Logo Design Resources

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Design Software

Adobe Illustrator – Industry standard, monthly subscription
Adobe Photoshop – Industry standard, monthly subscription
Sketch App for Mac – Does not support CMYK, annual subscription
Affinity Designer – Free software for designers
Corel Draw – Perpetual license or subscription


Main educational resources

Skill Share – A learning platform with online classes taught by the world’s best practitioners, annual subscription
Lynda learning – Technology and Creative Skills taught by industry experts
Logo Coro – Masterclass: Learn Logo Design
Creative Live – Art, design and branding
Udemy – Lessons on Branding

Other educational resources

Photoshop tutorials – 101 Fave Photoshop Tutorials
Photoshop tutorials – Top 10 Best Photoshop Tutorials
Ustmo – Pixel perfect precision
Understanding Composition – by Andrew Price
Understanding Colours – by Andrew Price
GoodUI – The 75 GoodUI ideas

Blog, News & Inspiration

Logo Design Love – On logos and brand identity design
Logo Designer – is dedicated to corporate and brand identity work
Logo Lounge – logo inspiration
The Logo Smith – logo & graphic design blog
Just Creative – just creative blog
Logo Gallery – logo inspiration
Logo Moose – logo design community

Branding & Identity Mockups

Design Cuts
Graphic Burger
Pixel Buddha
Free Mockups


Font Font – The world’s largest library of original contemporary typefaces
Font Squirrel – Quality freeware licensed fonts for commercial work
What the font – A tool helping you identify fonts
House Industries
Emigre fonts
Type kit – A tool helping you identify fonts
Grilli Type
Design Cuts
By People
Google fonts
Lost Type

Useful tools for designers

Colour scheme

Colour Hunter
Color Explorer
Color Hunt
Pictaculous – Generates a colour scheme from an uploaded picture

Design Awards & Competitions

Logo wave – Recognises and rewards your logos to positively impact your design career.
IVIA – International Visual Identity Awards
Transform – The only global magazine for rebranding and brand development
HOW Logo Design Awards
Best Brand Awards



@logoinspirations – The largest logo curation profile on Instagram
@logonew – An inspiring range of logos showing everything from logo process, to grids and real-life application
@logoawesome – Showing only the best of the best from the logo design world
@logo.inspire – Featuring inspiring logos
@logoromm – A first-rate source of creative inspiration and beautiful logos
@logolearn – Selected logo design process inspiration
@logoplace – More than 450k followers, with each post ranging from 2k-6k likes
@logofavs – A logo curation account run by the king of gradients, Jeroen van Eerden
@logos.ai – No clichés going on here
@logoinspiration – A great portfolio to check on a daily basis


Logo Lounge

Influencers to follow

From the design world

Logo Geek – Ian Paget interviewing successful graphic designers and entrepreneurs
Aaron James Draplin – Great lessons on Skillshare
George Bokhua – Great lessons on Skillshare
Matt Vergotis – Great lessons on Skillshare
The Futur – The Futur is an education platform where creative professionals can learn business principles.
Ran Segall – A designer creating a great vlog on youtube

Outside the design world

Benjamin P. Hardy – A top writer in Business, Entrepreneurship, Life, Life Lessons, Productivity
Paul Jarvis – Helps people build better (not bigger) businesses

Useful tools

Toggl.com – Time tracker
Gridzzly – Create print-ready grids