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Content Writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.73.

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  1. Jesse Nickles

    Jesse Nickles

    WordPress + Loading Speed + SSL + Optimization

    United States - Last active: 12 hours ago - Tests: 6

    My specialty is loading speed and on-site optimization re: WordPress websites. Specifically, I can optimize your DNS records, web server (VPS), WordPress (cache, plugins, etc) and source code (HTML, CSS, JS, fonts, images, etc) to be more efficient and secure. I am well versed in WordPress (#1 on oDesk), WooCommerce, Nginx servers, CloudFlare, SSL certificates, and SEO. Loading speed and SSL are now two of the biggest factors in SEO according to Google, whose robots are constantly analyzing the quality of your website. Don't get left behind by the competition. https://www.littlebizzy.com/seo-is-dead (case study) Whether you need a one-time consultation, or fully managed WordPress hosting, I am not shy in making important suggestions that will improve the experience of your customers. I can work alone as a project manager of sorts or alongside your current team members. I stay in close touch with your team via email, Google Docs, and Skype. My recommended services: CloudFlare (DNS) - http://goo.gl/CMyxyZ Digital Ocean (VPS) - http://goo.gl/kY6AWB ($10 coupon) MaxCDN (CDN) - http://goo.gl/qawqv6 CodeGuard (backups) - http://goo.gl/FNF2j5 DigiCert (SSL) - http://goo.gl/bW5KJf YMLP (newsletters) - http://goo.gl/YqUFHi For email, I recommend Google Apps (name@company.com) + SendGrid (for things like lost password reminders, WooCommerce notifications, etc). My oDesk policies: - Not able to sign NDAs - Not available for phone calls - Free 30 minute Skype consultation - VPS servers do not have email services - When migration begins, please pause all work - Not able to join 3rd-party project management apps - Not available for tutoring, training, or creating manuals/guides - I automatically close out hourly contracts over $500 (renewal requested) - As a policy, I only work with DO's $10/mo VPS or higher, one domain per VPS *Serious clients only please, as I'm unable to offer "budget" pricing. I leave all of my oDesk clients positive 5-star reviews on completed projects, and I offer a 100% refund guarantee ~

    $33.33 /hr
    113 hours
    5.00
  2. Robert Kluver

    Robert Kluver

    Lifetime Internet Guru

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Portfolio: 5

    Well before the World Wide Web was a common phrase as it is today, before most people even owned a home computer I was programming code in a variety of languages for a variety of network related projects back when you had to put the handset of a telephone on a 300 baud modem. Trillions of lines of code under my belt and a mind that functions like a computer processing unit I not only understand today's most popular programming languages, I know how the languages themselves came to be. I am an expert who has owned, operated or worked with thousands of technology based businesses over the past 25 years. More than a programmer, I am a valuable consultant to any business wishing to build or improve any online enterprise. My work is relatively fast, accurate, functional and most importantly well constructed based on your exact needs. I do all of my own work but will bring in experts if necessary to accomplish the goals of your organization. I am an American living in Pennsylvania.

    $55.00 /hr
    7 hours
    5.00
  3. Mark Davis

    Mark Davis

    Professional Writer

    United States - Last active: 4 months ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 1

    I am an establish full-time writer. I'm skilled in both academic level and general writing. I have an extensive background and experience in current events, news pieces, politics, science, philosophy, entertainment, advertising, web/blog content, and political/news satire.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.97
  4. Farshad Iqbal

    Farshad Iqbal

    Technical/Web Content Writer / Blogger/ eBook Writer/ IT Professional

    Pakistan - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 5

    Over the past few years, I have been developing content based on a number of topics, particularly related to technology. I have been involved in producing content for different technology blogs and have also ghost written hundreds of search engine optimized articles on topics as diverse as Forex, Retail Stores, Healthcare, Advertisement Campaigns, Biographies, Movie Reviews, Multi-level Marketing, Crowdsourcing, etc. I can write anything from e-Books, BMR posts, short stories, software reviews, rooting guides for smartphones and the like. My responsibilities include web content management, (writing, editing, on-page optimization and publishing content) and certain site management tasks. In addition to writing, editing, and proofreading content, I have the responsibility to maintain content quality with regard to new developments and in accordance with appropriate quality standards. Furthermore, I supervise and train new writers and also occasionally provide creative ideas/advice to further enhance assets associated with MGNN. I am also the editor of three MGNN Blogs for FPPT, Slide Hunter and SlideOnline. I have been associated with the IT industry for the past 5 years and have been providing numerous services related to Computer Networking, Windows Server Management, MIS, SEO, content writing and blog development (using the Word Press platform). I have worked for various international Technology blogs including AddictiveTips, SlideHunter and FPPT. I am also the founder of WML Cloud: (www.wmlcloud.com).

    $8.89 /hr
    1,770 hours
    5.00
  5. Geraldine C.

    Geraldine C.

    400+ Odesk Hours: Expert Transcriptionist/Proofreader/Researcher

    Qatar - Last active: 06/23/2014 - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 3

    Administrative and technical services personnel here with over 15 years experience working for a variety of clients worldwide. Visit my profile to see my qualifications and work ethics as attested by my previous clients here at oDesk. I can assist you on Transcriptions and Proofreading (US, UK, Australian and other accents); Research works; Data Analysis; Outlining, notes taking and write ups; Data Entry; Technical writing; Content Writing and so much more.

    $5.56 /hr
    440 hours
    4.94
  6. Philip R.

    Philip R.

    Java/.NET/Javascript Developer, Creative Artist, Writer, Voice Talent

    United States - Last active: 08/21/2013 - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 8

    For the past 25 years I have performed a variety of technical roles ranging from Analyst [documentation of project requirements], Project Coordinator, Programmer, Team Lead, Back-End Administrator, Customer Service Rep as well as levels 1 through 3 Telephone Technical Support. I am comfortable with all roles and phases of project work flows. I have a wide range of creative and analytical skills. My core competency is learning and implementing new technologies emphasizing Microsoft based tools, with C# & Java being primary. I am actively seeking creative projects, particularly voice work, or short term programming projects involving internet technologies. Programming: * 15+ Years as VB3/4/5/6 programmer * 15+ Years VBScript/.HTA Programming * 15+ Years classic ASP * 15+ Years .Net VB/C# (1.1/2.0/3.0/3.5) * 15+ Years HTML/CSS Web site * 10+ Years Javascript * 5+ Years PHP * 5+ Years Java * Project Managment: * 10+ Years as Lead Analyst, coordinating resources, gathering requirements, ensuring timely delivery * 5+ Years Programming Team Lead on various long term [1-2 yr] projects involving up to 3 programmers Customer Service / Help Desk: * 20+ Years Customer Service, including 800 call center ICSA level professionalism * 15+ Years 'Level 1' through 'Level 3' Customer Service Technical Support Administrator: * 15+ Years IIS Adminstration & configuration * 10+ Years Wordpress setup/configuration * 3+ Years Joomla Setup/configuration :: Artist: * 18+ Years Photoshop v4/5/6 cs1/2/3/4 * 8+ Years Photography - nature/abstract Writer: * 20+ Years Technical writing * 15+ Poetry writing * 10+ Years Blogging / Journaling writing Voice Talent: * 5+ Years Toastmaster International Public speaking * 2+ Years Voice Mail Menu systems * 1+ Years Audiobook Narration Audio Multimedia Skills: * 8+ years using soundforge software, 4+ years using Audacity software. * 3+ Years Mixing Artist I have worked long-term, full-time, with a stable company for 22 years now, however do many internet based consultancy projects as well.

    $55.56 /hr
    11 hours
    5.00
  7. Scott Page

    Scott Page

    Technical Writer, Network Engineer with 16 years Experience

    United States - Last active: 09/03/2014 - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    Hello and thanks for reading! I have been in the Information Technology field for over 16 years. I have experience in designing and deploying IT networks with an emphasis on security and configuration management. I have written many technical manuals, installation guides, troubleshooting guides and also technology blogs. Recently, I have worked to increase the social media presence for small businesses and logo design/branding. I enjoy writing interesting blogs and posts that are relevant to their particular industry to generate traffic and interest in their sites. I have a degree in IT Network Security as well as certifications by Cisco, Microsoft and COMPTIA. I have worked as a technical project lead, project manager, technician, and also as an engineer. My top priority is always client satisfaction and I feel communication between the client and the consultant are key to great partnership. Since the scope of work is different for each job I am open to fair negotiations so that we are both satisfied with the end result of our partnership. I look forward to helping you to engineer a solution that fits both your budget and your timeline. Thanks again for reading! Respectfully, Scott

    $27.78 /hr
    9 hours
    4.94
  8. Dave Archer

    Dave Archer Agency Contractor

    Business and Project Manager

    Australia - Last active: 11/16/2014 - Tests: 2

    Over the last 15 years I have been continually learning, new and exciting Internet Technologies. I am a hard working developer with an understanding of computers from the computer chip up. I have had 32 years of experience with computers and programming. I have a good understanding of all server technologies, SEO, On-line Marketing, PHP and Wordpress. I love all jobs, small and massive. So please my customer friendly, people orientated approach to IT that delivers professional results. I love to learn, and I love to write, I love to communicate and love to meet new people and make my people and especially my clients happy:)

    Associated with: Total Net Team

    $16.67 /hr
    107 hours
    5.00
  9. Christina R.

    Christina R. Agency Contractor

    Chris & Co.

    United States - Last active: 04/15/2012 - Tests: 6 - Portfolio: 2

    Instead of hiring developer after developer, only to find yourself right where you started, put our professional team of associates to work for you!

    Associated with: Chris & Co.

    $13.33 /hr
    42 hours
    4.96
  10. Tavis Hampton

    Tavis Hampton

    IT, Hosting, Server and Linux Professional

    United States - Last active: 10/27/2014

    I specialize in Linux system administration on both the desktop and server. My primary area is in an educational capacity as both an instructor and writer, although I also perform some web design, server management and information consulting. I have several years of experience writing about web hosting, server management and a variety of other technology areas, including consumer technology. I am well versed in HTML and CSS, and I know some basic Javascript and PHP. As a writer, I have been published by highly visible websites and have also been published in print.

    $30.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00