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Entry #184 - Logo design - by jcliff
By jcliff

Jatwood picked a winning design in their logo design contest

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logo for serverfault.com

$551

Custom Logo design package

Purchased for $551

(including 99designs fees)

By jatwood
  • Last feedback - Thu, 09 Apr 2009 23:33:17 +0000
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Design brief

Brief Summary

Jeff Atwood (that's me) of codinghorror.com and Joel Spolsky of joelonsoftware.com are founding a new system administrator / IT professional community Q&A site at serverfault.com -- but we need a logo. That's where you come in. NOTE: THERE WILL BE $50 PRIZES AWARDED FOR SECOND AND THIRD PLACE! Please read the full brief [click the orange button!] for details.

Brand Name

http://serverfault.com

Description

we previously had a 99designs contest for the stackoverflow.com logo which ended brilliantly! See the results of our PREVIOUS logo contest at

http://blog.stackoverflow.com/2008/04/logo-design-contest-winner/

Wants

a Logo that visually conveys the idea that serverfault.com is a site for..

  • System Administrators
  • IT Professionals

In other words, people who work with and troubleshoot *servers* and *networks* professionally, for a living. This is NOT a site for regular desktop/laptop computer users, but for real pros!

Don't Wants
  • Avoid generic cliche "computer" or "server" themes please!
  • Pick DIFFERENT colors than the existing stackoverflow.com logo
  • Exploring thematic similarity between the stackoverflow.com logo and the serverfault.com logo is encouraged (but do use different colors)
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