Creating a Gig


Your Gig is the service that you sell on GigTricks. 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 > My Gigs.
  2. Click ADD GIG.





STEP 1: Overview

  1. In the  TITLE field, write a title up to 80 characters.
    Your title should be short, clear, and to the point.
  2. In the CATEGORY/SUB CATEGORY drop-down menu, select the appropriate category and then subcategory for your Gig.
  3. In the SERVICE TYPE , choose a service type  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 Searchable Keyword field, enter search terms,which you feel buyers will use when looking for your service.
  6. Click Save & Continue.




STEP 2:  Pricing

  1. In the Description area, write a brief title for the service you are offering.
  2. Describe the details of your offer in the area provided.
  3. In the Duration 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).
My Extra Features
  1. In the Add New Extra area, fill out the title of your extra service and its price.
  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.
  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 ADD REQUIREMENT  field, enter the details of your requirement.
  2. In the Answer Type field, select either Free TextMultiple 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. Click Add.
  4. 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 Gig Tricks. Make sure your video is no longer than one minute.

  3. 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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