I know nothing about popular music. I haven’t listened to an album released since 1978, despite having been born in 1981.1 I had to Google the difference between “Album of the Year” and “Record of the Year.”2 So you’ll believe me when I say, few people are more qualified to judge an album only by its... Read More
Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest sports event of the year. It’s practically a national holiday; time to compare TV screen sizes with your friends and perfect your loaded nachos recipe. In honor of 50 years of Super Bowl glory, here’s our list of the top 10 Super Bowl logos of all time. 10. Super... Read More
Did you know the world has a favorite color? It’s blue. Not surprisingly, the most popular logo color is also blue. In fact 53% of business incorporate blue into their mark. 53%! The popularity of colors in 99designs logo contests. But just because everyone else is doing it, doesn’t mean you should, too. Luckily, we’re... Read More
When building a brand, there’s nothing more important than your logo – and no one wants to look dated. That means more experimentation with on-going trends, the resurfacing of classic styles and a few new surprises along the way.
This year, fitness resolutions might make it past January. The American College of Sports Medicine predicts that wearable tech will be the #1 fitness trend in 2016. As wearable trackers, apps, and more let consumers focus on fitness around the clock, fitness brands are seeking logos that go beyond the cartoon flexed bicep, and work both... Read More
It’s easy to get design tunnel vision. But designers don’t exist in a void, they’re the creators of culture and a new frontier of the connection between society and art.
Victorian design fell into pretty low esteem for a while. Like, the entire twentieth century. But since the turn of the millennium it has had something of a resurgence in the world of graphic design, offering a refreshing alternative to the sleek, sometimes antiseptic-feeling lines of Scandinavian minimalism and mid-century modern.
Behind every badass design is an even more badass story. Today we’d like you to meet Brian and Matt, founders of Monster Mouthguards. They reinvented a critical piece of sports equipment for kickboxers, body slammers, quarterback tacklers, jabbers, chokers, clinchers and high stickers everywhere. By making a personal connection with their customers, big and small,... Read More