50 Million User $5000 Contest

  • Status: Closed
  • Prize: $1000
  • Entries Received: 199
  • Winner: momobimo

Contest Brief

Win your share of $5,000

Freelancer is celebrating 50 Million users and wants you to share in the festivities. What do you have to do?
To be considered for the giveaway, you need to submit two short videos.

Video 1:
This is the most important video and is the one being judged for the competition. We want to
demonstrate to the world how Freelancer.com gives rise to the best work on the planet. So the
purpose is to show off your best work.

Here are the basic creative guidelines (technical guidelines can be found at the end of the
document):
1) No more than 10-15 seconds.
2) The Freelancer logo must appear at the very beginning and very end of the video. We’d
love to see you get creative with this. Since this video is all about the work, think of creative
ways to display the logo using your work.

For example: if you’re showcasing a mug you’ve designed, lift the mug to reveal the
Freelancer logo underneath. Or zoom in on a piece of written content you’re
showcasing to reveal a Freelancer watermark.

Helpful Hint: A Freelancer logo shaved into your head won’t cut it this time. Nor will a
hundred people in Freelancer t-shirts holding a Freelancer banner. This time, it’s all
about the work.
(see 50 Million Video Storyboard EXAMPLE.pdf)

3) In the same video, tell us who you are, what you do, and a quick line about how
Freelancer has changed your life.
(no more than 8 seconds)

For example:
I’m John and I’m a graphic designer. Freelancer has allowed me to work for
myself and spend more time with my family.

Or

I’m Karen and I’m an app developer. Freelancer lets me work on jobs I wouldn’t
normally be able to in my country.

Voice-overs are OK, as long as we get to see your lovely faces too. After all, it’s because
of you that we’ve reached this incredible milestone.

4) Show us your best work. If it’s a website, show us on a computer. If it’s a mobile app,
show it on a phone. If it’s a design, illustration, or animation, display it the best way you
can. Remember this is a great way to promote yourself and the amazing work you
do.

Video 2:
This video is for supplemental information we may use in our sizzle reel if your first video makes
it through judging.
This second video is all about you. So tell us your story. No need for the logo or fancy editing.
Just film yourself talking to the camera, answering the following questions:(see YOUR STORY
video guide.pdf)
1) What do you do? “Hi I’m <insert name here> and I’m a <insert profession here>...”
2) How long have you been using Freelancer? “I’ve been using Freelancer for…”
3) Why do you use Freelancer? “I use Freelancer because…”
4) Your message to Freelancer? “Congratulations on 50 Million users!” Or a simple “Thanks, Freelancer” … Keep it short and sweet.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS:

○ Videos should be 16x9 (landscape) and 1080p HD, 30 frames/sec
○ File Formats: mp4 or mov at h.264 compression
○ Use a microphone when recording your dialogue, otherwise choose a quiet
location to do your recording.
○ NO Music or Sound FX please, the winning videos will be edited together with
our own music and sound fx.

What’s in it for me?
The best video will receive $1000, and if we use your video in our Around the World in 50 Million Users sizzle reel, you’ll get $100.

Thanks for making Freelancer.com the world's largest freelancer marketplace.

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Public Clarification Board

  • palinco2003
    palinco2003
    • 1 year ago

    Get your research, academic, article, and business content writing done by a professional. Click my name to hire me directly. Cheers!

    • 1 year ago
  • KavitaPanch
    KavitaPanch
    • 1 year ago

    Kindly check #201!! I have tried my best to follow the parameters set by you. Kindly review and provide feedback. Thank you!

    • 1 year ago
  • salmanap98
    salmanap98
    • 1 year ago

    Dear contest holder have a check @ #57 & #55

    • 1 year ago
  • gvoidajay
    gvoidajay
    • 1 year ago

    Hello are you choosing more winners? :)) please check #110 thank you so much

    • 1 year ago
  • SeoExpertEnglish
    SeoExpertEnglish
    • 1 year ago

    #187

    • 1 year ago
  • Irfanandalin2986
    Irfanandalin2986
    • 1 year ago

    dear sir check #131

    • 1 year ago
  • gvoidajay
    gvoidajay
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #110 :(((

    • 1 year ago
  • Yousefayman5
    Yousefayman5
    • 1 year ago

    Please sir check #45 #46 please

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest holder, Please check my second video entry #96

    • 1 year ago
  • menaezat
    menaezat
    • 1 year ago

    I hope to see 138 so much.. Thanks

    • 1 year ago
  • MatthewHendrey0
    MatthewHendrey0
    • 1 year ago

    Hello Contest holder please open the contest so i can post my video.

    • 1 year ago
  • gobal317
    gobal317
    • 1 year ago

    Hi CH,
    Can please check my entry #180 & #181

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest holder Please check entry #108 .

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest holder Please check entry #108

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest holder Please check entry #108

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest holder Please check entry #108

    • 1 year ago
  • suyogapurwana
    suyogapurwana
    • 1 year ago

    Hi there, any news for this contest?

    • 1 year ago
  • Levitavideo
    Levitavideo
    • 1 year ago

    hi! Any feedback for #52 ? I am afraid it can get lost among so many entries))

    • 1 year ago
  • Ranik
    Ranik
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #168 (Halloween) editing skill my 2nd video also Different. Thank you

    • 1 year ago
  • yzadavid
    yzadavid
    • 1 year ago

    Entry #159 and #226 at least rate my work. Thanks ^_^ ♥

    • 1 year ago
  • johnchacpi479
    johnchacpi479
    • 1 year ago

    Please check entry #218

    • 1 year ago
  • Ranik
    Ranik
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #168 (Halloween) editing skill my 2nd video also Different. Thank you

    • 1 year ago
  • ganupam021
    ganupam021
    • 1 year ago

    Dear Contest Holder Please check Entry #108 , #107 , #39 , #38 , #37

    • 1 year ago
  • victoriarodrey
    victoriarodrey
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #198

    • 1 year ago
  • Animationship
    Animationship
    • 1 year ago

    Updated versions are availble within the comments of my entry #233 Thank you!

    • 1 year ago
  • Ranik
    Ranik
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #168 (Halloween) editing skill my 2nd video also Different. Thank you

    • 1 year ago
  • victoriarodrey
    victoriarodrey
    • 1 year ago

    please check #198 !

    • 1 year ago
  • malkaranathunghe
    malkaranathunghe
    • 1 year ago

    #extended please

    • 1 year ago
  • rkdesi
    rkdesi
    • 1 year ago

    #extended #extended #extended please

    • 1 year ago
  • mohamedsaeeed
    mohamedsaeeed
    • 1 year ago

    please check #166

    • 1 year ago
  • badranlimited
    badranlimited
    • 1 year ago

    check my entry #182

    • 1 year ago
  • Abdullah51a
    Abdullah51a
    • 1 year ago

    Hello, Please check my new video 1, Entry #153

    • 1 year ago
  • lisicjovana45
    lisicjovana45
    • 1 year ago

    #237 Hi! Can you please check the latest version of the Video? I was playing a bit and, hopefully, it came out to be the better one than the first you have seen. Thank you!

    • 1 year ago
  • lisicjovana45
    lisicjovana45
    • 1 year ago

    Hi! Can you please check the latest version of the Video? I was playing a bit and, hopefully, it came out to be the better one than the first you have seen. Thank you for the nice contest!

    • 1 year ago
  • Ranik
    Ranik
    • 1 year ago

    Please check #168 (Halloween) editing skill my 2nd video also Different. Thank you

    • 1 year ago
  • Usmansaleem7456
    Usmansaleem7456
    • 1 year ago

    #186 please check

    • 1 year ago
  • alwinlc14
    alwinlc14
    • 1 year ago

    Please check Entry #139 (Video 1), #160 (Video 2) and #161 (Video 1 and 2 combined)

    • 1 year ago
  • yzadavid
    yzadavid
    • 1 year ago

    Please see my entry #158 Thanks! ♥

    • 1 year ago
  • Balasundaram912
    Balasundaram912
    • 1 year ago

    can you please extend the time for 2days, please extend.

    • 1 year ago
    1. Balasundaram912
      Balasundaram912
      • 1 year ago

      today only saw this contest. need time to shoot and edit as per your description mentioned please extend for 2 days. so that i can submit my entry with perfect result.

      • 1 year ago
  • gowthamsarathy
    gowthamsarathy
    • 1 year ago

    Hello Michael, please give the feedback for the entry #151. Please...

    • 1 year ago
  • Venkee03
    Venkee03
    • 1 year ago

    Hai sir, I have attached my both videos in single entry. Kindly see my entry #155

    • 1 year ago
  • frelancermilton
    frelancermilton
    • 1 year ago

    Hello Sir, Please check my first best video #148,#149

    • 1 year ago
  • frelancermilton
    frelancermilton
    • 1 year ago

    Hello Sir, Please check my first best video #148

    • 1 year ago
  • Syedanas1019
    Syedanas1019
    • 1 year ago

    Please have a look on Entry #41

    • 1 year ago
  • hussainmuzammal4
    hussainmuzammal4
    • 1 year ago

    #144 and 145 Thank You

    • 1 year ago
  • Levitavideo
    Levitavideo
    • 1 year ago

    please, check #52 - there are two videos together - short and long) and give the feedback please, so I have time to improve it if needed) Thank You)

    • 1 year ago
  • gvoidajay
    gvoidajay
    • 1 year ago

    Please check entry #110 :)

    • 1 year ago
  • Daisykhatri
    Daisykhatri
    • 1 year ago

    Hello CH, please rate my entries #111 #112 and let me know your feedback, thank you :)

    • 1 year ago
  • Tariq101
    Tariq101
    • 1 year ago

    Please clarify the total length of each videos. It's going to be tough to cram all the points in the first video if it has to be of 10-15 seconds.

    • 1 year ago

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