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  1. Steve Butcher

    Steve Butcher

    Consumer product design from concept to shelf

    United States - Portfolio: 2

    ACG is a multi disciplined design agency that specializes in bringing ideas to life through a team of top talent in the areas of industrial design, graphic design, toy and game design and product engineering. We can deliver a comprehensive development program across multiple disciplines or a focused approach in any of our specialty areas. From product concepts to complete 3D CAD assemblies and part design to marketing, advertising and communications pieces for print and web. ACG can help bring your ideas and projects to life regardless of size or scope.

    $55.00 /hr
    45 hours
    4.90
  2. John Lamrock

    John Lamrock

    Graphic Designer

    Australia - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 12

    Graphic designer with 7+ years freelance experience. Highly skilled and with a strong eye for detail, I offer complete design solutions, a professional attitude with outstanding communication, and vibrant, effective designs which will bring your projects to life.

    $15.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  3. Farzana Y.

    Farzana Y.

    Senior WordPress Developer and SEO expert, WordPress SEO, SMM

    Bangladesh - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 17

    ----------- http://farzanayasmin.com --------------- I'm Farzana Yasmin. I'm a WEB DESIGN/DEVELOPMENT AND SEO EXPERT. Here is my full details and work experience please review the site : http://bay-coders.com/farzana-yasmin/ I’m part of a local IT firm. I have 4+ years of experience in Wordpress, Graphics Design, Web Development, SEO/Sem/Link building/Traffic generation/Top ranking on Google. Now I have a little team at 4 members. I believe in high quality results and I do my best to deliver on-time work with great results for the client. For me, success comes after the completion of the project to the client's satisfaction. I am available in Skype and google hangout.

    $5.60 /hr
    1,906 hours
    4.63
  4. KAZY NOOR -E- ALAM SIDDIQUEE

    KAZY NOOR -E- ALAM SIDDIQUEE

    Article and academic content writer, Technical visual Graphic Designer

    Bangladesh - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 85

    Interested in Research contents, SEO articles or technical diagrams? I am here with you and my vision is to build up a business relationship with you. Can you please choose your requirement from below as these are my fields of work. 1. Writings i. Academic (10+ years experience)- -writing,reviewing, editing (Research papers, Thesis, Reports, Assignments, Articles) in APA, MLA, Harvard, chicago, Oxford styles ii. Technical (10+ years experience) -Contents of latest technologies -pervasive (ubiquitous) computing -cloud computing -distributed systems -sensor networks -protocols of wired and wireless network -IP networking -programming with latest languages like Java, .Net, PHP, MySQL, ORACLE, SQL Server -Big Data -Database Management Systems (DBMS) -Project Plans/Project Management iii. SEO, BMR (2+ year experience) iv. Marketing/Promotional Article (3+ years experience) 2. Design Works (Technical, 5+ years experience) -User Manual/Guide, Installation/Troubleshooting guide, EBook, Book Cover design, Theme/template design -Chart design (Gantt Chart, other project charts) using latest technologies like Google visualization tools (google docs, spreadsheets, charts, tree maps), MS Office tools (MS Word, Excel, Access, Visio, Power Point, Publisher, Project), Visio Stencils/diagrams, BPMN diagrams 3. Web research (4+ year experience) i. Reviewing of Websites, Blogs, Articles, Marketing contents etc. ii. Forum posting/commenting iii. blog commenting iv. Business Plan Writing and researching v. Graphical Design and Animation vi. Consultancy in technological and business events

    $15.00 /hr
    204 hours
    4.51
  5. Md. Mamun Kabir

    Md. Mamun Kabir

    Data Entry | Web Research | SEO

    Bangladesh - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

    I am interested in the position of a Any kind of Data Entry Professional, Blog Commenter, SEO and Personal Assistant. I can work for 40 hours up a week or even more. I can begin working immediately. I am looking for a long term job. Given my related experience and excellent capabilities, I would appreciate your consideration for this job opening. I believe that my skills can match to this position. Now I want to build my career in Upwork. For my qualification, I've finished a course on web development and I specialized in Data Entry, Blog Commenting, and being a Virtual Assistant. I am intelligent, organized and thorough in checking work details, thus I believe I qualified for this position. I would be grateful to learn new skills. I am someone with excellent English and make perfect sense and be very compelling. I am confident that I have the skills you need.I have my own computer with high speed internet. You should hire me because aside from the skills I possessed, I am a good follower and a fast learner. I am willing to be trained and I can work under pressure. I am so eager to learn new things and I don't stop at just what I have learned, yet I crave for more. It would have be a great pleasure to be working with you and your company and to experience new things with you. I can multi-task effectively. I am an efficient team worker and I always make sure I don't cause my teammates some headaches.

    $7.78 /hr
    71 hours
    4.90
  6. Germe noah D.

    Germe noah D.

    Sales Agent/Translator/Transcriptionist/Web Researcher

    Philippines - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 2

    Transcription I have a great experience in transcription from interviews, movies, lectures, webinars down to podcasts. I can work around 1-2 hours of video or audio per day. I can transcribe around 10-15 minutes of audio per hour provided that the audio is clear with an American or British accent. I research difficult terminologies to keep accuracy at 99% or higher. Translator I am good with Cebuano to English, Filipino to English and vice versa in translation. Sales I am an excellent Sales Agent who has been in the top list and awarded few times with my dedication and hard work. I have successfully balanced Customer Satisfaction versus Sales and Conversion and is consistent with it. I worked as a Live Chat Product Specialist and Sales Agent of a company for around 2 years. Data Entry I am an experienced data entry specialist who is keen to details, format, and accuracy to whatever little thing I need to work with. I am working with data entry my entire life once in a while. I am a speed typist (up to 90 wpm) with great skills in Office applications such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Publisher. Web Researcher During those times when I am an SME(Subject Matter Expert), I was given an additional task to research competitors to be able to make comprehensive comparisons and keep the company I'm working with on top. I was successful in gathering information about their plans and services and its benefits and pricing to make sure that our plans and offers are both competitive and feasible. I am always willing to learn new things and a challenge lover. I love to go above and beyond my limitations and client's expectations in work.

    $3.33 /hr
    0 hours
    4.69
  7. Shahjahan Nadim

    Shahjahan Nadim

    Web Development///Wordpress Expert/Graphic Designer/SEO Specialist

    Bangladesh - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

    Hi,my self “shahjahan- nadim”.My passion is web development With the knowledge gained. Over the last 2+ years,I have developed a very wide and deep range of many website.I like to work in PHP based application such as Wordpress, , Bootstrap, WooCommerce, Plugin Integration –Javascript, JQuery, Ajax and I also know Bootstrape.js –HTML, HTML5,CSS, CSS2, CSS3 -Database MySQL. I am very expert in WordPress site development. I can design responsive web site using twitter bootstrap. I also do web templates, Photoshop and logo design since 3+ years. I also experienced in SEO/Web Researcher and have a professional multi-skilled individual with strong SEO/Web Researcher. So I am a one stop guy for web programming and designing needs………….

    $11.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Wei Zhou

    Wei Zhou Agency Contractor

    Photographer, Translator, Writer

    Canada - Tests: 2

    Successful, multi-talented creative individual with 11 years of work experience in writing, translation, editing and photography. Graduated with Honor of Distinction from MA course in communication studies from one of England's most prestigious Universities. Superior verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin Chinese. Proficiency in French. An expert in cross-cultural communication and translation between Chinese and English. Proven adeptness at producing exceptional quality content in both Chinese and English. Previous employers include Cirque du Soleil Inc, Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Agency and RCS, the biggest international media group in Europe.

    Associated with: oDesk Payroll Canada

    $44.44 /hr
    3,373 hours
    5.00
  9. Ananda Ghagra

    Ananda Ghagra Agency Contractor

    WordPress, Data Entry, Web Research Specialist

    Bangladesh - Tests: 50 - Portfolio: 6

    I am a professional freelancer that provides quality material with a quick turn around and 7 years of Upwork experience and over 500+ hours worked. I am a fast learner, pick up on things very easily. And seeking some position in an any positions that would passed my qualifications, where there is a need for a variety some tasks including – computer knowledge, organizational abilities, business intelligence and database program use and to obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background and ability to work well with people. I have much experienced in WordPress, Photoshop, Data Entry, Web Research, Facebook, Twitter, Blog Writing, MS-Office 2000, 2003, 2007 & 2013 Excel-Access-VB combination, Project Admin & Management Work, VA/PA, Directory Submissions, Admin Support, and Link Building etc. I am also very fast and accurate in typing and data entry. I want to sell my skill on Upwork and want to serve honestly. I hope my buyers will be satisfied by me and they will be delighted with my work. ☆►Contact Information: I can be contacted via Skype, text messaging, email, and any other communication platform. Quick responses are guaranteed. I am a reliable contractor available 7 days a week.

    Associated with: Ghagra IT

    $6.67 /hr
    561 hours
    4.95