We have 5000 total lines of data entry that need to be done on several MLB web sites, using HMA VPN or VPN4ALL so that your ip #'s are USA IP #'s (see attached screenshots if you are not familiar with these services). You will need to change your ip # after each line of data entry (see attached screenshots).
A typical line of data entry takes about 60 to 90 seconds to complete, depending on the data complexity, how fast you work, and how fast your internet connection.
A typical web entry for this project consists of: First Name, Last Name, Street Address, City, State, Postal Zip Code, Phone Number, Email Address, and Captcha Code.
You will be provided a CSV (comma separated values) spreadsheet that you can read with Excel or similar program and then you need to enter the data into the MLB web forms.
- Receive information from a variety of sources
- Accurately and quickly enter it into a web form.
- Be proficient with a web browser and Microsoft Excel or similar spreadsheet program
- Be able to enter data into web forms that require Captcha verification
- Periodically double check your work
- Send an email notification from the workroom when you have completed each task, and include your latest status report (see attached Status Report Example.xlsx)
- Previous experience in data entry
- Willingness to take feedback and adapt to requests
- Ability to pay close attention to detail as well as excellent organizational skills
- Typing speed of 50 WPM or higher
- A work style that is extremely detail oriented
- Availability to work on the project this week
- Ability to use VPN software and change your ip # quickly. Note: you must provide the VPN software and the cost if applicable needs to be included in your bid.
- Ability to use Microsoft Excel or equivalent program
A. Completed Data Entry forms in a timely manner
B. Completed Upwork time reports
C. Daily status report (see attached Status Report Example.xlsx)
To apply for this position, please provide the following:
1. Please research which VPN service you will use. Preferred ones are HMA or VPN4ALL. If you want to use another one, please provide details of which service and how many USA ip #s that provider has, and if it is easy to change your ip #. You need to be able to change your ip # in less than 20 seconds since you will be doing it very frequently.
2. Please go to the following URL and submit 5 lines of data entry using the attached data-entry-sample-2016.csv using your VPN service. Pick a city near Dallas, Texas USA and change your ip # after every line of data entry using your VPN service. URL for test data (5 lines): http://healthylivestrong.org/wordpress/test-data-entry-page/
3. Please submit your proposal as an hourly rate. Your bid price should include the cost of the VPN software. Included in your proposal please include:
(a) how many people are on your team (it's OK if you are just an individual)
(b) when you could start
(c) whether you have used VPN services before and know how to easily change your ip #