Muhammad Anees Ul Haq, WordPress Themes Developer in Montreal, QC, Canada
Muhammad Anees Ul Haq

WordPress Themes Developer in Montreal, QC, Canada

Member since May 21, 2018
Since 2005, Muhammad has been developing a wide range of web applications including a cashback application, white-label and eCommerce solutions for small startups and fairly substantial companies. However, where he really shines is in his complete end-to-end management skills and development of a new project. Muhammad is a firm believer in strictly following the deadlines and working in a way that fosters long-term work relationships.
Muhammad is now available for hire




Montreal, QC, Canada



Preferred Environment

CentOS, PhpStorm, Git, SVN

The most amazing...

...project I've coded is a Node.js API to interact with a GPG library using a Bash script to generate licenses.


  • Freelance Senior Web Developer (Self-employed)

    2016 - PRESENT
    Freelance Work
    • Communicated daily with clients.
    • Analyzed the final product development while meeting the deadlines.
    • Developed a responsive and pixel-perfect UX/UI.
    • Developed back-end CMS solutions and single-page applications.
    • Integrated payment gateways.
    • Managed web servers for some clients on AWS.
    • Debugged the code and solved problems.
    • Actively planned, selected, and implemented the required technologies for projects in progress.
    Technologies: PHP, CodeIgniter (with MVC and HMVC), Node.js, Express.js, WordPress, MySQL, SQL, Git, Gulp, Bootstrap, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, AWS for S3 Buckets, Web Server, RDBMS, Midlevel SEO
  • Web Developer

    2018 - 2018
    The Gores Group LLC
    • Fixed all responsive issues.
    • Tested on multiple platforms including desktop and mobile devices.
    Technologies: WordPress, HTML, CSS, jQuery
  • Web Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Red Fog
    • Developed a WordPress plugin from scratch to manage a multi-level cryptocurrency game.
    • Built a payment gateway.
    • Implemented user roles.
    • Unlocked user access for different levels in the game.
    • Integrated an API.
    • Worked with business logic.
    Technologies: PHP, WordPress, MySWL, HTML, CSS, jQuery
  • WooCommerce Developer

    2018 - 2018
    Gravity Brands
    • Developed a landing page plugin including the back-end and front-end UI.
    • Built an order tracking plugin for WooCommerce.
    • Implemented a checkout page customization.
    Technologies: PHP, Wordpress, WooCommerce, MySql, HTML, CSS, jQuery
  • Senior Web Application Developer and Software Architect

    2013 - 2018
    Brand & Mortar (Toronto, Canada)
    • Solved day-to-day WordPress-related issues.
    • Managed the server and database.
    • Developed a WordPress custom theme and plugins.
    • Built email signatures and templates.
    • Performed mid-level SEO for a WordPress sites.
    • Optimized the code for SEO and site speed.
    Technologies: PHP, WordPress, Node.js, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, Bootstrap, MySQL, AWS
  • Full-stack Front- and Back-end Developer

    2015 - 2016
    Playster (Montreal, QC, Canada)
    • Managed a team.
    • Developed a CMS and the front of a site in PHP.
    • Integrated APIs.
    • Developed a CMS in Node.js.
    • Managed the deployment on AWS.
    • Worked in an Agile and Scrum environment.
    Technologies: PHP, Node.js, HTML, jQuery, CSS, Bootstrap, Jade, CRUD API
  • Freelance Web Developer (Self-employed)

    2012 - 2014
    Freelance Work
    • Managed the communication with clients.
    • Developed pixel-perfect themes.
    • Built custom plugins.
    • Constructed cashback sites and content management systems (CMS).
    • Developed and implemented eCommerce solutions.
    • Integrated payment gateways.
    Technologies: PHP, CodeIgniter, MySQL, WordPress, HTML, CSS, jQuery, Bootstrap, Fireworks, Photoshop
  • Developer | Team Lead | Project Manager

    2007 - 2012
    Onlinelogic (Multan, Pakistan)
    • Managed the QA, teams, and projects.
    • Developed web and desktop applications.
    • Built an application for data scraping.
    • Performed extensive work on cashback sites, coupon codes, and comparison sites.
    • Managed the daily activity reports for the higher management.
    • Solved complex problems.
    Technologies: PHP, CodeIgniter, HTML, MySQL, jQuery, CSS, Fireworks, Photoshop, VB.NET, Third-party Components
  • Web and Desktop Developer

    2005 - 2009
    USAType, LLC (USA)
    • Developed desktop applications using VB.NET.
    • Constructed eVoice medical transcripts recording software with DTMF tones.
    • Developed Expanderic which is a keyboard expander for shortcuts defined by users.
    • Built a website.
    • Provided technical support to clients.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, VB.NET, SQL Server
  • Web and Desktop Developer

    2006 - 2007
    King InfoTech Software Solutions (Lahore, Pakistan)
    • Developed and managed websites and desktop applications.
    • Built a desktop product in VB.NET with SQLite.
    • Provided technical support for a desktop application.
    • Debugged the code for an existing desktop and web application.
    • Implemented new features in an existing desktop application.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, Apache, WordPress, VB.NET, Third-party Tools
  • Web and Desktop Developer

    2005 - 2006
    Bismil Soft (Lahore, Pakistan)
    • Developed new websites.
    • Managed existing websites.
    • Supported an existing accounting daybook desktop application for a company’s business partners.
    • Developed new features in a desktop application.
    • Debugged a desktop application's code.
    Technologies: PHP, MySQL, Apache, ASP, VB.NET, SQL Server


  • Red Fog (Development)

    I developed a WordPress plugin from scratch to manage a multi-level cryptocurrency game with following core implementations:
    • Payment gateway
    • User roles
    • User access for different levels in the game
    • API integration
    • Business logic

  • Web Developer (Development)

    I pointed out issues which may appear on different screen resolutions and fixed them all. After fixing, I also tested my solution on multiple platforms including desktop and mobile devices.

  • Fragrant Jewels Plugin Development (Development)

    I developed a landing page plugin including the back-end and front-end UI from PSDs. I also built an order-tracking plugin for WooCommerce and customized the checkout page.

  • Hunchly Website | API Development and Payment Gateway Integration (Development)

    I developed the front-end in PHP and Bootstrap with the back-end API in Node.js. The API interacts with the GPG library installed on CentOS and generates trials and paid licenses with variable expiry dates (from 15 days to a year). I also integrated Stripe as a payment gateway and for monthly and annual subscriptions.

  • Playster CMS (Development)

    I developed a CMS for Playster using PHP 7, jQuery, Bootstrap, and integrated an in-house built API.

  • Playster Website (Development)

    I developed Playster's website in PHP and later then handled the migration from PHP to Node.js.

  • Playster CMS for Media Content (Development)

    I developed a CMS for media content management using Node.js and integrated an in-house built API for different tasks.

  • Node.js-based API that Interacts with a GPG Library (Other amazing things)

    I developed an API in Node.js so that it could interact with a GPG library using a Bash script to generate licenses. The challenging part was making the command line GPG input interact via an API without any user interaction; I managed this with a Bash script.

  • Tohu Complex Point-based Plugin (Development)

    I developed a complex plugin for The core functionality of the plugin was to add show events, calculate a player's points, and to display the winner on the site's front-end; also to change the player's ranking after each event.

  • Entomo Farms eCommerce Website and Featured Media and News Plugin (Development)

    I developed the entire website and a featured media plugin for the home page. The plugin enabled the home page to feature media items with custom clickable links along with a customized layout. I also developed the news plugin.

  • MyCommodo Website and CMS (Development)

    I converted a PSD file to pixel-perfect HTML code and then developed a one-page website including a CMS.

  • GOGO Loans Website and Loan Calculator Plugin (Development)

    I developed a WordPress website with a theme and a custom plugin for a loan calculator. One part of the calculator was for users and the other part was developed for the site admin for some internal work and calculations.

  • RBC Canadian Open Website and Plugin (Development)

    I developed a WordPress-based website and plugin to allow users to upload photos of their children so that could generate PDF tickets with their children's images on it.

  • Walker Sorensen LLP | WS Law Plugin (Development)

    I developed a knowledgebase plugin for a WordPress-based website.

  • Leadgen Plugin (Development)

    I developed a plugin for Interac e-Transfer payments using Bambora as a payment gateway.

  • Republic of Hair Website and Plugin (Development)

    I developed a WordPress-based website and appointment plugin.

  • Guild Inn Estate Website and Events Plugin (Development)

    I developed a WordPress-based website and a custom plugin to manage events.

  • Bag Religion Website (Development)

    I developed an eCommerce WordPress site.

  • CABHI | Centre for Aging and Brain Health Innovation Website (Development)

    I developed this WordPress-based website.

  • Canadalend Website and Plugin (Development)

    I built this WordPress-based website and plugin to display an application form that also saves applications on a central database. This plugin is used on a client's multiple sites and saves all the data in one central database.

  • Clear Blue Tech Group Website (Development)

    I developed a WordPress-based website.

  • CTG Website (Development)

    I developed a WordPress-based website.

  • LivingLIGHTING Website (Development)

    Another WordPress-based website that I've developed.

  • Oppono Lending Website (Development)

    Another stellar WordPress-based website that I've developed.

  • Robert Barbosa Website (Development)

    I developed this personal WordPress-based website for Robert Barbosa.

  • Rockfield Financial (RFF) Website (Development)

    Another example of my work with WordPress, a WordPress-based website.

  • Rodrigues Paiva LLP (RPL) Website (Development)

    Another Canadian site built in WordPress.

  • To Bloom Yoga (Toronto Yoga Studio) Website (Development)

    A WordPress site built for a yoga studio.

  • Therapik Website (Development)

    I built this WordPress-based website for an ointment brand.

  • Sean Zahedi Realty Website (Development)

    Sean Zahedi Realty is a modern, full-service Toronto real estate broker that shows real estate with flair. I developed a WordPress-based website that also suited his branding.

  • Elementum Website and CMS (Development)

    Elementum is a supply chain management company behind the world's product availability platform. In today's world, instant gratification trumps brand loyalty. I developed their website and custom CMS using PHP, MySQL, Bootstrap, and jQuery.

  • Digitize Guys Website (Development)

    Digitize Guys is a digital media company that provides creative media solutions and simple tech products for the modern world. I developed their WordPress-based website.

  • Peter Lewis Gallery Theme (Development)

    I developed the theme for the Peter Lewis Gallery.


  • Languages

    HTML, CSS, PHP, JavaScript, SQL, Visual Basic .NET (VB.NET), CSS4
  • Frameworks

    CodeIgniter 3, Lumen, Bootstrap, Express.js
  • Libraries/APIs

    Stripe, jQuery, WordPress API, Facebook API, Node.js
  • Paradigms

  • Platforms

    WordPress, AWS EC2, CentOS
  • Storage

    MySQL, AWS S3
  • Other

    PayPal, WordPress Plugins, WordPress Themes, WordPress Rescue, HTML to WordPress, PSD to WordPress, PSD to HTML, PSD to PHP, Ajax
  • Tools

    Fireworks, Photoshop 7


  • Master's degree in Software Development
    2001 - 2005
    Bahauddin Zakariya University - Multan, Pakistan

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