Chris Minnick

Writer in Astoria, Oregon

Chris Minnick

Writer in Astoria, Oregon

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Chris Minnick is an accomplished published author, trainer, web developer, and founder of WatzThis?. Chris has overseen the development of hundreds of web and mobile projects for customers ranging from small businesses to some of the world's largest companies.

Books he's authored or co-authored include: Coding with JavaScript for Dummies, JavaScript for Kids, Beginning HTML5 and CSS3 for Dummies, Webkit for Dummies, and Writing Computer Code.

Since 2001, Chris has trained thousands of Web and mobile developers in HTML, JavaScript, CSS, SEO, and full-stack web development. He has authored and produced courses for online training providers Pluralsight, O'Reilly, Ed2Go and others.

In addition to his role with WatzThis?, Chris is a home winemaker and brewer and a novelist. His first novel, Ferment, was published in 2017.

  • Work
    • WatzThis
  • Education
    • University of Michigan