Infographics

Piktochart

The Value of Visualization

The Value of Visualization

Visual Clues on Infographics

  • COLOR  for Correlation
  • SIZE for Quantity
  • ORIENTATION for trends
  • PATTERNS
  • PROCESSES  
  • HIERARCHY
  • ANATOMY
  • CHRONOLOGY / TIMELINE

Timelines

http://visual.ly/infographic-timeline-timelines-and-infographics
http://awesome.good.is.s3.amazonaws.com/transparency/web/0906/trans0609largestbankruptcies.jpg

 

Good Infographic Tips

SHOW , DON’T TELL

BE CREATIVE , DON’T MAKE AN EXCEL CHART

 

ASK YOURSELF HOW IT CAN BE VISUALIZED
TELL A STORY – VISUALIZE THE HOOKS
MAIN IDEAS =  IMAGES

 

USE IMAGES / ICONS TO REPRESENT WHAT IS IN THE TEXT.
USE CONCISE TEXT.

Screen Shot 2015-08-28 at 10.20.20 AM Screen Shot 2015-08-28 at 10.48.39 AM

USE BIG FONT TO HIGHLIGHT DATES – PERIODS

Screen Shot 2015-08-28 at 10.23.19 AM

USE FONTS AND COLOR TO HIGHLIGHT IDEAS

Screen Shot 2015-08-28 at 10.39.37 AM

 

USE ARROWS AND CONNECTORS TO SHOW WHAT YOU MEAN

Screen Shot 2015-08-28 at 10.42.43 AM

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s