Upwork vs. Fiverr

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Find out what makes Upwork, the world’s work marketplace, the place to find and work with skilled talent.

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  • Located in over 180 countries

  • Working in 12 industry verticals with over 10,000 available skill sets

  • Over 70% of freelancers have a college degree

  • More than 20% of freelancers have a postgraduate degree

  • More than 500 available skill sets across 9 industries

  • Post a job and receive proposals

  • Browse Project Catalog

  • Browse available Gigs and seller profiles

  • Submit a request for help

  • 5% processing fee on all transactions (some U.S. clients using ACH bank transfer may be eligible for a 3% processing fee)

  • 5.5% fee on all transactions — additional $2 fee for Gig purchases of $50 or less

  • Freelancer identities are verified

  • Bring your own talent onto the platform

  • Collaborate with other members of your team

  • Collaborate with a team using Fiverr Business

  • Fiverr Business users may pay by wire transfer or cash deposit

For clients

Find talent
your way

Work with the largest network of independent professionals and get things done—from quick turnarounds to big transformations.

Post a job
and hire a pro

Browse and
buy projects

Let us help you find the right talent

Trusted by leading brands and startups

“Upwork enables us to differentiate ourselves from our competitors and produce content at a higher caliber.”
Josh Machiz, Chief Digital Officer
Emmy Winning
Facebook Watch program
of impressions generated per client per IPO
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“One of the greatest advantages of utilizing freelancers is finding a great variety of talent with different skills and bringing on new talent quickly as our needs change.”
Carol Taylor, Director of Content Esperience
50% Faster
launch of projects
projects completed
“I don’t think business would have grown as fast or as well if not for the freelancers’ expertise and ability to adapt.”
Anthony Massarweh, Program Manager
3x Faster
launch of new program
average turnaround on websites
And many more

Fiverr data sourced from Fiverr.com and other public sources made available by Fiverr.

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