Kevin Yank

[Photo] Kevin  Yank

As Technical Director for SitePoint, Kevin Yank oversees all of tis technical publications - books, articles, newsletters and blogs. He has written over 50 articles for SitePoint on technologies including PHP, XML, ASP.NET, Java, JavaScript and CSS, but is perhaps best known for his book, Build Your Own Database Driven Website Using PHP and MySQL, also from SitePoint. Kevin now lives in Melbourne, Australia. In his spare time he enjoys flying light aircraft and learning the fine art of improvised acting. Go you big red fire engine!

Books from Kevin

[Book Cover] DHTML Utopia Modern Web Design Using JavaScript and DOM
DHTML Utopia Modern Web Design Using JavaScript and DOM (Technical Director)
From SitePoint, released June 1st, 2005
"Create Killer Websites Using the Power of Modern JavaScript" DHTML Utopia is an easy-to-follow, step-by-step tutorial that will show you how to make your websites more slick, dynamic, and usable. Add dynamic interactivity to your website with DHTML by combinin...
[Book Cover] Simply JavaScript
Simply JavaScript (Author)
From SitePoint, released June 21st, 2007
Everything you need to learn JavaScript from Scratch! Packed with full-color examples, Simply JavaScript is a step-by-step introduction to programming in JavaScript the right way. Learn how easy it is to use JavaScript to solve real-world problems, build smarte...
[Book Cover] The Art and Science of CSS
The Art and Science of CSS (Technical Director)
From SitePoint, released March 9th, 2007
CSS-based design doesn't need to be boring. The Art & Science of CSS brings together a talented collection of designers who will show you how to take the building blocks of your web site's design (such as headings, navigation, forms, and more) and bring them to ...
[Book Cover] The Principles of Beautiful Web Design
The Principles of Beautiful Web Design (Technical Director)
From SitePoint, released January 31st, 2007
Tired of making web sites that work absolutely perfectly but just don't look nice? If so, then The Principles of Beautiful Web Design is for you. A simple, easy-to-follow guide, illustrated with plenty of full-color examples, this book will lead you through the...