Ben is Co-Director of Solid State Group, a content management and web development firm based in London. When not pressing keys on a keyboard, he enjoys the vices of obscure Eastern European lager and Ipswich Town FC.

Ben's articles

  1. Introduction to the Java Standard Tag Library

    Today, your code’s a mess of HTML and JSP. Tomorrow, thanks to JSTL, the two are separate! Your code’s readable, your architecture’s cleaner, and the front end developers are inviting you to the pub at lunchtime like they used to! Is there no limit to JSTL’s powers? Ben investigates.