How To Get Quality Designs For A Budget Of $200

If you have $200, these are the things you can buy to help with your design.

Designing something out of nothing can be a challenging task for every designer, especially when you have limited time and budget to put on a product. For example, you have to design a commercial banner or a webpage and your budget is limited to $200. This may sound frustrating, particularly if your design requires numerous icons, a huge template, and other important parts like icons and pictures.

You don’t have to panic because there are cheap design marketplaces where you can get numerous design inspirations, templates, icons, logos, pictures and vectors at a very affordable price. Here are some of them.

  1. Fiverr

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Here on Fiverr, you can get services for as low as $5. Here, you can browse for millions of Gigs or sub-categories and designs that can match the exact design you need. Here, you can find business card designs, templates, cartoons, vectors, photos, greeting cards and many more. Fiverr is known for their innovative, contemporary and out-of-the-box designs. But if you are looking for traditional and conventional designs, you can still find them here.

  1. Designs.net

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Designs.net is a platform where design entrepreneurs (Designpreneurs) can find various design template needs and services at an affordable cost. You can get the designs you need with prices that range from $2 for a banner design to $50 for a logo design. With a budget of $200, you can easily access ready-to-use templates in the form of business cards, banners, brochures, resumes, fonts and packaging. Owned by the Inmagine Group, Designs.net is a global design market place that also offers designers a place to monetize their creative works easily.

  1. Hatchwise

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Hatchwise is one of the most affordable design marketplaces that you can find online today. Here, you just have to sign up and fill a simple brief and you can browse for the design or products you want. They offer unique and customized designs you’ll love at the lowest price. They offer different designs that start at $39 or less. So if you have $200 to budget for all your design needs, your money will be of great value utilizing this website. Here, your $200 will be put into a nice logo, an icon or two, a simple webpage template and some additional items for your design needs.

  1. Stock Unlimited

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Stock Unlimited is ideal for those who are really on a tight budget. It offers free visuals to satisfy all your design template needs as well as a reasonable and affordable premium package deal. For only $19 a month and $119 a year, you can access all their premium royalty free stock vector graphics, clip arts, photos and images. I think it is safe to say that your $200 will put to maximum use here.

  1. DesignCrowd

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This is one of the leading design marketplaces that offer the widest varieties of designs at affordable prices. Here at DesignCrowd, you can find labels, fonts, typographic services, and webpage templates – almost any design you need. This website offers designs that start at $100, depending on the designer.

  1. Digital Point

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This is a simple market place where clients will post the design products they need and mark their tabs as ‘Buying’ while designers can sell their products and mark their projects as ‘Selling’. Look for the lowest selling price and negotiate with the seller. Another feature that makes this website a cool place for design shopping is that you can contact the design seller and contract him or her for long time design projects.

  1. 99 Designs

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With over one million designers worldwide, you can find the cheapest designs here at 99 Designs. You can look for the products you need through sub-categories or through their search tab. They also offer one of the most affordable design prices in the market today.

  1. Smashing Magazine

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Professional web designers and developers who need assistance with their designs often seek this online market publication. With $200, you can hire two to three freelance designers to help you with your project. A freelance designer’s work starts at $75. You can even hire a full time or part time freelance designer for all your design works. Here, you can contact a designer and ask for a separate price of each item you need. In doing so, you can save up to 50% for your future design needs.

  1. GraphicRiver

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GraphicRiver is one of the best marketplaces for graphic designers who want to buy or sell premium design templates. Here, you can buy:

  • Stock graphics
  • Logos
  • Fonts or typography
  • Print design
  • Web design
  • Photoshop
  • Business cards

Every designer seller has a different price range but you can definitely get more for your $200. There are also items like icons and logos that you can buy for less than $200, depending on the design and the reputation of the designer.

  1. 110 Designs 

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110 Designs is filled with a wide variety of designs, from fonts to business cards, greeting cards, stationery, logos and many more. Their strength lies in their quality graphic designs that may come with gleaming price tags. But not to worry, there are also affordable designs that fall into your budget of $200.

  1. CrowdSpring

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CrowdSpring may not be the cheapest marketplace for designs but they are known for their quality and top of the line designs. Their logo designs start at $199. They offer a vast variety of product designs, which include but are not limited to webpage designs, templates, themes, banners, widgets and apps, icons and buttons. If you are looking for a diverse marketplace with an endless list of products and services, CrowdSpring is your destination.

  1. Zillion Designs

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As the name implies, ZillionDesigns offers millions of designs that come from a network of talented and creative designers around the world. They are known for their quality products, topnotch designs and branding characteristics. If you are starting a business and you want some branding or corporate identity for your business, this is the right website for you. Here at ZillionDesigns, they offer different products at affordable prices, which include but are not limited to web design, stationery, brochure designs, logo design, book covers, packaging designs, t-shirt design, app and widget designs. Your budget will be of great use in this website as their price starts at $200.

Conclusion

There are numerous design marketplaces that you can choose online that will fit your $200 budget. The main technique is to just spot the cheapest but highest quality products. You can also look for startup artists or designers who are selling their designs for a lower price than the pros. Professional designers tend to put a higher price on their designs due to their reputation. If you are looking for a vector and your goal is to alter it to your own design, you can settle for simpler and cheaper design of choice.

Another alternative is that you can also contact the designers themselves and ask for an individual or package price for the design, whichever is of best value. In other words, do what best suits you and your preferences.

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