Welcome to my profile page :) I am Rafał Gicgier, an experienced Web Developer from Poland with more than 9 years of experience with WordPress.
➤ Informal Description (a little bit about my work habits)
- I am a friendly, open-minded and experienced programmer willing to deliver a high quality, scalable, secure solutions to the clients I work with.
- I like to plan the project, hence expect me to ask a lot of questions throughout the whole development.
- I appreciate ongoing and clear communication, which I believe helps in building a healthy relationship.
- I usually need some time to think things through. So, I’d rather avoid ASAP projects.
- I like to work on mid-sized projects the most, although I am open to any kind of work when it comes to the project size.
➤ My Certified Qualifications & Awards
➤ Formal Description (a little bit about my experience)
Given my 9 years of experience working as a Lead WordPress Developer for the Xfive.co, academic background and a huge interest in Cybersecurity I can help Codeable client’s with:
- Custom Theme development – from .psd theme development, child theme development, bug fixes, style fixes, WooCommerce Theme development.
- Custom plugin development – custom database tables, API integrations, custom functionalities.
- Site Migration – from one host to another, from wordpress.com to self-hosted and another way around.
- Gravity Forms custom functionalities – custom front end login / registration / reset password / edit details / post creation forms.
- WordPress maintenance fixes – inability to login, .js, .css, .html and .php bug fixes.
- Specific host choices – I am very experienced with WP Engine, Bluehost,Kinsta and Cloudways – the latter becoming my preferred choice lately.
- Custom Back End utilities based on Advanced Custom Fields (they are great for custom, hand-crafted Back End panels).
- Safeguarding WordPress, removal of malicious code, security checks, hardening of WordPress using multiple tools, password suggestions, safety suggestions, file privileges and more.
- Plugin wise I have extensive knowledge of: Gravity Forms, WooCommerce, EDD, WPML, Advanced Custom Fields, BackupBuddy, WP All Import, bbPress and BuddyPress.
➤ Other (a little bit about my hobbies)
I love WordPress since 2010 when I started my first, personal blog. I like the platform’s availability, extensibility, ease of use and scalability. I like to blog as I can help the others out: WP doin. With Gravity Forms tutorials being the most popular so far.
Rafal is a good communicator, works quickly and efficiently and his work is exemplary. He’s happy to take the time to explain the rational behind coding and design chooses, and he will walk the extra mile to make sure you are fully satisfied with the project. I will most definitely employ him again.
Rafal was efficient and effective in his work. He responded graciously to me, a relative novice. I look forward to working with him again, as needed.
Rafal is amazing! He is a fantastic problem solver, and has great communication skills. I would recommend him to anyone, anytime for their WP development needs.
Once again, Rafal has saved the day for me ; - )
Super fast, super helpful, super friendly. Perfect.
He did a good job, he was fast and precise
It was very plesant to work with Rafał, he helped me out with a domain issue. Quick, fast, during the weekend.
Did a great job as usual.
Great communication. Takes the time to understand the details of the project. The result is perfect. Thank you Rafal !
Quick response. Easy to work with. Did what i wanted. Happy with the results.