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Fiverr Review

Fiverr is an online marketplace where you can sell your services for a starting price of $5. If your services are worth more than $5, you can change the starting price to a higher rate. You get paid an advance payment of 20% when a buyer purchases your Gig; once the order has been completed, you get the remaining 80% of the service price.

Jobs Available on Fiverr

Job categories on Fiverr include;

  • Graphics & Design
  • Digital Marketing
  • Writing & Translation
  • Video & Animation
  • Music & Audio
  • Programming & Tech
  • Advertising
  • Business
  • Fun & Lifestyle

General Remote Jobs

Fiverr is a general job site for freelancers. There is no indication that one category is more popular than the other. To provide a few examples –some of the remote  gigs that you can offer on Fiverr include;

  • Programming
  • Banner Advertising
  • Legal Writing
  • Photoshop Editing
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Career Advice
  • Spokepersons & Testimonials
  • Whiteboard & Explainer Videos
  • Pranks & Stunts
  • Celebrity Impresonation
  • Jingles & Drops
  • Convert Files
  • Mixing & Mastering
  • Social Media Design
  • Resume & Cover Letter Writing
  • Financial Consulting

*This is only a small sample of remote gigs that you can sell on the site. Visit their website to see if there’s remote work available that best suits your skill set.

Fiverr Pricing & Plans

Fiverr charges the following fees to freelancers who would like to sell their gig on the site;

  • Paypal: 2% of withdrawal amount or $1, whichever is greater
  • Direct deposit: $1 per transfer
  • Local bank transfer: $3 per transfer
  • Fiverr Revenue Card: $1 within 2 days,or $3 within 2 hours

Fiverr charges the following fees to businesses who would like to purchase gigs on the site;

  • For purchases $20 and below: $1
  • For purchases above $20: 5% of the purchase amount

Is Fiverr a Scam?

Our readers have not indicated that Fiverr is a scam or conducts business unfairly. You’re invited to share your experience about Fiverr in the comments below.

This Fiverr review was updated May 2017.

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