//TIPS WHEN LOOKING FOR A DESIGNER
TIP #1 DO YOUR RESEARCH
You will always see ads online for companies who can make you a ‘cheap’ logo. These places will always exist however, you get what you pay for. You are far better off investing into a reliable designer and paying for quality; after all it will benefit your business in the long run. You are paying for the designers time and skill so listen to your intuition. After asking some questions you will understand if the designer is the right fit for your brand.
TIP #2 LOOK AT THEIR CONTENT
A professional and informative website will show they are invested in their business. Check out their testimonials and previous work, this should help give you an idea of their style and if it is a good fit.
TIP #3 UNDERSTAND YOUR OWN STYLE
It is very important to understand your own style and needs when looking for a designer. Have a look at their work, look for designers who’s work you admire. Carefully consider your own style before contacting any designers and understand that you are investing into your business.
TIP #4 BE CLEAR WITH YOUR GOALS
The more information you can provide the designer, the easier the process will be; even if you know the style that you like and have a few examples to show, this will be beneficial.
TIP #5 ASK SOME QUESTIONS
-Will I own copyright?
-What is your design process like?
-Are designs original?
-What file types will I receive?
-What do you need from me?