Select Page
Unique and Strange Sign Designs

Unique and Strange Sign Designs

There are some quite unique, funny, very creative and strange sign designs around the world. I tend to see many of these signs in the outdoors as I travel to places around the world on my wayfinding trips for work. Some of the best are below. Trying to sign certain...
8 Common Signage Design Mistakes in Wayfinding

8 Common Signage Design Mistakes in Wayfinding

As a wayfinding auditor, I often see signage design mistakes when wayfinding signs are created. Furthermore, the same mistakes are applied time and time again. It is a little like the 80/20 rule whereby 20% of the problems are happening 80% of the time and so I...
Outdoor Events Signage Ideas: Glastonbury Music Festival Case Study

Outdoor Events Signage Ideas: Glastonbury Music Festival Case Study

Designing outdoor events signage brings its own challenges. Wayfinding signage must be usable for all-weather types and often needs to be suitable for short events involving massive numbers of users. Designing a way to provide directions and good navigational aids for...
Different Types of Wayfinding Signs

Different Types of Wayfinding Signs

There are different types of wayfinding signage which are used in wayfinding and navigation design and, in this post, I will explain these different types, their uses and the differences between each of them. Types of Wayfinding Signs Signs and signage, as you may...
What are You Are Here Maps

What are You Are Here Maps

When you are lost and desperately need  to get some sense of your bearings as a pedestrian, in order to re-focus and re-plan your route, there can be nothing better than the sight of a ‘You are here’ map. Finally we can work out where we are and where we...
Wayfinding Signage Design Basics and Ideas

Wayfinding Signage Design Basics and Ideas

In this post, a look at wayfinding signage design basics Signage Space and Positioning If you read through the majority of journal articles on wayfinding, you will find that the concept of ‘travel spaces’ and what is often termed ‘performance...
Page 2 of 212