How to Become a Fiverr Pro freelancer

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Fiverr Pro is a premium marketplace that connects some of the biggest brands and businesses with top, handpicked freelancers. Our Fiverr Pro freelancers have worked with some of the most influential brands in the world! We handpick each Pro freelancer to ensure that all Pro freelancers offer the highest level of quality and service to our business customers.

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Categories available in Fiverr Pro

At this time, you can apply to open a Pro Gig in the following categories:

More categories will be released gradually, however, you’re welcome to apply now regardless of your category. We will review your application and will get back to you once we start evaluating applications within new categories.

The Pro benefits 

Pro badge

Boost visibility with a verification badge on your profile and services. Marked by a blue check, this badge signifies your vetted status on Fiverr. It helps you stand out to clients who are looking for business expertise. 

Premium client access

The dedicated Pro catalog connects you with top clients for bigger, ongoing projects. The curated catalog enhances your visibilityoffering business clients an easy-to-access collection of Fiverr's best freelancers.

Client recommendations 

Establish credibility and request endorsements from clients outside of Fiverr. Build up your profile with up to five testimonials that showcase your expertise and client trust.

Onboarding support

Kick-start your Pro journey with a dedicated session. We'll guide you to success as a Pro freelancer, outlining expectations, benefits, and tips to effectively work with business clients.

Exclusive community 

Join our Pro-only hub for career advancement resources, strategic partnership opportunities, and perks. Network with peers, learn business growth strategies, and insider tips. Stay informed with the latest news and attend premium webinars.

Customer protection

We believe in your ability to deliver excellent work and have your back if a Pro client is unsatisfied and cancels the order within 14 days.




Past work experience 

Showcase career milestones on your profile, from past achievements to current expertise. Give potential clients a better understanding of your skills through your work history.

 

Here’s how we’re vetting

Skills experience

Significant experience working in Pro fields

Educational qualifications 

Officially recognized and accredited 

High motivation 

A desire to work with businesses 

Language proficiency  

Fluent communication in English and/or Spanish 

High level of professionalism

Handle all projects professionally 

High quality deliveries

Portfolio and notable client projects 

Performance in and outside of Fiverr 

High ratings and reviews

Customer satisfaction

Experience with client management 

A fully completed profile and services 


According to Fiverr’s guidelines  

An active digital presence 


Across relevant networks and sites 

Fiverr pro application tips

Provide accurate and detailed information 

Use the free text fields to your advantage and don't be shy about promoting yourself. Include information about yourself, your business and/or studio. Do you have employees? Talk about their various skills and how they help you complete your projects.

Show us your skills

Share links to various items in your portfolio for work done for both Fiverr and external customers. Showcase work from your most high-profile business customers and link to where the result can be seen live and in-use.

Share the social platforms where you are most active

Don't worry, it's not required that you be an influencer or boast a substantial social following in order to join Pro. However, this information is very helpful in verifying your identity and will speed the process along.

Describe your creative process

Share your process in detail. If you use specific software to create your work, share it in the application so we can better understand your workflow and what a customer might expect when purchasing a Gig from you.

 

FAQs

1. How will customers know I’m a Pro freelancer?

A freelancer who meets the Fiverr Pro standards will have a Pro badge added to their profile and become eligible to open a Pro Gig. Every Pro Gig is labeled with a Pro badge so that customers know they’re getting the very best. In addition, customers will have the option to search exclusively for Pro Gigs.

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2. Is there a membership fee?

Becoming a Pro freelancer does not entail paying a membership fee.
Note! Fiverr Pro orders do carry the standard Fiverr commission charged from all Fiverr freelancers.

3. What if I’m already a Fiverr freelancer?

Whether you’re a long-time Fiverr freelancer or just opened your first Gig—applying for Fiverr Pro is open for everyone. A freelancer can also offer both Pro and regular Gigs, so you don’t have to worry about your existing Gigs. Already have a Fiverr freelancer-level badge? No problem! Fiverr Pro does not exclude or eliminate your current level.

4. Will I be able to convert my existing Gig to Pro?

Converting your existing Gig to a Pro Gig will be subject to the Fiverr Pro team's review and approval, taking into account, the quality of your existing Gig, your communications with customers in connection with such Gig, and any warnings or terms of service violations in connection with such Gig. 

5. If I’m a Pro freelancer in certain categories, can I apply for additional categories?

Yes. If you are already a Fiverr Pro verified freelancer, and you’re an experienced professional in additional fields with high-quality work samples & portfolio, you can submit an additional application to expand your Pro services. You’re welcome to submit your additional application here. Applications by non-Pro freelancers will not be accepted. 

6. How long is the application process?

The review process may take longer than usual due to the high volume of applications. We want to ensure that each application receives the attention it deserves, so the response time may take longer than expected.

How do I apply?

As mentioned, applying for Fiverr Pro is open for everyone: professionals who are new to Fiverr, as well as long-time Fiverr freelancers. You can find our application page and requirements right here.

Note! The application has to be submitted in English. Make sure to read our Guidelines and Responsibilities guide, available here.

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