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Great article in Forbes about 99designs....
Facebook Backer Accel Bets $35 Million On Crowdsourcer 99designs - Steven Bertoni - Money Talks - Forbes


Found this interesting also

"....the company was created by accident and was a spinoff of their design and programming hub Sitepoint.com."
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  • Profile picture of the author j0s3
    Really cool article and a reminder to use 99designs - whom I keep meaning to check out.

    Thanks for the link!
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  • Profile picture of the author buffstical
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    Interesting
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  • Profile picture of the author Anup Mahajan
    Wow that was a great read.. Thanks for sharing the link....
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  • Profile picture of the author psresearch
    Originally Posted by moneykws View Post

    Great article in Forbes about 99designs....
    Facebook Backer Accel Bets $35 Million On Crowdsourcer 99designs - Steven Bertoni - Money Talks - Forbes


    Found this interesting also

    "....the company was created by accident and was a spinoff of their design and programming hub Sitepoint.com."
    This ideas is one of my favorite's covered in Think And Grow Rich...that the ultimate successful business of many of the individuals covered in the book wasn't what they initially set out to do.
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  • Profile picture of the author Adaptise
    Man thats awesome news for 99 designs. The guys from Sitepoint are also the same ones from flippa aren't they? Go Auzzies....taking the IM world by storm...
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