Cool Infographics

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Animated History of Home Siding Materials

Fixr has published their research of How the Use of Home Siding Materials Has Changed Over 40 Years as this animated data visualization changing the …

Visualization of Hurricane Florence's Path

Harry Stevens from Axios created a simple but great visualization of Why Hurricane Florence is so unusual — and so dangerous. The DataViz shows what …

Extremely Detailed 2016 Election Map

The New York Times has published An Extremely Detailed Map of the 2016 Election, and it's fascinating to explore!<p>Their full article, Political …

Elections

How America Uses its Land

America's land use is very diverse and scattered throughout the states. By using surveys, satellite images and categorizations the U.S. Department of …

Infographics

Giveaway: 5W Information Graphics & Data Visualization Workshop Dallas

This month (August 2018) I'm giving away ONE FREE ticket to attend the 5W Information Graphics and Data Visualization 2-day workshop in Dallas, TX on …

An Introduction to Hydroponics

Hydroponics is a method of growing plants without soils. An Introduction to Hydroponics infographic goes over the benefits of using the technique, …

The UK's Brexit Options in the EuroZone Visualized

The team at Information Is Beautiful have visualized the different options available to the UK in EuroZones: The Brexit Landscape, and have been …

Interactive Infographic From Coca-Cola Spain

Coca-Cola Spain is using the tool ThingLink to add animation and interactivity to their marketing infographics. ThingLink allows you to create …

What Your Font Says About You

What Your Font Choices Say About You infographic from GetVoip is a comical explanation of why we choose what font we use.<p><i>In 1975, two Swiss</i> …

Giveaway: Design Better Charts in PowerPoint

The giveaway for June is <b>ONE FREE PASS</b> to my complete class on Skillshare, 44 minutes for all 10 lessons! Students with a Free Access Link can watch …

Demonstration

The Family Banners of Westeros

The Family Banners of Westeros infographic from UK Feather Flags describes the meaning behind the designs on the flags from the popular HBO …

TV Series

Digital Photography 101

The Digital Photography 101 infographic from The Backdrop Store is a great primer for newcomers to the basics of photography.<p>This is a great use of …

Infographics

The Real Cost of Unproductive Meetings

Meetings are important to a companies success no matter what the size; however, unproductive meetings can be extremely costly. STL produced The Real …

Time Management

Evolution of the English Alphabet

Matt Baker, the creater of the Evolution of the English Alphabet chart, traced the English alphabet all the way back to Proto-Sinaitic in 1750 BCE. …

Animated Visualization of First Leaf Appearance

Spring is coming! Jeremy White at the NY Times has animated data from the USA National Phenology Network showing the average dates of "first leaf" …

Creating Clickable Social Cards

The How to Create Clickable Social Cards infographic walks you through the process of using the AnyImage.io site to create social media cards for any …

The Most Successful US State for Sporting Wins

The Most Successful US State for Sporting Wins infographic shows which state's professional teams have the most wins within the "Big Four" sport …

Where Constituent Input Ends Up

Have you ever tried to reach out to Congress? There are multiple ways to contact them, but with the high volume of constituent input, there has to be …

Social Media

Which Sci-Fi Movie Should I Watch?

Which Sci-Fi Movie Should I Watch flow chart from Fish 4 Parts is a reccomendation of a Sci-Fi films based on your genre of choice.<p><i>If you’re</i> …

Science Fiction

The Texas Infographic

Happy Texas Independence Day! March 2, 1836 was when when sixty delegates signed the Texas Declaration of Independence. This event marked Texas’ …

Infographics

16 SEO Myths You Should Ignore Completely

SEO or Search Engine Optimization can be a tricky subject. The 16 SEO Myths You Should Ignore Completely infographic from My Biz Niche gives some …

Myths

Aflac Brunch Commercial #BadDataViz Error

Pancakes ≠ Eggs!<p>This commercial really bugs me! When you visualize information, you need to get the data visualization right! Don't tell people that …

The ICO Explosion of 2017

ICO, or Initial Coin Offering, is a method of fundraising that doesn't sell equity of the company, but selling things called "tokens" or new forms of …

Design Better Charts in PowerPoint Class on Skillshare

This week I launched my first class on the Skillshare platform. Data Visualization: Design Better Charts in PowerPoint is a 10-lesson class covering …

Top Reasons Startups Fail

It takes more than just a good idea for a startup to succeed. Forbes analyzed 101 failed startups and found that The Top Reason Startups Fail, was …

Ikigai - Visualizing the Japanese Concept of Life's Purpose

Ikigai is a Japanese concept that explains how a person can enjoy life. To illustrate this concept, a 4-sided Venn diagram was created by Dan …

Abita Beer Release Calendar 2018

In case you're not familiar with Abita Beers, it's a fantastic brewery out of Louisiana. In addition to a core set of beers, they make a number of …

Securing Your CryptoCurrency Trading Account

There's a lot of hype and investor interest in cryptocurrencies right now. Binance.com is one of the major trading platforms that allows you to …

The Economics of a UK Christmas

Do you have a budget for your christmas this year? The Economics of a UK Christmas infographic from Bridging Loans covers the spending for Christmas …

Typography

2017 Shipping Deadlines

Tis the season for shipping! The 2017 Shipping Deadlines infographic from Ship Station will help you get your last minute presents to their …