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Evgheni P. - Senior PHP Developer (10+ years experience)

Evgheni P.

Senior PHP Developer (10+ years experience)

$25/hr
40 hours
Moldova
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Top quality freelancer, excellent communication skills and very hard-working. Always available to speak on Skype and can come up with his own ideas and opinions to assist the project. I...”
  • Zend Framework
  • PHP
  • Git
  • HTML
Sasko A. - Experienced IT specialist

Sasko A.

Experienced IT specialist

$22.22/hr
0 hours
Macedonia
100% JOB SUCCESS
  • Magento
  • WordPress
  • PHP
  • HTML5
Harpreet S. - Expert in all PHP/MySql based technologies

Harpreet S.

Expert in all PHP/MySql based technologies

$30/hr
639 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Harpreet is an awesome programmer and always a pleasure to work with. Seems like he can do just about anything and do it very well and fast.”
  • PHP
  • MySQL Administration
Jay H. - Web developer/Consultant

Jay H.

Web developer/Consultant

$52.22/hr
196 hours
Canada
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Great job as always!”
  • AngularJS
  • PHP
  • HTML
  • HTML5
  • CSS
Chirag P. - Expert in Mobile Application Development

Chirag P.

Expert in Mobile Application Development

$15/hr
553 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Well done job! Great developer with very good technical skills. solved any problem during the project. Wonderful service and personal communication. Sure I will hire him again...”
  • iPhone App Development
  • PHP
Hien N. - iOS Expert

Hien N.

iOS Expert

$22.22/hr
364 hours
Vietnam
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Project was completed successfully.”
  • iOS Development
  • Adobe Flex
Ali H. - Senior Ruby on Rails Developer & Project Manager

Ali H.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer & Project Manager

$30/hr
370 hours
Bangladesh
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Has been excellent working with Ali. Looking forward to the new future as Backspace LLC. Thanks1”
  • Ruby
  • Ruby on Rails
  • MongoDB
Shiv A. - Expert in  Data Analytics with Web Scraping

Shiv A.

Expert in Data Analytics with Web Scraping

$35/hr
94 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Thank you for your great effort Shiv. He is a great developer, fast adapting, organised and reliable. We are very satisfied with the work and we are looking forward to working...”
  • Data scraping
  • Python
  • C#
  • PHP
Pravesh Y. - Web Developer with 3+ year experience

Pravesh Y.

Web Developer with 3+ year experience

$7.67/hr
685 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Very good communicator, follows instructions and great web development.”
  • PHP
  • WordPress
  • HTML
  • HTML5
  • CSS
Andy K. - Front End Middle Developer  / Senior OpenCart Developer

Andy K.

Front End Middle Developer / Senior OpenCart Developer

$22.22/hr
401 hours
Ukraine
100% JOB SUCCESS
“I highly recommend Andy to any company. He is well organized, dependable, timely, trustworthy, and always brings a positive attitude to his work. Andy is passionate about writing...”
  • AngularJS
  • JavaScript
  • HTML5
Sony D. - Digital Marketing Expert / SEO Consultant

Sony D.

Digital Marketing Expert / SEO Consultant

$6.67/hr
179 hours
India
100% JOB SUCCESS
“Working with Sony was really great! She provided quality work in a super short amount of time and even completed what we needed prior to the expected [already short] deadline....”
  • Content Writing
  • PHP

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PHP development is used to build many content management systems (CMS) and e-commerce platforms such as WordPress, Joomla!, Drupal, Magento, and ZenCart, so if you’re using any of these platforms for your site or online store, a skilled PHP developer can help you build, migrate, and maintain it over time. An experienced PHP programmer can develop and manage your CMS, server-side applications, website, or e-commerce platform. PHP developers on Upwork have the expertise to work within your site’s many moving parts—they’re often full-stack developers, involved in database management, server technology, and operating systems.

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5 Questions Your Web Development Proposal Should Answer

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