Introduction

Fiverr is a freelance services platform. It is a marketplace for creative and professional services, currently listing over 3 million gigs in more than 100 different categories across 196 countries. Fiverr is one of the top 400 websites in the world according to Alexa.com.

Full story

Fiverr is an online marketplace for freelance services. It was founded in 2010 by Micha Kaufman and Shai Wininger. Kaufman and Wininger innovated the concept of a marketplace to provide a two-sided platform for professionals to sell and buy various digital services provided by freelancers. 

The name originates from the $5 starting price point of services offered on the platform. Services range from $5 to thousands of dollars depending on the offerings. Fiverr gigs are divided into eight categories: graphics and design, digital marketing, writing and translations, video and animation, music and audio, programming and tech, business, and lifestyle.

Writing and translation services

The writing and translation category is further divided into 20 subcategories: articles and blog posts, resumes and cover letters, technical writing, translation, creative writing, research and summaries, sales copy, press releases, transcripts, legal writing, email copy, business names and slogans, website content, scriptwriting, book and ebook writing, product descriptions, speechwriting, beta reading, proofreading and editing, and other.

Pricing

The amount of money freelancers charge for writing projects on Fiverr various from writer to writer based on their unique skill sets and the scope of the project.

How it works

The ordering process varies depending on the category thanks to smart filtering but every category follows a similar format. You choose a service category, pick a service, review the gallery to compare posts, and order by providing specific requirements.

Smart filtering

The smart filtering system allows clients to narrow down the categories to find the best match for their order. 

The delivery time options allow users to filter gigs based on urgency. The three options are within 24 hours, within 3 days, and within 7 days. 

The price range option allows users to search for gigs based on their budget restrictions.

The language filter allows users to search for gigs in a wide range of languages from English and Spanish to Luxembourgish and Urdu. The languages available vary from category to category.

The seller level filter gives users the power to search through gigs based on the freelancers’ experience on Fiverr. The levels start at New Seller and gradually increase to Level One, Level Two, and Top Rated Seller. Top Rated Sellers have the most experience and highest reviews.

The seller location filter allows users to select freelancers based on their home country. Freelancers at Fiverr are from all over the world. The online status filter gives users the power to find freelancers currently online in the marketplace, so it's always possible to find a freelancer no matter the time zone.

For writing gigs, users can filter gigs based on topics such as Business, Finance, and Law.

Snapshot

Writing is just one of the eight main categories of services available on Fiverr. Under the Writing & Editing category are 20 sub-categories to get copy, translation and other editorial services from freelance writers. To get started, you go to the website, select the subcategory under the Writing & Translation service, and find a freelancer. Freelancers post ads displaying their unique capabilities and work samples. All payments are processed through Fiverr. Clients can ask for revisions until they’re happy with the end product. Additionally, Fiverr will refund money in the form of credit under special circumstances.


  • Active writers 5,001-10,000
  • Pricing Other
  • Accepted payment methods
    VISA, MasterCard, PayPal

Services

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Business Blog posts, social media content, white papers, website copy, and other business-related documents
Technical Manuals and other field-specific documents
Consulting Advice on what to do and how to do it
Other Unique kinds of services that may be abstract (e.g., screenwriting)

Refund policy

What happens if you are unhappy with writing services from Fiverr.com and want your money back? We looked for a clear refund policy page and found the following.

Yes, this writing service has a refund policy.

"Fiverr does not automatically refund payments made for cancelled orders back to your payment provider. Funds from order cancellations are returned to the Buyer's Fiverr Balance and are available for future purchases on Fiverr. Until January 1, 2019, funds returned to your Fiverr Balance from cancelled orders will not include service fees paid. As of January 1, 2019, Fiverr returns service fees to your Fiverr Balance once an order is cancelled. In any event, if the service fees were not returned to your Fiverr Balance following an order cancelation, such service fees’ amount will be exempted from your next purchase on Fiverr."

Published by Fiverr.com on May 21, 2019

Other useful information

Fiverr does not have an exact number of writers on their site. Clients can select freelancers based on level and seller types. Pro Sellers are pre-verified professional vetted by Fiverr editors to ensure high-quality standards and expectations. Top Rated Sellers are chosen manually by Fiverr editors through an ongoing process based on seniority, sales volume, high ratings, excellent customer service, high order completion, and leadership.

Description

Fiverr is an online marketplace for freelance services of many different kinds. It particularly emphasizes international connections to fulfill needs in parts of the world where it might otherwise be difficult to find someone with a particular expertise.

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1 Website

The total number of writing service websites that this company owns and operates is 1.

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