Chu Yeow is an aspiring J2EE developer and Web developer studying at the National University of Singapore. He wrote FireFox Secrets, which lifts the lid on Firefox's lesser-known functionality, for SitePoint. In his free time, he watches anime and traverses the blogosphere for the most obscure tips. Visit his weblog.
If you’re a newcomer to template compilation, or Smarty, the PHP template engine, this article’s a must-read! Chu Yeow explains all – from the ground-up.