This ad is really simple and to the point. Plus the graphics are flawless.

This ad is really simple and to the point. Plus the graphics are flawless.

TM, The Untold Stories Behind 29 Classic Logos
David Airey, logodesignlove.com
“The seeds of this book were sown in a special issue of Creative Review magazine, in which my colleagues and I attempted to tell the stories behind the creation of some of the world’s best-known logos. As with the issue, this book is also a…

TM, The Untold Stories Behind 29 Classic Logos
David Airey, logodesignlove.com

“The seeds of this book were sown in a special issue of Creative Review magazine, in which my colleagues and I attempted to tell the stories behind the creation of some of the world’s best-known logos. As with the issue, this book is also a…

The Roots Play Cereal-Themed Concert for Kellogg’s
Alex Kantrowitz, akantrowitz@adage.com, adage.com
Gram­my Award-winners The Roots, the band on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” took the stage at a Kel­logg’s event in New York this morn­ing, play­ing a few of their hits along with a song cel­e­ …

Is this selling out? Or just business?

The Roots Play Cereal-Themed Concert for Kellogg’s
Alex Kantrowitz, akantrowitz@adage.com, adage.com

Gram­my Award-winners The Roots, the band on “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,” took the stage at a Kel­logg’s event in New York this morn­ing, play­ing a few of their hits along with a song cel­e­ …

Is this selling out? Or just business?

Best car ad that does not include any actual cars. Ultimately its an ad for enthusiasts and the get the fan boys all boiled up. Great for connecting with the choir, not so good for proselytizing.

Best car ad that does not include any actual cars. Ultimately its an ad for enthusiasts and the get the fan boys all boiled up. Great for connecting with the choir, not so good for proselytizing.

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This is a great ad to promote this site…. Batman shorts will always get talked about… And now we all know JACOB

This is one of the funniest commercials I have seen in years!

Apple Changes OS X’s Main Font For The First Time Ever
ADRIAN COVERT, fastcodesign.com
Following the lead of iOS, Apple’s desktop operating system says goodbye to Lucida Grande, and hello to Helvetica Neue.Since the intro­duc­tion of OS X in 2001, Luci­da Grande has served as its main sys­tem font. But after tak­ing the wraps off…

Helvetica to rule the world!

Apple Changes OS X’s Main Font For The First Time Ever
ADRIAN COVERT, fastcodesign.com

Following the lead of iOS, Apple’s desktop operating system says goodbye to Lucida Grande, and hello to Helvetica Neue.

Since the intro­duc­tion of OS X in 2001, Luci­da Grande has served as its main sys­tem font. But after tak­ing the wraps off…

Helvetica to rule the world!

Why Celebrities Endorse Beats Headphones For Free
MARK WILSON, fastcodesign.com
Apple is rumored to be buying Beats headphones for $3.2 billion. Just don’t tell the superstars who catapulted the brand to fame—mostly for free.In 2008, mere hours before the U.S. men’s bas­ket­ball team left for Bei­jing, the Beats got a cal…

Why Celebrities Endorse Beats Headphones For Free
MARK WILSON, fastcodesign.com

Apple is rumored to be buying Beats headphones for $3.2 billion. Just don’t tell the superstars who catapulted the brand to fame—mostly for free.

In 2008, mere hours before the U.S. men’s bas­ket­ball team left for Bei­jing, the Beats got a cal…

Game Of Thrones Houses Rebranded As Multinational Corporations
MARK WILSON, fastcodesign.com
Irresistibly, we restructure our world to be Westeros.The Inter­net comes up with some strange ten­den­cies. Not just memes, but some­thing far more nuanced: memes of memes or meta-tropes, maybe. We’re talk­ing com­pli­cat­ed cul­tur­al alchemy…

This is great!

Game Of Thrones Houses Rebranded As Multinational Corporations
MARK WILSON, fastcodesign.com

Irresistibly, we restructure our world to be Westeros.

The Inter­net comes up with some strange ten­den­cies. Not just memes, but some­thing far more nuanced: memes of memes or meta-tropes, maybe. We’re talk­ing com­pli­cat­ed cul­tur­al alchemy…

This is great!

10 Crucial Lessons From History’s Greatest Graphic Designers
JOHN CLIFFORD, fastcodesign.com
Simplify, visualize, know your user: the lessons of these design pioneers, from El Lissitzky to Paula Scher, are as relevant as ever.Many peo­ple know the names of influ­en­tial archi­tects, artists, and fash­ion design­ers; far fewer know the…

More rules to break!

10 Crucial Lessons From History’s Greatest Graphic Designers
JOHN CLIFFORD, fastcodesign.com

Simplify, visualize, know your user: the lessons of these design pioneers, from El Lissitzky to Paula Scher, are as relevant as ever.

Many peo­ple know the names of influ­en­tial archi­tects, artists, and fash­ion design­ers; far fewer know the…

More rules to break!

Vintage Advertising

Vintage Advertising

Diet Coke “You’re On” Campaign Gets Attention For The Wrong, Drug-Related Reasons
JEFF BEER, fastcocreate.com
New tagline is mocked for being an overt drug reference.The newest ad cam­paign for Diet Coke is turn­ing heads but for rea­sons the brand would prob­a­bly like to avoid. Launched in Feb­ru­ary under the tagline “You’re On,” with a spot star­ri…

YOU’RE ON. COKE. This is so funny, I don’t think it was deliberate.

Diet Coke “You’re On” Campaign Gets Attention For The Wrong, Drug-Related Reasons
JEFF BEER, fastcocreate.com

New tagline is mocked for being an overt drug reference.

The newest ad cam­paign for Diet Coke is turn­ing heads but for rea­sons the brand would prob­a­bly like to avoid. Launched in Feb­ru­ary under the tagline “You’re On,” with a spot star­ri…

YOU’RE ON. COKE. This is so funny, I don’t think it was deliberate.

Mike Parker, Godfather Of Helvetica, Dies
JOHN BROWNLEE, fastcodesign.com
A legendary type designer with more than 1,100 typefaces to his credit, Parker also helped popularize Helvetica.Mike Park­er—a leg­endary typog­ra­ph­er, type design­er, and his­to­ri­an who is per­haps best known for his work giv­ing the worl…

Maybe the greatest font ever, only just watched the movie.

Mike Parker, Godfather Of Helvetica, Dies
JOHN BROWNLEE, fastcodesign.com

A legendary type designer with more than 1,100 typefaces to his credit, Parker also helped popularize Helvetica.

Mike Park­er—a leg­endary typog­ra­ph­er, type design­er, and his­to­ri­an who is per­haps best known for his work giv­ing the worl…

Maybe the greatest font ever, only just watched the movie.

Superman symbol evolution | Logo Design Lovelogodesignlove.com
First appear­ance of Clark Kent, 1934-35“In 1945, Nation­al Peri­od­i­cal Pub­li­ca­tions (later sim­ply known as DC Comics) trade­marked Super­man’s sym­bol, allow­ing the abil­i­ty to print his sto­ …

Superman symbol evolution | Logo Design Love
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First appear­ance of Clark Kent, 1934-35

“In 1945, Nation­al Peri­od­i­cal Pub­li­ca­tions (later sim­ply known as DC Comics) trade­marked Super­man’s sym­bol, allow­ing the abil­i­ty to print his sto­ …