One great thing about the internet is there’s an abundant amount of creative ways to make money online.
If you are a graphic designer, web designer or just a creative person in general. Then be sure to head over to 99Designs.com and get those creative juices flowing.
What is 99 Designs?
99 Designs is a crowd sourcing design market place. Clients who are in need of creative help hold design contests. Designers then enter the contests by submitting their artwork. If you’re an artist, illustrator or designer and you are selected you win the contract and get the job, and you get paid.
Sounds pretty good!
Similar to some of the other ways to make money for traveling. The really awesome thing about 99 Designs is you can do it from anywhere. You can work from home, on the road or while traveling. Which makes it a good candidate to help fund and prolong your travels and be location independent.
What Kind of Design Contests are There?
The following are some of the jobs you might find on 99 Designs:
- Logo design
- Business card design
- T-shirt design
- Postcard or flyer design
- Brochure design
- Product packaging design
- Web page design
- Mobile app design
- Icon or button design
- Banner ad design
- Book cover design
As you can see there is a good variety of different job types on offer.
A quick look around 99 Designs show jobs paying anywhere from $100 to $200 dollars on up to over $1000 dollars. There are plenty of design jobs on offer and plenty of opportunity to make some extra money.
Singing up is fast, easy and painless. It only takes a moment. Once you are all signed up you can complete your profile and start browsing the jobs on offer.
How and Do I Get Paid?
- Payza (formerly Alertpay)
- Western Union
If you are online chances are you already have at least one of the above mentioned accounts. I for one, really like the option of using Western Union as a form of payment.
Getting paid can take up to 10 working days.
If you’re serious about traveling or making some extra money 99Designs is at least worth taking a look at.