New to Songbird Development?
Start here if you are new to Songbird Development. We’ve put together a guide that explains the difference between an Extension and a Feather, and we’ll show you where to begin with APIs, integration resources, and code submission. View the Songbird developer guide »
Develop your own music and media-rich Web service.
View our resources for the Webpage API »
Create customized Feathers for a personalized take on the Songbird player.
See Songbird Feathers Resources »
Extend functionality and build a better experience. Get development tools and extensions.
Start with Songbird Extension Resources »
Build a better Songbird. Write new features, implement code, and integrate patches.
Checkout our Core Developer Resources, join the sb core developer group, or jump straight to SVN info.
It’s all Songbird, all the time in the Songbird discussion groups. Talk in real-time using our IRC channel. Fire up our web chat page, or use your own client and join us over at irc://irc.mozilla.org/#songbird
For coders building extensions, Feathers, or web services using our webpage API, come by our Songbird Developers Google Group for mailing list/forum support.
If you're working on core Songbird player development, you can get support at the sb_core Google Group.
Bug Squash. Find a bug and kill it. Use our Bugzilla bug database.
Help translate Songbird into your own locale at our Translation Site.
Share your Add-on
Have you created a new add-on for Songbird? Submit it here and share it with everyone!
Songbird is rapidly evolving with new features, updates and patches.
Get the latest builds here!
Resourcessee all »
Developer IntroIf you're new to Songbird development, start with this essential introduction to all our APIs.
ArticlesHow-to guides get you up and running with tutorials, instructions, explanations, and sample code. Read the Getting Started guides to get started now.
ExamplesSample code for each of our APIs, 100% complete from start to finish. Get all the complete extensions, Feathers, and 100% working music store/music blog code using our Webpage API.
Recipe BookSongbird made simple. 100% free, MIT-licensed, highly reusable code snippets let you quickly do things like "Make a bookmark", "Stop playback", or "Add a webpage listener". Copy, paste, and re-use.
Reference DocsDeep dive reference docs. For the hairiest challenges. Highly technical, richly detailed.