Messaging contest participants
Contest holders can initiate private chat conversations with any freelancer participating in their contest. This feature will be available regardless of a contest’s status, except for deleted ones.
On the contest page, contest holders can mouse over an entry, and click Chat to initiate a chat conversation with the freelancer who submitted that entry.
Awarded and closed contests
Chat is available regardless of a contest’s status, as long as it is not deleted. Contest holders and winning freelancers both have the option to initiate chat.
1. On the contest page, mouse over the winning entry, and click Handover.
2. The Chat button will be available on the Handover page.