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Qartaba Solutions

Qartaba Solutions

Solution to ALL IT Issues

Pakistan - Portfolio: 12

Skills: CSM (Wordpress, Joomla, DotNet Nuke), ASP.Net using C#, Wordpress 3.0, Google Map API, Ecommerce, PHP5 Skills: Microsoft Excel 2010,2013, VBA, MySQL, MSSQL, JQuery, AJAX I am a software developer and provides a wide range of solutions and services for clients who value high quality software. I primarily specialize in such technologies as .NET, PHP, AJAX, JQuery etc. Over 12 yearsÂ’ of experience in the IT industry including Governement, Private Business, Humanitarian Organization and Online Community. Security, Privacy and Quality are the fundamental principles of cooperation with my customers. I can provide all the necessary conditions to guarantee the non-disclosure of the project information and ensure customer's IP rights: - signing of NDA with all the project participants; - allocation of a dedicated server for the given project; - ability of working with customer's servers, if necessary

94% Job Success
$22.00 /hr
372 hours

Annette Y.

Annette Y.

Freelance Writer, Author, Editor, Proofreader


I am passionate about the written word and have a wide range of writing experiences from health/business to professional manuscript critiques. I can take your project and see it through from initial concept and bring it to life. I am a qualified teacher/trainer, a stress management, relaxation and addiction therapist. These former roles enable me to bring my knowledge into any writing projects if required. Although based in the UK currently, much of my writing work has been in America, Australia, France and India. My success as a freelancer is my flexibility and also the complete care and attention provided to each and every project. If you require well-written, accurate and informative material, then I am the writer for you. I am happy taking on short term projects or long term writing contracts but I am a sole provider and do not sub-contract writing work. If you employ my services, you receive my full attention on your projects.

100% Job Success
$25.00 /hr
64 hours

Matthew Palfrey

Matthew Palfrey

Original health and fitness content and media, Shopify Setup Expert

United Kingdom - Portfolio: 4

I'm a highly experienced health and fitness entrepreneur with a flair for writing, publishing and Shopify website setup. I've published 5 book titles in both physical and digital versions and I'm also a Shopify Setup Expert and Partner. Through Shopify I've built 11 stores for my own businesses, and over 100 for other clients.

$75.00 /hr
0 hours

Cherilyn W.

Cherilyn W.

Creative Writer and Photographer

United States

I have a B.A. in English with a concentration in literature. I have been a photographer for a national company that specializes in children's portraits for over two years. We also specialize in yearbook design for elementary schools and some middle schools. In working on yearbooks, there is a great need for proofreading and editing copy. My eye for detail is what allows me to excel in this area. I have been both the unofficial and official Digital Media Manager for a conference and retreat center in western New York for over 4 years. I have been focusing on an online presence via our website and social media. I am also the photographer/videographer for the same camp. At Literacy West, I manage our social media presence, posting several times a week. I have been working on redesigning our website, a project which is nearing completion. Throughout my AmeriCorps term at Literacy West, I began taking on some of these roles making the transition from AmeriCorps member to full time

$15.00 /hr
0 hours

Carsla Peyton

Carsla Peyton

A life + style blog.

United States - Portfolio: 1

Connect-the-Cloths is the vision of an aspiring 20-something stylist, foodie, and writer, based in the acclaimed culture-less city of Las Vegas, Nevada. With minimal direction, yet a fervid insistence on themes, the site records the weekly endeavors of the curious young soul in her mission to exploit the many overlooked cultural facets of her hometown. Carsla Peyton, the entrepreneur in question, is a graduate of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In 2012, she earned two Bachelor's degrees in Journalism, with an emphasis in Integrated Marketing Communications, as well as Sociology (not to mention, a minor in Entertainment Management). After a six month internship and a couple freelance assignments, the alumnus, dissatisfied with the level of responsibilities she was granted, or lack thereof, took matters into her own hands; Connect-the-Cloths was born September 17, 2013. Mixing business with pleasure, Connect-the-Cloths aims at flooding countless scrolls.

86% Job Success
$25.00 /hr
0 hours

Amanda M.

Amanda M.

Let's do this Write!

Canada - Portfolio: 7

I believe in establishing long term relationships with each of the clients that I work with. Each client that works with me will have quick responses, high quality content and personalized attention to ensure that each and every project is done to their liking. I want to exceed all expectations. Writing content is my specialty, having written 1,000’s of articles, reports, blogs and so on, on numerous topics over the course of my writing career. I can provide high quality articles, blogs, e-books, press releases, reports, SEO work, plus much, much more. I look forward to providing you with the content needs that you have!

86% Job Success
$30.00 /hr
6 hours

Andre Douglas

Andre Douglas

A writer with a creative edge

Jamaica - Portfolio: 8

I am a hard working individual with years of experience covering the areas of customer service, sales and marketing, first stage collections and even interior decorating. My skill sets include, but are not limited to, excellent reading, writing and numeracy skills, basic graphic design and desktop publishing, internet use, basic web page design and programming (C++), very proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Additionally, I am very analytical, pays attention to the slightest detail and finds it important to meet deadlines.

$11.00 /hr
0 hours

Bruce L.

Bruce L. Agency Contractor

Bad Copywriting

Canada - Portfolio: 8

"Slow and incompetent. I no longer trust him with my projects." As managing director and sole contractor of Bad Copywriting, I deliver repulsive copy to businesses and people who seek out failure. "Worthless. Hire Bruce if you're serious about turning your project into a paperweight that will give people gas." Press the green "Hire Me" button to chat if... You want BAD CONVERSION "Dishonest and difficult to work with." Never make a sale again. I use systematic processes to produce copy that turns browsers into runner-awayers. You want an INEPT COLLEAGUE "Frazzled working with Bruce--his writing is that of an idiot child screaming in a hospital." "Filth. Nothing but obscenities." WHY me? I microwave a mean Italian lasagna. Thanks for reading my profile. If you'd like to chat more--I will judge you for that--but go ahead--click the green "Hire Me" button at the top to start our conversation. Currently, I only accept COPYWRITING assignments I only take on a few clients at a time My 5-star reviews and enormous repeat client rate do not represent the quality or ethics of my work. SAMPLES: As part of my commitment to client confidentiality, you see nothing. CONTACT: With few exceptions, my clients are repeats and referrals. If you have questions or would like to see about working together, feel free to contact my parole officer or reach my directly by clicking the green "Hire Me" button.

Associated with: Bad Copywriting

88% Job Success
$113.00 /hr
190 hours

Oana Mihailescu

Oana Mihailescu Agency Contractor

Buy Web Properties, not Real Estate!

Romania - Portfolio: 74

Sales Manager for Digital Web Properties My academic background is in International Relations and European Studies, with Master courses completed in International Security and Law from Southern Denmark University, therefore I feel confident writing academic papers/essays on related topics and not only. Being passionate about online marketing and words, I joined this awesome team in order to be a voice for their services. As a Sales Manager for DWP I am aiming to enlarge the portofolio of clients by assuring them that they will receive professional services, based on quality and efficiency. Procuring services from DWP can only guarantee you the success of your project. The ethos of this company is based on the fact that real estate is the best future investment. Clients should hire us because we promote quality, relevance and consistency.

Associated with: Digital Web Properties

$30.00 /hr
0 hours

Hasan Shahid

Hasan Shahid Agency Contractor

Limitless Creativity For All Your Media Needs

Pakistan - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 11

I co-own Fz Media Group. We are a large group of experienced and talented individuals with a vast range of expertise. We create amazing websites and engaging videos. We are online marketing and graphic design specialists. Here are the Fz Media Group websites: - Web design and development - Explainer video production - Online marketing and content - Media Production

Associated with: Fz Media

89% Job Success
$25.00 /hr
0 hours