My name is Frank Salim. I was designed and built in California. I write code.


In no particular order, my interests include:

This list is not exhaustive.


I have co-written two books about web technology.

I co-wrote Pro HTML5 Programming with Peter Lubbers and Brian Albers. The first edition was published by Apress in 2010. The expanded second edition was published in 2011. There is an interactive version on Apress.com. Several translations exist: Chinese, Czech, Korean, Japanese, Portuguese, Polish, Italian.

I co-wrote The Definitive Guide to HTML5 WebSocket with Vanessa Wang and Peter Moskovits. It was published by Apress in 2013.


I am a software engineer at Google. This is my personal site. My words reflect only my personal opinion.