Why designers are fuming over Squarespace's new 'logo creation' tool

Launched in 2004, Squarespace has become one of the world's favourite website builders. But despite providing an automated alternative to employing a professional web designer, the company's keen attention to design principles and responsible attitude to web standards mean it's still managed to maintain a good reputation among the design industry.

But that may have begun to change with the launch of a controversial new drag-and-drop tool, Squarespace Logo. Aimed at small businesses who can't afford the services of a professional designer, the tool is said to "help anyone design a simple logo themselves". This video shows how it works:

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