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  1. Gigantuouse's Avatar
    The circle with the old non metro Windows logo just isn't doing it anymore. Does anyone want to put something together on photoshop to see what they can do?
    06-19-2012 03:01 PM
  2. selfcreation's Avatar
    I agree that its a little stale specially with WP8 coming out .

    maybe they are waiting for WP8 before they change it , maybe they liek it the way it is..

    ether way we have a GREAT team here at WPcentral with some great innovative artistic Minds..


    im sure they will think of something if they really wanted to :)
    06-19-2012 03:22 PM
  3. Dave Blake's Avatar
    Post them up we can take a look. I personally have ZERO photo shop skills so the chance of me coming up with something is slim.
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    06-19-2012 07:00 PM
  4. Frenzytom's Avatar
    I whipped up some quick sketches...let me know what you think. More or less Metro?

    I hope to come up with a few more ideas based on all your feedback. :)
    Last edited by htom; 06-21-2012 at 08:57 AM.
    06-20-2012 10:24 PM
  5. alpinestars1z's Avatar
    I whipped up some quick sketches...let me know what you think. More or less Metro?
    I like the top, and the second row, left.
    06-21-2012 12:32 AM
  6. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    I can't view the image. :(

    Sent from my Lumia 900 using Board Express
    06-21-2012 12:46 AM
  7. Seasword's Avatar
    Is it possible to combine new and old logo that the old logo seems to evolve to new logo ? It will be a temporary cool new WPCentral logo. It will also promote WP8 and Windows 8.
    07-23-2012 11:20 AM
  8. Reflexx's Avatar
    I whipped up some quick sketches...let me know what you think. More or less Metro?

    I hope to come up with a few more ideas based on all your feedback. :)
    The top one looks almost exactly like a logo I was making for a personal site I am starting. With different letters of course. Now I have to change it so people don't think I copied you!

    Of course, that's my favorite of the ones you posted. Like looking at a building from a corner and seeing lights on that spell the letters.

    lol.
    07-23-2012 04:31 PM
  9. vp710's Avatar
    How about something simple like this? I mean metro style is about simplicity, right? Would it be a problem to use the exact same logo as MS?

    07-23-2012 04:59 PM
  10. foosball's Avatar
    I whipped up some quick sketches...let me know what you think. More or less Metro?

    I hope to come up with a few more ideas based on all your feedback. :)
    That top right looks cool.
    07-23-2012 10:27 PM
  11. Reflexx's Avatar
    How about something simple like this? I mean metro style is about simplicity, right? Would it be a problem to use the exact same logo as MS?


    Yup.
    07-23-2012 11:56 PM
  12. vp710's Avatar
    Yup.
    LOL! :lol::lol:

    That's what I thought, too bad.
    07-24-2012 12:16 AM
  13. Frenzytom's Avatar
    The top one looks almost exactly like a logo I was making for a personal site I am starting. With different letters of course. Now I have to change it so people don't think I copied you!

    Of course, that's my favorite of the ones you posted. Like looking at a building from a corner and seeing lights on that spell the letters.

    lol.
    Don't Samsung me! :)
    08-22-2012 11:08 AM
  14. tommikovski's Avatar
    Here are my ideas:

    The idea behind them was to use a MS inspired square and set them into a context.
    In my case let WPC become the "portal" or "gate" into all WP related stuff. Thats why the logos look like an open door or window with the (door)frame around them.

    Cheers,
    Tom
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    08-29-2012 07:55 AM
  15. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    Here are my ideas:

    The idea behind them was to use a MS inspired square and set them into a context.
    In my case let WPC become the "portal" or "gate" into all WP related stuff. Thats why the logos look like an open door or window with the (door)frame around them.

    Cheers,
    Tom
    This ones cool...
    Gonna try this myself..give mr a couple of hours...
    Also..can some one plz revert on the website Makeover I did...its just a request..

    Sent from my RaZr NeXus.
    08-29-2012 09:10 AM
  16. X0LARIUM's Avatar


    I honestly dont like this one
    Last edited by XENOPHOS; 08-29-2012 at 12:48 PM.
    08-29-2012 10:40 AM
  17. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    What do u guys think??

    08-29-2012 12:48 PM
  18. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    V minute change compared to the previous one...

    08-29-2012 12:52 PM
  19. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    Last one boys and girls...for the day...

    still thinking of more...



    Plz plz plz leave a feed back./...
    08-29-2012 01:10 PM
  20. snowmutt's Avatar
    Like the basic idea, XENOPHOS, but I do like the Central lettering under the design. There seems to be no "P" in the Modern (can't get used to that yet) Tiles even though there is a "W". Is that by design?

    tommikovski I really like your bottom design. Just enough detail to it to make it eye catching.
    08-30-2012 05:52 AM
  21. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    Like the basic idea, XENOPHOS, but I do like the Central lettering under the design. There seems to be no "P" in the Modern (can't get used to that yet) Tiles even though there is a "W". Is that by design?

    tommikovski I really like your bottom design. Just enough detail to it to make it eye catching.
    Thanks Snowmutt.
    If u see the white line and then the red block, that makes a P.
    In fact the Central was what I was most skeptical about.

    Will give it one more shot.
    And no, in the original design, there was no W. I put it. :D
    So in short, P is the problem. Hmmm..
    Lemme see what I can do.

    But Thanks a lot for ur feed back. Greatly appreciated.

    Sent from my RaZr NeXus.
    08-30-2012 08:48 AM
  22. tommikovski's Avatar
    @Snowmutt: Thank you. i tried to keep it simple. Its the current Logo rectanglified :lol:

    @Xenophobos: i would try a bold font for the W & C. Try to distort them into the right angle too. The square on the upper right could be a little bit smaller than the other squares - so the "P" will be more visible through the whitespace. Maybe could form the "W" like the "P" and just use a font for "central". The idea is good, just needs a little bit fine tuning :)
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    08-30-2012 01:34 PM
  23. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    @Snowmutt: Thank you. i tried to keep it simple. Its the current Logo rectanglified :lol:

    @Xenophobos: i would try a bold font for the W & C. Try to distort them into the right angle too. The square on the upper right could be a little bit smaller than the other squares - so the "P" will be more visible through the whitespace. Maybe could form the "W" like the "P" and just use a font for "central". The idea is good, just needs a little bit fine tuning :)
    Thanx a ton!! I loved ur designs too BTW. Will surely try what u said... cheers!

    Sent from my RaZr NeXus.
    08-30-2012 02:23 PM
  24. Rich Edmonds's Avatar
    I'll be the party pooper and reveal that something wonderful is on the horizon for Windows Phone Central :) we thank you for the effort gone into the ideas though! We have had many internally, and it's extremely interesting the different paths available when attempting to be relevant but not infringing on Microsoft's branding.

    Be patient, guys!
    09-05-2012 04:51 AM
  25. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    I'll be the party pooper and reveal that something wonderful is on the horizon for Windows Phone Central :) we thank you for the effort gone into the ideas though! We have had many internally, and it's extremely interesting the different paths available when attempting to be relevant but not infringing on Microsoft's branding.

    Be patient, guys!
    WOOT!!!

    Im happy AND SAD... :) :(

    I knew this would happen somewhere...anyways...we can't wait... (at least I can't!!:D)
    09-05-2012 06:21 AM
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