So You Think You Know Logos?

Logo trivia and lesser known facts. A somewhat infrequently updated series that takes you behind the scenes of famous logos, the design process & the people who made them. From The Logo! Factor design blog.

Peace symbol turns 50

he universal logo for peace celebrates an important anniversary. Fifty years as being the design of choice for peace movements around the world. Some history and opinion. Guest blog and history.

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So You Think You Know Logos?

Trivia and lesser known facts about some famous logos. The back stories, evolution, and people responsible for some of the most iconoclastic marks in history. Some lesser known ones too. From The Logo! Factor design blog.

Logo design trivia


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