Logo design is one of the first branding tasks for startup companies, and spending a fortune isn’t necessary. There are many ways in which you can cut costs on logo designs, and the first is by checking out freelance websites. There are many great logo designers offering their services at very fair prices, and depending on how simple your logo is, you can actually choose an individual with little experience. They may be looking to build their portfolio and some will be willing to help you out free of charge (FOC), so it’s win win for both of you. You can also learn how to design logos yourself, and though this takes time, knowing basic design can be great for you and your business. Another option is to ask around and find friends who have experience with design, there’s always a good chance they know someone who can help you out, so be sure not to pay over the odds for logo design.