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  • How to Add a Logo to Your Email Signature (Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook and more)

    Posted on 8/09/2016

    With so many email options out there, it's incredibly confusing how to use each one effectively. Additionally, if you want to add a logo to your email signature, the instructions available are minimal at best.

    We get many questions and requests regarding how to add brand new and beautiful logos to various email clients. To help, we've outlined the steps necessary to add a logo to the top free email signatures.

  • 20 Reasons Why You Should Start a Small Business This Instant

    Posted on 1/09/2016

    Starting a small business is scary, we know. In fact, there are a ton of people out there right now who wish they could start their own company, but don't. Instead, they remain in corporate servitude, looking with jealousy at those who confidently take the leap into small business ownership.

    But why is that? Why do so many people want to turn their passion into a small business but put it off indefinitely? Well, a lot of it stems from fear. Further, it comes from an inability to accurately define the reasons why they should start in the first place.

    To help you take action, we've listed the top 20 reasons why you should turn your passion into a small business today!

  • 30 Surefire Ways to Make Income as a Stay at Home Parent

    Posted on 1/09/2016

    Being a mother or father is tough enough as it is. But often times, when a couple welcomes a child into the world, one of those parents stops working to take care of the newborn. This cuts family earnings and has many people looking for ways to make additional income.

    Well, the beauty is that we live in the digital age and it's easier than ever to make money from the comfort of your own home! So, if you're a stay at home parent, you can watch your kid and make cash while doing it. Sounds great, right? Below are 30 ways to make income as a person whose first job is “Mom" or “Dad."

  • 30 Top Online Resources For Female Entrepreneurs

    Posted on 16/08/2016

    If you're a female entrepreneur you've come to the right place. But don't worry, if you're just an aspiring business owner or first-time freelancer, fret not. This is the place for you, too.

  • The 5 Best Band Logos From The 2016 Lollapalooza Lineup

    Posted on 27/07/2016

    It's the summer festival season, and music fans around the world are eyeing the posters filled with band names to see if they can spot the logo of their favorite musician.

  • 3 Design Home-Runs: The Best Sports Logos Around

    Posted on 18/07/2016

    Sports logos are pretty darn important. After all, they appear on team uniforms, fan jerseys, stadiums, and beyond. A sports team logo is part of a team's unique identity. That's why it's so thrilling to see sports logos that clearly had creative and careful thought behind them.

  • 3 Logos That Have Stayed the Same—And Why They’re Timeless

    Posted on 13/06/2016

    In the world of logo design, we often discuss how logo designs have transformed and how to refresh your logo. But there's also something to be said about logos that have stayed essentially the same over the years.

  • The #1 Lesson From Tokyo’s New Olympic Logo: Originality Matters

    Posted on 10/05/2016

    Back in August 2015, GraphicSprings published a blog post entitled 3 Lessons Tokyo's Olympic Logo Teaches Us About Logo Design. Unfortunately, with claims that Kenjiro Sano's design was plagiarized, we learn a fourth lesson: it's incredibly important to ensure that your logo design is unique.

  • Why Cities Have Logos & 3 Examples of Great City Logo Designs

    Posted on 6/04/2016

    Let's do a little informal thought experiment. When you think of New York City, what comes to your mind? Busy streets filled with yellow taxis? Central Park? Times Square? The “I LOVE NY" T-shirts?

  • 3 Things to Consider When Redesigning Your Logo

    Posted on 2/03/2016

    There comes a time in every brand's life where it becomes necessary to revamp the company logo. Think of Twitter, Google, Apple, Shell and Pepsi. For various reasons, companies should think about a logo redesign.

  • What You Need to Know About Letter Based Logos

    Posted on 2/02/2016

    Letter based logos can be simple or complex, modern or retro, clever or straightforward. Above all, letter based logos are memorable.

  • The Best Photography Logo Designs & What You Can Learn From Them

    Posted on 4/12/2015

    What do good photography and good logos have in common? An appreciation for balance, symmetry, and good design. Whether you're looking for a photography company or you work for a photography company, it's always vital to note the quality of the photography company's logo design.

  • The Best Startup Logo Designs & What Makes Them So Great (Part 2)

    Posted on 27/10/2015

    GraphicSprings is passionate about creative, unique logo designs. When a company's logo demonstrates a passion for design and for their own mission, we're sold.

  • The Best Startup Logo Designs & What Makes Them So Great (Part 1)

    Posted on 5/10/2015

    Startups aren't just trendy innovators in the tech industry—these companies also tend to have brilliant, memorable logos. You probably use many of the apps that these startups produce on a regular basis but have you ever really paid attention to their logo designs?

  • What the New Google Logo Means for the Company’s Future

    Posted on 9/09/2015

    Look out, world: Google recently announced a brand-new logo. In the company's seventeen-year history, this is its biggest redesign—which not-so-coincidentally followed the creation of Google's parent company Alphabet and the accompanying restructuring of the organization.

  • 6 Things You Need to Know About Digital Typography Before Designing a Logo

    Posted on 26/08/2015

    Your logo is often the first impression that someone has of your company. However, it's more than just an introduction—logos tell a story about a company. Not only does the font need to be legible, it also has to align with the business brand, the color choices, and the design image.

  • 3 Lessons Tokyo’s 2020 Olympics Logo Teaches Us About Design

    Posted on 17/08/2015

    Even though we're still five years away from the 2020 Summer Olympics, the Internet is abuzz with opinions on Tokyo's recently released official logo. Designed by Kenjiro Sana, the logo has been met with a whole spectrum of reactions, from adoration to disgust. No matter what you think of Sana's design, you can learn something from it.

  • The 5 Most Important Things to Know About Designing a Logo

    Posted on 24/07/2015

    The best logos seem effortless. Think of Nike, Twitter, or Apple. However, there's so much more work and thought that goes into the logo design process than meets the eye. We've put together five of the most important things to keep in mind when designing a successful logo.

  • How Facebook’s Updated Logo Demonstrates the Company’s Growth

    Posted on 16/07/2015

    It seems like every time Facebook rolls out a new update—like the trending news topic ticker or the newfangled cover photo—it causes a splash. However, Facebook's recent introduction of its new, updated logo barely created a ripple.

  • The Best and Worst Logos of 2016's Presidential Candidates

    Posted on 9/07/2015

    This summer's forecast: a hot presidential campaign season. Though the 2016 election is still relatively far on the horizon, presidential candidates are currently more omnipresent than flip-flops. We've put together a short list of the best and worst logos in the 2016 presidential candidate field.