Microsoft Logos When Innovation Meets Simplicity

Logo Talksby Otba Mushaweh | Posted in Case Study | 4 Comments »
Microsoft company was founded on April 4, 1975 by Bill Gates with aim of develops, manufactures, licenses, and supports a wide range of software products for computing devices. Its most profitable products are the Microsoft Windows operating system and the Microsoft Office suite of productivity software. Microsoft was ranked as the third largest company in the world. Microsoft across a variety of strategic that focus on bringing rigor to the array of Logos, brands and services that were proliferating around the world.
Logo History
From 1975 up to now, Microsoft has been changing its logo more times. The first Logo was designed when Bill Gates and his friend Paul Allen coded the first computer language for a PC and named it BASIC. After that they named their partnership and company as Micro-Soft which explains the first logo of the company.
The second logo was designed in that year itself and it is lasted for 12 years (from 1975 to 1987), The inspiration was in O letter which the employees called it as “Blibbet”.
The third logo that Microsoft adopted it as its official logo, which so-called “Pac-Man  Logo”, designed by Scott Baker. According to the March 1987. The new logo used Helvetica italic typeface and has a slash between the “o”  and “s” letters  to emphasize the “soft” part of the name and convey motion and speed.
Microsoft Logos