Username is the first thing buyers see on your profile. Like they say the first impression is the last impression. If your name is not good enough to stand out and convert your impressions to clicks then you must change your name.
You must have tried it yourself before searching for solutions and gone through many sites. This article will surely solve the problem you are looking for.
Changing your username is not possible, however, you can change your full name and email address.
Can I change my username on Fiverr?
The answer is simple, No, you can not change your Fiverr username. Fiverr does not allow to change the username. It states that “Your username is your unique identity on Fiverr, and it cannot be changed”. The only possibility of getting a new Fiverr username is that you create a new Fiverr account.
How to Create New Fiverr Account?
- Open Fiverr’s homepage, and click Join.
- Enter your email address and click Continue.
- Enter your username! (Be careful because you won’t be able to change it)
- Enter your password and click Join.
- You have now created a new Account on Fiverr!
- You will receive an email to activate your account by clicking a link in the email.
Can I use the same Email Address?
If you want to use the same email address that you are using in the Existing Fiverr account for creating a new account then you need to change the email of the existing account or de-activate it.
How to Change the email address of the Fiverr Account?
- Open your Profile Settings.
- Enter your new email.
- click Save.
You’ll receive an email to your current email address requesting to confirm the change. Once the change is confirmed, you’ll receive another email to your new email address finalizing the change.
How to de-activate Fiverr Account?
- Login into your Fiverr account.
- Go to the settings
- Choose a reason for deactivating your Fiverr Account.
- As you want to change your username therefore select the option “I want to change my username”.
- Click Deactivate account.
- You will receive a confirmation mail about your account deactivation.
- If you have any amount pending clearance in your account, then please contact Fiverr support before closing your account.
Cons of Changing Fiverr Username
- It will take time to get new clients/orders
- All your reviews will be lost
- All gigs will be lost
- You will require a new strong profile to meet buyer expectations and a lot of effort to convince them to place orders on new accounts.
Pros of A Perfect Fiverr Account Username
- A Professional username can bring a lot of buyers.
- Username is the first impression to buyers
- Username related to your skill will bring clients
How to Choose a username for Fiverr?
- Your Name: First part of your username must contain the original name
- Skill: Second part of the username contains the Skill/niche that you are offering
- You can use an online name generator but I would prefer using your name+ skill
Can I make 2 accounts on Fiverr?
No, it is not allowed. A person should not use two Fiverr accounts having same skill. You can de-activate the account in settings. However, Accounts providing different services can be used in the same IP address.
A username is a very important part of a profile, if it is not a professional or describes your skills/job then changing the name is necessary. As we discussed in this article that it is not possible to change your username, you have to create a new account.
If your account is old and has achieved levels i.e top seller or level 2 then we will strongly recommend you to continue with the same name because with a new account you need to work hard to get new customers.