Penji VS Hero Design

Penji has plans starting at $499, a turnaround time of 1-2 days and tasks completed one at a time. Hero Design has plans starting at $199, a turnaround time of 1-15 days and tasks completed one at a time. Which service would you choose?

Comparing Unlimited Design Agencies

Penji is an unlimited design subscription service located in USA. They can design all your standard marketing, promotional & social materials with their plans starting at a fixed monthly price of $499 per month. How they describe their business: Hiring a designer should be simple. Get unlimited access to the world’s most dependable design team. Create your projects today. See designs tomorrow. It’s that simple!.

Hero Design is an unlimited design subscription service located in Australia. They can design all your standard marketing, promotional & social materials with their plans starting at a fixed monthly price of $199 per month. How they describe their business: Unlimited Creative Solution Made For Digital Agencies. You focus on selling and let our team of dedicated designers take care of your designs.

Comparing Subscription Plans & Pricing

Cheapest Plans – Penji’s cheapest monthly design subscription is $499 per month, where they work on tasks one at a time and their turnaround time is 1-2 days. This plan provides designs for all standard marketing, promotional & social materials plus no extra services. Hero Design’s cheapest monthly design subscription is $199 per month, where they work on tasks one at a time and their turnaround time is 1-15 days. This plan provides designs for all standard marketing, promotional & social materials plus no extra services. From our research, the average industry cost for the cheapest plan offered by an unlimited design service subscription is around $US1,005 with one design request at a time and a 1-3 business day turnaround.

Premium Plans – Penji’s premium monthly design subscription is $999 per month, where they work on tasks one at a time and their turnaround time is 1-2 days. This plan provides designs for all standard marketing, promotional & social materials plus no extra services. Hero Design’s premium monthly design subscription is $299 per month, where they work on tasks one at a time and their turnaround time is 1-15 days. This plan provides designs for all standard marketing, promotional & social materials plus Illustrations, UX/UI design, 2D animations, motion graphics and video requests. From our research, the average industry cost for premium plans offered by an unlimited design service subscription is around $US3,030 with one design request at a time and a 1-3 business day turnaround.

Comparing Portfolios

Each person’s views on design portfolios are subjective and varied. We think that Penji has an outstanding, modern portfolio and Hero Design has a solid, varied portfolio.

Comparing Coupons & Discounts

Penji offers a 25% discount on annual plans. Hero Design offers 50% off your first month. Get in contact if you want to be notified of future promotions & coupons offered by both companies.

Comparing Reviews & Clients

Penji is currently used by many types of businesses including startups, agencies, travel companies, tech companies, app developers and ecommerce stores. Hero Design is currently used by many types of businesses including marketing agencies, legal teams, restaurants, dentists, retail stores and fashion brands. Check out both of their sites for the latest customer reviews, testimonials and case studies.

Design Process

After signing up for either design service, you’ll be able to start submitting design requests via their design brief submission process. You can add as many designs as you want but your requests will be worked on based on when the design was submitted. After your agency’s standard turnaround time, you’ll get your design to review. You can request revisions on your design and, after revision requests back-and-forth until you’re 100% satisfied, you approve the design and your agency moves on to your next design.

What are standard marketing, promotional & social materials?

Fixed price, unlimited design services have their own suite of design services that generally include unlimited social media graphics, presentations, brand work, signage, infographics, direct mail, email graphics, resumes, business cards, packaging, blog graphics, website images, paid digital ads, social ads, banners and more. Most have services like custom illustrations, motion graphics, video editing, audio work etc as paid add-ons or don’t have them included in their services.

Our Recommendations

We recommend that you look at each agency’s portfolio, their social media profiles and comments, their online reviews (if available), their scope of work, turnaround times, revision policy and refund policy. Still not sure which agency to choose? Reach out and we can give you advice on the best design agencies to suit your needs.

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