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Introduction

Hi there! My name is Marcel, I’m the owner of Pluginslab, a company dedicated to supporting WooCommerce websites. I’ve been developing for WordPress for over 10 years now, web development for more than 20 and native iOS mobile development for 6. While currently based in the beautiful city of Porto, Portugal, I’ve accumulated a large experience in WooCommerce and e-commerce related websites in general, by developing custom plugins, adjusting themes, implementing full end to end online stores and building web-based and native mobile apps. I’m also very familiar with reporting, inventory management, mailing lists, high-performant e-commerce websites, importing and exporting data from and to APIs, and general e-commerce consultancy.

Let me introduce you to Nuno Areias, working with me for 5 years now. His responsible for most of the backend development as well as for the Android development at our agency. He’s expertise go further into Gravity Forms, Formidable Forms and Ninja Forms, also into Restrict Content Pro, customizing memberships, subscriptions and payment and shipping gateways. As we work together on our projects, you might hear from him as well. Please go easy on him :-).

We are fluent in English, German, Portuguese, and Spanish, I am always available through Skype and have a true commitment to every project we get into.

Our goal is to work on solid, well-thought projects, and build long-term relationships. We want our clients to feel supported and confident about their projects and the technology behind it.

Expertise

Certified WordPress Expert Developer since May 2016
Certified WordPress Expert Developer since May 2016

These are some of the customization we’ve made while working with WordPress and WooCommerce:

  • Building complete e-commerce based on WooCommerce, B2C and B2B;
  • External APIs integrations;
  • Custom payment and shipping methods in WooCommerce;
  • Implementation of membership solutions;
  • Implementation of cryptocurrencies as payment methods;
  • Bulk import/export data to/from WordPress and WooCommerce;
  • WooCommerce Bookings integrations and customizations;
  • ERP integrations;
  • All sorts of Gravity Forms and Formidable customizations;
  • Site optimizations and bug fixes;

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Additional information

As far as our work at Codeable is concerned, 80% of our new clients return for additional tasks. All our clients have reviewed me with 5 starts and their testimonials can be read further down this page.
We’ve been working on different products of my own, some of them sold to bigger companies, such as iThemes and Liquidweb. We also do a lot of consulting work for bigger e-commerce is driven business locally and internationally.
As a hobby, I like to do photography, shoot videos, fly around with my drone and produce music (drums, guitar, bass guitar, and keyboards). I’m also involved with the local WordPress community where I gave 4 talks for the last 5 years at WordCamp Porto and helped organized 2018’s edition and now WordCamp Europe 2020 in my hometown!

Project Portfolio

Web

Here are some examples of projects I’ve worked for:
https://poweryoga.com – complete e-commerce solution based on WooCommerce with complete custom theme and subscriptions
https://sim-usa.mobi – complete e-commerce solution based on WooCommerce with theme customization
https://greatiamwear.com – complete e-commerce solution based on WooCommerce
https://foga.co/ – complete e-commerce solution based on WooCommerce and WooCommerce Subscriptions, with a custom box customizer plugin
https://redmarestudio.net/ – customized WooCommerce product pages and checkout experience
https://crustclub.com – payment gateway integration, club membership and WooCommerce customization
https://marigoldsandonions.com – complete e-commerce solution based on WooCommerce
uTrust – creation of a crypto-payment method for WooCommerce

Mobile

Here are some examples of apps that I’ve built:
Hidgets
WineSpots
Águas de Gaia
iThemes Sales Accelerator
WP Camps
Happy – Health Awareness Prevention

We are 100% committed to every task I take, here are some of the client’s feedback of projects I’ve worked on.


Customer reviews

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Marcel took the time to understand our needs and the full scope of the project. And after the plugin was delivered he was very responsive to help us nick the small details that needed some polishing. Great experience overall!

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Marcel is simply the best of the best!

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Consult before a larger task. Will work with Marcel again in future. Very good.

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Very helpful, strategically and technically. I'm grateful for Marcel's careful consideration of the questions I posed, and for his guidance in figuring out a plan of action.

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Marcel did the requested job in a timely manner. Communication was good. Thank you.

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Marcel Rocks!

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Marcel has been very good with this task, flexible when our third party timings caused some issues, and was able to react to changing deadlines, and deliver a solution which fulfils what we need. Looking forward to more work together in future.

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Marcel is great. This was my third project working with him. He always does great work!

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Marcel does great work. This is my second time working with him and I've already posted a third project for his review.

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