Okay so in the first place, pros don’t do contests. That aside, such scant information leaves so much to the imagination. A professional designer is a problem solver with a sincere desire to help the client. The best way to do that is to understand the problem and this requires squeezing out as much information as possible.
The right questions ask for —a clear description of the business its target market market position message goals time schedules budget.
These are the basics of a design brief.
Every logo designer should have a questionnaire. If you don’t have one yet, you may find these links helpful in crafting yours:20 Questions To Ask Clients Prior To Designing A Logo by Brian Hoff How To Write An Effective Design Brief and Get The Design You Want! by Jacob Cass Client Questionnaire Template for Logo Design Brief by Graham Smith
If you truly want to help your client, ask the right questions. Logo design requires more than “what’s your company name and what colors do you want me to use so I can send you a few mockups?” (I’ve seen those!)
So what else do you think are the right questions?
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