Hello Good People of Fiverr !
There is something I’m yet to understand about this freelance platform.
Does demotion only refer to a seller losing his level or does it also deal with losing one's gig ranking? I'm not sure of something. Some weeks ago whenever I search for my gig in the search result. It was either at the lower part of page one or the upper part of page 2 and i was getting writing orders( which i over delivered, everyone was happy, left a 5 star rating, and some even promised to order for more. On the 15th of this month, my gig suddendly disappeared out of the search result, i later saw that it landed in page 5 or .... On that same day two bad things happened to my account
- General evaluation for next level, of which I didn’t qualify for level 1
- I received a TOS warning that day for sending a promotion message to a buyer that was even the first to inbox me for inquiry. (Spamming)
Now, which of these two occurrences demoted my gig from page 1 or 2 to page 5.
Was it my failure to promote to the next level or the TOS warning?
Since that day- the15th day of this month, i haven’t received any order.