Mark Ratledge | Elance
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Mark Ratledge

Top 1% of WordPress Consultants on Elance
   United States
  |   Choteau, MT
  |  8:12 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 affiliated professor with the Dept. of English at the University of Montana.
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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
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Mark Ratledge | Elance

Mark Ratledge