Givo's Glossary of Terms

Within Givo's website, you will come across certain terms, which are specific to Givo. The list below explains each term.

Last Modified 13 Jan 2016

  • Adverts: Advertising campaigns for posts which can be setup per duration, page views or clicks.

    Bookmarks: A list of your favourite jobs for easy access later

    Broadcast: Traditional television or radio broadcast (e.g. terrestrial, cable or satellite TV, broadcast radio); or Mobile or online substitutes for traditional television or radio broadcast (e.g. mobile TV, IPTV (streaming TV or video-on-demand), streaming radio)

    Buyer: A registered user who is able to purchase products and services on Givo

    Collections: A list of your favourite Gigs for easy access later

    Dashboard: The Dashboard is located on the Gigs menu to show the statistical numbers associated with the user's selling activity on Givo as well as notifications of required actions.

    Disputes: These are disagreements experienced during an order between a buyer and seller

    Earnings: This is the money sellers earn from completed orders

    Express: Products and services that are delivered within 24 hours.

    Extras: Option to offer additional services within the same Gig to increase seller's revenue

    Follow: Users can follow other users' by clicking the "follow" button on their profile.

    Free: No fee is paid by the end user to access the End Product. The End Product is not sold. No fee is paid to subscribe to a service that includes the End Product.

  • Gig: A service or product offered on Givo's website. For example, a Gig can be "I will clean your house for $20".

    Giver: A person selling services or products on To finish a job or task in an efficient and quick manner

    Giver User Protection Policy: Givo's promise to keep user information private and secure

    Givers Directory: Register of sellers with a short description of their profile, country, language and skills

    Indie Film: A film not for general theatrical release. "Indie Film" includes a student film, a film distributed on online user generated platforms, and a film festival screening

    Jobs: The option for a registered user to post a job or task requesting specific services or products

    Multiple Orders: Option to order the same Post multiple times in the same transaction

    Order: When a buyer purchases a Post, it's considered an order

    Post: A product or service offered on Givo

    Promoted: A Post that is recommended to everyone on Givo and appears first on search results

    Quote: Personalised offer that a seller can create in response to a job posted on Givo

    Rating: Best rated and most active Givers

    Sell or Sold (licences): Sell, license, sub-license or distribute for any type of fee or charge.

    Seller: A registered user who offers Posts on Givo.Me. Also known as Giver

    Tags: Keywords related to the Post for search results

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