The folks at The Logo Company ask Should a Logo be Timeless? No. Logos aren’t simply a memorable graphic or a visual of the brand they represent, they are also largely dependent upon the medium they’re seen on and the technology to view them. An automobile logo is on print, on the web, and on the car… so it must be designed to both be representative of the brand and viewable in a complementary manner
I recently wrote about my experience with crowdsourcing your design. The experience was a positive one and I discussed the No Spec movement and opposition to sites like it. Through a sponsored post, this week I tried 99designs. The experience on 99designs was very similar and, I hate to say it, still both simple and enjoyable. I decided to pay for a new Twitter background that better promoted my company, my blog and my services.