Entry #477 - Website design - by aloe84
By aloe84

99designs picked a winning design in their website contest

For just $1,250, they received 476 designs from 124 designers.

From logos and business cards to websites and stationery, you can get anything designed by running your own design contest on 99designs.

99designs Homepage Redesign Contest


Custom Website package

Purchased for $1,250

(including 99designs fees)

By Jason Aiken
  • Last feedback - Wed, 11 Jul 2012 17:31:29 +0000
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  • Qualifying
  • The contest was open to all designers


  • Selected finalists
  • The contest holder selected 10 finalists


  • Final round
  • Finalists continued to submit designs


  • Selected a winner
  • The contest holder awarded a winner


Congratulations to the 3 winners

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Design brief

Organization name


Description of business

99designs, the largest online marketplace for crowdsourced graphic design services, enables businesses to source custom logo design, web design, t-shirt design, print design and other graphic design work quickly and affordably by launching design projects to a global community of more than 150,000 designers in 192 countries.

Every week more than 1,200 new design contests are launched allowing designers to showcase their talents on a level playing field while creating the opportunity to reach clients they would not have otherwise been exposed to. Approximately 40% of the projects lead to additional direct work making 99designs a powerful tool for making money and building client relationships.

Organization industry

Art & Design


None specified

Further requirements

You can download our logo here:
Designs will be judged on the following criteria:
1. Usability - how easy, intuitive and enjoyable it is to navigate the page and consume information
2. Visual appeal - the overall attractiveness of the page
3. Clarity and balance - how well the page strikes a balance between our two distinct audiences (clients and designers) so that each immediately understands why the site is relevant to them and the other
4. Personality fit - the degree to which the page fits with the existing site and the overall personality of 99designs
About the 99designs Homepage Redesign Contest
The 99designs Homepage Redesign Contest runs from April 23 to May 14. Submissions will be judged by 99designs staff and a panel of industry experts including Joe Gebbia, co-founder and CPO of Airbnb; Eric Ries, author of the bestselling book “The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses” and the blog “Startup Lessons Learned”; Arem Duplessis, Design Director for The New York Times Magazines; and Mark Harbottle, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of 99designs, Flippa, and SitePoint. 99designs will choose up to three winning homepage designs, and will award a $1,000 cash prize to each winning designer. Following the contest, 99designs will test the homepage designs using its internal testing methodologies, and will incorporate winning elements into the next version of its homepage.

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