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The visualization below highlights something only recently possible on the web: a dynamic, interactive canvas.
In an internet age dominated by readers scanning short-form articles, how can we communicate something complex, nuanced, or dense in a short period of time?
Order out of Chaos (mapping complex data) Visual Thinking
We've officially reached the meta level of infographics with this infographic infographic from Neo Mammalian Studios and Econsultancy. It seems like there's an infographic out there about every topic presented in a variety of different ways. Where this infographic infographic comes into useful play is that if you're looking to convey information in infographic form, this is a very useful guide for figuring out which direction to go in.
Mind Mapping & Diagrams
3-Visualizations & mapping
Mind mapping 3D
Cartes conceptuelles, modèles et gabarits
Infographics and Visualizations as Tools For the Mind – Malofiej 21 · Infographic World Summit · Infographic awardsBy Alberto Cairo
One of the most common questions I get asked is how to get started with data visualisations. Beyond following blogs, you need to practise – and to practise, you need to understand the tools available.
A picture is worth a thousand words – based on this, infographics would carry hundreds of thousands of words, yet if you let a reader choose between a full-length 1000-word article and an infographic that needs a few scroll-downs, they’d probably prefer absorbing information straight from the infographic. What’s not to like? Colored charts and illustrations deliver connections better than tables and figures and as users spend time looking back and forth the full infographic, they stay on the site longer.
The Society for News Design (SND) is a nonprofit organization that brings together around 2,600 visual journalists (designers, infographers, illustrators,…) from around the world.
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This post describes “How Print Design is the Future of Interaction,” a talk I gave at SXSW Interactive on March 12, 2011.
Ever wonder how e-commerce started and has evolved to its state today?
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Last month Hans Rosling, the Swedish global health professor, statician and sword swallower released a desktop version of Gapminder World, his mesmerizing data visualization tool. Named one of Foreign Policy's top 100 global thinkers in 2009, the information design visionary co-founded Gapminder.org with his son and daughter-in-law aiming to make the world's most important trends accessible and digestible to global leaders, policy makers and the general public. The software they developed, Trendalyzer, ( acquired by Google in 2007 ) translates static numbers into dynamic, interactive bubbles moving through time.
August 19, 2009 - 18:19 — daniel BrightIdea has been working with Adobe to manage their innovation. Now a prototype graph visualization built by Asterisq is being featured on their online "WebStorm" for Acrobat, found at http://ideas.acrobat.com . Collecting and Visualizing Ideas
Creating a great visualization is not as hard as it seems.
Browsing the web of data
The art of data visualization