About Phil Taylor

Who is Phil Taylor…

Dont ask me, I’m still trying to figure it out myself!

There are not many things harder in life, than writing a bit about yourself. Glossing over the past 30 years, today I can be classed as a PHP Developer (as a living), a keen sailor (for fun!) and a certified aircraft pilot (For the adventure and challenge).I have been involved with Joomla (and its root product, Mambo) since the very beginning, in many roles from core developer, bug fixer, user and most importantly 3rd party extension developer.  I have had the privilege of releasing many extensions to Joomla and can see these on thousands of websites, big and small,


  • A professional and industry recognised Joomla Expert
  • Zend certified PHP 5 engineer
  • Commercial experience managing Linux servers
  • Experienced in High Availability Transactional PHP
  • PHP Application Security Expert
  • Fully insured Contractor/Consultant available for hire
  • Direct, relevant, hands on experience at all levels of PHP/MySQL Web Application Development