Designing a logo is one of the most challenging tasks for a graphic designer. However, before starting the job, the designer must have complete information about the product, as it will provide a good picture of the product and help the designer in working and creating various type of logo designs for their client. Getting the perfect design is just possible with the help of a mood board.
The accurate logo bring in the right target market and depicts professionalism. However, its not just the logo, which is a form of marketing, but the company’s website matters the most and that is what individuals check after being satisfied with the logo. However, the website plays a vital role in marketing. Stationery of a firm is a whole other chapter. Since it has a major impact on marketing and professionalism.
The Perfect logo designs.
A logo helps create brand awareness; it acts as a brand ambassador and through it there’s brand recognition. Apart from this the logo is the first visual thing of the company a person sees. An individual identifies the brand with its logo. Thus having the perfect logo for an upcoming brand is vital. It’s not just this, but the fact that the logo gives out the company’s message and differentiates the target market.
Thus for graphic designers to create the perfect, appealing logo is more than crucial. It’s actually incumbent. Since, the logo is what will pull the traffic and lead it to the brands website. Websites are an extremely important thing it is the first thing people check for the authenticity of the brand. Many individuals have faced deception in the business market, trusting brands calling themselves startups and fooling people. Thus, websites build trusts, of people.
Having A Social Media Page.
However, in this digital world people are more on social media than ever. Thus they consider having an Instagram and Facebook page more vital than a website. If a business doesn’t have a website, individuals will accept it, but a social media page will be a significant turn-off. It will reflect on the authenticity of the business, as social media shows the latest things going in the company, reviews, ratings, new products, customers, etc.
Having just a social media page can work for a few firms, depending on their product, not all. Thus it is accepted just for startups and freelancers. Not popular companies like Charles & Keith, it new brand such as Pedro, sure. Therefore for, graphic designers have to make sure the software they use for logo designs has to accurate for all social media channels.
If the logo pixilates even on a certain channel, it can leave bad imprint on peoples mind, knowing as unprofessionalism. LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter are the most trending social media channels; each has their specific requirements for the logo. Thus it is vital to use the right software for logo creation, bearing the needs of all channels.
Marketing With Stationery.
What comes under stationery? Stationery as we all know, is pens, notepads, brochures, flyers,etc. Individuals of love stationery, no matter what age. It has always been the thing that has led people to begin a career—the color of your pencil, notepad, etc. Thus people have always fantasized about the idea of customization of stationery; from a very young age. Just, like customizing their character in virtual reality.
Thus stationary design is an excellent way of marketing a brand. Apart from just creating awareness, it also shows professionalism and the seriousness of a brand. Stationaries help individuals keep the brand in their mind. Since pens, note pads are always of people’s use. As the idea of stationary goes a long way, from glasses to mugs. The purpose of stationery is to make it a part of the brand; therefore with the help of it; brands can collaborate easily. Thus, going beyond the doors of marketing.
Importance Of Prototypes.
Prototypes and mockups play a significant impact on a product. The prototype is the first product sample, a dummy image of what the product will look like. Its functions and how it will benefit the public. Each sample is different since each service/product is different. Regarding the target market it will be catering to.
Without a prototype, the company will be in the dark as to what they will be providing to people. Therefore leaving the client in the dark is not good since it has a bad impact of the company to the client. Thus; driving them away, giving them negative vibes of the firm. As we discuss prototypes, mockups and mood boards are not long away to be discussed.
Mockups And Mood Board For A Business.
Mood boards and mockups serve a similar purpose. However, they are both extremely different, unlike homophones. As homophones sound the same, but are totally different. There; pronunciations are entirely different but have a similar purpose. One is better than the other in several ways. How is that? A mockup and mood board are usually used for the design of the logo.
The logo colour scheme, colour pallet, typography, name, slogan, icon, and enhancement are all discussed, and the mockup only revolves around these things. So why is a mockup crucial? Mockups are made for clients to please them, giving them an idea of their brand’s logo. It can so happen that the client is not happy with the mockup logo of their brand, as the idea in the clients mind could be entirely different as to what is made.
Thus, mood board is a better preference. Since it helps the client and the designer come on the same page. As; both of them implant their ideas and remove the unnecessary one’s. However, for each idea, the client and the designer need to give the reason behind it. Therefore, covering what, where and why? Apart from this the target market, message, slogan and protraction has a big impact. The mood board also helps generate unique ideas for the logo designs as the designer gets influenced from various things. A significant disadvantage is that a physical mood board is time-consuming and costly compared to a digital mood board.