Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

The Berlin Wall has become a historic symbol of Germany, memorialized through art work and the country’s memories. The day the Wall fell and the peaceful revolution that followed has not been forgotten. In honor of that monumental moment, we came up with a very special challenge for our German design community: create a poster... Read More

November 8th By

Introducing your new profile page

Presentation is the key to any professional activity and if there’s one place to make yourself shine, it’s on your profile page. That’s why we’re so pleased to announce the launch of the new Designer Profiles! Our goal at 99designs is to create the ultimate professional nexus between designers and businesses. The profile is often your first chance to impress clients searching for designers to... Read More

October 20th By

We’re proud to announce 99designs’ latest milestone!

As of this month, we’ve paid out a whopping $80 million dollars to our design community, and we couldn’t have done it without you! Your amazing talent, hard work and professionalism is what makes 99designs the strongest design marketplace in the world. Today, we span 196 countries with nine languages and 850,000 designers. 1-to-1 projects have seen... Read More

September 24th By

Announcing the winner of the Hershey logo contest!

For more than a century, The Hershey Company has delighted candy cravings around the world. With the announcement of their contemporary new logo, we couldn’t help but reach out to our community to see if they were also up for the challenge. So who’s the sweetest of the bunch? We’re excited to announce the winner of... Read More

September 19th By

Join us in protecting a free and open internet

The internet is built on the idea that all data should be treated equally. This level playing field has made it possible for companies like 99designs to grow, and, with that, for small businesses and designers to make meaningful connections. In the U.S., the FCC is considering a plan that would allow internet service providers to grant... Read More

September 10th By

Announcing the Hershey logo community contest!

For more than a century, The Hershey Company has provided the world with tons of confectionary treats including Twizzlers, Kit Kats, Reese’s and (of course) the famous Hershey Kiss. This week they unveiled their new logo and it’s been met with… a mixed reception. No matter what your opinion is about their new logo, it seems like the... Read More

September 3rd By

Let’s celebrate 99,999 Facebook Likes!

We did it! We passed 99,999 Likes on our Facebook page – and it’s all because of you, our amazing community. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kb0hunZ0AEo?list=UU-xU–XxSovzJq07jwmZrsw&w=624&h=351] Thanks for keeping the 99designs page going strong with all of your comments, likes and shares! To celebrate this massive milestone, we’ve rounded a few of our most epic posts. Click on the links below to explore community... Read More

September 3rd By

99designs Cafe heads to Surabaya

99designs Cafe is back again! This time in Surabaya at the awesome Stilrod Cafe. With a charming British theme, the cafe was a spacious and cosy gem in the midst of the hustle and bustle of the city. This month’s event focused on typography. The talk was presented by Kak Ani (“Kak” means “Big Sis”), who is an experienced visual communication lecturer... Read More

August 26th By

99designs Cafe returns to Jakarta, Indonesia

The second 99designs Cafe took place in Jakarta on July 12th, gathering a small collective of Indonesian designers to share their passion for design. This time, the event played host to Platinum designer Stevanus Gerald who shared his insight on contest selection and workflow. Based on a quick survey taken during the last 99designs Cafe, we knew... Read More

July 28th By

Announcing the winners of the 99designs Cup!

The FIFA World Cup is arguably the largest sporting event every 4 years and this year was no exception. With our German office celebrating (and our Brazil office commiserating their first loss on home soil since 1975 – with a 62 game unbeaten streak) we decided to run a “Cup” of our own. To highlight the... Read More

July 25th By