Benefits Of Managed Contests
An experienced branding consultant from Squadhelp team will help manage all aspects of your branding project.
Absolute Best Results
Having worked on more than 25,000 naming projects, our team has mastered the essential best practices for getting the most out of our platform. When you choose the Managed Contest offering, we apply all these best practices on your behalf to deliver the best possible outcome.
We write your brief. We manage the collaboration process. Working with your branding consultant makes the process easier and less time consuming for you.
Agency Experience Without Agency Price Tag
Our Managed contests combine the power of crowdsourcing with the rich experience of our branding consultants. Get a complete agency-level experience at a fraction of Agency costs.
Managed Contest Timeline
A typical Managed Branding contest takes about 12-14 days to complete. However depending upon your unique requirements and team's availability, the timeline may be different.
Project Kick-off with your Branding Consultant. Based on the call, the Branding consultant writes a detailed project brief.
Project Goes Live: Upon your approval of project brief, your contest goes live and the brief is shared with our Top tier (Tier A) creatives.
Name Generation Phase: Your project will receive hundreds of ideas from our Naming community.Your branding consultant will setup a checkpoint call to get your feedback on the name ideas and make any necessary course correction by updating your project brief and sending updates to naming community.
Audience Testing: We will setup an audience test to vet your top 6 name choices with each other by polling real people that fit your target demographics (Age, Gender, Location).
Comprehensive Trademark Screening: Based upon the results of your audience testing, we will choose the Top 3 names and send them to our Trademark attorney for a comprehensive Trademark screening.
Winner Selection: Our branding consultant will work with you to finalize a winner for your project. You have upto 30 days to select a final winner.
Managed Contest Pricing
Two options to achieve the best results for your branding project
- Work with a Branding Consultant
- Initial branding consultation
- Contest brief development
- Ongoing contest support
- Mid-contest consultation
- Contest close-out consultation
- Up to two additional phone calls with your branding consultant
- Up to one contest extension
- Coordinate validation (such as Audience Testing and Trademark validation with a Licensed Trademark Attorney)
- Includes $300 award to the winning creative
- Work with a Senior Branding Consultant
- All Standard Managed Contest Features. PLUS:
- Daily contest management and progress reports
- Unlimited phone calls with your branding consultant
- Custom contracts and payment options
- Additional Naming Options (e.g. Multi-Name Contests, Premium Domain Curation)
- Unlimited contest extensions
- Multi-stakeholder deliberation
- Additional Trademark screenings
- 5X Larger Pool For Audience Testing
- Includes $500 award to the winning creative. (highest award amount)
Ready to get started?
Setup your project kick-off meeting after purchasing the Managed package.Get Started
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Pay a Fraction of cost vs hiring an agency
For as low as $199, our naming contests and marketplace allow you to get an amazing brand quickly and affordably.
Of course! We have policies in place to ensure that you are satisfied with your experience. Learn more
We Stand By Our Process.
If you are not satisfied receive
Complimentary extension of your contest timeline.
Complimentary consultation with a Squadhelp branding consultant.
Apply your contest award toward the purchase of any premium name from our Marketplace.
Partial refund for Gold and Platinum packages. Read more.
No-questions-asked refund within 10 days for any marketplace domains purchased. Read more.