About the Author

W. Jason Gilmore

W. Jason Gilmore has been teaching developers from around the world about web development for over a decade, having written six books, including the bestselling “Beginning PHP and MySQL, Fourth Edition” and “Easy PHP Websites with the Zend Framework”. He has published more than 150 articles within popular publications such as Developer.com, DevShed, JSMag, and Linux Magazine, and instructed hundreds of students in the United States and Europe.

Jason is cofounder of the popular CodeMash Conference, and was a member of the 2008 MySQL Conference speaker selection board.