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Michael Phoenix | Elance
 
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Michael Phoenix

Information & System Architect
   United States
  |   Lansing, MI
  |  1:58 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $133

Developing intangible ideas into tangible realities -- yep! that's me... ;0) The simple truth is, I build websites because its a thing I enjoy doing.

I REALLY like building things that help to make the world a more harmonious place to live.

WordPress, WishList Member, and WooThemes are how I get things done.

My specific areas of technical interest include, but are not limited to:

¿ Information Architecture,
¿ User Experience,
¿ WordPress,
¿ WishList Member,
¿ WooThemes (including WooCommerce),
¿ SimplePress
¿...

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Nov 12, 2013|Web Programming|Private|Working
Oct 23, 2013|Blog Programming|Private|Completed
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5.0
Oct 23, 2013|Website Design|Private|Completed
Jul 28, 2013|Website Design|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

My personal website full my own %great% ideas... ;0)
http://IamArebel.com
My wife's site full of her own %great% ideas... ;0)
http://PresenceParenting.com
Web design and consulting for VisionaryTroubadour.com
http://VisionaryTroubadour.com/
Consulting and business strategy for VisionForce.com
http://VisionForce.com

Skills (10)

Tested
Analytics
Analytical Skills Test
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SEO
Search Engine Optimization Test
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Online Writing
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (U.S. Version)
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Content Writing
Content Writing Skills Test
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Test
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WordPress
Knowledge of WordPress 3.1 Skills Test
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Business Analysis
Business Strategy Test
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Passed
HTML5
HTML 5 Test
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Passed
jQuery
CSS

Service Description

My Philosophy:

If your only concern is a bottom line that is focused on profit margin alone, I'm probably not the one for you. However, if your bottom line includes intangibles such as, constructive communication, win-win relationships, compassion, quality customer/client relationships, then I'm someone who can dig what you're up to, and I'm thoroughly interested in helping you manifest your concept into reality.

Owning and operating a website requires work.

It's not a get-rich-quick scheme.

It's a think-about-it-all-the-time thing.

Like climbing a cliff, use the grips in the stone to climb high. Choosing the cracks wisely. Sometimes your faith in the site is holding on only by one hand, and at other times, you have the faith to stand planted firmly.

In either case, it's a life changing adventure. It can make you or break you.

Because it's all on you.

Content creation lies at the heart of the whole endeavor. And if you, as a website owner don't produce the value, you don't produce. You may know this feeling in your stomach as the one thing that you can't stomach. And this drives you to DO. To do something. Anything that says, "I am Value Creator."

To produce value is the point of a website. And if it doesn't accomplish this purpose, it is purposeless.

These days, content may be "connection". It is for Facebook.

Matter is the "content" of the universe.

Space is the context.

The same is true for a website.

The context is the domain name and the white space....

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Employment

IBM
Application Development Specialist - Java
2013 - Present
Develop applications in the Java programming language.
Michael Skye
Consultant
2007 - Present
An on-going partnership that focuses on strategic value creation for self and others.

Education

Columbia College
Computer Information Systems
2012 - 2013

Keywords

Web Design
HTML
CSS
WordPress
WishList Member
WooThemes
WooCommerce
SEO
Web Programming
SimplePress
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