Want to see your name in lights? Now you can with the Hollywood Sign Generator. The sign is more than just nine white letters spelling out a city’s name; it’s one of the world’s most evocative symbols – a universal metaphor for ambition, success, glamour … and a prime example of how the most simple of structures can become a tourist phenomenon thanks to its profound simplicity. The sign is a protected cultural landmark and is maintained by the Hollywood Sign Trust.
Now it’s time to create your own version: click here to jump to the free web app. Simply type in your name and you can be a legend. If you’re not that narcissistic, or if selfies are enough to satisfy your cravings, then make up some other slogans to adorn the hill. The possibilities are endless, but here are some ideas to get you started: