3 Easy Steps To Organize A Logo Design Contest On Designfier


Designing is the foundation of all the brand identity elements of a company. Especially the logo design which is essentially the face of a brand. 

And in order to portray the right message to the audience, proper brand representation is required which can only be achieved by strategic designing. 

Hence, one can say that visual illustrations can make or break a brand depending upon their usage.

Talking about designing, logo design is the most common brand identity element as it basically imparts the first impression of the brand, on the audience. 

And making that first impression, a long lasting one is necessary as it determines how well the audience will connect with the brand. Hence, designing plays a vital role in establishing a brand.

Making the ideal logo design for your brand can be achieved by hiring a professional for the job. This professional help can either be in the form hiring designers from agencies or organizing logo contests for the same. 

Out of the two, the agency method is the traditional one which usually takes a lot of time and research work for selecting the right designer for the job. 

On the other hand, organizing a logo illustration contest eliminates all the negatives of the agency methods and adds on more positives to it. 

For starters, you don’t have to choose between a few designers for the job, several skilled professionals (from all around the world) compete for making the best logo design for you. This is the reason why logo contest is a superior mode of availing professional services for all your brand identity elements, not just the logo. 

We focus on design-oriented websites today and especially the best one. 

Designfier is your answer to all the designing related questions. The website specializes is not just logo designs but all sorts of brand identity elements. i.e. business cards, social media etc. 

Hence, today we uncover on “how to organize a logo design contest on Designfier.”

Running a logo design contest for the first time on Designfier can look like a tedious task initially. But it is as simple as filling out a form on a website. 

Most of the work is done by the website itself, your job is to just fill in the required details.

How to write the description?

Writing the abstract is not as complex as it sounds, you just have to mention what you want in your logo design

The details are up to you, if you want a simple and elegant , not much detail will be required. 

But, if you are looking for something unique, you might have to go into more detail. Another alternative is by providing samples or examples. 

If you are looking for a specific something, it is advised to provide some examples from other websites or some pictures.

There are no rules on description limits when it comes to the logo contest. You can organize the contest with as little information as you like and let the professionals do the thinking. 

In most cases, the logo design contest is basically a brainstorming process for the organizers, where they can get some ideas about their logo.

How will I know which design to choose?

Pick whatever clicks with you. However, in situations where it is a very close call between two or more designs, and you cannot decide which one to go with. 

It is better to take advice from your friends, family, and colleagues to make the choice easier.

What if you don’t like any of the submitted results?

In crowdsourcing, various experienced designers provide different results to choose from and this is the biggest pro of organizing a logo contest. 

Even if you don’t like any of the submitted results, you will surely get loads of ideas about the ideal logo illustrations for your brand. The best alternative is to communicate with the designers regarding what changes could be made in order to make the logo design more appealing. 

In situations where nothing clicks with you, Designfier’s 100% cash-back policy comes in handy. Hence, there is nothing to lose.

How does it work?

We know what crowdsourcing is; we know what a logo contest is. Now, let us discuss how it actually works:
– The first and the most important step in the entire process is providing a proper description regarding the logo contest. 

This description should have the basic details about the logo design. It can be as detailed as you would like it to be. However, providing at least the basic details is essential. 

Also, the deadlines and timings (if any) are also supposed to go in here.

  • Now, the actual designing process commences. Elite designers tied up with Designfier take part in the designing contest. They make some innovative designs based on the brief provided by you. Most of the designs start rolling in within a few hours of starting the illustration contest.
  • After receiving some logos, you can send them back for some edits. This process evolves a brilliant illustrations into something extraordinary.
  • In this step, you have to choose the ideal design for your brand from the innovative ideas. It is suggested to pick whatever clicks with you.
  • If you don’t like any designs even after the edits, you can get your money back. More information on that is provided in the Designfier refund policy.

In conclusion, organizing a logo design contest on Designfier is a good thing for your brand. Even if you don’t get the desired result, you will get various ideas on how you want things to be. It can be considered as a brainstorming session at the least. 

And it is guaranteed that you will gain something positive out of the entire experience. You don’t need any technical knowledge to organize a logo design contest on Designfier. Leave the heavy lifting to the professionals.

Henny Darwin is a content strategist and moderator at Designfier, one of the leading graphic design marketplaces.