I plan to buy an unmanaged VPS and need someone to set it up for me. The purpose of the server will be to host Wordpress blogs. I need someone with server experience to do the following:
1. Recommend a company and plan that will host Wordpress sites effectively
2. Help me understand the tradeoffs between price, speed, and uptime
3. Explain the differences between and suggest a web server such as Apache, Google, Microsoft
4. Configure server security and ensure performance is optimal
I am looking for a contractor that has the following skills:
1. Prior experience in setting up and configuring servers, especially with Wordpress
2. Ability to explain recommendations clearly and with details on costs and benefits
I will need you to be available during US business hours for the discussions with me, but you can otherwise work on your own time.
How to apply
Please respond with a cover letter that includes the following:
1. Your background in graphic design, and how much time you’ve spent in online and social gaming
2. Your interest in social gaming and how much time you currently spend playing such games
In addition, please submit a portfolio of your work with particular emphasis on transferable skills to online social gaming.
About the company
We are a startup online social gaming company that is focused on sports games. We aim to replicate the experience of playing at home with friends and want to expand the genre by moving into lesser-played sports.
Skills: administration, apache, benefits, design, gaming, games, sports