Joomla Speed and Security Optimization

Budget $250 - $750 USD
Bids 12
Average Bid $402

I have developed a number of Joomla sites but the latest one I've created is running much slower than many of the others I have developed before. The site is running on a dedicated server and exceeds all the requirements for Joomla. I'm running a few newer components such as K2 which seems to be the main culprit and the lack of documentation on K2 means I'm in the dark as far as speed optimization and security goes.

Quite simply, I am not technically savvy enough to tweak joomla and the server to reach the speed I would like to see. I could certainly perform a lower level of tweaks based on community suggestions but since this site will be seeing a great deal of traffic I want it to be optimized to a higher degree than I can provide.

Additionally, I need someone proficient with site security in relation to Joomla to ensure that the site is locked up tight. Preferably I would like the person that does the speed optimization to handle the security as well. Basic SEO would seal the deal but that is also something I can handle on my own. I mainly want the URLs to be a little friendlier for servers than they are with the default Joomla install.

The development site is located at [url removed, login to view]

Please provide me with your qualifications and experience with Joomla, speed optimization, and security. Ideally, the winning freelancer would perform quarterly maintenance to ensure that the site is in top shape. I'll perform the day to day maintenance but I want someone who can cover me and double check my work. Please also take a look at the site and feel free to use any debug tools such a Yslow or firebug to get an initial feel for problems that may be remedied.

Please quote me your hourly rate and what amount of time you estimate would be required for initial debugging and optimization. The metric for the success of this project will be the speed of loading time and I'll perform random security checks to see that folder permissions and server ports are as they should be.

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BlitzTech Pvt Ltd is an outsourcing company based out of Pune, India having expertise in both IT and BPO side of the business and provides services across: 1. Application Development @ BlitzTech: We believe in adopting the technologies with its earlier stage and get expertise in. This has allowed us to rapidly expand our expertise and successfully deliver to the clients. Currently, we support the following technologies: .NET, ASP.NET, C#.NET, VB.NET, ADO.NET, Java/J2EE, Zend Framework, PHP/MySQL, Adobe Flex/RIA, SharePoint 2007, Magento, Ruby on Rails, Joomla/Drupal/Wordpress, Open Source 2. Website design & development@ BlitzTech: We have successfully completed and delivered 400+ websites till date. The kind of websites range from simple CMS based websites to larger websites like booking engines, online games, social networking and video services. We have expertise around, Ecommerce websites, movie booking engines, travel websites, wordpress blogs, Joomla websites, Video streaming sites, gaming websites and so on. We have very highly experienced open source experts having rich expertise especially in Joomla. We have a rich library of 1800+ Joomla components and modules and can provide you the solution you are looking for at a lightning fast speed. Our Joomla experts are well versed with changing technologies and spend a quality time developing customized plugins which can be used for your website. We also have developed our inhouse CMS, BlitzPRO which can be customized to the level you require. Its developed using PHP5 & MySQL and can be the right solution for your website. 3. BPO Services: Our highly experienced BPO team can provide the right edge for your business and enable you to concentrate on other key areas. We have experience in Sales Support, Competition research, market research, data entry, SalesForce.com support, data management and Customer Care support (calls & chat). Currently, we offer the following services: Customer Relationship Management: Technical Support, Customer Service, Internal Employee Help-desk, Billing & Collections Industry/ Specialized Services: Finance & Accounting Services, Procurement Services, HR Services, Conducting Survey and SPSS analysis 4. E-Book conversions: We have been successfully performing digital conversion of large volumes of content: books, journals and a variety of forms, surveys, indexes and other documents from print, electronic images & microfilm/microfiche. Our low cost digital archiving & Meta data conversion services allow for libraries, repositories of special collections and other organizations to digitize their archives for web publication. Our multilingual resources are dedicated to provide complete and accurate data conversion services to our worldwide customers at the lowest possible cost and delivered at the required time. With a robust data security policy & business continuity plan in place, we fully safeguard customer data at all times.

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