Thursday, January 28, 2021
Design Agency Cue proves they have a sense of humor this April Fools. They've taken the time to develop seven new case studies, from the Dollar Taco to the Tini Car. With wit, humor, and creativity, they've made this April Fool's day a fun one for the world of design.
Ready for a good listen? A great podcast can provide inspiration as well as a mental break while you work or relax. There’s no shortage of outstanding podcasts for designers and creatives, covering web design, creative life, and much more!

The Brandless Store

A new online store, Brandless, puts private labels in the spotlight.

What makes a good logo?

What makes a good logo? A good logo is distinctive, appropriate, practical, graphic, simple in form and conveys an intended message. There are five principles that you should follow to ensure that this is so…
Among the many ways to get your logo, you’re sure to run into the online logo maker. It seems like a dream come true: it’s cheap, fast and easy. But with copyright issues and questionable quality, is the reality up to par?

Book of the Week: How To

The first monograph, design manual, and manifesto by Michael Bierut, one of the world’s most renowned graphic designers—a career retrospective that showcases more than thirty-five of his most noteworthy projects for clients as the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Yale School of Architecture, the New York Times, Saks Fifth Avenue, and the New York Jets, and reflects eclectic enthusiasm and accessibility that has been the hallmark of his career.
Our book of the week is none other than Don Norman's The Design of Everyday Things, considered the essential guide to human-centered design.
The Pentagram partner has given the film and TV review website a new logo, icon range and colour palette for the first time since 2001.
Ahead of new V&A exhibition The Future Starts Here, the curators pick 10 objects in the show that can help us predict what's in store in years to come.
Imagine if brands were forced to create company logos that represent some recent discoveries and news headlines. Well, designers from around the world have done exactly that, by finding high-resolution images of company logos and transforming them into logos that represent the company behavior.