Nils Mehlhorn

C++ Programer

About

Apply a wide breadth of technical skills, Internet knowledge, and experience across the spectrum of online development in the service of building and improving online properties for multiple clients. Includes: site architecture and infrastructure, backend development using open source toolset (PHP, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Apache, Linux and others (i.e LAMP), front end development with CSS and HTML/XHTML, organic search engine optimization and strategy, web systems administration, technical writing, marketing communications and online business consulting.

  • Converted all user facing applications from Cold Fusion to PHP.
  • Normalized database tables and performed extensive query optimization.
  • Cleaned up and rewrote front end HTML and CSS to meet validation requirements.
  • Maintained 24/7 high volume availability demands using open source tools such as Linux, Apache, PHP, and MySQL.
  • Played a key role in guiding the company's marketing strategy and overall direction, which lead to its significant market share and successful buyout.
  • Maintained ongoing organic SEO effort leading to the elimination of a paid search campaign and eventual position as a market leader.
  • Identified and implemented missed SEO opportunities that increased site traffic exponentially.
  • Created a marketing platform for promoting the business that became an industry standard.
  • Devised methods aimed at user retention and increasing customer transactions that increased company's bottom line dramatically.
  • Devised and implemented a competitive pricing and promotion strategy that resulted in an increasing client base.
  • Built and programmed intelligent features into the site aimed at maximizing the site's effectiveness, usefulness and keeping abusive elements at bay.
  • Strategically planned and programmed applications that collected business minded intelligence and helped to better manage the site.
  • Completed transition to new owners in the summer of 2005. Included technical setup and configuration, thorough documentation and an extended technical support contract.

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