Fire up your design career!
Are you well-skilled with design programs as Photoshop, Illustrator or InDesign? Design the perfect logo, website, infographic, bookcover or other 90 categories at 99designs.com. 99design is a creative marketplace that makes it easy for designers and clients to work together to create designs they love.
Two ways of work
At 99designs you got two ways to work. One is to work directly with clients and two is to compete with the community. You can compete with the community by joining design projects, a competition between designers to create the winning design for a client’s design brief. Besides you practice on your designskills, these design contests gives you the possibility to setup contacts and strenght-up your portfolio. After you have won a contest clients can hire you back and starting 1-on-1 projects.
Four stages of the Design Contest
The design contest has four stages that take place over a number of days, as follows:
Every contest starts with the demand of the client. The client has a design problem wherefor he briefed a project at 99designs.com. In this brief you can read specific conditions about the designgap and see the contests cash prize.
After the client has briefed the project at 99designs.com, designers from all around the world can see the project in the 99designs marketplace. They compete for the prize by submitting designs that meet the brief.
The client gives feedback and direction to the designers to help them improve on their designs through two rounds of competition.
Finally, the client picks the winner. The winning designer receives the prize money and the client gets the design files with full copyright of the winning design.