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  1. Abdullah Mohamed

    Abdullah Mohamed

    Reverse Engineer, IT Security Trainer, Analyst, Security Consultant

    Egypt - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 8

    Hello world, My name is Abdullah Mohamed, 21 year-old student at Alexandria University, currently studying Computer and Communication Engineering. I love Electronics, Information Technology Security field, and coding in C and Python. I've also got a little blog in which I share my technical projects from time to time, you can have a look at it from the link: http://defensivetech.blogspot.com

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  2. KAZY NOOR -E- ALAM SIDDIQUEE

    KAZY NOOR -E- ALAM SIDDIQUEE

    Article and academic content writer, Technical visual Graphic Designer

    Bangladesh - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 13 - 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 (4+ years experience)- -writing,reviewing, editing (Research papers, Thesis, Reports, Assignments, Articles) in APA, MLA, Harvard, chicago, Oxford styles ii. Technical (4+ 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) -User Manual/Guide, Installation/Troubleshooting guide, EBook, Book Cover design, Theme/template design -Project Plans/Project Management -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 iii. SEO, BMR (2+ year experience) iv. Marketing/Promotional Article (3+ years experience) 2. 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
    4.52
  3. Annamneedi S.

    Annamneedi S.

    Expert Web deisgn with Wordpress & PHP

    India - Last active: 1 month ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 6

    ->Web design - Proficient in PHP, Wordpress Wordpress PHP xhtml html5 CSS3 Javascript Jquery Responsive web development Adobe Indesign Adobe photoshop Dreamweaver ->SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Services 1) KEYWORD RESEARCH Keywords are an important area of the SEARCH ENGINE MARKETING work and also many of us keep no holes within undertaking our own keyword research, our keyword research is performed on your site information, opposition, and area of interest keywords used by internet consumer. 2) ON-PAGE OPTIMIZATION • Optimization of - Title Tags • Meta Tags • Alt Tags • Body Text • Header Tags 3) OFF PAGE OPTIMIZATION • Search Engine Submission • Article Submissions. • Directory Submissions. • Classifieds. • Social Bookmarking • Blog Submissions • Blog Creation • Forum Submissions 4) Social Media Marketing (SMO) I have a good knowledge in IMACRO scripting & Data Entry involving the skills - Copy Paste - Data Extraction - Data Mining - Imacros - Web research - Excel - MS Word - MS Office tools

    $12.00 /hr
    45 hours
    4.95
  4. John Reed

    John Reed

    Highly Experienced Technical Support Professional

    United States - Last active: 11 days ago - Tests: 4

    I am currently the sole customer/technical support provider for a veteran OS X and iOS developer, resolving technical issues, isolating bugs, and writing end-user documentation. I have many years of experience in independent/freelance hardware and software support, providing services both remotely and on location. I have worked with a number of leading telecommunications providers and commercial/consumer information technology vendors to ensure their internal users and customers received access to required resources at all times. Though I do not plan to leave my current position, I'm always interested in additional remote support opportunities, particularly in the Apple Mac OS X and iOS market. If you're an independent developer who needs a hand with your support workload, I would love to hear from you.

    $11.11 /hr
    90 hours
    5.00
  5. Imran I.

    Imran I. Agency Contractor

    Web Design,HMTL,CSS,PHP,JQuery,Ajax,Zend,WP

    Pakistan - Last active: 22 days ago - Tests: 11 - Portfolio: 7

    My Main goal is to provide people the best thing they want from me .I don't compromise on Quality of Work. That's Why i have great feedback score from my clients. The Reason is my Hard Work and Sincerity with my Work

    Groups: Bluehost Developers and Designers

    Associated with: Paradigm Solutions Agency

    $22.22 /hr
    141 hours
    4.87
  6. Shermay M.

    Shermay M. Agency Contractor

    Customer Service and Support Specialist

    Philippines - Last active: 11/21/2014 - Tests: 9

    I have 6 years work experience as technical support for small office/home office and as helpdesk for Siemens and Coke. My objective is to provide quality work and deliver excellent service.

    Associated with: Call Action Professional Partners

    $3.33 /hr
    37 hours
    5.00
  7. Sameh A.

    Sameh A.

    Senior Low Current Systems Engineer

    Egypt - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 6

    Over the last 10 years, I have developed (Design Drawings/Calculations, Shop drawings, BOQ, Commercial studies Technical Specifications & Technical Submittals) for Low Current Systems including Access Control,CCTV,Fire Alarm,Public Address & Audio Visual System. As well for lighting & electrical systems. I have certified in CCNA & Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) , EASE program,Aruba Wireless Networks. I have experience in Auto CAD program, Microsoft Office,PDf programs I Understand the needs for anyone how to maintain the business, I seek challenges & mutually beneficial collaboration as well as opportunities to improve my skills.

    $15.00 /hr
    1,934 hours
    4.22
  8. Carlos Ferrera

    Carlos Ferrera

    Microsoft Office - Google Spreadsheets Expert

    Honduras - Last active: 8 days ago - Tests: 7

    Computer Engineer IT Specialist. I have work with several international school and have received training in Washington D.C., organized by the Department of State. I am Microsoft Office Specialist certfied Expert in Word, Excell, Power Point and Access. I have also experience with Google Docs. Some database knowledge, specially SQL server and SQL Queries. I also have experience in Web Pages and Web Applications testing. I have a lot of experience in working with Excel complex formulas, data migration, networking and word processing.

    $10.00 /hr
    0 hours
    0.00