Fiverr is a popular online marketplace for freelancers that allows you to offer your services to a global audience. If you have a skill or talent that you want to monetize, creating a gig on Fiverr is a great way to get started. In this manual we will guide you step by step through the process of creating a performance.
Step 1: Log in to your Fiverr account
Open a web browser and visit the Fiverr website (www.fiverr.com).
Log in to your Fiverr account with your email address and password.
Step 2: Visit the seller dashboard
Once you log in, you will be taken to the Fiverr dashboard. Click on your profile photo or username in the top right corner and select ‘Become a Seller’.
Step 3: Set up your seller profile
If you have not yet entered your seller information, you will be asked to do so. Fill in the required information, including a description of your skills, the languages you speak, and your expertise.
Step 4: Create a new show
Once you’ve set up your seller profile, click your profile photo or username again and select ‘Appearances’.
In the Shows section, click the Create New Show button.
Step 5: Fill in the show details
Now it’s time to provide details about your performance:
Working Title: Create a clear and concise title that describes your services. For example, ‘Professional logo design’ or ‘Creative content writing’.
Category: Choose the category that best suits your work, such as Graphics & Design, Writing & Translation or Programming & Technology.
Search tags: Add relevant keywords that potential buyers can use when searching for your services.
Scope and pricing: Describe the scope of your services and set the pricing. You can offer different packages with different features and prices.
Description: Write a compelling description of your service. Explain what services you offer, what your experience is and what sets you apart from others. The content must be clear and convincing.
Requirements: Provide any information or materials you need from the buyer to get started.
Gallery: Upload high-quality images or videos showcasing your work. Visuals can significantly influence a buyer’s decision.
Step 6: Additional performance options
Depending on your gig category, you may need to configure additional options such as delivery times, revisions, and additional content. Adjust these settings based on your preferences and service content.
Step 7: Post your gig
Once you have filled in all the necessary information, click the “Save & Continue” button to continue.
Check the details of your show to make sure everything is correct and presented correctly.
Click the ‘Post a Gig’ button to get your gig live on Fiverr.
Step 8: Promote your show
Once your gig is posted, consider promoting it to increase awareness. Share on your social media channels, reach potential customers and respond proactively to questions.
Creating a gig on Fiverr is a simple process that allows you to showcase your skills and start making money as a freelancer. Make sure your staging is clear and attractive to attract potential buyers. As you gain experience and positive reviews, your profile will become more attractive to customers, leading to more opportunities and success on Fiverr.