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What does Gixon do differently?

  • City-based model (connecting supply & demand within a selected area)
  • On demand booking (allowing live performances even today or tomorrow)
  • Transparent and dynamic pricing (based upon gig’s total duration)
  • Automated Stripe payments (within 7 business days from gig completion)
  • Total fees never more than 15% (including all service & transaction costs)
  • Performance details & artist availability provided in advance

What does your profile say about you?​

  • Talent & Personality
  • Real-time availability (for the next 12 months)
  • Time-based pricing (live & online)
  • Expertise & expectations
  • All the details needed for instant booking and receiving payments

What makes a successful Gixon artist?​

  • You are able to provide a convincing and exciting live performance
  • You are able to manage your own schedule, and arrive early to your gigs
  • You have good social skills for communicating with your clients and our team
  • You desire to advance your career by active marketing collaboration
  • You are able to perform under pressure / in front of the audience
  • We are able to contact you
  • Your pricing aligns with your profile quality
  • Your videos and written descriptions compliment each other
  • Your act feels unique, well branded and credible

Video introduction

Before profile activation, we want to say “hi.” Don’t be scared – we won’t bite!
As a new service, getting to know our new artists is a top priority. This is also an
opportunity for you to ask questions to our team

It’s easy. To schedule your call, click the button below.

Artist profile guidance

Calendar

  • Maintain updated availability to ensure a better customer experience and enhan

Price

Goals

  • Find a level which appeals to users, but preserves your value as an artist


Hints

  • Revisit your pricing often to optimize your gig’s value
  • Factor in all associated costs – travel, meals, instrument transport, etc.
  • Carefully consider act duration, and its impact upon price
  • Remember, a 15% service fee will be deducted from your price

Music Genres

Goals

  • Choose which genres best describe your act and style.

Hints

  • You can choose several genres inside the app by tapping the boxes
  • Think carefully which are the best genres you are the most comfortable to perform

Cover Photo

Goals

  • Your photo will give users their first impression of you Create enough interest that users want to open your profile


Hints

  • Do not include other people in your photo
  • Ensure your face is clearly displayed, and not obstructed by sunglasses, etc. Including your instrument in the photo will ensure that your profile stands out among the others
  • Utilize color photos – no black and white images

Good Examples

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Bad Examples

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Profile Videos

Goals

  • Display positive energy, and allow users to identify with your emotion
  • Build trust – show them that you are real
  • Make users feel comfortable with the idea of inviting you into their home
  • or private event
  • Influence bookings by making users feel safe, happy, and interested
  • Offering recognizable songs provides a sense of familiarity

Hints

  • Record or upload a vertical video
  • Perform in a bright setting, 3-6ft from the lens Include a neutral and clean background
  • Use natural light while recording
  • Avoid recording directly into natural light or a window

Good Examples

Avoid

  • Other people are performing with you in the video but you sell a solo performance
  • You perform as a group but not everyone is shown in the video
  • You upload a produced music video instead of a live video
  • The video doesn’t represent your best performance appearance & clothing
  • Text or sponsor logos can be seen

Occasions

Goals

  • Ensure your performance style aligns with broader event energy
  • Resist the temptation to choose everything

About Me

Goals

  • Ensure that your written description aligns with the tone of your photos
  • and videos Everyone loves a story – share content which will allow potential users to connect and identify with you

Hints

  • Maintain a conversational tone, and put users at ease
  • This is your chance to sell yourself – focus on the experience you will provide!

Setlist

Goals

  • Goals
  • Be honest about what you need from the host to provide the experience
  • they expect Use this opportunity to ask for those things that will make you comfortable Discuss all the practical things that should be confirmed with the host prior to
  • the gig

Hints

  • Consider what you need to perform – electricity, breaks if needed, etc
  • Will you have enough room?
  • Ensure that the host is aware of your space requirements
  • Be upfront about any personal safety concerns

Expectations

Goals

  • Be honest about what you need from the host to provide the experience they expect
  • Use this opportunity to ask for those things that will make you comfortable Discuss all the practical things that should be confirmed with the host prior to the gig

Hints

  • Consider what you need to perform – electricity, breaks if needed, etc
  • Will you have enough room? Ensure that the host is aware of your space requirements
  • Be upfront about any personal safety concerns

Instruments

Goals

  • Not a contest to see who can play the most instruments
  • List only those instruments which you will actually perform
  • GIXON is for both musicians and singers

Hints

  • Users are most likely drawn to those with single instrument expertise

Social

Goals

  • Ensure links are relevant to your personal performance career
  • Utilize GIXON in your social media accounts to promote yourself for
  • efficient booking
  • This is an opportunity to provide additional content to support your gi

Forbidden Content

Gixon will never allow:

  • Abusive or derogatory content
  • Nudity
  • Passing off other people’s work as your own
  • Anything that breaches established copyright laws

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