Announcements

New crowdSPRING policy in LOGO projects!

admin | March 1st, 2010

Hi All, For a long time now, many Creatives in our community have wanted to submit entries to logo design projects showing their design on various “collateral” items, such as tee shirts, hats, packaging, business cards, etc. Until now, we have not permitted this, because we felt it was unfair to other creatives who could […]

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Crowdsourced Writing Projects on crowdSPRING

Ross and Mike | February 10th, 2010

“Write without pay until someone offers to pay” – Mark Twain Since May 2008, the crowdSPRING community (now over 50,000 creatives, from 170+ countries!) has helped thousands of entrepreneurs, small businesses, startups, agencies, and Brands (from over 70 countries), with graphic, website, and industrial design projects. We’ve paid millions of dollars to designers and want […]

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New Year’s Resolutions

admin | January 19th, 2010

The hard part’s not making the resolution it’s sticking to it… For that reason we wanted to see what everyone’s New Year’s Resolutions were for 2010 so we posted a contest on Facebook gave everyone a week and a half to get their submissions in and Pete and I picked a winner. And the $50 […]

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New Features for Buyers and Creatives

Ross and Mike | December 21st, 2009

Last week, after many months of development during 2009, we released 100% new software code for crowdspring.com. While rewriting the code that powers our site, we made a number of improvements – for both buyers and creatives. Here’s a list of those improvements and a brief description of each: Improvements for Buyers Ability to save […]

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An Update About Our Site Upgrade

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 13th, 2009

We want to give you a few more details about our site upgrade and why it’s taken longer than we originally anticipated. We won’t try to explain all the technical details at this point but, if you’re curious, we’ll try to give you a quick low-down on where things stand in the video below. We […]

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Site Maintenance on December 11, 2009

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 10th, 2009 3632245095_abdd79def6_o-300x187.jpg

On Friday (December 11), to improve the speed and stability of our site, we’ll be upgrading both the hardware and software that powers crowdspring.com. During those upgrades, our site will be offline – but we’ll update you about our progress when you visit our homepage. We will begin the maintenance at 9:30 am CST/ 3:30 […]

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Pastasourcing? Buon appetite!

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 4th, 2009 pasta-300x225.jpg

Barilla is a prestigious Italian Pasta and Bakery Company, born in Italy more than a century ago (1877). They’ve decided to try a new form of pasta design – pastasourcing! (credit for that term to @LenKendall) Nearly everyone around the world knows the shapes of spaghetti, rigatoni and fettuccine. Think you can do better? Think […]

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The Soul Of A Creative Community

Ross Kimbarovsky | December 2nd, 2009 audrees-portrait1-298x300.png

Our community never ceases to amaze us. More than 47,000 designers from over 170 countries now work on crowdSPRING. We believe we have the best creative community in the world – and we constantly look for ways to make it even better. Earlier today, crowdSPRING announced the winners of our SPRINGY awards. One of the […]

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crowdSPRING’s Inaugural SPRINGY Awards Winners Announced!

admin | December 2nd, 2009 trophy-300x288.gif

And the winners are… I know you all have been chomping at the bit to see who the top dogs of crowdSPRING are for 2009.  Without further adieu, I give you crowdSPRING’s SPRINGY Awards winners! Most Winningest Designer of the Year – The word may be made up but it’s the only word that’s able […]

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