Infographics

Technical SEO 101: Get Your Websites Ranked on Google [Infographic]

SEO success may start with great content, but it doesn't end there. Technical SEO is also vitally important. This infographic guides you through …

SEO

Instructional

GREG MAXSON’S EXPLANATORY GRAPHICS.When I was the consulting graphics director for Popular Science back in the 1990s, I commissioned Greg to produce …

The Importance and Beauty of Information

Information and storytelling emerged as major themes at the biennial Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) conference, which opened in …

Infographic Design: Creating Hierarchy with Julia Frenkle | PRINT

<i>The following is an excerpt from HOWU’s Principles of Infographic Design Principles taught by Julia Frenkle, who founded Opus, a design agency in</i> …

Digital Design

Mind Map: Common Core Standards for Mathematical Practice. High School: Geometry

Mind Map: Standards for Mathematical Practice. High School: Geometry<p>Common Core: High School: Geometry<p>The Common Core is a set of high-quality …

Education

Using KUMU for Visualizing Interview Data by Bernadette Wright

Good day, I’m <b>Bernadette Wright</b>, program evaluator with Meaningful Evidence, LLC. Conducting interviews as part of a program evaluation is a great way …

Education Technology

Custom visuals now available in the Office store

Custom visuals have come a long way since they were announced as part of the GA of Power BI back in July 2015. From best visual contest, to a new and …

Microsoft

In Defense of Simplicity, A Data Visualization Journey

The last 8–9 years of my career have been focused on Data Visualization, which has given me plenty of time to develop a philosophy or two about my …

Creativity

4 Important Tips for Using Positive Reinforcement Charts for Kids

Share<p>Positive reinforcement charts, or reward charts, are common tools when it comes to positive parenting. They’re also frequently used in schools …

Parenting

Why People Leave Their Data Viz Jobs

There are prominent theorists and practitioners in data visualization that simply do not believe there is such a thing as a dedicated data …

Data Visualization

See the Forrest Gump Cast Then and Now

The <b>Forrest Gump cast</b> will always have a special place in our hearts, no matter how much time passes by. Of course, actor Tom Hanks was unforgettable …

Movies

Beer Cap Maps USA Puzzle Map

Posted on Mar 21, 2017 | 0 comments<p>Beer Cap Maps are the perfect way to show off your beer cap collection. With maps of your home state or favorite …

Maps

Is Artificial Intelligence Right for Your Business? Implementing AI and Machine Learning [Infographic]

Robots haven't taken over yet, but the use of artificial intelligence apps and machine learning is growing. Check out this infographic to see which …

Machine Learning

Here Are The Top Words Of 2016

We recently covered a project Google News Lab did called The Rhythm of Food about how food trends have changed over the years, but to celebrate 2016, …

Language

The Top 8 Graphic Design Trends in 2017 [Infographic]

Graphic design has always been important in the business world. Aside from an effective SEO framework and strategic content marketing, another …

Graphic Design

7 ways to repurpose content

Before getting into <i>how</i> you can repurpose your original content, let's look at <i>why</i> you should do so.<p>First, you'll ensure your content lives longer. …

Content Marketing

Boston Schools First to Stop Using This Totally Wrong World Map

Visualize the world map. You’re probably imagining the Mercator projection, the standard used across American schools. Unfortunately, that map is …

Education

Visual Content on Social Media: How to Use It to Improve Engagement

Social media marketing is increasingly becoming a struggle to capture audience’ attention. It’s not enough that social networks are forcibly …

Social Media Marketing

How to Use Product Recommendations to Encourage Purchase Behavior [Infographic]

Customers who purchase based on product recommendations result in a 20% higher average order value, according to data analyzed by Dynamic Yield. …

Marketing

Interactive map of educational attainment in America

This nifty interactive map shows education levels of everyone over 25, with red representing less than high school continuing up the spectrum to blue …

Education

How to convert and prepare TopoJSON files for interactive mapping with d3

Step 4 — <b>Optional step: Simplify your map</b><p>The simplify option allows you to adjust the level of detail by dragging a slider. The more you simplify the …

Photoshop

How to Create Beautifully Detailed Maps Using Twitter Data - Creators

One of Eric Fischer's tweet maps. Images via<p>Using the geotagging data from from Twitter’s public API, data artist and “map geek,” Eric Fischer created the most detailed tweet map ever. With the help of his Mapbox article that outlines both his creative process and the tools he built for the …

Infographic: Photography Cheat Sheet That Simplifies Shutter Speed

<b>Having trouble grasping</b> the concept of and determining what shutter speed to use in various settings?<p><b>This cheat sheet</b> by travel photography blog …

Photography

Infographic: Every Freelancer Needs to Know These Facts

Like CGfrog on Facebook:<p>Did you know that America’s freelance workforce earned <b>$1 Trillion</b> in 2016? Freelancers will represent 40% of the US workforce …

Freelancing

Infographics Software for Mac, Windows and Linux

The inserted pictures can be modified with brightness, contrast and transparency. Also, with the crop tools, you can trim a picture to any shape, …

Software

Here's a map that shows the extreme disparity in population density across the world

You may have heard that the majority of the world’s population actually lives within a relatively small circle that covers China, India, Japan, and other parts of Southeast Asia.<p>That’s a pretty extreme example of population density – but here’s one that is even more impressive.<p>It’s quite simple …

Geography

How to partner with data to create insightful stories

Whether you’re a marketer trying to persuade people, a technologist building a startup, or an executive making business decisions, data is your partner. You can use it to make better decisions, and create insightful data stories inside and outside your company.<p>The first step is to accept your …

Data Visualization

These Creative Companies Are Changing The World! - Infographic

The world is set in its ways, and so are its people. It takes something extremely creative and revolutionary to change anything about it. Here are 6 …

Creativity

How to Choose the Best Genealogy Software

Choosing genealogy software can feel like looking for a new car. There are so many choices and so many things to consider that it feels overwhelming. …

The Problem With Interactive Graphics | Co.Design

In his talk, Baur notes that he got these numbers from talks given by <i>Times</i> graphic editors Gregor Aisch and Archie Tse (you can find Aisch’s talk here and Tse’s talk here). Baur lead with these numbers not to depress people about the value of data visualization, but rather to bring up the question …

Data Visualization