'New' YouTube logo is delightfully old-fashioned

YouTube calligraphy logo
YouTube's new World Calligraphy Day logo (Image credit: YouTube)

YouTube has form when it comes to giving its own logo fun and topical makeovers. Last year, Black History Month saw the logo strikingly reimagined every week for the whole of February. And now, YouTube has surprised users with a delightfully traditional take on its wordmark.

If you've noticed that the YouTube logo appears to have gone all Old English, you're not alone. Users have taken to Twitter in their droves to ask if anyone else is seeing the calligraphy style design. (Check out our history of the YouTube logo to see every previous design.)

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.