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Font Licensing and Font Licence Advice for Logo Designers by The Logo Smith

An Explanation on Font Licensing & Font Licence Matters for Logo Designers: Some Do’s and Dont’s

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2020/02/12
Filed In Categories: Tips & Advice, Typography
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Post Excerpt: An Explanation on Font Licensing & Font Licence Matters for Logo Designers: Some Do’s and Dont’s When I saw this Tweet about Font Licensing and Font Licence matters, in my Twitter timeline I rattled off half-a-dozen or so replies, and… Read More

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Logo Design Price List & Guidelines – Template for Download by The Logo Smith

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2020/01/21
Filed In Categories: Resources, Templates, Tips & Advice


Post Excerpt: Logo Design Price List & Guidelines – Template for Download Please Note changes to my Logo Design Price List: As of January 2020, I have raised my Minimum Budget Price to £1,000 and set a much higher ceiling Budget of £225,000+. You can see how… Read More

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Apple Logo Design

Simple Logos are the Best – Logo Design Lessons from Siegel+Gale

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2019/11/23
Filed In Categories: Designer Spotlight, Tips & Advice


Post Excerpt:   “Simple Logos are the Best” – Logo Design Lessons from Siegel+Gale Always valuable to hear the sage words: “Simple Logo Designs are the Best”, and other thoughts, from experienced graphic designers such as Siegel+Gale.… Read More

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How to Hire a Freelance Logo Designer on Google and other Search Engines

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2019/09/29
Filed In Categories: Poster Design, Tips & Advice


Post Excerpt: There has been much discussion on the wire about the prolific nature of cheap and quick logo design companies. As a rule, they are as far apart as one could be to a independent and experienced freelance logo designer. Yet they always appear top of Google… Read More

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Mini Logo Design Tip: How Big Should My Logo Be?

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2019/03/13
Filed In Categories: Tips & Advice


Post Excerpt:   Mini Logo Design Tip: How Big Should My Logo Be? Thought this little logo design tip could come in useful, especially when explaining to a client how big or small their logo design should be. It’s only a rough rule-of-thumb, but it’s not… Read More

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XML Sitemap for The Logo Smith Freelance Logo Designer

Missing WordPress Images in XML Sitemaps, Yoast SEO & Page Builders

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2019/02/20
Filed In Categories: Tips & Advice, Web Dev


Post Excerpt: For my sins I use ‘WP Bakery Page Builder’ to create my own website; always struggled with the problems of images placed using various styles of Media & Masonry Grids, not showing up in the XML Sitemaps, as created by Yoast SEO. Given my… Read More

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When a Client asks a Logo Designer to do a Design Test – Just Say No

Written by: Graham Smith: The Logo Smith Posted: 2019/02/10
Filed In Categories: Tips & Advice


Post Excerpt:   For anyone who dares ask a designer to do a Design Test, to prove that they are capable and will be a good fit… Up yours. pic.twitter.com/rjbcfDvtBp — thelogosmith.co (@thelogosmith) February 8, 2019   When a Client asks a Logo Designer to… Read More

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