How to Buy from 199Jobs


🔎 Step 1: Browse the site

Those who offer their services here are called Sellers. They post “jobs”, which are the things that they can do for you. Feel free to browse to see what our Sellers offer.

There are many ways to browse the site:

  1. Use the search box
  2. Discover jobs by category
  3. Read our blog
  4. Learn how the site works.

✒️ Step 2: Create an account

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If you already have an account, just Log In here.


📮 Step 3: Post a Request

Got a project in mind already? Make the Sellers come to you and Post a Request. Describe the task you want to get done and how much you’re willing to pay.

🗣 Step 4: Reply to Sellers

Once the Sellers start messaging you, get to know them better. When you’ve found someone who fits your needs, click the link at the top of the conversation to go to their job and place an order.

TIP: If you’d like a custom job done, please ask the seller to send a link to the job + custom add-on for the work you want. You can purchase directly using this link.

💳 Step 5: Buy the Job

The Seller’s job describes:

  1. What the Seller can do for you, including work samples
  2. Delivery times, job rating and other job details
  3. Feedback from previous Buyers, if there’s any

Once you’ve reviewed the job, tap the Order Now button to buy the job.

TIP: If you want to upgrade your order, click on “Upgrade your Order!” then check off the add-ons you want to grab. You can also choose to buy multiple orders by tapping on the dropdown beside “, please”.

Now when you’re at the checkout area, pay for the job through Store Credits (purchased via bank deposit), credit card, or PayPal.

Read our Buyer and Seller Protection policy to learn why you need to pay upfront.

IMPT: Sellers will only start work after you’ve made an order.

🤝 Step 5: Stay in Touch

After paying, you’ll see this screen that confirms your order was successfully placed.

Send a message to the Seller using our messaging system to stay in touch and give further instructions about the job.

✅ Step 6: Mark the job as completed

Once the work is sent and you’re okay with it, click Mark as Completed to release the payment to the Seller and you’re done!

PS: Don’t forget to give Feedback to the Seller afterwards!

Got more questions? Here are more answers, just for you!

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