Server Expert Needed for Help with Setting Up New Server

IT & Networking Network & System Administration Posted 3 years ago


Less than 30 hrs/week
Less than 1 week

Start Date

October 30, 2012


I plan to buy an unmanaged VPS and need someone to set it up for me. The purpose of the server will be to host Wordpress blogs. I need someone with server experience to do the following:

1. Recommend a company and plan that will host Wordpress sites effectively
2. Help me understand the tradeoffs between price, speed, and uptime
3. Explain the differences between and suggest a web server such as Apache, Google, Microsoft
4. Configure server security and ensure performance is optimal

Contractor requirements

I am looking for a contractor that has the following skills:

1. Prior experience in setting up and configuring servers, especially with Wordpress
2. Ability to explain recommendations clearly and with details on costs and benefits

I will need you to be available during US business hours for the discussions with me, but you can otherwise work on your own time.

How to apply

Please respond with a cover letter that includes the following:

1. Your background in graphic design, and how much time you’ve spent in online and social gaming
2. Your interest in social gaming and how much time you currently spend playing such games

In addition, please submit a portfolio of your work with particular emphasis on transferable skills to online social gaming.

About the company

We are a startup online social gaming company that is focused on sports games. We aim to replicate the experience of playing at home with friends and want to expand the genre by moving into lesser-played sports.

Skills: apache, benefits, design, gaming, games, sports

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Hired: 1

About the Client

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Givatayim 07:56 PM

2 Jobs Posted
100% Hire Rate, 1 Open Job

$4 Total Spent
3 Hires, 0 Active

$1.80/hr Avg Hourly Rate Paid
2 Hours

Member Since Oct 30, 2012