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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

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

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

Jenna Goodwin

Jenna Goodwin

Blogger-Social Media Outreach

United States - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

I have worked online in internet marketing since 2008 as a parenting blogger. In this time, I have ran social media accounts for various businesses, blogged to promote companies, and launched campaigns getting additional blogs involved in promotion. Social Media Management is something I take pride in with over 20k Twitter Followers. I know that social media is constantly changing and you have to keep content engaging to grow your audience. I have been featured in print media, news media, and more. My latest accomplishment includes being included in a book. Soon, I will be working towards creating a book of my own.

$10.26 /hr
24 hours

Michael Doyle

Michael Doyle

A business within your business.

United States - Portfolio: 1

My philosophy is that time is our most valuable commodity. No profit can be made, labor undertaken, or campaign pay off without an investment of this rarest of resources. It is, therefore, in your organization’s best interest to seek out ways to invest as little of your limited time as possible for the greatest return. The question remains, who could provide such a solution? Well, it just so happens that I know a guy. I am as creative as I am technical, a unique blend of attributes that have served me well over the years. I view each project as a unique experience, an opportunity to learn something new with the potential of branching off into an array of future opportunities. When you contract my services, you’re contracting a professional who recognizes that your organization’s success translates into his own.

91% Job Success
$100.00 /hr
86 hours

Joanne M.

Joanne M.

Dynamic Writer: Web content, Articles, Blogs


I am a unique writer with a specialty in content creation with a dynamic flavor. My work is engaging, accurate, and appropriate to the tone and style required. I can work across a broad scope of requirements, from technical to comical and most requirements in-between. I have a social media company down here in the land under the land down under. I train businesses in how to get ahead with social media - from educating and campaigning to fundraising and running business events. I have worked in media for many years and know where the frontier of social media can find results where most people don't think to look. I have business training courses at the ready should you need them, I have team building courses and social media education packages ready to send you.

$32.00 /hr
117 hours

James B.

James B.

My #1 Goal Is Client Satisfaction

United States - Portfolio: 6

I am a full-time professional writer for individuals and businesses. I currently create content for numerous companies, and my work has been featured by many prominent entities including Microsoft, The Dr. Phil Show, cloudHQ,, Evernote and more. I help innovative startups, as well as established companies, achieve success. While I specialize in creating technical content and business documents, I also create blog content, marketing content, website content, Wiki pages, marketing video scripts, graphic design and more. If you are looking for killer copy, look no further. My content will DRIVE traffic to your site. I pride myself on conversion rates that explode with success! Want to join my list of satisfied clients? Hire me now! My goal is for the client (YOU) to be 100% satisfied with the final product. I create anything from short blog posts to a full-length eBook (see my portfolio). I enjoy making new friends, business contacts and clients, so let's get talking!

79% Job Success
$38.89 /hr
272 hours

Amber L.

Amber L.

Content Specialist, Academic Writer and Social Media Expert

Pakistan - Tests: 1 - Portfolio: 1

Looking for an excellent writer that surpasses your expectations? Are self-motivated, hard working and experienced the key traits you look for in your writer? Are you seeking a writer who respects deadline as much as the quality of the content? Then look no further, for you have come to the right profile. Being a passionate writer I aim to instil perfection in every dainty detail you demand in your content. Not only do I covet to meet my client's expectations to the utmost, but I strive to exceed them.

74% Job Success
$15.00 /hr
14 hours