Custom-made book or magazine cover design

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Host a design contest and our community of talented designers will compete to create a book or magazine cover you love, or your money back!

  • You describe your exact requirements
  • Designers submit book or magazine covers for review
  • You only pay for the design you like best!

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How book or magazine cover design contests work

  • 1) Compile your design brief

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    • Answer some simple questions about your business and the book or magazine cover design you're looking for.
    • Decide on the amount you wish to pay.
  • 2) Review & provide feedback

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    • Designers submit concepts based on the brief
    • Review and give feedback on designs as they are submitted
  • 3) Pick a winning design!

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    • After 7 days, browse entries and pick your favorite book or magazine cover design. We'll take care of paying the winning designer.
    • Complete handover - receive final high-quality files and full copyright

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  • Tim Ferriss

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    “The design project I ran on 99designs to generate ideas for the cover of my new book Becoming Superhuman was a smashing success.”

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    “Instead of paying 1 designer for 3 versions of a book cover, we can take that same fee and work with an unlimited number of designers.”

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    “The 99designs staff have always been helpful and available and I can actually tell by their level of support that they care about me.”

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Winning book or magazine cover designs

Recent book or magazine cover design contests

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Entry #49 - Book cover design - by alerim

Popular Contest Entries +45 more entries submitted by 15 designers

Entry #49 - Book cover design - by alerimEntry #48 - Book cover design - by alerimEntry #43 - Book cover design - by iZedEntry #41 - Book cover design - by leedunning289
This project is to design a book cover for a fantasy adventure novel. The main character is about 20 years old, so th...
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Entry #149 - Book cover design - by Mr Wolf

Popular Contest Entries +145 more entries submitted by 31 designers

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I am Semi-Retired- Prior 30 Years as Psychotherapist- relations, communication, substance abuse, anger control & Clin...
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Entry #158 - Book cover design - by 9greenstudio

Popular Contest Entries +151 more entries submitted by 32 designers

Entry #158 - Book cover design - by 9greenstudioEntry #156 - Book cover design - by Adi BustamanEntry #154 - Book cover design - by 9greenstudioEntry #152 - Book cover design - by 9greenstudio
"Triunfa con tu ebook" is an ebook that explains step by step how to be successful launching your own ebook
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Entry #108 - Book cover design - by creativesoul31

Popular Contest Entries +99 more entries submitted by 15 designers

Entry #108 - Book cover design - by creativesoul31Entry #107 - Book cover design - by VaspaEntry #105 - Book cover design - by Marco RanoEntry #104 - Book cover design - by Zehriya
I need an intense book cover for my novel, 'Terror On The High Seas.' The book will be 6 x 9 and will be published b...
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Entry #83 - Book cover design - by Venanzio

Popular Contest Entries +77 more entries submitted by 20 designers

Entry #83 - Book cover design - by VenanzioEntry #81 - Book cover design - by Theother31Entry #80 - Book cover design - by Theother31Entry #79 - Book cover design - by Theother31
This is a book on Thaddeus Stevens - the United State Senator that help President Lincoln get slavery abolished in th...
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Entry #237 - Book cover design - by Exypnos

Popular Contest Entries +233 more entries submitted by 60 designers

Entry #237 - Book cover design - by ExypnosEntry #236 - Book cover design - by Adi BustamanEntry #235 - Book cover design - by Sherwin SoyEntry #234 - Book cover design - by Sherwin Soy
This book will help people get interviews and meet potential employers that without this book they would not have a c...
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Entry #89 - Book cover design - by Sherwin Soy

Popular Contest Entries +89 more entries submitted by 34 designers

Entry #89 - Book cover design - by Sherwin SoyEntry #87 - Book cover design - by Sherwin SoyEntry #84 - Book cover design - by Sherwin SoyEntry #80 - Book cover design - by Bulak_Design
This product is targeting Facebook page owners, who own a page for their business which could be selling products, se...
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Still have questions?

How many designers will be working on my project?
A typical contest has dozens of designers competing to produce the best design. The more money you offer, the more designers you'll attract.
What if I don’t like any of the designs that I get?
We have a 100% money-back guarantee! If you don't like any designs, then simply contact us within 60 days and we'll give you a complete refund.
How many design entries will I get to choose from?
On average, we receive 90+ entries per book or magazine cover design contest, from dozens of different designers over a 7 day period.
How much does it cost to run a book or magazine cover design contest?
You set the budget! Pricing starts at $299 and in general, the more money you offer, the more book or magazine cover designs you will have to choose from.
Will the designers tailor their designs to suit my business?
Our designers create designs according to your requirements, so every entry to your design contest is tailor-made just for you!
Can I get designers to revise the designs they create for me?
Absolutely. Designers thrive on guidance, so the more feedback you provide, the better the quality of your finished product.
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