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[Infographic] YouTube's Top 1,000 Channels Reveal An Industry Taking Shape. YouTube is still the pesky younger sibling of television, which is the wicked uncle of Hollywood.

[Infographic] YouTube's Top 1,000 Channels Reveal An Industry Taking Shape

But the social video site is slowly becoming a formidable medium in its own right, creating new business models and spheres of influence for - literally - a million rising stars. OpenSlate, which describes its services as delivering “actionable information about the value of online video to advertisers,” recently put together an infographic analyzing the top 1,000 YouTube channels. Some of the findings are mind-blowing, like the fact that over one million YouTubers run ads on their content. To put it another way, YouTube writes checks to more than one million people monthly. That's more than the U.S. television industry employs. Social_Media_Landscape_2012.png (550×582) Infographics from KISSmetrics. A-day-in-the-internet.jpg (618×5598) Who’s Using Google +? BV Developer Infographic.jpg (1199×3687) Facebook by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Social Media Infographics Series is supported by Vocus' Social Media Strategy Tool, a free, six-step online tool that lets you build a custom social media framework tailored to your organization’s goals.

Facebook by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

You likely know that Facebook is the world's largest social network with more than 800 million users, but did you know that more than 250 million photos are uploaded every single day? Or that the average American spends seven hours and 46 minutes browsing her friends' profiles per month? Facebook has become an integral part of our lives — some people more than others. Product Development: 9 Steps for Creative Problem Solving [INFOGRAPHIC] Ronald Brown is a successful startup CEO with an extensive background in technology and consumer marketing.

Product Development: 9 Steps for Creative Problem Solving [INFOGRAPHIC]

His new book, Anticipate. The Architecture of Small Team Innovation and Product Success is available via iTunes, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo. Creativity is the main prerequisite for innovation. However, our culture emphasizes critical thinking to the near exclusion of creative thinking (although it was the key to success in the Information Age). How to use Twitter [Infographic] A few weeks ago, I posted Twitter Tips via @PartyAficionado and @SocMediaTulsa .

How to use Twitter [Infographic]

Many people who follow me are new to Twitter, so I decided to create a list of tips to help them understand the basics of Twitter. After posting Twitter Tips for a few days, I was asked to create a blog post of my tips. Social-media-black-637x5603.jpg (637×5603) Moontoast-Anatomy-of-a-Fan-2.jpg (642×1904) The evolution of the web. How Businesses Use Social Media for Recruiting [INFOGRAPHIC] Savvy job seekers have turned to digital and social media tools to help them in their job searches, and now recruiters are on board with the power of social media as a recruiting tool.

How Businesses Use Social Media for Recruiting [INFOGRAPHIC]

LinkedIn isn't the only social network that helps in the job search process — Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Google+ have all been used by people to land jobs in innovative ways. And interesting takes on the digital resume are increasingly popular, with job seekers creating infographic resumes, video resumes and other visual resumes that set them apart from other job applicants.

Visual News. How Are People Using Twitter? [INFOGRAPHIC] The World of Data Were Creating on the Internet - Technology - GOOD. The State of Digital Education Infographic - #edtech #edutech #edchat. Twitter_psychology.jpg (600×1500) “5 1/2 Best Twitter Practices” Infographic. The Web & Business Tools Startups Use Most [INFOGRAPHIC] Putting the likes of the super-funded aside (Color, anyone?)

The Web & Business Tools Startups Use Most [INFOGRAPHIC]

, most early-stage startups operate on tight budgets and spend their dollars sparingly. A bevy of web services have made start-up costs all the more affordable, but now there's the conundrum of nearly too much choice. The folks at BestVendor surveyed 550 startup staffers — most in marketing and executive administration positions — on their favorite tools for email, accounting, web analytics, CRM, productivity, design, storage, payment processing, operations and so forth. Their answers, in aggregate, speak to the growing trend in startups moving toward predominately cloud-based operations. Infographics & Visualizations. Create, Share, Explore. HOW TO: Spruce Up a Boring Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

Writing a resume is such a nebulous activity these days.

HOW TO: Spruce Up a Boring Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

You have to figure out which type of online resume format is best for you, whether to include a cover letter, how to incorporate social media into your resume, if a video resume is a good idea and what you should include on your LinkedIn profile. Above all that, to get the job, you need to beat out all the other creative digital peeps who are producing dynamic digital resumes. Wicked Cool Data Visualization Tools - A List. What is Consciousness? World Population Growth Infographic. Infographic: Ten Things You Should Know About Water. How much drinkable water is there in the world?

Infographic: Ten Things You Should Know About Water

8 Incredible Farm Infographics. As the old adage goes, a picture is worth a thousand words.

8 Incredible Farm Infographics

The beauty and expressiveness of the image is taken one step further in the case of infographics. The Evolution of Web Design Infographic. Killer Infographics by Submit Infographics. The Health Benefits of Coffee vs Tea Infographic.

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The Health Benefits of Coffee vs Tea Infographic

Scriberia: Visualise Your Thinking. Best Foot Forward. - interactive charts online! Many Eyes. 5MIM8.jpg (500×8120) Chart Porn. Helping students interpret visual representations of information. Update: Feb. 29, 2012 Please note: The original video we used for this post was a video podcast by Gestalten TV in which New York Times Graphics Director Steven Duenes and Graphics Editor Archie Tse describe how their team works with breaking news to create clear, concise visualizations of data for readers. Since that has now been taken down, we have substituted a classic TED talk by David McCandless that we refer to in the post. We’re declaring this week Infographics Week on The Learning Network because we know how important it is for students to be able to read and interpret visual representations of information — and because The New York Times consistently creates useful and elegant examples that we think teachers across the curriculum should know about.

Not only do charts, graphs and maps show up on standardized tests of all kinds, but whiteboard technology has made the graphic depiction of information that much more useful and ubiquitous in classrooms. Infographics in General: Who's Really Scanning All Those QR Codes? [INFOGRAPHIC] QR codes are everywhere these days — in fine art exhibits, some cities' building permits, wrapping paper and every imaginable kind of marketing campaign. QR code-focused startup JumpScan was kind enough to send along a graphically organized representation of some data they've gathered about QR codes — who's scanning them, what kinds of devices they're using and what brands are running QR code campaigns.

Cooler still, you can scan every QR code in this infographic to get more info, making this Mashable's first interactive infographic. So have your smartphones at the ready, and click the image below if you need to see a larger version. 10 Awesome Free Tools To Make Infographics. Who can resist a colourful, thoughtful venn diagram anyway? In terms of blogging success, infographics are far more likely to be shared than your average blog post. This means more eyeballs on your important information, more people rallying for your cause, more backlinks and more visits to your blog. In short, a quality infographic done well could be what your blog needs right now.

Designing An Infographic Some great tips for designing infographics: Keep it simple! Ideas for infographic formats include: Using social media in an emergency. Have You Heard It – Blog and portfolio of Robbert van Ooijen – The Best Music Infographics. Infographics, Venn diagrams, and flowcharts: They are hard to avoid these days and data visualization is a hot topic. Therefore, HaveYouHeard.It did some research for you and selected the best music related infographics.

Enjoy! Electronic music flowchart, via Toothpaste for Dinner: Most Pirated Artists 2007-2010: Ideas, issues, knowledge, data - visualized! Decoding Data. 7 Interesting Infographics For Only Graphic Designers and Web Designers. The basic material of an information graphic is the data, information, or knowledge that the graphic presents. Social Media Growth Statistics.