99designs connects more than one million talented freelance designers with creative people, genius entrepreneurs, savvy businesses… anyone who needs great work.
Self-description (from their website)
We make great design work happen with our global community of professional designers. If you'd like to speak to a human, talk to one of our design experts.
Skill levels and worker requirements
99designs curates designer levels based on a strict set of quality standards. Once a designer starts submitting designs to our platform, they will be reviewed by the Designer Curation team (remember: every design counts!). The designer level is determined by the demonstrated level of professionalism and skills across all of the following: Execution of design principles Conceptual thought Technical skills and deliverables Client communication and satisfaction.
Once the designer transfers the copyright for the design to the client and upload the original design files, the client confirms they received what they've expected the designer can request a payout.
Platform revenue derived from
To ensure you retain more of your earnings upfront, the client introduction fee deducts 20% from the first $500 of paid invoices with a new client, with a maximum fee of $100 total.