Sunday, August 14, 2022
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?
Women Design, a new title by Libby Sellers, profiles a selection of the most dynamic female designers from the modern era, showcasing their finest work and celebrating their enduring influence.
Designing a new logo is harder than it looks. Even when designers come up with something they have never seen before it does not necessarily mean their design is entirely original.

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…
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.
There's a lot more going on in your brain than meets the eye when you spot McDonald's golden arches or Nike's signature swoosh. Take a look at how your brain processes a logo with a great infographic here!
How bad graphic design changed award shows, elections, and your medicine cabinet.
Today’s UX designers have failed to act in the best interest of users. To right the ship, the next generation has to make three significant changes, writes Mike Monteiro.
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.
Michael Johnson develops the ultimate step-by-step visual guide to creating a successful brand, using contemporary brand identities as prototypes. Our book of the week is Branding In Five and a Half Steps. Take a look here.