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  1. Anton T.

    Anton T.

    MODx Developer / PHP / MySQL / JS / Linux

    Russia - Last active: 15 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 22

    MODx Revo/Evo developer. Over the last 9 years of working in web developing industry. I have experienced as team working (including team leader position) as well as independent freelancer. Now scope of my professional interests range from light-weight web sites to highload portals and startups. In recent years I'm developing sites mostly based on MODx CMS/CMF, but i also worked with other frameworks: Zend Framework, osCommerce, UMI.CMS, Bitrix, WordPress, Joomla and about 3-5 self-made nameless CMS. Also I have strong expirience in integration of 3rd party applications, payment systems API (Card gateways, PayPal, SMS gateways, WebMoney, Yandex.Money, RBK.Money, Money[at]Mail.ru, Qiwi), websites optimization (according to GTmetrix and Google Page Speed Test). In addition, I possess high-quality 2 years expertise in software and web testing. At your service!

    $33.33 /hr
    1,253 hours
    4.98
  2. Ronald T.

    Ronald T.

    Pro Web Designer, Website Development, Webflow, WordPress, Joomla, SEO

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 13 - Portfolio: 12

    I possess a very diverse background and a proven track record of success. I am a personable, reliable, highly skilled individual with decades of experience in information technology, quality assurance, sales, marketing, and customer service. My services include, but are not limited to: ✓ Web Design and Website Development (HTML, PHP, Webflow, WordPress, and Joomla). ✓ WHMCS Development and Management (WordPress, Joomla, or PHP based). ✓ eCommerce - WooCommerce, VirtueMart, Ecwid, X-Cart, and more! ✓ Search Engine Optimization - SEO Campaigns (Web CEO Pro). ✓ Search Engine Marketing - SEM Campaigns (Google AdWords and PPC). ✓ Keyword Research and Analysis (Market Samurai and Web CEO Pro). ✓ Website SEO Site Audits (Web CEO Pro Desktop Edition). ✓ Website Content Inventory and Analysis (Proprietary Methods). ✓ Marketo, Infusionsoft, OntraPort, and Eloqua Administration and Management. ✓ Google Analytics, Webmaster Tools, AdWords, AdSense, and more! Ron aka LanWanMan, Upwork Freelancer since 2009 — Upwork Client 100% Recommended — Upwork 5.0 Rating — 2,900 Plus Hours — Upwork "Top Rated" — Upwork Money Back Guarantee Program Guaranteed Freelancer (Client / Job Dependent). Several repeat clients. Please take a moment to review my work history, feedback, and ratings below. For you convenience, my resume is attached to the portfolio section of my freelancer profile here on oDesk. Pay rates are negotiable dependent upon contract duration, complexity, and estimated total earnings. Your Success is My Success! Cheers! Ron aka LANWANMAN, Ocala, Florida USA TECHNOLOGIES AND APPLICATIONS (Partial List): WordPress, Joomla, RocketTheme and Gantry Framework, StudioPress and Genesis Framework, Webflow, WooCommerce, VirtueMart, Ecwid, X-Cart, WHMCS, PHP, MySQL, HTML5, CSS3, WHM, cPanel, Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools, Google AdSense, Google AdWords, PPC, SEO, SEM, Infusionsoft, OntraPort aka Office Autopilot, Marketo, Eloqua, MailChimp, AWeber, Zopim, Kayako Resolve…. RESOURCES: Internet Access -- With regard to Internet access, I have high-speed (10Mbps DSL) Internet service. In the event of complete in-house failure, I toss my high-end ASUS laptop in the car and head up to the community library where there is free high-speed Internet access. Software Resources -- Regarding software resources, I use my own licensed applications software consisting of, but not limited to: Microsoft Office 365 (Microsoft Online Services), Microsoft Office Pro 2010 and 2013, Microsoft Visio 2010 Premium, Microsoft SharePoint Designer, Adobe Creative Suite (CS3) Web Premium, Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Adobe Acrobat X, Web CEO Professional (Unleashed) Edition SEO software, Market Samurai, The Best Spinner, and a "fleet" of other software that I have amassed over the years. Hardware Resources -- Regarding hardware and in-house networking resources, my primary computer is a high-performance ASUS laptop (G75VW-BBK5) with Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate; loaded, well maintained and optimized for the types of work that I perform. In addition, I deploy a Dell Precision 690 Workstation with Microsoft Vista Ultimate and a Dell Optiplex 620 with Microsoft Windows XP Pro. Those additional computers typically serve as backup or are used for long running semi-automated and fully automated jobs. The entire network including the three computers are protected by the latest version of Norton Internet Security. I am a Microsoft Partner Program member with current emphasis as a Microsoft Certified Partner Network Sales and Services Advisor for Microsoft Online Services (Office 365). In addition, I am an Adobe Authorized Reseller, ENOM reseller, and WebHostingBuzz reseller--Ron aka LanWanMan--your one stop shop for all of your information technology needs! ► Free yourself from the technological maze. Hire LanWanMan on Upwork TODAY! ◄

    Groups: Article Samurai, AWeber...

    $38.00 /hr
    2,888 hours
    5.00
  3. Alexey Palamar

    Alexey Palamar

    PHP5, MySQL, JavaScript, AJAX, Yii/LiteCommerce Developer

    Ukraine - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 3

    Core skills: PHP5, MySQL, JavaScript, AJAX. Experience in cms: Shopware, Interspire Shopping Cart, Opencart, SkaDate, X-Cart, Zen Cart, aMember. Services: Affilinet, Facebook, Icecat, Google Analytics, LiquidPixels (LiquiFire and Liquid Pixels), Skycheck, Alphashirt, Sendy, Mailchimp, Shareasale, Addshoppers, Payeer. Frameworks: LiteCommerce, Yii. Additional points: Responsibility for the completed tasks to the client. Immediate starting of the work. Full concentration on job.

    $33.33 /hr
    2,063 hours
    4.94
  4. Jeric T.

    Jeric T.

    Creative Director, Producer, Web Hero

    Singapore - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 7

    15 years of experience in web development, UI/UX, web marketing strategist. 8 years of experience with MySQL, PHP, CSS, HTML and Javascript. 9 years of experience in music making. 8 music awards. Very good experience with Codeigniter and Wordpress. I'm a producer, web hero, entrepreneur who loves to create new things. With a few music awards under my name, I believe in the concept of fun, ease of learning, and the balance of complicated & easy ideas. All my creative work rely on these - especially when it comes to interfaces and experience for users & customers. I code, consult, write & sing. I believe that anything worth doing, is worth over-doing. I released my debut album in Taiwan, 2010. (See: http://fb.me/jericbook) I consulted for http://Garena.com for their online shop, helped design http://Shownearby.com, and built Zion / http://DotaPod.com from scratch, a gaming platform for gamers, with 190,000 members. Fluent in English & Chinese~ 真的。 I am currently Creative Director and Producer at CLE Media Productions, Singapore/Taiwan, and I run my own Web/Audio/Video Production Studio. I look forward to working with you.

    $48.00 /hr
    40 hours
    5.00
  5. Oleg Batishchev

    Oleg Batishchev

    Magento Jedi / Senior Web Developer / Consultant

    Russia - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 9

    Hello dear customer, Yes, I'm not wrong, cause after read that you will wanna to hire me ;) Well, now seriously ... I am a highly experienced web developer who has primary direction of activities in e-Commerce web-developing, in that case it's a Magento area. I'am an adept of Magento and if you don't know what is it and you wanna e-commerce site you have to contact with and I will explain how is Magento awesome. I have 3 years experience in Magento and 9 years total in PHP developing with an MVC, different CMS (Wordpress), frameworks (Yii, Zend) and other. I always stick to the coding standards and follow the best practices to provide seamless, readable and reliable code. Besides developing I have some administration skills to manage servers, automate routines and can improve performance of Magento backend and frontend as well. Also I can setup the server from a scratch. I prefer a stack for Magento consists of: Nginx, Php-Fpm, Redis, Apc, Mysql 5.5 (5.6) (Percona better), SOLR/Lucene/Sphinx. I prefer do not install any control panels but if required I would prefer ISP Manager 5 Lite. Magento related Experience and Services - Optimization, load improvements, speed up - Extension development and customization - Troubleshooting - Tweaks & tricks - Bulk importing. Do you have 100k products? It's not a problem - Store migration - AWS, Rackspace building an architecture of you infrastructure - Core upgrade - Magento recurring support - Bug/error fixing - Theme design and customization - Consultation - Code review I also have some basic skills in the desktop programming (C#) and some Photoshop skills. I'll be glad to new acquaintances and long-term cooperation. I have a team of developers and every day we are expanding. Just hard to write all things what I can do. I am easy learnable for new stuff (frameworks, custom systems, foreign code). My strong side is a backend developing and have a good knowledge of a frontend side: - HTML5/CSS3 - Bootstrap - jQuery - Ajax - WebSockets, Long polling - Prototype - ExtJS - Google API, Yandex API - many other things that I can't remember at this moment. Also in a less degree Angular, Backbone and other frameworks/libs. Communication Channel : Skype/Whatsapp/Email/Phone I have listed only a little part of my portfolio cause I have many jobs completed and I can't add every job to profile.

    $45.00 /hr
    1,164 hours
    4.98
  6. Joseph DiDomenico

    Joseph DiDomenico

    ZenCart Expert - PHP - Web Design and Development

    United States - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 35

    I've been honored as being in the Top 5% of Web Developers on oDesk. Located in the USA with extensive experience in Zen Cart, e-commerce, WordPress, web design, SEO, programming (PHP), MySQL, and email marketing. All new sites are responsive and mobile friendly which is critical today. I'm friendly, easy to work with, and will speak with you on the phone! Yes, phone calls are billable once contract is started. My entire portfolio can be viewed here: www.embryodesign.com IMPORTANT: Notice I have many OPEN jobs on my profile. This is because my clients opt to keep them open, essentially keeping me on retainer for ongoing updates and general maintenance. I'm very fast at what I do. So, don't let the hourly rate scare you. Most Zen Cart upgrades run in the $500 - $1,000 range. Is your company worth taking a chance on having it done cheap? Or, would you rather be confident in knowing it's done right?

    Groups: LoadedCommerce

    $55.56 /hr
    2,906 hours
    4.98
  7. Polaram Beniwal

    Polaram Beniwal

    Prestashop Expert

    India - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

    I am working in Ecommerce industry since 2007 (7+ years of experience as Prestashop Solution provider) and currently working as freelancer. He also worked with UK based company for 7+ Years. As part of his ongoing tenure he was involved in ecommerce web development, migration from oscommerce to prestashop,front end development,wordpress blog creation, customized ebay shop etc. He demonstrates a consistently strong work ethic and capable of delivering timely results possess strong analytic and problem solving skills. His vision is always clear to ensure delivering quality product as per business need. His core values : Delivering on commitment Client focused delivery Make Customer Successful

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    $33.33 /hr
    1,718 hours
    4.99
  8. Ismet Dumlupinar

    Ismet Dumlupinar

    MCITP (System Administration), MCT, MCSA, MCSD: Web Applications

    Turkey - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 14 - Portfolio: 13

    Experienced System Specialist, MCSA/MCITP/MCSD. In-depth knowledge of business operations and Information Tecnology Systems, project management, enterprise system integrations and information security with over eight years with hands on experience as an Enterprise Administrator and Network Manager in Windows Server 2003 & Windows Server 2008 environments. Experience in hardware and software virtualization using VMware and Hyper-V and App-V. Practiced understanding Active Directory, Group Policies, NPS, NAP, Exchange, SQL Server, Dynamics CRM, ERP, PKI and DFS. Experience as a corporate Microsoft/Certification trainer at one of gold certified partners of Microsoft. Proficent in Server 2012 and 2008 (inc.Server Core edition), Hyper-V, switches and many other technologies. I have been highly involved in server virtualization for seven years and am proficient in both VMware and Microsoft Hyper-V. I am also providing consulting services for web applications. I am a member of DotNetNuke Corp Internationalization Team and I'm working to expand product features to fully support Turkish localization. I am always looking for new opportunities to develop my skills. Check my Microsoft Profile below: https://www.mcpvirtualbusinesscard.com/VBCServer/idumlupinar/profile

    Groups: Microsoft Certified Professionals

    $75.00 /hr
    2,231 hours
    4.86
  9. Oleksandr N.

    Oleksandr N.

    Senior System Administrator, Migration and Security L3 engineer, SSD

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 20 - Portfolio: 16

    YOUR POSITIVE FEEDBACK IS THE HIGHEST AWARD FOR ME ;) Will do my best to assist you in any questions and tasks you may have =) Here is some info about my experience. SUMMARY Specialties: Information Technology / Internet / IT Division / Computer security/ Internet Services / System Administration/ Webmaster Support / Web Analysis/ SEO / SEM / Internet Marketing Web hosting services (SSD hosting solutions) EXPERIENCE: d(-_-)b Linux/Windows system administrator, Operations team EuroVPS/WebDomSolutions January 2012 - May 2013 Greece, Athens Responsibilities: - Tickets; - System administration and monitoring. Theoretical and practical skills: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Debian/Ubuntu, FreeBSD, Windows Server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: Virtuozzo, OpenVZ, VMware, Onapp Xen, Apache CloudStack; - Setup/configuration: nagios, kayako, racktables, confluence, observium, nginx, php-fpm, liteSpeed, Apache CloudStack, Hostbill, WHMCS, redmine; - Control panels: Plesk, WHM Cpanel. - Database Administration: SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ <( -'.'- )> freelancer SEO freelance October 2010 - March 2012 (1 years 6 months) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ o(^_^)o System Administrator / Techsupport Webintellects/Webhostgian/Jumpline/Webdomsolutions November 2010 - March 2012 (1 year 5 months) US, Ohio Responsibilities: - Live Chat support, Tickets; - System/Server/Control Panel administration; - Nagios monitoring; - Internet research and work with technical documentation. Operating Systems: * RedHat/CentOS,Fedora * Windows server 2003/2008 * VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo Containers); Advanced theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Operating Systems: RedHat/CentOS/Fedora, Windows server 2003/2008; - Virtualization: VPS setup and configuration (Parallels Virtuozzo); - Security: Advanced knowledge of Linux security, Firewalls ( IPtables, CSF, APF, BFD, Fail2Ban), Encryption ( SSL), SSH, Host Security Auditing; - Software: Apache servers (versions 1.3.x/2.2), DNS (BIND 9), QMail, Sendmail, exim, LAMP, Plesk/Exim/Cpanel (installing/upgrading/maintaining), Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, OsCommerce applications, Yum/RPM usage; - Database Administration: SQL Server 2003/2008, MySQL, MS access. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ b(^_^)d Internet Marketing Specialist || Web Analyst DCoM Soft, Inc. December 2009 – August 2010 (9 months) Responsibilities: - Internet Marketing strategy and tactics - Information architecture and Web site content planning - Research of partners - Internet Market Research - Research Usability Design - Online promotion of company's web-based products Skills: - Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) - Paid online Marketing / Pay per Click Management (PPC) - SEO Copywriting/Editing - Social Media Optimization and Marketing (SMO/SMM) - Experience running USA-targeted social Marketing - Writing press releases - Social networking (Twitter, Facebook, Google follow etc) - Google Products, AdWords/AdSense, Google Analytics, Webmaster tools, Google Merchant, etc. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ \(^_^)/ Customer Relations Representative || Advanced Technical Agent Ecommerce, Inc. May 2007 – October 2009 (2 years 6 months) Responsibilities: - Sales, billing and technical support in solving problems reported by clients; - Chat, helpdesk system, correspondence; - View, Adaptation, "repair" clients' sites; - Basic server/service diagnostic and reports to sysadmin department; - Internet research and work with technical documentation; - Work in team. Basic theoretical and practical skills in such areas: - Linux / Unix OS, Windows server 2000/2003, Windows XP/98; - Servers: Apache, bind, sendmail, ProFTP, MySQL, SQUID / SOCKS, MSSQL, Samba; - Easy coding: PHP, PERL / CGI, HTML, JavaScript, CF, ASP,. NET, C + +; - Widely used protocols (HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, POP, IMAP, FTP (s), TCP / UDP, etc); - HSPHERE control panel (versions 2.3 and 3).

    $34.88 /hr
    1,238 hours
    5.00
  10. Sergiy I.

    Sergiy I.

    Middle Android/Java Developer

    Ukraine - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 9 - Portfolio: 15

    I have 5 years of experience in software development. I have understanding and knowledge of object-oriented approach, software engineering principles, and concepts. Extensive experience in commercial Android application development. Explicit knowledge of mobile device architectures and mobile development platform. In-depth knowledge of Android OS, interactive application development and memory management. Worked with all common Android frameworks and APIs: - Very thorough software architecture and API design skills. - Geolocation (GPS), google maps, places API; - Web Sockets, WebRTC, faye; - Camera, Bar code scanner, State ID scanner; - GCM (Google Cloud Messaging); - Databases (SQLite), ORMLite, ActiveAndroid; - Notifications, broadcast receivers; - Social networks integration(Facebook, Google+, Twitter...); - REST API, cookies, managing sessions; - Custom UI elements. Excellent problem solving, communication, and collaboration skills. My maturity and practical experience will be of great benefit to you.

    $33.33 /hr
    15 hours
    5.00