couchdb-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Dan Santner <dansant...@me.com>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] Improved CouchDB logo
Date Tue, 28 Oct 2014 02:08:52 GMT
I actually like the current logo as is.


> On Oct 27, 2014, at 8:49 PM, Manokaran K <manokaran@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> On Tue, Oct 28, 2014 at 6:57 AM, Bryan Green <dbryan.green@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I am not sure the logo has to have the meaning be so obvious.  Looking at
>> the world of other logos, it doesn't seem that meaning is that important to
>> branding.  The two primary uses of a couch is to have people sit on it or
>> lay on it.  I am not sure showing someone sprawled on a couch helps anyone
>> make the connection to Relax anymore than the couch itself.
> 
> If we accept that meaning should not be read in a logo, then we can
> just ignore that the pose means anything :-)
> 
> If we also accept that 'no publicity is bad publicity', then kicking
> up a controversy like this can actually be good for CouchDB!
> 
> Cheers,
> mano
> 
> -- 
> Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
> ~ Pablo Picasso

Mime
View raw message