Introducing crowdsourced naming contests on SitePoint


We’re often asked on 99designs, SitePoint, and “Can you help me run a contest to name my thingy?”

Well, now we can!

There’s a new section in the SitePoint Marketplace (shortcut: to help you find your new shiny thingy a name… whether it’s for your new business, your web site, or even your new pet.

After all, everything needs a name — right?

Running your naming contest is easy:

  • Simply create a new listing
  • Nominate a prize for the best entry (minimum $50)
  • Then watch the ideas roll in!

Best of all — for a limited time, it’s FREE to post your contest!

If you’re a creative type and want to earn some extra cash, why not head over and suggest some names of your own. Who knows, you could win the cash!

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Jason Aiken is the Community Director of 99designs.