WordPress and WooCommerce Full-stack Developer2012 - PRESENTRemote Freelancer
Technologies: AffiliateWP, APIs, Elasticsearch, BuddyPress, PHP, WooCommerce, WordPress Plugins, Gravity Forms, WordPress, WordPress API
- Designed the system architecture of close to 500 different WordPress projects, mostly complex and highly customized online stores, membership portals, and online communities.
- Developed custom add-ons and extensions for all popular, and not so well-known, WordPress products.
- Oversaw launch processes resulting in millions of new visitors in the first month.
Senior WordPress and LearnDash Developer2020 - 2020Remote Freelancer
Technologies: jQuery, LearnDash, ACF Pro, Membership Sites, MemberPress, Stripe API, PayPal API
- Developed a solution for a consultancy firm offering online courses to accounting businesses based on LearnDash, ACF Pro, and MemberPress.
- Created an entirely custom solution for a front-end signup and management of groups of employees by managers that allowed them to enroll users under their management to specific LearnDash courses, as well as track and comment on their progress.
- Completed the implementation of the solution with a series of online tutorials to train managers on the use of WordPress, LearnDash, and the custom solution built for them.
Senior WordPress and Gravity Forms Developer2020 - 2020Remote Freelancer
- Developed a complete HVAC equipment and maintenance visits management system leveraging WooCommerce subscriptions, Gravity Forms, GravityView, and a custom plugin developed to act as a bridge between them as well as provide additional features.
- Generated an end-to-end experience for customers and for service technicians visiting customers' homes and servicing their HVAC equipment. Technicians entered, tracked equipment through a fully front-end maintenance visits management dashboard.
- Provided online tutorial sessions for the team who would then train the service technicians, and oversaw the implementation of the solution in multiple of their client websites.
WordPress and WooCommerce Developer2019 - 2019Remote Freelancer
- Developed automatic recurring payments for a membership website, to offer their customers the ability to subscribe using PayPal, Credit Cards via Stripe, and SEPA Debit Payments via Stripe with compliance with the latest EU laws.
- Tracked and fixed issues with edge cases and specific banking regulations.
- Oversaw the launch process onboarding thousands of customers in the first few months.
Lead BuddyPress Developer2018 - 2019Remote Freelancer
Technologies: BuddyPress, Elasticsearch, Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), HTML5 Video
- Re-developed in WordPress a 16-year-old online community for PE educators with features including frontend user submission of videos and educational resources, user ratings, advanced search and filtering, forum discussions, and more.
- Designed and oversaw the seamless conversion of the existing user base and content from the last 16 years. With a single email allowing them to reset their new password, users had all their data and uploaded content migrated to the new site.
- Oversaw the launch and post-launch processes, resulting in a 380% increase in new user signups, and their highest rates of new logins after +5 years of inactivity since their original launch in 2001.
WordPress Full-stack Developer2017 - 2018Remote Freelancer
Technologies: WordPress, Podcasting, iTunes Connect, CSS, PHP 7, HTML, HTML5
- Migrated the suite of 15+ websites from PHP 5.6 to PHP 7, including testing and updating the codebase to resolve deprecation errors and executing the corresponding server upgrades.
- Developed a custom application that correctly updated the main site's 100,000+ podcast records from a previous podcast hosting to the new one when a decision to switch providers was made, resulting in a seamless transition for their 5+ million users.
- Implemented a wide arrange of improvements and feature additions ranging from layout and styling updates to an integration with forums, social media sign up and log in, and customized recommended podcasts.