background preloader

Data Visualization Blog

Data Visualization Blog

Related:  Infographics

Infographic of the Day: A Strange, Brilliant Map Of The World's Population In the visual syntax of infographics and maps, bigger equals… well, bigger. Large dots on a map or bars in a chart correspond to a proportionally large quantity of stuff being visualized--like, for instance, the number of people living in a certain geographic area. But its new visualization of world population density called "Dencity," Fathom turns this basic graphic language on its head. What if bigger dots on a map signified fewer people, sparsely scattered? As it turns out, this counterintuitive approach makes brilliant sense.

Top Ten Free Tools To Create Awesome Infographics Information graphics or infographics as it is generally called are graphical or visual representation of information. It’s an efficient means to present complex information or knowledge in a simple and clear way without any complications. All through the years, this serves as an excellent means for computer scientists, statisticians and different technicians to develop and deliver different concepts using certain symbols that have specific meanings in different processes. Malaria: The Drug Resistance Story Drugs and Diagnostics The current treatment for malaria is artemisinin-based combination therapies (ACTs). ACTs are effective and are well-tolerated by patients, but because of their high cost, patients often purchase cheaper, less-effective drugs, poor-quality drugs, or counterfeits, all of which can increase the risk that drug-resistant strains of malaria will emerge.

How To Create Outstanding Modern Infographics In this tutorial you will learn that data doesn't have to be boring, it can be beautiful! Learn how to use various graph tools, illustration techniques and typography to make an accurate and inspiring infographic in Adobe Illustrator. Start by using the Rectangle Tool (M) to draw a shape. Give it a subtle radial gradient too. The entire design is based on a grid of four columns. To make the columns first select the rectangle and drag a guide onto the centre of the shape.

Seven Online Infographic Builders That You Have to Try The world is becoming increasingly visual – especially the online world. Thanks to social media and the explosion of sites such as Pinterest, displaying information in a visual way has become even more important. But it can be time consuming and even brain-boggling. 10 Awesome Free Tools To Make Infographics Advertisement 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

GOOD + Gates Foundation In the summer of 2010 the folks at GOOD magazine partnered up with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on a collaborative campaign to bring attention to individuals and organizations working to bring about positive change in education, and global health & development. Kiss Me I’m Polish was brought on board to assist with the effort by designing a multi-faceted series of information graphics on topics ranging from the Millennium Development Goals (MDGS), the U.S. Education system, and Polio, to name a few. The resulting diagrams were published on both the GOOD and Gates websites over the course of the year. Our approach in illustrating such a vast array of content in a cohesive yet distinctive way was to explore a common visual thread for all diagrams within each set, while in turn, differentiating the individual sets from one another.

Download Infographics Vector Templates For Free Infographic is a informative graph for the people and new trend of graphic, people can easy get the information about the technologies, social network users, and about other varieties of things through infographics, people can get the new or popular trend of the time, people also like to create infographics designs to share their information with people, you can also use free vector template of the infographics, you have not to strive to create infographic design that attract others towards your infographic design, you can use free vector templates of infographic designs, or share your information with the people of the world. In today’s round up, I am sharing with you a collection of well-designed infograhics free vector templates, you can download these free vector infographic templates for free or create your own infographic graphic and share for your useful information with world. Free Infographic Vector Elements Infographics Vector Pack Vector beautiful callout pie chart info graphics

Data Wrangler UPDATE: The Stanford/Berkeley Wrangler research project is complete, and the software is no longer actively supported. Instead, we have started a commercial venture, Trifacta. For the most recent version of the tool, see the free Trifacta Wrangler. Why wrangle? Too much time is spent manipulating data just to get analysis and visualization tools to read it. 20+ Tools to Create Your Own Infographics 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.

9 Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics - DATA VISUALIZATION Powerful Free Infographic Tools To Create Your Own Infographics A Do-It-Yourself Guide to Infographics Infographics are everywhere, and we can’t get enough of them! By presenting information in a compact and creative format, infographics are able to quickly convey knowledge and engage its viewers. Most Infographics are fun to read and provide valuable information. Important to marketers, submitting unique infographics to the web that have to do with your niche, is one of the best things you can do for online marketing!

21 Effective Infographic Animations using Stylish Typography Introduction Infographics are visual illustrations that use a variety of symbols, and diagrams to portray or teach an informative lesson or story. Combined with kinetic typography and skillful animation, these animated infographics become interesting and engaging for the audience and hopefully inform us with valuable information. Patrick Clair

Hispanic Advertising - Using Sketchup To Extrude 3D Advertising Graphics « Ed Schipul Hispanic Advertising – Using Sketchup To Extrude 3D Advertising Graphics We recently closed a client in the Hispanic advertising space so I was reading the AdAge Hispanic Fact Pack. This, crossed with recently going through the initial tutorial in Google Sketchup made me want to play with the pie chart as a 3D infographic for better visualization. I did not do that. By no stretch does this graphic do a better job of conveying the information than the flat pie chart.