I did some research on the costs to hire a programmer and seems to be approx $250 as per the below freelancer thread.
Originally Posted by shoeb000
You would have to weigh the pros and cons in buying versus developing your own application. The main advantage of a php script which can submit wordpress posts to social bookmarking sites automatically is that it will save a lot of time.
The cons are basically the development costs and the maintenance.
I don't have an affliate link. But you can use the link from javanx3d
Originally Posted by SonnyCooL