Ali Salman Haq, Developer in Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
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Ali Salman Haq

Verified Expert  in Engineering

WordPress Developer

Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan
Toptal Member Since
September 20, 2021

Ali has been working as a WordPress developer for the last five years. He is an expert in web development, contributing to open-source projects and authoring various themes over the past few years. Ali has several open-source plugins featured at and can build premium themes for all kinds of businesses: he aims to work on any project related to WordPress, especially building websites from scratch and converting mockups into WordPress websites.


Elegant Themes
WordPress, Divi, CSS, jQuery, GitHub
Photon Techs
WordPress, PHP, CSS, jQuery, Elementor, WooCommerce, Mailchimp, Mailgun, CSS3...
Smart Techs
WordPress, WordPress Plugins, WordPress API, WooCommerce, SSH, REST APIs, HTML5...




Preferred Environment

WordPress, PHP, CSS, HTML, jQuery, JavaScript, PSD to HTML, PSD to WordPress, WordPress VIP, Shopify, Design

The most amazing...

...web app I've developed was for a Dubai-based fast-food chain, Under500, elected as one of the top healthy fast food restaurants.

Work Experience

Support Technician

2018 - PRESENT
Elegant Themes
  • Added bug reports related to the company's products on GitHub.
  • Provided support to customers regarding their issues.
  • Added feature requests for the missing features in their products.
Technologies: WordPress, Divi, CSS, jQuery, GitHub

Senior WordPress Developer

2017 - PRESENT
Photon Techs
  • Managed team members, assigning them different WordPress-related tasks.
  • Worked on significant and complex projects that included integrating different CRMs.
  • Fixed bugs that are reported for different products on GitHub.
Technologies: WordPress, PHP, CSS, jQuery, Elementor, WooCommerce, Mailchimp, Mailgun, CSS3, Dynamic Websites, GitHub, CSS3 Animation

WordPress Theme and Plugin Developer

2017 - 2018
Smart Techs
  • Developed various themes according to clients' requirements.
  • Built many plugins for small features. For instance, I developed a plugin to create a custom widget.
  • Provided maintenance to existing clients' websites.
Technologies: WordPress, WordPress Plugins, WordPress API, WooCommerce, SSH, REST APIs, HTML5, GitHub, essential grid

WordPress Developer

2016 - 2017
  • Developed and managed the company's website as part of my role.
  • Added new features to the website and took care of website maintenance.
  • Worked on other side projects like developing micro websites related to the core business.
Technologies: WordPress, PHP, Avada, WordPress Page Builder, HTML5, GitHub, Web Design, CSS3 Animation, HTML5 Animations

SoClean company had an old website that was not converting well, so they asked me to create a new design. This website was made for an amazing cleaning company, offering different services. The resulting site isn't only one with a fantastic design; it's also a masterpiece of a WordPress project which comes with a vast array of custom functionalities.

This is a website for the Art industry. The client provided me with a 10-page PSD with highly complex designs for building a website with multiple challenging design parts. I completed this entire site update in just seven days, enabling the client to secure his deadline.

This website has various features like booking a quote with some complicated form mechanisms and payment gateways. I developed this website from scratch, and it took me five to seven days to complete this project.

Awesome Coming Soon Plugin
We can use this plugin to create awesome coming soon pages for our websites. It is also pretty easy to add a coming soon page using this plugin.
I developed this project a while ago, so I didn't have the time to update the plugin.

Kevin Harrison Architects
This website required a unique and modern-looking design. Kevin Harrison Architects is in the real estate industry, and they desired a creative look and feel. I started from scratch and completed all designs via sketches first before implementing them digitally.

Mr Phone Doctor

This website is for getting quotes for your broken mobile. Users can come to the website and select their respective mobile models to get a price idea.
I created this website from scratch using modern technologies, building a very complex quote form.

Unwrapped Life
A Shopify-based store for plastic-free products for hair and body. This client had an outdated store and wanted to use their original design to upgrade it. I built this entire Shopify store from scratch, including all its features.

Gym Needs

This client had an outdated store and wanted to switch on Shopify. There was a strong sense of urgency as the client had to present a steller, update the store to customers. I completed this entire site update in just four days, enabling the client to make his deadline.
2011 - 2015

Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering

KICSIT — Dr. A. Q. Khan Institute of Computer Sciences and Information Technology - Rawalpindi, Pakistan


jQuery, WordPress API, REST APIs, Liquid


GitHub, Figma, Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), SendGrid, Mailchimp, Adobe Photoshop, Google Analytics, Wix




Responsive Web Design (RWD), UX Design, Search Engine Optimization (SEO)


CSS, PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5


WordPress, WordPress Theme Design, Shopify, WooCommerce, Mailgun, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Webflow, Webflow CMS, WordPress VIP


WP Engine

Industry Expertise

Web Design


PSD to HTML, PSD to WordPress, Website CMS, WordPress Plugins, WordPress Themes, WordPress Page Builder, Elementor, Avada, Sketch to WordPress, WordPress Multisite, WordPress Design, Beaver Builder, Agency Websites, Website Maintenance, Dynamic Websites, Content Management Systems (CMS), Landing Pages, Slider Design, Responsive UI, Pixel Perfect, GoDaddy, Content Marketing Platforms, Web Development, essential grid, mega menu, lazy loading, SSH, User Interface (UI), SEO Tools, Google SEO, Design, Front-end, Squarespace, GiveWP, User Experience (UX), Integration, CSS3 Animation, HTML5 Animations, Forms, PSD to Shopify, Shopify Design, HTML to WordPress, Shopify Theme, Shopify Customizations

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