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Dinesh P.

Project Manager|Joomla|Wordpress|Technical Writer|Agile Consultant


Indore, India


I possess 12+ years of experience in web development exclusively on LAMP and can help you conceptualize your idea to develop a professionally competent website. I specialize on Zend (upgraded ver 2.0), Magento (both Community and Enterprise), WordPress (MU, 3.0, 3.3 and 3.5), Joomla (2.5-3.x), Moodle, Drupal 7.28, AJAX and UI integration using the bootstrap framework for HTML 5 and CSS for responsive sites. I specialize in Content Management System and have in-depth functional understanding in CMS based sites. Areas of expertise: Joomla: Customized and integrated Joomla templates, Joomla components, modules, extensions like Jomsocial, Joobi marketplace, Jevents, Kunena, Jcalendar, Mosets tree, ... morehot property, SEF 404 etc. Developed several extensions and plug-ins like gallery with different set of prices, escrow system, custom online ticket booking system, property listing with availability calendar etc. WordPress: Developed web applications like ecommerce sites, domain monitoring tools, event planner portals, e-magazines and more, worked on word press theme frameworks like Ultima, Thesis etc. Customized WordPress plug-ins like Woocommerce, news management, form builder etc and created custom plug-ins for specific requirements. Moodle: Developed learning management systems using Moodle platforms and customized Moodle to create white label concept. I have experience in creating custom plugins on Moodle platform to meet various requirements raised by the clients. Worked on integrating payment gateway, shopping cart with Moodle website as well as developing training based website offering emergency courses training. MVC Frameworks: I always work using standard frameworks like Zend and CodeIgniter for site stability, speed and future scalability. I have created a set of standard modules which helps to minimize coding time and efforts and take care of SQL injection prevention for security. I follow SEO friendly coding approach for better site visibility in search engines. I have experience of various Payment Gateway integration (PayPal, Quick pay, Secure Pay etc) and various shipping module integration (FedEx, UPS, USPS etc). Caching techniques and Database: I have experience on memcache and Zend cache techniques for site optimization. I have experience on both relational database and EAV database models, but prefer EAV model for more data flexibility and control. I give attention on optimized database structure and queries for page speed optimization. Responsive theme: I have created Responsive themes for custom applications and magento websites using bootstrap framework to make website compatible to various screen resolutions and devices like iPhone, Android, iPad and desktop. This reduces overhead of maintaining different applications for mobile devices. I also take care of cross browser compatibility while creating theme for websites. Also I have experience on “Parallax” theme for custom website. Project Management: I am well versed with Project Management techniques and toolsand guide the team towards project completion through various stages of Project Life cycle. I use tools like Basecamp, Mantis and SVN & GIT for sub versioning. Functional expertise: I have experience in project analysis, coding and quality check. My Functional expertise lies in developing Content Management Systems. I have developed various types of CMS like social networking websites, company websites, business directories, real-estate sites, domain monitoring tools, membership sites, health care industries, job portals etc. I have developed web portals having more than 50,000 users, custom modules/components without customizing the core scripts and custom extensions which are compatible with multiple platforms. I am well versatile with W3C and Web 2.0 standards and give attention to layout/website designing with CSS driven tableless and div tags for better search engine visibility. I have strong written and verbal communication skills. I look forward to discussing any upcoming development needs you may have. less

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  • Mar 2014

    Expert HTML and Javascript Programmer
    got another freelancer
    1 hour
    $15.00 / hr
    $15.00 earned

  • Jun 2012 - Mar 2013

    Buddypress Expert - Plugin Development

    No feedback given

    131 hours
    $16.00 / hr
    $2,096.00 earned

  • Aug 2012 - Sep 2012

    Build Searchable Database with user-input GUI
    Outstanding work on a Wordpress plugin. His team is one of the best and most professional teams on ODesk! I would highly recommend his team to anyone!
    116 hours
    $15.00 / hr
    $1,744.80 earned

  • Sep 2011 - May 2012

    PHP Calendar/Scheduler

    No feedback given

    113 hours
    $16.00 / hr
    $1,802.56 earned

  • Jan 2012

    Profile/Member based Social/Dating Website
    Dinesh is a talented programmer. I have decided to go another direction with the project.
    12 hours
    $15.00 / hr
    $177.45 earned

  • Sep 2010 - Oct 2011

    Joomla - Rocket Theme Advisor and Coder
    Fantastic Job. Thank you again
    25 hours
    $12.00 / hr
    $294.12 earned

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Name Score (out of 5) Time to Complete
Upwork Readiness Test for Affiliated Contractors 5.00 1st Place! 1 min
PHP Coding Test 5.00 1st Place! 1 min
PHP Programming Skills Test 4.90 Top 20% 4 mins
AJAX Test 4.40 Top 10% 6 mins
MySQL Test 4.50 Top 10% 10 mins
JavaScript 1.8 Test 4.60 Top 20% 6 mins
Advanced PHP Test 4.50 Top 20% 25 mins
Joomla 1.5 Test 3.75 Top 20% 34 mins
Knowledge of WordPress 3.1 Skills Test 4.50 Top 30% 15 mins
MySQL 5.0 Test 3.75 Top 20% 28 mins
jQuery Test 3.80 Top 30% 7 mins
PHP5 Test 4.10 Top 20% 33 mins
U.S. English Basic Skills Test 4.25 Top 20% 16 mins
English Spelling Test (U.S. Version) 4.75 Top 30% 4 mins

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52 jobs


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