About the Author
W. Jason Gilmore is a internet developer and business consultant with more than 15 years of enjoy helping companies large and small build amazing software solutions. He has been teaching developers from all over the world about internet development for over a decade, having written six books, including the bestselling Beginning PHP and MySQL, Fourth Edition and Easy PHP Web pages with the Zend Framework, Second Edition .
Over the years Jason has been published more than 300 times inside popular publications such as Developer.com, PHPBuilder.com, JSMag, and Linux Magazine, and instructed hundreds of scholars in the US and Europe. He s recently led the successful development and deployment of a 10,000+ product e-commerce project, and is currently working on a number of new e-commerce initiatives. Jason is cofounder of the wildly popular CodeMash Conference, the most important multi-day developer event within the Midwest.