A recent study by Fiverr found that 14% of users cite Fiverr as their main source of income. This new wave of micro-entrepreneurship, with Fiverr hosting over 1,000,000 gigs, has seen sales growth by 600% in the last year alone . The survey also found that 42% have made over $500 and 57% have earned at least $100.
Why users have chosen Fiverr:
- 86% of the respondents to the survey stated they want to become their own boss and have job independence
- 72% stated they wanted to increase their monthly income
- 40% wanted to have more fun and excitement
- 32% wanted to gain more experience
Infographic Source: Financial freedom, the Fiverr way to financial independence