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Alper OKUTGAN

Alper OKUTGAN

Professional PHP Developer and Web Scraper

Turkey - Last active: 12 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
Marcin M.

Marcin M.

Web Data Extraction and Regexp Expert

Canada - Last active: 2 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
2,415 hours
5.00
Damian H.

Damian H.

Project Management / Web Development

Latvia - Last active: 1 month 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
Britt S.

Britt S.

Translator & (re)writer

United Kingdom - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 6

First of all thank you for taking the time to view my profile. My name is Britt and I've been working as a Translator & writer for Dutch and English texts for the past 1,5 years. I have a Bachelors degree in Graphic design and Studied law for 2 years. After my studies, I started traveling and rolled into the world of sales & marketing. This all gives me experience in a few different fields. My expertise lies in translating websites & apps, but I've also done plenty of translation work for other types of documents and texts. Recently, I've also started taking on creative writing jobs as well as re-writing jobs for blogs. Preferably I do these for topics that suit my personal likings and interests (fashion, beauty, travel, art & food), but I'm open to write about any other topics as well. When hiring me, you can expect quality work which is all done manually, within the given deadline.

$12.50 /hr
423 hours
4.94
Steve Maughan

Steve Maughan

Experienced Windows Technician

United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 12

Computer Professional with 20+ years of experience in Microsoft Windows Technologies. 4-Year college degree in Business Administration and Computer Science. My technical experience includes: - Remotely administering hundreds of servers in locations all over the world. - Experience with all versions of Windows operating systems. - Experience with many Windows utilities and third party software applications. - Writing and updating technical documentation, including installation documents, and Methods and Procedures documents, related to the operating system and various software applications.

$40.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Asif Khan

Asif Khan

Web Developer (PHP, Mysql,jQuery), Web Designing

Malaysia - Last active: 5 days ago - Tests: 2

Yidio Team Member http://www.yidio.com I have working with yidio since 6th June 2010. One of the senior resource of this projects. And also develop facebook application for this website. Here is the link below: http://apps.facebook.com/yidioshowpre/ Facebook Projects http://apps.facebook.com/goodlifedemo/ http://apps.facebook.com/quizwriter/ http://apps.facebook.com/knowmenow/ http://apps.facebook.com/easyquizz/ http://www.vivino.com/ also working on this website and it facebook application which is no more because of facebook api has been changed. http://viajamos.com.br/ also working in this website and its Ning, Orkut and facebook application. Facebook also not working because of new api. i.e, http://apps.facebook.com/meusdestinos/ this application is the clone of http://apps.facebook.com/tripadvisortravelmap/ . Clone of this application http://apps.facebook.com/areyouinterested/ I just mention those application because I think are the good application on facebook. And more 20 application on which I have worked is expire or client change the urls. And most of them don’t work any most.

$16.67 /hr
0 hours
4.96
Rod L.

Rod L.

E-Commerce Technical Assistant

United States - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 1

Currently accepting new clients. Located in Orlando, Florida, I have a broad knowledge of e-commerce experience in site wide development, management and marketing. I am personally highly skilled in maintaining e-commerce websites of all sizes. I'm also highly skilled at building e-commerce teams to tackle online challenges. Contact me to schedule a first meeting. Over 8 years experience in the following: DUTIES INCLUDE: - Email customer service, CRM management - Adding/updating product pages to marketplaces (Amazon, Ebay, Magneto, all other e-commerce platforms) - Implementing sales and promotions - Research and implement affiliate program - Implementing online pay per click ads (Google, Bing and Yahoo) - Updating social media presence (Facebook, Twitter, Blog, etc) - Ordering stock and supplies - Order fulfillment - Sourcing new products, new distributors SKILLS AND QUALITIES: - High level of comfort with MS Windows, MS Office, and general app navigation - Google search proficiency to research information - Microsoft Excel and Word - Time management and self starting - Basic PC hardware troubleshooting (Printers, peripherals, etc) mostly using Google to isolate and solve issues. - Attention to detail and mental focus. - Critical thinking and problem solving skills - English fluency, located in Orlando, Florida - Exceptional work ethic and enthusiasm! EXPERIENCE - Ecommerce marketplaces (Ebay, Amazon, Big commerce, etc) - HTML and CSS Technical Specialist - Adobe Photoshop intermediate - Online ads and marketing - Copy writing and posting (product descriptions), all e-commerce platforms and Wordpress - Social media (blogs, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest) - SOPs (standard operating procedures)

$46.00 /hr
0 hours
5.00
Prabin D.

Prabin D.

Adobe PDF, Word-Excel, Data Entry, internet Resear...

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

Hi, Thank you for visiting my profile. Since last 5 years, I am doing Data entry jobs continuously. I am experienced in - Data Entry - Internet Research - Microsoft word - Microsoft excel - Adobe Acrobat, PDF - Adobe Photoshop - Copy Paste Beside these I also have some experience in the following areas: - SQL, Oracle, Access database - Wordpress, Magento catalogues - Blogs and forums - Html, CSS, Asp.net - Android, IOS, windows apps - Windows administration - Audio production Currently I am available 7 X 7 (Anytime) I deliver project in time, complete any task with 100% accuracy with cross checking. I believe in quality and quantity, I am fast and reliable, I start working Immediately and work hard until the employer gets satisfied. Thank you.

$3.00 /hr
322 hours
5.00
Rhoda irene A.

Rhoda irene A.

Article Writer, Transcriptionist and Customer Serv...

Philippines - Last active: 7 days ago - Tests: 10

Over the last 6 years, I have been providing service to a range of customers across the US and UK. I have developed a strong sense of customer service, knowing how to deal with different kinds of people more effectively, with a focus on providing solutions to their problems and queries. I have also been working as an administrative assistant and IP Relay operator, and am able to type up to 75 wpm. I am seeking opportunities to team up with some independent companies / buyers for data entry / customer service or freelance writing jobs.

$8.89 /hr
38 hours
4.99
Paolo Calvi

Paolo Calvi

Django Specialist and Senior Web Developer

Brazil - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 5

I love to develop in Django. I can define myself a Senior Programmer and a Technical Leader, specialized in projects that uses Python/Django as backend and Angular JS as frontend. The two frameworks connected through methodologies like RESTful calls, Websocket (socket.io) or traditional HTML server side rendering. As corollary I have robust knowledge of Linux servers management and Python application environment deployment. My particular experience makes me capable of autonomous development on small projects plus a great integration skill with teams on larger ones. An in depth knowledge of all development problematics makes me a competent Project Manager and technical advisor. ✎ Languages & Frameworks - Python : Django - PHP: Yii ☉Databases - PostgreSQL - MySQL, - SQLite, - MongoDB ☺ Frontend - Javascript, JQuery, Angular.js - HTML, CSS - Twitter Bootstrap ♨ Servers - Amazon EC2 - Heroku - Linode - Gentoo - Ubuntu - Fedora Core

$27.78 /hr
3,401 hours
4.28