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Emma Jane Hogbin has been working as a web developer since 1996. Her infectious enthusiasm and ability to explain concepts without using technical jargon puts even the greatest technophobes at ease. Passionate about helping people to acquire knowledge, Emma Jane volunteers with the Drupal documentation team. Her first book, Front End Drupal (co-authored with Konstantin Kaefer), continues to be a wild success and is a trusty resource for many new themers.

Emma Jane is well-known in the Drupal community for not only her technical knowledge but also her engaging and humorous means of bringing Drupal to a wider audience…such as the Drupal socks and their GPLed pattern. Through her consulting company HICK Tech, and at conferences around the world, Emma Jane has inspired people to overcome fear, uncertainty, and doubt and to tackle problems head-on. She chronicles her adventures at

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