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How To Start A Blog For Beginners

Chapter 8

Branding



According to Wikipedia branding is ” A brand is a name, term, design, symbol, or other feature that distinguishes an organization or product from its rivals in the eyes of the customer. Branding is used in business, marketing, and advertising.”
Image credit: The Logo Company
There are millions of blogs coming online daily, but few start out with branding their image. Take a look at the chart above, I’m sure you recognize most of the logos.  Each of these brands has created an image that you have come to recognize.
That’s what branding is all about, creating a design/colors that will make your business recognizable.   If you start out with creating a unique way to identify your blog, you will be way ahead of the game. 

Let’s get started!

Step 1- Pick a color scheme

 

You should pick a color theme for your blog.
If you’re not sure where to start, check out the color guide above and decide the message you’re wanting to send. Then use these websites help you come up with the perfect combo.

 

 

Color Generators

 

Do you have an image where you love the colors? Use this site to upload a photo to get the colors from the image. 

 

Step 2- Create a logo

 

There are 3 ways that you can do this
1. You can create one yourself for free using
2. You can also use a paid service to create one yourself
3. Lastly, you can pay someone to create one for you

 

 

Depending on your budget you can get as fancy as you would like.

Step 3-Choose a design for your marketing

This is something you can have fun with by creating a common look that will be used for your marketing efforts. 
Head over to Chapter 9 to seeing some awesome branding examples.
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