Periodic Table of Typefaces. Large original English version HERESpanish version HEREPortuguese version HERE PRINTS, SOURCE FILES, and other Periodic Table of Typeface related goodies are available HERE The Periodic Table of Typefaces is obviously in the style of all the thousands of over-sized Periodic Table of Elements posters hanging in schools and homes around the world.
This particular table lists 100 of the most popular, influential and notorious typefaces today. As with traditional periodic tables, this table presents the subject matter grouped categorically. The Table of Typefaces groups by families and classes of typefaces: sans-serif, serif, script, blackletter, glyphic, display, grotesque, realist, didone, garalde, geometric, humanist, slab-serif and mixed. Each cell of the table lists the typeface and a one or two character "symbol" (made up by me simply based on logic), the designer, year designed and a ranking of 1 through 100. The sites used to determine the rankings are as follows : The World's Best Presentations. Think you know PowerPoint?
Think again. You haven't seen the real power of a presentation until you've taken a look at the winners of SlideShare's annual "World's Best Presentation" contest. SlideShare is a San Francisco-based company that operates a popular Web site used by business professionals and graphic designers to share ideas by uploading presentations. The winners of the 2009 competition exemplify the best techniques of presentation design. "We don't just want to create a presentation-sharing company. Dan Roam, visual-thinking expert and author of The Back of the Napkin, won first place for his collaboration with Dr. Big fonts, spare text, simple images"I learned long ago that when helping executives clarify their ideas, nothing is more powerful than a simple hand-drawn sketch. The second- and third-place winners took Kawasaki's advice and relied heavily on visuals to deliver emotionally engaging ideas. Healthcare Napkins All.
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It enables professionals, educationists, businesses, non profits, and governments to upload documents, podcasts, Webinars, PDFs, professional videos, Webmeetings to SlideShare to share ideas, conduct research, connect with others, and generate leads for their businesses. The company allows users to upload and share on blogs, Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn.
SlideShare Inc. was founded in 2006 and is based in San Francisco, California with an office in New Delhi, India. As of May 17, 2012, SlideShare Inc. operates as a subsidiary of LinkedIn Corporation. 480 2nd Street Suite 300 San Francisco, CA 94107 United States Founded in 2006. A Periodic Table of Visualization Methods. The Back of the Napkin home page. Infographic of the Day: Which Burger Chains Dominate the U.S. La. America is littered with fast food restaurants.
But which ones dominate in each region? You might be surprised. WeatherSealed analyzed location data for eight of the country's major burger chains, and mapped the results--with a twist: Each individual restaurant location has equal power. The entity that controls each point casts the most aggregate burger force upon it, as calculated by the inverse-square law--kind of like a chart outlining the gravitational wells of galactic star clusters, but in an alternate, fast food universe.
That simply means that the graph above shows relative density of each chain. And that, you could argue, is an indicator of relative brand strength: McDonald's doesn't have to have four stores in a single block, because people will come to the one that they do have. Read More: Infographic of the Day: McDonald's Heat Wave [Via Chart Porn]
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