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Why Branding Isn't Bad
There is a movement out there. You can hear it. Shhhh. Listen carefully. Hear that buzzing noise? The one that sounds like a mosquito? Yeah that's the one.
The movement of which I speak is a somewhat recent anti-brand, anti-advertising, anti-marketing grassroots movement which aims to let the world know how useless, harmful, and evil advertising on the whole is.
I point to sites like and the anti-advertising agency as examples.
These movements and initiatives look for support from others who share the common goal or belief that corporate America is evil and marketing is to blame. While I revel in and enjoy the anti-capitalist sentiment (I honestly do enjoy rebellion), I think these movements are misguided, misinformed, and in some ways hypocritical.
Allow me to explain, if I may.
These movements' primary message seems to be that branding is bad. That it clutters our society wit
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Epic Logo, Epic Challenge
Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Ryan Ford, and I am the Creative Director here at deviantART. In my position, I manage a global team of extremely talented designers, and collectively we are responsible for designing most everything that represents deviantART in any way, shape, or form. This includes the site layout, deviantWEAR, and of course our brand.

Over the past few months, we've been working on a rebranding of deviantART, and you may have seen the fruits of our labor slowly taking shape throughout the site in a variety of forms. I'd like to take this opportunity to get you, the community, involved in the understanding of what
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Current Residence: sector zed zed 9 plural zed alpha... uh... USA? the midwest? what more do you want!
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Favourite genre of music: Rock/Techno
Favourite style of art: Strange Attractors! (section of chaos theory)
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MP3 player of choice: iPod
Shell of choice: Unix, or DOS
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Skin of choice: my own, white skin that goes inbetween pale and tan, thank you very much
Personal Quote: If it can't be undone, then be sure it will work the first time!
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BlackWingStudio Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Thanks for the fave! I've got more awesome card alters coming, so don't forget to check back again soon or add me to your watch list! :)
orn310 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2011
Well, the artwork that you had for Emrakul was oddly... Appropriate...
Nevet1212 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2010
Are you the same orn310 from youtube?
orn310 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2010
Why Yes I am... re you the same Nevet1212 from youtube?
Nevet1212 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2010
Yeah, I was trying to contact you about the interview every way I could think of.
Mangamad Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks for dropping by. ^^v
BuNni3BuRn Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2009  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for the :+fav:! ;)
orn310 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2009
Well, I figured it was an awesome piece of Nethernet art... Hang on, didn't I run into there before?
fujiwara-08 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
very much for the :+fav: :boogie:
orn310 Featured By Owner Jul 4, 2009
No Problem! In fact, that is one of my favorite animes!
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