NoSpec logo

A failure to acknowledge work as work

Charli Prangley

Charli Prangley on spec work

Florence logo

Milton Glaser on the Florence logo

Win Without Pitching logo

We will not solve problems before we are paid

Design contest spec work

What is spec work?

Haiti beach

Crowdsourcing Haiti

Made in Britain logo

Made in Britain logo revealed

Human Rights logo

Thoughts on the Human Rights logo contest

Himalayas art museum

Typical design contest ending

Florida everglades

Everglades Nation, make it a million

Logo warehouse

Logo warehouses, crowdsourcing, and a lack of understanding

GAP logo

“This wasn’t the right project for crowd sourcing.” — Gap

Broken piggy bank

The designer and the tech guy

The kiddie designers of 99designs


The problem with online design contests