Women like the color purple so much that they’re more likely to say “yes” to a man wearing purple clothes who asks them on out on a date than a man wearing clothes of any other color. Believe it or not, the above conclusion of a survey of 2,000 people by detergent company Ariel is
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Corporate logos can be a major factor in a company’s success. A logo is a visual representation of a brand, but if done well a logo can be much, much more. A great logo manages to convey a lot about the company – communicating what they do, why they are special, and something about their character.
What’s your favorite color? If you want to be on the winning side of this question, you choose blue. Blue is, by far, America’s’ favorite color, according to at least two surveys. A survey of 1,974 people by University of Maryland sociologist Philip Cohen that was published by Live Science website showed that blue is
The color of a company’s logo can matter. In fact, your customers might think your logo’s color is very important. The case of Spotify, a company that provides music its customers can listen to on their phones and computers, shows how passionate customers can be about a logo. Spotify has had a green logo since
Have you ever seen a company logo that makes you cringe? Even if you don’t understand the subtleties of shape and color, you have strong reactions to visual images that offend your sense of balance. For most people, it’s easy to spot a logo design that’s completely boring or off kilter. But what makes a
What does seeing the color yellow spur you to think about? Maybe yellow stimulates you to think about foods such as bananas, butter, corn, egg yolks, macaroni, mustard, and pineapples. Perhaps you associate yellow with the Sun. You might also think about traffic lights or people with blonde hair. A yellow logo can trigger prospects
A business name says everything about your brand. If done well a business name evokes emotion, stands out in the mind, is memorable, and reminds the customer of your business in a millisecond. But what about business name fails? What do you do when you have selected one of the worst business names possible? Hopefully
How do you define a fantastic restaurant logo? For the starter course, you go to the best restaurants and see what they have to offer. Of course just because the food is culinary gold doesn’t mean the company’s logo is superior. So let’s play “Top Chef” judge for a while and vote on some of
This is part 2 of a series on logo colors. Read the first installment, here: Red Logos: When & Why Your Brand Should Use Them. Does your mood change when you walk from a room with dark paint to light paint? Do you feel more confident when you’re wearing clothes with certain colors? Are you
While a strong and consistent visual identity is critical to a successful brand, your company’s brand is much more than a logo and visuals. We want to discuss why a strong visual brand is important to consistent branding overall, but first, let’s cover some brand basics. According to Seth Godin, author of Linchpin, Tribes, and