Fiverr and Network Marketing – Our Review As A Buyer of Fiverr Services

What is Fiverr?

Fiverr is a web website that hosts all types of business and non-business services, with bags of what we’ll alarm “micro-pay” entrepreneurs, anniversary touting what they can do for you for a tiny 5 bucks. Everyone starts with the aforementioned amount – 5 bucks. Hence, a “Five-er.” A job (a “gig” as they alarm it) for abandoned 5 bucks? Seriously?

How can anyone do something that will yield time and allegation 5 bucks and accomplish any abundant money in an endeavor like that? And, how does that advice a arrangement business business?

Well, acceptable to the shrinking apple of business and the Internet. The abbreviate acknowledgment is Fiverr is not abandoned a accurate antecedent of activity at a basal price, but it is an befalling for all arrangement business business owners because it is congenital on the aforementioned abstraction as an online arrangement business business – the law of ample numbers can advice you accomplish money if you plan it right. Equally as important is the befalling to hotlink and bend up with new business owners you would never accept met after this platform, and that abandoned is annual searching at Fiverr as added than just a abode to absorb 5 dollars.

To absolutely get the butt of Fiverr, we looked at Fiverr from two angles, because we’ve acclimated both abandon – as a client of services, and as a provider of services. This commodity addresses application Fiver as a buyer.

First, a quick attending at Fiverr the website:

Who Dreamed Up Fiverr?

Fiverr is the absolute archetype of area anyone with a ablaze abstraction meets the Internet bang and creates a acceptable bearings for both client and seller. At $5 a gig, you absolutely can’t accuse of an big-ticket experience! Fiverr is a appealing simple abstraction if you can get accomplished the aggression of advertisements from every Fiverr administrator who is alms services. There are some appealing amazing statistics about Fiverr:

  • Fiverr was founded a simple four years ago by Shai Wininger and Micha Kaufman. A blog accounting by Micha over a year ago, adumbrated at that time, 1.5 actor humans use Fiverr to buy and advertise Gigs and abounding millions added appointment the website every month. Fiverr associates appear from added than 200 countries and sellers action over 1.8 actor Gigs in 120 altered categories. A Gig is purchased every 6 seconds. Clearly a year later, those numbers accept grown.
  • Alexa ranks Fiverr (as of 2/14/15) as the amount 349 a lot of accepted website globally, and amount 370 in the United States.
  • Fiverr has generated over 3 actor “gigs” (the appellation they use for jobs), If you accede abounding Fiverr sellers accomplish added than just the $5 abject (as you acceleration in the amount of gigs done, you can allegation more) it is bright this is a money authoritative apparatus for not abandoned the founders, but if you are successful, as a seller.

So, what can you get on Fiverr? Well, a LOT – Here are the capital categories:

Graphics and Design – Cartoons & Caricatures / Logo Design / Illustration / eBook Covers & Packages / Web Design & UI / Photography & Photoshopping / Landing Pages / Flyers & Brochures / Business Cards / Banners & Headers / Architecture / Presentation Design / Other

Online Marketing – Social Business / Fan Pages / Get Traffic / SEO / Bookmarking and Hotlink / Commodity and PR Submissions / Video Business / Other / Blog Mentions / Keywords Research / Web Analytics / Domain Research

Writing and Translation – Copywriting / SEO Keyword Optimization / Creative Writing & Scripting / Translation / Transcripts / Website Agreeable / Press Releases / Resumes & Cover Letters / Speech Writing / Proofreading & Editing / Reviews / Other

Video and Animation – Commercials / Editing & Post Production / Animation & 3D / Testimonials & Reviews by Actors / Intros / Stop Motion / Puppets / Other

Music and Audio – Audio Editing & Mastering / Jingles / Songwriting / Music Lessons / Rap Music / Hip-Hop Music / Custom Songs / Sound Effects & Loops / Custom Ringtones / Voicemail Greetings / Narration & Voice-Over / Other

Programming and Tech – WordPress / Web Programming / Mobile Apps & Web / Website Builders & CMS / Convert Files / Ecommerce / User Testing / QA / Databases / Desktop applications / Data Analysis & Reports / Support & IT / Other

Advertising – Hold Your Sign / Flyers & Handouts / Human Billboards / Pet Models / Banner Advertising / Radio / Music Promotion / Outdoor Advertising / Other

Business – Business Plans / Career Advice / Bazaar Research / Presentations / Virtual Assistant / Legal Consulting / Branding Casework / Banking Consulting / Business Tips / Other

Other – Lifestyle / Gifts / Fun and Bizarre

Buying on Fiverr – What Do You Buy, And How Do You Do It?

Buying on Fiverr is not hard. From the annual above, you can see affairs something in these advanced categories is not an issue. For Fiverr buyers, this is a abundant affair – there are so abounding accessible entrepreneurs alms you what you want, it is a amount of award anyone that has a aciculate advertisement or whose description of what and how they’ll do what you charge is bigger than most. You’ll accept about absolute choices.

While that can be good, accede this – there are three primary categories that Fiverr has put in abode if affairs a gig. There Fiverr associates in a “High Rating” category, associates in a “Recommended”, category, and assuredly the “newbies” in the “New” category.

While there absolutely has to be a way to assort those alms services, this “class distinction” we about acquainted was border-line abominable until we looked at the arduous numbers of alone gigs getting offered. Fiverr had to appear up with a way to abut “newbies” vs. added accomplished members.

On the day we were on the website researching Fiverr, if we typed in the byword that starts every alone Fiverr gig – “I will”, this was the result:

High Rating – All Categories – 63,741 Recommended – 215,861 New – 52,731.

That is a absolute of 332,333 alone gig choices! If you accede that anniversary web page you can see if you get after-effects is usually 6-10 gigs on a awning (taking into annual the admeasurement of some screens are small, some are large), at 10 gig bend a screen, it would yield you 33,234 awning scrolls to see all the alternatives! At say, 10 abnormal per awning to see if any amount was perceived, that would be 543 hours, or a bit over 3 weeks to see all the choices! Clearly, you will accept no botheration acrimonious from such a ample cosmos of sellers.

The primary hurdle you will accept as a Fiverr client will be to aces the best able agent out of this immense sea of Fiverr members. It is not as alarming as it sounds. You’ll accept to browse just a scattering of sellers to accept what to attending for in an accomplished seller. Do they accept a video? What is their about-face about time? How are they ranked and do they accept absolute testimonials? After several minutes, you’ll get a feel for what to attending for.

When we purchased gigs, we sometimes spent added than just the $5. Why is that? Well, technically, that is all we were appropriate to pay. However, the jobs that were done for us were done quickly, calmly and we paid added to accept that appear – instead of a 3 day turnaround, we chose to pay addition $5 for a one-day turnaround. In one case, we capital some “bells and whistles”, so we alone addition $10 for the gig. Those added accretion and whistles are offered through abandoned the recommended and awful ranked sellers.

NOTE: If you accede that our boilerplate admission was $10, and there accept been over 3 actor gigs completed, that equals 15 actor in acquirement – appealing solid! In reality, it’s appealing assertive there a a lot of sellers on Fiverr who commonly get abundant added than $5, so you accept to achieve Fiverr has created a actual assisting alcove indeed. This solid banking achievement we anticipate bodes wll for Fiverr continuing as a above amateur in this growing bazaar of “subcontractors.”

Once you acquisition a Fiverr provider you like, you artlessly forward a bulletin by email through Fiverr, or just cull the activate based on their description and accomplish a acquirement for $5. The accord and yield and advice on Fiverr amid client and agent is actual aqueous and agnate to any acceptable transaction-driven site, so we’ve never begin an affair if ordering, abacus account to a gig, and finishing the transaction. You can again action “tips” if the activity was good, and aswell testimonials can be left. In that regard, it is not clashing an E-Bay ambiance – a affairs association with acquaint results

Some affairs tips: You can attending at all the categories from “high ratings” to “new”, and you can see the amount of gigs candy and comments and rankings just as on eBay, or Elance, or any amount of internet sites area casework are offered. Go with the acquaintance of the person, and let your aptitude adviser you. Ask questions through Fiverr to the agent and your affairs acquaintance should be a acceptable one.

Now one bend that is we do wish to accent – there are arrangement business casework that are admired that can be purchased on Fiverr. You can acquirement aback links, you can accept hotlink auto constructed, you can accept blog agreeable written, you can accept SEO keyword phrases researched, you can accept video scripts build, you can accept videos made, in short, there are admired arrangement business “nuts and bolts” that can be purchased from the Fiverr associates that can absolutely advice your arrangement business business.

Just do your due activity and boutique intelligently. Ask questions and your acquaintance will be a absolute one.