50 Excellent Circular Logos

By WebdesignerDepot Staff Posted May. 19, 2009 Reading time: Less than a minute

A graphic symbol is often used as part of logo design in order to convey a particular idea or concept in an effective and eye catching way.

The shapes of these graphic symbols vary a lot, but one of the most commonly used shapes is the circle.

Circular logos have been some of the most popular trends in logo design. A circle is timeless, simple and memorable.

In this article we’ll take a look at 50 excellent circular logos. These logos make use of the circle in many creative ways, sometimes containing typefaces, symbols and images as seen in the examples below.

 

eNASA

NASA



 



Indra

Indra



 



Lucky Strike

lucky-strike



 



Virgin Express

virgin-express



 



Volkswagen

volkswagen



 



BMW

bmw



 



WordPress

wordpress



 



Target

target



 



Korean Air

korean-air



 



Holden

Holden



 



Accelrys

Accelrys



 



Tide

tide



 



Bayer

bayer



 



London Underground

london-underground



 



Lucent

Lucent



 



Vodafone

vodafone



 



Yamaha

yamaha



 



Spar

spar



 



Sony Ericsson

sony-ericson



 



AT&T

at&t



 



Air Canada

Air Canada



 



Obama ’08

obama-08



 



Bacardi

bacardi



 



Filmax

filmax



 



ABC

abc



 



Timberland

timberland



 



CBS

cbs



 



Alfa Romeo

alfa-romeo



 



Der-Grune-Punkt

Der-Grune-Punkt



 



Schindler

schindler's



 



Radio Shack

radioshack



 



Palm

palm



 



Vattenfall

Vattenfall



 



Motorola

motorola



 



Firefox

firefox



 



PBS

pbs



 



Danone

danone



 



General Electric

general-electric



 



Tupperware

tupperware



 



Texaco

texaco



 



ESA

eac



 



Starbucks

starbucks



 



Oxfam

oxfam



 



LG

lg



 



Mercedes Benz

mercedes



 



Rexel

rexel



 



Safari

safari



 



Nissan

nissan



 



Pepsi

pepsi-new



 



Caltex

caltex



 



Compiled exclusively for WDD by Edward Calugtong, a graphic and web designer from the Philippines. He also writes design related articles on his blog.


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