Frequently Asked Questions


How do I register?

First choose your account type. Are you an individual designer or do you represent a company?

Enter your email, and pick a password.

You will receive an email to your designated email, with instructions on how to login.

How do I pick a password?

Try to pick a password that is hard to guess, but is something that you can remember. Your password must be a minimum of 5-characters. It is advisable that the password contain both digits (0-9) and letters.

What happens if I forget my password?

Just reset it from the login link on the menu bar.

How do I delete my account?

Please send an email to info@tasmeemME.com from the email you registered asking us to delete your account. If you decide to reregister you must build your portfolio from scratch and reenter your information.

Can I register more than one account?

Yes you can, however each account must be associated with a unique email address. If you are the owner of two different companies, two accounts are appropriate. Or, if you simply want to distinguish between two very different designers feel free to use two accounts. It is your decision whether or not to combine or separate your two accounts.

Do I have to use my real name?

Yes. tasmeemME is a professional networking site, real names are required. If we receive a complaint regarding a nickname we will advise you to edit your name, and reserve the right to delete offensive accounts. When you sign in as an individual you will be prompted for a First Name and a Last Name. When you sign in as a company, you will be prompted to enter the complete company name.

Can I change my name?

Yes. However, do keep in mind that tasmeemME is a professional networking site. This means that clients and contacts will identify you primarily by your real name. For this reason, we recommend that you do not change your name, unless it has been changed legally. tasmeemME reserves the right to delete accounts that it suspects are not attributable to legitimate names.

What personal information should I include in my profile?

The information you choose to include is what people will see when they enter your page. Start by filling out the information that will help people identify you — Basic, Education, Work Experience, and Skills.

What picture should I use for my profile?

Many designer’s use images of their own work as their profile picture; companies choose to use their logo. While that is an option, using your own picture will also help other designer’s to identify you. We recommend picking a picture that best represents who you are. If you are still confused, check out what other designers are using. Keep in mind that your picture as well as all other profile information is editable.

Should I be afraid of putting my personal information on the internet?

tasmeemME has many privacy controls. Most important of which is that only registered tasmeemME users will be able to see your information, and only registered users will be able to contact you through the site. Your external contact information remains hidden.

What if I want to change the email address associated with my account?

Only one email address can be associated with an account at a single time. If you wish to change your email go into Account Settings and enter the new email address.

Can I sign up if I am not in the Middle East?

Yes. While tasmeemME’s focus is the Middle East, anyone can sign up.

How old do I have to be to use tasmeemME?

You have to be at least 16 years old to use tasmeemME. Parental permission is also advised for those under 18.

Can I sign up if I am still a student?

Yes. Featuring your student work in a portfolio will help you make professional connections before you graduate.

How do I get updates on tasmeemME?

All updates are featured on the tasmeemME homepage, and you will also receive email notifications.

What do I do after registration?

After you create your account, set up your portfolio.

Your portfolio is what friends and professional associates will see about you on tasmeemME. It is not intended to be a personal page, but rather a professional outlet.

Reporting Abuse

What about if I see a copyright infringement in someone’s portfolio?

If you see someone claiming another artist’s work as their own please email info@tasmeemME.com.

How do I report abuse?

Report abuse by emailing info@tasmeemME.com.

What is abuse?

Abuse may consist of abusive language, spamming, impersonation, copyright infringements.


How do I message someone?

Messages cost $19.99 for a bundle of 10 conversations with different users. To start, click the "Message" button on a user's profile page or the explore designers page, then click the "Pay Now" button. You will then be redirected to a secure PayPal page, where transactions takes place, after which you will be able to proceed with your message.

How do I delete messages?

Click “Delete Message”.

Who can I message?

You can message anybody on the tasmeemME Network. Spamming, however, is prohibited. You can only use the tasmeemME message system to message people within the tasmeemME network.

How do I know if I receive a message?

If you receive a message on tasmeemME, an email will be sent informing you of the message. When you log in, you will also get a notice that you've received a new message.

How do I know if somebody has followed me?

If you somebody follows you on tasmeemME, an email will be sent informing you. When you log in, you will also get a notice that you have a new follower.

How do I follow a user?

You can follow by clicking the “+ Follow” button on a Designer's profile.

How do I un-follow someone?

You can un-follow by clicking the “X” button on a Designer's profile.

Will people be able to see my email address?

No. Your email address will remain private, unless you decide to send it to a connection. Within the tasmeemME messaging network email addresses are not used.

Who should I follow?

Anybody who you know, who's work you appreciate, or are associated with professionally.

Can I rate people?

tasmeemME is in the process of developing a rating system for Designer’s work. Check back for updates on its status.

Who can browse my portfolio?

Anyone who is registered for tasmeemME can browse your portfolio. There are no privacy settings for the account, so only post artwork that you would like other community members to view, appreciate and comment on. Unregistered users cannot browse portfolios.

How do I leave comments on work?

Under each project, comments can be left by clicking in the comment box underneath.

How do I know if somebody has left a comment on my work?

You will receive both an email and an on site notification when somebody leaves comments on any of your projects.

What comments are appropriate to leave?

Comments may compliment or criticize work. They may be technical questions asking about techniques or styles. Any comments using polite professional language are appropriate. Any comments that are abusive include those with inappropriate language and/or attach the individual Designers. Such comments may be reported by the album owner.

Can I delete the comments?

You can delete comments you left on people’s work. You can also delete comments people left on your work.



What type of files can I include in my portfolio?

Any audio, video, or image files can be included. Anything that represents your work.

What should I display in my portfolio?

Portfolios may include any creative work that you wish to share. Personal photographs are not meant for your portfolio. tasmeemME is intended as a professional site for creative designers. Any work that you believe will help market you to potential client is appropriate to include.

Is there a size to how much I can upload on my portfolio?

No, you can upload as many images and designs as you like.

Can I pick my album cover?

Yes you can. After you select all files you'd like to include in your project, click on the "Options" drop down menu and then on the “Cover Image” button.

How can I edit personal information?

On your profile all information can be edited in place by clicking the edit button. Otherwise, you can click the "Profile Settings", and edit from there.

Can I order my images?

Yes you can. No matter what order the files are uploaded, they can rearranged by dragging and dropping them in place.

Can I add captions?

Yes. Each image has room for a caption underneath.

How do I add different projects?

Each time you would like to add a new project just click on a new folder and upload the new files.

Are there any images that I am prohibited from displaying?

Yes. What may be considered art to some is offensive to others. We ask that images or creations containing profanity, nudity, or racism be left out of your projects. Any portfolio containing such images will have the project in question deleted from the system, and a warning sent to the Portfolio owner.

Can I display pictures of other artist’s work?

Yes you can, as long as you attribute the work correctly.

What is the difference between focus and field?

A field is your larger area of work. A focus is your specialization within your field.

Can I pick more than one focus or field?

Yes, please pick as many as apply to you.

Who can browse my portfolio?

Anyone registered with a tasmeemME account can browse your portfolio.

How do I find designer?

Enter a quick search with a name or specialization; or use the advanced search to narrow down your results by location, or focus.

If you just want to browse, the most recent and most popular tasmeemME designers can be found on the Explore designers page in tabs on top. Your search results will appear here instead once they are completed.

Posting Jobs

How do I post a job?

You post a job by clicking on the “Post a Job” button on the navigation bar and filling out the appropriate details, preview and post!

To post a job you must first be a registered member of tasmeemME.

How do I get in touch with applicants?

If you'd like to get in touch with your applicants, you will have to unlock your post. Unlocked posts cost $35 and are paid securely in a one step process through PayPal

Can I edit my job post?

Yes. Just navigate to your "My Jobs"section and click on the "Edit" button of the job you wish to modify.

What happens after I post a job?

After you post a job you will be asked to preview the post, and then the post will become public. Interested designers will apply and you will receive notification of their applications to the account’s email address and on the site.

Searching for Jobs

How do I search for jobs?

There's a simple and advanced search on the left hand side of the Jobs section. You fill in the specifications you're looking for, and the site will narrow down results based on your criteria

Can I find out who else has applied for the job?

No. Applying for a job is private.

How should I price a job?

Since all jobs are public to registered tasmeemME users, you can compare yourself to what is currently available. It is important to price projects fairly, but keep within your budget.

Can I rate the designer’s work?

A rating system is not yet in place but it is coming soon to tasmeemME.

How do I pay the designer?

For now, payment between the designers and the job or project poster is done between the two individuals.

Who guarantees payment?

For now, payment between the designers and the job or project poster is done between the two individuals.

What if the client doesn’t like my work?

Final approval has to come from the client.

Can I rate the client’s work?

A rating system is not yet in place but it is coming soon to tasmeemME.

Do I have direct contact with the client?

Yes you do. If you win a project you will deal directly with the client. All payments will be routed through tasmeemME. See payment section.

How do I send my work to the client?

An attachment of your portfolio will be sent along with your CV and a cover letter when you apply. You may also share files electronically after the job has been unlocked and contact details shared.