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Do crowdsourced design contests work? You be the judge – and win!

Posted on by Ville Miettinen

… research, Crowdspring, designoutpost, designcrowd, MycroBurst, designcontest, and redesignme all seem to offer a great service as well.

This decision out of the way, the first step is to create the challenge, decide on a prize and provide a design brief.

As we had a clear vision of what we wanted, we were able to provide competitors with very detailed, specific instructions relating to things like colors. We also gave them various images of our brand identity and some …

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Winner takes it all?

Posted on by Tommaso De Benetti

… as a source of inspiration. Even so, there is much criticism of how it and similar sites (such as reDesignMe, MycroBurst, CrowdSpring ) operate.

Minority report

Some claim that this kind of crowdsourcing incentivizes quantity over quality (note 99designs’ mantra “a new design uploaded on the site every 7 seconds” ). There may be some truth to such claims, although presumably the fact that people are actively using the site suggests that they believe the results are worth the …

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