. The request / response tool is the ideal candidate for an online tool.
For a name, one of my unused domains seemed strangely appropriate. A few minutes with the Wacom and it has a logo.
It's early days and there are more features to add. But feel free to try it. If you see any problems, please let me know.
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