I'm the owner of likebetter.com. It's run on ruby on rails. I need a coder to work on several small side-projects for me for likebetter. The first is what this bid is for, but I'd like to establish a long-term partnership with a good coder. [url removed, login to view]'s people page is DARN slow (takes like 30 seconds to load). I'm not sure why, and I need your help to sort it out. I'd prefer to not change any of the functionality, but I just need it to load faster. It's using mysql, which I imagine may be slowing it down (indexes). The deliverable for this would be a fast (< 2 seconds) loading people page: [url removed, login to view]
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).
ruby on rails + mysql