Ms. Janine Warner

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Janine Warner's best-selling books and videos about the Internet and mobile web design have won her an international following and earned her speaking and consulting engagements around the world.

She is the creator of, a full-service interactive design and training agency that offers web and mobile design, content strategy, and internet marketing services.

Janine’s skills as a “techy translator” helped her land the deal for her first book in 1996. Since then, she’s written or coauthored more than 25 books about the Internet, including Web Sites For Dummies, Mobile Web Design For Dummies, and every edition of Dreamweaver For Dummies. She’s also created more than 50 hours of training videos about web design and Internet marketing.

Janine has served on the faculty of the University of Miami and the University of Southern California. She's also been a guest lecturer at more than 20 other universities in the U.S. and Latin America, and she helped create an Internet Literacy program for high school students in Central America.

She is a member of the Television Academy's Interactive Media Peer Group and has served as a judge in the Interactive Emmy Awards, the Knight News Challenge, and the Arroba de Oro Latin American Internet Awards.

In 1998, her experience as a journalist and Internet consultant, combined with her fluency in Spanish, took her to The Miami Herald, as the Online Managing Editor. A year later, she was promoted to Director of New Media. She left that position to serve as Director of Latin American Operations for CNET Networks. Since 2001, she has run her own consulting firm.

When she's not traveling, she is based in Southern California where she lives with her husband, David LaFontaine, manages and occasionally takes a break to run on the beach. For more information, visit