25 Type-Based Logos for Inspiration

Some of the most effective logos use text and typography as the primary design element. These types of logos, when done effectively, can be excellent for branding and building name recognition. In addition, type-based logos typically work very well when printed as opposed to being designed primarily for the screen.

In this post we’ll showcase 25 examples of type-based logos. To see more about the logo or to see more work from the designer please click on the links to be led to the source.

Scratch

Scratch

Studio100

Studio100

Mandy

Mandy

Snapguide

Snapguide

CityHint

CityHint

PinPoint

PinPoint

Stoodeo

Stoodeo

Currently Roaming

Currently Roaming

David Michael Originals

David Michael Originals

Mocca

Mocca

Dutty

Dutty

Type Division

Type Division

Lilu

Lilu

Gala

Gala

Eclair

Eclair

Logossip

Logossip

VIP1 

VIP1

Intex

Intex

Unreel

Unreel

Sixbase

Sixbase

Storm Foundry

Storm Foundry

Northstar Church

Northstar Church

Colt

Colt

Justine

Justine

Night Radio

Night Radio

Ejo

Ejo

Invisible

Invisible

Acue

Acue

Axiom

Axiom

Eighteen

Eighteen

Bafetto

Bafetto

Vivaldi Griferias

Vivaldi Griferias

Fireflies

Fireflies

CreamList

CreamList

TinyCo

TinyCo

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Published April 10th, 2012 by

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  • aledesign.it, April 10, 2012

    A good list by type-based logos. For me is important make a logo perfect without symbols. Sometimes without, may be already a good job. Thanks for inspirations

  • Paul, April 10, 2012

    Nice logos like the six base one really cool.

  • creation-web, April 10, 2012

    Great !! Eighteen is my favorite !!

  • Ifham khan, April 11, 2012

    Awesome logos here, specially the simple logos which creativity are best

  • Tarful, April 13, 2012

    This list has really amazing and beautiful type-base logos.

    Our logo is also type-based, you can find it on http://tarful.com Hope you like it! :)

  • Saket Jajodia, September 5, 2012

    Really liked most of them.. Especially that 18 walal design..

  • OOHLOGO, May 24, 2013

    Pinpoint and Sixbase, Brilliant stuff.