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Alper OKUTGAN

Alper OKUTGAN

Professional PHP Developer and Web Scraper

Turkey - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 8 - Portfolio: 33

Top-notch web scraping expert using PHP/cURL, having scraped hundreds of sites with millions records. Always deliver perfect quality with quick turnaround. Crunchbase, Twitter, oGame, Washington EDU, Craigslist and Yipit are just a few examples. My major expertise is Web crawling, data minning, Wordpress plugin and theme development with PHP/MySQL. I have a degree in Computer System & Engineering and have 14 years experience coding. I am interested in solving complex challenges, difficult problem solving, and learning to enhance my programming skills. I have been working in the hosting industry (Hostgator, GoDaddy, Bluehost) for more than 8 years and highly experienced using hosting software such as WHM/CPanel/Plesk/Virtuozzo/Webmin/Virtualmin. Technical background; I began programming on C64s with QBasic language in the 1990s. Following graduation, I developed various programs with Borland Delphi for computing hardware faculty from 2000s, and I am still programming for RS232 / OBDII. I professionally created various web development projects with PHP and Perl languages since 2002. I began working with Linux and FreeBSD in 2003 and I have been working as an admin for various servers like Debian and Ubuntu operating systems since 2005. I have founded to BACOMputer, which my first company on 2005, and I am still working as a software developer for my own company. I have created almost 250 web sites which are hosted in my re-seller account, and I can provide web hosting services also. You may easily reach some of website samples in my portfolio. I began working with clients through oDesk since 2009, and I have successfully completed many contracts between 2010 - 2014. The subjects of my recently works; ° Web scrapping / mail scrapping with PHP/cURL. My PHP codes also can be run as standalone programs on the linux shell and/or with crontab. ° OpenVPN authentication systems ° Creating Wordpress plugins and themes. HTML to Wordpress. ° PHP-MySQL works / Admin Panels. ° Delphi or PHP based text file conversion programs. * OPEN-WRT Linux distributions. ° Hosting services and transfers. ° Malware code cleaning on the sites and servers. (I have developed my own tools for finding malicious codes and infected files as quickly and efficiently) ° Decompiling/Tracing Flash applications/games. ° Radio, Audio stream program installations and configurations. Shoutcast, Icecast and Flashcast solutions. ° Software installation on Linux. Ftp servers, Apache, Nginx, PHP and MySQL installations/configurations. ° jQuery and resolving jQuery issues and conflicts. ° JWplayer, Flowplayer video player installations and delayed messages/auto redirecting projects ° Lightbox, Greybox, Laytbox and other jQuery (auto) popup solutions. ° .htaccess works (Mass redirections, SEO based links, permalinks)

$45.00 /hr
1,470 hours
4.99
David M.

David M.

Expert Excel VBA/C# Developer and Oracle-Certified...

United States - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 7 - Portfolio: 1

I'm an expert Excel VBA/C# Developer with over 6 years of experience in developing Excel Macros, Add-Ins and Advanced Spreadsheet Applications. I can streamline your reporting, automate your spreadsheets, as well as create full-scale dashboard applications and powerful add-ins. I have tested within the top 30% of all VBA Programmers, as well as within the top 20% in Microsoft Excel on oDesk's sister site, Elance.com. I am also an Oracle Certified Java Programmer with experience in Finance, Statistics, Game Development, Data Analysis and Application Development. Tested as above average in knowledge of the Java SE7 programming language among certified Java Programmers on oDesk.com. I am skilled in Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), testing within the top 30% of all VBA Programmers, as well as within the top 20% in Microsoft Excel on oDesk's sister site, Elance.com. I have experience in Macro Development and Excel Add-In Development such as Web Scraping and Advanced Automation and Calculation for numerous uses, utilizing C#. Over 6 years of Programming experience. Responsible for developing highly sophisticated Excel Spreadsheets for High Profile Banking Transfer Agency, increasing productivity in that area by over 90%. I enjoy what I do.

$72.22 /hr
840 hours
5.00
Aminah Nuraini

Aminah Nuraini

Web Scraper Specialist |Web Developer|PHP|Git|Rege...

Indonesia - Last active: 15 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 2

I'm a native Indonesian recently graduate from Software Engineering at Bandung Institute of Technology, the best college for techniques major in Indonesia. My main skill is on Web Developing (Especially REGEX, and Web Scraper), and Software Testing(QA). I am currently active in "The Center" English Club, so I am used to socialize with native American. I have experience in : - Programming (Javascript, CSS, HTML, Regex, XPATH, PHP, SimpleHTMLDom, Node.js, jQuery, Git, Github, Python, Git, C, C++, Java, etc) - Fluent in English (TOEFL PBT:593/677; TOEIC:867/990) - Fast cable internet connection (6Mbps on average, ping 15ms on average) - Office tools (MS Word, MS Excel, Google Docs) - Fast Typing (60 word per minute/WPM) - Native Indonesian - Photoshop (basic) I also have experience on popular platforms like Wordpress and Google Adword. I am a very tech savvy IT person. According to my previous client, I am dedicated and detail oriented. I have a great dedication to guarantee my client satisfaction. I am also a fast learner. When I was doing internship, I was able to make two back-end Python software from scratch by only learning Python for two weeks.

$70.00 /hr
647 hours
5.00
Muhammad Saad Ahmed

Muhammad Saad Ahmed

Data Entry Specialist,Web Scraping, Article Writin...

Pakistan - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 3 - Portfolio: 2

I am your go-to person for all of your administrative needs. I can assist you personally and/or professionally. I have 3 years experience of administrative and marketing field.I fully focus on Client expectations, affordable budget, detailed-oriented Administrative Assistant knowledgeable of all office functions and data entry with a strong background in the administration field, Excels in multitasking in a fast paced environment, completing assignments within time and budget constraints,product research, customer service, and computer skills with proficiency in Web Scraping,MS Word, Excel,Outlook, and PowerPoint. Ability to grasp new ideas and integrate them into desired results. Able to coordinate several tasks simultaneously. Able to handle challenges, with proven history of increased productivity. Commended for reliability and trustworthiness.

$4.44 /hr
425 hours
5.00
Grant Smith

Grant Smith

Excel, Access VBA and Macro Developer

United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 12 - Portfolio: 15

Experienced professional with multiple skills looking for extra work. Very diligent, attentive to details, hard working and honest. Guru in MS Office Applications (company SME (Subject Matter Expert)) VBAs and Macros Knowledgeable in computer software and hardware problems Many years of customer service including managing a large team of customer service agents Excellent written and speaking communication skills I sell time by adding automation to any office product! Based on East Coast of United States

$60.00 /hr
1,498 hours
4.98
Marcin M.

Marcin M.

Web Data Extraction and Regexp Expert

Canada - Last active: 4 days ago - Tests: 2

Software Developer specializing in Web Data Extraction and Manipulation. Expert in web data retrieval (web scraping), data manipulation (using regular expression parsing) and website change monitoring. • Fluent in English, French, Polish, and Spanish. • Government of Canada Secret Security Clearance (avail. on request). • Very organized, innovative, and dedicated to work. • Excellent communication skills (both written and spoken). • My TV interview: youtube.com/watch?v=MmRkoF3IaQ8 My objective is to deliver quality solutions and leave my clients satisfied.

$33.33 /hr
2,397 hours
5.00
Mahmoud S.

Mahmoud S.

C++,C# programmer, professional web scrapper, web...

Egypt - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 1

I'm a software Engineer, generally i can make any programming task, preferably using C#. But you can mainly depend on me harvesting as much data as you want from internet to Excel or any other database format, believe me, i have no Exceptions! The general rule is: If you can view it online, i can collect it for you as million records as you want! Other (Formal) stuff about my knowledge: • High level programming using C++ and C# with solid knowledge of object oriented and data structures • Advanced scrapping techniques, with successful implementation of wide range of different purposes scrappers • Database designer with very good experience in SQL, worked with different database engines • Good Practice of Web Sites Developments using ( ASP.NET, PHP, HTML, CSS, Java Script ) • Can implement scripts that help in other tasks such as translation, data entry, research, image collection and editing, etc.. in perfect and professional way

$25.00 /hr
229 hours
4.98
ahmad saikhu

ahmad saikhu

Data Entry Pro, Expert Web Spider, Scraper and Dat...

Indonesia - Last active: 15 hours ago - Tests: 5 - Portfolio: 5

I'm a scraper expert (websites, forum and directories) my expertise is on: 1. Data Scraping 2. PDF editing 3. Excel work 4. converting documents (image to editable word,pdf,excel etc) 5. OCR 6. Data entry manually or by script. 7.photoshop 8. corel 9. image editing 10. PHP,HTML 11.CMS, website building Experience: as a freelancer in scriptlance.com about 4 years

$11.11 /hr
1,173 hours
4.85
Michael Nady

Michael Nady

Senior Software Engineer - .NET

Egypt - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 18 - Portfolio: 7

I am a talented software developer with an eye for details and excellent communication skills. I write software with maintainability in mind so that I deliver a robust solution to the customer. I do mainly .NET projects (windows forms, ASP.NET, WPF), in addition to some network programming (WCF). I also work in Sql Server tasks. I have built a solid experience in working as a freelancer, so I know how to keep the buyer in the loop with clear communication and transparent deadlines... You can check a more detailed history of my career in my LinkedIn profile: http://eg.linkedin.com/pub/michael-nady/3/ba4/841

$16.67 /hr
688 hours
4.97
Damian H.

Damian H.

Project Management / Web Development

Latvia - Last active: 27 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 7

Over eight years I worked in Switzerland for web agencies, over three years on the CRM of a middle size company. I was involved in more than 100 projects mostly as Developer and Project Manager. My English skills are good, I know also German and some French. http://www.singmyring.com Development, jPlayer Integration, ASP http://faircar.is Conversion PSD to Joomla, Car Rental Script Integration, Web Development http://www.schneiders-davos.ch Typo3-eCommerce-Module tt_shop Installation and Customization http://www.graubuenden.ch Web Development, Typo3 News Module, eBooking Integrations http://www.peronegro.com Project Management, Web Development, eCommerce, Blog, eBooking, Payment Integration http://www.kalk-ex.ch Project Management, Web Development, CRM System Skills - PHP - mySQL - Javascript - CSS - HTML - Ajax - jQuery - XML - MVC / OOP - Regex / htaccess - Typoscript - Lingo - Actionscript - AutoIt / C eCommerce and CMS - PrestaShop - Magento - osCommerce - Joomla - WordPress - Elgg - Contenido - Typo 3 Payment Solutions - SaferPay - PayPal - Moneybookers - Postfinance - Worldpay Promotion - Facebook / Social Networks Promotion - On-page Optimization and SEO Consultation

$50.00 /hr
424 hours
4.62