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Nahaël Mele


Web Developer Turning Ideas into Reality 💻

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Adriano Reis

Brooklyn, United States

Product designer & no-code developer ✨

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Sebastian Bistran

Leeds, United Kingdom

Crafting Products With A Spicy Touch - SRIRACHA 🔥

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Abdul Qader

Madrid, Spain

Expert Webflow & Framer Developer

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Eugen Ciachir

Bucharest, Romania

Design Director & Framer Expert

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Rajan Dave


Webflow Expert & Web Designer

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Hanna Woa 🔥


Building badass brands for badass entrepreneurs 💣

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Sohil Jain

District of Columbia, United States

Website Designer + Framer Developer.

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Artyom Aghinyan

Yerevan, Armenia

Crafting visuals that make an impact.

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Ahmad S. Afandi

Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia

UI Designer & Framer Expert

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Julia Spong

Toronto, Canada

Social Media Manager & Content Specialist 🪄

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André Duarte


Branding, web & product design specialist

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Priyal G.

Toronto, Canada

Let's join hands & conquer with words!

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Ajay Pawriya


Selling not designs but new ways of thinking

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Ifeoma Ahuna

Dallas, United States

Bringing your content to life with UGC Video ✨

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Leanna Griffin

North Carolina, United States

Brand & Website Design for Head-Turning Businesses

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Chris Luniewicz

Massachusetts, United States

I Build Framer Websites & Craft Brand Designs 💻

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Studio Nika

Barcelona, Spain

We design brands that bring joy to the world.

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Michelle Griczika

Massachusetts, United States

Writing that sells✨

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Ashwin Pradeep Kumar

Kerala, India

Expert Web Designer using Framer

Common projects for Heroku experts

Deploying applications on the Heroku platform.

Troubleshooting and resolving Heroku application errors.

Scaling applications to handle increased traffic and load.

Integrating third-party services with Heroku applications.

Securing applications hosted on Heroku.

Performing database migrations and management in a Heroku environment.

Tips for working with and hiring Heroku experts

Understand your needs

Identify the specific tasks you need the Heroku expert to perform. This could be anything from application deployment to troubleshooting or scaling applications on Heroku.

Check their expertise

Ensure the freelancer has experience with Heroku and the necessary programming languages such as Ruby, Java, Python, or Node.js, depending on your project needs.

Review their portfolio

Look at the Heroku freelancer's previous work to see if they have successfully managed similar projects. This will give you an idea of their capabilities and whether they are a good fit for your project.

Communicate effectively

Clear communication is key to a successful project. Make sure you communicate your expectations and project goals clearly and check in regularly to discuss progress and any issues that may arise.

How to hire Heroku experts

Define your needs

Understand the specific tasks you need the Heroku expert to handle, such as deploying applications, troubleshooting issues, or scaling applications on Heroku.

Post a detailed job

Include details about your project, the skills required, and the timeline in your job post on Contra. This helps attract Heroku experts who are a good fit for your project.

Review applications

Check the applications you receive for relevant experience and skills. Look at the freelancer's profile for past work, reviews, and their experience with Heroku.

Conduct interviews

Ask specific questions about their experience with Heroku and how they would handle potential challenges in your project. Discuss your project's goals and expectations to ensure a clear understanding.

Make an offer

Once you've found the right freelancer, make an offer through Contra. Include the project details, payment terms, and timeline.

3 questions to ask when interviewing Heroku experts

1. Can you provide examples of applications you've deployed or managed on Heroku?

2. What strategies do you use to troubleshoot common issues on Heroku?

3. How do you approach scaling applications on Heroku to handle increased traffic or resource usage?

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Frequently asked

Heroku is a cloud platform as a service (PaaS) that lets developers build, run, and operate applications entirely in the cloud. It supports several programming languages and integrates with other services to provide a comprehensive platform for app development and deployment.

Heroku is a cloud platform as a service (PaaS) that lets developers build, run, and operate applications entirely in the cloud. It supports several programming languages and integrates with other services to provide a comprehensive platform for app development and deployment.

A freelance Heroku expert is a professional who specializes in using the Heroku platform to develop, deploy, and manage applications. They can handle tasks like setting up the Heroku environment, troubleshooting application issues, scaling applications, and integrating with other services.

Hiring a Heroku expert on Contra gives you access to top freelance talent without the hassle of middlemen or commissions. You can review their portfolio, collaborate efficiently, and handle contracts and payments all in one place.

You can post a job detailing your project requirements on Contra. Heroku experts who match your requirements can then apply for the job. You can also browse through the profiles of Heroku experts and invite those you are interested in to apply.

Projects that require Heroku skills often include developing and deploying web applications, managing databases on the Heroku platform, scaling applications to handle increased traffic, and integrating applications with other cloud services.

The cost of hiring a Heroku expert on Contra typically ranges from $50 to $100 per hour. The exact cost may vary depending on the complexity of the project and the expert's level of experience.

Freelance Heroku experts are paid commission-free on Contra. They may charge per project, per hour, or per milestone. Clients must pay a minimum of $250 or $25 an hour to post an opportunity on Contra. Payments for each milestone are held in escrow and released after approval of the deliverables or automatically within three days.

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