You find a job on Moonlighting. It fits your skills perfectly and it pays very well. You contact the job owner and they respond immediately saying that you are the first person to contact them. Awesome! They check out your profile.
“Everything looks great!” They say. “Only one thing: you don’t have any reviews, and the other job candidate has several reviews from former employers. I think I’m going to go with her. Have a nice day!”
And that’s when you wish you had read this article.
Why are reviews so helpful?
Reviews helps other Moonlighters understand the quality of your work. With several reviews on your profile, a potential client will see that other people have hired you and have been satisfied with your work. If you have previously provided a service, reach out to your client and ask for a review. If a Moonlighter completed one of your jobs, say thank you by leaving a review on their profile.
If you are new to Moonlighting but still need reviews, not a problem. Moonlighting makes it easy for users to request reviews from any external party––just enter their email address! Keep reading to learn how to request and leave reviews, and start building relationships with your Moonlighting community today!
Leaving a Review
Leaving a review is a great way to say thank after a business transaction with another Moonlighter. To leave a review on a Moonlighter’s profile:
1) Navigate to the profile of the Moonlighter you wish to review
2) Tap the star rating on their profile picture OR Leave a Review if they don’t have a star rating yet
3) Tap Leave a Review
4) Give the user a star rating and write your feedback
5) Tap Submit Review
Requesting a Review
If you are interested in receiving reviews from past business relationships, Moonlighting makes it very easy to request a review from another Moonlighter. Is all your experience outside of Moonlighting? No problem! Simply request an external review by entering your contact’s email address*. To request a review:
1) Tap your Profile in the toolbar
2) Scroll down and tap Reviews
3) Tap Request Review
4) Search for Moonlighters you’ve worked with and tap their name
5) Follow the instructions to request a review
*sending an external request for a review currently can only be done on Moonlighting.com.