Ridiculous tutorial reveals the 4 steps to logo design

Quick logo tutorial
(Image credit: logopaul on reddit)

Designers are often up against the clock, so any advice to speed things up is welcome, right? When it comes to logo design, this may not be the case – as one Reddit post from early 2020 proves. According to the post, there are only four steps to logo design. You simply import your sketch into your software of choice, add a pixel grid to the sketch, start building the logo using shapes and, finally, combine all the shapes and finish the logo. Voila.

Does this sound right to you? We didn't think so. If you're looking for more comprehensive advice, see our logo design inspiration post, or check out our favourite monogram logos or 3-letter logos. Wanting a simple way to make your own? Here's our pick of the best free logo designer software. Or, to find out more about this nugget of wisdom, keep reading.

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Georgia Coggan

Georgia is lucky enough to be Creative Bloq's Editor. She has been working for Creative Bloq since 2018, starting out as a freelancer writing about all things branding, design, art, tech and creativity – as well as sniffing out genuinely good deals on creative technology. Since becoming Editor, she has been managing the site on a day-to-day basis, helping to shape the diverse content streams CB is known for and leading the team in their own creativity.