Graphic Design Business Name Ideas

What should I name my new graphic design firm? We hope to also have a team of photographers in the near future, so I would like to have a name that can be interchanged between the design and photography branches.

Ad

Mike from PA

Answers:

Graphic Design Business Name Ideas

  • Graphix and Pix
  • Modern Elements
(09/07/2007)

By Sandee

Graphic Design Business Name Ideas

  • Divine Design
  • Graphic Rabbit
  • Grapple with Graphic Design
  • Creative Graphic Concepts
  • Runaway Graphic Artist
  • Fine Line Graphic Design
  • GD for the Soul
(09/07/2007)

By kimhis

Graphic Design Business Name Ideas

Instead of something fancy or cutesy, how about just sticking with the basics. Get your name in there somewhere and get "Graphic Design" in there, too. Example: Smith's Graphic Design Studio or Smith's Graphic Design and Professional Photographic Services.

Sometimes something simple that just comes right out and says it all is just plain better than trying to come up with a clever angle. This is going to be your baby, so why not proudly put your name on it? First name, last name or both names, name recognition is nice. It's a simplistic concept, but it really has worked for generations.

Graphic Design can encompass so many different things that a cutesy name may cause a potential customer to overlook your business because they may not realize what you do and exactly what services you offer. I think it is important to use the simple term, "Graphic Design" directly in your business name because it comes right out and says it all. If there has to be an angle, a twist, or some kind of turn on words, it could be added on after this basic. Remember, too, that descriptive words which tell about additional services you offer can always be added as a tagline on advertisements or even on your business cards.

It's all about promotion and marketing, right? That "clever name" that new business owners are always seeking to come up with isn't gonna help much when the potential customer opens up the phone book. They aren't going to be looking for a clever name; rather, they will looking for, "Graphic Design". So, this was just a long-winded way of saying that people should never discount the simplicity of a business name.

Ad

Perhaps the following association and resource materials may be of assistance to you:

The Graphic Artists Guild
90 John Street, Suite 403
New York, NY 10038
(212) 791-3400
www.gag.org
Resource and advocacy organization with legal and accounting services and legislative information, newsletters, and a Pricing and Ethical Guidelines handbook.

Graphic Design Book Club
Cincinnati, OH 45212
Exclusively for graphic design professionals.

Dick Blick Art Materials
P.O. Box 1267
Galesburg, IL 61402
www.dickblick.com
Art materials catalog.

Hope that this helps in some small way. Wish you the best in your entrepreneurial endeavor. Starting your own business is the American Dream! (09/08/2007)

By Peg from PA

interesting idea...

What about DE+SIGN? I am looking for a name too, it's not easy. Good luck! (02/28/2009)

By Paul

Comments

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related
In This Article
Graphic Design Business Name Ideas
Categories
April 14, 2009
Guides
Living room with nice interior design.
Name Ideas for Interior Design Businesses
Home Decor Shop
Name Ideas for a Home Decor Shop
Graphic Design Logo Idea
Name Ideas for a Graphic Design Business
Woman Working at Her Design Business
Design Business Name Ideas
More
🎄
Christmas Ideas!
🍂
Thanksgiving Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
You are viewing the desktop version of this page: View Mobile Site
© 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on November 20, 2016 at 2:55:37 PM on 10.0.0.57 in 960 msecs. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
Loading Something Awesome!