Creating Filters & Alerts

Do you want to see only jobs and services relevant to you? You can customize your feeds and notifications with Filters & Alerts. When there is an addition to your custom feed, you will receive an SMS text, email, or push notification.

How to view default filters:

  1. Select Tools from the bottom navigation
  2. Select Filters & Alerts
  3. View Preloaded Filters (these are always available for you to view)
    • Local Jobs – Opportunities near your local zip code (you change your zip code in your profile)
    • Virtual or Remote Jobs – Jobs available remotely
    • Local Services – Services near your local zip code (change your zip code in your profile)
    • Virtual or Remote Services – Services available remotely

How to set up custom filters and alerts:

  1. Select Tools from the bottom navigation
  2. Select Filters & Alerts
  3. Tap Create Filter Now
    • Toggle on if you want to include jobs
    • Toggle on if you want to include people
    • Choose categories:
      • Home & Handyman
      • Tech & Web
      • Family
      • Transportation
      • Business Services
      • Events
      • Artisan
      • Health & Fitness
    • Enter a relevant skill and tap the + button
    • Select Show only Virtual or Remote or enter a specific location
  4. Tap Save For Later
  5. Enter a filter name for easy identification
  6. Turn your filter into an alert by toggling on notification methods
    • SMS
    • Email
    • Push
  7. Tap Save
  8. Revisit Filter & Alerts to see your saved filters

Learn more about your Moonlighting feeds in the Exploring Moonlighting Feeds tutorial.

 

 

FAQs

Do I have to choose a notification preference in my custom filters?

No, you can save the filters without receiving any alerts.

How do I get more relevant job alerts?

You can customize your job alerts by categories, skills and location. When creating or editing your filters, ensure that your skill tags are specific and relevant to your expertise.

How do I view only jobs in my feed?

You can customize your feed by creating a custom filter or select Jobs in the toolbar.

How do I see only services in my feed?

You can customize your feed by creating a custom filter or select People for Hire in the toolbar to view people and services.

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