Mark Ratledge | Elance
Last Sign-in: May 28, 2015

Mark Ratledge

Top 1% of WordPress Consultants on Elance
   United States
  |   Choteau, MT
  |  8:09 am Local Time


My name is Mark Ratledge and I'm a WordPress consultant based in Montana.

I have 10+ years experience with WordPress, including working with the Genesis Theme Framework, E-commerce, MySQL, PHP, site speed and server optimizations (shared and VPS), SEO, security and hack repairs.

I do Linux server admin and can configure MySQL, PHP and Apache/Nginx on your dedicated or private/dedicated server for high performance.

I have worked as a volunteer moderator in the tech support forums at for over six years. I am also a moderator at and participate at

I'm a freelance writer with hundreds of publications in newspapers and magazines.

In the non-profit sector, I have experience as a grant writer and administrator, and I served for eight years on the board of a state government grant funding agency.

I'm an affiliate of the Dept. of English at the University of Montana and taught as an adjunct for two years.
Service Description
See my past job descriptions and feedback ratings.

I also do ExpressionEngine, Blogger, BlogEngine, TypePad, Movable Type and Textpattern migrations to WordPress.
University of Montana-Missoula
Master of Fine Arts Creative Writing
1996 - 1999
University of Montana-Missoula
BA in English - Creative Writing
1986 - 1991
Payment Terms
This can vary according to job size, and hourly or flat rate. Jobs over $500US require a down payment.
Mark Ratledge | Elance

Mark Ratledge