Logo Design Theory - For Beginners

Learn the Theory Behind Effective Logo Design
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Section 1: Introduction

Introduction - 02:02

Meet Your Instructor - 01:13

Course Requirements - 02:06

Introduction To Getting Started - 00:35

An Introduction To Logo Design - 04:13

What Exactly Is A Logo? - 14:16

Why Do Logos Even Exist? What Is Their Purpose? - 05:51

Most Logos Are Meaningless - 07:23

Logos Identify Our Tribe - 04:28

A Metaphor For Logos - 07:23

Logos For Small Business - 04:39

Successful Logo Requirements - 08:59

A Brief History Of Logo Design - 04:13

Introduction To Logo Fundamentals: Understanding The Basics - 00:38

Can Only Artists Design Great Logos? - 10:04

Why Small Business Needs Your Logo Design Skills - 05:02

Guidelines And Best Practices For Logo Design - 11:17

Analyzing Globally Recognizable Logos - 09:25

Trends In Logo Design - 05:45

Copying, Stealing...Plagiarism! - 04:20

Avoid The Cliche - 12:26

Why Bad Logos Don't Work - 09:25

Next Course: Typography and Color in Logo Design - Theory - 09:25

Course Description

In this course students learn the theory behind effective logo designs that have been used to build multi-million dollar brands. The course explores the purpose of logos and successful strategies to help propel brand recognition through conceptual design. 

This is a light introductory course for those seeking to solidify their knowledge in brand building. The instructor also delves into logo design from a historical perspective, to shed light on the evolution of design concepts to the modern day. 

If you are planning to enter the field of logo design, then understanding the theoretical concepts explored in this course, are an absolute must!

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