To design a creative, Logo plays a very prominent role in marketing and that is why we all want a perfect one.
Let’s start with some obvious questions:
How can it be perfect in one go?
What should I know to get a perfect logo?
What are the key ingredients to create that masterpiece?
Trust me – I don’t know 🙂 But I know one thing that how have I got my first logo and hope you will like it.
I went to the market to buy a pair of shoes. After checking all the options my eyes got stuck on a ‘Lee Cooper’ shoes.
I have seen the same logo in newspapers, hoardings, banners, websites, stores etc. What does it indicate? Logo is the best way to make people recognize you without reading your success story or biography. And it really takes time. Bitter truth.
“That’s why all the big brands are investing a huge amount of money and time on logo design. Read again, I said ‘investing’ not ‘spending'”
Now, how did I get my logo?
To design a creative logo is definitely a difficult task but sometimes it’s just a coincidence.
When I bought the Next Is Best domain, I didn’t have any idea what I am going to do. I have started blogging and it was just a coincidence. So once when I was thinking about the logo, one thing crossed my mind that a blog stores a lot of important information. Now my mind was surrounded by all the possible options.
I picked a barcode design. The current version is on NextIsBest. But being a creative person you can always think 🙂
After a couple of months, I noticed a very nice combination of characters in my domain name.
N-I-B : See the diagram below.
This is the current version I have got. Feel free to drop a line in the comment section if you have something in mind and maybe I can help you.
If this inspires you read: How to become a blogger?
An interesting hidden fact behind a brand logo
I am writing this example to show you how the simplest of things can explain the biggest meanings hidden in a brand name.
The Amazon logo history: I don’t think I have to introduce you to this brand. But if yes, I will be the luckiest person on this planet who helped Amazon to find a customer like you. 🙂
See the image below:
Tips to create nice effective logo
1) Think but don’t overthink
2) Understand your business first then start with a logo
3) Don’t hesitate to take help
4) Always create sketches if something is crossing your mind
5) Keep them together and analyze
Reading a lot of articles on ‘how to design a creative logo?’ won’t help until you have a nice concept.
Please drop a line in the comment section if you have something nice to share.