Brands, Colors and Emotion

I’m a sucker for a color infographic and this infographic from The Logo Company is a good one. Scientists have been studying the way we react to colors for many years. Certain colors make us feel a certain way about something. As long as the designer knows what these colors and emotions are, the designer can use that information to help present the business in the right way. These are not hard and fast rules

Logo Colors of the Web

We’ve posted before on how colors can impact purchase behavior. Given that information, it’s interesting to see how the corporate logos leverage color. The web is packed with logos that are predominantly blue, creating a sense of trust and security, along with red, developing a sense of energy and urgency! This infographic from COLOURlovers shows that many of the most successful brands on the Internet have some colors in common with their logos!