Paul Gil

Technology Writer and Developer


University of Alberta

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology


  • Certified computer instructor known for dynamic internet and database courses.
  • Has managed multiple web development projects.
  • More than two decades' experience with internet communities, messaging, torrents, file sharing, and file management.


Paul Gil is a developer, educator, and tech expert. As a freelance writer, he specializes in torrents, file sharing, and file management. 

Gil is a professional project manager and a certified computer instructor. Based in Canada, Gil travels around North America to give technical training to adult learners. He is renowned for his dynamic internet, project management, and database courses.

He is a longtime veteran of the internet, having been online since before the World Wide Web was launched in 1989. He has logged thousands of hours in many online communities, managed multiple web development projects, and launched numerous websites over the past two decades.


Gil has a formal teaching background with advanced studies in curriculum and instruction. He holds multiple technical certifications including:

  • Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Master Certified Internet Web Developer
  • Certified Web Professional in E-Commerce
  • Certified Internet Instructor
  • Crystal Reports Certified Professional
  • Certified Scrum Master
  • Project Management Professional

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