FAQs

Can I enter multiple projects into the same contest?
Most contests accept multiple projects. However, to enter multiple projects to the same contest you'll need to fill out the checkout form individually f...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:41 PM
Can I enter two different projects into a contest simultaneously?
No - Each project needs its own checkout process with that project’s own information included. You can, however, enter one project into multiple contests sim...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 4:55 PM
I entered a contest that is a Coverfly partner, but I don’t see them in my submissions. Does this mean they didn’t receive my entry?
Not necessarily. Different contests have opted to have different functions on Coverfly. Some don’t track their submissions on the Coverfly dashboard or give...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:46 PM
Are my projects public by default?
No.  By default, all of your projects are private. You may make a project public by toggling it in the project view, or by going to My Account > Privacy.
Mon, Oct 2, 2017 at 11:41 AM
Can other writers download and read my work?
No - no matter what privacy setting you choose, only approved industry executives, managers, and agents will be able to read your scripts. If you don’t want...
Sat, Sep 30, 2017 at 4:17 PM
I have great scores and contest placements, but I have not been getting industry reads. Is something wrong?
There are a myriad of reasons you may not be getting read, but most important, make sure your script is public and searchable. To do so, go to My Account an...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:48 PM
How can I get more exposure on my script?
Two things help. First, since hosting is free, make sure to get all your projects up on Coverfly with at least one score, correctly label them, and fill out...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:49 PM
I have a good Coverfly Score and am worried entering more contests will bring it down if I don’t do well - is that true?
No - your Coverfly Score can never go down. It takes a lot of great placements to bring it up, and just because one reader or contest didn’t connect with th...
Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 12:29 PM
What if another script gets a great Coverfly Score and then it never goes down? Will that block me?
The Red List is first sorted by high scores in the last 30 days. Also, the industry is always looking for the hottest new projects, so top scripts will only...
Fri, Aug 24, 2018 at 12:29 PM
Will profile information ever hurt me?
No - While the industry will be able to look for writers by a certain location or experience level, you won’t ever be excluded from a search simply because ...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:51 PM