From 1984, ZDF start uses morse-code sonic logo for Heute (.... . ..-- .), but this logo was incorrect, but in 1985, through the viewer's complaint, the morse-sonic brand (.... . ..- - .) was corrected and stayed until 1998.
In 1992, the musical design of Heute was changed.
In 1995, Heute presented a modernized version of its last logo.
In 1998, ZDF presented a new studio of Heute with a new graphic. The morse-sonic brand has been redesigned and incorrect again (..... ..- - .). This sonic brand are used to this day.
On March 25, 2020, this logo began to be used in various social media images, videos, website and app, with it being used on heute's YouTube thumbnails since December 1, 2019. From September 9th, 2020 this logo began to be used on ZDF heute live.