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  1. What is Tumbhi?
  2. What will Tumbhi.com do?
  3. Who are the people behind Tumbhi.com?
  4. What are the differentiators of Tumbhi.com?
  5. Is Tumbhi.com Free?
  6. Do I have to register to use Tumbhi.com?
  7. As an artist,how do I get started on Tumbhi.com?
  8. My email id is not accepted while registration?
  9. I don't want people to see my address and phone number. I prefer to be contacted by email alone.
  10. Tumbhi does not display any contact number by default
  11. What is My Showcase Page?
  12. How to publish My Showcase Page?
  13. What is a portfolio?
  14. Why should I add description and tags (keywords)?
  15. I am having issues uploading the files. My files (photos,videos,audio) are not getting uploaded. Why is this happening?
  16. How to make the most from my portfolio?
  17. How do I rate the artwork(s)?
  18. Why is the long process of reviewing,moderation and screening?
  19. What are activity points?
  20. How do I remove my account/profile?
  21. Tumbhi.com does not allow?

What is Tumbhi?

Tumbhi is an online portal that seeks to transforms the lives of artists,art lovers and art seekers. It connects aspiring,patron-starved artists to suitable patrons and art lovers globally. It gives undiscovered artists around the world a global platform to express their true artistic talents and to further spur their latent creativity. Tumbhi aims to provide art lovers and art seekers access to unique,hidden talent that only the Internet can allow. Want to know more? Register FREE on Tumbhi.com and create your portfolio A registered member,you can showcase your talent through online portfolio with images,video and audio and improve your chances of selection.
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What will Tumbhi.com do?

Tumbhi will leverage and nurture your talent. No more do you need to run from one corner to another searching for auditions,no need to call casting directors everyday,no need to stand outside Bollywood studios,no need to carry big portfolios everywhere,no shady Hotel meetings with scrupulous people. Do only that you need to do which is: show your skills.
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Who are the people behind Tumbhi.com?

Eminent people from the industry are the thinkers and makers behind Tumbhi. Tumbhi.com is an initiative by LC Singh (Producer & Writer). Our panel of advisors consists of eminent personalities like Javed Siddhique (Writer),Pankuj Parashar (Director),Om Katare (Theatre Director),Sameer (Lyricist),Uday Singh (PVR Pictures),Nirav Shah (Cinematographer),Lil Mo (R & B Singer) and Pankaj Shukla (Sr. Journalist & Writer)
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What are the differentiators of Tumbhi.com?

  • Tumbhi.com does not charge ANYTHING to the artists for creating their portfolio. Artists can create their online multimedia portfolio absolutely FREE
  • The artworks of the artists are reviewed by famous personalities of the India Film Industry - for FREE
  • Artists get an opportunity to showcase their talent to a wider audience through 'My Showcase'.
  • The website is extremely user-friendly making it easy for even non tech-savvy people to take benefit of this website
  • The portfolio can include Photos,videos,images,audio and external URL's can also be added!
  • Artists have complete control over the listing. They can anytime start,change,edit,remove any part of their listing without any issues.
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Is Tumbhi.com Free?

Yes. It is 100% free
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Do I have to register to use Tumbhi.com?

While you can browse the website without registering,to enjoy all the features,we recommend you register/ sign up on Tumbhi. It is free and takes less than one minute to register on Tumbhi. Click here  to register.
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As an artist,how do I get started on Tumbhi.com?

As a first step,you need to register on Tumbhi.com. You can register using an email address or using your Facebook account. Once you register,we recommend you create your portfolio. You can showcase your talent through pictures,video,audio and images in your portfolio. Once it is created,you can also showcase it to public at large through My Showcase' section. Sign up now to create a profile on Tumbhi.com Top

My email id is not accepted while registration?

Please check if you are entering your email id correctly. For Example: dhawal@gmail.com (No spaces,a valid email id). f your email address is accurate,then it is possible that you have already registered with us. You can try logging in. If you have forgotten your password,you can always retrieve the password by clicking on Forgot Password link.
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I don't want people to see my address and phone number. I prefer to be contacted by email alone.

We advise you to provide your phone number so your enquiries can connect with you instantly.
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Tumbhi does not display any contact number by default

By default the contact number is not displayed on the website. However,if you wish to display it,select the option Display my mobile number to other users in your portfolio settings.
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What is My Showcase Page?

My Showcase is a dedicated area for artists to give them a platform to showcase their talents to public at large.
Through this page:
  1. Artists can show/share their portfolio to the world
  2. Artists can receive comments from other Tumbhi users
  3. Artists can create their individual online identity.
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How to publish My Showcase Page?

You need to follow the steps below to publish your "My Showcase' page:
  • To create the Showcase page click on "My Showcase' tab on "My page'
  • Fill in all the required details and publish the portfolio.
  • Once you click on Publish my showcase or Preview,you will be directed to the Showcase Page (User Page) which will open in a new window.
  • If the profile is incomplete and you click on Preview,you will be directed to the Showcase Page (User Page) which will open in a new window. Top of the page will have a display “Hi Firstname,This is a preview of your Portfolio My Showcase Page” with Your Profile is _ % complete bar in front of it. Edit button will also be present. Clicking on it will redirect you to the "My Profile' pop-up where you can update his profile information.
  • The top of the page will have a display "Hi,Congratulations! Your portfolio My Showcase Page is ready to be Published" with Publish Now and Edit buttons in front of it. Click on Publish Now to publish your showcase page!
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What is a portfolio?

A portfolio is the showcase of your talent. Traditionally,artists have been creating physical portfolios in the form of photo albums or CDs. However,with the emergence of Internet,now artists can create a better and more attractive multimedia portfolio with pictures,video and also audio. Tumbhi.com offers you an opportunity to create your own portfolio for FREE. Create one and showcase your talent to the world. Click here to create portfolio
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Why should I add description and tags (keywords)?

Tumbhi is a platform of artists and art lovers. Art lovers comes to the website and search for the artworks and portfolios of their interests. To be found by the right art lovers,you need to make your portfolio searchable and the tags and description make your portfolio searchable. To add the tags and description,fill in the you description,inspiration and tag words sections on portfolio submission page.
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I am having issues uploading the files. My files (photos,videos,audio) are not getting uploaded. Why is this happening?

This could typically happen if your files are more than the permitted size limit for the file type. Please check and see to it that your files meet the size limit requirements. However,if you still face issues,write to us at support@tumbhi.com
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How to make the most from my portfolio?

3 simple steps = More responses. More views. More calls.
Step 1- Complete your profile (Fully.)
Step 2- Add images,audio and video (Let the world see your portfolio from all angles)
Step 3- Invite your friends to rate your portfolio (Tell them to show some loyalty and rank your images,videos and audio and make you a star!)
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How do I rate the artwork(s)?

To rate an artwork,login to Tumbhi.com using your credentials. Visit the portfolio or showcase page for the artists whom you would like to rate and then select your rating.
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Why is the long process of reviewing,moderation and screening?

Although we'd like to get your details up faster,we also want you to be safe when you are on Tumbhi and not waste your time with wrong or fake interactions. We want only genuine artists,services and art seekers to register online and contact you. Therefore,every portfolio and business listing undergoes a basic screening process before it is showed onto the website. And our reviewers review your portfolio and provide their invaluable comments to give much needed credence and boost.
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What are activity points?

These are the points which the user gets based on his various levels of interaction on the portal. Users can increase their activity points to receive attractive offers/gifts etc (If any). Some of the activities that help you in increasing your activity points:Sign up,Profile completion,Upload an artwork or Artwork Submission,Profile photo,My showcase page creation,Add a comment,Visit an artwork,Share your artwork and get rated,Rating of artwork,Suggest a friend to sign up with Tumbhi etc.
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How do I remove my account/profile?

To delete an account,send us an email to support@tumbhi.com
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Tumbhi.com does not allow?

Important Copyright Notice: Do not upload any TV shows,music videos,music concerts or commercials without permission unless they consist entirely of content created by you. By clicking "Upload", you are representing that this content does not violate Tumbhi's Terms of Use  and that you own all copyrights with or have authorization to upload it. The uploaded material should not be anti-national in nature. The uploaded material should not hurt the religious sentiments of any caste,creed etc. Members uploading copyright,obscene,abusive and pornographic material will be legally prosecuted under section 67 of the Information Technology Act and section 297 of the Indian Penal Code and Tumbhi holds the right to remove such content and de-activate your account permanently. Lastly,we do not allow images to be uploaded that contain celebrities,nudity,art or watermark. Make sure it's not the case. If you have more questions, write to us.
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