UNUSED LOGOS, TOP FIVE PLACES TO SELL LOGO DESIGNS!

Every designer has a folder full of unused logo design proposal that didn’t make the cut, good logo designs that deserves a purpose and there should be a place to offer these designs to the public. There are several places on the internet where you can sell logo designs but I the author of Logos […]

GET OVER CREATIVE BLOCK, GET THOSE CREATIVE JUICEs FLOWING!

Just like a writer designers get creative block and there is nothing worse then creative block while being on a deadline for that important logo design project. Luckily there are methods to overcoming creative block and getting those creative juice flowing. The most important thing is to find what works for you and go with […]

TOGETHER WE WILL IMPROVE OUR LOGO DESIGN!

SO YOU WANT TO IMPROVE YOUR LOGO DESIGN! Believe it or not a logo designer, a graphic designer, a web designer, any creative mind is always and never should stop improving their skills or learning something new within their trade. The fact that you are seeking ways to improve your logo design skills and admitting […]

IS MY LOGO UNIQUE?

There is no sure fire way of finding out whether the logo you just designed or had design by a graphic designer is unique but there are ways of researching which my produce some results. GOOGLE IMAGE SEARCH Does google image search work? Probably one of the least effective is google image search but it […]

THE TOOLS, A GRAPHIC DESIGNER’S TOOLBOX!

I have several tools in what I like to call my graphic design toolbox many of which are use to design those creative logos we love so much here at Logos and Simplicity. Let’s take a look at just a few of the important ones… ADOBE PHOTOSHOP Adobe photoshop is one of the industry leader […]

FREE LOGO DESIGN, CAN IT BE TRUE?

Just today I came across a crazy concept that I never what have thought of being a graphic designer: “free logo design” There are sources on the internet where you can obtain free logo design for your projects and I like to discuss one in particular. The site is called logodust.com, founded by fairpixels who […]

OVERUSED AND ABUSED LOGO DESIGN

When logo design was in it’s infancy, the sky was the limit and uniqueness wasn’t a concern. However now a days it has gotten harder to design or find a unique logo design that stands out from the rest. Unfortunately the marked is flooded with overused logo design and I being a freelance graphic design […]

Vector Vs. Raster

It is important for any designer or even the client to know the difference between Vector and Raster graphics. Learning the difference between the two will help you choose what is the best method to take for your media project. RASTER Raster images or raster graphics are made of pixel, which pixels are a dot […]

SIMPLICITY IN LOGO DESIGN

To many times I have notice a lot going on in a logo design, more then two colors, multiple visuals (icon / symbol ) and far to many fonts used. By doing this the designer or client doesn’t realize this strays away from the true purpose of a logo. While going to school for my […]

WHY IS A LOGO IMPORTANT?

If your new to this concept and have found yourself venturing into a new world, first question might be What’s a Logo? Understanding what a logo is might help in understanding why it is so important and what you must keep in mind when designing a logo for yourself, a client or a specific business. […]