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Creating a Gig

Your Gig is the service that you sell on Fiverr. Creating your Gig is an opportunity to show off your talent and provide buyers with all necessary information to help them decide to do business with you.

To create a Gig:

  1. After you login, click Selling > Gigs.
  2. Click ADD A NEW GIG.

    Note: If this is your first time creating a Gig, click Selling > Start Selling, fill out your seller profile, and then proceed to creating your Gig.

STEP 1: Overview

  1. In the GIG TITLE field, write a title up to 80 characters.
    Your title should be short, clear, and to the point.
  2. In the CATEGORY drop-down menu, select the appropriate category and then subcategory for your Gig.
  3. In the SERVICE TYPE drop-down menu, choose a service type to ensure you appear in the search results related to the category you selected.

    Note: This feature is only available for certain categories.
  4. In the GIG METADATA area, select the relevant criteria for each topic.

    Note: This feature is only available for certain categories.
  5. In the TAGS field, add a minimum of one word or phrase, which best describe your Gig.
  6. Click Save & Continue.

STEP 2: Scope & Pricing

  1. In the Name your package area, write a brief title for the service you are offering.
  2. Describe the details of your offering in the area provided.
  3. In the Delivery Time drop-down menu, select the amount of days it will take for you to complete your Gig.
  4. Select the various items you would like to include in your service. This depends on the type of service you are offering. For example, if you are offering logo design services, you can select from a predefined list of items, such as number of logos to include, In including the source file, or including a high resolution file.
  5. In the Revisions drop-down menu, select the amount of revisions you include in your Gig.
  6. the Price drop-down menu, select a price for your service (ranging from $5 to $995).

      • You have the option to create three packages, just click to turn on 3 Packages or click Try Now.
      • If you create three packages, your customized extra services will be available to buyers when they proceed to the checkout page.

Adding Extra Services

You have the option to deliver your Gig extra fast and charge accordingly.

To set extra fast delivery:

  • In the My Gig Extras section, select the Extra fast delivery checkbox and indicate how many days it will take you to deliver, and how much money you will charge.

    Note: If you select Extra fast delivery, the amount of days for the extra fast delivery cancels out the amount of time you indicated in your extra services.

In addition, you can offer extra services for your Gig, which will be available to the buyer during the order process. These fields are optional.

  1. In the My Gig Extras area, select from the list of items available.
  2. If you would like to add unique customized Gig extras, then click Add Gig Extra, and then fill out a title, description, amount of money you will charge, and how long it will take you to do.

    Note: For each extra provided, select the checkbox and set your price and how long it will take you to complete.

Shipping & Handling

If you provide a product, you can charge shipping fees.

  1. Select the checkbox, and select how much you charge to a specific country and then to everywhere else.

    Note: If you have multiple orders enabled, you can select how much you charge.
  2. Click Save & Continue.

STEP 3: Description & FAQ

  1. In the Description field, briefly describe your Gig (up to 1,200 characters). Be as detailed as possible so buyers will be able to understand if this meets their needs.

    Note: If you add a URL, only include URLs from the approved list.
  2. In the Frequently Asked Questions area, click Add FAQ.

    Note: Here you can add answers to the most commonly asked questions. Your FAQs will be displayed in your Gig page.
  3. Add a question you think buyers may ask, and then write your answer.
  4. Click Add.
  5. When finished adding your FAQs, click Save & Continue.

STEP 4: Requirements

Tell your buyer what you need to start the order. You can define instructions for your buyer as free text, a multiple choice question, or a file upload.

  1. In the REQUIREMENT #1 field, enter the details of your requirement.
  2. In the Answer Type field, select either Free Text, Multiple Answer, or Attached File.

    Note: If you select Multiple Answer, answer fields will be displayed. Fill out the multiple choice answers you want the buyer to select. You also have the option to allow more than one answer.
  3. If you require the buyer to provide the information you selected, mark the Answer is mandatory checkbox.
  4. Click Add.
  5. When finished defining your buyer requirements, click Save & Continue.

STEP 5: Gallery

  1. In the Gig Photos area, drag an image or click Browse and select an image.
    Upload photos, which describe or relate to your Gig. You may upload up to three images. The photos can be samples of your work. Each image should be in JPEG, PNG, or BMP format, and up to 50 MB. The image should be owned by you. Do not use copyrighted images otherwise your Gig won’t be approved.
  2. In the Gig Video area, drag a video or click Browse and select a video.

    Note: This field is optional. We recommend that you mention your services are offered exclusively on Fiverr. Make sure your video is no longer than one minute.
  3. In the Gig PDF area, drag a PDF or click Browse and select a PDF. You may upload up to two PDF files.

    Note: This field is optional. Only the first three pages of your PDF will be displayed. 
  4. Click Save & Continue.

STEP 6: Publish

Publishing and Promoting Your Gig

  1. Click Publish Gig.
    You will see various social networks in which you can promote your Gig. To promote your Gig, just click an icon and fill out the details.
  2. Click Done.


  • If your Gig contains a video, its status will be pending until your Gig video is reviewed. If your Gig does not contain a video, it will be labeled Active.
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