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Alex T.

PHP Developer with strong knowledge of MySQL/ HTML/ CSS/...

A highly resourceful and competent PHP developer with extensive experience in layout coding of websites specifically...
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$80,640 / Year
$6,720 / Month
$40 / Hour

Andriy K.

Laravel/WP/WordPress/Woocommerce: Landing...

University degree in computer science. 12+ years of experience in Web Development. Proficient with Wordpress....
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$80,640 / Year
$6,720 / Month
$40 / Hour

Ihor F.

PHP developer with backend and frontend expertise

I'm a programmer and software engineer focused on web development with full-stack skills. I have creative thinking...
UTC-10:00 (America/Adak)
$80,640 / Year
$6,720 / Month
$40 / Hour

Vika P.

Full-stack JavaScript/PHP Developer

Seven years ago I've turned my favorite hobby into a beloved job and never looked back. I value innovation, personal...
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$72,576$65,318 / Year
$6,048 / Month
$36 / Hour

Dmitry D.

WordPress Developer

A result-oriented and open-minded WordPress Developer with 4 plus years of experience who strives to deliver...
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$80,640 / Year
$6,720 / Month
$40 / Hour

Maksim B.

WordPress Developer

A hardworking and proficient WordPress developer with 6 years of experience. Experienced in coding of custom...
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$64,512$61,286 / Year
$5,376$5,107 / Month
$32 / Hour

Arafat H.

Wordpress Expert

UTC+06:00 (Asia/Dhaka)
$24,192 / Year
$2,016$1,915 / Month
$12 / Hour

Nick D.

Experienced WordPress/ WooCommerce Developer

I'm an experienced PHP developer who is well-versed in WordPress & WooCommerce. I've taken on a variety of...
UTC+02:00 (Ukraine/Kyiv)
$90,720 / Year
$7,560 / Month
$45 / Hour

Bernard G.

Full stack WordPress Developer

WordPress Technical Lead, managing a team of 8 developers. Highly-dedicated, possesses effective...
UTC+01:00 (Europe/Tirane)
$80,640 / Year
$6,720 / Month
$40 / Hour

Florijan N.

A talented Wordpress developer

A Wordpress developer with 3 years of experience in the field. Expert in creating custom themes from scratch. Fluent...
UTC+01:00 (Europe/Belgrade)
$70,560 / Year
$5,880 / Month
$35 / Hour

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Interviewing a Wordpress Developer

Nowadays more and more business owners choose WordPress as a platform for their websites because of its user-friendly admin panel combined with a wide range of customizable themes, templates, and plugins. No matter if you are going to upgrade your existing website or create a new website from scratch, you need to hire a professional WordPress developer. In this article, we will focus on technical skills that you should take into account when interviewing WordPress developers.

12 Key Technical Skills of a WordPress Programmer

During the technical interview, an expert that stands out among other WordPress programmers should demonstrate the following knowledge and skills:

  1. Plugins: Ability to configure, debug, and create standard and advanced plugins.
  2. Themes: Ability to edit the existing themes and create advanced themes from scratch. Other skills include looping, retrieving, and displaying the custom post meta and other core post fields.
  3. Templates: Ability to modify the existing templates, overwrite templates in child themes, create templates from scratch, and understand template hierarchy.
  4. Custom post types: Ability to generate both basic and advanced custom posts.
  5. Custom post meta: Ability to add basic fields and integrate third-party libraries.
  6. API/codex: Ability to use common functions and filters without reference.
  7. Shortcodes: Ability to create shortcodes with arguments.
  8. Coding standards: Ability to write valid code that is compliant with WordPress coding standards as well as review the code to be compliant with those standards.
  9. Security: Understanding of key vulnerabilities of WordPress and secure coding practices, ability to review the code to be compliant with those practices.
  10. CMS: Ability to use and customize the WordPress CMS.
  11. Updates: Ability to run the updates and lead the update process.
  12. WooCommerce: Ability to install, configure, and use WooCommerce in CMS.

These are the WordPress-specific skills that are typically required from WordPress programmers. More general skills include HTML/CSS, XML/JSON, JavaScript/AJAX, PHP, SQL, Git, Photoshop/Illustrator. It’s up to you to decide which of them are most important for your project. Anyway, we hope that you choose the right candidate from a variety of WordPress developers available on YouTeam platform and the skills & expertise of the chosen candidate will be a valuable contribution to your next project.