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Who designed the instructables logo?

This yellow robot seems a little wired..
I really hope the designer can think a little bit more about the logo's style
This website is so awesome, but the robot seems a little rigid
 

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The design for Robot, boxy, schoolbus yellow, with antennas for ears and wheels for feet, was chosen by a blue-ribbon branding committee. That's the same way they make all the important decisions around here.

Oh yeah! There were focus groups too!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Focus_group

The focus groups loved Robot! You know, loved, erm, statistically speaking.

;-)

Kiteman2 years ago

Robot has been with the site since Day One.

Leave Him alone!

iceng2 years ago

What a wonderful sense of sarcasmic humor you have :-Daisy

I look forward to your first Eco-friendly instructable.

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daisy90 (author)  iceng2 years ago

Well~I'm serious about this~maybe cuz I do a little design~

And I think this LOGO can be update a better version~ It really can bring more fans to join in.

iceng daisy902 years ago

A the bottom of this page there is a Who_We_Are that will take you to several HQ editors, see if they might want to run a contest for design ideas.

I'm a member since 2006 and there is a lot of investment in that robot (who-is-not-emailing-answers-lately) including T-shirts, hoodies and HALLOWEEN cards which makes it instantly recognizable by me across the web.

https://www.instructables.com/howto/instructable+ro...

daisy90 (author)  iceng2 years ago

Well~~That's seems pretty cool~I'll try it when I have enough leisure time~

thank u sir =)

I quite like it too...

Reminds me of the old scary robots in the BW movies when I was little.

-max-2 years ago

Umm, OK this this even a question of a complaint about the graphic design?

I do like it, it give a imperfect, prototype, handmade, 'DIY' feel. A perfect and symmetrical CAD drawing would not really be a good choice for this site.

kjsrocks2 years ago

you seem to be the only one bothered by this