Matt West

About Me

I'm an entrepreneur and web developer from England. These days I can usually be found working on my startup Koji Labs, or writing technical articles for the Treehouse Blog.

In 2012 I was given the opportunty to work with some really brilliant people and write a book about web design. The result was HTML5 Foundations.

HTML5 Foundations

HTML5 Foundations

HTML5 Foundations covers the basics of web design as well as some more advanced topics like GeoLocation and Canvas. Order your copy today!

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HTML5 Foundations

Author Published by Wiley, Nov 2012

Treehouse Blog

Writer Nov 2012 - Present

Personal Blog

Writer Apr 2011 - Present

Current Projects


Founder Jan 2014 - Present

Kojitsu is the first product from Koji Labs. The app monitors your Twitter and Facebook feeds and gives you the ten best links shared by your friends.

Kojitsu is currently in closed beta. You can request an invite on

Koji Labs

Founder Jan 2013 - Present

Koji Labs is creating new ways to discover content by leveraging the power of your social feeds.

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Past Projects


Developer & Designer May 2013 - Sept 2013

My focus at wlcome was on the design and development of the company website, mobile app UI and administration tools. I also worked with the team to formulate marketing strategies.

This position involved using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP, WordPress and Go.

Developer City

Founder Jan 2010 - Apr 2013

Developer City was a web development agency that mainly served small to medium sized businesses. I built a number of sophisticated web applications for clients as well as smaller promotional websites.

In 2013 I decided to shut down Developer City so that I could focus on Koji Labs and later wlcome.

This Week's Offers

Technical Co-Founder Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Computer Solutions TSG Limited

Sales & Technical Support Jan 2008 - Jan 2010