Nate Cooper has been building websites professionally since 1997. Since 2005, Nate has been dedicated to the WordPress platform and has operated as a part-time freelance web developer. In 2011, Nate formed his company, now called Simple Labs, which focuses on web development and web presence and has established himself as a trusted expert within the WordPress community. Through Simple Labs, Nate works with companies large and small to customize and optimize their websites. Nate is "deeply embedded in the New York tech scene, giving practical and insightful advice..." Forbes 2012.
His book Build Your Own Website: A Comic Guide to HTML, CSS and WordPress from No Starch Press has been a bestseller in Programming: CSS books on Amazon.com.
Instructional designer, Author, and Consultant.
Edward R. O'Neill, Ph.D. is an instructional designer, author, and consultant. He works at the intersection of learning, technology, and media. After teaching at USC Film School and UC Santa Cruz, among others, Edward worked as an instructional designer and technologist at Stanford, USC, and Yale, where he supported initiatives, projects, courses, and assignments. His current consulting clients include USC and the University of Maryland. Edward holds a B.A. from Yale and a Ph.D. from UCLA Film School. Edward was awarded a two-year Mellon postdoctoral fellowship, a UCLA fellowship in social thought, and a Boyer Grant to study at the Sorbonne and the École des hautes études en sciences sociales.