Jennifer Kyrnin

Freelance Contributor


University of California

University of Washington





Web Design


  • Extensive website creation and management experience.
  • Author of several books on website development.
  • Expert in all website programming languages.


Jennifer Kyrnin is a former writer for Lifewire, where she wrote about website design and management for more than 16 years. Kyrnin has maintained sites with as many as 5,000 pages on large corporate websites, smaller small business websites, and tiny personal web pages and blogs, as well as several intranet and extranet sites. She has worked as a contract web designer on numerous sites and with nearly every web technology including XML, CMS, HTML, PHP, Perl, C, JavaScript, Ruby, and Java.


Kyrnin is the author of several books on web design and HTML and about the internet, including:


Kyrnin has a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics from the University of California and an MBA in Technology and Management from the University of Washington.

Jennifer has taken many design, web development, programming, and other classes at various colleges. She regularly updates her skills in web design and development to stay abreast of the current trends and best practices.

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