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A Complete Guide on How to Create a Logo

Example logos created using Placeit.

If your business is growing or you just started a new project, you are probably thinking about your logo design. Why? Because it is basically the most important essential aspect of your whole business. So we can say with confidence, it is a big deal and you should think about it before developing any other thing. Maybe you don’t really know how to create a logo yet, but don’t worry, you are in the right place! Let’s learn how to create a logo with a tool that works as an Adobe Illustrator alternative.

Now let’s be honest, picking an app to make a logo may be overwhelming. So we will be comparing the all-time, classic logo software Illustrator with an online logo maker tool by Placeit. Don’t worry if you feel this is a work you can’t do, we will be guiding you step by step so you can easily make your own logo on either one of these apps.

The Wonders of Using a Logo Creator

Using an online logo creator for your logo is like magic. You don’t have to spend hours designing and you don’t have to hire anyone else to do the job because it is so easy you can really design it yourself! We do have to mention that making your own logo is way cheaper than buying one, but the most amazing thing about using Placeit is that you can make as many logos as you wish, plus other essential branding assets for your business like business cards, posters, flyers, social media posts, and even videos!

Image showing how to add text to make a logo with placeit logo maker

How to Make a Logo with Placeit’s Logo Maker

  1. Go to Placeit’s Logo Maker and type your brand’s name in the text box.
    The Logo Maker suggesting an industry for our logo.
    The Logo Maker will suggest an industry for your logo, if it’s the right one, click on “Let’s Go”. If it is not the right one, pick the industry you are working on.
    The Logo Maker suggesting an industry for our logo.
  2. Choose the template you would like to customize.
    A listing of logo templates to choose from.
  3. Customize your template by typing any additional info you want on your logo. Change colors, fonts, graphics.
    Image of the logo customization tool showing various clipart, brushes and text tools.
    *Pro Tip: You can move around your elements to play with your logo’s layout.
  4. When you are completely satisfied with your design, click on the “download” button.
    Placeit's pricing page and logo download screen
    Also, if you need a vectorized logo for any further editing now or in your future, you can download it from Placeit as a PDF with your vectorized logo!
    Screen showing the download logo screen with vector PDF option.