How do I run a successful design contest?
The key to a successful design contest is to stay active.
Give designers feedback: Log into your 99designs…
Should I email the contest holder my design once I'm done?
If you don’t use our Design handover process, you have no guarantee that you’ll get…
When and how do I report a contest?
You should report any contest that you see breaking the 99designs user guidelines. This way, you can help keep…
What do I do if the contest holder doesn't pay me?
Ah, that’s a trick question! All contests are paid up-front, then 99designs pays the winning…
How do I submit a design into a contest?
Submitting a design is a breeze!
From the contest page, click the orange "Submit Design". Once you've entered…
Which package should I choose for my contest?
At 99designs, you can choose a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum package for your design contest.
How do I leave comments in my contest?
You can leave public comments for everyone who visits your contests, as well as private comments that can only…
What design files should I deliver to my clients?
At 99designs, designers are expected to deliver professional-standard design files. Your client may require…
How do I prepare my design entries for contests?
When you’re submitting designs to a contest, upload a JPEG or PNG file that’s smaller than 2048…
How to use the cropping tool
How do you get your designs to stand out in front of a client? The cropping tool may be your best…