SWATTBooks got their new book cover by running a design contest:
Non-Techie IT Guide Needs Playful Cover
Check out SWATTBooks's Book cover contest…
Speaking Their Language: The Non-Techie's Guide to Understanding IT & Cybersecurity Management
Speaking Their Language: The Non-Techie's Guide to Understanding IT & Cybersecurity Management is intended for business owners, non-profit directors and individuals in management positions who are responsible for making sure their organization has the proper IT services. It informs the reader on the information they need to understand to make educated decisions for their organization and manage their internal or extern IT team. It is written for those who understand business/non-profit operations and does not require a technical understanding of IT & cybersecurity.
Business Owner, CEO, Manager/Decision Maker Even gender split, 40’s, fairly well educated, and experienced in their management field, but no hands on IT experience (in terms of doing) but may have some basic experience in overseeing IT staff
Book cover type
Simple and professional but can be a little bit playful. Typographic based, maybe with some abstract graphic. Look at books by Mike Michalowicz for inspiration.
What to avoid
No photographs, or stock illustrations. The author does do not want it to look nerdy like a technical manual.
Every design category has flexible pricing for all budgets. Book cover starts at $299.
It all began with a design brief.
A quick, interactive guide helped them understand their design style and captured exactly what they needed in their book cover.
Designers across the globe delivered design magic.
SWATTBooks collaborated with designers to refine their ideas
When design entries come in, you can rate them so designers know what you’re looking for in your logo design.
99designs has great collaboration tools so you can pinpoint and capture your ideas
And then… they selected a winner!
Along the way, they met lots of talented designers…
We think contests are a super fun way to get design.
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