with the logo designs, would i be able to just plug my name in? and have the same type of fonts, color and fills as in the template?
The logos templates are the background of the image. You have to put in your name and company info. It will need to be edited in a graphics program. There is a certain level of artistic ability needed to get them to look like the samples but you can do it if you are artistic.
Microsoft paint is a basic graphics editor.
Here is a post
that includes other graphics programs that are out there.