Contribute an Article to Processed Identity

Processed Identity has published a wide variety of topics from contributors including designers, marketing professionals, and paper companies. I welcome posts related to logo design, branding, the creative process, the design profession, marketing, printing, clients—anything that is original content and provides insight into the business or creative nature of logo and brand design.

If we haven’t been in touch through Twitter or email regarding you contributing an article, please contact me with a very brief explanation of the post to ensure it’s appropriate, and to schedule a publishing date.

If you would rather contribute a creative process study, find out how.

To Contribute an Article, Please Provide:

1. Home Page Graphic

Image size: 495 px wide x flexible height in full colour AND grayscale saved as JPG in RGB
Note: If you don’t have a photo or need some help preparing the files, just let me know

Example image by BotheredByBees


2. Ad for Processed Identity Site (No Cost)


Image size: 300 px x 120 px saved as JPG in RGB
Note: Provide the url you would like the ad to link to (this will be a dofollow link)

3. Text

  1. Text as a formatted Word or text file (bold, italic etc.)
  2. Indicate where images or video should be placed within the text (save images separately)
  3. Include url’s for all references, suppliers, partners etc. mentioned in the post (these will be dofollow links)
  4. 50-100 word summary for the home page (or I can use the first paragraph of the text you provide)

4. Graphics for Body of Post


Image size: 495 px wide (flexible height) saved as JPG in RGB
Note: If you don’t have images for your article, no problem. If you would like captions, please provide them

5. Credits

  1. Name of author or company
  2. Contact information (website, blog, telephone, Twitter etc.)
  3. Credits and url’s where possible for any images that are not yours

Delivery Checklist:

  • Name of author or company
  • Contact information (website, blog, telephone, Twitter etc.)
  • Text as a formatted Word or text file (bold, italic etc.) indicating image placement
  • Credits and url’s where possible for any images that are not yours
  • 50-100 word summary for the home page
  • Ad for home page (include url to link to)
  • Greycale version of home page image
  • Colour version of home page image
  • Images for body of article (saved separate from text file)

I can help with photos if you need assistance preparing the files.
Once everything is ready, please zip and email the file to steve@processedidentity.com

Questions? Need some Help?

Contact me and I will gladly help you out.