It is important that businesses do branding. With branding, you are able to reach out to your customers with your beliefs. You will find many different types of brands form the iconic, unforgettable, and the ordinary. How can your logo stand out? If you want to make your logo attractive and enticing, what colors should you use?
There is such a thing as the psychology of colors. It is the way people feel and think when they see a specific color. Colors provoke our emotions, thoughts, and feelings but we don’t really think about it. Colors have an effect on what we think. Each color speaks to us differently. The philosophy of your brand is communicated when you use certain colors in your logo.
Questions about your business should be asked before creating your logo. Is your target market male or female? Are you going for the trendy or the classy? What ages are you targeting for your market? Are you serving high-end customers or middle-class ones? These questions help your business create a logo that truly speaks to your audience. It is a solid brand that can be created after considering these questions.
Different feelings are felt with different colors. A blue-colored room would evoke certain feelings in us that you wouldn’t get if the room is colored yellow. And although there are variations in color, the color itself speaks something to us. Below are some of these colors and how it makes us feel and think.
Warm and cool colors are the two categories of color. Let us consider the warm colors first.
Men are attracted to the color red. Fire and passion is evoked from the color red. It is a color of urgency and it can help grab anyone’s attention. You get pumped up and it increases your heart rate.
With orange, you get a friendly, playful color. It shows overall energy. It has a great effect on children.
Yellow evokes the feelings of joy, happiness, warmth, and cheerfulness to your logo. Too much yellow is distracting, so make sure to mix it with other colors for balance.
The cool colors are given below.
Many logos contain the color blue. Tranquility, peace and maturity are conveyed in the color blue. Adding blue to your logo helps to make it a trustworthy one.
Green is associated with the outdoors. The color is about newness, whether in health or in wealth. Peace and a desire to promote growth in our lives is evoked if you use the color green.
Purple conveys luxury. It can be mysterious but it is grand and distinguished.
Its earthy and tough-guy persona makes brown attractive to male audiences.
In its own category is black and white. They are more powerful when combined with other colors.