What is Tabularaza?
Tabularaza is design contest website where designers can meet clients who need logos, webdesign, and other designs.
Where can I find the user agreement?
You can find the user agreement here.
What is Design Contest?
Design contest is an event where someone who needs a design (called Contest Holder) is offering prize(s) to designers who are participating to create the design based on contest holder's requirements. The contest holder will chose the winner(s) based on the best design that contest holder prefers, and the prize(s) will be awarded to the winner(s).
How does a Design Contest work?
How to launch a contest?
You need to sign up at our site. After you signed up, just follow the Launch Contest link and the instruction. Tell about what design you need and the prize(s) that you offer to the designers who participate in your contest.
What is a guaranteed contest?
Guaranteed contest is a contest where contest holder pre-pays the prize(s) to us before the contest live. The prize(s) will be transferred to contest's winner(s) when the contest ended. Guaranteed contest is not a must, but we encourage you to do so because it will build the trust between you and the designers, and they will more likely to participate in your contest.
What is a private contest?
Private contest is a contest that is hidden from Search Engine and only accessible for registered members. This is useful when you want to launch a contest that is hidden from public.
How can I choose the contest winner(s)?
To choose the winner(s) of your contest you need to select Design Nominees first. To select design nominees, click on Nominate link below the design thumbnail on your contest page, when that link changed to Denominate, it means that you have selected that design as one of your design nominees (if you want to denominate the design, simply click on Denominate link). After you select the design nominees, go to Design Nominees page by clicking on View Design Nominees, you will be able to select the winner(s) of your contest there.
When should I choose the winner(s)?
You can choose the winner(s) during the contest or after the contest ended (maximum 7 days after the contest ended). The contest will be immediately closed when you have chosen the winner(s).
What if the designer doesn't upload the design files after I have selected the winner(s)?
While it's most unlikely the designer doesn't upload the design files, please contact our support if it happens so we can sort out the issue. Your prize(s) are safe as it has not been transferred yet.
How to submit my designs?
You need to sign up at our site. After you signed up, just find a contest that you want to participate and click on Submit Design button. Then you can upload the preview of your design in .jpg, .gif or .png format.
How do I know that my design is chosen as the winner?
You will be notified by email or you can directly see at our site. The design will be marked as the winner.
What should I do after my design is selected as the winner?
If the contest is guaranteed, you should upload your design files to our system, follow the link on the winner notification email that you received or visit your account management panel.
What is the format of the design files that I need to upload?
It should be in .zip or .rar format.
What if the contest holder doesn't confirm my files?
They have up to 3 days to confirm your files, if it passed 3 days and there's no confirmation we assume that contest holder has received correct files and the prize(s) will be transferred to you.