I'm a self-employed web developer with over two decades of experience. I love learning new
things, finding ways to improve, and sharing what I've learned with others.
I'd love to hear from you. Please, feel free to introduce yourself and share what you're
excited about, or what projects you're working on at the moment.
My name is Jesse Skinner.
I'm a web developer, author, teacher, speaker, husband and father. I'm a Canadian from Barrie,
Ontario, near Toronto.
I started working as web developer in 2001, and graduated in 2004 with a Computer Science
degree from the University of Waterloo. I've worked as an independent web developer and
consultant since 2006, helping clients plan, develop, launch and grow a wide variety of web
I love to help people learn web development, and I enjoy sharing my learning and development
process. I stream occasionally on Twitch. I also
record coding videos for
I write both on Coding with Jesse and in my
newsletter. I wrote a book for O'Reilly called
Unobtrusive Ajax. I've also given a number of talks, and sometimes I teach at Georgian College.