How to make a PDF logo.

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A logo is the face of your business, so make sure it’s a face anyone can see. Learn how to make a sharable PDF logo everyone will recognize.

If you want potential customers and clients to recognize your brand, you need a memorable logo for all your marketing materials. But if you want customers and clients to be able to view your logo on whichever device they might be using, you’ll need it to be in the right filetype.

The best way to ensure anyone can view your logo is to save it as a PDF. Here’s what you need to know about how to create a highly sharable PDF logo for your business.

Design your next logo from scratch with a PDF editor.

The most common way to design a PDF logo is with a PDF editing tool, like Adobe Acrobat. This software gives you all the tools you need to create highly customizable designs for business logos in a few simple steps:

  1. Open Acrobat and select Tools > Create PDF.
  2. Choose the Blank Page option.
  3. Click Create.

Once you click Create, you can design your logo on a new, blank PDF canvas. Use the toolbar at the top of the page to edit your design — and that includes adding text, images, shapes, and more to your masterpiece.

Save your logo creation as a PDF from another design program.

If you want to use another design program to create your logo, you can still save it as a PDF to make sure it’s viewable on every device. To convert your logo to a PDF, follow these steps:

  1. Click File on the top toolbar of your design program.
  2. Choose the Print option.
  3. In the Printer selection drop-down, select Print to PDF.
  4. Browse for the folder where you want to save the logo.
  5. Click Print.

If you’d rather work through your web browser, you can also choose to convert your logo design using an online tool like Acrobat web. Simply upload your logo file and redownload your logo to save it as a sharable PDF.

In a world with so many devices, it’s important to use a logo filetype that’s easy for everyone to work with. PDFs offer many benefits to increase shareability and ensure your logo looks great, no matter where it ends up:

You want to get your brand out there, so make sure everyone can see your logo in all its glory by saving it as a PDF.

There are many ways to work with PDFs and design incredible marketing materials for your business. Here are just a few additional resources about working with PDF files:

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