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Free download: Infographic Vector Kit

Free download: Infographic Vector Kit
We have a fantastic freebie to download today from Pixeden, a one stop place for great tools for the modern design. Released first and exclusively on WDD, it’s an infographic vector kit, with the most used elements that you may need for your infographic designs. Included in this set is a world map, gender elements, as well as multiple pie and bar charts. The elements in the kit can be used for personal and commercial purposes. The file is available for free for all Webdesigner Depot and Mighty Deals subscribers. Please enter your email address below and click the download button. WDD staff are proud to be able to bring you this daily blog about web design and development.

10 Free Tools To Create Visually Appealing Infographics By Akhter on June 12, 2012 10 Free Tools To Create Visually Appealing Infographics Don't Forget to participate in a contest where you can win an amazing e-Commerce template from TemplateMonster. Infographics is the graphical representation of information or data. In this round up, we are presenting some free tools that you can use to create visually appealing and effective Infographics. Visual.ly Visual.ly Create is the fastest, smartest and most beautiful approach to data visualization yet. Stat Planet Create fully customizable interactive and animated bar charts, time series and scatter plots. Inkscape It is a free vector graphic tool. with this tool you can create your overall infographic free. ChartBin With this tool you can create your own interactive map. Creately One click styling, pretty shapes, curvy connectors and more helps you create beautiful diagrams and infographics. Wordle Wordle is a toy for generating “word clouds” from text that you provide. ManyEyes Google Public Data Tableau

22 Useful Online Chart & Graph Generators Have you ever encounter situations where you need to create a simple yet good-looking chart, graphs or diagrams and all you have is your browser? Charts are good and effective way to show relationship between entities but sometimes creating one can be pretty challenging especially when your favorite word processing software is not around. In today’s post, we want to highlight some of the best web services that allow you to create various charts and graphs online on-the-fly. Most of them are easy to use and don’t you even worry about the design. Your output will be as good as what you see in the screen shots below. Full list after jump. Rich Chart LiveCreate enjoyable and captivating Flash Charts from your web browser. DIY ChartDIY (Do it yourself) Chart is a Web-based, simple and powerful online tool to create interactive charts and graphs from static or dynamic data which may be generated using any scripting language. Hohli ChartsHohli Charts lets you dynamically generate charts.

10 Steps To Designing An Amazing Infographic Information can be useful—and even beautiful—but only when it’s presented well. In an age of information overload, any guidance through the clutter comes as a welcome relief. That’s one reason for the recent popularity of information graphics. Infographics are visual designs that help to explain complicated data in a simple way (mental-health emergencies at Burning Man, anyone?). Over the last decade, Hyperakt has come to specialize in this type of design, and we’ve found a process that works for us. 1. Sifting through data is where it all begins. 2. While it’s tempting to read only the highlighted facts and skim the rest, this shortcut tends to result in more time wasted later. 3. What starts as boring data will become a boring infographic unless a great story can be found. 4. As a story emerges from the data at hand, it’s time to stop for a reality check. The truth in information takes experience to uncover. 5. In almost any piece of research, there is a "hero" that leads the story.

10 Awesome Twitter Analytics and Visualization Tools Recently Twitter rolled out their native analytics platform for all users and now you can get some quality data about your tweets directly from Twitter. After researching over a thousand Twitter Tools for the Twitter Tools Book I came across many Twitter analytics and visualization tools. These Twitter tools were designed to add value by presenting a different way to visualize or analyze your tweets, the people in your network, and the tweets from the people in your network. Many tools tried to add value and failed. The following tools, however, stand out in my mind as exceptional or entertaining and I recommend you check them out if you want to analyze and visualize your activity on Twitter. 1. TweepsMap is an excellent Twitter tool for both analyzing and visualizing your Twitter network. As it’s name suggests it does this by showing you how your followers are distributed on a map, in terms of percentages. You can see the distribution of my followers below. Intelligent publishing. Unique.

Interactive Graphics Mapping the world’s worst Ebola epidemic More than 2,600 people in West Africa have been killed by the virus, for which there is no known cure. The world’s worst recorded epidemic […] View the interactive example → History of Ebola outbreaks Since 1976, there have been about 30 recorded Ebola outbreaks that have infected humans. View the interactive example →

The 20 Best Marketing Infographics of 2012 Compelling imagery and visual design ruled marketing in 2012. Never before have pictures and images been so important for igniting engagement in your social media, email, and content marketing campaigns/strategies. With that, the popularity of infographics (information graphics) has also taken the marketing world by storm, and it’s easy to [literally] see why. Psst…Want to make an infographic of your own? Social Media:“Like Us!” How Much Time, Money Do Small Businesses Spend on Social Media? The Power of Pinterest; Internet Marketing Inc. How LinkedIn Works; InfographicLabs The ROI of Social Media – Is Social Media Marketing Effective? Blogging:12 Things to Do After You’ve Written a Blog Post; DivvyHQ Virality:The Anatomy of Going Viral; Single Grain Copywriting:15 Grammar Goofs That Make You Look Silly; Copyblogger Content Marketing:Understanding the Content Marketing Explosion; BlueGlass The Anatomy of Content Marketing; Content+ Email Marketing:Email Best Practices; eMerge Social vs.

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